Report: Great Lakes Feeling Effects Of Rapid Climate WarmingThe Great Lakes region is warming faster than the rest of the U.S., a trend likely to bring more extreme storms while also degrading water quality, worsening erosion and posing tougher challenges for farming, scientists reported Thursday.
High Water Levels Expected In Great Lakes This SummerExperts are predicting higher-than-normal water levels on the Great Lakes this summer, some of which may set records.
Wolf Moved To Isle Royale Walks On Ice Back To MainlandA gray wolf that was moved to Isle Royale National Park in Lake Superior last fall has wandered back to the mainland.
With Shutdown Over, Scientists Rush To Salvage Wolf StudyA 60-year-old study of wolves and moose at Isle Royale National Park is back on track after being derailed by the partial government shutdown, and enough private funding has been raised to ensure the work will go on even if federal agencies are idled again, officials said Monday.
Remembrance Marks 43rd Anniversary Of Wreck Of Edmund FitzgeraldAn annual remembrance ceremony on Minnesota's North Shore is set to mark the 43rd anniversary of the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald. The freighter sank in a massive storm on eastern Lake Superior on Nov. 10, 1975. Many of the crew members had ties to northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin.
2018 Has Been A Deadly Year On The Great LakesThe deaths have prompted efforts to increase safety along Great Lakes beaches.
Minnesota DNR Issues Permits For PolyMet MiningState regulators are giving the go-ahead to a controversial mining project near Minnesota's Iron Range. PolyMet Mining now has permission to move forward with a $1-billion copper-nickel mine.
Duluth Estimates Lake Superior Storm Damage At $18.4 MillionThe city released its estimate Friday from the Oct. 10 storm, which packed winds of more than 60 mph that sent huge waves crashing ashore.
Report: Duluth Family Reunited With Missing Canoe After StormAfter Wednesday's storm, the Kellner family's 16-foot canoe reappeared outside their waterfront home.
Duluth Cleaning Up From Damaging Lake Superior Nor'easterCrews and homeowners are mopping up from a destructive October storm along the North Shore. Enormous waves from Lake Superior came roaring ashore Wednesday, damaging the lakewalk and flooding streets in Duluth.
Waves Lash Duluth's Waterfront As Storm Howls Over Lake SuperiorLake Superior is raging Wednesday as a storm system whips up waves up to 20-feet-tall, leading to street flooding on Duluth’s waterfront.