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September 26, 2017
A common visitor to Duluth, The Edgar B. Speer offloads taconite from Minntac. Photo by Derek Neas.
Shipping Traffic for Sept. 26, 2017
September 26, 2017 - 12:01am
September 25, 2017
The laker Philip R. Clarke glides through the Duluth Ship Canal in August 2015. News Tribune file
Another strong month for iron ore shipments
September 25, 2017 - 4:16pm
Authorities ID diver who died in water off Split Rock Lighthouse
September 25, 2017 - 1:48pm
September 23, 2017
Photo by Diane Hilden
Shipping traffic for Sept. 23, 2017
September 23, 2017 - 12:00am
September 22, 2017
submitted by John Woodward of Duluth
September 22, 2017 - 2:12pm
Cason Calloway loading taconite pellets in Two Harbors. (Photo submitted by Vicki Holisky-Crets)
Shipping Traffic for Sept. 22, 2017
September 22, 2017 - 12:01am
September 21, 2017
The rising sun is seen through the windows of the unmanned Vista Queen floating free in the Duluth harbor early Thursday. A person untied the Vista Queen and Vista Star and released them in to the harbor overnight. (Paul Scinocca photo)play button
Vista Fleet boats unmoored, set adrift; Duluth police investigating
September 21, 2017 - 4:20pm
American Mariner. Photo by Carole Lent.
Shipping Traffic for Sept. 21, 2017
September 21, 2017 - 12:01am
September 20, 2017
Susie Island in Lake Superior just off Minnesota's North Shore has been transferred from the Nature Conservancy to the Grand Portage Band. Photo by Richard Hamilton Smith
Lake Superior island transferred to Grand Portage Band
September 20, 2017 - 9:10am
Jim Richardson, aka "Lake Superior Aquaman," pretends to pour a cup of coffee on one of his recent underwater photo shoots. (Photo by Casey Rice)play button
Pressroom Podcast: Lake Superior Aquaman
September 20, 2017 - 5:51am
he INDIANA HARBOR is shown loading low sulfur Wyoming coal at the Midwest Energy Dock on a beautiful 4th of July morning in the Twin Ports. She was launched in 1979 in Sturgeon Bay, WI and was the ninth 1000 footer built for service on the Great Lakes. This modern lake bulk carrier has a 250 foot self-unloading boom. She was named after the man made waterway connecting the Grand Calumet River to Lake Michigan. Photo by Lynn Wegner / 2011
Shipping Traffic for Sept. 20, 2017
September 20, 2017 - 12:01am
September 19, 2017
Reader's View: Updegrove has ability to see all sides
September 19, 2017 - 6:35pm
American Mariner. Photo by Carole Lent.
Shipping Traffic for Sept. 19, 2017
September 19, 2017 - 1:01am
September 18, 2017
Spectators watch as the freighter Isa transits the Poe Lock in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., in July, 2015, on its way to Lake Superior. The MacArthur Lock -- in the foreground -- was temporarily closed because one set of gates was not working properly. (file / News Tribune)
Soo Locks rebuild urged: Unexpected closure would produce ‘nightmare scenario,’ Great Lakes Commission member says
September 18, 2017 - 7:46pm
The sun sets over Superior Bay, the end of Minnesota Point, and Lake Superior near Duluth last May in this aerial photograph captured with the on-board camera used on the DJI Mavic Pro drone. (file / News Tribune)
Great Lakes Commission to meet in Duluth
September 18, 2017 - 5:26pm