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October 14, 2018
Paddlers on Rose Lake in the BWCAW. Congress gave final approval to creating the federal wilderness Oct. 15, 1978. File / Forum News Service
BWCAW turns 40: Boundary Waters Act of 1978 was far from a sure thing
October 14, 2018 - 6:05am
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
September 6, 2018
Feds end ban on mining exploration near BWCAW
September 6, 2018 - 4:58pm
June 25, 2018
Twin Metals headquarters in Ely. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
More groups sue Department of Interior over mineral leases
June 25, 2018 - 5:11pm
May 2, 2018
Twin Metals gets leases back from feds
May 2, 2018 - 7:35pm
April 1, 2018
Against a backdrop of cliffs on Daniels Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Kevin Skwira-Brown of Duluth fishes for lake trout during a recent winter camping trip. Sam Cook / Forum News Serviceplay button
Dads, daughters continue decade-long tradition of winter camping
April 1, 2018 - 6:00am
March 25, 2018
A lake trout is welcomed to the world above the ice during a fishing trip to lakes at the end of the Gunflint Trail northwest of Grand Marais, Minn. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Hot ice-fishing on the Gunflint Trail
March 25, 2018 - 6:41am
March 23, 2018
Spending bill has money for BWCAW land purchase
March 23, 2018 - 8:13pm
March 1, 2018
Poll shows growing opposition to mine near Boundary Waters
March 1, 2018 - 8:09pm
January 27, 2018
US Forest Service rolls back study of mining near Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeast Minnesota
January 27, 2018 - 8:00am
December 22, 2017
Twin Metals gets federal mining leases back
December 22, 2017 - 8:37pm
December 5, 2017
Bikes in the Boundary Waters Wilderness? Bill in Congress would allow it.
December 5, 2017 - 8:40pm
November 30, 2017
House passes Twin Metals mining bill
November 30, 2017 - 5:13pm
November 29, 2017
US House delays vote on Minn. mining bill
November 29, 2017 - 5:14pm
October 2, 2017
Butch Diesslin of Ely has a good portion of Basswood Lake to himself. Diesslin fishes Basswood often during the summer for walleyes, bass, northern pike, bluegills and crappies. (August 2009 Forum News Service file photo)
Forest Service to drop BWCAW lottery after 2018
October 2, 2017 - 6:00am