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May 16, 2018
The S.S. William A. Irvin has sat in Minnesota Slip since 1986. Tentative plans to move the 611-foot-long freighter out of the slip so that contaminated bottom sediments can be leveled and covered with clean material are moving forward. Moving the floating museum would present difficulties, as it is only inches narrower than the open channel when the slip’s pedestrian bridge is in the open position. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Serviceplay button
Irvin faces a tight squeeze as preliminary plans to move historic ship underway in Duluth
May 16, 2018 - 11:38am
May 15, 2018
Water worries follow Husky fire
May 15, 2018 - 9:09am
May 14, 2018
Apostle Island sea caves. Photo courtesy of National Park Service.
Study finds highest microplastic concentration in the Apostle Islands
May 14, 2018 - 4:14pm
May 11, 2018
Minnesota researchers find microplastics in beer made with Great Lakes Water
May 11, 2018 - 8:45am
May 8, 2018
UW-Extension hosts listening session on Husky refinery fire
May 8, 2018 - 7:37am
May 7, 2018
Ta'sina SapaWin (center) of Cloquet, makes points about treaty rights, land and energy use with Superior, Wis., police officer Joe Markon during a protest at Michel's Corp LLC, a contractor for Enbridge, in Superior on Sept. 14, 2017. At right, officer Marc Letendre listens in. About a dozen protesters were present. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
Minn. authorities prep for pipeline protests: St. Louis Co. sheriff: ‘It’s clearly on our minds’
May 7, 2018 - 5:00am
April 27, 2018
City of Superior Parks, Recreation and Forestry employees plant a tree at 18 Oaks Park Wednesday in honor of Mike Grigoni during the city's ninth annual Workers Memorial Service.  Maria Lockwood
Tree planting for 'one of our own'
April 27, 2018 - 8:35am
April 23, 2018
Map of line 3 project (Enbridge graphic)
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
April 23, 2018 - 6:49pm
April 20, 2018
Tribal forests more diverse, sustainable than surrounding forests
April 20, 2018 - 8:54am
Earth Day origins came from Wisconsin
April 20, 2018 - 7:51am
April 12, 2018
Enbridge reports discovery of dents in Line 5 under Straits of Mackinac
April 12, 2018 - 8:40am
March 21, 2018
Wisconsin adopts statewide quarantine for emerald ash borer
March 21, 2018 - 3:24pm
March 18, 2018
Jeramy Pinkerton (left), fisheries specialist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, helps Erin Schaeffer, with the University of Minnesota, as she makes an incision in the underbelly of a muskie to insert a hydro-acoustic transmitter in April 2017. Also on board were Mark Paulson (left), fisheries technician, and Keith Okeson, past president of Muskies Inc. File photo / Forum News Service
St. Louis River muskies on the move
March 18, 2018 - 6:35am
March 16, 2018
The last two wolves on Isle Royale made it through the winter but aren't expected to last much longer. The 7-year-old female and 9-year-old male are believed too old to reproduce. National Park Service officials are moving to bring more wolves to the island, perhaps later this year. Photo courtesy Michigan Technological University.
Wolf reintroduction moves closer for Isle Royale off Minnesota's north shore
March 16, 2018 - 6:15pm
March 12, 2018
Great Lakes cities compete to reduce water utility emissions
March 12, 2018 - 8:34am