Achievement Award

Keeping Community Afloat Madeline Island Ferry Line and Apostle Islands Cruises keep service in mind Read more


OK, I admit it. It seemed a little awkward to present our annual Achievement Award to someone who’s been part of our Lake Superior Magazine family for so long (he even has a story in this issue), but then I started calling around and quickly knew for Read more

The Lake

Davis Helberg is this year’s Lake Superior Magazine’s Achievement Award winner – our annual honoring of an individual or organization that has made a lasting contribution to the whole of Lake Superior. Read more

The Lake


Courtesy DSACF

Bringing a community of givers together is what the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation does best. We honor their work with our 2017 Lake Superior Magazine Achievement Award. Read more


2016 Achievement Award Winner: Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society

Chris Winters / GLSHS

For its commitment to discovering, preserving and protecting our maritime heritage, Lake Superior Magazine honors the Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society with this year’s Achievement Award. Read more

The Lake

Paul Pepe

Konnie LeMay / Lake Superior Magazine

For his enduring enthusiasm promoting the full circle of the Big Lake, for thinking outside the borders to create partnerships, and for all the Persians, Lake Superior Magazine honors Paul Pepe with this year’s Achievement Award. Read more

The Lake

For decades of dedication and service, beyond the call of work, to the restoration and preservation of Split Rock Lighthouse and for helping to create a thriving local community with his volunteer efforts, Lee Radzak is our Achievement Award winner. Read more

The Lake

Bayfield Mayor Larry MacDonald, the winner of our 2013 Achievement Award, is an enthusiastic leader who deserves credit for what his small city does – and doesn't – do. Read more

The Lake

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Courtesy Joel Austin

Around the Circle This Week: Bad River, Good Deeds

Editor Konnie LeMay presents our Achievement Award; Canal Park Brewing Company prepares to open; fishermen chase "Lake Superior gold"; Duluth's Trampled by Turtles to play at Big Top next summer; and a peek at the week ahead. Read more

Nov 16, 2012 4:47 PM Superior Notes

Lake Superior Magazine is honored to introduce the winner of its 2012 Achievement Award – The Bad River Watershed Association. The award was announced in the October/November issue of Lake Superior Magazine. Read more

Media Center

Since 1994, Lake Superior Magazine has given an annual Achievement Award to groups or individuals who have significantly contributed to the well-being of Lake Superior and its people. Read more

Media Center

2011 Lake Superior Magazine Achievement Award honors those who walk the walk and talk the talk for water. Read more

Natural World

2010 Lake Superior Magazine Achievement Award honors the Great Lakes Shipwreck Preservation Society Read more


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