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September 13, 2010
Four rescued from boat near Castle Danger
Karen Erickson has seen it before. The owner of Gooseberry Cabins in Castle Danger today pointed to the 30-foot cabin cruiser from Superior dashed onto what is known at the Castle Danger reef on Lake Superior. It was the scene of a four-person rescue Sunday afternoon involving teams...
September 13, 2010 - 3:22pm
September 10, 2010
One dead, one injured in Long Lake boating crash
One woman is dead and a man was injured while operating a boat on Long Lake in Washburn County. According to a news release issued by Washburn County Sheriff Terry Dryden, the sheriff's department was called to Long Lakes around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday on a report of a boating mishap....
September 10, 2010 - 3:16pm
May 14, 2010
Blow it up for boater safety
Ready. Set. Inflate. A boating safety awareness event Thursday is sure to leave participants breathless. At 10 a.m. Central time, people throughout the United States and Canada are simultaneously blowing up inflatable life jackets. People can join organized events, like the one...
May 14, 2010 - 6:00am
May 5, 2010
On the move
Jeff Foster was apprehensive Tuesday morning, as volunteers and employees prepared the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sundew for its first voyage in...
May 5, 2010 - 10:52am
April 30, 2010
Annual city boat launch season tags on sale
The City of Superior has annual boat launch hangtags for sale at the following sites: ICO at 2109 E. Second St.; Nemadji Travel Plaza at 3027 E. Second St.; Barker's Island Marina at 250 Marina Drive; and the Parks and Recreation office at 1316 N. 14th St., second floor. Cost for...
April 30, 2010 - 7:00am
March 18, 2010
Twin Ports shipping season to start soon
DULUTH (AP) -- The commercial shipping season is getting under way early in the Twin Ports. The Duluth Seaway Port Authority says the season will commence just after midnight Saturday when the James R. Barker departs from Superior with about 65,000 tons of coal for power plants...
March 18, 2010 - 11:52am
October 21, 2009
Senate bills target drivers who text, child lifejacket use
The Wisconsin Senate passed bills focusing on texting while driving, school policies to address bullying and child life jacket use this week. ...
October 21, 2009 - 11:59am
April 28, 2009
Sailing season kicks off with boat auction, presentation
The Duluth Superior Sailing Association is holding two events this weekend to kick off the boating season. The DSSA boat auction and gear swap will be held in the big storage building at Barker's Island Marina Saturday at 9 a.m. Bring in boats and gear to sell and keep 90 percent...
April 28, 2009 - 7:14pm
April 16, 2008
Early registration discount still available for dragon boat festival
The Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival has extended the early registration discount. Teams that register before April 30 will receive $50 off of their team entry fee. The festival is the largest of its kind in the U.S. It is an annual fundraising event organized by the Superior...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
March 22, 2008
Festival organizers extend discount registration deadline
The Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival has extended its early registration discount. Teams that register before April 30 receive $50 off the team entry fee. A wide variety of teams -- cancer survivors, businesses, friends, government leaders, Rotary organizations and others --...
March 22, 2008 - 12:00am
January 19, 2008
It's not too early to begin training for summer, fall events
Are you considering Grandma's Marathon, running a 5k, or paddling in the Dragon Boat Festival this year? Now is the time to begin your training. I know it may seem early for a summer event, but beginning now benefits you in the long run. Many I see suffer from unrealistic time expectations...
January 19, 2008 - 12:00am