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Voyageurs National Park

May 18, 2020
In this file photo, campers take advantage of waterfront sites at Akeley RV Park & Campgrounds on 11th Crow Wing Lake in Akeley, Minn.
At Minnesota campgrounds, frustration grows as holiday weekend approaches
May 18, 2020 - 1:00pm
May 4, 2020
Forest Service officials Monday said the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness will reopen to day trips starting Tuesday but will remain closed to all overnight camping until at least May 18 following the state's COVID-19 restrictions. (File / News Tribune)
Boundary Waters to open for day trips; overnight camping banned until May 18
May 4, 2020 - 6:06pm
February 12, 2020
A wolf successfully catches and brings a fish on shore in Voyageurs National Park. Still frame from Voyageurs National Park video
Video captures wolves in northern Minnesota eating blueberries
February 12, 2020 - 3:16pm
September 4, 2019
The Ontario Provincial Police office in Fort Frances reported that a 62-year-old woman was mauled and killed by a black bear on the Ontario side of Rainy Lake Sunday. (2016 file / News Tribune)
Minnesota woman killed by bear on Rainy Lake island identified
September 4, 2019 - 10:26am
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 - 6:54pm
December 5, 2018
Wildlife researcher Austin Homkes, who studies the relationship between wolves and beavers in Voyageurs National Park, stands next to a giant jack pine that turned  out to  be the largest living jack pine measured in the U.S. The tree, located along Namakan Lake in the park, is now the official national jack pine "champion tree." Photo courtesy Thomas Gable
Largest jack pine in U.S. confirmed in Voyageurs Park
December 5, 2018 - 3:36pm
An image of GPS tracking of multiple wolves in six different packs around Voyageurs National Park shows how much the wolf packs avoid each other's range. Image courtesy of Thomas Gable
Voyageurs Park wolves eating beaver and blueberries, but not moose
December 5, 2018 - 3:20pm
April 9, 2017
Plateaus and tops of buttes provide expansive views of the buttes and river valley floor in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The North Unit has a higher elevation than the South Unit and more barren buttes offer striking landscape views. (Photo/ Mark Hoffman, National Park Service)
Similar distances, different experiences
April 9, 2017 - 11:45am
November 14, 2011
Fed bill would give Border Patrol unprecedent authority in BWCA, Voyageurs
November 14, 2011 - 8:30am
February 19, 2010
Outdoors blog: Try the new ice road at Voyageurs N.P.
February 19, 2010 - 10:54am
January 28, 2010
Outdoors blog: All snowmobile trails open at Vogageurs
January 28, 2010 - 10:48am
January 14, 2010
Outdoors blog: Snowmobile, ski trail update from Voyageurs N.P.
January 14, 2010 - 10:39am
December 18, 2009
Outdoors blog: One major snowmobile trail opens in Voyageurs
December 18, 2009 - 3:33pm
August 28, 2009
Ralph Doty: The outdoors loses a friend
August 28, 2009 - 1:00pm
February 25, 2009
Lynx were protected under the Endangered Species Act in 2000, when they were listed as threatened throughout their range in the contiguous U.S. (2005 file / News Tribune)
Feds unveil final lynx habitat plan
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am