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Cargo continues to explode as Ports of LA, Long Beach have another record-breaking month in April

LA Daily News 14 May 2021
“We are in the midst of our best trade period in port history,” said Long Beach harbor commission President Frank Colonna, adding that the national economy still remains in “recovery mode.” ...Deep dive’ study uncovers a growing number of species living in Ports of LA, Long Beach harbors.
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La Porte brothers who died together in attack on Pearl Harbor will be laid to ...

News Dispatch 14 May 2021
La PORTE — Two La Porte brothers who served in the Navy and were killed during the attack at Pearl Harbor will finally be laid to rest in June ... .
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Column: Choices for a historic maritime deep-water port

The Salem News 13 May 2021
Salem has a rich maritime history due to its deep-water port and technological excellence in using the wind to power its fleet of 18th- and 19th-century global trading vessels. At that time, wharves crowded the harbor as far as the eye could see, with dockworkers loading and unloading cargo.
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FRANCIS H. “WOODIE” WOODWARD II

Huron County View 13 May 2021
He was born on April 9, 1943 in Port Huron to the late Francis H ... (Christine) Woodward of Harbor Beach ... Internment is in Marquardt Cemetery in Port Hope. Arrangement by Ramsey Funeral Home of Harbor Beach.
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Container volume at major Chinese ports increased 17.8% in mid April

Seatrade Maritime News 13 May 2021
Cargo throughput and container volume at major Chinese ports were both up in mid-April, According to statistics released by China Ports and Harbors Association ... Crude oil shipments at major coastal ports slightly increased 2.9%.
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EnergyU.S. fuel supply response slowed by mothballed oil tankers

Reuters 13 May 2021
Even with a Jones Act waiver and finding international ships to charter, only a few ports in the worst affected regions in the U.S ... Once cargoes arrive, a fleet of trucks would be required to transport fuel from the port to the demand centers inland.
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Bad Axe boys earn victory at Laker Invitational

Huron County View 13 May 2021
Adams) ... The Hatchet boys won a close competition, tallying 141 points, followed by Cass City (140), Ubly (137), Unionville-Sebewaing Area (71), Harbor Beach (17) and Elkton- Pigeon-Bay Port (8) ... 2 ... On the girls side, Cass City scored 129 points, followed by Bad Axe (73), Ubly (62), Harbor Beach (61), EPBP (40), USA (36) ... Harbor Beach had several wins ... .
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RECREATIONAL FISHING REPORT

Traverse City Record-Eagle 13 May 2021
Harbor Springs ... Most trips they have done well catching mostly lake trout northwest of Harbor Point ... Fish were anywhere from 30 to 120 feet along the shoreline and straight out from the harbor ... Those heading out were getting mostly lake trout straight out of the harbor and off North Point in 40 to 60 feet ... Port Sanilac ... Harbor Beach ... Port Austin.
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Recreational Fishing Report: 05/13/2021

Traverse City Record-Eagle 13 May 2021
Harbor Springs ... Most trips they have done well catching mostly lake trout northwest of Harbor Point ... Fish were anywhere from 30 to 120 feet along the shoreline and straight out from the harbor ... Those heading out were getting mostly lake trout straight out of the harbor and off North Point in 40 to 60 feet ... Port Sanilac ... Harbor Beach ... Port Austin.
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Ottawa County man indicted for causing fatal crash

Toledo Blade 13 May 2021
PORT CLINTON — An Oak Harbor man was indicted Thursday by an Ottawa County grand jury for allegedly causing a fatal head-on crash in December while driving under the influence, according to the indictment ... .
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How video games can spark an interest in history

The Gonzales Inquirer 13 May 2021
How their school-age children will be spending their summer days ... For many, that hobby is video games ... Players can choose and customize their vessels in a port and strategize to win against the opposing team ... Besides the ships, the game features notable historical harbors and port cities meticulously recreated to the smallest details ... EDT to 9 p.m ... EDT.
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WA Seattle WA Zone Forecast

The Argus Press 13 May 2021
WA Seattle WA Zone Forecast for Wednesday, May 12, 2021 ... 60 ... Including the cities of Friday Harbor, Eastsound,. and Roche Harbor ... Friday Harbor 65 46 65 / 0 0 0 ... Including the cities of Port Townsend and Port Ludlow ... Oak Harbor 62 47 62 / 0 0 0. Port Townsend 63 47 63 / 0 0 0 ... Including the cities of Sequim and Port Angeles ... Port Angeles 61 46 62 / 0 0 0 ... .
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Ship larger than the Empire State Building sailing to New York Harbor, will be biggest ...

Finger Lakes Times 12 May 2021
... Harbor next week and become the biggest vessel to ever dock on the East Coast ... The Marco Polo’s arrival is made possible by Port Authority work to deepen the harbor around the New Jersey seaports in 2016 and by the raising of the Bayonne Bridge’s roadway in 2017.
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Ship Larger Than Empire State Building to Dock on East Coast

Hamodia 12 May 2021
It is only able to do so because the Port Authority deepened the New Jersey harbor in 2016 to accommodate such large cargo ships, which are becoming more commonplace in international shipping ... to the Port Authority.
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Ship larger than the Empire State Building set to become the biggest ever to dock ...

Penn Live 12 May 2021
... New York Harbor next week and become the biggest vessel to ever dock on the East Coast ... The Marco Polo’s arrival is made possible by the Port Authority’s work to deepen the harbor around the New Jersey seaports in 2016 and by the raising of the Bayonne Bridge’s roadway in 2017.
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