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May 19, 2017
Coast Guard kicks off Safe Boating Week
May 19, 2017 - 9:23am
May 16, 2017
The Federal Yukon sits at anchor in Lake Superior near Duluth May 9. (Clint Austin /caustin@duluthnews.com)
Shipping season off to a strong start
May 16, 2017 - 10:29am
April 30, 2017
Sunday is the 50th anniversary of a storm that drowned four people -- three brothers went out onto the pier and were swept off the pier by the waves, and one of the three Coast Guard members who attempted to rescue them also drowned. Tom Mackay was a friend of Edgar Culbertson, the Coast Guard member who drowned, and sits by a plaque honoring him in Canal Park.  (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Lake Superior's 'frightful blow'
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
April 28, 2017
Endangered piping plovers, like this one on Long Island in Chequamegon Bay, may return to Twin Ports beaches in coming days. People and their dogs are asked to stay away if signs are posted that plovers are present. File photo
Park Point plover plight perplexing for Great Lakes region
April 28, 2017 - 8:00am
April 25, 2017
County fights federal cuts
April 25, 2017 - 8:10am
April 10, 2017
Accumulating snow possible in parts of the Northland today
April 10, 2017 - 9:03am
April 3, 2017
After receiving an Epicurean cutting board as a gift from Duluth Mayor Emily Larson, Captain Costelus Morosanu and the mayor laugh about how he'll need the board to prepare some of the other food gifts he received in the first ship ceremony Monday afternoon. The event was held outside the ship's pilot house. Bob King / Forum News Service
First oceangoing vessel of season arrives in Duluth
April 3, 2017 - 7:09pm
March 26, 2017
The Rock of Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society is planning a multi-year project to restore the lighthouse, located to the west of Isle Royale, to a 1930s look. Photo courtesy of the Rock of Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored
March 26, 2017 - 8:24pm
March 21, 2017
 The city of Superior has a plan to restore 48,000-square-feet of sand dunes on Wisconsin Point. Once approved by the City Council, the city will seek funding through Wisconsin Coastal Management to implement the project. Jed Carlson/jcarlson@superiortelegram.com
Council weighs restoration plan for Wisconsin Point
March 21, 2017 - 8:19am
March 10, 2017
Council approves cleanup role
March 10, 2017 - 7:56am
March 8, 2017
Local leaders fear proposed cuts to EPA, Great Lakes cleanup program
March 8, 2017 - 9:47am
January 10, 2017
Agreement reached for cleanup of Ashland Superfund site
January 10, 2017 - 1:28pm
January 5, 2017
Emergency crews work at the scene where a car crashed off a dead-end road and onto a frozen portion of Lake Superior early Wednesday. (Ashland Fire Department photo)
Woman rescued after allegedly crashing into Lake Superior, later charged
January 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
December 23, 2016
Congress, president off WIIN for Great Lakes
December 23, 2016 - 6:00am
December 22, 2016
Crews with the Knife River Marina and Ostman Trucking move the Crusader II from its former site on the shore of Agate Bay in Two Harbors Wednesday. (Samantha Erkkila / serkkila@duluthnews.com)
Historical Society donates fishing tug to Knife River
December 22, 2016 - 8:58am