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Shipping Traffic for Sept. 20, 2017
Bygones for Sept. 20, 2017
Colorado Springs police seek runner who won't stop pooping in front of a family's house
Duluth approves water-rate increase
Son pleads guilty to his role in exploiting mother's estate for $340,000
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New customer for AAR in Duluth
Dollar General breaks ground in Poplar
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
On health care: The health care system's transition to value
Retail resilience: Duluth's large retailers proving immune to national decline
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
Prep report: Mayer stingy again in Duluth East win
Sano might not be ready to play even if injury heals
Tuesday's prep summaries
College football: Beat up Bulldogs not done just yet
Exceptional eggplant: 4 fall-friendly recipes
Plumber: Looking into a glass sink
Sounds from the North Country: A London-based play uses Bob Dylan’s music to tell a Depression era tale
Up for the challenge: Brule musher eyes junior Iditarod
Readings & Writers: 'Voices of Rondo' and 'Lincoln Del Cookbook'
Carol and David Jouppi
Jim and Elaine Gibson
Authur & Edith Arnold
Greg and Barb Guenard
Shirley Ann Gersetich
Jody Ann Elden
Shirley Jeanne Bergum
Darlene (Hedstrom) Lukovsky
Brian A. Lundgren
Other View: Scare, clowns, scare
Other View: Voter fraud commission can't find Bigfoot, either
Reader's View: Updegrove has ability to see all sides
An Iron Range Educator's View: We victims of contempt can learn to avoid those who are mean
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
SHTA raising money for new Split Rock River bridge
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 18, 2017
More Nice Fish for 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Sunfish as bait? Nope
Minnesota DNR plans to change walleye stocking strategies
Pets of the Week for Sept. 19, 2017
2017 Apollo Gilruth Continuum awardees announced
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.
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
July 19, 2014
New Great Lakes ship touted as more energy-efficient
A new ship on the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway has its company touting her as an example of a new breed of bulk cargo vessels. The Algoma...
July 19, 2014 - 11:08am
July 14, 2014
Minnesota Power cheers windmill-shipping milestone
If it were always as blustery at the Duluth Seaway Port Authority as it was Monday morning, the Port would be a natural mecca for harnessing...
July 14, 2014 - 10:54pm
May 13, 2014
Ice deals setback to Great Lakes shipping
Making up for lost time on the Great Lakes is hard to do in the shipping industry. So says Glen Nekvasil, who reported Tuesday that U.S.-flag lakers moved less than 2 million tons of iron ore in April, a 52 percent decrease compared to a year ago. “It’s not easy in this industry,”...
May 13, 2014 - 8:12pm
May 11, 2014
Great Lakes ore shipments down in April
As expected, ore shipments on the Great Lakes were down significantly last month as ships dealt with unprecedented ice conditions, especially in the entry to Lake Superior from the east. The Lake Carriers’ Association said shipments totaled just 2.7 million tons for April, a 52...
May 11, 2014 - 7:28pm
April 22, 2014
Duluth Seaway Port Authority gets award for cargo output
The Duluth Seaway Port Authority has been honored as one of six organizations on the Great Lakes increasing international cargo. The St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corp. announced Tuesday that the authority was receiving the Robert J. Lewis Pacesetter Award for its increases of...
April 22, 2014 - 8:04pm
March 28, 2014
Heavy ice forces ships back to Twin Ports
The 2014 shipping season is off to a rocky beginning. Ice on Lake Superior is making it almost impossible for ships to sail through and the U.S.
March 28, 2014 - 11:21pm
March 12, 2014
Lake Superior, Great Lakes ice breaking up
The frigid winter of 2014 threw its best at Lake Superior, but the big lake was just too stubborn to freeze over completely. Satellite photographs...
March 12, 2014 - 12:00am
March 6, 2014
Advocate tells her painful story of trafficking
Gail Trombley is known in the Superior community as a tireless housing advocate and an outspoken nontraditional student at the University of Wisconsin-Superior, where she was once described as having a "world-class sense of humor." But there's something many people might not know...
March 6, 2014 - 12:00am
March 5, 2014
Bygones for Wednesday, March 5, 2014
News Tribune, March 5, 1974 More king-sized freighters will be seen on the Great Lakes soon because of a shipbuilding boom triggered by the demand for steel and coal shipments from Duluth-Superior to lower lakes ports. At least five more 1,000-footers will be constructed under...
March 5, 2014 - 12:00am
March 2, 2014
Coast Guard to begin breaking ice; anglers warned to remove shacks
The U.S. Coast Guard is set to begin breaking ice in the Duluth-Superior Harbor this week in preparation for the start of the 2014 shipping season. In...
March 2, 2014 - 12:10am
February 28, 2014
Lake Superior hits normal water level for first time in 9 years
Lake Superior hit its normal level in February for the first time in nine years, according to the International Lake Superior Board of Control. The...
February 28, 2014 - 3:46pm