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September 20, 2017
Photo: Afternoon visitor in Lakeside
September 20, 2017 - 8:21pm
September 19, 2017
A year-old wood frog sits comfortably in the palm of a person's hand. (file / News Tribune)
Frogs in Minnesota, across U.S. dying from disease
September 19, 2017 - 5:22pm
Daisey
Pets of the Week for Sept. 19, 2017
September 19, 2017 - 12:12am
September 16, 2017
Four white-tailed deer watch from the edge of a clear-cut during a tough Minnesota winter. A citizens' advisory group is working with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources as the agency develops a new deer management plan for the state. News Tribune file photo
Toward a better deer herd: Minnesota’s deer-plan process heads into home stretch
September 16, 2017 - 8:09pm
A new study found that pet owners with dogs in their bedrooms spent 7.9 hours in bed each night, on average, and 6.7 hours sleeping — matching community norms for sleep length and efficiency.
Mayo study: Having dogs in bedroom doesn't hurt your sleep quality
September 16, 2017 - 3:42pm
September 14, 2017
Margie Menzies, education program manager at Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory in Duluth, holds two American redstarts, a male (left) and one of undetermined gender. The birds had just been banded on a recent morning at Hawk Ridge. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
The unseen migration: Volunteers band songbirds as well as raptors each fall at Hawk Ridge
September 14, 2017 - 5:27pm
September 12, 2017
Another Hero Dog, Maverick, helps with grocery shopping.  Hero Dogs
Hero Dogs program enlists pups to help those who served
September 12, 2017 - 12:52pm
Pets of the Week for Sept. 12, 2017
September 12, 2017 - 12:58am
September 9, 2017
Lawrence Taylor of Austin, Texas, took this black bear in the Floodwood area on opening day of Minnesota's bear season, Sept. 1. He is a friend of Rob Parrott of Saginaw and has hunted with Parrott for the past 14 years. Rob Parrott photo
DNR: Minnesota bear harvest down a bit, and that's good
September 9, 2017 - 7:05pm
Lake Superior Zoo receives four-year accreditation
September 9, 2017 - 12:48pm
September 5, 2017
Minnesota pheasant counts down 26 percent
September 5, 2017 - 5:48pm
Blackie
Pets of the Week for Sept. 5, 2017
September 5, 2017 - 4:57am
September 4, 2017
A post on the Austin (Minn.) Police Department’s Facebook page says officers took a report on Friday afternoon “that someone had thrown chunks of meat with fish hooks in them into a yard of a residence in the SW. (Austin Police Department photo)
Police: Meat with fish hooks was thrown into dog's yard in Minnesota city
September 4, 2017 - 12:44pm
August 29, 2017
Gabby
Pets of the Week for Aug. 29, 2017
August 29, 2017 - 12:33am
August 27, 2017
A black bear clings to a tree in the Duluth area. Bear seasons open soon in Minnesota and Wisconsin. News Tribune file photo
Bear hunters looking for another good season this fall
August 27, 2017 - 5:00am
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