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January 3, 2018
 Five ships wait at anchor in the ice and fog on Lake Superior Monday afternoon. Bob King / Forum News Service
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am
October 22, 2017
The barge Great Lakes Trader and tug Joyce L. VanEnkevort docked at the CN ore dock in Duluth earlier this month. The Great Lakes Trader, built in 2000, is 740-feet long, 78-feet wide and displaces 40,922 tons at design waterline, according to its owner, VanEnkevort tug & Barge, Inc., of Escanaba, Mich. The 135-foot long, 10,200 horsepower, twin screw Joyce L. VanEnkevort was built in 1997. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Advent of the tug-barge: Lake freighter yields to barge traffic on Great Lakes
October 22, 2017 - 6:00am
September 3, 2017
Taconite pellets are conveyed into large mounds near the CN ore docks in 2014. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
Third of taconite shipped from Duluth leaving US
September 3, 2017 - 6:00am
August 11, 2017
The freighter Calumet sits aground in the St. Marys River in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., on Thursday. Courtesy photo / U.S. Coast Guard
Grounded cargo ship in passage between lakes Superior and Huron halts marine traffic
August 11, 2017 - 1:58pm
August 10, 2017
Freighter grounded near Soo Locks
August 10, 2017 - 10:59am
August 6, 2017
The Roger Blough shown during the aftermath of its grounding in May 2016 in Whitefish Bay. U.S. Coast Guard photo
Report IDs mariners' errors in Blough ship grounding
August 6, 2017 - 9:45am
June 24, 2017
Iron ore shipments up in Twin Ports
June 24, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 13, 2017
Our view: Better railroad access good (and bad) for ND
June 13, 2017 - 7:19am
April 1, 2017
The end of the dock on Max Taubert's 14 acres of property along Superior Bay offers a unique of the Aerial Lift Bridge and the coming and going of ships in the harbor. Bob King / Forum News Service
A private perspective: Business owners wonder about port plan
April 1, 2017 - 9:02pm
March 22, 2017
Jason Fyten of Munger, a self-described boat nerd, waves at the outgoing Roger Blough while holding a "Boat Watcher" flag. The Blough, a laker, was the first ship of the season to depart the Twin Ports. Bob King / Forum News Serviceplay button
Freighter's departure kicks off 2017 shipping season in Lake Superior
March 22, 2017 - 3:23pm
December 13, 2016
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Video: Ice-coated ship arrives in Duluth
December 13, 2016 - 1:32pm
December 2, 2016
Duluth’s North Pier Light (left) and South Breakwater Outer Light were added to the National Register of Historic Places earlier this year. The south breakwater’s inner light (not pictured) was placed on the list in 1983.  Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Duluth ship canal lighthouses added to National Register
December 2, 2016 - 4:58pm
November 29, 2016
An undated photo of the freighter Daniel J. Morrell, which sank in Lake Huron on Nov. 29, 1966. File photo from Duluth News Tribune
Great Lakes shipwreck 50 years ago today brought tragic loss, incredible survival
November 29, 2016 - 7:55am
November 2, 2016
The remains of a heating stove and other debris can be seen on the deck of the wrecked J.S. Seaverns. The wreck is in Lake Superior near Michipicoten Harbor, Ontario. (Photo by Nick Lintgen)play button
Wreck found along 'outlandishly' remote stretch of Lake Superior shore
November 2, 2016 - 8:54pm
September 26, 2016
Wikipedia photo of a lock and dam on the Mississippi River.
Three Mississippi River locks may close due to flood
September 26, 2016 - 2:16pm
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