Skip to main content
Freezing rain advisory issued for parts of the Northland
Chippewa County clinic closed after DEA warrant executed
Sea caves opening is looking ‘less likely’
Northern Minn. man charged in random fatal stabbing saying Jesus told him to do it
Update: Iron River man sought on drunken driving charge
SHS wrestlers come up short at Cumberland
Evergreens soar past the Eagles
Solon Springs boys gets back at Ironwood
UWS ROUNDUP: Four Yellowjackets pick up weekly honors
Iowa, Green Bay notch Tuesday night victories
Call Duffy on ACA repeal
Donald Trump's fake news conference
Lies roust relationship building
State's state not found in Madison speech
Vet begins 39th year
St. Luke's offers dose of laughter
Ice is nice
Scholarships available for high school seniors
Developing the negatives
Miguel Ferrer, 'NCIS: Los Angeles' actor, dies at 61
Andrew Garfield embracing the Oscar hype around ‘Hacksaw Ridge’
Stella Parton pays tribute in UK to big sister Dolly
Paul McCartney sues Sony/ATV for Beatles music rights
‘Will & Grace’ comedy series returning to TV
Karen J. Rivero
Dawn Michelle Handorf
Caroleen "Keg" Johnson
LeRoy Van Guilder
Kathy J. Peterson
April 13, 2016
UMD students to pitch invention to Air Force
When military members rappel out of a helicopter, the gloves they wear can allow burns on their hands from the friction, and are thick and c...
April 13, 2016 - 1:02pm
April 12, 2016
A dose of reality
Even after buying the bare minimum of groceries, off-brand clothing and opting for a used car, Noah Korpi had $41.60 left for household and hygiene...
April 12, 2016 - 8:00am
April 5, 2016
CSS creates full-tuition scholarship in memory of nun
The College of St. Scholastica created a new full-tuition competitive scholarship to honor the memory of Sister Mary Rochefort, a beloved member of the St. Scholastica community. The Sister Mary Rochefort Community Builder Scholarship is for in-coming first-year traditional undergraduate...
April 5, 2016 - 7:00am
March 29, 2016
Boxing up memories
A copper time capsule was bricked in the school’s wall that year, when VHS tapes and floppy discs represented the latest technology. This spring,...
March 29, 2016 - 11:54am
March 18, 2016
School finances explain need for referendum
Janna Stevens Revenue generated by the referendum will be used to replace Cooper, remodel Superior High School, secure entrances at all school buildings, new roofs at Great Lakes and Bryant, and an updated softball field. The cost to homeowners is $5.08 per month if you own a home...
March 18, 2016 - 7:00am
March 16, 2016
Adding a touch of genius
When students pulled out the glue gun, cardboard, dowels and plastic buckets Friday afternoon, it was time for genius. Genius hour, that is....
March 16, 2016 - 7:38am
March 14, 2016
Maestro performs encore
Joaquin Achucarro has performed in 61 countries and played with more than 200 orchestras.
March 14, 2016 - 12:59pm
March 11, 2016
Enhanced security needed at our schools
Janna Stevens The primary responsibility of every school district is to ensure a safe and secure environment for students, staff and visitors. The key to realizing this vision is to take measures to ensure the building structure and surrounding grounds reduce the possibility of...
March 11, 2016 - 7:00am
March 8, 2016
Officers, students prepare for war
This year’s March 17 event will revive the co-ed relay race and pit two branches of law enforcement against one another. Members of the Superior...
March 8, 2016 - 8:09am
March 4, 2016
Aging roofs at Great Lakes, Bryant need replacing
Janna Stevens Bryant and Great Lakes elementary schools opened in 1995. We call them “sister schools” because the layout is identical. While nearly all the commonalities between the two buildings are to be celebrated, one of them is not. With both buildings older than 20 years,...
March 4, 2016 - 8:32am
February 26, 2016
Referendum update: Why does the Superior High School circle
Janna Stevens Superior School District administrator The School District of Superior has completed many maintenance procedures at Superior High School to extend its use. The current issues driving replacement of the circle are far greater than failing masonry systems. If the issue...
February 26, 2016 - 7:00am
February 19, 2016
Orb365 mixes art, science
Get ready for ice, ice baby.
February 19, 2016 - 7:35am
Issues at Cooper Elementary are many
Janna Stevens District administrator, School District of Superior Cooper Elementary School opened in 1970. Now 45 years old, it has numerous deficiencies that need to be addressed. If there were only one or two building issues, it would be cost effective to correct them but that...
February 19, 2016 - 7:00am
February 16, 2016
Memories light futures
Four new scholarships will be available to the Superior High School class of 2016 through the School District of Superior Scholarship Foundation...
February 16, 2016 - 9:48am
Solon Springs joins national walk-in
Residents of the small northern Wisconsin town — population 600 — are standing alongside some of the nation’s largest cities this week to draw attention to challenges facing public schools.
February 16, 2016 - 8:10am