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September 13, 2011
The BWCAW fire plume could be seen from the Isabella Community Center on Monday evening as emergency responders and Forest Service officials briefed an audience of more than 100 residents on the status of the fire. (Michael Creger / Lake County News-Chronicle)
Roads closed, some areas evacuated as BWCAW fire spreads outside wilderness
September 13, 2011 - 8:56am
August 23, 2011
The Indiana Harbor prepares to leave the harbor via the Superior Entry in March 2010. (Photo courtesy of Carole Lent)
Invasive species ballast battle gets bigger
August 23, 2011 - 9:02am
August 12, 2011
Andrew Patrick Schwan
Trials set for two Lake Park-Audubon girls basketball coaches accused of sexually touching two players
August 12, 2011 - 8:51am
Trials set for two Lake Park-Audubon girls basketball coaches accused of sexually touching two players
August 12, 2011 - 8:51am
August 8, 2011
Jefferson Bowen
Body of Duluth 'Deeps' drowning victim found in lake
August 8, 2011 - 10:13am
August 3, 2011
Rescue personnel scan the swollen waters of Amity Creek on Tuesday in Duluth while searching for a 13-year-old boy who was swept away by the strong currents near the Deeps. (Clint Austin /
Boy missing after jumping into Duluth's 'Deeps'
August 3, 2011 - 10:17am
August 1, 2011
Dan, right, and Sandy Skolness stand outside their home at 24608 County Highway 22 near Detroit Lakes, Minn. It is on the market for roughly $2.5 million. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
High-end lake homes often serve as family compounds for decades
August 1, 2011 - 8:29am
July 21, 2011
A member of the Duluth Fire Department rushes a boy wrapped in a blanket to an ambulance after he was rescued by bystanders after getting swept away by a rip current on Lake Superior at the 12th Street Beach on Park Point on Wednesday evening. The boy's sister and mother also were pulled from the lake. (Clint Austin /
Mother, two children saved from Lake Superior rip current
July 21, 2011 - 8:18am
July 15, 2011
Red Lake, Minn., woman pleads guilty to biting ear off woman at New Year's Day party
July 15, 2011 - 4:26pm
June 28, 2011
North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple walks away from a North Dakota National Guard helicopter after taking aerial tour of the damage caused by the flood waters from the Souris River Friday, June 24, 2011 near Minot, N.D. Dalrymple says the Souris River is flowing over most levees in Minot as it surges past a 130-year-old record level. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Dalrymple invites Obama to tour North Dakota flood areas
June 28, 2011 - 9:02am
June 10, 2011
Mark Plumley of St. Croix Falls, Wis., holds the 18-pound, 14.56-ounce silver-phase northern pike he caught Wednesday on Snowbank Lake near Ely. Looking on is his fishing partner, Dave Kodada of Mendota Heights, Minn. (Photo by Ron Schmidt)
Man catches massive silver pike on Minnesota Lake
June 10, 2011 - 8:35am
May 24, 2011
Travis DuBois
Feds investigate reported double deaths of children
May 24, 2011 - 8:53am
May 20, 2011
Tom Mayo was the nurse on a Life Link III crew out of Hibbing that was involved in a search and rescue operation for six men in the Isabella area late Wednesday night and Thursday morning. (Photo courtesy of Life Link III)
Helicopter crew, searching Lake County at night, spied lost men's cell phones
May 20, 2011 - 8:37am
April 4, 2011
Former Detroit Lakes resident dies in crash near Duluth
April 4, 2011 - 9:03am
February 22, 2011
Bjorn Norgaard, a 2010 graduate of Northland College, majored in environmental studies and community organization
Dead skier was training for Birkie
February 22, 2011 - 7:48am