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MPCA Board To Revisit Voyageurs, BWCA Haze Rules

The citizens board of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is taking another crack at approving rules meant to cut the haze that sometimes clouds the views at Voyageurs National Park and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area.


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BWCA To Keep Lottery System For Some Entry Permits

The Superior National Forest has partly backed off plans to eliminate the lottery system for issuing Boundary Waters Canoe Area entry permits.


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Areas Reopened On Superior National Forest

The U.S. Forest Service is reopening some areas of the Superior National Forest for public use.


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Firefighting Team In BWCA Reaches Nearly 840

Rain is giving firefighters a break in their battle against the Boundary Waters wilderness blaze in northeastern Minnesota.


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BWCAW Forest Fire Stalls In Cooler Weather

A forest fire that smoldered for nearly a month on the Minnesota-Canada border before exploding this week to cover nearly 160 square miles is laying bare old disagreements over the best way to manage wildfire.


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Canoeist Recalls Harrowing Escape From Burning BWCAW

It began as a tranquil trip into the boundary waters for a U.S. Army Blackhawk helicopter pilot home from war. Five days paddling a canoe would be the perfect tonic of both scenery and solitude.


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BWCA Fire Hits 100,000 Acres; Strong Winds Continue

A fire that started from a lightning strike in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area is now burning more than 60,000 acres in northeastern Minnesota, tripling in size since it started.


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Boundary Waters Fire Triples In Size

A forest fire in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area near Ely has more than doubled in size since Sunday.


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BWCA Cell Phone Tower Lawsuit Heads To Trial

When campers in the remote Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness look up on a clear night, they expect to see spectacular starry skies, the Milky Way, maybe even some meteors or the Northern Lights.


8/30/10 – Chad Hartman 12pm Hour

Chad Hartman was live at the Minnesota State Fair on Monday. In his first hour, he and Adam Carter discussed the Vikings, the Twins and various State Fair topics. They also talked with listeners about […]