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Luigi the Dog

Dog missing for a month in BWCA reunites with owners

Luigi hadn't been seen since June 25 in northern Minnesota.

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DNR mothballs environmental review of proposed mine near BWCAW

It's the latest regulatory hitch in Twin Metals' hopes for an underground mine near Ely.

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Portion of Boundary Waters reopens, other MN fire closures remain

Rain and cooler temperatures have helped crews battle wildfires in northern Minnesota.

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'The rumors are true': Boundary Waters closed amid wildfire threat

This comes as the Greenwood fire doubles in size to over 9,000 acres.

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Parts of Boundary Waters closed near border due to wildfire threats

The closures will begin Saturday and last for at least seven days or until the situation is resolved.

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Man dies after falling off boat in Boundary Waters

The incident occurred on Trout Lake on Memorial Day.

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Tina Smith urges Biden Admin. to restart study on mining near Boundary Waters

The study, which the Trump Administration stopped, would determine the environmental and economic impacts of a ban on mining in the area.

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All BWCA visitors will now have to watch three 'Leave No Trace' videos

Visitors left an "unacceptably high amount" of damage last year.

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'Severely hypothermic' man rescued from Boundary Waters in the snow, cold

The Minnesota DNR and the St. Louis County Rescue Squad rescued the man Saturday night.

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Dog lost for 12 days in Boundary Waters is found safe, will be reunited with family

Her owners live in the state of Virginia and had to leave the BWCAW three days after their beloved dog went missing.

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The Boundary Waters designated 13th Dark Sky Sanctuary in the world

It's the largest Dark Sky Sanctuary site and the first in Minnesota.

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Charges: Resort owners illegally caught fish in Canada, profited in MN

The resort owners allegedly netted thousands of dollars in profits from the bait fish.

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Skeletal remains of camper missing since 2018 found in Boundary Waters

Blood was found at the campsite where the 29-year-old was staying.

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Boundary Waters to re-open to daytime visitors

Overnight use will still be restricted through the state's stay-at-home order.

Betty McCollum slams government 'report' on Boundary Waters pollution

The State Department's response was only 8 paragraphs long.

Twin Metals formally submits plans for mine near Boundary Waters

Environmental groups have urged Gov. Tim Walz to reject it.

UPDATE: Rescuers reach girl scouts in storm-hit Boundary Waters

The nine-person group had to be reached by canoe

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Gallery: This $3.75M lakeside stunner is a step back to a 'bygone era'

The Twinflowers estate is one of the most coveted locations in northern Minnesota.

Atmosphere, Cloud Cult playing festival to save the Boundary Waters

A bevy of Minnesota artists have been announced for the Duluth festival.

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Trump Admin. renews leases for mining project near Boundary Waters

Two Minnesota congressmen were on hand for the signing.

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Video: A close encounter with a Boundary Waters moose

The magnificent beast had a hankering for salt lick.