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June 27, 2017
Copper-mining supporters to boycott St. Paul hearing
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June 22, 2017
U.S. Reps. Tom Emmer and Rick Nolan of Minnesota were joined at a Mountain Iron press conference Monday by Arkansas Rep. Bruce Westerman and Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar. Sportsmen's groups are battling back against Nolan's effort to seek Republican help in Congress to overturn a federal mining moratorium near the BWCAW. Steve Kuchera /
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near BWCAW
June 22, 2017 - 4:50pm
June 14, 2017
Reader's View: Reject outdated anti-mining arguments
June 14, 2017 - 12:48am
June 9, 2017
Two more hearings set over proposed copper mine near Ely
June 9, 2017 - 4:58pm
June 7, 2017
Charles Kelley (left) and Pamela Scaia were rescued last week after missing their portage and getting lost in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. (Submitted photos) play button
Rescued Boundary Waters canoeists share their story
June 7, 2017 - 8:03pm
June 2, 2017
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Video: Missing BWCAW paddlers found after using flashlight to signal plane
June 2, 2017 - 11:32pm
May 28, 2017
Hiker lost and found in BWCAW
May 28, 2017 - 2:50pm
May 25, 2017
U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
McCollum says Trump administration won't reverse copper-mine moratorium
May 25, 2017 - 6:12pm
May 13, 2017
Sam Cook column: The early trip -- lake trout, loons, life
May 13, 2017 - 8:11pm
May 12, 2017
Sam Cook column: Wilderness trust: Put a rock on it
May 12, 2017 - 5:00am
May 6, 2017
A Sikorsky Skycrane flies past a column of smoke while working a prescribed burn in the Magnetic Lake area off the Gunflint Trail on May 9, 2007. The prescribed burn was an effort to protect buildings from the Ham Lake wildfire. It's been 10 years since the Ham Lake fire burned more than 100 structures along and near the Gunflint Trail. (Clint Austin /
On Gunflint Trail, memories of 'devil's fire' still burn a decade later
May 6, 2017 - 7:42pm
May 2, 2017
Local View: Mining study stacked against tourism
May 2, 2017 - 12:44am
April 26, 2017
Reader's View: Threats from copper-nickel mining unjustifiable
April 26, 2017 - 12:11am
April 9, 2017
Local View: Metals mining can be done safely here
April 9, 2017 - 12:54am
Local View: Wilderness more important than a few mining jobs
April 9, 2017 - 12:53am