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GENERAL NOTICE TO
Emerald ash borer
February 3, 2019
Reader's View: City wrong to remove ash trees
The travesty of cutting down our beautiful ash trees to fight the emerald ash borer is becoming increasingly clear. The city wasted a small fortune to remove the beautiful white ashes (purple leaf fall color) from the streets, but those in yards and surrounding forests weren't removed....
February 3, 2019 - 6:13pm
January 30, 2019
A benefit of extreme cold: It kills the dreaded emerald ash borer
MOORHEAD — Here’s a warm thought for ash tree admirers as the region finds itself coping with an arctic deep freeze: Temperatures that plunge...
January 30, 2019 - 6:55pm
July 24, 2018
Ash borer response spreads to West Duluth
Heralding the advance of an unwelcome pest, green ribbons wrapped near the base of ash trees have appeared in West Duluth. "We're trying to...
July 24, 2018 - 6:00pm
June 29, 2018
Reader's View: We're cutting down trees to save them?
The removal of ash trees lining Duluth's streets seems a no-brainer. I wonder. I love the purple fall color of our white ash street trees and wonder maybe we don't have to cut them down. (Incidentally, I was in favor of removing the trees on Fourth Street, as it was necessary to fix...
June 29, 2018 - 10:32pm
June 16, 2018
As emerald ash borer beetle approaches, an update on invasive insects
When it was first reported that the ravenous Japanese beetle had entered North Dakota and Minnesota, and the tree-killing machine called emerald...
June 16, 2018 - 8:13am
July 27, 2017
Tiny stingless wasps released in Hartley Park to slow spread of emerald ash borer
Minnesota Department of Agriculture officials released three species of stingless wasps in Duluth's Hartley Park Thursday morning, in hopes that...
July 27, 2017 - 6:02pm
July 23, 2017
Scientists invade Duluth to share emerald ash borer research
Scientists have been studying emerald ash borers since the Chinese insects started killing ash trees near Detroit 15 years ago. They've been...
July 23, 2017 - 8:30pm
June 7, 2017
Tiny beetle poses big threat to northern Minnesota trees
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Alexandria is preparing for an invasion. A tiny beetle about a half-inch long could wipe out the most popular kind...
June 7, 2017 - 9:02am
May 13, 2010
Update on Parks & Rec offerings
Chester Creek concert series Summer is just around the corner. It's time to grab your lawn chair and head out to one of Duluth's most beautiful parks for a night of free entertainment. The Chester Creek Concerts will kick off the 2010 season on June 1, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., with music...
May 13, 2010 - 6:54pm
March 18, 2010
Minnesota has a new, unwelcome, resident: the Emerald Ash Borer
On May 14, 2009, a tiny green bug was found in the St. Anthony Park neighborhood of St. Paul. Within a month, 68 trees were confirmed as containing the bug. Since then, 50 more trees were suspected. Then, on Feb. 28, 2010, more were found a few blocks away in the City of Minneapolis....
March 18, 2010 - 6:38pm
June 12, 2009
Minnesota bans bringing firewood to state parks, forests
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has made its message about firewood as clear as possible: Don't bring any with you when you come to state parks and forests. The DNR is tightening its firewood rules after the emerald ash borer was discovered in St. Paul last month, the...
June 12, 2009 - 12:00am
April 7, 2009
Insect moves closer to Northland's millions of ash trees
A small, tree-killing insect from China has jumped across the entire state of Wisconsin in a single bound. Wisconsin officials announced today that emerald ash borer had been discovered in Victory, a small Mississippi River town 20 miles south of La Crosse. It's the first confirmed...
April 7, 2009 - 1:56pm
March 12, 2009
The emerald ash borer problem
Northern Minnesota and Wisconsin are considered vulnerable to emerald ash borer because of the millions of acres of ash trees that grow in the wild and the large number of urban ash trees. No species of ash has been able to withstand the bugs. The emerald ash borer has killed every...
March 12, 2009 - 12:00am
March 11, 2009
Emerald ash borers appear ready to spread north
The outbreak of tree-killing emerald ash borers in southeastern Wisconsin is too big to eradicate and probably can't be stopped from spreading...
March 11, 2009 - 10:45pm