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March 16, 2019
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Minnesota 'perfect' for mass timber manufacturer
March 16, 2019 - 4:30pm
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
February 24, 2019
A Great Lakes bulk carrier cargo ship reverses slowly across the west basin of the Port of Cleveland, Ohio on Lake Erie after offloading Taconite pellets at the Cleveland Bulk Terminal on a beautiful sunny day in early November.
'Captain Jason Church' shares shipping life on social media
February 24, 2019 - 5:00pm
Trucks at the Sappi Global paper mill in Cloquet wait to be weighed before dropping off their loads of wood. (Jamey Malcomb/Pine Journal)
Paper mills face aspen logjam
January 24, 2019 - 3:47am
December 11, 2018
t120618 --- Clint Austin --- 121218.N.DNT.PORT.C03 --- Duluth Seaway Port Authority Executive Director Deb DeLuca talks with the News Tribune about the first five months in her job as the director.--- Clint Austin /
'What matters is that I do a good job' -- Q&A with port director Deb DeLuca
December 11, 2018 - 9:10pm
November 14, 2018
United Piping, Inc. co-founder and Minnesotans for Line 3 founder Bob Schoneberger (left) died of a heart attack Sunday. He was 60. News Tribune file photo
Founder of United Piping Inc., Minnesotans for Line 3 dies
November 14, 2018 - 11:31am
October 13, 2018
Great Lakes cargo down for U.S. ships
October 13, 2018 - 2:22pm
June 17, 2018
The Memo: What to know in business this week for June 18
June 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
January 2, 2018
Four of eight freighters at anchor on Lake Superior offshore from Duluth on Monday afternoon make a picturesque scene with the Aerial Lift Bridge. Bob King /
Cold snap hampers shipping on Great Lakes; vessels huddle at anchor as operators alter plans
January 2, 2018 - 7:18pm
November 22, 2017
Jason and Jody Ball of Cass Lake Lodge. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Two more northern Minn. resorts pass down ownership to next generation
November 22, 2017 - 1:30pm
November 2, 2017
Jeff "Buff" Swanson, one of 10 original ArcelorMittal Minorca employees still working at the facility, holds some of the taconite plant's iron ore pellets. Forty years after opening, the plant is slated to produce its 100 millionth ton of pellets. Lee Bloomquist / For the Mesabi Daily News
Minorca reaches a milestone
November 2, 2017 - 6:53pm
October 18, 2017
More than 400 people attended two public meetings at Bemidji’s Sanford Center regarding Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project in Minnesota on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
More than 400 gather to offer views on replacing Enbridge pipeline in northern Minn.
October 18, 2017 - 9:03am
September 10, 2017
Trucks are parked at the end of the Waseca Industrial Road in Duluth Sunday afternoon. The City of Duluth is seeking a $1.66 million state grant to extend the road to Minnesota State Highway 23. The extension is expected to relieve truck traffic on Raleigh Street. (Clint Austin /
Build-out of Duluth industrial road could relieve pressure on other local roads
September 10, 2017 - 5:47pm
August 27, 2017
Mike Schultz, managing director of Sappi's Cloquet mill, watches as a large sheet of pulp rolls down the line. The pulp is derived from dissolved wood fiber from wood chips. Bob King /
Milling the future: Cloquet mill confident it lines up with corporate owner's vision
August 27, 2017 - 8:31pm
August 19, 2017
Reader's View: Water the ultimate public resource
August 19, 2017 - 12:35am