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  REGIONAL— The Minnesota Chippewa Tribe has come out in strong support of an effort to protect the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness from a proposed copper-nickel mine near … more
  REGIONAL— Minnesota’s Fourth District Congresswoman Betty McCollum has introduced legislation in Washington that would prohibit sulfide-based copper-nickel mining in portions of … more
  ELY - The Grinch stopped at the Boundary Waters Care Center here Friday when money was stolen from the nursing home during a Christmas luncheon. Donations meant to be used for craft … more
ELY— Questions linger about the overnight rescue of a group of nine Girl Scouts from the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness last Friday night after a lightning strike that occurred as … more
REGIONAL— Three northeastern Minnesota counties are slated to lose about $2.3 million in federal payments-in-lieu-of-taxes, or PILT, next year as a result of a recent change in the appraisals … more
ELY— Twin Metals Minnesota announced on Thursday that it plans to use a more modern form of tailings storage than has been permitted for the proposed PolyMet Mine near Hoyt Lakes. Known as the … more
REGIONAL— The Trump administration has lifted the temporary suspension of mineral leasing on 234,000 acres of the Superior National Forest located within the Rainy River watershed. U.S. … more
REGIONAL— It’s been forty years since the controversial passage of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness Act, a federal law that enacted significant new protections to 1.1 million acres of … more
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