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October 10, 2018
Aerial photo of the Soo Locks in Michigan between Lake Superior and Lake Huron. Wikimedia Commons photo provided by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Senate OKs funding for Soo Locks upgrade
October 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
May 14, 2018
The Center for Biological Diversity on Monday asked the federal government to list the lake sturgeon as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. News Tribune file photo.
Group wants lake sturgeon federally protected
May 14, 2018 - 6:33pm
November 28, 2017
IJC wants faster Great Lakes cleanup
November 28, 2017 - 10:37pm
August 21, 2017
Minesweepers being built for the French Navy are seen at the Canadian Car and Foundry in Fort William, Ontario (now Thunder Bay) in October 1918. (City of Thunder Bay Archives Accession #1991-1-360-73)
Without a trace: 99 years after two French minesweepers vanished in a Lake Superior storm, a new search aims to solve the mystery
August 21, 2017 - 6:00am
July 17, 2017
Researchers on the Blue Heron, the research vessel of UMD's Large Lakes Observatory, get ready to deploy an underwater microphone to record sounds 75 feet under the surface of Lake Superior. They picked up some interesting results. (Photo courtesy UMD)
Noisy fish? Lake Superior underwater noises include ships, wind and ... eelpout
July 17, 2017 - 6:00am
December 21, 2016
Polluters dumping 22M pounds of plastics into Great Lakes annually
December 21, 2016 - 7:29pm
December 12, 2016
Great Lakes spending included in federal water bill
December 12, 2016 - 5:01pm
November 30, 2016
Commission urges action on toxic flame retardant in Great Lakes region
November 30, 2016 - 3:45pm
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
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