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February 11, 2019
The level of Lake Superior is excepted to remain above normal through most of 2019, but probably won't hit any record levels, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers hydrologists say. News Tribune file photo.
Lake Superior dropped more than usual in January
February 11, 2019 - 4:43pm
February 1, 2019
Lake Superior went from less than 20 percent ice cover to nearly 50 percent of the lake having some ice in just a few days during the polar vortex outbreak. This satellite photo was taken Thursday. NOAA satellite photo.
Polar vortex has Lake Superior building ice fast
February 1, 2019 - 12:54pm
January 31, 2019
The Walter J. McCarthy Jr. entering the Duluth ship canal in 2018. Shipping traffic was up for the year in the Twin Ports. file / News Tribune
Shipping through port up in 2018
January 31, 2019 - 5:49pm
January 28, 2019
Duane Wages faces a stiff north wind during a blizzard in this undated photo. (Eric Hylden/Forum News Service)
Coldest air in decades arrives Tuesday in Midwest with 'life-threatening' wind chills
January 28, 2019 - 1:34pm
January 23, 2019
Great Lakes shipping down in 2018, up in December
January 23, 2019 - 9:17pm
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
January 3, 2019
Lake Superior. (2019 file / News Tribune)
Lake Superior's December decline a little less than usual
January 3, 2019 - 3:20pm
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 17, 2018
Superior firefighters work as the remains of the Globe Elevators at 2 Banks Ave. burn. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Historic grain elevator burns in Superior
December 17, 2018 - 10:06pm
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Dec. 17
December 17, 2018 - 5:00am
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
December 12, 2018
Great Lakes iron ore shipments steady in November
December 12, 2018 - 10:46am
December 9, 2018
State contracted fishermen and DNR fisheries biologists round up Asian carp in an inlet of the Illinois River near Starved Rock, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune)
'Carp cowboys' round up invasive Asian carp as Illinois, federal officials debate measures to protect Lake Michigan
December 9, 2018 - 4:53pm
December 5, 2018
A saltie owned by Polsteam reflects in calm waters of Lake Superior. (2013 file photo / News Tribune)
Trump signs Coast Guard bill with new ballast rules
December 5, 2018 - 2:50pm
December 4, 2018
The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Alder punctuates a scene of layered clouds and reflections on Lake Superior in October 2014. (News Tribune file photo)
Lake Superior November decline near normal
December 4, 2018 - 2:20pm
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