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Hearing set on Calumet oil terminal repair

November 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

SUPERIOR, Wis. — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has set a public meeting on a key aspect of Calumet Oil’s proposed oil-shipping terminal on Superior’s harborfront.
The terminal, first proposed in January, would be the first majo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hearing set on Calumet oil terminal repair

November 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

SUPERIOR, Wis. — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has set a public meeting on a key aspect of Calumet Oil’s proposed oil-shipping terminal on Superior’s harborfront.
The terminal, first proposed in January, would be the first majo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Chicago singer to perform Great Lakes stories in TH

July 19, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Songs of the sea have long entertained sailors and landlubbers, but soon Lake Countians will have an opportunity to hear music about bodies of water closer to home. Lee Murdock, a historical folk singer, is coming to Two Harbors next week to perform songs about the Great Lakes. Performing up to 150 shows every year, Murdock travels for performances throughout the Great Lakes region, as well as the rest of the United States and Canada. Roger Anderson, a fan of Murdock for over 30 years, arranged the performance. Continue Reading

Rep: Obama pledges further Great Lakes support

September 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A former adviser to President Barack Obama says the president would continue supporting a wide-ranging Great Lakes restoration program if re-elected. But Carol Browner says it’s too soon to know how much money would be available during a second Obama term. Continue Reading

Obama, Romney campaigns to discuss Great Lakes

September 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Representatives of Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are scheduled to outline their policies on Great Lakes protection this week. Continue Reading

Bicyclists finish trip around Great Lakes

August 5, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

A pair of bicyclists from Duluth ended a more-than-5,300-mile trip around the Great Lakes on Sunday, back home where they began their journey May 1.
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Iowa Great Lakes equal great fun

July 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

OKOBOJI, Iowa The Okoboji Great Lakes area has a lot to offer and that is not an exaggeration. Continue Reading

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Great Lakes Airlines Expands to TRF, Devils Lake

July 12, 2012 in WDAZ

(WDAZ-TV) – Great Lakes Airlines has been around for a few decades and now its making a name for itself here in the upper midwest.

The airline recently expanded to both Thief River Falls and Devils Lake. Continue Reading

Report: Asian carp could reach all 5 Great Lakes

July 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A new report says Asian carp could find hospitable conditions in all five of the Great Lakes if they gain a foothold. The carp are threatening to enter Lake Michigan through a Chicago-area waterway network. Continue Reading

EPA creates Great Lakes protection advisory board

May 31, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is creating a board to help federal agencies carry out two Great Lakes protection programs. Continue Reading