Missing Boater’s Body Found In BWCAW

Rescue crews in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness found the body of a missing boater Wednesday, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.

The victim was identified as Michael Weinzierl, 75, of Ely.

Authorities found his boat near a boat ramp at Fall Lake.

He was reported missing around 8:20 p.m. Monday.

No further information was available Tuesday night.

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