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February 12, 2018
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
A timber wolf that had earlier become entangled in a wire trapping snare was shot and killed by a Duluth police officer Saturday afternoon along...
February 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 10, 2018
Wolf killed by vehicle in Douglas County
As Adam Kavanagh was making his way to a “vehicle versus timberwolf” call early Tuesday, he was in disbelief. Kavanagh, a deputy with the...
January 10, 2018 - 5:05pm
December 15, 2017
Video: Minnesota hunter encounters wolf pack
TENSTRIKE, Minn. — A local hunter got a glimpse of something he didn't necessarily expect wandering through his corner of the woods when he...
December 15, 2017 - 10:05am
October 12, 2017
Readers talk about wolves in area
Editor's note: This "It's Your Turn" includes comments posted on the Echo Press Facebook page in response to the Oct. 4 Outdoors story, "Are...
October 12, 2017 - 11:17am
September 25, 2017
With higher deer population, Minn. wolf numbers jump 25 percent
DULUTH — Minnesota's wolf population jumped 25 percent in the past year, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Monday, Sept....
September 25, 2017 - 5:34pm
August 27, 2016
Minnesota wolf population stable
ST. PAUL—Minnesota had an estimated 2,278 wolves last winter, up just a tick from the year before, according to survey results released Monday by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The winter survey estimate showed several more wolf packs across the wolf range —...
August 27, 2016 - 9:38am
March 20, 2013
Wolf advocates want hunting moratorium
ST. PAUL - Advocates could not prevent Minnesota's first wolf hunting season, but they now are asking state lawmakers to put a stop to the hunt for at least five years. "My concern is for the survival of the wolf," bill sponsor Senator Chris Eaton, DFL-Brooklyn Center, said.
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2012
DNR announces wolf season details
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resource (DNR) has finalized rules for Minnesota's first regulated wolf hunting and trapping season this fall and winter. There are several changes to what the DNR originally proposed in May as a result of input received since the proposal was announced. "We...
July 12, 2012 - 10:52am
June 29, 2012
Minnesota Deer Hunter Association requests wolf sightings
The recent delisting of wolves from the Endangered Species Act and the return of the wolf to state management spawned the question: "To what degree have wolves expanded within Minnesota?" The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) proposed a wolf population survey that will run from...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
February 6, 2012
Meeting in Parkers Prairie to talk about wolves
A town hall meeting about wolves will take place at the Parkers Prairie Event Center on Wednesday, February 8 at 7 p.m. It's being presented by Prairie to Woods Whitetails, a deer management association in Parkers Prairie. Everyone is welcome to attend and hear about the impact...
February 6, 2012 - 7:29am
January 30, 2012
Lawmakers consider wolf hunting season
ST. PAUL - A wolf hunting and trapping season in Minnesota was one the first issues to be debated in the 2012 Minnesota legislative session. Both the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Rep. David Dill, DFL-Crane Lake, have introduced potential parameters for gray wolf...
January 30, 2012 - 9:39am
October 10, 2008
Ruling puts wolves back on threatened list
Minnesota's wolves have returned to the federal threatened species list following a federal judge's ruling September 29 that rescinded a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's 2007 decision to delist the western Great Lakes population of gray wolves. The gray wolf, commonly referred to...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am