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Federal Dam man missing after capsized canoe found on Leech Lake

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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
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