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Duluth Central grad De'Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in 'Come from Away'
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August 31, 2017
Antidepressants turning up in Great Lakes fish
DULUTH — Human antidepressant drugs are showing up in the brains of fish in the Great Lakes region, an unexpected byproduct of human waste that isn't being removed in the sewage treatment process. The University at Buffalo in New York reported Thursday, Aug. 31, that "high concentrations"...
August 31, 2017 - 9:06pm
August 21, 2017
Without a trace: 99 years after two French minesweepers vanished in a Lake Superior storm, a new search aims to solve the mystery
DULUTH — The French sailors' spirits must have been running high as they headed out onto Lake Superior on that November day 99 years ago....
August 21, 2017 - 6:00am
August 8, 2017
DNR offers tools to deal with high water, bluff failures
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has an updated webpage with detailed information on tools landowners and communities along the Lake Michigan and Lake Superior shorelines can use to address the problems of rising water levels and bluff failures.
August 8, 2017 - 7:00am
August 4, 2017
Grant improves access to Superior shipbuilding history
A National Park Service grant is making it easier to research the history of Fraser Shipyards and shipbuilding in Superior.
August 4, 2017 - 8:29am
Crew checks Nemadji River for sea lamprey
A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service assessment crew will conduct work on the Nemadji River in Douglas and Carlton counties Aug. 8-17 to estimate...
August 4, 2017 - 8:06am
July 17, 2017
Noisy fish? Lake Superior underwater noises include ships, wind and ... eelpout
DULUTH — Jay Austin and his University of Minnesota Duluth research team were trying to study drifting ice sheets on Lake Superior when...
July 17, 2017 - 6:00am
July 7, 2017
SLRA celebrates river cleanup projects
Last month, the Minnesota Legislature passed its $988 million bonding bill, which included $25.4 million in funding for the St. Louis River Estuary Restoration Project. These funds will trigger $47.2 million in federal funds made available through the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative...
July 7, 2017 - 7:00am
June 27, 2017
Invasive Asian carp found 9 miles from Lake Michigan
The silver carp, one of numerous species of the invasive fish, is the first that’s been found beyond electric barriers in Illinois waterways...
June 27, 2017 - 9:02am
June 19, 2017
Paine joins US, Canadian mayors for Great Lakes conference
Member mayors of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative meets for the annual meeting and conference in Montreal.
June 19, 2017 - 9:23am
May 26, 2017
Federal budget cuts threaten Great Lakes
Great Lakes advocated are calling on Congress to restore funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.
May 26, 2017 - 9:06am
May 16, 2017
Shipping season off to a strong start
The early numbers are in, and the early numbers look good: Maritime traffic at the Port of Duluth-Superior is up 7 percent over last year.
May 16, 2017 - 10:29am
March 22, 2017
First ship of the season departs Twin Ports
The Roger Blough was the first freighter of the 2017 commercial shipping season to leave the Twin Ports this morning.
March 22, 2017 - 9:25am
March 21, 2017
Funding uncertain for future Great Lakes projects
A planned cleanup of Howard's Bay may have escaped the federal ax. But many other projects are in jeopardy if Congress doesn't restore funding...
March 21, 2017 - 9:02am
March 16, 2017
Shipping season nears amid icebreaking efforts
The locally stationed U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alder will break ice in the Duluth-Superior harbor before heading north to Thunder Bay over the...
March 16, 2017 - 9:10am
March 8, 2017
Local leaders fear proposed cuts to EPA, Great Lakes cleanup program
Great Lakes mayors say the Trump administration's proposed 25 percent cut to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's budget could have disastrous effects on water quality and the regional economy.
March 8, 2017 - 9:47am