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October 31, 2018
Reader's View: Remain vigilant for Boundary Waters
I am writing to the citizens of Minnesota to summarize my view of the value of and threats to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness based on my firsthand observations over the last 28 years. I recently completed my 14th visit to your beautiful state to paddle into the BWCAW from...
October 31, 2018 - 7:30am
October 14, 2018
Anglers and hunters share their BWCAW stories
A giant buck that appears like magic and bolts before a shot can be fired. A silvery lake trout with orange fins that looks like no other. The...
October 14, 2018 - 5:20pm
BWCAW turns 40
It passed the U.S. Senate in the last minutes of the last day of a Congressional session that may have been its last chance to pass. Democrats...
October 14, 2018 - 5:00am
October 8, 2018
New leader of Conservation Fund aims to continue blending environmental, economic development concerns
HUGO, Minn. — It's not always that conservation and economic development go hand-in-hand. However, the new state director of The Conservation...
October 8, 2018 - 9:28pm
August 9, 2018
Group backs pols critical of BWCAW-area copper mining
Opponents of proposed copper mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness have formed a new, nonprofit advocacy fund to support political candidates who share their views. The Boundary Waters Action Fund is a new 501(c)4 organization formed at "protecting the wilderness...
August 9, 2018 - 9:09pm
August 7, 2018
Lost person found safe in BWCAW
A man who was separated from his camping group in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness since Monday evening was found safe Tuesday afternoon....
August 7, 2018 - 2:49pm
July 31, 2018
Small fire burning in BWCAW
A small fire in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, first reported Monday, continued to smolder Tuesday as U.S. Forest Service crews started to work on the blaze. The so-called Ogish Fire fire has burned across about two acres located between Ogishkemuncie and Mueller lakes,...
July 31, 2018 - 4:51pm
July 23, 2018
Wintergreen owners featured at White House
Although Susan Schurke never got to tell President Donald Trump in person just how important the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness was to...
July 23, 2018 - 9:00pm
July 11, 2018
Man found dead after canoe capsizes in BWCAW
A 75-year-old man was found dead Tuesday evening after his canoe capsized on Sawbill Lake near the portage to Kelso Lake, about 25 miles north...
July 11, 2018 - 9:48am
June 28, 2018
Twin Metals wants in on lawsuits
Twin Metals has filed motions to intervene in the recent lawsuits challenging the federal government’s decision to reinstate the company’s mineral leases in the Superior National Forest. The lawsuits, filed by environmental and conservation groups, challenge the Trump administration's...
June 28, 2018 - 2:25pm
June 25, 2018
More groups sue Department of Interior over mineral leases
More groups are suing the U.S. Department of the Interior, claiming its decision to reinstate Twin Metals' mineral leases was unlawful. In two...
June 25, 2018 - 3:28pm
June 21, 2018
Northern Minnesota businesses sue Dept. of Interior over mineral leases
A group of businesses is suing the U.S. Department of the Interior over its decision to reinstate Twin Metals mineral leases. In a lawsuit filed...
June 21, 2018 - 5:37pm
June 12, 2018
Man drowns after canoe capsizes in BWCAW
A Coon Rapids, Minn. man died after a canoe capsized in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness Saturday night. The body of 31-year-old Joseph...
June 12, 2018 - 2:09pm
May 15, 2018
Bong center planning veterans Boundary Waters trip
The Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center will host a free trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness for veterans over the Fourth of July. The group will spend one night at Veterans on the Lake Resort before heading into the BWCA on July 3 until returning to the resort...
May 15, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 8, 2018
Reader's View: Consider the source with anti-mining pieces
In response to the "Local View" column in the News Tribune April 26, "Minnesota's Arrowhead an outdoor economic engine," I have to point out the disingenuous wording that permeates the language of those who oppose mining for their own personal convenience and pleasure. The column...
May 8, 2018 - 8:00pm