The dredge B. Yetter works behind the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center, preparing a mooring for cruise ships in 1998. More funding for dredging on the Great Lakes could become available if lobbying efforts succeed in earmarking the full proceeds of the nation’s Harbor Maintenance Tax to their intended purpose.
1998 file / News Tribune
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