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April 13, 2017
State health rankings place Douglas at 52 out of 72
This year the rankings took a closer look at premature deaths — or deaths that occur among people under age 75.
April 13, 2017 - 2:45pm
April 6, 2017
Updated: Gordon dog rescue attempt unsuccessful
Volunteer firefighters in the town of Gordon were called to Sims Lake on Thursday morning after a dog fell through the ice near the boat landing.
April 6, 2017 - 1:57pm
April 4, 2017
Missing teen sought in Douglas County
Erica Danielle Woodhull did not board the bus after school March 29 and has not been heard from since.
April 4, 2017 - 12:41pm
March 7, 2017
Douglas County Circuit Court Jan. 25 Shane Henry Lindenfelser, 39, Gordon, sixth offense operating while intoxicated, no contest plea, three years of probation, one year jail, Huber work release, $2,273 fine, DNA sample, 36-month driver’s license revocation, alcohol assessment,...
March 7, 2017 - 8:14am
March 3, 2017
In small Wisconsin towns, paved roads return to gravel
"We won’t have any blacktop roads in the Town of Lakeside in a couple years," said Town Chairman Tom Johnson.
March 3, 2017 - 8:07am
March 2, 2017
Heroin seizures in Douglas County at record high in 2016
Law enforcement agencies in Superior and Douglas County seized the most heroin they've ever seen last year.
March 2, 2017 - 10:08am
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