Whatever happened to: The Costa Concordia

It was the world’s top story for a week or so in January. A cruise ship hit the rocks and capsized in Giglio Porto, Italy. Among the dead was a couple from White Bear Lake.

Whatever happened to the ship?

It’s still there.


It’s after dark on New Year’s Eve in Giglio Porto, but the local newspaper provides this ongoing webcam shot of one of the largest salvage operations the world has ever seen.