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NBC's 'Today' to feature BWCAW on Sunday
NBC's "Today Show" will feature a segment on the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness between 7 and 8 a.m. Sunday. Host Harry Smith traveled into the Boundary Waters on July 21 with Paul Schurke of Ely to tape the segment, which will focus on the controversy over proposed copper...
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July 21, 2016
Two fatalities reported after severe storms sweep across Quetico, Boundary Waters
Two people died and others were injured after Thursday’s destructive line of thunderstorms ripped across the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness...
July 21, 2016 - 8:14pm
July 11, 2016
Both sides steeled for Twin Metals hearings
The debate over federal mineral leases at the proposed Twin Metals mine near Ely isn't just a philosophical discussion over copper mining in...
July 11, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 6, 2016
Superior National Forest gets new supervisor
The Superior National Forest is getting a new supervisor with a wealth of experience in the Northland. Connie Cummins has been appointed to the...
July 6, 2016 - 6:19pm
June 29, 2016
Gunflint Lodge sold to new owners
Gunflint Lodge, a staple on the Minnesota-Ontario border since 1925 and owned by the Kerfoot-Spunner family since 1929, has been sold. Bruce...
June 29, 2016 - 10:00pm
June 28, 2016
Teen injured in BWCAW storm transferred to hometown hospital
A teenager who was critically injured when struck by a falling tree while camping in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness earlier this month has been transferred from Duluth to the Mayo Clinic in his hometown of Rochester. Jacob Walz, 14, had been airlifted to Essentia Health-St....
June 28, 2016 - 7:53pm
Nolan will join state, local officials in support of Twin Metals
Iron Range politicians have scheduled a press event today to lash out at the U.S. Forest Service for the agency's position questioning a proposed copper mine on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, will join state, county and local...
June 28, 2016 - 12:00am
June 23, 2016
Boy struck by tree during BWCAW storm improves in hospital
A teenager from southern Minnesota who was struck by a falling tree while camping in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on Sunday night was upgraded to serious condition Wednesday at a Duluth hospital. Jacob Walz, 14, of Rochester, was at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical...
June 23, 2016 - 5:22pm
June 21, 2016
Boy injured in Boundary Waters storm remains in critical condition
A teenager from southern Minnesota who was struck by a falling tree while camping in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on Sunday night remained in critical condition Tuesday at a Duluth hospital. Jacob Walz, 14, of Rochester, was at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center,...
June 21, 2016 - 5:52pm
June 13, 2016
Forest Service 'deeply concerned' about Twin Metals project; mining lease renewal to get public input
U.S. Forest Service officials on Monday said they are “deeply concerned” about potential impacts of the proposed Twin Metals copper mine...
June 13, 2016 - 5:50pm
May 28, 2016
More forest fires, more moose
Moose numbers are down across most of Northeastern Minnesota, half of what they were a decade ago with little or no improvement on the horizon....
May 28, 2016 - 8:24pm
May 25, 2016
Foss Lake fire 95 percent contained
With the Foss Lake wildfire 95 percent contained, a closed entrypoint into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is scheduled to reopen. The fire, about 10 miles west of Ely, prompted the closure of a small part of the BWCAW northwest of Burntside Lake. The U.S. Forest Service...
May 25, 2016 - 7:14pm
May 3, 2016
St. Louis County Rescue Squad wins award for BWCAW saves
When a Rochester, Minn. youth was pinned between a crumpled canoe and a rock by the fast-moving waters of Basswood Falls in the Boundary Waters...
May 3, 2016 - 2:50pm
April 22, 2016
Nolan: Interior not plotting to ban mining near BWCAW
Days after a speech by U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell seemed to doom mining on federal lands near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan said he's been assured that's not the case. Jewell on Tuesday listed the BWCAW with two federal areas in western...
April 22, 2016 - 11:33am
April 20, 2016
Interior secretary touts BWCAW as special place
U.S. Interior Sec. Sally Jewell gave a speech this week on the value of federal lands and mentioned the Boundary Waters as an example of a place that should be reserved from the impacts of development like mining. Jewell mentioned the Minnesota wilderness in the same sentence with...
April 20, 2016 - 10:00pm