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August 14, 2018
People gather while waiting for the sun to rise on the shore of Lake Superior at Glensheen in Duluth early one October morning. (2016 file / News Tribune)
Great Lakes projects get grants
August 14, 2018 - 5:14pm
August 11, 2018
University of Wisconsin Superior biology student Sam Hansen kayaks near Pokegama Bay on Wednesday. Hanson is trying to determine if people regularly boating near wild rice beds will chase away geese who have been damaging the beds. Steve Kuchera /
Geese police hoping kayakers can protect wild rice
August 11, 2018 - 7:00pm
A load of 126,000 Seeforellen brown trout were delivered to the Brule River trout rearing station earlier this month. Along with another 90,000 set to arrive soon, the now 3-inch-long small trout will spend the winter in rearing ponds and be released into Lake Superior next June when they will be nearly 8 inches long. Courtesy Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
South Shore brown trout arrive at Brule hatchery
August 11, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 8, 2018
Images of cladoceran Diaphanosoma fluviatile (left) and copepod Mesocyclops pehpeiensis (right).
Photos courtesy of Elizabeth Whitmore and Joseph Connolly, Cornell University
Two new invaders in Great Lakes
August 8, 2018 - 9:31pm
The Willmar City Council submitted a letter of interest this week in moving the lighthouse to their landlocked burg in west-central Minnesota. The General Services Administration announced this summer it is looking to offload the Duluth Harbor South Breakwater lighthouse. 2010 file / News Tribune
Is a Duluth lighthouse heading to landlocked Willmar? Probably not.
August 8, 2018 - 7:23pm
August 7, 2018
Health care workers complete a practice 10-mile hike in the Twin Cities in May ahead of their planned 100-mile hike on the Superior Hiking Trail beginning Aug. 17 to raise awareness about the violence some Minnesota health care workers face in their workplaces. courtesy / 100 Miles, 100 Stories
Health care workers hike Superior Hiking Trail to raise awareness about workplace violence
August 7, 2018 - 7:10pm
August 5, 2018
A photo of the Antelope after masts were added and she was converted into a schooner. The Antelope sank in the waters of Lake Superior in 1897 off the coast of Michigan Island. courtesy / Wisconsin Historical Society
The 'Greyhound bus' at the bottom of Lake Superior
August 5, 2018 - 2:24pm
Captain and owner of Carriage House Charters Jerry Paulson points out something ashore to Cathy Coffman who practices steering the sailboat on July 17.
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Duluth charter captain shares passion for sailing
August 5, 2018 - 2:23pm
August 3, 2018
The sun sets over Lake Superior in 2017. The water levels of Lake Superior rose 2.3 inches in July, just slightly more than its average rise of 1.5 inches. file / News Tribune
Lake Superior creeping back toward normal level
August 3, 2018 - 4:54pm
August 1, 2018
Red flag warning in place for Park Point beaches
August 1, 2018 - 9:50am
Jared Munch paddles through some rapids on his stand-up paddle board on the Steel River in Northern Ontario. (Photo courtesy Jared Munch)
Pressroom Podcast: SUP adventures with Jared Munch
August 1, 2018 - 5:16am
July 31, 2018
Davis Helberg walks on a path that connects his property with that of a son. Steve Kuchera /
Former port director Davis Helberg reflects on his life
July 31, 2018 - 6:46pm
July 29, 2018
Ask a Conservation Officer: Steelheads
July 29, 2018 - 11:19am
July 21, 2018
Jarrid Houston
Warm weather, hot fishing can go together
July 21, 2018 - 7:44pm
July 18, 2018
The Walter J. McCarthy Jr. enters the Duluth ship canal in May 2018. (file / News Tribune)
Study emphasizes economic role of Great Lakes
July 18, 2018 - 7:59pm