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Lake Superior

March 22, 2017
Jason Fyten of Munger, a self-described boat nerd, waves at the outgoing Roger Blough while holding a "Boat Watcher" flag. The Blough, a laker, was the first ship of the season to depart the Twin Ports. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
First ship of the season departs Twin Ports
17 hours 15 min ago
Shades of pink and orange creep up into the sky behind Duluth's Aerial Lift Bridge at dawn. (file / News Tribune)
Shipping season starts today in Twin Ports
March 22, 2017 - 12:00am
March 20, 2017
Ashland man drowns in Chequamegon Bay
March 20, 2017 - 1:45pm
March 15, 2017
The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alder passes a buoy while breaking ice in the Duluth-Superior harbor in 2015. (News Tribune file photo)
Shipping season nears amid icebreaking efforts
March 15, 2017 - 5:23pm
March 12, 2017
The Ashland Harbor Breakwater Light is receiving upgrades in technology that have transformed the lighthouse into a weather station. (Photo courtesy of National Park Service)
Ashland lighthouse has new mission as weather station
March 12, 2017 - 6:00pm
Several inches of snow expected in Northland from late Sunday into Monday
March 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
Jarrid Houston
Houston's fishing report
March 12, 2017 - 5:33am
March 11, 2017
Plans to clean up Howard’s Bay — frequently called Howard’s Pocket — in Superior are nearing completion, but the proposed placement of the dredged materials has raised some concerns. Superior Telegram file photo
Superior City Council OKs placing dredged material at Wisconsin Point landfill
March 11, 2017 - 7:35am
March 10, 2017
The exit to Lake Avenue off southbound lnterstate 35 was blocked to motorists Monday due to standing water. Standing water in the I-35 tunnels has been an increasing problem in recent years. Bob King /
City, state tackle I-35 flooding issues in downtown Duluth
March 10, 2017 - 10:51pm
March 8, 2017
Zebra mussels attached to a stick found in the Twin Ports harbor. Canadian and U.S. officials say they are inspecting 100 percent of the ballast tanks in saltwater ships entering the Great Lakes in an effort to keep invasive species out. News Tribune file photo.
Ballast inspections reach all ships entering Great Lakes
March 8, 2017 - 6:25pm
March 7, 2017
Hold on to your hat! Wind gusting to more than 50 mph
March 7, 2017 - 5:08pm
March 6, 2017
A Minnesota Sea Grant College Program staffer holds a handful of Zebra Mussels, found in Superior Bay and the St. Louis river. Reports indicate the Sea Grant program could lose 100 percent of its funding due to Trump administration budget cuts. (file / News Tribune)
Report: Trump's budget eliminates Sea Grant
March 6, 2017 - 5:45pm
March 3, 2017
An angler hopes to make a catch in Lake Superior at the mouth of the Lester River in Duluth in 2015. (News Tribune file photo)
Great Lakes funding would be gutted in early White House plan
March 3, 2017 - 9:46pm
The sign along the highway outside of Fraser Shipyards. (file / News Tribune)
OSHA opens another probe at Fraser Shipyards
March 3, 2017 - 12:00am
March 2, 2017
A house being hauled across the Lake Superior ice to Madeline Island is seen after it broke through on March 2, 1977. (News Tribune file photo)
40 years ago this week: House falls into Lake Superior
March 2, 2017 - 6:08pm