« Continue Browsing

Article Preview

Shipping Traffic for Aug. 27, 2013

Published 08/27/2013, Duluth News Tribune

The 520-foot Alpena is expected to arrive in the Twin Ports this morning to discharge cement at LaFarge in Superior. The Alpena is one of the old freighters still operating on the Great Lakes, originally built in 1942 as the Leon Fraser. The Alpena was shortened by 120 feet in 1991 to accommodate the heavy loads of cement it carries.

Word count: 137

Log In

The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.


Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Click here to set one up. You will need your subscription account number and phone number.

Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Reset Your Password

Please enter your full e-mail address. We will e-mail you a temporary password.