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The ticks have been waiting for warmer weather, and they are hungry.

The delayed spring, followed by an upcoming week of temperatures reaching 65 degrees, has created a perfect storm for tick season. By Deanna Weniger / St. Paul Pioneer Press on April 21, 2018.

How musher Blair Braverman got through her worse day.

Her training run on Devil Track Lake turned into a nightmare. She tells her story to NPR's "Only A Game" - By Charlotte Wheeler - April 20, 2018

Castle Danger home to area's only surfboard builder

By Jamey Malcomb of The Lake County News Chronicle on April 16, 2018

Inside the devastation of the Great Lakes — and the cautious recovery underway

In “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes,” journalist Dan Egan crafts a cautious yet hopeful narrative using history, reporting, and his own experiences to highlight the threats posed to the world’s largest freshwater system. By Alison Thoet of the PBS News Hour - April 20, 2018

Cook County fishing closures will protect spawning fish

Anglers in Cook County will notice fishing closure signs at several area lakes this spring. From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - April 17, 2018

Moose tags in Thunder Bay district cut again by OMNRF

Tags in Wildlife Management Unit 13 were cut nearly in half, from 94 in 2017, to 48 this fall. From CBC News · April, 18, 2018

Ontario's Lynx and Bobcat Mystery.

From Ontario Fish and Wildlife Newsletter - Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry - April 17, 2018

Weekly Conservation Officer Reports

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - District 6 - Monday, April 16, 2018

Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener

By John Myers of the Duluth News Tribune - April 15, 2018

Dennis Anderson: Reference to northeast moose management is dubious in Minnesota's deer plan

By Dennis Anderson of The Star Tribune - April 12, 2018
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