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Shipping Traffic for Oct. 17, 2017
Bygones for Oct. 17, 2017
From comfier seats to a more open feel, Target Center takes on a 21st-century look
Lakeside listens in on sales tax plan for streets
Aging rock stars Rundgren, Etheridge face court hearings in ND after marijuana, hash charges at border
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WorkForce Center shows off 'fantastic resource'
Dressbarn testing Roz & Ali name, concept in Duluth
Sneakers Sports Bar & Grill closes
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Bankruptcies for Oct. 16, 2017
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Packers try to recover from loss of Rodgers
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Gophers' safety Winfield Jr. may apply for medical redshirt
NFL: Packers lament loss of Rodgers
Hawk Ridge Art: Preserving the legacy and works of John Peyton
10 nonfiction books to immerse yourself in this fall
Opera Review: Oratorio turned opera has powerful moments
Hallo-homes: Two Duluth families go all out for Halloween
Do it yourself: Googly-eyed ghosts and candy corn jars
Doug & Ginny Olson
Don & Jeanne Mendoza
Mike and Linda
Jerome "Jerry" Paul Knaus Jr.
Janice A. Madden
Gregory John Peterson
Russell O. Anderson
Richard "Dickey" Brendengen
Reader's View: Removing causeway will harmful to LS&M
Reader's View: Kennedy, Filipovich for stronger Duluth
Reader's View: Candidates align with feminist goals
Incumbent's View: Community engagement, policy can break down barriers
MN DNR Weekly Report for Oct. 16, 2017
Field Reports: A good summer of fishing on the big lake
Sam Cook column: Dakota morning — the waiting is good
Ask a Conservation Officer: Possession limits for pheasant or grouse
Houston's fishing report: Streams, inland waters still producing fish
Pets of the Week
Journey Awards honor outstanding community members
UMD offers jazz scholarship concert
September 20, 2017
Duluth port celebrates rail revival: CN container service opens new possibilities
Keith Reardon stepped to the dais at the Clure Public Marine Terminal on Wednesday and immediately added perspective to the day's proceedings....
September 20, 2017 - 5:45pm
August 16, 2017
Superior shipyard faces more lawsuits
Forty-three Fraser Shipyards workers filed lawsuits Wednesday in federal court as fallout continues from the 2016 lead poisoning of scores of...
August 16, 2017 - 6:01pm
August 10, 2017
Freighter remains grounded near Soo Locks, blocking commercial ship traffic
Commercial shipping traffic to and from Lake Superior was at a standstill Thursday after a freighter ran aground in the St. Marys River near...
August 10, 2017 - 8:21pm
August 6, 2017
Iron ore trade remains strong in July
The Twin Ports continued a hot streak in the iron ore trade in July, with shipments 25 percent above the five-year average for the month, according...
August 6, 2017 - 6:52pm
Two new tugs arrive in Twin Ports
Two tugboats arrived in Duluth on Tuesday to replace Heritage Marine's current tugboats, the Edward H. and Nels J. The new tugboats — the Taurus...
June 6, 2017 - 8:38pm
March 28, 2017
Port shows off new container terminal in Duluth
It was a beautiful day to move some containers. The first shipment taking advantage of the Canadian National Railway and Duluth Cargo Connect...
March 28, 2017 - 6:04pm
March 27, 2017
CN, Duluth Cargo Connect announce container terminal; intermodal capabilities a ‘game-changer’
Duluth’s status as an international hub just got a big boost. Canadian National Railway and Duluth Cargo Connect officially announced their...
March 27, 2017 - 5:26pm
March 22, 2017
Duluth Seaway Port Authority executive director's pay increased
The Duluth Seaway Port Authority's executive director is getting a 10 percent raise — about a third of what he asked for. Commissioners...
March 22, 2017 - 6:09pm
First ship of the season departs Twin Ports
With a hardy group of onlookers lining the ship canal not long after sunrise, the freighter Roger Blough left Duluth on Wednesday as the Twin...
March 22, 2017 - 2:26pm
January 16, 2017
2016 shipping season one of the longest
The St. Lawrence Seaway tied for its longest season in 2016, hitting 286 days of shipping. That's the same record first made in 2008 and repeated...
January 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
November 4, 2016
Interlake Steamship boss hails 'end of steam era'
In an age-old industry, suddenly everything is new again. "Our boats may look classic, but they're very modern," said Interlake Steamship Co....
November 4, 2016 - 11:59pm
July 24, 2016
Great Lakes cargoes down in June
The U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx visited the Duluth port last week and heard local industry leaders talk about the importance...
July 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 8, 2016
Shipping companies sue U.S. Coast Guard over ship pilot rate increase
Foreign and domestic shipping companies have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Coast Guard for increasing ship pilot rates on the Great Lakes, a rate increase the Coast Guard called necessary for safety reasons. The rate increase aims to add more pilots and reduce safety risks due...
July 8, 2016 - 6:56pm
May 2, 2016
Foreign delegates to descend on Duluth port
Nearly 20 delegates from foreign consulates based in Chicago will tour Duluth on Thursday as local and state officials showcase the city as a...
May 2, 2016 - 6:57pm
April 23, 2016
Time-lapse video shows unique view of Twin Ports
Spring in Duluth signals the start of the shipping season on Lake Superior. From the pier in Canal Park one can see salties and 1,000-footers...
April 23, 2016 - 1:10pm