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February 27, 2017
The 767-foot long laker Cason J. Callaway emerges from the fog right before entering the Duluth shipping canal in June. Clint Austin /
2016 shipping season ends below average
10 hours 51 min ago
February 22, 2017
A U.S. Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk takes part in rescue training along the Columbia River in Oregon last July. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, which handles Coast Guard air rescues on Lake Superior, is expected to receive three Jayhawk helicopters in the coming months. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. John Hughel)
Coast Guard to receive larger helicopters for Lake Superior operations
February 22, 2017 - 7:02pm
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
February 12, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Feb. 13
February 12, 2017 - 9:00pm
January 26, 2017
The "can of worms," where Interstate 35, Interstate 535 and U.S. Highway 53 meet in Duluth, looks like its namesake in this aerial view taken earlier this week. MnDOT has resubmitted its bid to receive federal money for a major reconstruction of this section of interstate. Bob King /
Planners refine reconstruction project for Duluth's 'can of worms'
January 26, 2017 - 12:14am
January 16, 2017
Boilermakers take apart the old boiler in the freighter Herbert C. Jackson at Fraser Shipyards in Superior in February 2016. News Tribune file photo
Report: 171 Fraser Shipyards workers had elevated lead levels
January 16, 2017 - 6:49pm
Onlookers watch the Lee A. Tregurtha glide quietly under the Aerial Lift Bridge Monday afternoon. The ship is the last of the season to arrive in Duluth. Bob King /
2016 shipping season one of the longest
January 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 15, 2017
The Paul R. Tregurtha navigates the Duluth harbor on Jan. 11, 2017. Photo by Carole Lent
Shipping Traffic for Monday, Jan. 16, 2017
January 15, 2017 - 10:12pm
Lower coal shipments through Twin Ports tied to decreased demand
January 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
January 14, 2017
Shipping traffic for Sunday, Jan. 15
January 14, 2017 - 11:00pm
Tugs and Coast Guard vessels assist and monitor the grounded freighter Roger Blough on May 30 near Gros Cap Reefs Light in eastern Lake Superior. A safety zone was established after the Blough ran aground on the reef May 27. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher M. Yaw)
Anatomy of a grounding: Investigator shares details of Blough ‘casualty’ on Lake Superior
January 14, 2017 - 9:49pm
The Arthur M. Anderson is expected in Duluth today for winter layup. This photo was taken in September of 2012.   Photo by Carole Lent
Shipping Traffic for Jan. 14, 2017
January 14, 2017 - 12:32am
January 13, 2017
The sun pokes through the Aerial Lift Bridge in Canal Park Saturday morning. (Samantha Erkkila /
Last ships of the season on their way to Twin Ports
January 13, 2017 - 10:40pm
Shipping Traffic for Jan. 13, 2017
January 13, 2017 - 5:00am
January 12, 2017
The ice-bedecked freighter Presque Isle passes through the Duluth ship canal in December of 2013. The ship is scheduled to enter Two Harbors today. Tribune file photo
Shipping Traffic for Jan. 12, 2017
January 12, 2017 - 5:00am