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Resolve active warrants at Douglas County event
Lakehead Constructors plan move to waterfront
Residents challenge utility rate hikes
PUC holds hearings on natural gas plant
Prep Playoffs - Oct. 19
Fjeran scores twice in UWS win
MLB sets World Series schedule
UWS RDP: Volleyball team sweeps Northwestern
TIGER RDP: Three golfers named to academic team
What does it mean to be an American?
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It all starts with me, me, me
Wisconsin needs affordable health care
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Library trick-or-treat features Willy Wonka
UWS residence halls welcome trick-or-treaters
Empire Block sets stage for Time Arc's hunting plays
Oulu thespians support summer school program
Superior, Duluth share spotlight in brewery book
Adam Thielen's cousin co-authors new book about his rise from small-town boy to NFL star
Awkward Duluth newscast banter lands on Jimmy Fallon
Harbormasters harmonies aid Habitat for Humanity
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
Virgil & Marilyn Nelson
Roger C. Postl
Jeffrey E. Claude
Shirley M. (Sherlock) Turner
Lawrence 'Butch' R. Kempton, Jr.
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science and nature
October 16, 2018
New FEMA initiative puts teams in place ahead of disasters
As Hurricane Florence's destructive winds dropped over North Carolina's coast last month, a call for help came into the state's Emergency Operations Center in Raleigh, the nerve center of the official response.
October 16, 2018 - 2:52pm
Minnesota loons may get $7.2M from BP oil spill settlement
Projects to bolster conservation efforts for Minnesota loons will get a huge boost under a settlement agreement announced Oct. 9 stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The agreement, published in the Federal Register, sets aside $16 million from...
October 16, 2018 - 8:02am
Activists decry proposed protest fees
WASHINGTON, D.C. — With just days left to submit public comments on a National Park Service proposal to alter how protests are handled in the District of Columbia, civil rights advocates have issued urgent calls to oppose the measures, saying they would violate First Amendment...
October 16, 2018 - 7:58am
October 12, 2018
Asian ladybugs target homes after first frost
Multicolored Asian ladybeetles are not native to Wisconsin. Although there are numerous native ladybugs in the state, only the Asian variety...
October 12, 2018 - 8:42am
DNR seeks volunteers to track wolves
Wisconsin's wolf monitoring program relies upon volunteers from around the state to help track animals each winter. Individuals who are interested...
October 12, 2018 - 8:40am
Mepps still wants your squirrel tails Hey squirrel hunters, don't toss those tails! The Mepps fishing lure company in Wisconsin will buy them. The tails are used for their hand-tied, dressed hooks of their "world-famous, fish-catching" spinners. Mepps has been "recycling" squirrel...
October 12, 2018 - 8:34am
October 3, 2018
'Drunk' birds reported by Gilbert police
Police Chief Ty Techar attributed the strange behavior to an early frost. Starch in the frozen berries is converted to sugar, and when they thaw...
October 3, 2018 - 8:59am
October 2, 2018
River Talks focus on science, St. Louis River
The Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve and the Minnesota and Wisconsin Sea Grant programs are starting the sixth year of science cafe-type evening talks about the St. Louis River Estuary in October. These informal public talks are held monthly through May at the Reserve's...
October 2, 2018 - 7:58am
September 28, 2018
Fence or no?
The temporary fence is coming down at the Poplar Wetland Basin, and the city's Environmental Services Division is weighing its options -- chain...
September 28, 2018 - 3:35pm
Owl rescued from grill back flying high
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Conservation Warden Meghan Jensen has answered the call of wildlife in tight conditions before —...
September 28, 2018 - 8:23am
Festival celebrates wild rice
A free community celebration of wild rice runs 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Lake Superior Estuarium on Barker's Island. The public is invited to learn about, taste, cook and practice harvesting this unique regional wild food. Events for the whole family include a puppet...
September 28, 2018 - 7:58am
September 27, 2018
Owl survives after colliding with car in far western Wisconsin
TAMARACK, Wis. -- An owl in far western Wisconsin had the good fortune to survive a collision with a car, which left it impaled by the vehicle’s...
September 27, 2018 - 7:01pm
September 26, 2018
Tribes ask lawmakers to support emergency rule for CWD
The Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission sent a letter to state Sen. Steve Nass, R-Whitewater, after he signaled a move to block restrictions on deer farm fencing and moving deer carcasses.
September 26, 2018 - 10:40am
September 25, 2018
Moratorium bars new game farms
The one-year moratorium means any member of the deer family can't be imported into Douglas County and new raising operations can't be starte...
September 25, 2018 - 7:19pm
September 21, 2018
Researchers: Invasive mussels not widespread in Apostle Islands, Lake Superior
Invasive zebra and quagga mussels don't appear to be very widespread in the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior. The preliminary findings are part...
September 21, 2018 - 8:01am