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Sam Cook column: Scared? Who, me? Well, maybe.
5 hours 25 min ago
Local View: We need copper mining, just not near the Boundary Waters
10 hours 46 min ago
July 27, 2017
Blueberry Festival time in Ely
17 hours 3 min ago
July 23, 2017
Ted Angradi of Duluth caught and released this 47-inch muskie while fly-fishing on Island Lake on Wednesday evening. He was using a 9-inch Clouser minnow fly that he had tied himself. Angradi managed to land the fish without a net. Passing boaters took the photo of him releasing the fish. Photo courtesy of Ted Angradi
Field Reports: Input sought on draft Lake Vermilion fisheries plan
July 23, 2017 - 6:15am
July 10, 2017
Supporters greet Pete Stauber, accompanied by wife Jodi, outside of the Hermantown administrative building Monday morning for a news conference where Stauber announced his candidacy for the U.S. House of Representatives. Steve Kuchera /
Stauber joins 2018 race for Congress
July 10, 2017 - 4:10pm
July 6, 2017
Baseball: Ely to host Legion tourney
July 6, 2017 - 8:26pm
July 1, 2017
The 'Pink Lady' fishing device helps anglers troll their lures deep in the water column. Clint Austin /
Sam Cook column: Sharing the angling magic of the 'Pink Lady'
July 1, 2017 - 7:57pm
June 28, 2017
A canoe-country angler fishes the shoreline of a small lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. (file / News Tribune)
Ely canoe outfitter shut down by IRS
June 28, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 27, 2017
A moose is seen with a tracking collar in May 2013 in Northeastern Minnesota. (Minnesota DNR photo)
Parasites, infections, wolves taking toll on Minnesota moose
June 27, 2017 - 9:21am
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 19, 2017
Boater missing on Lake Vermilion found safe after overnight search
June 19, 2017 - 9:12am
June 15, 2017
Man accidentally shoots self in buttocks while camping near Ely
June 15, 2017 - 6:44pm
June 14, 2017
Clint Austin / Duluth Marshall's Joey Peters fields a grounder against Aitkin during the Section 7AA finals last week in Superior.
Prep baseball state tournament preview: Duluth Marshall fields winning strategy
June 14, 2017 - 9:17pm
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