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Old-growth pines along Minnesota Point in Duluth are falling into Lake Superior due to extreme erosion caused by high water levels and big storms. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is looking at using dredged sand from the harbor to replace sand on the beach. Photo courtesy Marie Strum/U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Corps may use dredged sand to bolster Duluth's Park Point beach
4 hours 37 min ago
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Lake Superior's water level driven by rain, snow
4 hours 39 min ago
Shipping Traffic for Nov. 22, 2017
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November 21, 2017
The Baie St. Paul makes a stop in the Twin Ports in 2013. (Photo by Joseph Kubala)
Shipping Traffic for Nov. 21, 2017
November 21, 2017 - 12:01am
November 20, 2017
The Mesabi Miner, all decked out in ice, enters the Duluth Ship Canal in 2013. The ship is scheduled to arrive back in Duluth today. (file / News Tribune)
Shipping Traffic for Nov. 20, 2017
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November 19, 2017
Readers' View: Does governor value our water less?
November 19, 2017 - 5:45pm
November 18, 2017
Algoma Enterprise. Photo by Carole Lent.
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November 17, 2017
The Alpena. Photo by Carole Lent.
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November 17, 2017 - 12:01am
November 16, 2017
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Video: Freighter crewman evacuated by helicopter on Lake Superior
November 16, 2017 - 6:39pm
This lake trout, caught during assessment netting earlier this month by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources near Bayfield, is estimated to be at least 46 years old. It was caught -- and released -- in the Gull Island Refuge. Brad Ray, DNR senior fisheries biologist at Bayfield, holds the lake trout. (Wisconsin DNR photo)
Apostle Islands lake trout is an old-timer
November 16, 2017 - 6:03pm
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November 16, 2017 - 12:01am
November 15, 2017
Chuck Frederick / cfrederick@duluthnews.com  --  Dennis Szymialis of Duluth pickets Tuesday outside Duluth's Kitchi Gammi Club where PolyMet CEO Jon Cherry was the keynote speaker during a luncheon sponsored by the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce.
Our View: CEO says PolyMet will mine 'safely,' 'appropriately'
November 15, 2017 - 6:44pm
Two people walking the Lakewalk in Canal Park have to step over large pieces of driftwood moved there by waves. (News Tribune file photo)
Beach cleanup canceled — again
November 15, 2017 - 2:18pm
The Alpena. Photo by Carole Lent.
Shipping Traffic for Nov. 15, 2017
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November 14, 2017
October iron shipments boosted by domestic, international trade
November 14, 2017 - 7:29pm
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