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Closure area for Greenwood Fire expands north to BWCA

U.S. Forest Service posts new closure map that extends into BWCA for Greenwood Fire.

Greenwood Fire closes Highways; information meeting tonight

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Essentia Health to open pharmacy in Ely

Essentia Health announced it will be bringing pharmacy services to Ely later this year.

696: Masks are optional

by Nick Wognum

Roger returns to City Hall

by Tom Coombe

Ely Police Report for July 15-30, 2021

• Criminal Sexual Conduct- Individual arrested for 3rd Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct.

Donations requested to build Ely Miners Memorial at Pioneer Mine

The list printed here is a compilation of 252 known names of miners who died in one of the Ely mines.

Redevelopment and revitalization in Ely by the Otts, one building at a time

by Tom Coombe

Shop, band areas shift for fall

by Tom Coombe

Ely Rotary marks 100 years

by Tom Coombe
Ely’s Rotary Club has turned 100, and members are planning a giant celebration.

Storm wipes out Blueberry/Art Festival; Vendors relocate around town

Ellen Cashman stood in the middle of Whiteside Park Friday night after a storm ripped through with winds up to 70 mil

Forest Service ignites fire near Fourtown Lake

The U.S. Forest Service used aerial ignition to limit the growth of a fire between Fourtown and Boot Lakes.

BWCA closures expanding to west; USFS, DNR install fire bans


Ely Winter Festival unveils pin for 2022

In the middle of summer, The Ely Winter Festival board is looking toward winter and planning to create another festiv

Council fills city positions, declares “Twin Metals Appreciation Days”

by Tom Coombe
Two city positions were filled Tuesday as council members breezed through a packed agenda.

A full, fun Fourth in Ely

by Tom Coombe

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