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Lake Superior

February 19, 2017
This aerial view of Rice's Point illustrates the concentration of maritime and industrial activities in the harbor. A new long-range plan released in December seeks to protect the working aspects of the Duluth-Superior Harbor. Bob King /
Port plan addresses never-ending 'tension' between industry, planners
February 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
Julian Nelson, a former mayor of Bayfield who advocated for the creation of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, leaves his fish camp on Rocky Island in 2012. Nelson died Friday at 100. Photo courtesy of Bob Nelson.
Julian Nelson, Apostle Islands conservationist, dies at 100
February 19, 2017 - 6:22pm
February 18, 2017
Before dawn on Monday, Caleb Utyro of Superior casts his fishing line into Lake Superior near the mouth of the French River northeast of Duluth. He was among many anglers fishing for Kamloops rainbow trout that morning. (Photos by Sam Cook /
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
February 18, 2017 - 9:00pm
February 17, 2017
About 3,000 people are expected to take part in the today’s Book Across the Bay from Ashland to Washburn. Amber Mullen / Ashland Daily Press file photo
Book Across the Bay returns tonight
February 17, 2017 - 11:55pm
$60,000 worth of Lake Superior agates reported stolen from Minnesota home
February 17, 2017 - 11:54pm
Visitors from Pennsylvania take in the view from the overlook at the Mount Josephine Rest Area along Minnesota Highway 61 near Grand Portage. Susie Island is among the features seen in the foreground; Isle Royale looms on the horizon, more than 15 miles away. (2012 file / News Tribune)
Seaplane service proposed between Grand Marais, Isle Royale
February 17, 2017 - 2:20pm
February 14, 2017
Muddy runoff from the Nemadji River fills the Superior Entry as it flows into Lake Superior. Tribune file photo
New assessment, recovery options for Nemadji River watershed
February 14, 2017 - 4:50pm
February 13, 2017
Public session on Isle Royale wolves to be held Tuesday
February 13, 2017 - 5:17pm
The Island Queen of the Madeline Island Ferry Line moves through ice-filled waters between Madeline Island and Bayfield in 2012. For the fourth time in 150 years, the ferry line will keep hauling people and vehicles from Bayfield to La Pointe all winter long. Tribune file photo
Madeline Island Ferry Line will keep running all winter
February 13, 2017 - 10:39am
February 11, 2017
Participants in the annual Polar Plunge in Duluth jump into Lake Superior in February 2016. The event raising money for Special Olympics Minnesota. News Tribune file photo
Polar Plunge returns to Duluth next Saturday
February 11, 2017 - 4:45pm
February 6, 2017
National Weather Service graphic
Snow expected in Northland overnight and most of Tuesday
February 6, 2017 - 4:57pm
February 4, 2017
Mary Dougherty of Bayfield stands on the dock near the Madeline Island ferry Island Queen during a snowfall earlier this winter. Dougherty, 47 and mother of five children, is helping to lead the charge against corporate farming in the state of Wisconsin. Bob King /
Author to activist: Bayfield woman leads opposition to corporate farms near Lake Superior and beyond
February 4, 2017 - 10:07pm
February 3, 2017
Lake Superior January decline less than usual
February 3, 2017 - 6:53pm
February 1, 2017
The Coast Guard cutter Acushnet arrives in Kiodiak, Alaska, in August 2005. The 213-foot ship — now renamed the USS Shackle — was the last remaining example of the former Navy salvage vessels transferred to the Coast Guard after World War II. USCG photo by PA3 Christopher D. McLaughlin.
Twin Ports cadets seek Navy vessel
February 1, 2017 - 10:00pm
January 28, 2017
Roger Lapenter
Champion of Chequamegon Bay dies
January 28, 2017 - 8:00pm