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February 16, 2018
Critter Harbor holds fundraiser at VIP
February 16, 2018 - 8:14am
February 13, 2018
Training focuses on youth care of livestock
February 13, 2018 - 7:55am
February 12, 2018
A timber wolf photographed in Duluth Saturday morning had part of a wire snare wrapped tightly around its muzzle. Officials were unable to capture the wolf as it moved through the city. The wolf was eventually shot and killed by a Duluth police officer. Photo courtesy of Kelly Looby.
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
February 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
February 7, 2018
Duluth police said this dog was dropped off at Waters Edge Animal Hospital on Wednesday with injuries suggesting it was in a fight with another animal. (Photo courtesy of Duluth Police Department)
Duluth police seek information on severely injured dog left at local vet
February 7, 2018 - 8:51am
February 6, 2018
A group of Canada lynx, likely a female lynx with her four kittens, gathered on a road near Tofte in front of photographer Thomas Spence on Saturday morning. Seeing a family group of lynx is a rarity. (Photo by Thomas Spence)
‘I couldn’t believe it’: Tofte photographer stumbles on rare lynx sighting
February 6, 2018 - 8:46am
February 2, 2018
A photo from the Humane Society of Douglas County Facebook page shows the male cat found abandoned at Wal-Mart last week.
Dumped cat finds new home
February 2, 2018 - 9:02am
January 31, 2018
John Beargrease champion Ryan Redington shares a moment with Archer while Rumba sniffs a snack. (Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com)
Redington wins John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon
January 31, 2018 - 9:02am
January 30, 2018
Martha Schouweiler waves to the crowd as she starts the John Beargrease mid-distance race on Sunday, Jan. 28. On Monday, she won the race for the fourth straight year. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Schouweiler claims fourth Beargrease mid-distance win
January 30, 2018 - 5:31am
January 29, 2018
New study links wolf numbers to moose calf survival
January 29, 2018 - 7:11pm
Minnesota DNR Conservation Officer Sean Williams (left) and Lake County deputy Mike McGregor hold up a bear they shot near Isabella in December 2017. The bear had attacked three men, injuring two of them. (Submitted photo)
Black bear kiled near Isabella may have been captive at one time
January 29, 2018 - 9:47am
January 16, 2018
Raffle benefits Humane Society of Douglas County
January 16, 2018 - 8:18am
December 29, 2017
A raven’s feather tips are slotted to reduce drag and increase lift. Photo By Danrok
Raven calls brighten up solstice ski
December 29, 2017 - 7:48am
December 21, 2017
William Vagts of Isabella re-enacts the moment when he got down on one knee and grabbed the bear around the neck moments before it would have eaten his corgie Darla. Darla (far left) watches warily from the steps Wednesday afternoon. Bob King / Forum News Serviceplay button
Minn. man recounts how he saved his dog from black bear
December 21, 2017 - 4:50pm
December 17, 2017
A snowy owl sits atop a fence post in southeastern Minnesota during an irruption in 2012. (Laura Erickson photo)
Snowy owls head south
December 17, 2017 - 6:00am
December 10, 2017
A caribou on Michipicoten Island in Ontario drinks out of Lake Superior. Of more than 450 caribou on the island four years ago, fewer than 100 are still alive after wolves crossed ice to the island in 2014. Wildlife experts are now deciding how to save the last Lake Superior region caribou herd. (Photo courtesy of Christian Schroeder)
Lake Superior's last caribou herds: Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am