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3 Minn. teens arrested after 2 school threats
Winter storm warning issued for most of the Northland
Updated: SMS event focuses on drug abuse trends, treatment
Snow winding down this morning; another storm expected this weekend
Prep Playoffs - Feb. 24
Yellowjacket women win third straight UMAC playoff title
Flaherty sixth at state wrestling tournament
Gregg makes her own trail: Minnesotan wins record fifth Birkie women’s title; Norwegian wins men’s title
Spartans fall to Raiders in sectional final
Act now on guns: it's overdue
Kicking us when we are down
Winter Olympics, big thrills and big air
We must admit it: This is who we are
Legislators: Give Superior permission to grow
Bong Center hosts poetic pilot
Students perform at concert music festival
Meals on Wheels seeks volunteers for a day
Critter Harbor holds fundraiser at VIP
Jazz concert benefits breast cancer prevention
UWS performance shows 'Children of the Holocaust'
Frolic to relieve cabin fever
NFL Draft to air on FOX, reports say
'Hamilton' kicks off season at the Orpheum in Minneapolis
John Ahlberg Myers
Supporting Denny McNamara
Steven D. Eastman
Patricia Ann Carlson
Loretta Mae Rose
Jessica Rae Smith
Gail R. Peterson
November 19, 2014
DNR urges deer hunters to research new rules before gun season starts this weekend
With big changes getting rolled out for Saturday's kickoff to the nine-day gun deer hunt, the Department of Natural Resources is urging hunters to do their homework.
November 19, 2014 - 8:47am
November 18, 2014
Judge dismisses suit against DNR
A judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources over mining exploration.
November 18, 2014 - 8:28am
October 20, 2014
Wisconsin closes fourth wolf harvest zone
Douglas County is in one of the four wolf harvest zones that has been closed to any further hunting and trapping of wolves for the 2014-2015 season. The most recent zone to close is zone 5 in central Wisconsin, which will close at 6:30 p.m. today according to the Wisconsin DNR.
October 20, 2014 - 10:30am
September 26, 2014
DNR introduces new plan for evaluating possible dog-wolf interactions
Chuck Quirmbach, Wisconsin Public Radio The Department of Natural Resources has released a new voluntary plan for evaluating whether illegal dog-wolf interactions occur during wolf hunting season. The plan involves asking all wolf hunters to let a trained evaluator watch...
September 26, 2014 - 9:08am
September 3, 2014
Purple loosestrife blooming; citizens asked to help control the invasive plant
Purple loosestrife is in full bloom across Wisconsin and state invasive species officials are asking the public to help control these non-native plants.
September 3, 2014 - 9:56am
August 18, 2014
Federal authorities look for suspects in raptor shootings
Federal authorities are looking for suspects responsible for killing four federally protected raptors — two nesting ospreys, an osprey chick, and a barred owl — in Bayfield County.
August 18, 2014 - 8:34am
August 15, 2014
DNR seeks public input on Enbridge pipeline project environmental issues
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is seeking public input at an August meeting to help determine the scope of an environmental impact statement for the Enbridge Sandpiper Pipeline construction and replacement project in northwestern Douglas County. The proposed project...
August 15, 2014 - 7:00am
August 8, 2014
Sandpiper pipeline to get hearing in Superior as DNR seeks concerns
The last section of one of the highest capacity pipelines from the North Dakota Bakken oil fields will get a hearing in Superior later this month, but an environmental group is crying foul because it says it’s combining two pipeline projects.
August 8, 2014 - 3:34pm
June 25, 2014
2014 wolf season quota set at 156 by Wisconsin Natural Resources Board
The Natural Resources Board today approved the 2014 Wisconsin wolf season quota of 156 as proposed by the Department of Natural Resources Wolf Advisory Committee.
June 25, 2014 - 1:33pm
June 17, 2014
Hatchery opens to community
The Brule Hatchery’s family fun day had a little something for everyone. Children created one-of-a-kind shirts, took aim with bows, put out...
June 17, 2014 - 7:00am
May 21, 2014
State committee recommends fewer wolves be killed for this year’s hunt
A state committee is recommending hunters kill about 100 fewer wolves than they did last wolf hunting season.
May 21, 2014 - 9:16am
May 13, 2014
Lessons learned from forest fire
Wisconsin’s largest forest fire in 33 years swept through Douglas County last year. Originating in the town of Gordon the afternoon of May...
May 13, 2014 - 7:00am
May 6, 2014
DNR seeks input on forest plans
Interim plans guiding the management of forest resources on 18 state-owned properties are now available for review and comment through Thursday. The interim plans will guide forest management on the properties until formal master plans are completed. The plans will allow timber...
May 6, 2014 - 7:00am
May 1, 2014
Wolf count indicates population declined by 19 percent
The preliminary 2014 Wisconsin late-winter wolf count indicates a 19 percent decline in the late winter wolf population compared to last year
May 1, 2014 - 8:39am
April 10, 2014
DNR: Long frozen-over lake may see higher fish die-offs
Heavy ice and snow cover on lakes across Wisconsin has the Department of Natural Resources watching for higher than normal fish die-offs.
April 10, 2014 - 8:48am