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March 20, 2018
Assisted by a Heritage Marine tug, the Erie Trader/Clyde S. VanEnkevort heads under the Aerial Lift Bridge on its way to Two Harbors to load iron ore Tuesday. The ship was the first of the season to leave Duluth. Bob King / play button
Lake Superior opens for business: Tug-barge sets off to start shipping season
March 20, 2018 - 6:41pm
March 19, 2018
The Erie Trader/Clyde S. VanEnkevort is slated to be the first ship to leave the port of Duluth-Superior this year. (Photo courtesy of Duluth Seaway Port Authority)
Commercial shipping starts this week in Duluth-Superior
March 19, 2018 - 4:40pm
March 13, 2018
News Tribune file photo
Spring cleaning at the museum
March 13, 2018 - 4:04pm
March 5, 2018
An aerial view of Slip 3 on the harbor in Duluth as seen Wednesday Mar. 1, 2017. (News Tribune file photo)
Pollution containment efforts move to Slips 3, C in Duluth harbor
March 5, 2018 - 6:12pm
March 1, 2018
Two salties, Diana (foreground) and Zealand Delilah, sit stuck in the ice about 2.25 miles from the Duluth Ship Canal on May 7, 2014. The Diana was the first saltie to arrive in the Twin Ports that year. (News Tribune file photo)
First Ship Contest opens
March 1, 2018 - 2:29pm
February 25, 2018
The Duluth Seaway Port Authority is vacating its headquarters to allow Altec (background) to move in as part of its ongoing expansion. Steve Kuchera /
Port Authority moving out of current facility
February 25, 2018 - 7:15pm
February 20, 2018
The Great Lakes self-unloading bulk carrier Canadian Olympic  passes through the Poe Lock, October 1, 2010 at the Soo Locks in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. (Mark Hoffman/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel/MCT)
Soo Locks to open March 25
February 20, 2018 - 6:27pm
February 16, 2018
A single bloody red shrimp, a foreign aquatic invader from the Caspian region of eastern Europe, was found in water samples taken last summer in Allouez Bay. It's the first such finding in the Lake Superior region. NOAA photo
Invasive shrimp found in Twin Ports harbor
February 16, 2018 - 8:16pm
January 31, 2018
Vanta Coda
Duluth Seaway Port Authority executive director resigns
January 31, 2018 - 5:23pm
January 24, 2018
(Submitted photo)
Duluth port gets rehab dollars
January 24, 2018 - 7:57pm
January 23, 2018
The Aerial Ferry Bridge under construction in 1904 in Duluth. It was later converted to a lift bridge. (Image courtesy of Kathryn A. Martin Library Archives and Special Collections at UMD)
News Tribune Attic: A brief history of the Aerial Lift Bridge
January 23, 2018 - 2:57pm
January 19, 2018
Two excavators in unison push the William A. Irvin a short distance from the west side of the Minnesota Slip, so workers will be able to build a new wall there this winter. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Move over Irvin: Museum ship shifted to allow work
January 19, 2018 - 10:18pm
January 17, 2018
St. Lawrence Seaway reports strong shipping gains
January 17, 2018 - 6:22pm
January 16, 2018
The Edwin H. Gott emerges from fog in the Duluth ship canal on Jan. 16, 2009 to end the 2009-10 shipping season in the Twin Ports. It's slated to be the last ship into the Twin Ports for the 2016-17 season, too. (News Tribune file photo)
Gott will be last freighter into Duluth this season
January 16, 2018 - 5:06pm
Edwin H. Gott in Two Harbors. Photo taken by Vicki Holisky-Crets.
Shipping Traffic for Jan. 16, 2018
January 16, 2018 - 12:00am