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March 18, 2019
A Wisconsin scientist who discovered mini-tsunamis on the Great Lakes says those “meteotsunamis” are a major cause of rip currents. Telegram file
UW-Madison professor: Great Lakes tsunamis found to spur rip currents
March 18, 2019 - 4:19am
March 16, 2019
A funnel-web spider rests at the entrance of its web on a winter day. The web is in a corner of a basement of a house. Yes, they also winter with us. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: They also wintered with us
March 16, 2019 - 3:17pm
March 14, 2019
New Minong Ranger Station in Evers' budget
March 14, 2019 - 3:56pm
Douglas County deer meeting set
March 14, 2019 - 3:55pm
March 13, 2019
The snowpack in the woods is usually the greatest for the whole season. Here it is on a March day. Note the sunlight penetrating and the slight melting at the base of many trees, "tree circles." Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Snowpack in the March woods
March 13, 2019 - 4:44am
March 12, 2019
Volunteers needed to link Wisconsin-Minnesota North Country Trail
March 12, 2019 - 4:08am
March 2, 2019
A male hairy woodpecker feeds on suet in late winter. They frequently use their beaks to drum on trees at this time, to proclaim home territory and to try to get the attention of a mate. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Woodpecker drumming winter to spring
March 2, 2019 - 8:49pm
February 24, 2019
Rime frost as it appeared on tree branches earlier this month. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: February brings rime, rope
February 24, 2019 - 9:18am
February 23, 2019
Birkie crowns a pair of first-time winners
February 23, 2019 - 1:53pm
February 17, 2019
A red-backed vole forages on a February day in a spruce forest. Note the fur color and small tail. Courtesy of Mark "Sparky" Stensaas
Northland Nature: Red-backed voles in the spruce woods
February 17, 2019 - 5:59am
February 10, 2019
A group of about a dozen goldfinches alight on a feeder, dining on thistle feed. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Arrival of the goldfinches
February 10, 2019 - 5:43am
February 9, 2019
Corey Verdoljak's 32-foot charter fishing boat speeds across the ocean off Homer, Alaska where the Superior native owns Alaska Adventures Guides  and Outfitters. Contributed photo.
Outfitters come home to Duluth boat show: Superior native stakes claim as Alaskan charter fishing captain
February 9, 2019 - 3:57pm
February 3, 2019
Artist fungi grows on the trunk of a tree in winter. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Shelf fungi living on trees in mid-winter
February 3, 2019 - 7:20am
February 1, 2019
Mary Manning of Hovland waves to the crowd during the February 2017 Apostle Islands Sled Dog Race in Bayfield. Manning won the 90-mile, 8-10 dog race. Photo by James Netz.
Bayfield gears up for Apostle Islands sled dog races
February 1, 2019 - 9:16am
January 30, 2019
John Beargrease marathon champion Blake Freking watches as his younger daughter, Nicole, pets Eagle. Nicole had just helped dad put the Frank Bishop Lead Dog Award on Eagle, who has lead his team on several Beargrease marathons. Steve Kuchera /
UPDATE: Husband and wife mushing duo finish 1-2 at Beargrease
January 30, 2019 - 3:40pm