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Ely Echo Shagawa Lake Ice Out Contest for 2023 now underway, entries must be sent in via email

The Ely Echo Shagawa Lake Ice Out Contest is official when a boat could leave Grand Ely Lodge’s dock and cross to the

Female mushers win WolfTrack Classic races

by Parker Loew

Threat leading to school lockdown deemed non-credible

by Parker Loew

WolfTrack weekend arrives

 Nearly 50 mushers taking part on Sunday; public invited to watch

CBD moratorium extended by city council to early December

by Tom Coombe

First End of the Road Film Festival a smashing success

by Nick Wognum

Ely’s End of the Road Film Festival was by all accounts a smashing success.

“Lifetime” dog license pondered

by Tom Coombe

Winter Frolic at Ely Memorial
Double down on mining

Before a packed house at City Hall, Ely council reiterates, reinforces opposition to Biden Administration’s 2

Ely Echo wins five awards

The Ely Echo has won five state newspaper awards - all in the largest circulation division for weeklies across Minnes

Ribbon cutting held Wednesday for KJ’s True Value Hardware

RIBBON CUTTING for KJ’s True Value with Jay Poshak, Kale Bregier-Beno, Kamryn Bregier-Beno, Jackie Bregier-Poshak and

Council opposes Biden edict

6-1 vote seeks reconsideration of 20-year mining ban

by Tom Coombe

Winter/Film Festival, Fun Run kick off February events in Ely

We’re heading into our January cold snap but there’s three events in Ely sure to provide a winter warm up.

Biden halts new mining near BWCA for 20 years

by Jimmy Lovrien

Duluth News-Tribune

Nursing home’s future in peril

Finances in tenuous position as BWCC waits, hopes for state assistance

Coming soon: 30th Ely Winter Festival

The blocks of snow already in place around town are a dead giveaway.

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