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‘I didn’t want to shoot her in the head...just…scare her,’ ex-husband testifies
Court orders two Northland residents to pay $1 million for pollution violations
'Top Gun 2' is happening, Tom Cruise confirms
Walker’s cabinet meets with Barron County officials on storm recovery
Despite past disagreements, Pope Francis and Trump exchange gestures of peace
Spartans win playoff opener
Spartans win LSC baseball title
Six Spartans advance in track
Twins' Santana shuts out Orioles
White sets two records at LSC championships
Summary of my life's lucky path
Help families of fallen public safety workers
Trump's Russia claim false
Schmidt seeks council appointment
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Wisconsin offers free outdoor fun
Hikers explore North Country Trail during annual event
'The Voice' sings praises for season 12 winner
'Dancing With the Stars' awards its 24th mirrorball trophy
Roger Moore, James Bond star, dies at 89
David Letterman to be awarded Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
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September 27, 2016
Trump-Clinton debate seen by record 84 million U.S. TV viewers
The audience beat the 80.6 million record set by the Jimmy Carter-Ronald Reagan TV presidential debate in 1980 but fell short of the 100 million viewers some analysts had predicted for the event.
September 27, 2016 - 7:11pm
August 9, 2016
U.S. recovers data recorder from sunken cargo ship El Faro
Investigators still have a long road ahead in uncovering the reason for the sinking.
August 9, 2016 - 1:51pm
St. Louis County ready for hiring spree
St. Louis County is going on a hiring spree in the coming months to fill short-staffed departments, where employee workloads have doubled in some cases and "near constant turnover'' leaves approved positions unfilled.
August 9, 2016 - 9:34am
August 5, 2016
Enjoy our parks while the sun shines
Brock Flowers Douglas County administration Sunshine has been plentiful in the Northland this week and we hope Douglas County citizens have been able to get out and get active in our community. We love to see our parks and natural resources being utilized to their fullest potential....
August 5, 2016 - 7:00am
August 1, 2016
Federal judge strikes down parts of Wisconsin voter laws
Judge also struck down as unconstitutional limits on in-person absentee voting, residency requirements and a ban on using expired student identification.
August 1, 2016 - 2:33pm
July 29, 2016
Accepting White House nomination, Clinton offers 'clear-eyed' vision
U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton cast herself as the steady leader at a "moment of reckoning" for America, contrasting her character...
July 29, 2016 - 9:19am
The year is flying by but the work continues
Brock Flowers Douglas County Administration The year is flying by. Can you believe it’s almost August? Douglas County continues to have a productive year and we look forward to serving our citizens and travelers in the future. Douglas County residents are our top priority, ensuring...
July 29, 2016 - 7:00am
July 27, 2016
Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
Hillary Clinton secured the Democratic Party's White House nomination, coming back from a stinging defeat in her first presidential run in 2008...
July 27, 2016 - 9:02am
July 26, 2016
Forum offers glimpse of Democratic candidates
All contested races — county treasurer, register of deeds and district attorney — will be decided during the Aug. 9 primary because all the candidates are running as Democrats.
July 26, 2016 - 8:12am
July 22, 2016
Trump accepts Republican nomination, vows to put ‘America first’
Donald Trump accused Democratic rival Hillary Clinton of a legacy of "death, destruction, terrorism and weakness" as U.S. secretary of state...
July 22, 2016 - 9:33am
Council honors ‘exemplary’ service
The calls poured into the Douglas County Communications Center, one after another.
July 22, 2016 - 7:12am
July 13, 2016
Photo ID’s required at the polls
Once again, Douglas County Clerk Susan Sandvick urges voters to plan now to make sure they can cast a ballot Aug. 9.
July 13, 2016 - 6:04am
July 8, 2016
Stocks rally as U.S. jobs data surpasses expectations
NEW YORK — Stocks jumped on Friday and U.S. Treasury yields edged up from this week's record lows after data showed that U.S. job growth accelerated rapidly in June, surpassing even the most optimistic of forecasts.
July 8, 2016 - 10:06am
July 7, 2016
Minnesota voters pick canoe scene for license plate
The new license plate will be available from Minnesota Driver and Vehicle Services this fall as part of the ongoing celebration of the 125th...
July 7, 2016 - 8:25am
June 28, 2016
New Minnesota license plate option up for vote
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced the finalists Monday for the new state parks and trails license plate.
June 28, 2016 - 8:41am