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As this year’s ice fishing season comes to a close, I thought I would share with you my most memorable ice fishing trip of the season.  1,393 more words


"Mining the Energy of the MN Boys' State Hockey Tourney": A Message from PolyMet

By JT Haines — March 4, 2015

As readers of this site know, I have taken issue with PolyMet’s advertising at the Minnesota State HS Hockey tournaments, and have been promoting the hashtag #BenchPolyMet for use on social media during the tournaments for further public discourse on the matter. 388 more words


Countdown to the BWCA ~ Part 4

Well February just went SCREAMING by! Maybe because there were only 28 days in the month – but really – screaming by!

In the past month we did a lot of research on bwca.com (my favorite website) and purchased a LOT of BIG items. 575 more words


How to Travel the Boundary Waters

Start off by planning your route and obtaining a permit. Then secure the maps. Searching stores frantically for the one you’re missing, rather than knowing which one you need and being able to ask for it, is an integral step. 268 more words


MNSJ Radio Podcast - Jamie Dietman and Don Beans Part 1

Jamie Dietman talks about his experience sleeping in a snow cave during the drive back from Ely.  We camped with the help from Jasper Creek Guide Service and Don Beans.   51 more words


MNSJ Radio Podcast - Don Beans Part 2

Don Beans has been a guide in the Ely area since the 80’s and tells the story of being charged by a moose and watching his dog fight with a timber wolf! 34 more words


Judge: Snowmobile route near BWCA won't violate federal law

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a proposed snowmobile route bordering the Boundary Waters Canoe Area will not violate the Wilderness Act. 127 more words

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