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The Alpena. Photo by Carole Lent.
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November 16, 2017
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Video: Freighter crewman evacuated by helicopter on Lake Superior
November 16, 2017 - 6:39pm
This lake trout, caught during assessment netting earlier this month by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources near Bayfield, is estimated to be at least 46 years old. It was caught -- and released -- in the Gull Island Refuge. Brad Ray, DNR senior fisheries biologist at Bayfield, holds the lake trout. (Wisconsin DNR photo)
Apostle Islands lake trout is an old-timer
November 16, 2017 - 6:03pm
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November 15, 2017
Chuck Frederick / cfrederick@duluthnews.com  --  Dennis Szymialis of Duluth pickets Tuesday outside Duluth's Kitchi Gammi Club where PolyMet CEO Jon Cherry was the keynote speaker during a luncheon sponsored by the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce.
Our View: CEO says PolyMet will mine 'safely,' 'appropriately'
November 15, 2017 - 6:44pm
Two people walking the Lakewalk in Canal Park have to step over large pieces of driftwood moved there by waves. (News Tribune file photo)
Beach cleanup canceled — again
November 15, 2017 - 2:18pm
The Alpena. Photo by Carole Lent.
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November 14, 2017
October iron shipments boosted by domestic, international trade
November 14, 2017 - 7:29pm
The Alpena. Photo taken by Diane Hilden.
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November 13, 2017
The Baie Comeau glides through the ice in the Duluth Harbor in 2014. The ship is scheduled to arrive today in Two Harbors. (News Tribune file photo)
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November 11, 2017
Two people walking the Lakewalk in Canal Park have to step over large pieces of driftwood moved there by waves. (News Tribune file photo)
Post-storm beach cleanup postponed
November 11, 2017 - 6:18pm
Local view: Thunder Bay a sane asylum, with Duluth as the portal
November 11, 2017 - 3:42pm
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November 10, 2017
Photo courtesy Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum The name of the Edmund Fitzgerald is visible on the pilot house of the freighter at its final resting place 530 feet beneath the surface of Lake Superior during a past dive to the shipwreck. The Fitz went down on today's date in 1975. Precisely why it went down in a storm remains a matter of debate and intrigue.
42 Years Ago Today: The Big Fitz: Controversy continues over what happened out there
November 10, 2017 - 6:00am
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