Dayton Proposes More Compensation To Farmers For Wolf LossesNow that wolves are back on the endangered list in Minnesota, Gov. Mark Dayton's budget proposal includes more money to compensate farmers for livestock losses. The governor's budget would provide $125,000 annually for wolf depredation compensation.
Bill Would Remove Federal Protections For Wolves In 4 StatesSeveral members of Congress are preparing to introduce legislation soon to take wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Wyoming off the endangered list.
Experts Say Great Lakes Wolves Aren't EndangeredA group of wolf experts disputes that gray wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan are endangered or that a judge's ruling will help the population spread to other states.
Experts Say Great Lakes Wolves Aren't EndangeredA group of wolf experts disputes that gray wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan are endangered or that a judge's ruling will help the population spread to other states. A federal judge in Washington on Friday threw out the Obama administration's decision to remove gray wolves in the three states from the endangered list, a move that bans wolf hunting and trapping in the region.
Miles Scores 28 To Help Pacers Hold Off WolvesC.J. Miles scored 28 points and David West bulled his way to the basket for two big points with 34 seconds to play to help the Indiana Pacers hold off the Minnesota Timberwolves 100-96 on Sunday night.
Wolf Hunting Season To Close FridayThe third wolf hunting season in Minnesota will close Friday. Hunters and trappers killed more wolves than state goals. That's why opponents want to end wolf hunting.
Wolf Season To Close Friday In NE MinnesotaWildlife managers are closing the wolf season in northeastern Minnesota at the end of shooting hours Friday. Hunters and trappers had registered 30 wolves when the Department of Natural Resources decided Thursday to close the northeast zone.
Blazers Beat Shorthanded Wolves 107-93LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points and 15 rebounds to pace the Portland Trail Blazers in a 107-93 victory Sunday night over the shorthanded Minnesota Timberwolves.
Thad Young Returns To Wolves After Mom's DeathThaddeus Young has returned to the Minnesota Timberwolves following the death of his mother. Young practiced on Monday for the first time since Lulu Hall died of cancer on Nov. 13. Young missed five games while mourning her passing.
Hunters Kill 98 Wisconsin WolvesIt looks like Wisconsin's third wolf season could be over soon. The season began on Oct. 15. It's slated to run until Feb. 28 or until hunters reach the 150-animal statewide kill limit.
Vanilla Ice To Perform At Timberwolves Home OpenerThe hip hop artist behind uber-smash hit "Ice Ice Baby" – and the beloved T<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uEUaE2pUR_U" target="_blank">eenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: The Secret Of The Ooze musical sequence</a> – will be performing for the Minnesota Timberwolves home opener Oct. 30.
Report: Wolf Population Growing In MidwestEven though more states in the upper Midwest have started wolf hunts, there is a slight increase in the population. A U.S. Fish and Wildlife report shows the number of wolves living in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan has grown slightly. It found more than 3,700 wolves in the area in the past year.
Feds Not Worried About Wisconsin Wolf Decline Federal wildlife officials say they're not concerned about the decline in Wisconsin's wolf population.
Minnesota Officials Warn Of Wolf EncountersNortheastern Minnesota authorities are warning residents about wolves attacking dogs and approaching people in Cook County.
DNR Ups Licenses For 2014 Wolf SeasonThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is increasing the number of licenses available for the 2014 wolf hunting season. The DNR announced they would be making 3,800 hunting and trapping licenses available, which is an increase of 500 from last year's seasons.