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Grace Knezevich (left) and Maria Jacenko follow St. Louis County Sheriff's Volunteer Rescue Squad Capt. Tom Crossmon from a State Patrol helicopter to a waiting vehicle near Snowbank Lake, east of Ely, on Thursday afternoon. The two Duluth women had been missing along the Kekekabic Trail since Monday. [STEVE KUCHERA / NEWS TRIBUNE]

Duluth hikers found safe in BWCAW

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Cook County Sheriff Mark Falk said two Duluth hikers "did everything right" after getting lost along the Kekekabic Trail in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

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Seventy hours after they failed to emerge from one of the BWCAW's most grueling trails, searchers Thursday found Maria Jacenko, 42, and Grace Knezevich, 23, alive and well.

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