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Great Lakes cargoes down in June
July 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 8, 2016
Shipping companies sue U.S. Coast Guard over ship pilot rate increase
July 8, 2016 - 6:56pm
May 2, 2016
A view from the top deck of the frieghter BBC Kimberley shows the gantry cranes at Duluth's Clure Public Marine Terminal loading a wind blade into the hold in October 2015. Bob King /
Foreign delegates to descend on Duluth port
May 2, 2016 - 6:57pm
April 23, 2016
The Walter J. McCarthy Jr. made its way into the Duluth-Superior Harbor on Thursday, and third mate Richard Gray shot a time-lapse video of the arrival from his perch on the big freighter. (Screenshot from Gray's video)play button
Time-lapse video shows unique view of Twin Ports
April 23, 2016 - 1:10pm
March 27, 2016
Piles of dark iron ore sit in large piles near the CN docks last week, awaiting shipment, while across the St. Louis Bay the 1,013.5-foot-long Paul R. Tregurtha waits to take on its first load of the season at the Midwest Energy Terminal. Steve Kuchera /
'Capacity to spare': Port aims to diversify while relying on staple cargoes
March 27, 2016 - 10:00pm
January 14, 2016
The Herbert C. Jackson sits in dry dock at Fraser Shipyards in Superior on Dec. 31. The ship is undergoing a diesel conversion during its winter layup this season. (Clint Austin /
Several more ships coming for winter layup in Twin Ports
January 14, 2016 - 6:31am
December 20, 2015
Superior coal dock reaches milestone
December 20, 2015 - 5:35pm
October 25, 2015
Ore shipments fall again in September
October 25, 2015 - 11:58pm
August 30, 2015
The former Sonju automotive dealership building in Two Harbors will be demolished by Kwik Trip to make way for a new convenience store and gas station. (Adelle Whitefoot / News-Chronicle)
Kwik Trip sets its sights on Two Harbors
August 30, 2015 - 10:10pm
August 23, 2015
Iron ore shipping continues to dip
August 23, 2015 - 6:13pm
August 4, 2015
Spectators watch as the freighter Isa transits the Poe Lock in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., last week, on its way to Lake Superior. The MacArthur Lock - in the foreground - is temporarily closed because one set of gates is not working properly. All ship traffic will be routed through the Poe Lock. (Andrew Krueger /
Out-of-service Soo Lock slows shipping on Great Lakes
August 4, 2015 - 6:42pm
July 20, 2015
The saltie Florijngracht is seen through haze as it sits at anchor off of Park Point on Sunday. The ship is owned by Spliethoff, which is opening new trade avenues between Europe and the Midwest. Steve Kuchera /
Shipping link to Europe off to sluggish start, but Port Authority still optimistic
July 20, 2015 - 10:14pm
July 19, 2015
Iron ore shipments down in June
July 19, 2015 - 5:13pm
July 5, 2015
Jim Vena
CN exec to speak at Duluth chamber’s annual meeting
July 5, 2015 - 6:24pm
April 16, 2015
Fednav fleet adding ballast treatment to ships
April 16, 2015 - 2:52pm