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July 18, 2017
Mia Morrison, 14, of West St. Paul, Minn., tells a U.S.Forest Service panel Tuesday night, July 18, 2017, that a proposed mine near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness would be hard to clean up. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota copper mine opponents bend Forest Service's ear
July 18, 2017 - 10:51pm
June 8, 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
How two canoeists kept it together while lost for nearly a week in the Boundary Waters
June 8, 2017 - 8:14am
June 2, 2017
Missing canoeists rescued from BWCAW
June 2, 2017 - 5:40pm
July 21, 2016
An injured camper was flown out of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness by U.S. Forest Service floatplane pilot Pat Loe Thursday morning after a windstorm last night knocked trees down on Basswood Lake. Attending to the victim were staff from the Ely Area Ambulance Service. The injured party suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Two campers died in the windstorm when trees fell on their campsite around 3 a.m. Photo by Hailey Worth, Ely Echo Newspaper
Two fatalities reported after severe storms sweep across Quetico, Boundary Waters
July 21, 2016 - 5:57pm
December 27, 2015
Blane Klemek: The bountiful beauty of the Boundary Waters
December 27, 2015 - 12:57am
July 8, 2015
Canoeists rescued after plunge over waterfall in Boundary Waters
July 8, 2015 - 4:36pm
September 12, 2012
A crew from Klamath Falls, Ore., heads into the wilderness near Island Lake, Minn., to fight the the Pagami Creek fire on Sept. 15, 2011.  A forest fire that smoldered for nearly a month on the Minnesota-Canada border before exploding this week to cover nearly 160 square miles is laying bare old disagreements over the best way to manage wildfire. The fire started small on Aug. 18 with a lightning strike in the remote Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Bob King | Associated Press/The Duluth News-Tribune
BWCA Pagami Creek Fire part of trend toward bigger wildfires
September 12, 2012 - 1:15am