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October 10, 2018
Aerial photo of the Soo Locks in Michigan between Lake Superior and Lake Huron. Wikimedia Commons photo provided by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Senate OKs funding for Soo Locks upgrade
October 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
September 5, 2018
Autopsy indicates hypothermia cause of kayakers' deaths in Lake Superior
September 5, 2018 - 10:01pm
September 3, 2018
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Monday News Update 09-03
September 3, 2018 - 9:22am
August 8, 2018
The Willmar City Council submitted a letter of interest this week to move the lighthouse to their landlocked burg in west-central Minnesota. The General Services Administration announced this summer it is looking to offload the Duluth Harbor South Breakwater lighthouse. Forum News Service file photo
Duluth lighthouse unlikely to move, despite Willmar's interest
August 8, 2018 - 7:30pm
May 28, 2018
Adam Schwartz-Lowe, senior software engineer for Saturn Systems, demonstrates the HarborLookout ship tracking site. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Duluth software firm develops updated ship tracker
May 28, 2018 - 9:05pm
May 9, 2018
A microscopic plastic fiber found in a sample of beer brewed with water from Lake Superior. Researchers say it's not clear if the plastic is coming in through city tap water or getting in the beer through another pathway. Photo courtesy of Mary Kosuth
Plastic found in most Great Lakes tap water, beer
May 9, 2018 - 9:48pm
February 4, 2018
Anglers in two fishing shelters fish for coho salmon and Kamloops rainbow trout early Thursday morning, Feb. 1, at the McQuade Small Craft Harbor on the North Shore. Cohos have turned up earlier this winter than in most years. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Cohos in the cold: Coho salmon have shown up on the North Shore earlier this winter
February 4, 2018 - 6:46am
January 16, 2018
Visitors explore and photograph large ice columns in one of the main sea caves along the Lake Superior shore east of Cornucopia, Wisc., on Feb. 28, 2015. (News Tribune file photo)
Apostle Islands sea caves remain closed
January 16, 2018 - 6:23pm
November 1, 2017
Pedestrians navigate debris from storm damage on the road at Brighton Beach in Duluth Saturday morning. Large waves from Friday's storm washed large areas of the road into the park. Clint Austin / Forum News Serviceplay button
Duluth to seek state aid for Lake Superior storm damage
November 1, 2017 - 8:53pm
October 30, 2017
A surfer near the Lester River rides a giant roller in Lake Superior toward the shore during Friday's storm. After about a half hour of trying, the surfer succeeded and was cheered and honked on by a crowd that had gathered near the river. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
WATCH: Surfers take advantage of Duluth storm by ridin' the waves of Lake Superior
October 30, 2017 - 3:26pm
October 27, 2017
Powerful waves lash the Lakewalk in Canal Park on Friday morning, tearing off part of the walkway. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Video: Massive Lake Superior waves damage Duluth's lakeside walkways
October 27, 2017 - 3:29pm
September 25, 2017
Minn. man dies during shipwreck dive in water off Split Rock Lighthouse
September 25, 2017 - 4:06pm
September 21, 2017
- The rising sun is seen through the windows of the unmanned Vista Queen floating free in the Duluth Harbor early Thursday morning. A person untied the Vista Queen and Vista Star and released them in to the harbor overnight. (Paul Scinocca photo)play button
Police investigating how popular Duluth tourist boats set adrift overnight
September 21, 2017 - 6:10pm
September 19, 2017
Susie Island in Lake Superior just off Minnesota's North Shore has been transferred from the Nature Conservancy to the Grand Portage Band. Submitted photo by Richard Hamilton Smith
Susie Island transferred to Grand Portage Band
September 19, 2017 - 6:15pm
September 9, 2017
Bruce Solem spends a quiet moment at the bow of his 47-foot steel trawler with his sister, Kitten Hutchings of Duluth. Solem and his fiancee left Duluth on Saturday for a voyage that will take them down the East Coast of the United States, through the Panama Canal and to the Pacific Northwest. (Sam Cook / Forum News Service)
Rice Lake man's dream voyage begins
September 9, 2017 - 7:22pm