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Sanders takes turn in Duluth, calls Trump 'pathological liar'
Ship thief caught on camera
Metallic mining ordinance gets hearing
City, county launch watershed planning effort
Duluth Traverse trail nearing completion
Banged-up Brewers lose Thames, Guerra to injury
Back-to-back HRs lift Pirates over Brewers in Game 1 of DH
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Parade for fun, not protests
Why Johnson would vote for Benczkowski
Superior teen earns Girl Scout Gold Award
Abby's Ride focuses on stillbirth prevention
Church hosts pancake suppers
Autobiography relates life of Duluth's Grant Merritt: Environmental pioneer helped lead charge to stop dumping mine waste in Lake Superior
Lake Superior Writers announces contest winners
Irish tenor performs benefit concert at Pilgrim Lutheran
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May 4, 2017
DNR adds more dogs to sniff out zebra mussels as efforts ramp up
DULUTH, MINN.—"Brady" looks like any other law enforcement officer of his rank — an eager, aggressive disposition, a long snout...
May 4, 2017 - 8:21pm
March 10, 2017
DNR biologists investigate 'chemicals of concern' in Newton Creek
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is investigating "chemicals of concern" discovered in Newton Creek in Superior. DNR biologists have been monitoring the creek since they discovered fish deformities there last year. Biologists found fish with fins that were either partially...
March 10, 2017 - 7:00am
February 28, 2017
Mystery of Minnesota North Shore waterfalls may be solved
DULUTH, Minn.—A recent study of Devil's Kettle Falls on Minnesota's North Shore, completed out of "scientific curiosity," shed light on...
February 28, 2017 - 10:21pm
February 15, 2017
Walker’s budget moves forestry division to Northern Wisconsin
The forestry division within the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources would move up north under Gov. Scott Walker’s budget proposal, and one northern Wisconsin lawmaker said he believes the move will help with recruitment.
February 15, 2017 - 8:51am
November 11, 2016
Calumet seeks to invest $30 million in Superior refinery
The oil refinery in Superior soon could be poised for a major overhaul.
November 11, 2016 - 8:17am
May 31, 2016
Board approves buying recreation easements
The land is located in the towns of Bennett, Gordon, Highland, Solon Springs and Wascott and fills in gaps from the two previous easements acquired in recent years from the Lyme Solon Springs Timber Co., of Hanover, N.H.
May 31, 2016 - 9:57am
May 25, 2016
Board adopts wetland plan
Douglas County has a plan for managing wetlands in the Lake Superior watershed. The County Board gave its approval to a plan more than two years...
May 25, 2016 - 2:38pm
November 27, 2015
Snowmobilers need passes on Wisconsin trails
The trail passes need to be purchased separately from the registration and are the responsibility of the snowmobile owner.
November 27, 2015 - 8:44am
May 29, 2015
Keep wildlife wild
Things got wild at the Humane Society of Douglas County last week.
May 29, 2015 - 8:02am
May 15, 2015
DNR seeks nominees for heritage council
The Department of Natural Resources is seeking nominations through May 22 for individuals with experience and interest to fill two positions — the angling and deer positions — on the Sporting Heritage Council. The council, established by 2011 Wis. Act 168, advises Gov. Scott Walker,...
May 15, 2015 - 7:00am
May 5, 2015
County approves fight against invaders
Douglas County is joining Superior to waive herbicide restrictions on public lands in an effort to curb an invasive species before it gets a foothold in the area.
May 5, 2015 - 8:18am
April 10, 2015
DNR burns slated for Solon Springs, Brule
The state Department of Natural Resources will be conducting prescribed burns this spring on various state lands and some private lands in Barron, Douglas, Polk Washburn, and Burnett counties including Crex Meadows and Fish Lake wildlife areas.
April 10, 2015 - 7:00am
Natural resource event
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ annual spring wildlife and fisheries rules hearings will be held at 7 p.m. Monday in every county statewide. In Douglas County, the meeting will be held at the Brule Town Hall, 5820 Maple Street. A complete list of meeting locations...
April 10, 2015 - 7:00am
March 3, 2015
DNR board approves purchase of Brule-St. Croix property
The Department of Natural Resources Board on Wednesday recommended purchasing an easement on 21,189 acres in eastern Douglas County.
March 3, 2015 - 8:28am
February 7, 2015
DNR lifts Brule River State Forest logging cap
The Department of Natural Resources Board last week removed the 600-acre cap on timber harvesting in the Brule River State Forest to better manage...
February 7, 2015 - 6:28pm