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Duluth murder case abruptly ends in mistrial
Upset about his schedule, Taco Bell employee allegedly attacked co-worker with a burrito
No place to call home
Agenda set for 33rd annual Superior Days
Authorities: Carroll took own life
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Library closes temporarily for construction work
Volunteers, donors put Native station back on air
Mystic Lake cancels Super Bowl pop-up nightclub: shows planned for space will move inside casino
Final details come together for NorShor's re-opening
MINNESOTA MADE: Enjoy some movies shot in the land of 10,000 lakes
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April 13, 2017
Fraser Shipyards employee dies from injuries; company cited
Joseph Burch, a member of the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Local 117 and a 22-year employee of the company, died Saturday night,...
April 13, 2017 - 11:19am
April 10, 2017
Fraser employee dies of injuries
Joseph Burch, a member of the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Local 117 and a 22-year employee of the company, died Saturday night, according to his family.
April 10, 2017 - 3:54pm
April 3, 2017
First oceangoing vessel of season arrives in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn.—The first oceangoing vessel to reach Duluth this shipping season was celebrated Monday with the traditional ceremony to...
April 3, 2017 - 7:09pm
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 14, 2017
Coast Guard begins ice-breaking operations
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter ALDER begins spring break out operations in the Duluth-Superior area Thursday. These operations will continue periodically over the next few days and weeks to prepare regional waterways for the start of the Great Lakes commercial navigation season. Initially,...
March 14, 2017 - 7:00am
March 10, 2017
Council approves cleanup role
The city of Superior is lending its support — and a long-closed landfill on Wisconsin Point — to a plan to clean up Howard's Pocket despite opposition from the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.
March 10, 2017 - 7:56am
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 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 17, 2017
Report shows 171 of 233 workers at Superior shipyard had lead poisoning
The majority of 233 workers tested for lead exposure at a Superior shipyard had elevated levels of lead in their blood, according to a report...
January 17, 2017 - 8:19am
January 6, 2017
Fraser reaches agreement to improve safety
Fraser Shipyards Inc. announced today that it has reached an agreement with the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration to improve...
January 6, 2017 - 8:33am
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
November 29, 2016
Great Lakes shipwreck 50 years ago today brought tragic loss, incredible survival
Only one member of the crew would be rescued to tell the tale of tragic loss and incredible survival.
November 29, 2016 - 3:44pm