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March 21, 2019
The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Mackinaw breaks up ice in the Duluth-Superior harbor Thursday morning. (Samantha Erkkila / serkkila@duluthnews.com)play button
Ships to start loading Friday
March 21, 2019 - 4:52pm
March 14, 2019
The U.S. Coast Guard heavy icebreaker Mackinaw widens a channel through the ice in the harbor in March 2013. The Mackinaw will be back in the Twin Ports next week, along with the Duluth-based cutter Alder, to help break ice in preparation for the upcoming shipping season. (2013 file / News Tribune)
Coast Guard plans shipping breakout
March 14, 2019 - 11:54am
March 12, 2019
The downbound 1,000-foot Indiana Harbor enters one of the Soo Locks in 2017. (file / News Tribune)
Trump includes Soo Locks in budget
March 12, 2019 - 8:11pm
January 8, 2019
The Tim S. Dool sits in dry dock at Fraser Shipyards in Superior Tuesday afternoon. The 730-foot long Canadian freighter is owned by Algoma Central. Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com
End in sight for shipping season
January 8, 2019 - 5:55pm
December 27, 2018
he American Integrity steams in to the Duluth Superior harbor in 2013. On Thursday, the Integrity was tucked behind Sand Island on the South Shore, just west of the Apostle Islands, expecting to wait out the waves caused by northeasterly winds predicted to sustain between 23-40 mph with gusts up to 70 mph midlake near the Keweenaw Peninsula. (file / News Tribune)
Shipping industry contends with Lake Superior gale warning
December 27, 2018 - 6:00pm
December 14, 2018
The United States Coast Guard Cutter Neah Bay is moored near the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center on Friday morning. The 140-foot icebreaking tug is based out of Cleveland. Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com
Coast Guard says Cleveland cutter in Duluth as ‘precautionary’ measure
December 14, 2018 - 6:00pm
November 29, 2018
Our View: Keep making Poe a go
November 29, 2018 - 5:30pm
November 16, 2018
Spectators watch as the freighter Isa transits the Poe Lock in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., in July, 2015, on its way to Lake Superior. The MacArthur Lock -- in the foreground -- was temporarily closed because one set of gates was not working properly. (file / News Tribune)
Soo Locks closing Jan. 15
November 16, 2018 - 3:18pm
October 22, 2018
Duluth's infamous "can of worms" interchange is an epicenter of traffic moving in many directions in multiple lanes. (File / News Tribune)
Infrastructure forum brakes in Duluth
October 22, 2018 - 11:43am
October 10, 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)
Senate approves funding for Soo Locks upgrade
October 10, 2018 - 7:36pm
July 2, 2018
The American Century is pictured passing underneath the Aerial Lift Bridge in this News Tribune file photo. Shipping industry officials hope that a recently completed two-year study leads to funding and construction of a new lock at the Soo Locks.
'Huge leap forward' for Soo Locks -- New study provides urgency on need to expand
July 2, 2018 - 6:26pm
June 20, 2018
Our View: Time set aside for matters that matter more
June 20, 2018 - 6:28pm
May 10, 2018
Our View: Keep pushing Poe Lock proposal
May 10, 2018 - 4:27pm
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
January 13, 2018
The Cason J. Callaway, seen from near the Lester River, makes its way through thick "sea smoke" on Lake Superior in subzero temperatures earlier this month. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
That's a wrap: Closing of Soo Locks ushers in shipping offseason
January 13, 2018 - 7:30pm
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