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Body Of Missing Fisherman Found In Winona

Search crews have found the body of a missing 88-year-old Stockton man who fell out of a canoe while fishing Friday morning. Winona County Sheriff Dave Brand says crews were dragging the river near Winona, when one of the drags caught the body of Robert Lester Duncanson on Saturday afternoon.

06/07/2014

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Man Dies After Canoe Capsizes On Madison Lake

A 39-year-old man is dead after the canoe he was traveling in capsized, according to authorities.

04/20/2014

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Canoe Found Near Lake Minnetonka Turns Out To Be Nearly 1,000 Years Old

Soon the lakes will be completely ice free, and we will see lots of people out on canoes. But there is one canoe in the west metro that will definitely not be going back into the water. That’s because archaeologists have just determined it is nearly 1,000 years old.

04/10/2014

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WCCO Viewers’ Choice For MN’s Best Campground: Boundary Waters

With the Fourth of July just a week away, WCCO viewers picked out Minnesota’s Best Campground. And the Boundary Waters came out on top. After 30 minutes of paddling in search of the campsite, it’s obvious that camping in the BWCA is a little different than at other campgrounds.

06/27/2013

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Woman Recalls Tragic Canoe Trip That Took Her Husband’s Life

An anniversary canoe trip to the boundary waters turned tragic for a Minnetonka couple. Dick and Elaine Barber had paddled into the Basswood River rapids before, but this time the water was high and fast and the canoe they were in tipped over.

06/07/2013

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Identified: Man Killed, Boy Saved After Canoe Capsizes

The 64-year-old Brainerd man who died and a 4-year-old boy who was saved after their canoe capsized have been identified by authorities.

05/28/2013

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64-Year-Old Brainerd Man Dies After Canoe Capsizes

A 64-year-old Brainerd man is dead and a 4-year-old Arizona boy was saved after a canoe capsized on the Gull River north of Baxter, Minn. Sunday afternoon, according to Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office.

05/26/2013

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Officials: 2 Boaters Go Into Snelling Lake

Crews have responded to the scene of a water emergency on Lake Snelling involving two people Friday morning.

10/05/2012

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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.

09/14/2011

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4-Man Crew Back In Minn. After Hudson Bay Journey

A four-man crew is back in Minnesota after a journey by canoe from Lake Superior to Hudson Bay.

08/16/2011

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Stranded Canoeists Rescued On St. Croix River

Authorities have rescued a group of young female canoeists who became stranded on the banks of the St. Croix River in northwestern Wisconsin.

08/05/2011

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Canoers Paddling Length Of St. Croix River

A group of canoers are paddling the length of the St. Croix to raise awareness of the scenic river on the Minnesota-Wisconsin border.

07/11/2011

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Camper’s Body Pulled From Minn. Lake

The body of a Wisconsin man has been pulled from a lake in Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

06/17/2011

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Search For Fisherman Postponed In Boundary Waters

The search for a missing Wisconsin man in Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Canoe Wilderness Area was postponed Wednesday.

06/15/2011

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Recovery Efforts Under Way In Boundary Waters

Law enforcement officers and others returned to the Boundary Waters Canoe Wilderness Area in their search for a missing Wisconsin man.

06/14/2011

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