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SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. (WLUC) - Lake Superior State University's creative writing program invites submissions for its third annual high school Short Story Prize, a competition open to students living in the United States and Canada.
April and Kendra Randrup of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., are framed by an archway covered by icicles during a visit to the Apostle Island sea caves near ...
Takyla J. Prince, 24, of Portage, was charged in Lake Superior Court with two counts of felony theft for allegedly allowing various individuals to take a total of $3,324.20 in merchandise from Carson Pirie Scott at Southlake Mall in Hobart without ...
Marie, Michigan, to take on Lake Superior State in a two-game series this Friday and Saturday, with puck drop slated for 6:37 p.m.
headrick Lake Superior State announced Thursday that sophomore defenseman Owen Headrick has left the program, forgoing this season and his final two ...
CORNUCOPIA, Wis. - The National Park Service says it's still too dangerous to explore the Apostle Islands ice caves off the Wisconsin shore of Lake Superior. When accessible, the majestic ice caves have attracted tens of thousands of visitors to the area.
LANSING - scientists have been worried about the lake herring population in Lake Superior. Last year they warned it could be headed towards a collapse.
DULUTH, Minn. - Temperatures have been up and down since winter began, but how about the water levels on Lake Superior? Dr.
(Left to right) Trooper Jeff Seaberg, DNR Officer Mark Zitnik, Deputy Ted Woodaz, Det/Lt. Matthew Waldron, and David Mannisto pose in front of the Alger County Sheriff's Office hovercraft after completing a rescue mission of two deer on Sunday, Jan. 15 ...
Grand Valley State shot nearly 52 percent on Saturday in Sault Ste. Marie, but was unable to match Lake Superior State's firepower and outside shooting in a 99-78 road defeat.
The lake freighter that grounded last spring in the southeasternmost pool of Lake Superior known as Whitefish Bay was attempting to pass a dead ship being towed out of the lake.
Lake Superior State University is one step closer to building a new aquatic research lab after a generous donation. LSSU already secured more than $8 million from the state for their new Center for Freshwater Research.
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. (AP) - Lake Superior State University officials say the school has received a half-million dollar gift to launch a campaign to expand and improve freshwater research.
Superior, Wisc. - The Lake Superior Ice Festival is starting to take shape at Barkers Island. Crews have already started clearing the ice for The Great Lakes Pond hockey Tournament.
Players take the role of an engineering team trapped aboard the sinking "Bill E. Irvin" Lake Superior cargo vessel. The room took about a couple months to build and test out before it was ready for the public to take on.
MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - scientists from The Great Lakes region are meeting in Marquette to discuss Lake Superior's shrinking population of Cisco, which are also called lake herring.
Under an agreement reached with Federal Prosecutors, Northern States Power Co. will spend $42 million in a long-awaited cleanup of Lake Superior sediment near Ashland. It is the second and final phase in efforts to remove pollutants that harmed natural ...
An exhibit now on display in Superior's government Center atrium encourages viewers to take an active role in preventing trash from reaching Lake Superior. The exhibit "Plastic in Lake Superior: That's Garbage," features plastic litter collected from ...
Outbursts of extremely cold air over Lake Superior often cause a phenomenon that's commonly known as sea smoke. Carol Christenson, warning coordination meteorologist with the National Weather Service office in Duluth, Minnesota, said the surface ...
The first phase of renovations will bring new toilet and shower facilities, modernized campsites and a new roadway to the 443-acre waterfront park along Lake ...
The ominous looking fog is formed when cold winter air settles over the unfrozen Lake Superior. Cold air can't hold the same amount of moisture as warm air.
Even though the fog can look frightening from the banks of Lake Superior, one local ship captain says the ships on the water are built to handle the limited visibility the sea smoke can provide.
Superior is hosting a wall-free celebration later this month during the Lake Superior Ice Festival. The city has opted to spread the ice around in the form of smaller sculptures, sheets and orbs.
It's become a bete noire or phrase that's disliked and therefore on Lake Superior State University's 42nd annual List of Banished Words.
The International Lake Superior Board of Control, under authority granted to it by the International Joint Commission (IJC), has set the Lake Superior outflow to 2400 cubic metres per second (m3/s) for the month of January, effective January 4th. The ...
THUNDER BAY, Ontario - January 5, 2017 - The City of Thunder Bay announced a new design today for the awards presented to recipients at the annual Thunder Bay arts & Heritage Awards.
ASHLAND, Wis.-Yesterday morning authorities found a car that had gone over an enbankment off Johnson Road in the Township of Sanborn near Ashland, landing on the frozen shoreline of Lake Superior 15 feet below. Various authorities responded and ...
Even though the fog can look frightening from the banks of Lake Superior, one local ship captain says the ships on the water are built to handle the limited visibility the sea smoke can provide.
Outbursts of extremely cold air over Lake Superior often cause a phenomenon that's commonly known as sea smoke. Carol Christenson, warning coordination meteorologist with the National Weather Service Office in Duluth, Minnesota, said the surface ...
The Lake Superior Ice Festival is just around the corner. For the past two years, the festival has featured a giant ice wall, but this year is a little different.
DULUTH, Mn. -- steam rising and rolling off Lake Superior shows just how cold it is in Duluth, Minnesota. Forecasters say another Arctic blast of air has arrived, leaving the Northland in a very chilly stretch of weather.
When Sheriff's Deputies and Ashland firefighters arrived on the scene, they discovered that driver Susan Malueg of Ironwood, Mich.
DULUTH, Minn. - Today in Duluth, 30 students were busy at Lake Superior College getting signed up for Spring classes. school leaders expect to see 340 new students walking through the halls next week when the new semester gets started.
SAULT ST. MARIE, Mich. (NBC NEWS) - Listicles are out. Or at least Lake Superior State University's annual listicle of "banished words" says it is.
Even with vessels steaming nonstop in and out of Lake Superior, ship owners play it close to the vest - not willing to "go there" when asked if the race is on to move as much cargo as possible in anticipation of the annual closing of the Soo Locks on ...
The Lake Superior Ice Festival is back for another year, and while we won't be seeing a sculpture from Iceman Roger this year, organizers say there will still be plenty to do at the expanded festival.
"We do not want to limit our commercial fishermen if there doesn't appear to be a scientific need to do so," said Terry Margenau, fisheries supervisor for Lake Superior for the Wisconsin DNR. "Having said that, this rule is designed to be reassessed ...
DULUTH, Minn. - Minnesota fisheries managers are concerned about the future for herring on Lake Superior. Minnesota Public Radio News reports that at a time when demand for the fish has increased, biologists worry not enough young herring are ...
The Mavs did little offensively until David Pope fired the puck past Lake Superior State goalie Nick Kossoff 7:45 into the third period on UNO's sixth power-play opportunity of the game.
Merryman, who just retired from the computer industry in Minnesota, had enough time on his hands to circumnavigate Lake Superior on his boat - and look for the wreck. The men, when searching for the Seaverns, used historical accounts and old charts to ...
The Canadian Coast Guard ship Samuel Risley breaks ice on Lake Superior. (Photo: Kenneth Armstrong/Reuters). Lake Superior's ice can create some pretty dramatic weather phenomenon if it's allowed to build up. In February, Minnesota resident Dawn ...
Minnesota fisheries managers are concerned about the long term health of the lake herring fishery in Lake Superior. biologists worry not enough young herring are surviving to sustain the fishery, while at the same time demand for the fish has spiked.
While you were opening presents, enjoying Christmas dinner and enjoying the company of family and friends, waves on Lake Superior were thrashing the north shore of Lake Superior. Luckily, Radiant Spirit Gallery, a husband and wife photography team ...
steam rising off of a hot beverage once you take it outside isn't a new concept. In fact, you've likely relied on that warm sensation to get you through many freezing football games of winters past.
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The Lake Superior school District Board approved a levy increase of nearly 6 percent during its meeting Tuesday in Two harbors.
"It's the zoo's mission to inspire conservation in this region and the lottery is proud to play a small role in helping you deliver on your mission," Michael Vekich, Executive Director of the Minnesota Lottery, said in a press conference held Friday at ...
The exhibit "Plastic in Lake Superior. That's Garbage." features all the plastic collected by University of Wisconsin-Superior professor Dr.
Back in October, City Pages brought you the story of a debate raging along the shores of Lake Superior. 0. Was a huge object floating in the world's biggest freshwater lake a giant Jesus, walking on the water?
... the National Weather Service. To illustrate just how wintery it is, the Keweenaw National Historic Park shared a MODIS satellite image from Dec. 13.





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