John Myers

John Myers

Outdoors reporter

John Myers reports on the outdoors, natural resources and the environment for the Duluth News Tribune. He's been at the News Tribune since 1986, reporting a variety of topics, including eight years covering state and national government at the state Capitol in St. Paul. He's also covered the environment, mining, forest fires, climate, weather, crime, science, local government and general news. You can reach him at jmyers@duluthnews.com.

Some 5 milliion people may be eating more fish than recomended by health advisories, according to research by the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The bird was spotted in Carlton County, more than 1,000 miles out of range.
The 119-year-old Stormy Kromer torch is passed to a woman for the first time.
Improper handling of fish increases the odds they may swim away, but die.
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Pick your fish species, rod size and colors, and the Chisholm resident will do the rest.
Don't look now, but some seasons start Sept. 1.
New guidelines generally support state's current wolf population, but could allow hunting and trapping if federal protections end.
The bill would provide money to states and tribes to recover troubled species
The increase in wetlands from the pervious year was the highest ever, but grasslands are declining.
Did the 2012 flood make St. Louis River Estuary walleyes harder to catch? Or are there fewer of them?