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County explores developing fairgrounds parking lot
Douglas County is testing the waters to develop the fairgrounds overflow parking lot west of Tower Avenue.
April 1, 2016 - 8:17am
Milroy appointed to forestry council
Rep. Nick Milroy, D-South Range, was appointed to the Wisconsin Council on Forestry. Created in 2002, the Council on Forestry brings together leaders to guide sustainable forestry initiatives in Wisconsin. Appointed by the governor, council members include elected officials, industry...
April 1, 2016 - 7:00am
April brings recognition to county government
Brock Flowers Douglas County administration Many people know that April showers bring May flowers, but what they may not know is that April is also National County Government month National County Government month, held each April, is an annual celebration of county government;...
April 1, 2016 - 7:00am
March 29, 2016
Three challenge Council incumbents
Voters head to the polls April 5 to weigh their options for City Council.
March 29, 2016 - 1:54pm
March 25, 2016
Youth sought for local government
Local government officials want to know what area youth think. Oftentimes, teens are able to see issues and opportunities adults miss. The Douglas County Board of Supervisors and Superior City Council value the reports they receive from high school youth representatives and are seeking...
March 25, 2016 - 7:00am
March 22, 2016
Committee approves plan for wetlands
Douglas County has a tentative plan for managing wetlands in the Lake Superior watershed.
March 22, 2016 - 9:41am
March 18, 2016
‘March Madness’ explains county government
Brock Flowers Douglas County administration Many people associate "March Madness" with NCAA basketball but it also can be used to describe the Douglas County event calendar. March has been a busy and productive month in County Government. Week after week, and meeting after meeting,...
March 18, 2016 - 7:00am
March 11, 2016
County Board considers appointing next veterans service officer
Douglas County administration has selected its next veterans service officer. And next week, the Douglas County Board considers making that appointment official. Brian Erickson of the town of Superior is Douglas County Administrator Andy Lisak’s nominee for post responsible for...
March 11, 2016 - 7:00am
March 10, 2016
Poll finds most oppose new copper mine near Boundary Waters
The poll found that 67 percent of Minnesotans questioned oppose "sulfide mines on the edge of the Boundary Waters Wilderness" while only 16 percent support it.
March 10, 2016 - 8:32am
March 6, 2016
Former First Lady Nancy Reagan dies at 94
A family spokesperson told CBS that Reagan died Sunday in her Los Angeles home of congestive heart failure.
March 6, 2016 - 11:17am
March 4, 2016
Bills signed by Gov. Scott Walker Monday
Governor Scott Walker signed 46 bills into law Feb. 29 at the Wisconsin State Capitol.
March 4, 2016 - 7:00am
March 2, 2016
Trump, Clinton capture key wins on U.S. Super Tuesday
*Democrats: Clinton wins 7 states, Sanders 4; Republicans: Trump captures 7 states, Cruz 3, Rubio 1.
March 2, 2016 - 9:00am
February 29, 2016
Minnesota uninsured rate drops nearly in half
The rate of Minnesotans without health insurance has now reached an all-time low at 4.3 percent.
February 29, 2016 - 4:47pm
February 27, 2016
Chelsea Clinton campaigning for her mother Monday in Duluth
Chelsea Clinton will appear at two events in Duluth on Monday to campaign for her mother, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
February 27, 2016 - 9:39pm
February 26, 2016
County website offers options to break cabin fever
With recent warm temperatures, many are getting antsy for spring in the Northland. Winter sports are wrapping up and we would like to congratulate all of our community athletes and students on their hard working efforts this season. At Douglas County, we know Superior and northern...
February 26, 2016 - 8:41am