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Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor wins Pacesetter Award
The Times of Northwest Indiana (3/26)
The Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor won a Robert J. Lewis Pacesetter Award for increasing international cargo tonnage during the 2014 navigation season.

City of Lockport obtains new price quote for locks demonstration boat
The Buffalo News (3/22)
The Lockport, N.Y., agency overseeing the Flight of Five project has obtained a money-saving price quote for constructing a special boat to demonstrate the operation of the 19th-century Erie Canal locks.

Commercial shipping season opens in Duluth
Minnesota Public Radio (3/21)
In an annual rite of spring in Duluth, the 2015 commercial shipping season is scheduled to begin as two ships are set to depart the Port of Duluth-Superior.

Steel output continues its descent
The Northwest Indiana Times (3/20)
Raw steel production declined again to 603,000 tons in the Great Lakes region last week, the third straight week it has fallen.

Engineers prepare Soo Locks for opening
7&4 News - Grand Traverse, MI (3/19)
As winter comes to an end, engineers are busy preparing the Soo Locks to re-open next week. More than 200 men and women are working to repair lock valves, install new fender timbers and melt away any remaining ice from the gates.

The ice is thick, but it's been thicker
Soo Today (3/19)
As Canadian and U.S. Coast Guards break up the ice on the Great Lakes, the Sault Locks are still scheduled to open March 25. The U.S. Coast Guard announced they were commencing ice breaking operations along the St. Marys River March 13.

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Boat Cruises
Bruce County Tourism
Sailing, cruise and ferry information on Lake Huron and Georgian Bay.

Chi-Cheemaun Ferry Service
Provides ferry service between Manitoulin Island and Tobermory.

Drummond Island Ferry Schedule
Summer and winter schedules for the ferry running between DeTour, Michigan, and Drummond Island.

Ferries Operating in Wisconsin
Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Listing and contact information for ferries operating in Wisconsin.

Lake Erie Ferry Boats
Travel Lake Erie
Information on ferry services available from the northern Ohio county of Erie to various Lake Erie islands.

Lake Express Muskegon and Milwaukee Ferry
City of Muskegon
Find information on the ferry ship, schedules and rates, photo galleries and more!

Lake Michigan Car ferry
Schedule, fare and other information for this car ferry service on Lake Michigan between Ludington, Michigan, and Manitowoc, Wisconsin.

Mackinac Island Tourism
Visit Mackinac Island and experience the sites and sounds of a bygone era.

Madeline Island Ferry Line
A ferry service between Madeline Island and Bayfield, the site provides ferry schedule, rate and area information.

Miller Ferry
Miller Boat Line
Miller Boat Line invites you to spend a fun-filled day on an island in Ohio at Put-in-Bay! View the 2004 ferry schedule, group package information and many other helpful links for tourists.

Toronto Island Ferry Service
The Toronto Island Ferry offers frequent public service to the Toronto Islands, landing at Hanlan's Point, Centre Island and Ward's Island ferry docks.

Washington Island Ferry, Inc.
Information on ferry schedules, group tours, and Washington Island activities and accommodations.

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GLIN: Boating in the Great Lakes Region
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