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April 26, 2017
Reader's View: Threats from copper-nickel mining unjustifiable
If you didn't already know, one of the last truly wild places in America lies just to the north of Duluth. It's called the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, or BWCAW, and is a part of the Superior National Forest. Another fun fact: it's one of 12 places on Earth where you can...
April 26, 2017 - 12:11am
April 9, 2017
Local View: Metals mining can be done safely here
When the DFL put forth its anti-mining Resolution 54 and Gov. Mark Dayton listened to extreme preservation groups and pulled Twin Metals' state leases in northern Minnesota, it had a big impact on the November election. Many people who usually voted for the Democrat said enough was...
April 9, 2017 - 12:54am
Local View: Wilderness more important than a few mining jobs
My wife and I have owned Hungry Jack Outfitters on the Gunflint Trail for more than 25 years. We've helped thousands of people see what the world is like when nature is allowed to be the driving force in the landscape. And they love it. I've also seen the economic value of the Boundary...
April 9, 2017 - 12:53am
Reader's View: Clean energy promises jobs for Minnesota
Bravo to the writer of the April 3 "Local View" column, "Cherished lands like BWCAW require federal-level protection." With climate change upon us and global warming hastened by human activity, it is encouraging to know young people take the responsibility to protect the environment....
April 9, 2017 - 12:53am
April 7, 2017
Local View: Aluminum cans better than plastic bottles for BWCAW
I often wonder why plastic bottles are still legal to bring into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness with all of the knowledge of the potential...
April 7, 2017 - 12:15am
April 2, 2017
Local view: Cherished lands like BWCAW require federal-level protection
"Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit." This quote from environmentalist and author Edward Abbey is something many...
April 2, 2017 - 9:00pm
March 31, 2017
As April 1 arrives, Ely unveils 'Canoeber'
Ely city leaders are set to announce a revolution in Boundary Waters travel: a new ride-sharing app called "Canoeber." "It's like Uber, but...
March 31, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 25, 2017
Reader's view: Mining near Boundary Waters could result in brain-damaged kids
I attended the meeting at the DECC regarding the possibility of sulfide-copper mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness ("Agencies get earful on mining ban," March 17).
March 25, 2017 - 10:00pm
March 17, 2017
Duluth hearing draws supporters, critics of proposed mining ban near BWCAW
The federal agencies responsible for a proposed mining ban near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness got an earful Thursday from supporters...
March 17, 2017 - 11:50am
March 15, 2017
Twin Metals meeting may end up moot, but big crowd expected
Hundreds of people concerned about the proposed Twin Metals copper mine near Ely, both for and against, are expected to gather Thursday at the...
March 15, 2017 - 11:29am
March 14, 2017
Poll shows opposition to mine near BWCAW
Another poll taken by critics of proposed copper mining in Northeastern Minnesota shows opposition to such mining, at least near the Boundary...
March 14, 2017 - 12:01am
March 8, 2017
Report: Trump's daughter, son-in-law renting from Twin Metals owner
President Donald Trump's daughter and son-in-law are renting a house from the Chilean family that owns the Twin Metals copper mining project...
March 8, 2017 - 5:13pm
February 21, 2017
Report: Boundary Waters nets $77 million from summer visitors
Leave no trace does not mean leave no money behind, it turns out. A new report shows the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness brings in $57 million in spending to St. Louis, Lake and Cook counties, with a total economic impact of $77 million. And that's just from summer visitors...
February 21, 2017 - 6:26pm
February 6, 2017
St. Louis County dives into federal copper mining debate
St. Louis County commissioners today will likely approve a resolution calling on President Donald Trump's administration to overturn a recently...
February 6, 2017 - 9:00pm
January 10, 2017
Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
Two environmental groups on Tuesday said they will file suit in federal district court to stop the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine near Hoyt...
January 10, 2017 - 3:19pm