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  1. State briefs: Army Reservists based in Willmar are deployed to KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    Their mission will be to provide water and fuel support to the military units in Kuwait. The deployment is expected to last nine months.


  2. Best resort cabins: Burntside Lodge, Ely - Best of MN 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | Star Tribune

    Burntside Lodge occupies a wooded peninsula on Burntside Lake. The resort's 22 rustic-chic cabins, most built in the 1920s and 1930s, keep your attention turned to the lake; none has telephones or televisions.


  3. Taking to the outdoors: These Waconia kids are out thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Bohanon grew up on 4 acres, in a little farm house outside of Waconia, southwest of Minneapolis. In the early 1990s, her parents bought land in Moose Lake.


  4. Obituary: Emery Bulinski, owner of Ely's Snowbank LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Emery Bulinski in 1967 on the porch of Snowbank Lodge. It was rebuilt from logs he had hauled across the ice.


  5. Ragnar speaks: 'I don't think this thing is over'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Joe Juranitch, aka the longtime Vikings human mascot Ragnar, has stayed out of the public spotlight since Sunday, when his Facebook post about no t being at a Vikings game for the first time in 21 years led to the story that he and the team had parted ways due in part to a contract disagreement. . But on Friday, Juranitch made the media rounds in the Twin Cities to explain his side of the story - a story that started out Sunday with a lot of public sympathy but turned in another direction after a few writers reported that he had asked for $20,000 a game after earning $1,500 a game a season ago .


  6. Grand Marais couple launch yearlong BWCA trekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Star Tribune

    In the five years they've been married, Amy and Dave Freeman have traveled about 30,000 miles, paddling through the Amazon and dog sledding by the Arctic Ocean. Now they're jumping into a canoe for the longest journey yet: a year in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.


  7. Ely couple looks to expand Crapola granola businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 | Star Tribune

    The earthy, eight-year entrepreneurs behind Crapola, a granola maker based in Ely, Minn., plan to take production out of the house and into a larger commercial space, thanks to raising more than $38,000 in recent weeks on Kickstarter.com. "This is the best July and our best sales month ever, and this is our best year so far," said Brian Strom, who quit a day job years ago to start the specialty food company with his wife, Andrea.


  8. 'Extreme survivalist' found alive in Canadian park bordering BWCARead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | Star Tribune

    A small portion of a huge Canadian park north of the BWCA was reopened Monday after a "extreme survivalist" was found by law enforcement who were searching for him for several days since he slipped in from Minnesota. Several lakes inside an area roughly 6 miles square in 1.2 million-acre Quetico Provincial Park had been blocked from public access since Wednesday as authorities hunted for Aaron N. King, 26. While police said they weren't worried that King would harm someone, they were concerned that he lacked the proper clothing, provisions and also had no canoe with him as he traveled about the park, which is filled with many hundreds of lakes and connecting waterways amid remote surroundings of rugged terrain and towering cliffs.


  9. Nine-day adventure in the Ontario wilderness yields moments long savoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Marv Boerboom's fishing rod bent in half. He tugged as if he had hooked a log, but then twice line peeled off his reel and his rod tip quivered.


  10. Invasive spiny waterfleas found on Lake VermilionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Not good news for Lake Vermilion: state officials have confirmed the popular northern Minnesota lake is infested with spiny waterfleas. An invasive species native to Europe and Asia, spiny waterfleas disrupt the food web and competes with small fish as it forages on animal plankton such as daphnia.


  11. Readers Write (July 20): Summer opportunities, bear research, Hillary ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Star Tribune

    About half of the longest summer remains - longest because Memorial Day was as early as possible and Labor Day will be as late as it can be. With reference to the July 14 article "Court rejects bear collars, OKs videos," I agree totally with that decision.


  12. Midwest Traveler: New pleasures and old in Ely, Minn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Over the last miles of Hwy. 169 in northeastern Minnesota, the sharp rocks, pine trees and deep blue lakes of the boreal forest welcome visitors to Ely, Charles Kuralt's favorite place at "the end of the road."


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