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No Birkie ski, but party still on
Exposition district garners support
Weather alters rink rally
Deadly U.S. heroin overdoses quadrupled in five years: study
‘Get the Lead Out’ campaign launches to address safe drinking water concerns
Prep Playoff Scoreboard - Feb. 24
Solon Springs girls win playoff opener
Spartans advance to sectional final (updated)
Tigers claim crown; Tecker gets 1,000
Tiger hoop teams notch wins
Free press still matters
County board gets back to work after hiatus
Duffy won't test his luck
Humor keeps you young
Public safety in good hands
Hilger Thank You
Oscar best actor race is tale of two opposites
Arsenio Hall drops defamation lawsuit against Sinead O’Connor
Ex-teen idol David Cassidy says he has dementia
From Poplar to Hollywood: Former Northland resident lands part on NBC TV show
Thimble dropped from Monopoly board game after getting a thumbs-down
Bruce Ingvald Thompson
Thomas "Tom" Michael Wiss
Susan H. Morgan
Edward M. Jacobson
February 22, 2017
After election loss, former Douglas County DA finds new passion
Dan Blank spent nearly his entire professional career as Douglas County's top prosecutor, so when he was unseated from his 26-year tenure as...
February 22, 2017 - 6:15pm
February 21, 2017
Superior man sentenced for child pornography
A Superior man was sentenced Friday to 45 years in prison and 15 years of extended supervision after being found guilty on seven counts including child sexual exploitation and first degree child sexual assault, WDIO-TV reported.
February 21, 2017 - 8:35am
January 24, 2017
Lake Nebagamon man arrested following stabbing
One man is in custody, and another man has been hospitalized following a stabbing in Lake Nebagamon this morning.
January 24, 2017 - 6:30pm
January 20, 2017
Freezing rain advisory issued for parts of the Northland
A travel advisory for Lake Nebagamon and Solon Springs secondary roads has been lifted and that County Highway A from Solon Springs to Wisconsin...
January 20, 2017 - 10:51am
January 6, 2017
Panel approves ATV routes
After a review of practices in other counties regarding all-terrain vehicles, Douglas County’s Transportation and Infrastructure Committee decided against moving ahead with a moratorium.
January 6, 2017 - 8:31am
New year starts with swearing in county officers, DA
Douglas County Government has hit the ground running in 2017.
January 6, 2017 - 8:21am
New DA on the job
Before he was even sworn in Tuesday, Douglas County’s new district attorney, Mark Fruehauf, was on the job. Sunday, he stopped by the site...
January 6, 2017 - 8:06am
November 4, 2016
WisDOT garners support to improve safety on U.S. 53
A proposal for safety improvements could enhance safety on U.S. Highway 53 in Bennett.
November 4, 2016 - 3:42pm
October 20, 2016
Disrupted phone service restored
Landline telephone service disrupted around 10:51 a.m. Wednesday was restored late Wednesday night in the towns of Bennett, Solon Springs, Gordon and Wascott, according to a release from the Douglas County Communication Center.
October 20, 2016 - 7:48am
September 9, 2016
Lanterns to Heaven event honors organ donors
Life changed for the Grams family in the year since Aria Rose, 2, received a new heart.
September 9, 2016 - 7:58am
September 4, 2016
Man arrested in South Superior could face more charges
A 26-year-old woman and 10-year-old girl, sisters, reported they had been picked up and threatened by Anthony John Machones, 29, of Superior...
September 4, 2016 - 8:45am
September 2, 2016
New agreement requires a fair
Douglas County has a tentative agreement to continue working with the Head of the Lakes Management Group to manage the fairgrounds for the next...
September 2, 2016 - 7:58am
August 19, 2016
Investigation concludes 'radioactive' box no threat
Federal, state and local agencies have determined a box found near the mouth of the Poplar River marked “radioactive” was a false alarm....
August 19, 2016 - 9:58pm
August 17, 2016
Officials investigate container marked radioactive found near Poplar River
A person walking on the beach saw a container about the size of a deck of cards with what appeared to be radioactive markings on it and immediately...
August 17, 2016 - 2:48pm
August 10, 2016
Voters elect new DA, register of deeds
Former assistant district attorney Mark Fruehauf defeated 25-year incumbent, Dan Blank, with almost 59 percent of Tuesday’s vote.
August 10, 2016 - 8:09am