A gray wolf is seen at the Wildlife Science Center in Forest Lake, Minnesota.
A gray wolf is seen at the Wildlife Science Center in Forest Lake, Minnesota. Dawn Villella AP
A gray wolf is seen at the Wildlife Science Center in Forest Lake, Minnesota. Dawn Villella AP

Kellen Browning is the D.C. correspondent for McClatchy’s newspapers in Washington and Idaho: The News Tribune, Tri-City Herald, Olympian, Bellingham Herald and Statesman. Before making his way to D.C., Kellen spent last summer chasing wildfires and covering local government for The Sacramento Bee.