Lake Superior

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.

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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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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.

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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.

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St. Paul woman rescued from rip current off beach in Duluth

It was the second water emergency at the beach in a week.

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Watch: Glensheen Mansion featured in latest one-shot drone video

The video captures the estate as it would have been soon after it was completed in 1908.

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Glensheen Mansion reveals new coffee bar - with fresh donuts

It's located in the historic Carriage House garage space

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US Coast Guard plans to close its Grand Marais station by next summer

The plan is to consolidate the seasonal station with the one in Duluth.

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Firefighters rescue teenager who got swept 350 feet out into Lake Superior

Four teens were swimming together off Park Point in Duluth when they began struggling.

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Sheriff praises DNR officer who went 'above and beyond' to help rescue dog that fell off cliff

The dog fell 30 feet and wasn't hurt, but his owners couldn't get to him.

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Glensheen Mansion will show off its rarely-seen peculiar items this summer

The items, like creepy dolls and a skull, are usually tucked away in the mansion's many closets.

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Video: Snowmobile daredevil vaults over train, barges in Duluth

During one day of filming, Levi LaVallee had a stunt mishap and ended up in Lake Superior.

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Survey of cans, metal accidentally dumped on Duluth beach planned for spring

Fragments of metal and cans were inadvertently dumped on Park Point Beach after sediment from the harbor was added to combat erosion.

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Twin Cities man surfing in Duluth rescues man, dog from Lake Superior

He was about to end his day when a woman in a wheelchair asked for help.

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Good news: Deep freeze adds to Lake Superior's ice coverage

The lake was experiencing historically low ice coverage earlier this winter, but that all changed with the recent cold snap.