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Pagami Creek Fire Update: campfire restrictions imposed

The Pagami Creek fire continued to move south and east in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on Sunday.


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Pagami Creek Fire Update BWCAW Campfire Restrictions in effect

The Pagami Creek fire continued to move south and east in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on Sunday.


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Weekend News Roundup for Sept. 10

Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.


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Drought conditions persist in the northeast

Keeping the Cabin in the Family- Intergenerational Land Transfer

Reducing inheritance taxes is an issue that concerns many landowners, however, it is not the only issue that landowners should address when planning for the transfer of land to heirs.  In additio


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Fall color predicted to be vivid

According to the Department of Natural Resources, fall colors typically peak between mid-September and early October in the northern third of the state.


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Pagami Lake Fire Update: smoke over Hwy. 61

Today, crews on the Pagami Creek Fire are focused on securing the fire line and identifying hazards that could make their work more challenging.


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Weather looks good for Radio Waves

The overnight cold snap appears to over for the time being and there will be nice sunny weather for Radio Waves Music Festival.


Invasive species like the sea lamprey can cause significant environmental and economic damage.

EPA Awards $400,000 to University of Minnesota Sea Grant Program

The U.S.Environmental Protection Agency recently announced that University of Minnesota Sea Grant Program is receiving a $400,000 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) grant.  The money will


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Lake Superior Forum to address water quality and sustainability on Lake Superior’s North Shore

Ashland, Wisconsin --- Lake Superior offers many things to those who live by her shores and to visitors who travel from around the world to experience the magnificence of the largest freshwater lake o