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Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

May 21, 2019
Twin Metals headquarters in Ely. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Bill would restart study on mining near Boundary Waters
May 21, 2019 - 8:56pm
May 15, 2019
Twin Metals headquarters in Ely. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Trump administration renews Twin Metals mining leases: Proposal for mine near Boundary Waters coming soon, company says
May 15, 2019 - 6:03pm
January 30, 2019
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness permit reservation site opens, then shuts down
January 30, 2019 - 6:38pm
October 8, 2018
Kim Berns-Melhus    Submitted photo
New leader of Conservation Fund aims to continue blending environmental, economic development concerns
October 8, 2018 - 9:28pm
June 23, 2018
Tom Cherveny Tribune/ Owen and Erik Cherveny check out Sioux Falls on the Little Indian Sioux River during a June trip to the BWCAW.
A little-traveled gem
June 23, 2018 - 7:28pm
April 10, 2018
Two paddlers make their way down the Kawishiwi River near Ely. The group American Rivers has again named the Kawishiwi one of the 10 most endangered rivers in the U.S. because of the potential of polluted mine waste from the proposed Twin Metals copper mine. Forum News Service file photo
'America's Most Endangered Rivers' lists 2 in Minnesota
April 10, 2018 - 7:32pm
February 25, 2018
Ambient temperatures dipped into the -30F range during the winter camping excursion Rick Mercil of Grand Forks and three friends made to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeast Minnesota. (Photo courtey of Rick Mercil)
Winter BWCA adventure qualifies as extreme camping
February 25, 2018 - 2:20pm
June 29, 2017
t6.11.12 Bob King -- kingPLANE0612c2 -- Captain Bob Swearengin with the Civil Air Patrol steps out of a plane at the Duluth International Airport after completing a 3-hour mission helping to search for the missing plane Monday.
After 5 years, search continues for missing Minnesota pilot and plane
June 29, 2017 - 9:00am
A canoe-country angler fishes the shoreline of a small lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. File photo / Forum News Service
IRS shuts down Ely's longest-running canoe outfitter business
June 29, 2017 - 8:55am
February 2, 2017
Supporters of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness protest Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, in front of the Technology Village in downtown Duluth, which houses U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s Duluth office,  against the congressman’s support for copper mining near the federal wilderness. Samantha Erkkila / Forum News Service
Wilderness supporters rally against Nolan for pro-copper stance
February 2, 2017 - 1:54pm
July 14, 2016
Midwest Opinion: Follow the state's process for Twin Metals
July 14, 2016 - 3:00am
November 27, 2015
Decades-long BWCA fight hangs over PolyMet
November 27, 2015 - 12:16am
July 9, 2015
Teens survive tumbling into rapids while canoing BWCAW
July 9, 2015 - 2:00am
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