Red-humped oakworms were seen in the forest feeding on an oak leaf.

Wis. DNR Outdoor Report: Thinking Autumn

Cooler temperatures in the last week had many people thinking autumn, which will officially arrive next Monday with the autumnal equinox. Although most trees are still green, leaves are starting to change colors, with some maples and sumac showing reds and ash trees starting to turn yellow and purple. Colors have reached about 25 percent in some counties.

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Photo Gallery

  • Storm moves across the Northland on Thursday, September 4 Gallery: Fall 2014

    Who would have thought summer would have flown by so fast?  It is now one of the most beautiful seasons in the Northland... Fall.  Cool evenings, changing colors. Eyewitness News is sharing pictures taken by viewers from across the Northland. Send your pictures to

  • August 24 Storm on Lake Vermilion Gallery: Summertime 2014

    It is summer in the Northland... sunny skies, thunderstorms, days spent at the beach or on the golf course. Eyewitness News is sharing pictures taken by viewers from across the Northland. Send your pictures to

  • The WDIO team getting ready to tee off Tee Up Fore Kids - Boys & Girls Club Gallery

    What a great day for golfing? At least it's for a good cause.  WDIO/WIRT participated in the  Boys & Girls Club of the Northland's Tee Up Fore Kids Golf Classic at Ridgeview Country Club. We have included photos from the event on an foggy August 18.

  • Trees down near St. Marys Lake near Eveleth July Storms Cause Damage in Multiple Areas

    Storms moved across the region during the evening of July 21 and early morning July 22 knocking out power, flipping boat lifts and blowing down trees.  WDIO is sharing pictures from viewers of the wide spread damage.

  • Storms over Duluth Wild Weekend for Storms, June 27-29

    It was a great weekend for cloud watching, if you could dodge the raindrops or watch from afar. On and off again storms blew across the Northland since Friday, June 27. Viewers sent photos of clouds, hail and rain.

  • At the Start of Grandma's Marathon 2014 Gallery: Grandma's Marathon 2014

    From Thursday evening through Saturday night, activities surrounding the 38th running of Grandma's Marathon is going on. has put together a Photo Gallery of the sites and fun of Grandma's weekend. We will update the gallery throughout the weekend.