Daniel Alvarez chatted with Bob Aug. 17 by phone from his kayak on the Big Lake near Two Harbors. Daniel is paddling from Northwest Angle to Key West, via the St. Louis and Mississippi rivers. You can follow his adventure here.
Every August I have a powerful urge to head West and get lost somewhere with mountains and trout streams.
Many Minnesota state parks are open to deer hunting during the November firearm season, which begs a question: Will wolf hunting be allowed in Minnesota state parks? The answer is yes and no.
It's high summer on the North Shore, and there's plenty going on in our woods and waters.
Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column.