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June 6, 2017
A group of people watch as two new tugs from Belfast, Maine, the Edward H. (left) and Taurus, head toward the Duluth ship canal on Tuesday afternoon. Heritage Marine will replace the current Edward H. and Nels J. with the boats. The Taurus will be renamed the Nels J. Bob King /
Two new tugs arrive in Twin Ports
June 6, 2017 - 8:38pm
March 28, 2017
A reach stacker lifts a container off a railcar at the Clure Public Marine Terminal on Tuesday afternoon. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Port shows off new container terminal in Duluth
March 28, 2017 - 6:04pm
March 27, 2017
The first containers bound for the new intermodal terminal in Duluth roll into town Monday afternoon. Canadian National Railway will service the terminal by rail, and Duluth Cargo Connect — a partnership between the Duluth Seaway Port Authority and Lake Superior Warehousing — will operate it at the Clure Public Marine Terminal. (Photo courtesy Adele Yorde, Duluth Seaway Port Authority)
CN, Duluth Cargo Connect announce container terminal; intermodal capabilities a ‘game-changer’
March 27, 2017 - 5:26pm
March 22, 2017
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Duluth Seaway Port Authority executive director's pay increased
March 22, 2017 - 6:09pm
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 / rking@duluthnews.complay button
First ship of the season departs Twin Ports
March 22, 2017 - 2:26pm
January 16, 2017
Onlookers watch the Lee A. Tregurtha glide quietly under the Aerial Lift Bridge Monday afternoon. The ship is the last of the season to arrive in Duluth. Bob King /
2016 shipping season one of the longest
January 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
November 4, 2016
The Herbert C. Jackson sits at dry dock at Fraser Shipyards in Superior in February as it undergoes the first re-powering of a lake vessel in the Twin Ports since the 1980s. Bob King /
Interlake Steamship boss hails 'end of steam era'
November 4, 2016 - 11:59pm
July 24, 2016
Great Lakes cargoes down in June
July 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 8, 2016
Shipping companies sue U.S. Coast Guard over ship pilot rate increase
July 8, 2016 - 6:56pm
May 2, 2016
A view from the top deck of the frieghter BBC Kimberley shows the gantry cranes at Duluth's Clure Public Marine Terminal loading a wind blade into the hold in October 2015. Bob King /
Foreign delegates to descend on Duluth port
May 2, 2016 - 6:57pm
April 23, 2016
The Walter J. McCarthy Jr. made its way into the Duluth-Superior Harbor on Thursday, and third mate Richard Gray shot a time-lapse video of the arrival from his perch on the big freighter. (Screenshot from Gray's video)play button
Time-lapse video shows unique view of Twin Ports
April 23, 2016 - 1:10pm
March 27, 2016
Piles of dark iron ore sit in large piles near the CN docks last week, awaiting shipment, while across the St. Louis Bay the 1,013.5-foot-long Paul R. Tregurtha waits to take on its first load of the season at the Midwest Energy Terminal. Steve Kuchera /
'Capacity to spare': Port aims to diversify while relying on staple cargoes
March 27, 2016 - 10:00pm
January 14, 2016
The Herbert C. Jackson sits in dry dock at Fraser Shipyards in Superior on Dec. 31. The ship is undergoing a diesel conversion during its winter layup this season. (Clint Austin /
Several more ships coming for winter layup in Twin Ports
January 14, 2016 - 6:31am
December 20, 2015
Superior coal dock reaches milestone
December 20, 2015 - 5:35pm
October 25, 2015
Ore shipments fall again in September
October 25, 2015 - 11:58pm