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April 24, 2014
Despite record lake ice this winter, climate forecasts still say trend is warming
Ice covered near-record amounts of the Great Lakes this past winter, but climate scientists in Wisconsin say their forecasts still indicate less ice cover for the big lakes in most future winters.
April 24, 2014 - 8:40am
April 22, 2014
70 ships await convoy escort by coast guard on Lake Superior
Seventy ships are waiting to get through the Soo Locks connecting Lake Superior.
April 22, 2014 - 8:56am
April 10, 2014
DNR: Long frozen-over lake may see higher fish die-offs
Heavy ice and snow cover on lakes across Wisconsin has the Department of Natural Resources watching for higher than normal fish die-offs.
April 10, 2014 - 8:48am
March 26, 2014
Soo Locks open despite harsh winter weather conditions and ice
The Soo Locks in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., opened Tuesday, initiating the start of the 2014 Great Lakes shipping season.
March 26, 2014 - 8:42am
March 25, 2014
Spill response ‘inadequate’ for tar sands crude on Great Lakes
Oil that sinks is hard to clean up. That was the big lesson after energy giant Enbridge’s pipeline burst, causing oil to flow into Michigan’s...
March 25, 2014 - 7:00am
March 17, 2014
Medication, soaps and caffeine taint drinking water
Scientists at a health policy forum in Madison this week said more needs to be done to keep chemicals like medication, caffeine, and antibacterial soap out of drinking water.
March 17, 2014 - 9:06am
March 14, 2014
Additional funding from Congress benefits Twin Ports
Superior Telegram The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District announced additions to its 2014 program based on the recently approved Work Plan. The additional $17.8 million in 2014 funds breakwater repairs, harbor dredging and completes various projects throughout the Great...
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
March 12, 2014
Another record-breaking weekend at Apostle Islands ice caves
About 14,000 people visited the Apostle Islands ice caves Saturday, besting the previous one-day record of 11,000.
March 12, 2014 - 8:26am
March 11, 2014
Lake Superior mysteries revealed
The Lake Superior Binational Forum has scheduled on open public meeting called “Mysteries of Lake Superior, from Top to Bottom” from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 28 at Barkers Island Inn, 300 Marina Drive, Superior.
March 11, 2014 - 7:00am
March 6, 2014
Snow and cold may help Great Lakes levels rebound
All the snow and cold temperatures this winter may contribute to rising water levels on Lakes Michigan and Superior.
March 6, 2014 - 9:54am
March 4, 2014
Railroads, ‘Little Women’ under the spotlight at DCHS
The 2013-2014 History Sunday season wraps up this weekend. History Sunday coordinator, Nancy Minahan, has presented a series of speakers that told the story of businesses and people who built Superior’s economy, which is part of DCHS’ Wisconsin humanities-funded exhibit, Icons...
March 4, 2014 - 7:00am
March 3, 2014
Ice fishermen asked to move shacks before ice breaking begins in harbor
Ice fishermen are being asked to remove their shacks from the Duluth and Superior harbor as the United States Coast Guard will start breaking ice in the ports Tuesday.
March 3, 2014 - 9:51am
February 12, 2014
Great Lakes nearing 80 percent ice cover … and rising
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says Lake Erie, Lake Huron and Lake Superior are now almost totally covered with ice.
February 12, 2014 - 8:45am
January 20, 2014
Lake Superior sea caves open for the first time in 5 years
For the first time in five years, you can walk on the ice of Lake Superior to get to the Apostle Islands sea caves.
January 20, 2014 - 8:40am
January 15, 2014
Great Lakes funding gets boost from Congress
The U.S. House and Senate have agreed on a more than $1 trillion spending bill for 2014 that includes $300 million for the ongoing Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and $1.4 billion for loans to states for clean-water-infrastructure projects. Both of those are increases in federal...
January 15, 2014 - 8:21am