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Endangered piping plovers, like this one on Long Island in Chequamegon Bay, may return to Twin Ports beaches in coming days. People and their dogs are asked to stay away if signs are posted that plovers are present. (2009 file /  News Tribune)
Park Point plover plight perplexing
5 hours 8 min ago
April 26, 2017
The U.S. Forest Service is proposing a major logging, burning and thinning project north and east the Gunflint Trail, in part to create moose habitat. (Photo courtesy of Brian Borkholder)
Logging, intentional fires planned in Superior National Forest to improve moose habitat
April 26, 2017 - 11:22am
April 24, 2017
Dexter, Warm Fuzzies pet of the week
Pets of the Week
April 24, 2017 - 12:45pm
April 18, 2017
The last two wolves on Isle Royale made it through the winter, but the 7-year-old female and 9-year-old male are believed too old to reproduce. National Park Service officials are moving to bring more wolves to the island. Photo courtesy of Michigan Technological University
Last two wolves hanging on at Isle Royale
April 18, 2017 - 7:00am
April 16, 2017
Wildwoods Wildlife Rehabilitation Center volunteer Isa Kielas-Jensen of Duluth feeds a baby squirrel at the center in Duluth Wednesday afternoon. Wildwoods moved to a new site last spring, finished a new wildlife dormitory last fall and they keep taking in more injured and orphaned wild animals -- up 20 percent again last year to more than 1,200 wild animals admitted. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Injured wildlife still flocking to Wildwoods
April 16, 2017 - 9:00pm
April 15, 2017
A Matabele ant is seen carrying an injured mate back to the nest after a raid in this July 26, 2013 handout photo provided Apri. 12, 2017.  Scientists say a sub-Saharan ant species engages in surprising rescue behavior, retrieving injured comrades after battles with termites.  Courtesy Erik Frank/Hanout via REUTERS
Ants march into battle and rescue their wounded comrades
April 15, 2017 - 7:00am
April 14, 2017
Pets of the Week
April 14, 2017 - 7:55pm
April 13, 2017
Take part in ‘City Nature Challenge’ this weekend
April 13, 2017 - 5:04pm
April 12, 2017
The International Wolf Center, Ely. (file / News Tribune)
Wolf Center to celebrate 1 million visitors
April 12, 2017 - 4:49pm
April 11, 2017
Rusty is a 10-year-old orange tabby.
Pets of the week for April 11, 2017
April 11, 2017 - 9:50am
April 10, 2017
Dave Seaton looks at a young moose that he and several other Gunflint Trail residents helped rescue after it fell through deteriorating ice on Hungry Jack Lake. The moose walked away apparently unharmed. Photo courtesy of Jim Morrison
Young moose rescued after falling through ice
April 10, 2017 - 5:54pm
April 9, 2017
A yellow Lab delivers a ruffed grouse to a hunter. News Tribune file photo
Field Reports: Retriever Club offers training classes
April 9, 2017 - 6:53am
April 7, 2017
City of Duluth to reopen dog parks
April 7, 2017 - 8:31pm
April 4, 2017
Gordon dog rescue attempt unsuccessful
April 4, 2017 - 1:42pm
Pets of the Week
April 4, 2017 - 12:19am
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