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Over the past 10 years, I have received  thousands of kind, appreciative and encouraging remarks about the harborcams and I so appreciate them, in fact your support has been a big part of the continued operation of this site.

I would like to archive different testimonies of folk who watch the harborcams and what this "window to the world" means to you.

Please post in the comments on this page a brief statement of how the harborcams are useful to you and what you use them for.

Thanks,
Den

143 comments:

  1. I started this site in 2006 with one camera to be able to watch the boats. Now I find myself watching weather, gulls, people and boat, but most of all enjoy sharing "Duluth Live" with the world. The cams are part of my life.
    Regards, Dennis O'Hara - Duluth Photographer

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    1. Thank you so much Dennis for the web cams, I just wish I cold afford to send a donation once in a while. I get into this web site every day. I was born & raised in Duluth & a lot of my relatives are gone now so I don't get up there. Thanks again.

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    2. Theresa Jensen-HendricksOctober 5, 2016 at 10:27 AM

      Hello folks, I am from Baraboo WI, and have started boat watching last year. I now have my father watching as well. He is not very skilled in computer use, so I set up his pages in a simple way and he will check the cameras every day as I do for the ships and weather. When I see a ship coming in on the AIS I will call him and tell him so he can watch them come in. It is a new subject for conversation for us. We are both scared to death of big water especially the lakes and have to give a nod to the crews for doing the job, and to you Dennis for giving us a daily glimpse of places we would not have seen otherwise.

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  2. Bob Woodbury, Winslow, MEOctober 4, 2016 at 12:06 PM

    My first visit to Duluth was in 1959 during the celebration of the opening of the St Lawrence Seaway, at which time my now wife picked up a sailor from the USS Forrest B Royal DD-872. We were married the following year and have visited Duluth from Maine every year since, save two. It is our second and beloved home. Your web site, and others, provides us with cherished visits between actual visits. We usually get your weather two days later. We visit your web site daily and as I have indicated in the past, wonder at your devotion to these cameras. It is greatly appreciated.

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  3. Watching from Michigan,really enjoy your webcams, and boat watching, its like being there, without the 550 mile drive!

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  4. My husband and I live in Eagan MN, and often stream the Canal Cam at dinner so " we can eat by the Lake." There is just something about the water that soothes the soul. Since we can't be there in person, this is the next best thing. THANK YOU Dennis. Words will never be able to express how much we appreciate your love of the Lake and Duluth, and the fact that you share that with all of us....your kindness is such a bright light!
    ~Sara & Todd Johnson

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  5. I'll bet quite a few people have visited Duluth for the first time because of your cams. Although my husband's folks lived in Superior my main interest in Duluth was due to your cams. Casna

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  6. I grew up on the North Shore and have always loved Lake Superior and the boats. I now live in CA, but get back to MN at least once a year and never miss a chance to go down to the Duluth Ship Canal. I love watching the Duluth Harbor Cameras from afar. Thanks for all your hard work.

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  7. Thanks Den for all the work you put in so we can watch the boats from where ever we are. CP closed the BC Cobb energy plant in Muskegon in the spring of this so we get no more 1000fts here. I check your site at least a half dozen times a day just to watch the long boats come and go. Also love your wild life and sun rise shots. My yearly donation will be forthcoming Matt B. Muskegon MI

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  8. Last year when my wife and I planned a vacation to Duluth I found this website and started looking at it daily.We spent a week in Duluth in April/May of 2015 and I have since that time checked the cameras at least once a day if not more.

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  9. Love it. First online stop each morning. Love to visit Duluth and this site brings Duluth to me at other times. Thank you!!!

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  10. Your cameras are a bridge between my visits to Duluth Den. I appreciate them every day as the boats, sky colors and weather pass before my eyes even though I'm in Minneapolis. Thanks for all your work! Paul A

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  11. Morning coffee and Duluth Harbor Cam. Can't get any better than that. From the center of Mn.

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  12. From the time I was a kid, our family spent summers on the south shore of Superior, halfway between Marquette and Munising. I’d go with Grandpa and Dad to watch the SS South American sail into Munising each week, and on the infrequent trips to Marquette, we always swung past Upper Harbor to see if any of the “big boys” were in. Dennis, to find your site was like getting a link back to being a kid. I check in at least four times a day during the shipping season, and daily during the two months of downtime. Lake Superior is such a part of me that I feel like I am right on the breakwater during storms or on soft summer evenings. Two years ago a friend and I made the trip to Duluth and stayed at South Pier Inn. I cannot tell you the feelings I had to be sitting on the balcony at about midnight, looking over the harbor, and have the Paul Tregurtha suddenly – and ever so quietly – slip into the harbor. I still get goosebumps! And there is also no way to put in words how much we appreciate your devotion to this site, Dennis. The work you do in archiving videos, setting some to music, and generally making Duluth a virtual destination for so many of us. Your sunrise shots alone should win prizes. Thank you again and again for your work which is, I suspect, a labor of love. Judy K. La Crosse, Wisconsin/Yooper by Heart

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  13. Dennis, is the "Boat Schedule" portion down or gone for good? Judy in LAX

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  14. Hi, There is a link to the boat schedules on the top menu bar.

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  15. Mary Ann and Bob, Richfield, MNOctober 8, 2016 at 10:58 PM

    Bob and I have been trekking to Duluth each summer for over 20 years so obviously it is one of our favorite places. When the web cam first came on line we were thrilled. It is my happy place to go - and I am certain I do it several times a day. So, when this opportunity came up to help fund the cameras, we felt it was an appropriate way to express our thanks to you for all the great work you do in bringing the beauty and pictures of Duluth to us.

    Also, every once in a while I peek at your Northern Images - magnificent. Thank you for providing a wonderful place to go - right from the comfort of home.

    And we make sure friends and relatives know about the site. We also support the LSMM (Lake Superior Marine Museum with our membership.

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  16. I lived in Duluth for 1 glorious year as a child, it was magical. Although I don't get to visit Duluth as often as I would like, the webcams make me feel like I am there. I would LOVE to move back, wicked Winter and all :)

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  17. As a child growing up in Duluth, I loved visiting my grandparents who lived out in Lakeside. If we saw a boat coming in we would jump in the car, race down to the Canal and watch it come in. In those days with not so much traffic, there was plenty of time. To wave at the men on the boats was just something special. It's too bad that no one does that any more. Living in Arizona now, your web cams are my first stop on the computer every morning. It's like being home! When I visit family in Duluth now, the Canal is my first stop. "Coney's are the second! Thank you, thank you!

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  18. I first discovered Duluth when I was 15. My brothers future wife and family were from there. We went up there from Minneapolis to meet them. My future sister-in-laws uncle owned an extra home down by the lake. My family stayed there. I would lay in bed and hear the fog horn. I loved it. I have been coming back to Duluth ever since. My dream would be to live there. I check the cameras every day. Dennis, your website is the first and last place I go every day. I cannot tell you how much your website means to me. When I take my lunch at work, I escape to Duluth. When I am having a bad day, I escape to Duluth. Your website is the best thing on the internet! Thank you so very much for all that you do to bring Duluth to those of us who can't be there.

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  19. From Stillwater Township, MN, we view the harbor cams several times each day, beginning each morning with 'Boat Locations' and on to the 'Canal Cam' to see what the weather is on the Lake. Based on the shipping schedule, we view the cams several more times during the day, before one final look before retiring for the night. Viewing the harbor cams is the next best thing to being in Duluth, and the Lake. Thank you, Den, for your time--maintaining the cams, posting the arrivals and departures, and best of all, your photos. You are truly gifted.

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  20. Hi Den!
    The Pier B cam seems a bit "herky jerky" compared to the smooth stream from the canal and bridge cams. Is that one working with a different bandwidth? Thx

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  21. I am surprised at how often the bridge has not been responding to the captains salute. I love hearing the horn's of the ship to bridge. Is it the new bridge operator? Still love the site.

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  22. i don't see the thumbnails for each of the cameras...did you change the format?

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  23. Yes, thumbnails are gone for now. There are some formatting issues that I am working on. THanks

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  24. screwed again, cameras were easily accessible until the thumbnails disappeared, now I cannot access any of them, what happened?

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  25. Camera's are still all accessible on the Camera's links.

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  26. Okay, now I can get them, when the Philip R Clark went out I couldn't get on any of the cams, much relieved!

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  27. Den,
    We love this website, it is usually the first thing we open when we turn on the computer! We have been coming to Duluth from SE Nebraska, for at least 12 years since our daughter, who now lives in Minneapolis, first took us to Split Rock Lighthouse. Last year we got to watch two ships come into and out of Two Harbors. That was so to fun to see those ship captains maneuver those huge ships. We think a camera at Two Harbors would be a great addition to an already great website.














    Den, We love this site. We have been coming to Duluth every summer, from SE Nebraska, for more than 10 years since our daughter, who now lives in Minneapolis, took us to Split Rock. This website is a must every time we open the computer. Thank you so much for all you do to keep it going! We would love it if you could get a camera at Two Harbors. We got to watch two ships come into and out of that harbor and it was so much fun to see those captains maneuver those huge ships. It would be a great addition to an already great site!




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    1. is there a more limited view on the canal cam? we used to see more of the Bayfield...

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  28. Why is it so hard to for this site to load lately if it loads at all. Keep getting messages of site not responding and can not load due to a large script running. Any suggestions?

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  29. Please try some of the suggestions on the troubleshooting page.

    http://www.duluthharborcam.com/p/camera-streaming-help-page.html

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  30. was just wondering what has happened to the bulk carrier Mesabi Miner? I found it by door county for the past few days and not moving even if it says it is, just wondering thanks

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    1. According to boatnerd.com layup list for 2016-2017 Mesabi Miner is at BayShip in Sturgeon Bay 4 Dec 2016. Casna

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  31. Boatlocation will not work on my android phone anymore

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  32. Has the lift bridge ever been closed due to high waves hitting the deck?
    Awesome site! My house, my parents, aunts, we all watch!

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  33. Just wondering if that was you out along the pier in a blue coat taking pictures of the ice flow out the canal at 7:49 this morning ? (26th)

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  34. No, I wasn't out enjoying the weather this morning at the canal. Nice day though!!!

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  35. After moving to Texas from the Twin Cities, it is always nice to see my hometown live. I used to drive to Canal Park when the storms rolled in. I took many women on dates who were not from the area and they absolutely loved the hills, lake and history. Thanks for keeping this website alive.

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  36. Hey Dennis! First of all, thanks so much for hosting this site! Duluth and the North Shore has been a special place for me and my family for all my life, and you allow me to take mini-mental-vacations every day while I'm at work. I have noticed that the Pier B still images (http://northernimages.us/cameras/pierb/pierb1024.jpg) haven't been updating like they should. I would really appreciate it if you could look into it. Thanks in advance, and thanks for this awesome website!

    -Will

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  37. Thanks for the heads up on Pier B Will. Should be OK now!

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  38. Curious as to why Two Harbors seems to be getting most of the shipping action these days, and not much going on in Duluth. Any ideas?

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  39. With ice forming quickly in the Duluth Harbor, it is much easier to access Two Harbors.

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    1. Thank you Dennis! I wondered if that was the reason.

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  40. Bob and Mary Ann, RichfieldDecember 31, 2016 at 9:39 PM

    Hi Dennis: We want to wish you a Happy New Year. Thank you for the great images and updating you did in 2016. You keep making this place better and more magical.

    We tend to be the "warm" weather Duluth visitors; however we take delight in viewing the beauty and power that happen in the cold weather.

    We wish you a 2017 that is joyful and prosperous; with few challenges and many blessings.

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  41. Any thoughts on putting a camera at Two Harbors?

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  42. It is a possibility for 2017! We may have to have another fundraiser though.

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  43. I have a question...where do the seagulls hang out when the lake and the bay are covered by ice? I grew up on Park Point so I should know the answer, but I don't.
    Thanks, Dennis for this wonderful website - my favorite, by far.

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  44. Most of the seagulls migrate for the winter -- the birds you see now are small buffalo heads and some mallards who tough it out in the open waters of the canal. Spring is just a few weeks away now:-)

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  45. Love your site but my 3mps down and 1.5 up Internet connection takes forever to load home page. Possible to trim it down a bit for faster load, then go to videos and cameras?

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  46. Hi, I cut the number of posts that appear on loading from 10 to 4 -- see if your page loads faster now!

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  47. How do you UNSUBSCRIBE from this forum? This site keeps sending me notices of new posts and then locks up my computer!!

    I used to love coming here to view the ships and harbor for several years but something has happened to this site that will not allow it to load and it locks-up my computer. Sorry but it is time to drop this site!!

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  48. Hi Scott,
    Sorry the site isn't working for you. To the best of my knowledge, there is no membership or sign-up list. You can try these methods to try and get it working -- http://www.duluthharborcam.com/p/camera-streaming-help-page.html

    I will keep looking for some kind of list - I use Blogger -- that's it.

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  49. Hello Dennis...
    The Detailed Marine Traffic Map Looks Good!
    Thank You Dennis...
    ___Mike B. ___Mahtomedi, Mn___

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  50. just wondering if the cameras will stay on after the season ends? let us all know if you start a fundraiser for cameras at two harbors or superior point

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  51. Hi. I will keep the cameras running as best I can during the next 8 weeks to keep watching the weather and sunrises.
    Two Harbors Cam looks like a good possibility. It will take a fundraiser once we have more info.

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    1. thanks, will keep watching

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  52. Would it be possible to wrap-up this years shipping season with fly-overs (drone) of the ships in Winter docks? Also a fly over of the ship that was / is being disassembled / recycled in the savage yard - the one that was a light (off-white) color.

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  53. Sorry,
    Probably not. Lot's of privacy issues when they are docked.

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  54. Will the Roger Blough stay where it is through layup?

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  55. Yes, the Roger Blough will stay where is is at.

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  56. Anyone know what they are doing now at the marina? First I thought it was a new building but now the dirt is all in the middle so I'm not sure what they're up to. TIA

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  57. The are starting work on a new hotel at the marina. I turned the Pier B cam to get a closer look.

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  58. Speaking of that... I stayed at the Marina Inn last fall for work(very nice place BTW) I saw the beginnings of the trench. Hard to believe they will squeeze another hotel between the Inn and the boat slips.

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  59. Very interesting, thanks. In 70 I moved from Arnold to Da Range so I had to take a look in Google Earth to see how that is set up. According to a DNT article the maximum height is 35' and that might ruin the sight from that camera of Duluth. I check your cameras every morning so I'll watch the progress.

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  60. The new hotel will definitely a tight fit.

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  61. Ice Sheet - Is there a site where one can see the extent of the ice sheet over the lake? A graphic would of course be a wonderful way to see this.

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  62. Ice cover on Lake Superior is fairly light this year. Here is a site to check it out.
    https://www.glerl.noaa.gov//res/glcfs/glcfs-ice.php?lake=s&type=F&hr=01

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  63. Wondering where the Alder was Feb 22 - watched her come in the piers about 1900.
    Greg Hayden
    Vista, CA

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  64. Just doing some routine maneuvers, getting ready for the season.

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  65. Hi Den. With the ice cover so light on the lakes(Superior at least) will the Sioux locks open early for shipping?
    Thx. Leo

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  66. Leo,

    Not very likely -- they have a tight schedule for maintenance and will probably stick to it regardless of ice conditions. That said, the boats are getting ready and will find it easy to return to service. It was -15F this morning.

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    1. I see the transponders are starting to go live on the ships, one by one the last few days, I can't wait, I hate this time of year. Nothing to watch but stupid basketball!

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  67. Having lived right on the st clair river just south of Sarnia ontario now living outside vancouver B C Canada I really enjoy the canal cam and other camera shots of duluth Im on uour site at least twice per day excellent fun Gary trampleasure delta b c

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    1. My brother Gary just commented above. I live is Courtright, Ontario about 2500 kilometers away from him. We both enjoy the Web Cams and visit the site often. I can look out my front windows and see the St Clair River which is about 75 feet from my front door. Iam directly across the river from St Clair Michigan. Really enjoy the Freighters pasing by day and night. I call them the Grand Ladies of the Great Lakes. Really enjoy the fog horns on those foggy nights and the Whistle Blasts. Not much ice in the river so lets get those Freighters out working. They are Fantastic. Mike Trampleasure

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    2. thanks for posting our comments side by each this site will be a fantastic way for mike and I to stay close Gary Im The old guy ha ha

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    3. the 6 minute plus videos of the 22nd and 23rd were just fantastic i play ed them numerous time love the horn salutes Gary Mike as well

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  68. Theresa Jenssen-HendricksMarch 24, 2017 at 9:03 AM

    Anyone know if the Arthur Anderson will sail this year?

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  69. Anybody know why The American Spirit is taking a delay after loading ore?

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  70. Judging by the amount of help they needed from the tugs, the Spirit may have some control/ steering issues that need to be checked out.

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    1. Thanks Dennis, please post an update if you find out something for sure.

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  71. anyone know if the Mesabi Miner will be on the lakes soon?

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  72. My wife and I check out your cams daily. We pass thru going to Lutsen, MN. for vacation. 8 out of the last 9 years. We have supported the cams and look forward to seeing what's going on. The very first thing Sharon does every morning is turn on the canal cam. She reads a lot listening to the birds and boats. One request: Is it possible to set up a mic for the canal cam, so we could hear the Museum broadcast of the boat info better?? Most of the broadxast is mubojumbo. Thanks for all you do. Henry and Sharon Klehm

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  73. I sent you a comment today but will post it here a s well Id like to see more of the actual loading and unloading docks and warfs would it be possible to reposition the harbor cam to show more of those areas ????? thanks Gary

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  74. Hi Gary,

    Sorry, I was out of town. Actually there isn't much to see in the elevator area and along that side of the bay. I thing I will keep the camera position for now and have the Pier B cam occasionally scan that area of the bay. Thanks for the suggestion.

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  75. thanks for your reply once the ships leave the camera area to the right ive wondered what might be there of interest ill tune into pier b cam more often Gary

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  76. No idea on the significance of the blue/red flag.

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    1. I'm still trying to find a reason, but the other night ar 11:30 there was a man with a short sleeve shirt waving at a boat coming in. Such dedication must have a reason of some sort. Can't wait to watch the Two Harbor cams.

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    2. Must have a good reason for the flag though, the other night at 11:30 a man wearing a short sleeve shirt was waving the flag at the incoming boat. Only a select few boats get the flag of whatever it's for.

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  77. Hi Den.
    Really loving the boat location link!! Where will the Two Harbors cam be positioned when placed?
    Thx! Leo

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  78. Leo,

    There will be two Two Harbors cams. One on the old Depot and one at the boat ramp.

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  79. Looking forward to them coming on line.
    Thx Den!!

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  80. Is there any reason why the Presque Isle doesn't visit Duluth anymore ?

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    1. Because she's still in layup.

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    2. Looks like she departed layup this morning. Give her 2-4 days and she should be there.

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  81. I know you mentioned you didn't want to move the harbor cam, but, would it be possible to move it just a little to show more of the fuel dock ?

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  82. I won't have access to the harborcam until next week, but, I can move it a bit then.

    Den

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    1. Moving it would be great as that seems it's where all the action is inside the harbor.

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  83. could you give us an update on the status of the new two harbours cams Thanks gary

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  84. Hi Gary, Two Harbors cams are ready for installation, just waiting for some decent weather. They are coming soon as possible but, the weather has not been cooperative.

    Den

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  85. The Exeborg must be having quite a ride in the middle of Superior today.

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  86. Whoa! Quite a show going on in front of the Canal Cam! A young woman with long dark hair dancing around in a little outfit with people taking pictures. There is more business than shipping going on in the twin ports:)

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  87. I think that is the "Dance of the Seagulls"

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    1. Oh..I was just calling it "The Dance of the Pretty Young Brunette." And I couldn't resist a little teasing of you folks up there. By the way, I was watching the cam last night and the Eemsborg left, and a little boat went out to the other Dutch ship and then came back, I have seen this once before. Who are they and what are they doing?

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  88. Pier B cam is giving me the notice "camera problem detected (#521)

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  89. The little boat that went out was probably the "Sea Bear" which is a pilot boat that transports goods and often a port captain that helps guide new boats to the port into harbor.

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  90. Hi Den!
    Hope your hatches are battened down!! The Gales of November are Late?? Be Safe!!

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  91. Den, would it be possible to marry the video and the audio - great job love your site

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  92. Marry the video and audio -- not sure what you mean?

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    1. I don't think so, but maybe have marine radio connected to the canal and/or bridge cams so we could hear boat to bridge operator to raise it ?

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  93. I truly enjoy what you're doing. I'm lookng forward to the new cams. I spent a lot of time in Superior Wisconsin as my grandparents were from there.They actually use to own the Cedar Lounge off the docks. I used to watch the boats come and go.Keep up the good work .

    Thanks again

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  94. The pier B cam now has a really great view of the harbor area not really seen before. A big thank you for the change.

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    1. gary trampleasureMay 12, 2017 at 6:17 PM

      super and thanks the wait will have been and will be worth it Gary T

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  95. Wedding pictures at the canal today with the bridge in background. All they needed was the Barker blowing its horn. Wish them all the luck.

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  96. i really enjoyed the new pier b cam what happened to it its gone now replaced by some beach abd condo picture not good hope this can be corrected Gary thanks

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  97. Dennis,
    I've wanted cams at Two Harbors for a long time, now they are there, thank you thank you thank you!

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  98. ye ha im about as excited as if I had won the lottery reakky looking forward to the pics thanks you so much gary

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  99. Great job Dennis, just checked out both Two Harbor cams. Now if you'd just get rid of the fog in Duluth.....

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  100. Love the site, my girlfriend, her father and I been to the Duluth area twice.
    We love it almost as much as Door County in Wisconsin (we're from Oshkosh, WI).
    You need a camera at the Superior entry.

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  101. Love the site, my girlfriend, her father and I been to the Duluth area twice.
    We love it almost as much as Door County in Wisconsin (we're from Oshkosh, WI).
    You need a camera at the Superior entry.

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  102. Great cams. Thank you again. Maybe someone should mention that in the fog like this the pier lighthouses should be on for the shjps don't you agree ? Thanks Dennis

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  103. Thank you for the cameras at Two Harbors! They're going to be great!

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  104. I'v always said the work you do on all the cams is more than great, and I'm only one of thousands that think that. But the best thing you've done today is you got rid of the fog. Tell us how you did that, it's fantastic.

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  105. Why do some of the cams go to black & white at night when they're in full color during the day ?

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  106. Living these cams, Two Harbors cams are great. Looks like someone is playing around with the harbor cam..

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  107. What happened to the hillside and harbor cams ? they are and went black at about 7am today, are you working on them ? Was watching harbor cam when someone was playing with it then went black. Thanks again for all your awesome cams.

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  108. 4 cams are black now, what's going on. If someone is working on them please update and tell us.

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  109. tonight 8 41 pacific time three cams not functuating could it be the weather pier b cam boat location site and two harbors depot cam non functioning ? gary

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  110. Hi. I, too am an avid Duluth Harbor watcher. I live in TX, but spent 3 months a year for 11 years avoiding heat and enjoying hiking. Spent many happy hours in Duluth at the harbor. Love looking at the streaming and imagining I am there.
    What happened to the llsma harbor cam website? I am happy to have found the cams here, but it seems the canal cam is in a different location? It seems to be farther out.

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  111. A great Monday for the Two Harbor cams, the Gott leaving and Oberstar arriving "plus" small boat launches. The big question of the day is, does the Pier B have control over where their cam is aimed ? Three cams showing the bridge are a bit much. When it was aimed at the fuel dock with all the action there was very nice indeed. Most of all when it showed the Missabe Miner makng the turn and filling the camera lens. That alone has to be the best video of the year without even waiting for the rest of the year to come. You're the man Dennis.

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  112. I have been watching for about three years now. Come from Lorain, OH and have been wishing for the cameras at Two Harbors for a while. Prior to this year all my favorites built in Lorain, especially the Roger Blough seem to load at Two Harbors. Thanks so much and double thanks for tilting the boat launch cam. Dennis, your efforts are so appreciated and would love for a cam in the Cleveland area that would be placed in a position to get close ups of the boats entering the harbor there. If any body has any idea who to lobby for something like this would be great.

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  113. I'm slipping I guess, I just now noticed you moved the harbor cam to the right. This will give everyone a chance to watch a self-unloader right at the bottom of the screen. I believe the only place you will be able to watch that happen. I know I keep saying it, but Dennis a big thank you again for all the work you do for us.

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  114. I mentioned the fenced off buidings on Wisconsin Point, and looking at them again on satelite, could they be old Coast Guard facilities ? Given where they are it sort of makes sense.

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  115. Not sure this is the place to ask, but I'll ask anyway. How does weather effect loading of the boats? Knowing Minnesota, it can be nice in the morning and rain in the afternoon. I would think bulk loading of wheat or kaolin clay wouldn't like getting wet.

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  116. Boats cannot load grain or clay if it is raining.

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  117. This comment is for the thousands of you who enjoy looking at the harbor cams. You know that Dennis does a fantastic job with all the cams. But if you truly believe he does a great job with these cameras, you all need to go to northernimages.com and see what a really fantastic photogapher he is with pictures of northern Minnesota. His love of boats is just the tip of the iceberg.

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  118. Would someone explain why the transponder for the DHBT boat shows its locaton out in the harbor when in fact its always tied up at pier B ? Rare for it to ever move.

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  119. The Transponder DHBT is actually a navigation buoy that is always transmitting.

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  120. Dennis...did you recently move or pan the Hillside cam to the left? There is now a blind spot between the Hillside cam and the Harbor cam views where there is no overlap and we lose sight of ships moving in the harbor. We also can no longer see the lighthouse at the Superior entrance at the top of the Hillside shot. While there is no overlap between Hillside and Harbor, there is way more overlap than we need to see between Hillside and Bayfront cams. Is this something you could adjust for us, please?

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  121. Greg,
    I did some new wiring on the cameras and may not have put the Hillside cam back in the same position. I'll readjust it next week when I get down there.

    Thanks,
    Den

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    1. Hey, Den...I see that you did pan the Hillside cam to the right but now we have lost site of the boat slip between Pier B and Bayfront Park. Could pulling back the zoom on Hillside cam instead of panning it again restore the overlap from Bayfront cam to Hillside Cam to Harbor Cam? Just wondering...

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  122. Mary Ann and Bob, Richfield, MNMay 28, 2017 at 8:54 AM

    Hi Dennis: We have been enjoying the new Two Harbors cameras - thank you for your work in getting them set up.
    And, of course, our mutli-times daily looks at the Duluth cams. This past winter had the combined beauty of the wind, waves, frosty cold, steaming water and the magnificent sunrises and sunsets. And we have the added benefit of enjoying some of those great moments every day in the hauntingly beautiful calendar. Our continued thanks for making all this possible.

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