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Lake Superior

March 30, 2018
James R. Barker
Shipping Traffic for March 30, 2018
March 30, 2018 - 5:00am
March 29, 2018
Evin Poquette, 9, handles the ship’s wheel in the 1920 pilothouse display in the Lake Superior Marine Museum on Thursday, shortly after becoming a lifetime member of the Lake Superior Marine Museum Association. Steve Kuchera /
Captain on deck: Hayward boy charts course at marine museum
March 29, 2018 - 6:39pm
Reader's View: Copper mining's 'level of risk' just too great
March 29, 2018 - 6:07pm
A saltie owned by Polsteam reflects in calm waters of Lake Superior. (2013 file photo / News Tribune)
St. Lawrence Seaway opens for salties
March 29, 2018 - 3:39pm
Herbert C. Jackson
Shipping Traffic for March 29, 2018
March 29, 2018 - 5:00am
March 28, 2018
Great Lakes Trader/Joyce L. Van Enkevort heading towards the aerial bridge. Photo taken by Carole Lent in 2011.
Shipping Traffic for March 28, 2018
March 28, 2018 - 5:00am
March 27, 2018
The Baie St. Paul makes a stop in the Twin Ports in 2013. (Photo by Joseph Kubala)
Shipping Traffic for March 27, 2018
March 27, 2018 - 5:00am
March 26, 2018
 The laker Philip R. Clarke glides through the Duluth Ship Canal and under the Aerial Lift Bridge in 2016. The Clarke is scheduled to arrive in Superior today. (file / News Tribune)
Shipping Traffic for March 26, 2018
March 26, 2018 - 12:00am
March 25, 2018
Ask a Conservation Officer: Fishing rules for North Shore rivers
March 25, 2018 - 6:31am
A Kamloops rainbow trout angler fishes at sunrise near the mouth of the French River. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has decided to discontinue raising Kamloops rainbows for stocking in Lake Superior. News Tribune file photo
Sam Cook column: Last rites for 'loopers
March 25, 2018 - 5:01am
March 23, 2018
James R. Barker. Photo by Carole Lent.
Shipping Traffic for March 23, 2018
March 23, 2018 - 4:00am
March 22, 2018
The giant spending bill expected to pass Congress by Saturday includes $300 million for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, which has helped pay for cleanup and habitat restoration, including this 2014 project to remove tons of century-old lumber mill waste from Radio Tower Bay in the St. Louis River estuary. News Tribune file photo
Federal spending bill restores Great Lakes, EPA funding
March 22, 2018 - 5:30pm
Edwin H. Gott
Shipping Traffic for March 22, 2018
March 22, 2018 - 5:30am
March 20, 2018
Assisted by a Heritage Marine tug, the Erie Trader/Clyde S. VanEnkevort heads under the Aerial Lift Bridge on its way to Two Harbors to load iron ore Tuesday. The ship was the first of the season to leave Duluth. Bob King / play button
Lake Superior opens for business: Tug-barge sets off to start shipping season
March 20, 2018 - 6:41pm
March 19, 2018
The Erie Trader/Clyde S. VanEnkevort is slated to be the first ship to leave the port of Duluth-Superior this year. (Photo courtesy of Duluth Seaway Port Authority)
Commercial shipping starts this week in Duluth-Superior
March 19, 2018 - 4:40pm