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Army helicopter with five aboard crashes off Hawaii, U.S. Coast Guard says
Husky Energy to buy Superior oil refinery
Man dies after fall down elevator shaft in Superior
Band accidentally leaves drummer at ND Walmart in pajamas while on way to St. Paul for concert
Sports radio's Jeff Dubay charged with felony assault of Cottage Grove woman
Tiger golfers notch two wins
Weinandt scholarship scramble is Saturday
Wisconsin’s Cichy tears ACL, out for season
Jensen tops Balduc at AMSOIL Speedway (updated)
Favre suggests Rodgers can play into his 40s
Newspapers remain trusted source for news, advertising
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AstroBob: How dark will it get during total eclipse?
Where's Duffy's concern for working class?
Treaty to ban the bomb
Supreme Court openness rulings a mixed bag
Meeting aims to commemorate Native people
Actor who wore monster suit to play first Godzilla dies aged 88
Actors Chris Pratt, Anna Faris announce they are separating
'Dancing with the Stars' looks to turn up the heat with potentially 'spicey' contestant
Angelina Jolie opens up on life after Brad Pitt and recent diagnosis
Frank Sinatra’s fourth wife Barbara dies at age 90
Dennis & Judy Longshore and Stanley & Jeanie Longshore
Sherry and Joe Mackiewicz
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Joe and Sue Hudacek
Richard "Dick" D. Ford
Raymond "Ray" E. Copp
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March 12, 2014
Quick action plows under widow maker
At 1:30 a.m. Feb. 21, in the middle of a massive snowstorm, Bob Benson felt a crushing pain in his chest. What happened next robbed a widow-maker....
March 12, 2014 - 1:15pm
March 11, 2014
Campaign targets stigma of mental illness
The Human Development Center and Lola Visuals have successfully partnered to raise money through social media and Kickstarter™ to help produce the initial episodes of a 12-part video series, chronicling individuals living with mental health issues. The web series is designed to...
March 11, 2014 - 12:00am
New procedure gives Superior woman new lease on life
Connie Wirta Essential You editor Bernice Olenski doesn’t want to live forever. “I don’t want to be 100,” she says with smile, “but I’ll take 99½.” At age 94, Bernice has a new lease on life. She’s one of the first patients in the Northland to have a failing...
March 11, 2014 - 12:00am
February 27, 2014
Spaghetti benefit planned
February 27, 2014 - 12:00am
February 25, 2014
Essentia Health partners with virtuwell to address ailments cost-effectively
Essentia Health is encouraging its employees and patients to consider a new online option called virtuwell when seeking treatment for everyday illnesses. Launched in 2010 by HealthPartners, virtuwell is an online convenient care service where for $45, patients can be diagnosed and...
February 25, 2014 - 12:00am
January 13, 2014
Superior woman with artificial heart dies
Duluth News Tribune Mara Krysiak, the 21-year-old woman from Superior born with a genetic heart condition whose fight for her life inspired many throughout the Northland, died at 7 a.m. today, according to a family spokesperson. Krysiak became the second person to receive...
January 13, 2014 - 1:36pm
December 10, 2013
Rural fundraisers help outside the city
Jack Haskins plans to serve chili and stoke the bonfire this weekend. The Solon Springs man spends a night in the elements beginning at 4:30 p.m. Friday. Everyone is invited to swing by and support the Gordon Area Food Shelf. This is the fifth year Haskins braves the cold to collect...
December 10, 2013 - 7:00am
December 9, 2013
Second geologist confirms asbestos-form fibers at proposed mine site
A second scientist now confirms that asbestos-like fibers exist in the rock formations of the proposed iron ore mine in the Penokee Hills. That confirmation also comes with a warning: that these fibers are dangerous if the rock is disturbed. Northland College Professor Tom Fitz first...
December 9, 2013 - 11:37am
December 5, 2013
South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela has died
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AP) -- South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela has died. NOTE: Will be updated soon.
December 5, 2013 - 3:49pm
December 4, 2013
'Curb Appeal' co-host dies in San Francisco crash
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A co-host of the HGTV show "Curb Appeal" has been killed in a motorcycle accident in San Francisco. The San Francisco medical examiner identified 38-year-old Bill Beckwith as the victim of a crash near the city's Haight-Ashbury neighborhood Monday night. He...
December 4, 2013 - 8:29am
NJ canine crowned world's ugliest dog in 2007 dies
SEWELL, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey canine that was crowned the world's ugliest dog in 2007 and later became the topic of a children's book preaching...
December 4, 2013 - 8:25am
November 24, 2013
UPDATED: Actor dies during Wis. deer hunting opener
TOMAHAWK, Wis. (AP) -- A Tomahawk native who was a comic actor living in Los Angeles died after a day of hunting on the opening weekend of the nine-day firearms deer season in Wisconsin, authorities said Sunday. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Department identified him as Jay Leggett,...
November 24, 2013 - 4:51pm
November 15, 2013
Family Care transition underway
Community Care of Central Wisconsin is preparing to take over long-term care in 11 counties in northern Wisconsin starting Jan. 1. Headquartered...
November 15, 2013 - 7:00am
November 10, 2013
Douglas County man in rollover fatality ID'd
BEAR RIVER TOWNSHIP, Minn. - The name of the 58-year-old Douglas, Wis., man who died after his vehicle went off the road, rolled and then was stuck by an oncoming vehicle early Sunday morning in Bear River Township has been released. John Adamic of Foxboro, Wis., was the driver and...
November 10, 2013 - 6:39pm
November 7, 2013
National Bank of Commerce community first
Since 1934, The National Bank of Commerce has helped thousands of individuals and businesses make our region an incredible place to live and...
November 7, 2013 - 4:58pm