Body of Minneapolis man recovered in Boundary Waters

July 11, 2018

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — The body of a Minneapolis man has been recovered from a lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

The Cook County Sheriff’s Office says 75-year-old Niles Richard Schulz was paddling on Sawbill Lake Tuesday when his canoe overturned. Officials say Schulz was not wearing a life jacket. His body was recovered about 5:30 p.m.

An autopsy will be done to confirm his cause of death.

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