Freighter on the Great Lakes. FILE PHOTO(credit: istockphoto)

Freighter Carrying Iron Ore Pellets Runs Aground

The U.S. Coast Guard says a freighter that ran aground on the Canadian side of southern Lake Huron has been freed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/02/2012

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Tugs Work To Free Vessel

Seven tug boats were expected to work Sunday to free the 579-foot long McKee Sons vessel that ran aground Friday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2010

Freighter Fined After Running Aground

The Coast Guard has fined a freighter $5,000 for not promptly reporting that it ran aground.