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May 15, 2019
The U.S. government on Wednesday said it is renewing mineral leases for Twin Metals on Forest Service land near the BWCAW. (News Tribune / file)
Trump administration renews Twin Metals mining leases
May 15, 2019 - 12:30pm
May 10, 2019
Remains found in Boundary Waters confirmed to be human
May 10, 2019 - 12:01pm
April 26, 2019
Possible human remains found in Boundary Waters
April 26, 2019 - 4:28pm
March 30, 2019
A new single day record eagle migration for any North American observing station was set March 21 in Duluth when Hawk Ridge Observatory experts counted 1,076 eagles flying north. News Tribune file photo
Field reports: Fond du Lac Band offers free seminar
March 30, 2019 - 6:00pm
March 2, 2019
file / News Tribune
Field reports: Some deer will die as winter snows pile up
March 2, 2019 - 6:00pm
February 21, 2019
Visitors paddle a quiet stretch of the Kawishiwi River near Ely on a day trip in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. (2002 file / News Tribune)
BWCAW permit reservations pushed back again
February 21, 2019 - 9:55pm
February 9, 2019
Jerry Skull shovels his sidewalk in Duluth's Morgan Park neighborhood as a city grader works on the streets on Thursday morning. The recent snow and cold could hit deer populations if it continues into spring. Steve Kuchera /
Field Reports: Winter severity index creeping up with ample snow
February 9, 2019 - 9:02pm
February 8, 2019
The U.S. Forest Service will start it's do-over on BWCAW permits on Feb. 27. The fist effort, which started Jan. 30, was interrupted when many people couldn't get through to the reservation system. file / News Tribune
Date set for Boundary Waters permit do-over
February 8, 2019 - 1:43pm
February 2, 2019
Visitors paddle a quiet stretch of the Kawishiwi River near Ely on a day trip in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. (2002 file / News Tribune)
Field reports: New BWCAW reservation system opens, then crashes
February 2, 2019 - 7:09pm
January 30, 2019
The reservation system for BWCAW permits opened and then quickly crashed Wednesday. The Forest Service is working to fix the problem and will re-start permit applications at a future date. file / News Tribune
BWCAW permit reservation site opens, then shuts down
January 30, 2019 - 4:56pm
January 23, 2019
Molly and Shannon Solberg's dog, Tala, heads back to camp during a recent trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. (Submitted photo)
Pressroom Podcast: Winter camping in the BWCAW
January 23, 2019 - 5:00am
December 2, 2018
Local View: Already determined: Mineral exploration won't harm BWCAW
December 2, 2018 - 5:10pm
October 31, 2018
Reader's View: Remain vigilant for Boundary Waters
October 31, 2018 - 7:30am
October 14, 2018
Tom Kulesza catches a bass in the Boundary Waters. Courtesy photo
Anglers and hunters share their BWCAW stories
October 14, 2018 - 5:20pm
Paddlers on Rose Lake in the BWCAW. Congress gave final approval to creating the federal wilderness Oct. 15, 1978. (file / News Tribune)
BWCAW turns 40
October 14, 2018 - 5:00am