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November 3, 2017
Pedestrians navigate debris from storm damage Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, on the road at Brighton Beach in Duluth. Large waves from Friday's storm washed large areas of the road into the park. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Beachwalk: Assessing the mess on Brighton Beach
November 3, 2017 - 10:11am
November 1, 2017
Pedestrians navigate debris from storm damage on the road at Brighton Beach in Duluth Saturday morning. Large waves from Friday's storm washed large areas of the road into the park. Clint Austin / Forum News Serviceplay button
Duluth to seek state aid for Lake Superior storm damage
November 1, 2017 - 8:53pm
October 30, 2017
A surfer near the Lester River rides a giant roller in Lake Superior toward the shore during Friday's storm. After about a half hour of trying, the surfer succeeded and was cheered and honked on by a crowd that had gathered near the river. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
WATCH: Surfers take advantage of Duluth storm by ridin' the waves of Lake Superior
October 30, 2017 - 3:26pm
October 28, 2017
An aerial view of storm damage at Brighton Beach in Duluth Saturday morning, Oct. 28. Large waves from Friday's storm washed large areas of the road into the park. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)play button
Duluth storm damage draws a crowd
October 28, 2017 - 7:52pm
October 27, 2017
Powerful waves lash the Lakewalk in Canal Park on Friday morning, tearing off part of the walkway. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Video: Massive Lake Superior waves damage Duluth's lakeside walkways
October 27, 2017 - 3:29pm
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
October 8, 2017
Water washes over the edge of a Park Point parking lot on Saturday, Oct. 7. Lake Superior is nearly a foot above its normal level, covering beaches and yards, flooding plants and causing erosion. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
High water causes pains: Lake Superior rose an inch in September, when it usually goes down
October 8, 2017 - 6:00am
September 25, 2017
Minn. man dies during shipwreck dive in water off Split Rock Lighthouse
September 25, 2017 - 4:06pm
September 21, 2017
- The rising sun is seen through the windows of the unmanned Vista Queen floating free in the Duluth Harbor early Thursday morning. A person untied the Vista Queen and Vista Star and released them in to the harbor overnight. (Paul Scinocca photo)play button
Police investigating how popular Duluth tourist boats set adrift overnight
September 21, 2017 - 6:10pm
September 19, 2017
Susie Island in Lake Superior just off Minnesota's North Shore has been transferred from the Nature Conservancy to the Grand Portage Band. Submitted photo by Richard Hamilton Smith
Susie Island transferred to Grand Portage Band
September 19, 2017 - 6:15pm
September 11, 2017
Photo illustration by Gary Meader / Forum News Service
The DEA in Duluth: Inside the new addition to the local drug war
September 11, 2017 - 6:00am
September 9, 2017
Bruce Solem spends a quiet moment at the bow of his 47-foot steel trawler with his sister, Kitten Hutchings of Duluth. Solem and his fiancee left Duluth on Saturday for a voyage that will take them down the East Coast of the United States, through the Panama Canal and to the Pacific Northwest. (Sam Cook / Forum News Service)
Rice Lake man's dream voyage begins
September 9, 2017 - 7:22pm
August 31, 2017
Antidepressants turning up in Great Lakes fish
August 31, 2017 - 9:06pm
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
August 19, 2017
Last day for lake trout: Season closes in Apostle Islands area as quota reached
August 19, 2017 - 10:00pm