Along the Shore
Duluth—Connie Cummins is joining the Superior National Forest as the new Forest Supervisor. Connie brings a wealth of experience, including nine years as the District Ranger on the LaCroix Ranger District, and two years as the
St. Paul—Following a week of online voting, during which more than 30,000 votes were cast, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith announced the winner of the contest to design a Minnesota state parks and trails license plate.
The winning plate features an image of a canoe on the water,
Duluth—The next time someone hooks a lake trout in Lake Superior, they might have the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) to thank for it.
And while it might seem an odd pairing, MnDOT did make a sizeable effort in the early 1980s to build spawning grounds for
Manitoba—Chelsea Froemke, Tessa Larson, Whitney Vogel and Steph Branchaud left Seagull Lake on May 29 on a wilderness journey to York Factory, Manitoba. They made it to the Norway House, Manitoba on Monday, July 11. Their trip,
St. Paul—Starting this boating season, anyone found guilty of violating Minnesota’s aquatic invasive species laws will not only have to pay the required fines, but will also have to complete
ELY—The International Wolf Center in Ely has two new arctic wolf pups that arrived from Canada early June. After customs inspections, check-ups and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service paperwork, the pups made it to their new home.
They are settling in nicely, and becoming more