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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
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
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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