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‘Ball slasher’ accused of breaking into Superior High School
Road, rail advocates assess Trump transportation budget
Douglas County man faces attempted homicide charges for domestic incident
Minnesota man, 38, accused of fatally stabbing parents with screwdriver
A wet walk in the woods: Brule paddlers make barefoot trek to safety after capsizing
Spartans win playoff opener
Spartans win LSC baseball title
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White sets two records at LSC championships
Communication key to combatting HIV, STDs
Gloves come off for gardening
ALICE training great idea
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Superior Singers take you to the movies in song
Children's choir returns to Central Assembly of God
In the service
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Fans gather for birthday celebration at Dylan’s childhood home in Duluth
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'Dancing With the Stars' awards its 24th mirrorball trophy
Roger Moore, James Bond star, dies at 89
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January 6, 2017
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
August 5, 2016
School board OKs project bids
The Superior School Board approved two more projects Monday, accepting bids for pavement work at Four Corners and Lake Superior elementary schools and for a new softball field and tennis courts at Superior High School.
August 5, 2016 - 10:53am
Charges withdrawn after officer agrees to resign
According to Superior Police Chief Nicholas Alexander, Master Officer Lynn Ristau has entered into a settlement that will result in her resignation at the end of the year.
August 5, 2016 - 7:25am
City, county plan next year’s projects
Superior’s City Council approved its 2017 capital improvement program and gave preliminary approval for the following four years in the five-year...
August 5, 2016 - 7:19am
August 2, 2016
Blank vs. Fruehauf for DA
It’s been a quarter of a century since Douglas County has had a contested district attorney election.
August 2, 2016 - 9:46am
Center celebrates 50 years
In July 1966, Superior Vocation Center was incorporated and opened shop at 1106 Tower Avenue.
August 2, 2016 - 8:09am