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November 3, 2016
The Paul R. Tregurtha prepares to pass under the Aerial Lift Bridge in July 2008. The ship is expected to arrive in Duluth this afternoon. (File / News Tribune)
Shipping traffic for Nov. 4
November 3, 2016 - 10:28pm
November 2, 2016
Diver Nick Lintgen explores the bow of the wrecked J.S. Seaverns in July; an anchor is visible at left. The Seaverns, which sank in Lake Superior near Michipicoten Harbor, Ontario, in 1884, was discovered this summer. (Image from video by Ken Merryman)
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Wreck found along 'outlandishly' remote stretch of Lake Superior shore
November 2, 2016 - 8:00pm
Lake Superior waves crash ashore at Stony Point northeast of Duluth in 2013. (file photo / News Tribune)
Gales of November conference returns Friday, Saturday
November 2, 2016 - 7:42pm
People gather while waiting for the sun to rise on the shore of Lake Superior at Glensheen in Duluth early one October morning. (2016 file / News Tribune)
Lake Superior drops 4 inches in October
November 2, 2016 - 12:36pm
October 29, 2016
The Cyprus-flagged Maccoa sits at anchor off the Duluth piers on Saturday waiting to load wheat. (Photo by Carole Lent)
Shipping traffic for Oct. 30
October 29, 2016 - 11:00pm
October 28, 2016
The Michipicoten, shown here loading iron ore pellets in Two Harbors in November 2015, is scheduled to arrive in Superior this morning to load iron ore pellets. (Photo by Karl Everette)
Shipping traffic for Oct. 29
October 28, 2016 - 11:00pm
October 27, 2016
The Hon. James L. Oberstar, shown in port in September 2011, is scheduled to arrive in Duluth this morning to load iron ore pellets. (Photo by Paul Scinocca)
Shipping traffic for Oct. 28
October 27, 2016 - 11:00pm
The Madeline, a part of the Madeline Island Ferry fleet, sits at the dock in Bayfield. (2007 file / News Tribune)
Coast Guard fines Bayfield ferry jumpers
October 27, 2016 - 9:35am
October 26, 2016
A full moon rises over Wisconsin in July 2002 as the laker John J. Boland glides on Lake Superior.  The Boland is expected to arrive in Duuth Thursday morning. (File / News Tribune)
Shipping traffic for Oct. 27
October 26, 2016 - 10:23pm
The 767-foot long laker Cason J. Callaway emerges from the fog right before entering the Duluth shipping canal in June 2016. (file photo / News Tribune)
Iron ore shipments still stagnant
October 26, 2016 - 6:20pm
October 25, 2016
Meeting to highlight Wisconsin Point dune restoration plan
October 25, 2016 - 5:39pm
October 23, 2016
The Alpena, shown at its first arrival of the season in May, is scheduled to arrive in Duluth this afternoon to unload cement. (Photo by Paul Scinocca)
Shipping traffic for Oct. 24
October 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
October 22, 2016
The Paul R. Tregurtha passes the anchored Eemsborg on Saturday morning. The Tregurtha was scheduled to load coal and the Eemsborg is waiting to load grain.( Photo by Carole Lent)
Shipping traffic for Oct. 23
October 22, 2016 - 11:00pm
Jay Austin, professor of physics at UMD who works at the university's Large Lakes Observatory, retrieves "Nokomis," an autonomous glider that's been gathering data beneath the surface of Lake Superior for the past 37 days, north of the McQuade Small Craft Harbor on Friday afternoon. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Gliders provide in-depth scientific data on Lake Superior
October 22, 2016 - 12:04am
October 21, 2016
The Sam Laud, shown departing Duluth in October 2010, is scheduled to arrive in Duluth this morning to unload limestone. It will leave port in the evening. (Photo by Carole Lent)
Shipping traffic for Oct. 22
October 21, 2016 - 11:00pm