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O.J. Simpson granted parole from Nevada prison
Kwik Trip buying out competitor in Wisconsin
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington found dead in apparent suicide
Federal lawsuit challenges Wisconsin hunter harassment law
Wisconsin law enforcement net 344 citations as part of Operation Dry Water
Reder Classic raised $9,000 for Superior Public Library
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Sports Echoes – July 18
Estey wins 30th race at AMSOIL Speedway
Inconsistent policy causes confusion
A decent respect for the opinions of mankind
Welfare benefits for the well off
Spraying hurts park wildlife
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Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Comic book sales fly on the capes of hit movies, TV shows
Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton to team up one last time in Nashville
BBC names first female 'Doctor Who'
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
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O.J. Simpson granted parole from Nevada prison
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
March 3, 2017
Fraser works with OSHA, union on burn investigation
Fraser Shipyards Inc. said today that it is working with the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers after reporting an incident in which one of its employees was burned, requiring hospitalization. The incident occurred...
March 3, 2017 - 12:34pm
February 14, 2017
UWS prof talks about plastics in waterways
University of Wisconsin-Superior associate professor of chemistry Lorena Rios Mendoza is the featured speaker for the free event "Plastic in the Environment: Sources, Impacts and Solutions." The talk begins at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave. Rios Mendoza...
February 14, 2017 - 7:00am
February 2, 2017
Great Lakes mostly open water this winter
Right now, roughly 10 percent of the combined surface of the Great Lakes is covered in ice, according to George Leshkevich, research physical scientist for the Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
February 2, 2017 - 9:17am
January 3, 2017
Shipping peaks as season nears end; a review of the top 2016 shipping stories
Laker traffic will continue all the way up to the close of the Soo Locks that link lakes Superior and Huron.
January 3, 2017 - 11:50am
December 23, 2016
Congress, president off WIIN for Great Lakes
The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative is pleased the United States Congress passed and President Obama signed into law the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act.
December 23, 2016 - 6:00am