Rising Great Lakes Erode Shorelines, Create UncertaintyAround the Great Lakes, beaches have disappeared, docks are submerged and lakeshore is eroding. This summer, Lakes Erie and Ontario reached their highest levels ever recorded – thanks to months of abnormally wet weather – and Lake Superior has set new monthly records.
Report: Man Rescued In Middle Of Lake Superior After Attempting To Jet Ski To Isle RoyaleA Virginia man needed to be rescued after he became stranded in the middle of Lake Superior attempting to Jet Ski to Isle Royale earlier this month.
More Great Lakes Ports Tracking Greenhouse Gas EmissionA recent report finds around one-third of participating ports in the United States and Canada, including those in Duluth and Milwaukee, are keeping a detailed inventory of greenhouse gas emissions.
Minneapolis Family Recovering After Their Canoe Capsized In Lake SuperiorA Minneapolis family is thankful to be alive after their canoe capsized Tuesday evening in the cold waters of Lake Superior. It happened along Michigan's Upper Peninsula where they were camping.
Minneapolis Family Rescued After Getting Stranded While Canoeing On Lake SuperiorA Twin Cities family is safe after their canoe capsized on choppy Lake Superior. Yonyalu and Tabithah Polinske and their two children swam to shore near Munising, Michigan, Tuesday night.
Finding Minnesota: Christian Dalbec Captures Lake's-Eye View Of SuperiorA Two Harbors man is taking Lake Superior photography to a whole new level.
Split Rock Lighthouse Keeper Retires After Nearly 37 YearsIt's a sight Lee Radzak never tires of – the resident keeper of Split Rock Lighthouse has seen Superior in all kinds of weather.
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.