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Identity of man shot by Superior police revealed
SPD seeks information on September knife assault
County seeks solutions to child protection crisis
Rodgers leads Pack to comeback win over 49ers
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Thielen, Murray come up big in Vikings' win over Arizona
Wisconsin needs affordable health care
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Empire Block sets stage for Time Arc's hunting plays
New exhibit brings Bong Center, CAF together
911 service restored to Gordon, Wascott customers
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
Fun of a spooky nature for all at the library
Concert commemorates WWI end
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
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September 26, 2018
Massive ground beef recall due to possible E-coli threat to affect Minnesota ALDI locations, USDA says
WASHINGTON — If you shop at ALDI stores in Minnesota, be aware when buying ground beef. On Wednesday, Sept. 19, the United States Department...
September 26, 2018 - 11:09am
September 25, 2018
Survey focuses on mental health
Douglas County's Mental Health Coordinated Community Response (MHCCR) team is seeking public input to help determine where to focus efforts to meet the needs of individuals in Douglas County. An anonymous survey has been set up at surveymonkey.com/r/YJGY9LN. The team's mission is...
September 25, 2018 - 8:02am
September 24, 2018
Minnesota History Center's international partnership leads to app for people with dementia
ST. PAUL—Although the Minnesota Historical Society offers sensory-based tours of the James J. Hill House for people living with memory...
September 24, 2018 - 9:51pm
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
DULUTH, Minn—Since he turned 50, Scott Thompson has tried to stay on top of his water intake. He drinks two to three glasses before his...
September 24, 2018 - 8:25pm
Filmmaker Ken Burns makes Mayo Clinic documentary
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- A two-hour documentary, “The Mayo Clinic: Faith-Hope-Science,” created by acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns will air on public...
September 24, 2018 - 3:28pm
EpiPen shortage persists for some: Lifesaving device still in short supply as prices rise
DULUTH — When he was 13 months old, Keenan Oswald's mom gave him a taste of a new treat: peanut butter toast. "He stuck it on his tongue,...
September 24, 2018 - 6:05am
September 7, 2018
Senior Connections offers infor on Medicare
Douglas County residents age 60s or older are invited to get a better understanding of the puzzle that is Medicare and its many options. Senior Connections is hosting a presentation on the subject from 1-3 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Superior Douglas County Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave. Brenda...
September 7, 2018 - 8:15am
August 28, 2018
Health officials issue caution on blue-green algae
Douglas County Public Health officials are reminding people to be on the alert for blue-green algae blooms in Douglas County waterways this summer, and to avoid swimming or letting pets play in water where a visible scum or mat of blue-green algae is present. "When blue-green algae...
August 28, 2018 - 8:26am
August 17, 2018
Superior business offers firefighters fitness, anytime
Superior firefighters were presented this week with a gift from Anytime Fitness: about $30,000 worth of strength equipment. The Superior fitness...
August 17, 2018 - 9:06am
We've become a nation of snackers
Gobble, gulp and go is the theme of eating in America. We're snacking more than ever and overhauling the very definition of the American meal. Snack food is becoming the meal. There's not even a good definition of what constitutes a snack and what is a meal.
August 17, 2018 - 8:56am
August 10, 2018
NAMI hosts dinner to benefit mental health
The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Douglas County hosts a benefit dinner to support programming related to mental health in Douglas County. The benefit will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the Belgian Club in Superior. Admission is $5. There will be a taco buffet, silent...
August 10, 2018 - 7:48am
August 3, 2018
Gordon fundraiser focuses on neighbors
A silent auction fundraiser for Circle of Hope and Gordon's Pam Boettcher, who is battling breast cancer, will take place from 2-4:30 p.m. Saturday in the Gordon town hall. Visitors will have a chance to win signed sports memorabilia from the Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings,...
August 3, 2018 - 8:16am
July 10, 2018
Eating disorders don’t always match the stereotypes
Tara Haakonson thought she was healthier than she'd ever been. In her freshman year at the University of Minnesota Duluth, the St. Cloud-area...
July 10, 2018 - 8:07am
June 5, 2018
Sharing health costs with faith
DULUTH—Joe and Dorothy Sayers disagree, slightly, on what their monthly health insurance premium had risen to six or seven years back....
June 5, 2018 - 9:47am
Try kohlrabi, cabbage's crazy cousin
If you're looking for a new vegetable, give cabbage's crazy cousin a try. Consider kohlrabi, an uncommon vegetable that's mainly eaten in central and eastern Europe. The plants thrive in a cool climate like ours. You also can find kohlrabi in grocery store produce sections and farmers'...
June 5, 2018 - 7:49am