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Wolf hunt the leading story of 2013 outdoors

December 27, 2013 HOUGHTON — The first wolf hunting season in recent Michigan history made headlines throughout 2013. As of earlier this week, the total of wolves taken in the hunt, which included three zones in the U. more »»

Otter Lake — status of the fishery/Tom Rozich

December 27, 2013 Otter Lake and its dam have been the source of much discussion, pro and con, in the past yea. more »»

Mid Am ready to race at Ripley

December 20, 2013 By BRANDON VEALE RIPLEY — Some of the best young skiers in the Midwest will take on Mont Ripley next month as part of the USSA Region 2 FIS Mid Am. more »»

Creeks and their names on the West Branch Ontonagon/Dan Schneider

December 20, 2013 Recently, I was tracing the origins of the West Branch Ontonagon River on U.S. Geological Survey maps. These were the 7. more »»

Eye on the sky for Geminid meteor shower/Brian Hess

December 13, 2013 The snow this year is really starting to pile up. If you’ve attempted to hike off the beaten path you have probably found that the need for snowshoes is warrante. more »»

Preliminary deer season results indicate drop in harvest/Inside the DNR

December 6, 2013 Another firearm deer season has come and gone, which means hunters are now looking for information from the Department of Natural Resources regarding how the season stacked up to years pas. more »»

Ruggedness and nicotine:?The outdoors in cigarette ads/Out There

November 15, 2013 The weather was lousy this past Saturday, so rather than looking for the outdoors in the actual outdoors, I went looking for it in the pages of Popular Mechanics magazines from the late 1970s. more »»

Hendee wins Copper Harbor Splake Derby

November 1, 2013 COPPER?HARBOR?— “If our first ever Fall splake derby proved one thing, it's throw a tournament and they will come,” said Don Kauppi, derby organize. more »»

Wolf season is new kid on the block this November/Inside the DNR

November 1, 2013 Fall in the Copper Country is chock full of hunting opportunities of seemingly endless variety, but once November hits, there is one species that moves into primetime for most Upper Peninsula... more »»

From the Pacific to Superior: Species of salmon/Tom Rozich

October 25, 2013 The fall of the year signals the return of salmon to their stream of birth and when they are targeted by anglers. more »»

Rally for the record books

October 18, 2013 HOUGHTON — A return to Rally America's national championship was big enough, but this weekend's Lake Superior Performance Rally has even more to offer: High drama. more »»

Fall woods walks stalked by Sasquatch?/Brian Hess

October 11, 2013 Fall is here and in full swing. It’s been getting cooler and we’ve had a couple of frosts in areas already. Ducks and geese, among many other things, are making their migration south. more »»

Answering your questions as hunting season begins in Michigan/Debbie Munson Badini

October 4, 2013 Contrary to what the recent weather patterns may have us believing, the fall hunting seasons are officially here and in full swing. more »»

Walleye Association looks out for fishery, fishermen/Tom Rozich

September 27, 2013 The walleye population is making a big comeback in Portage and Torch Lakes. more »»

A catalog of objects found in the woods/Dan Schneider

September 20, 2013 Wrapper, Snickers bar Plastic bottle, 16. more »»

American Woodcock an interesting species/Brian Hess

September 13, 2013 There has been a cool crispness to the air lately that, to me, indicates the approach of autumn. I’ve noticed even the smell of the woods has started to subtly change to the earthy aromas of fall. more »»

Special deer hunts expand opportunities for hunters with disabilities/Inside the DNR

September 6, 2013 It's that time of year again when hunting plans start to firm up and red X's begin to fill calendar pages as the various season openers are nearly upon u. more »»

Combatting the alarming Japanese knotweed/Janet Marr

August 30, 2013 “Picture your favorite trout stream or canoeing river lined for miles with a tangle of rigid, bamboo-like stems 10 feet tall, making access to the river impossible and threatening healthy fish... more »»

Lake Gogebic — Giant gem of the U.P./Tom Rozich

August 23, 2013 Lake Gogebic is the sixth-largest inland lake in Michigan and the biggest in the U.P., containing 13,380 acres. more »»

Taking a new look at an old trail/Dan Schneider

August 16, 2013 Most of the trips I take into the woods, whether hiking, mountain biking or snowshoeing, I take solo or with one or two close friends. more »»



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