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Port plan addresses never-ending 'tension' between industry, planners
Monday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: A soggy February day
Authorities ID Fish Lake snowmobile crash victim
Julian Nelson, Apostle Islands conservationist, dies at 100
SpaceX rocket launched from historic NASA pad
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The Memo: What to know in business this week for Feb. 20
Sunday sales soon? Minnesota House to vote on decades-long debate
Thanks to recession, millennials trail their boomer parents financially
Cirrus expansion in Grand Forks will make room for increased production
ERP revives former Magnetation operations
Wild's Dubnyk seethes after ruling on Nashville goal
COLLEGE BASEBALL UMD allows 26 runs while being swept
College softball: UMD drops a pair in Arkansas
College men's hockey: Penalty killers save the day for undisciplined Bulldogs at Colorado College
College Nordic skiing: St. Scholastica men, women finish third
Chicago parents face challenges, joys in raising multiracial children
Gary Meader column: A timeline of a daughter's pet names
Local teen builds bow tie business with upward swing in trend
Ms. Simplicity: How to organize after the death of a parent
Shower indoor plants with affection
Dave and Louise Gartzke
Happy 91st Birthday, Walter!
LOIS M. CLEMETTI
VERONA ARLENE MYRON
JOYCE ANNE SWENSON
LOUIS W. BRASSARD
CURTIS MARTIN KUBIS
Our view: Food access remains worthy goal
Monday With Mitch: White House visits no longer what they were
Reader's view: Two-state solution will increase Mideast peace
Reader's view: Let's celebrate trees in Duluth
Local view: Western trails shouldn't just be for wheels
Houston's fishing report
Sam Cook column: 'Boat show' a mirror of life in the North
Deer planning meetings coming to Duluth, Mountain Iron
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
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January 16, 2017
2016 shipping season one of the longest
The St. Lawrence Seaway tied for its longest season in 2016, hitting 286 days of shipping. That's the same record first made in 2008 and repeated...
January 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
November 4, 2016
Interlake Steamship boss hails 'end of steam era'
In an age-old industry, suddenly everything is new again. "Our boats may look classic, but they're very modern," said Interlake Steamship Co....
November 4, 2016 - 11:59pm
July 24, 2016
Great Lakes cargoes down in June
The U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx visited the Duluth port last week and heard local industry leaders talk about the importance...
July 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 8, 2016
Shipping companies sue U.S. Coast Guard over ship pilot rate increase
Foreign and domestic shipping companies have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Coast Guard for increasing ship pilot rates on the Great Lakes, a rate increase the Coast Guard called necessary for safety reasons. The rate increase aims to add more pilots and reduce safety risks due...
July 8, 2016 - 6:56pm
May 2, 2016
Foreign delegates to descend on Duluth port
Nearly 20 delegates from foreign consulates based in Chicago will tour Duluth on Thursday as local and state officials showcase the city as a...
May 2, 2016 - 6:57pm
April 23, 2016
Time-lapse video shows unique view of Twin Ports
Spring in Duluth signals the start of the shipping season on Lake Superior. From the pier in Canal Park one can see salties and 1,000-footers...
April 23, 2016 - 1:10pm
March 27, 2016
'Capacity to spare': Port aims to diversify while relying on staple cargoes
Along with last week's start to the shipping campaign came a familiar refrain from leaders along the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System:...
March 27, 2016 - 10:00pm
January 14, 2016
Several more ships coming for winter layup in Twin Ports
The signals of winter layup seem to be everywhere. Icebreaking is underway on the Great Lakes and four vessels are scheduled to arrive in the...
January 14, 2016 - 6:31am
December 20, 2015
Superior coal dock reaches milestone
A Superior coal dock in the St. Louis Bay reached a shipping landmark earlier this month when Midwest Energy Resources Co. transshipped its 500 millionth ton of coal on Dec. 14. MERC passed the milestone with the loading of the Interlake Steamship Co.’s freighter Paul R. Tregurtha...
December 20, 2015 - 5:35pm
October 25, 2015
Ore shipments fall again in September
Iron ore cargoes decreased 20 percent in September compared to the same month a year ago, as the U.S.-flag freighters on the Great Lakes continued to see numbers that are both good and bad in the 2015 shipping season. The Great Lakes freighters, in numbers released last week by the...
October 25, 2015 - 11:58pm
August 30, 2015
Kwik Trip sets its sights on Two Harbors
Rumors of a Kwik Trip coming to Two Harbors have been making the rounds since November. Though the rumors turned out to be false last fall, the...
August 30, 2015 - 10:10pm
August 23, 2015
Iron ore shipping continues to dip
While the failure late last month of one of the Soo Locks didn’t affect July’s shipping numbers, iron ore cargos carried by U.S.-flag Great Lakes ships fell again, the Lake Carriers’ Association reported last week. Loadings totaled 4.7 million tons in July, a decrease...
August 23, 2015 - 6:13pm
August 4, 2015
Out-of-service Soo Lock slows shipping on Great Lakes
When it comes to the shipping industry, "summer sailing" is the best sailing on the Great Lakes. Not yet braced for November's gales and free...
August 4, 2015 - 6:42pm
July 20, 2015
Shipping link to Europe off to sluggish start, but Port Authority still optimistic
An arrangement that would connect the Port of Duluth-Superior with western Europe is off to a slower start than expected. Originally billed...
July 20, 2015 - 10:14pm
July 19, 2015
Iron ore shipments down in June
Shipments of iron ore on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway totaled 6.2 million tons in June, a decrease of 6 percent compared to May, and nearly 5 percent below the level of a year ago, the Lake Carriers’ Association said in a news release. Loadings at U.S. ports totaled...
July 19, 2015 - 5:13pm