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A caribou on Michipicoten Island in Ontario drinks out of Lake Superior. Of more than 450 caribou on the island four years ago, fewer than 100 are still alive after wolves crossed ice to the island in 2014. Wildlife experts are now deciding how to save the last Lake Superior region caribou herd. Photo courtesy of Christian Schroeder
Lake Superior's last caribou nearly gone; Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
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December 8, 2017
Fond du Lac Ojibwe School students harvest wild rice on Dead Fish Lake in 2007. File / News Tribune
State of Minnesota, Fond du Lac Band reach agreement on treaty rights
December 8, 2017 - 7:51pm
Duluth police Sgt. Matthew McShane talks with protesters outside of Enbridge Energy on Friday. (Steve Kuchera / button
Protesters occupy Enbridge offices in Duluth
December 8, 2017 - 5:48pm
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Alaska just reported one of the most extreme snowfall rates on record: 10 inches per hour
December 8, 2017 - 12:41pm
December 7, 2017
A tanker truck passes by an Enbridge storage tank near Berthold, N.D. Michael Vosburg/Forum News Service
PUC: Line 3 environmental review needs more work
December 7, 2017 - 9:20pm
December 6, 2017
Wisconsin city approves 40-year deal to buy Lake Michigan water
December 6, 2017 - 8:38pm
Vista from a high spot on Isle Royale's Greenstone Trail. (Bob Downing/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS)
Bikes in the Boundary Waters? Bill in Congress would allow it.
December 6, 2017 - 1:32pm
December 5, 2017
Lake Superior water level drops in November
December 5, 2017 - 1:08pm
December 4, 2017
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks on June 2, 2017 during the daily briefing in the Brady Briefing Room at the White House in Washington D.C. (Molly Riley/Sipa USA/TNS
EPA reverses rule requiring mine cleanup money
December 4, 2017 - 6:45pm
Recycle your holiday lights
December 4, 2017 - 5:45pm
Isle Royale was down to just two wolves last winter when this photo was taken. Now, trail cameras appear to show just one wolf remains as the National Park Service nears a final decision on when to bring new wolves to the island. Photo courtesy of Michigan Technological University.
Park Service nearing decision on Isle Royale wolves
December 4, 2017 - 3:54pm
December 2, 2017
A common Loon sits on its nest on Island Lake north of Duluth. File / News Tribune
Push underway to build National Loon Center in Minnesota
December 2, 2017 - 7:50pm
Enbridge Line 3 contractors were back to work after a protest at the site in August. File / News Tribune
Line 3 will impact Native Americans, review says
December 2, 2017 - 4:40pm
December 1, 2017
Customers haul their purchases from a vintage sale at the Goodwill store on Garfield Avenue in Duluth in 2011. File / News Tribune
Goodwill to stop offering new bags at checkout
December 1, 2017 - 9:00pm
Sam Cook column: Unexpected encounter in the winter woods
December 1, 2017 - 4:36pm