Mining & Environmental News

Campgrounds Prepare for Memorial Day Weekend

DULUTH, Minn.- Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner, and that's famously a time when families get in their camper, or pack up their tents, to go camping. With 105 campsites for…

Snow's In, Surf's Up on Lake Superior

DULUTH, Minn.- While the wind and snow kept most inside, it brought surfers out to Brighton Beach to ride the waves. According to the surfers, once you're in a wet suit, the…

DECS Students Sing in the Sun

DULUTH, Minn.- Many Northlanders were out enjoying the summer-like temps on Monday. Many spent the day at the Leif Erickson Park listening to students sing, in what seemed to be…

Animal Answers: It's Time to Talk Turtles

DULUTH, Minn. - With the Minnesota fishing opener on Saturday, May 11 and more humans enjoying area lakes, it's time to once again talk turtle conservation. It's also important to remember…

Purchase a Pack, Plant a Tree

DULUTH, Minn. - Duluth Pack has brought back its company-wide and month-long Arbor Day campaign called, "Buy A Pack, We Give Back." Due to the company's success with the philanthropic campaign…

Minnesota DNR: Be Aware of Bears This Spring

DULUTH, Minn. - Now that spring has officially sprung, officials with the Minnesota DNR are reminding homeowners to be aware of bears. While these animals are typically more scared of humans than we…

Volunteers Spend Day Cleaning Up Skyline Parkway

DULUTH, Minn.- For this year's 2nd Annual Skyline Parkway Spring Cleanup, volunteers attacked the garbage down Skyline Parkway between Haines Road and Highland Street. The wind and rustling of leaves mixes…