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The staggering rise of Minnesota's most famous lakes this spring

Imagine dumping Lake Minnetonka into Lake Superior 47 times.

Tettegouche State Park bridge

Trails reopen as waters subside, but bridges damaged at Tettegouche State Park

Water levels on the river have dropped about six to eight feet since Friday.

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Raging North Shore rivers overtake bridges, snap trees in half

Pedestrian bridges near the Lutsen Resort have been damaged by the vast river flow.

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Crews removing fuel, water from sinking Lake Superior tugboat

Contractors are performing "lightering and dewater operations" to ensure the vessel poses no threats.

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So there's a tugboat sinking on Lake Superior in Duluth

It's "very early" in the response efforts.

The shipwreck of Atlanta

Missing ship discovered after 130 years at bottom of Lake Superior

The 172-foot schooner-barge Atlanta was lost in a storm on May 4, 1891.

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Pro surfer Ben Gravy on a stormy Lake Superior, Jan. 5, 2022

The waves that day were some of the biggest in years, and dedicated surfers took advantage. That includes pro surfer Ben Gravy.

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Videos: Winter storm creates massive waves on Lake Superior

Surfers even took to the icy waters on Wednesday.

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Gales of November: Giant waves on Lake Superior flood Grand Marais

Enormous waves hammered Minnesota's North Shore on Thursday, from Grand Portage to Duluth.

ISSAboveYou - Duluth North Shore - Oct 18 2021

Watch: Mille Lacs, Duluth captured in stunning video from ISS

The space station provides a vantage point 260 miles above the Earth's surface.

Minnesota DNR via the Science Museum of Minnesota

Invasive algae called 'rock-snot' discovered in several NE Minnesota streams

Scientists are investigating the impact the algae may have on the waterways.

Fall colors in Lutsen, 2020

Arrowhead resorts see spike in cancellations despite no imminent wildfire threat

Cook County lodging providers have rare openings ahead of leaf peeping season.

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Wildfire 200 acres in size burning on Isle Royale National Park

The National Park Service has closed a number of areas of the park.

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Third person charged in St. Paul man's killing, dismembering

Richard Balsimo was reported missing on June 20. His remains were later found in Lake Superior.

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Second arrest made in murder, dismemberment of St. Paul man

The 31-year-old woman was booked into St. Louis County Jail.

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Swimmer pulled 200 yards from shore by rip current in Lake Superior

The woman was swimming in Duluth Saturday afternoon when a rip current pulled her away from shore.

Duluth police

Body found on Duluth's lakewalk identified; foul play not suspected

The man's body was found on the Lakewalk around 10 a.m. Tuesday.

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Police: Report of dead body found near Lake Superior shore in Duluth

Police announced the discovery just before 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.