Weather Forecast


Coast guard

August 16, 2017
FILE PHOTO: U.S. army soldiers get ready to land from a Black Hawk helicopter during Suwalki gap defence exercise in Mikyciai, Lithuania, June 17, 2017. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Army helicopter with five aboard crashes off Hawaii, U.S. Coast Guard says
August 16, 2017 - 10:06am
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
August 17, 2016
Federal, state and local authorities investigate a small container found near the mouth of the Poplar River (Courtesy of the Superior Fire Department)
Officials investigate container marked radioactive found near Poplar River
August 17, 2016 - 2:48pm
March 24, 2015
Ice emergencies prompt Coast Guard warning
March 24, 2015 - 7:00am
October 1, 2013
Coast Guard offers aid to disabled boaters
October 1, 2013 - 7:00am
December 16, 2011
Coast Guard cautions against recreating near ship channels
December 16, 2011 - 7:00am
The Heritage Marine tug Nels J. pulls the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw away from Fraser Shipyard Thursday morning. (Steve Kuchera/
Mackinaw heads out after repairs at Fraser
December 16, 2011 - 7:00am
September 11, 2010
Man dies kayaking in Apostle Islands
September 11, 2010 - 10:42pm
July 7, 2010
Superior native joins Coast Guard chaplaincy
July 7, 2010 - 8:22am
May 14, 2010
Blow it up for boater safety
May 14, 2010 - 6:00am
January 13, 2010
Superior man takes command
January 13, 2010 - 8:00am
January 8, 2010
Superior man takes command of Twin Ports Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla
January 8, 2010 - 8:38am
September 15, 2009
NIGHT LIGHTS - The Alpena lights up the lighthouse on Wisconsin Point as it departs the Superior Entry on Thursday night, revealing scaffolding around the structure. The U.S. Coast Guard commissioned a project to restore the eaves along. Deterioration of the eaves was discovered a couple years ago when the roof on the 1913 lighthouse was replaced, said MK1 Thomas Frazier of the U.S. Coast Guard in Duluth. The project is near completion. 
(Fred Nelson/For the Superior Telegram)
Night lights
September 15, 2009 - 9:17pm
July 8, 2009
Lt. Cmdr. Mary Ellen Durley and Lt. Cmdr. Kevin Wirth inspect the crew of the Alder during the change-of-command ceremony for the Alder in Duluth Wednesday. Durley, the new commanding officer of the Alder, greets and shakes the hand of SN Kevin Harvey. (Clint Austin/
Second woman takes command
July 8, 2009 - 9:55pm