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Lake Superior Zoo

September 22, 2017
In memory: Last of Duluth zoo's first family gone; legacy lives on
September 22, 2017 - 8:25pm
August 24, 2017
Erik Simonson, assistant chief of the Duluth Fire Department and state senator, answers reporters' questions during a press conference Thursday at the Lake Superior Zoo, where it was announced he would become the zoo's new CEO. At right is Diana Bouschor Dodge, president of the board of directors of the Lake Superior Zoological Society. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)
Simonson takes reins of Lake Superior Zoo
August 24, 2017 - 5:11pm
April 29, 2017
Summer hours start Monday at Lake Superior Zoo
April 29, 2017 - 2:04pm
April 2, 2017
Our view: Lobbying event odd — except it works
April 2, 2017 - 9:15pm
February 6, 2013
As the two bears physically checked out each other, Zoo Keepers and Veterinarians kept an eye on Nikita (left) and Berlin as they were introduced Wednesday at the Kansas City Zoo. Interactions were typical, zoo officials said, including sniffing, huffing, grunting and "polar bear dancing." (Photo submitted by the Kansas City Zoo)
Duluth zoo's Berlin shows Kansas City mate she's no pushover
February 6, 2013 - 6:16pm
April 29, 2011
Baby lemur dies at Duluth zoo
April 29, 2011 - 2:40pm
August 27, 2010
The entry to the underwater viewing area of the Polar Shores exhibit flooded Aug. 18 at the Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth. Zoo officials say the flooding caused $175,000 in damage to pumps and electrical equipment in the polar exhibit. They say they expect BNSF, which owns the culvert that caused the flooding, to pay for the damage. (File / News Tribune)
Zoo faces $175,000 repair bill from flooding
August 27, 2010 - 12:00am
August 19, 2010
Signs pointing to various exhibits are surrounded by floodwaters Wednesday afternoon at the Lake Superior Zoo.  (Derek Montgomery / for the News Tribune)
Blocked culvert floods zoo
August 19, 2010 - 12:00am
July 6, 2010
Kero, an Angolan colobus monkey, figures out how to slide a plastic bottle up a rope and away from a cap to get at the treats inside. The monkeys are given problems to solve as enhancements to their daily activities. 
(Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)
Toys, puzzles keep Duluth zoo critters happy
July 6, 2010 - 12:00am
June 17, 2010
A vintage shot of Lake Superior Zoo enthusiasts rushing to see its bear exhibit. Submitted photo
Lake Superior Zoo looking for photos, artifacts and stories
June 17, 2010 - 5:41pm
First 400 get free entry to Duluth zoo on Father's Day
June 17, 2010 - 12:48pm
May 7, 2010
Lake Superior Zoo Director Sam Maida. (News Tribune)
Duluth zoo officials propose big changes for next 20 years
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 6, 2010
Sam Maida describes the Lake Superior Zoo master plan. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)
Duluth zoo unveils $40 million master plan
May 6, 2010 - 11:41am
May 5, 2010
BUZZ Blog: Former Duluth zoo director gets new job
May 5, 2010 - 8:50am
April 22, 2010
The Lake Superior Zoo features environmental-themed activities and exhibits for its annual Earth Tracks event. (Artwork from www.lszoo.org.)
Take the Kids blog: Earth Tracks at the Lake Superior Zoo
April 22, 2010 - 11:57am