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Heavy snow possible in parts of Northland from Sunday into Monday
Lake Superior's 'frightful blow'
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
Teen girls wanted after man’s stabbing in northern Minnesota
Minnesota man survives crash but is fatally hit trying to cross interstate afterward
Weekend Local Scoreboard - April 28 & 29 (updated)
A look at the 11 players the Vikings selected in the 2017 draft
Vikings confident in RB Cook
Trade back still gets Packers player they wanted
Local sports briefs
Military support for diplomacy, development
Wimps on the barbie no more
Ammunition ban harms hunters
Testifying before joint finance
Area residents shine in Spooner
Luncheon focuses on unforgettable women
Library hosts annual book sale
City, county seek youth representatives
Iron River fair focuses on health, wellness
Jazz performance benefits music scholarship
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dies at 73
Family ties test the unconventional 'Guardians of the Galaxy'
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Lively, Chastain, Chelsea Clinton honored for philanthropic work
Elna Linnea Lund
Raymond Joseph Wille
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Arlen Rue "Skip" Carlson
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April 23, 2016
UWS closes investigation into April Fools' Day issue of student paper
The University of Wisconsin-Superior has closed an investigation into its student newspaper's April 1 edition that sparked criticism that it...
April 23, 2016 - 8:06pm
Student paper draws backlash
The publication of a profanity-laced April Fools’ Day edition of the University of Wisconsin-Superior student newspaper, filled with fabricated...
April 23, 2016 - 9:13am
April 22, 2016
SAGE sunsets, Achievement Gap Reduction enacted
Janna Stevens The Superior school district has participated in the Student Achievement Guarantee in Education — SAGE — since it was implemented in the 1996-’97 school year. The goal of the program was to improve student achievement through the implementation of four specific...
April 22, 2016 - 7:00am
April 15, 2016
Student turns negative referendum feedback into positive
Emily Kram email@example.com The Superior School Board was looking to the future Monday in its first meeting since voters passed a $92.5 million bond referendum. Board vice president Christina Kintop thanked voters and the volunteers who worked to support the school district...
April 15, 2016 - 7:00am
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