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Soo Locks set to open, beginning 2018 Great Lakes shipping season
Dalbec to seek re-election in fall
School safety package, juvenile justice overhaul clears Wisconsin Legislature
Elderly couple found dead in Minn., grandson arrested
Wisconsin unemployment rate hits 2.9 percent in February
2018 All-Area Girls Basketball Team
DNR unveils updated format for renewal of boats, ATVs, snowmobiles
Guides offer veterans free fishing trip
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September 18, 2017
Brule River landing reopens
The boat landing at the mouth of the Bois Brule River on Lake Superior in the Brule River State Forest has reopened.
September 18, 2017 - 2:15pm
September 11, 2017
The DEA in Duluth: Inside the new addition to the local drug war
DULUTH — The transactions occur in a flash. Under surveillance, investigators who observe repeated hand-to-hand swaps are able to conclude...
September 11, 2017 - 6:00am
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
Marshfield man dies in Lake Superior sailing accident
A Marshfield, Wis., died Wednesday in Lake Superior following a sailing accident. According to the Bayfield County Sheriff's Office, Stanley Szczytko, 68, was attempting to untangle a line to a jib sail of a 42-foot boat. When the line freed, he accidentally fell overboard. A woman...
August 31, 2017 - 4:23pm
August 25, 2017
DNR closes Brule River boat landing
The boat landing at the mouth of the Bois Brule River in the Brule River State Forest is closed until further notice, according to a release from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. High Lake Superior water levels and wave action have eroded the road leading to the boat...
August 25, 2017 - 2:10pm
August 22, 2017
DNR ends lake trout season early in Apostle Islands region
Some sports fishermen on Lake Superior won't be able to hook another lake trout this summer. The season is ending early around the Apostle Islands region because anglers have already reached their quota of 9,800 fish. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has limited anglers'...
August 22, 2017 - 7:00am
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 19, 2017
Last day for lake trout: Season closes in Apostle Islands area as quota reached
BAYFIELD, Wis. — After a slow start to the lake trout season in Wisconsin waters of Lake Superior, especially in the Apostle Islands area,...
August 19, 2017 - 10:00pm
August 11, 2017
Family remembers father, daughter who drowned in Lake Superior
DULUTH — The two people who drowned in Lake Superior offshore from Park Point in Duluth on Thursday, Aug. 10 were remembered Friday as a "vivacious"...
August 11, 2017 - 9:00pm
August 10, 2017
Two drown in Lake Superior: Crews battled large waves along Park Point in attempt to save swimmers
DULUTH — A father and daughter died Thursday, Aug. 10, after being pulled from the waters of Lake Superior off Park Point in Duluth following...
August 10, 2017 - 10:47pm
Freighter grounded near Soo Locks
DULUTH -- The St. Marys River between lakes Superior and Huron was partially closed to commercial vessels as of Thursday morning, Aug. 10, after...
August 10, 2017 - 10:59am
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