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May 4, 2019
Minnesota DNR Commissioner Sarah Strommen holds up her first ever wild turkey bagged as part of Gov. Tim Walz' turkey hunt in southeastern Minnesota last weekend. Joining were lawmakers and veteran turkey hunters. Contributed photo.
Field Reports: What colors are best for fishing lures?
May 4, 2019 - 10:30pm
April 30, 2019
The Minnesota House on Tuesday, April 30, voted to ban hunting of wolves. National Park Service photo
Minnesota House moves to ban wolf hunting
April 30, 2019 - 9:00pm
Moose have reached their condense highest population level on record at Isle Royale even as new wolves have been moved to the Lake Superior island. Michigan Tech photo.
Isle Royale moose devouring forest
April 30, 2019 - 7:00am
March 25, 2019
A wolf trapped on Ontario's Michipichoten Island awaits its release on Isle Royale. Seven Ontario wolves were moved to Isle Royale over the weekend. (Submitted by Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry)
Seven new wolves on Isle Royale
March 25, 2019 - 5:07pm
March 21, 2019
The last remaining wolves on Ontario's Michipichoten Island in Lake Superior will be air-lifted to Isle Royale in coming days as part of the ongoing effort to re-stock Isle Royale wolves. Photo courtesy of Michigan Tech
Last Michipicoten Island wolves going to Isle Royale
March 21, 2019 - 3:10pm
March 14, 2019
The U.S Interior Department on Thursday said it will publish its plan to remove federal protections for wolves in the Federal Register on Friday, giving the public until mid-May to comment on the proposal. (Photo courtesy Michigan Technological University)
Federal wolf plan open for public comment Friday
March 14, 2019 - 12:34pm
March 6, 2019
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service on Wednesday said it will make good on a promise made last June to delist wolves across the lower 48 states, removing Endangered Species Act protections. Photo courtesy Michigan Technological University.
Feds will try again to delist wolves
March 6, 2019 - 12:53pm
March 4, 2019
4 Canadian wolves released on Isle Royale
March 4, 2019 - 6:06pm
February 21, 2019
Local View: Use captive wolves to repopulate, help Isle Royale
February 21, 2019 - 7:02pm
Reader's View: Wolves can naturally repopulate Isle Royale
February 21, 2019 - 6:59pm
February 15, 2019
College men's basketball: Wolves hold off Bulldogs
February 15, 2019 - 10:14pm
February 6, 2019
This female wolf that was trapped on the Grand Portage Reservation and moved to Isle Royale last October has walked back to the North Shore, across about 14 miles of frozen Lake Superior, a setback in the effort to repopulate the island's wolf population. National Park Service photo.
Wolf leaves Isle Royale across ice
February 6, 2019 - 2:56pm
January 28, 2019
A new grant will allow the relocation of up to six Ontario wolves to Isle Royale in coming days even if the federal government shuts down again. Another grant will cover ongoing research on the Lake Superior island.  Michigan Tech photo.
Grant allows Isle Royale wolf transplant to advance
January 28, 2019 - 3:30pm
January 11, 2019
Moose and wolves on Isle Royale, like these shown here in a 2011 photo, won't be studied this winter for the first time since 1958 if the federal government shutdown doesn't end soon.  Michigan Tech photo.
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
January 11, 2019 - 1:11pm
December 13, 2018
A wolf stalks a fish in Voyageurs National Park. On Thursday, researchers released the first-ever video of wolves eating fish, and said GPS data shows one pack spent about half their time during several weeks in April and May “hunting’’ around creeks, namely for spawning suckers and northern pike. (Still frame from Voyageurs National Park video)
Video shows wolves fishing in Voyageurs National Park
December 13, 2018 - 3:00pm