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Sailors return from “Sea Change” trip: Part one

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

From Katya Gordon
Amicus Adventure Sailing 

Katya Gordon and her husband, Mark, own Amicus Adventure Sailing, a charter sailing business that is operated out of the Knife River Marina. They live in Two Harbors with their two daughters, Cedar…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Pilot’s body recovered, plane remains at bottom of Lake Superior

June 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

DULUTH — It was nearing sunset when they appeared. Three vessels. Three frothing wakes. One carrying a body reclaimed from Saturday’s plane crash.

That was the sum total of a 12-hour day on Lake Superior, Monday, where 14 rescuers from a host …continue reading on dglobe.com

VIDEOS: Surfing in Duluth

April 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

High winds reaching 57 mph in the area of Duluth, Minn., brought out the surfers. The wind kicked up big waves on Lake Superior that drew surfers to the shore at Stony Point between Duluth and Two Harbors, and also chopped at the remaining ice on the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Access to Apostle Island sea caves reopened

February 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

CORNUCOPIA, Wis. — Access to the Apostle Islands mainland sea caves near Cornucopia reopened Saturday morning after rangers determined the Lake Superior ice remained stable during the recent winter storm.
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore officia…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Driver rescued after car plunges off cliff near Lake Superior

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

DULUTH — A car crashed through a guardrail, plunged about 60 feet off a cliff, bounced off a boulder and came to rest just a few feet from Lake Superior. The driver then sat helpless for hours in freezing temperatures, until the wreck was spotted b…continue reading on dglobe.com

White Hurricane and November storms recalled

November 22, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

By most accounts the storm dubbed the White Hurricane of 1913 was the largest and deadliest of its kind in Great Lakes’ recorded history. Continue Reading

North Shore land is sold, but controversy remains

August 1, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

A parcel of land along Lake Superior’s North Shore was sold last week, but the controversy surrounding the sale is showing no signs of slowing down. Continue Reading

Internet-famous dog Schoep dies at age 20

July 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BAYFIELD, Wis. — Schoep, the Bayfield dog who with his owner became an Internet celebrity last year thanks to a tender photograph of the pair in the waters of Lake Superior, died Wednesday at age 20. Continue Reading

Yachts and yachts of fun on veterans’ 21st annual fishing trip

July 11, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Early last Monday morning, veterans from all over the state, including 53 from the Minnesota Veterans Home in Silver Bay, began boarding boats at the Knife River Marina for a day of fresh air and fishing. Continue Reading

Diesel fuel spill accident reaches Lake Superior

July 11, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is monitoring the site of a small diesel fuel spill that reached Lake Superior near Little Marais after a truck accident Tuesday afternoon. Continue Reading