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PIKE RIVER HATCHERY—If there’s a traditional rite of spring you can count on in our region, it’s the work of the DNR fisheries staff at the Pike River Hatchery. As soon as the ice clears from … more
LAKE VERMILION— Members of the Bois Forte Tribal Council have convinced the Fond du Lac Band to hold off on exercising their treaty rights by netting for walleye on Lake Vermilion this spring. … more
REGIONAL—The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has listed the northern long-eared bat as a threatened species, although the impact of the decision is likely to be less than originally feared by many … more
GREENWOOD TWP- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, partnering with the Northern St. Louis County Soil and Water Conservation District and the Minnesota DNR, will be conducting intensive watershed … more
ELY – Last week’s arrest of an Ely man for making terroristic threats to the school has prompted the ISD 696 School Board to study the district’s crisis management policy and emergency … more
REGIONAL—Advo-cates for the Boundary Waters have gained a key ally in their quest to head off proposed copper-nickel mining within the watershed that encompasses the 1.1 million-acre wilderness … more
ELY – City Council members voted to approve a contract for the building official this week and will revisit the permit fee structure and office hours as ways to reduce costs in the … more
REGIONAL—A Minnesota Department of Natural Resources veterinarian found herself the subject of an internal investigation within days of expressing “on-the-record” concerns about the inhumane … more
CRANE LAKE – A new outhouse at the Department of Natural Resources’ public landing in Crane Lake has blossomed into a multimillion-dollar project, sparking criticism that the Crane Lake Water … more
REGIONAL— Area sports fans, this week, are remembering one of the best athletes ever to don a high school baseball uniform in the region. Josh Mathson, who grew up in Embarrass and helped power the … more
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