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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 in Duluth
February 12, 2018 - 5:27pm
February 5, 2018
Red wolves are seen at the North Carolina Museum of Life and Science in Durham, N.C. Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges
Red wolves may be going extinct in the wild - again
February 5, 2018 - 2:05pm
January 22, 2018
The last two wolves on Isle Royale, pictured in February 2017. A preliminary report last fall could only confirm one remaining wolf, however, researchers have found evidence that two wolves still exist on the island. (Photo courtesy Michigan Technological University)
Researchers: Two wolves on Isle Royale after all
January 22, 2018 - 2:54pm
January 18, 2018
Coyotes are often mistaken for wolves in this part of the Minnesota. This graphic shows the differences in sizes between the two animals. Graphic courtesy of the International Wolf Center
The not so 'big bad wolf:' Animal killed in central Minn. weighs less than originally estimated
January 18, 2018 - 2:01pm
January 16, 2018
Crew members watch as a caribou is released on the Slate Islands off Ontario's North Shore of Lake Superior over the weekend. Seven caribou were moved over the weekend off Michipichoten Island in hopes some of the herd will survive. Photo courtesy Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.
Update: More Lake Superior caribou helicoptered to island with no wolves
January 16, 2018 - 8:59am
January 13, 2018
UW study questions effectiveness of killing wolves to protect livestock
January 13, 2018 - 11:17am
January 11, 2018
Douglas County Sheriff's Deputy Adam Kavanagh holds up a wolf that was killed when a car hit it near Rose City. Kavanagh was holding it up to judge the size of the animal, which he guessed to weigh more than 100 pounds. (Contributed)
Vehicle versus timberwolf: Motorist strikes, kills wolf in central Minn.
January 11, 2018 - 6:00am
December 17, 2017
Brad Dokken, outdoors columnist.
Kittson County video sheds light on wolves
December 17, 2017 - 8:21am
December 15, 2017
A local hunter recently encountered a pack of gray wolves near the Tenstrike area north of Bemidji. (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)play button
Video: Minnesota hunter encounters wolf pack
December 15, 2017 - 10:05am
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 nearly gone; Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
December 10, 2017 - 9:31am
December 5, 2017
A wolf moves through forested country in winter. (National Park Service photo)
Wildlife officials kill wolf in Superior
December 5, 2017 - 6:38pm
November 24, 2017
Grants available to keep wolves away from livestock
November 24, 2017 - 6:04pm
October 18, 2017
A wolf moves through forested country in winter. (National Park Service photo)
Federal wolf trapping program runs out of money
October 18, 2017 - 4:53pm
October 7, 2017
A male wolf looks back at researchers after they released it after fitting it with a GPS collar north of Duluth this summer. File / News Tribune
Red Cliff Band to trap, collar wolves this fall
October 7, 2017 - 3:58pm
October 1, 2017
Michael Sieve, an artist from Rushford, Minn., won the Minnesota Pheasant Habitat Stamp contest with this image of pheasants in a snowstorm. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources photo
Field Reports: Minnesota wolf population up 25 percent; pheasant stamp winner named
October 1, 2017 - 2:18am