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March 14, 2019
The U.S Interior Department on Thursday said it will publish its plan to remove federal protections for wolves in the Federal Register on Friday, giving the public until mid-May to comment on the proposal. (Photo courtesy Michigan Technological University)
Federal wolf plan open for public comment Friday
March 14, 2019 - 12:34pm
March 8, 2019
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service on Wednesday, March 6, said it will make good on a promise made last June to delist wolves across the lower 48 states, removing Engendered Species Act protections. Photo courtesy of Michigan Technological University
Feds will try again to delist wolves
March 8, 2019 - 10:01pm
January 10, 2019
Moose and wolves on Isle Royale, like these shown here in a 2011 photo, won't be studied this winter for the first time since 1958 if the federal government shutdown doesn't end soon.  Courtesy of Michigan Tech
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
January 10, 2019 - 8:11pm
December 13, 2018
A wolf stalks a fish in Voyageurs National Park. On Thursday, Dec. 13, researchers released the first-ever video of wolves eating fish, and said GPS data shows one pack spent about half their time during several weeks in April and May “hunting" around creeks, namely for spawning suckers and northern pike. Still frame from Voyageurs National Park video
Voyageurs Park wolves are fishing
December 13, 2018 - 7:25pm
October 12, 2018
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources seeks volunteers for its wolf tracking program. Photo by Jim Brandenburg
DNR seeks volunteers to track wolves
October 12, 2018 - 8:40am
September 21, 2018
The  Center for Biological Diversity is filing suit to force the federal government to develop anew wolf recovery plan for the U.S even as efforts are underway to remove all federal protections for the big carnivore. (file / News Tribune)
Supporters seek court action for wolf plan
September 21, 2018 - 7:49am
September 20, 2018
The Center for Biological Diversity is filing a suit to force the federal government to develop a new wolf recovery plan for the U.S. even as efforts are underway to remove all federal protections for the big carnivore. Forum News Service file photo
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
September 20, 2018 - 6:27pm
March 16, 2018
The last two wolves on Isle Royale made it through the winter but aren't expected to last much longer. The 7-year-old female and 9-year-old male are believed too old to reproduce. National Park Service officials are moving to bring more wolves to the island, perhaps later this year. Photo courtesy Michigan Technological University.
Wolf reintroduction moves closer for Isle Royale off Minnesota's north shore
March 16, 2018 - 6:15pm
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
January 29, 2018
New study links wolf numbers to moose calf survival
January 29, 2018 - 7:11pm
January 15, 2018
 A caribou helicoptered from Michipichoten Island on lake Superior is released on the Slate Islands over the weekend. Ontario wildlife officials are trying to save some of the region's last caribou herd by moving them to an island with no wolves. Photo courtesy Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.
Lake Superior caribou helicoptered to island with no wolves
January 15, 2018 - 8:59pm
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
October 12, 2017
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Drone video captures wolf attacking a moose in Ontario
October 12, 2017 - 10:16am
September 27, 2017
Justin Bailey of Keewatin and his German wire-haired pointer, Henry, had a memorable encounter with several wolves while hunting near Isabella on Tuesday. Justin Bailey photo
Northern Minn. hunter has harrowing encounter with pack of wolves
September 27, 2017 - 6:06pm
September 25, 2017
Gray wolf. Gary Kramer / USFWS
With higher deer population, Minn. wolf numbers jump 25 percent
September 25, 2017 - 5:34pm
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