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Ely race to include canoe-portaging division
15 min 14 sec ago
September 19, 2017
Discussions set on health care in Duluth and Ely
September 19, 2017 - 5:40pm
September 13, 2017
Statewide drunken-driving crackdown included Ely driver too drunk to be booked
September 13, 2017 - 10:58am
Jennie Maes (from left) Gov. Mark Dayton and Ely mayor Chuck Novak listen to ideas during a water-quality town hall meeting hosted by Gov. Mark Dayton at the Grand Ely Lodge in Ely Tuesday evening. This is the only town hall meeting being held in Northeastern Minnesota.  (Clint Austin /
Dayton's water-quality event draws crowd in Ely
September 13, 2017 - 9:45am
September 9, 2017
Dawn Voges, assistant park manager, walks along one of the docks in the Armstrong Bay day-use area at Vermilion Ridge Campground on Wednesday morning.  Bob King /
Minnesota's newest state park opens Tuesday
September 9, 2017 - 6:13pm
September 1, 2017
Sam Cook column: Docked: Observations on a fleeting season
September 1, 2017 - 4:43am
August 30, 2017
Authorities rescue two after medical emergency in the Boundary Waters
August 30, 2017 - 10:58pm
August 29, 2017
The new U.S. Highway 53 bridge across the Rouchleau Pit in Virginia is seen last Friday, in an image from the Minnesota Department of Transportation's button
MnDOT offers up progress report on summer projects
August 29, 2017 - 10:41pm
August 13, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Aug. 14
August 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 8, 2017
The Internal Revenue Service posted this image of boats boat going up for auction later this month in Ely.
IRS auctioning Ely canoe outfitter equipment
August 8, 2017 - 1:09pm
Bicyclist struck by motorist near Ely
August 8, 2017 - 8:22am
August 6, 2017
Field Reports: Grants available for wildlife land projects
August 6, 2017 - 4:06am
August 4, 2017
Sam Cook column: Pup tent: On the trail with the yellow dog
August 4, 2017 - 10:03am
July 31, 2017
Construction begins August 7 to replace the nearly 80-year-old bridge spanning the Burntside River on Highway 88 west of Ely. Detours will be posted until the bridge and road reopen in October. (St. Louis County photo)
Bridge replacement coming near Ely
July 31, 2017 - 2:57pm
July 30, 2017
Dorothy Molter at her cabin in the Boundary Waters at age 77, in 1984. Ely-based musician Barb Cary Hall has spent the past six years writing a musical about Molter, who spent more than 50 years living alone and tending to tourists on Knife Lake. (Sam Cook /
Into the woods: Ely musician turns ‘Root Beer Lady’ Dorothy Molter’s story into a musical
July 30, 2017 - 6:42am