Soo locks

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The Poe lock in Sault Saint Marie will receive a roughly $2-million upgrade in the spring of 2019.

NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory /

A bill authorizing funding for a fifth Soo Lock passed the US House of Representatives Thursday.

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In May, the Trump Administration announced a 25 percent tariff on imported steel from Canada, the EU, and Mexico.

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Sault Sainte Marie will hold a three-day celebration this weekend honoring its 350th anniversary.

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The US Army Corps of Engineers says in a report Monday that building a new Soo lock able to accommodate the largest ships on the Great Lakes will help the nation’s economy and security.