Federal officials have tentatively decided to transport 20-30 gray wolves to Isle Royale National Park in Michigan over the next three years to replenish a population that has nearly died out because of inbreeding and disease.
As of Tuesday evening, the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon is Ryan Redington's race to win. Excepting any unexpected circumstances, the second-time Beargrease competitor will become a first-time champion.
It's Northern Minnesota's perfect version of a winter triathlon. Over the weekend dozens participated in the Stride, Ride, Glide Tri at the Superior Municipal Forest where proceeds went towards more efficient grooming equipment for the trails.