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When Lake Superior Says ‘Stay,’ Best to Hunker Down Read more

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The Loch Superior Monster – it had to be 10 feet long – wacked hard into my legs and swept my partner completely off her feet, dumping her into the swift-flowing water. Read more

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My grandmother swears by the hills of Duluth. She says those hills make strong children, build strong bones. She says the winding roads keep the brain sharp, alert. She says, “Look at I pry hard and am relieved when we dodge – barely – the unexpected Read more

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New Owners for Lake Superior Magazine

The owners of BusinessNorth in Duluth have purchased Lake Superior Magazine Read more

Sep 4, 2018 1:43 PM My Lake Superior



Many considered the late James R. Marshall, former owner of this magazine, to be the consummate Lake Superior authority. Read more

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Michael DeWitt

Riding an Angry Lake

A "pop-up" storm with high winds and waves turned an Apostle Islands weekend boating-camping outing into a frightening ride on an angry Lake Superior. Read more

Sep 8, 2017 10:42 AM My Lake Superior 3 Comments

Snowman on Ice

Paul L. Hayden / Lake Superior Magazine

Snowman on Ice

Only this lone snowman remains on the unstable ice near Duluth's Brighton Beach, like a wintry scarecrow. It's become something of a local curiosity. Residents drive past and look to see if the snowman and the ice have survived another night. Read more

Apr 3, 2014 3:29 PM My Lake Superior

Winter Deer

Mark Upton

In the Woods

"We had a chat today with the people in the woods." Upper Peninsula photographer Mark Upton shares a moment of life by Lake Superior. Read more

Feb 4, 2014 10:57 AM My Lake Superior

Sea-Smoky Sunset in Grand Marais, Minnesota

Paul L. Hayden / Lake Superior Magazine

Sea-Smoky Sunset in Grand Marais

Sea smoke rises to meet the setting sun over the icy Grand Marais, Minnesota, harbor this week. The bone-chilling cold in the region is expected to break by the weekend. Read more

Jan 7, 2014 8:50 PM My Lake Superior

Piles of Ice on the Lake Superior Shore in Duluth

Phil Bencomo / Lake Superior Magazine

Icy Sunset in Duluth

In Duluth, a dusting of snow covers piles of ice on Saturday evening near the mouth of the Lester River. The U.S. National Weather Service says to expect near-record lows (and highs below zero) in the region through Wednesday. Read more

Jan 5, 2014 6:53 PM My Lake Superior


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