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Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
Huge Black Hills wildfire 53 percent contained
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Spartan girls down the Dockers
NHS girls rebound
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National anthem brings teams together
Turkeys in the White House
Trickle down delivers for billionaires
Trickle down policies hurt seniors, low-income people
History theater hosts musical fundraiser
Discover lost railroad communities
Bong Center collects donations for veterans
Symphonic Band performs in Thorpe Langley
Nominations sought for book awards
LSC student artists to host 18th annual throw-a-thon
Don't miss gospel hour with Superior Singers
Ava Marie Erickson and Lauren Elizabeth Erickson
Vernon and Faye Jondreau
William G. Lehman
Robert "Bob" Kenneth Stein
Elizabeth Claire (Pelzer) Schmidt
Diane C. Hietala
July 28, 2017
Trolling association helps kids fight cavities
Fishing enthusiasts reeled in $2,000 off the shoreline of Superior to fight pediatric dental disease recently. The Western Lake Superior Trolling Association held its annual JAWS Derby and a portion of the Barker's Island fishing tournament's proceeds were donated to Just Kids Dental,...
July 28, 2017 - 8:38am
July 24, 2017
Researchers study waves under the waters of Lake Superior
National Science Foundation funding 4-year study on internal waves.
July 24, 2017 - 10:59am
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 14, 2017
Saturday Superior: Barker's Island Farmers Market runs 9 a.m. to noon in the parking lot adjacent to the Superior Festival Park and SS Meteor. Lakeside: The Davidson Windmill and Eskolin Log House is open for tours 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free, but donations are accepted. Sunday Superior:...
July 14, 2017 - 7:00am
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
Workshop focuses on cross-discipline collaboration
The Twin Ports Systems Thinkers Workshop takes place Wednesday and Thursday in Duluth. Artists and scientists will work and learn together at the Environmental Protection Agency's Mid-Continent Ecology Division in Duluth. This workshop is designed for the science and arts communities...
July 7, 2017 - 7:00am
July 5, 2017
Tribal leader optimistic a new fishing agreement can be reached this year
Some state commercial and sports anglers have expressed frustration over their share of fish as the DNR has limited lake trout harvests. Red Cliff Tribal Chairman Bryan Bainbridge said lake trout are split evenly.
July 5, 2017 - 8:46am
June 29, 2017
State grant aids Superior's first brewery in 50 years
Construction to make a new production brewery in North End a reality can get underway with the help of a grant from Wisconsin Economic Development...
June 29, 2017 - 3:28pm
June 27, 2017
Historic camp closes for repairs
The historic Manitou Fish Camp and dock in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is closed to the public through July 28. The closure is necessary while the Governor's Cabin and other fish camp structures undergo repairs. Rotted log sections of the Governor's Cabin will be removed...
June 27, 2017 - 7:00am
June 24, 2017
Iron ore shipments up in Twin Ports
DULUTH — Iron ore was cruising out of the Twin Ports last month as this shipping season continued its best start since 2013. "The first three months looked strong — that's obviously reflective of all six (taconite) production facilities being online this year," said Adele...
June 24, 2017 - 10:00pm
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
June 16, 2017
International cooperation preserves Big Trout Bay
Americans and Canadians come together Saturday on the northwest shore of Lake Superior to celebrate protection of one of the last privately-owned, undeveloped stretches of shoreline between Duluth and Thunder Bay, Ontario. With support from U.S. donors, foundations and conservation...
June 16, 2017 - 7:00am
June 11, 2017
Wisconsin angler prefers hooking salmon than prized Superior lake trout
SAXON, Wis. — Greg Massoglia's gaze swept across Lake Superior on this June morning, and he liked what he saw. Not another boat in sight....
June 11, 2017 - 7:15am
Harbor Lights owners carry on after 'surreal' flooding at Saxon Harbor
SAXON, Wis. — For those who knew Saxon Harbor the way it once was, it's still difficult to see the harbor now. "It was almost like a death...
June 11, 2017 - 6:00am
June 7, 2017
Two new tugs arrive in Twin Ports
Two tugboats arrived in Duluth on Tuesday to replace two of Heritage Marine's current tugboats, the Edward H. and Nels J.
June 7, 2017 - 1:39pm