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Earth Day origins came from Wisconsin
Council goes behind closed doors to consider contracts, legal advice
Denninger, Dunbar serve as Youth Optimists in March
Database leads to meth lab bust in Vilas County
Kirtland's warbler removed from federal endangered list
Pruning laters protects oak trees from wilt
Bud Grant: New Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins one 'very happy camper'
Davies, Thames help Brewers shut out Reds again
Twins' LaMarre ends Puerto Rico marathon in 16th
Disappointing failure on rural economic development money
Help the world by resolving conflicts
Writer skewed the stats
The crisis of our democracy
Liquid gold brings clarity
Jaques Happy Birthday
Class of 1968 Reunion
Minnesota's Bachelorette starts man parade May 28
UWS hosts duo in recital
Wisconsin-based TV available on Roku
Oulu players put community in theater
Free film series focuses on WWI
Richard & Linda Taber
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Jeanne Ann McKenzie
Wesley W. Willoughby
Wesley William Keene, Jr.
Frank S. Stepan
William "Bill" E. Johnson
May 24, 2013
Supeiror Public Library celebrates 125 years
The downtown Farmers' Market again runs each Wednesday this year in the library's north parking lot. The hours are 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., June 5-Oct. 30. Why not stop into the library for a visit before or after you shop? This year will mark the 125th anniversary of the Superior Public...
May 24, 2013 - 7:00am
PIGs hit the road to help veterans
On June 1, the PIGs will host their fourth annual Ride for the Vets, a motorcycle ride to raise money for local veterans' organizations. This year the PIGs are raising money for MACV-Duluth, an organization that helps homeless veterans and those suffering from chemical and alcohol...
May 24, 2013 - 7:00am
May 14, 2013
High levels of wastewater chemicals found in Minnesota's lakes, rivers
Pharmaceuticals, cocaine, and a variety of other chemicals are more widespread in Minnesota's lakes and rivers than previously thought. That's according to two studies released Monday by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA). Researchers have long found chemicals near wastewater...
May 14, 2013 - 8:37am
May 3, 2013
Dogs, brats benefit Shriners Hospital
The Northland councils of the Knights of Columbus will be hosting a fundraiser from May 9 through May 12, to raise funds for the Shriners Hospital in Minneapolis. The Knights of Columbus will be selling freshly grilled hot dogs and brats, chips and soda for only $2 and $3 at local...
May 3, 2013 - 7:00am
April 8, 2013
Stop the rot: Gardeners can ward off blight with new cultivars
Late blight is likely to hit Wisconsin again this year, but the University of Wisconsin Extension plant pathologist Amanda Gevens says that there are some new cultivars available which are resistant to the disease. Late blight is a fungus that mainly infects potatoes and tomatoes...
April 8, 2013 - 8:36am
March 26, 2013
Opening amidst construction
Some may say it's counter-intuitive to start a new business in the middle of a construction zone at the height of construction. But for Brian...
March 26, 2013 - 8:00am
March 12, 2013
Grad projects target youth hunger
Four Superior High School seniors have already figured out life is not all about them and them alone, and their senior projects show it. While...
March 12, 2013 - 7:00am
March 1, 2013
Female farmers connect at conference
Lisa and Jim Soyring bought their first six cows together in 1991. Today, the couple and their four children care for 200 head of beef cattle....
March 1, 2013 - 7:00am
February 28, 2013
Brewers' missing racing sausage turned in at Wisconsin bar
Guido, the Klement's racing Italian sausage costume last seen a couple weeks ago adorning a bar hopper in Cedarburg, Wis., was returned Wednesday...
February 28, 2013 - 8:47am
February 26, 2013
Events focus on healthy self-image
Health and body image are the focus of two community events at the University of Wisconsin-Superior this week. A workshop on "Media, Body Image and Eating Disorders" runs noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday in Room 204 of the Yellowjacket Union.
February 26, 2013 - 7:00am
February 12, 2013
Get to the heart of the farm at women's agriculture conference
A Heart of the Farm, Women in Agriculture conference, runs Feb. 21 at the St. Croix Inn, 11390 South Fifth St., Solon Springs. The Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture conference series is a University of Wisconsin-Extension program committed to addressing the needs of farm women...
February 12, 2013 - 7:00am
February 5, 2013
Solon Springs robbery under investigation
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is investigating the report of an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday night at 8:34 p.m. at JT's One...
February 5, 2013 - 11:50am
January 28, 2013
Funding available for emergency food and shelter
The Douglas County Emergency Food and Shelter Committee has been awarded $6,472 in federal funds to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. A local board made up of representatives from Catholic Charities Bureau, Red Cross, United Way, Douglas County, The...
January 28, 2013 - 11:00am
January 24, 2013
People benefit from milk rescue
Hundreds of people got their daily dose of dairy during a milk giveaway Wednesday in Superior. A total of 592 crates filled with milk, cottage...
January 24, 2013 - 6:52pm
January 21, 2013
Cases of milk to be trucked to Superior for those in need
The closing of a Waukesha dairy processing plant earlier this month left 110 employees out of work. But it will bring a small windfall to Superior, thanks to the work of the Milwaukee-based Hunger Task Force. A truck filled with 10 pallets of milk -- about 700 cases -- is slated...
January 21, 2013 - 2:28pm