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Shipping Traffic for April 28, 2017
Bygones for April 28, 2017
Ex-finance official allegedly embezzled more than $100,000 from Hamline University
Minnesota measles outbreak spreads to Stearns County
Vets head to DC on 10th Honor Flight Northland
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Lake Superior Bottle Shop to close as block is redeveloped
Cliffs reports loss, but increased iron ore sales
Labovitz Awards honor Northland entrepreneurs
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Sharks fawn for Freezer Friend at UMD event
Effects of Bradford trade on Vikings playing out in draft
Speedy ex-Gopher Myrick waiting for the call
Grossman learning to be less picky at the plate
List of first-round NFL draft picks: The top 32
UPDATE: Browns take pass rusher at No. 1 in NFL draft, Bears pull surprise at No. 2 with QB pick
Double the thrills from the master of mayhem
Things to Do for April 28, 2017
Sam Cook column: Americans abroad: Dad, press "English"
Violet Days: Get up
Dance Attic celebrates new CD with release show, Homegrown performances
Happy 14th Birthday, Thor!
Robert & Janice McDonald Anniversary Open House
Happy 95th Birthday, Irmgard Becker!
Dylan Dustin DeSanto
LAURETTA ANNE (BROUSE) SCHMIDT
LILLY (CARLSON) COOLEY
WILLARD J. MORRIS
Reader's view: DNT, don't ignore this march
Native view: On metal mining, Minnesota can learn from ... El Salvador?
Our view: Don't let immigration derail Real ID deal
Reader's view: Fears over ridesharing unwarranted
MN DNR Weekly Report for April 24, 2017
Outdoors Notes for April 23, 2017
Houston's Fishing Report: Tough week of weather for fishing
Hooked! Readers share stories about who inspired their love of fishing
Pets of the Week
Ask a Trooper: What are the guidelines for installing a lift kit?
Head of the Lakes United Way celebrates National Volunteer Week
Through Readers' Eyes
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
July 5, 2015
CN exec to speak at Duluth chamber’s annual meeting
Forget the politicians. The scheduled keynote speaker at the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce’s biggest event of the year — its annual meeting...
July 5, 2015 - 6:24pm
April 16, 2015
Fednav fleet adding ballast treatment to ships
Canada’s Fednav Ltd. fleet of saltwater ships that visit Great Lakes ports is installing ballast-water treatment systems in 12 of its new ships now under construction. The announcement, made Wednesday, puts Fednav at the forefront of ballast-water treatment as federal and state...
April 16, 2015 - 2:52pm
January 7, 2015
First ship to enter winter layup arrives in Twin Ports
The freighter American Integrity became the first ship of the season to enter winter layup in the Port of Duluth-Superior when it sailed into...
January 7, 2015 - 5:40pm
December 31, 2014
Final funding secured to update Duluth docks
The long-awaited $16 million rebuild and expansion of the port of Duluth’s Docks C and D will begin at the end of May. “We’re really excited...
December 31, 2014 - 6:48pm
December 22, 2014
Last saltie leaves Twin Ports; shipping season continues to rebound
With one month to go in the shipping season, the Port of Duluth-Superior’s comeback from a difficult start is nearly complete. Despite enduring...
December 22, 2014 - 3:17pm
December 11, 2014
Taconite shipments up despite slowest start in decades
The situation was dire in April with Great Lakes freighters still mired in ice and millions of tons of Minnesota taconite iron ore sitting in...
December 11, 2014 - 1:06pm
November 6, 2014
Great Lakes shipping up 15 percent in October
U.S. flagged Great Lakes freighters moved 11.3 million tons of cargo in October, up a hefty 14.7 percent from 2013 and nearly 20 percent for the long-term October average. The Lakes Carrier’s Association reported Thursday that taconite iron ore shipments were up 21.3 percent,...
November 6, 2014 - 5:20pm
October 5, 2014
Duluth Seaway Port Authority hopes to make up for delays in rail shipping
However briefly, the shipping industry last week weighed in on the difficulty of getting grain to market using railways clogged with Bakken oil. “Though we see a liability in supply chains with rail service still struggling, momentum all around is generally positive,” Vanta Coda,...
October 5, 2014 - 6:50pm
September 8, 2014
U.S.-flag lakers report strong August tonnage totals
U.S.-flag Great Lakes lakers moved 11 million tons of cargo in August – a 5 percent increase over the same month a year ago and just 3.2 percent down from a bustling July, reports the Lake Carriers’ Association in Cleveland. Iron ore for steel production totaled 5.5 million...
September 8, 2014 - 10:08am
August 18, 2014
Duluth-Superior port hums with activity
The speed of industry often is illustrated in a rapid montage of images intended to show in a hurry just how much it takes to make the world...
August 18, 2014 - 8:46am
August 11, 2014
Seaway reports total cargo down
More than 15 million metric tons of cargo moved through the St. Lawrence Seaway in July, down just 4 percent over last year, marking a sustained comeback after the slow start to the shipping season. “The month of July was extremely busy for our ports on the Great Lakes-Seaway System...
August 11, 2014 - 12:10am