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John Myers

John Myers

Outdoors reporter

John Myers reports on the outdoors, natural resources and the environment for the Duluth News Tribune. You can reach him at

Tribal officials haven’t received any formal response from the state.
Governor’s plan would complete Lake Vermilion State Park
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Lonnie Dupre is filming the impact of climate change on the Polar Inuit people he met in Greenland 20 years ago.
The multi-agency effort will remove forest fuels that spur bigger fires.
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Most of the state's 23,000 miles of trail are maintained by local club members.
In Minnesota, you have to have a kid along; in Wisconsin, anyone can fish for free.
A 23-inch walleye on Superior Bay made the bucket list for ice-fishing guru Dave Genz.
The onetime Hawk Ridge bird counter is now trying to make it as a full-time artist.
The illegal trade of spruce tops and birch pole continues in Minnesota and Wisconsin, now with stronger ties to convicted felons, many with drug backgrounds. On a good night, two cutters can remove 1,000 spruce tops and clear $1,000 profit.
The giant was caught Nov. 22 on Mille Lacs Lake.