Saltie that ran aground at entrance to St. Lawrence Seaway is now afloat
The last saltie to leave the Duluth port and the Great Lakes has been floated after running aground at the entrance to the St. Lawrence Seaway last week.
It was given clearance to proceed through the seaway, escorted by tugs, and was nearing Montreal on Monday morning. It wasn't clear if the saltie, filled with wheat from Superior, will be able to make its planned voyage to Italy.
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