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September 9, 2017
Lake Superior Zoo receives four-year accreditation
September 9, 2017 - 12:48pm
July 25, 2017
A Painted Lady butterfly sits on a cone flower. (file / News Tribune)
Butterfly exhibit opens at Lake Superior Zoo
July 25, 2017 - 7:11pm
June 5, 2017
Dave Benson
Interim CEO hired for Lake Superior Zoo
June 5, 2017 - 11:15pm
May 25, 2017
Lake Superior Zoo on Thursday introduced a baby lemur -- seen here clinging to its mother. The lemur was born in April. (Photo courtesy of Lake Superior Zoo)
New lemur at the zoo
May 25, 2017 - 8:21pm
May 17, 2017
Corey Leet
Lake Superior Zoo CEO resigns
May 17, 2017 - 5:39pm
April 28, 2017
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Curious monkeys explore GoPro camera at zoo
April 28, 2017 - 10:46am
April 14, 2017
Easter event to be held Saturday at the zoo
April 14, 2017 - 6:56pm
March 26, 2017
Moutig, one of two young European-born snow leopards, recently arrived at the Como Zoo in St. Paul. Moutig, a three-year-old male, made his public debut in early March. Courtesy of Como Friends.
Zoo in Minnesota to raise two more rare snow leopards
March 26, 2017 - 8:10pm
March 7, 2017
The four-year-old male white rhino called Vince is seen in this handout picture released by the Domaine de Thoiry (Thoiry zoo and wildlife park) on March 7, 2017. The four-year-old male white rhino called Vince was found dead in his enclosure by his keeper at the Thoiry zoo and wildlife park about 30 miles west of Paris on Tuesday morning after an overnight break-in, the zoo said. Arthus Boutin /Domaine de Thoiry/Handout via REUTERS
White rhino shot dead in French zoo, horn sawn off
March 7, 2017 - 9:56am
February 9, 2017
Dr. Michael Overend of Lake County Veterinary Clinic (from left) and Amy Gallagher and Dr. Louise Beyea of the Lake Superior Zoo examine the mouth and gums of Jenner, a 5-year-old genet at the zoo, on Thursday. The zoo has received new dental care and digital X-ray equipment as part of a $9,500 donation from the Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry. (Photo courtesy of Lake Superior Zoo)
Lake Superior Zoo receives dental care grant
February 9, 2017 - 6:19pm
November 3, 2016
Zoo operating under winter hours
November 3, 2016 - 7:49pm
October 24, 2016
Ozzie the desert tortoise struts past the pavilion at the Lake Superior Zoo. On Monday, the Duluth City Council approved a  $200,000 stopgap subsidy to aid the financially troubled zoo.  (file photo / News Tribune)
Lake Superior Zoo to receive financial boost from city
October 24, 2016 - 8:54pm
October 20, 2016
Ussuri, a male Amur tiger, on display patrols his exhibit at the Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth in February, 2013. (file photo / News Tribune)
Duluth City Council prepares to offer financial assistance to zoo
October 20, 2016 - 9:55pm
October 19, 2016
Young ring-tailed lemurs cling to an adult at the Lake Superior Zoo.  (Lake Superior Zoo photo)
Financial aid sought to keep Lake Superior Zoo afloat
October 19, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 13, 2016
The Lake Superior Zoo announced today that it has picked Corey Leet, a manager for Medtronic, to serve as its next CEO. (Submitted photo)
Duluth's Lake Superior Zoo hires new CEO
October 13, 2016 - 5:47pm