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Handguns are lined at at a booth during the National Rifle Association's annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn., April 10, 2015. Caught in an angry social media storm, a number of marketers have ended promotions linked to the NRA, but it’s unclear whether boycotts have a lasting impact. (Joe Buglewicz/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
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April 22, 2018
Ask a Conservation Officer: When is sturgeon season?
April 22, 2018 - 7:15pm
Grand Marais, Cook County propose new regional park
April 22, 2018 - 7:15pm
042218.O.DNT.SturgeonC1 -- Dan Wilfond, a fisheries specialist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at French River, holds a 63.7-inch, 70-pound female lake sturgeon during DNR sampling on the St. Louis River in April last year. The fish was fitted with an acoustic transmitter, and its movements are being monitored as part of an ongoing study by several agencies. Minnesota DNR photo
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish's reproduction on St. Louis River
April 22, 2018 - 3:31pm
042218.O.DNT.STEGERc1 -- Ely's Will Steger loads gear into his canoe-sled on March 21 at Black Lake, Saskatchewan at the start of his 70-day, 1,000-mile trek across Canada's barren lands. Photo courtesy Steger Wilderness Center
Steger plugging away on barren lands solo trek
April 22, 2018 - 1:10pm
042218.O.DNT.FieldC1:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries officials say the smallmouth bass population on Mille Lacs Lake is in good shape. News Tribune file photo
Field Reports: Mille Lacs smallmouth bass population healthy
April 22, 2018 - 11:21am
Outdoors Notes
April 22, 2018 - 10:24am
Larry Gadaire of Grand Forks stands by two of the boats -- a canoe and kayak -- he built in his shop. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
April 22, 2018 - 7:48am
Brad Dokken
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
April 22, 2018 - 7:20am
Duluth News Tribune outdoors writer Sam Cook pauses on a 20-below-zero morning on Canada's Baffin Island while covering a dogsled expedition led by Ely's Will Steger in 2007.
Longtime readers, story subjects, cohorts reflect on Sam Cook's career
April 22, 2018 - 5:00am
Outdoors calendar
April 22, 2018 - 4:22am
Sam Cook is an outdoors writer for the Duluth News Tribune.
Sam Cook column: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
April 22, 2018 - 1:59am
Duluth News Tribune outdoors writer Sam Cook holds a lake trout he caught on Basswood north of Ely while doing an outdoors story for the newspaper. Cook will retire from outdoors writing at the newspaper on Friday. Kelly Murphy photo
Sam Cook paddles into retirement: After 38 years as the News Tribune’s outdoors writer, he hangs up his notebook
April 22, 2018 - 1:22am
April 21, 2018
The ticks have been waiting for warmer weather, and they are hungry
April 21, 2018 - 3:35pm
April 20, 2018
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: For two boys, fishing season is already here
April 20, 2018 - 5:00am