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$1 million Powerball ticket sold in Carlton
UW health chief flight physician: single-engine helicopters 'have no place' in EMS
Epic wins in Supreme Court decision seen as blow to worker rights
Women's group calls for Flynn to withdraw from governor's race
County seeks to manage wetlands
Tigers advance to sectionals in 17 events
Prep Playoffs - May 22
Plunkett wins 400 regional crown
Eagles, Evergreens split
Spartans go 2-1 in Hibbing Wood Bat Tournament
AARP urges push for 10-year extension of SeniorCare
Strengthened diplomacy is path toward peace
FACT offers meaningful experience
Debt imperils our republic
Instability worth supporting
Memorial Day ceremonies
Remembering the fallen, allies on Memorial Day
Minn. brothers share rare distinction of earning every Boy Scout badge
Happy Golden Birthday Allen
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
SHS performs 'The Sound of Music'
Performance rescheduled after refinery fire
Library closes for construction
Concert features Superior Voices
Walt & Grace Smestad
Richard & Linda Taber
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Delores H. Hanson
Maxine P. Bong
Mary Frances Robek
Sylvia Ann Patterson
science and nature
May 3, 2018
UW study finds CWD prions at mineral lick sites
Sites may be CWD 'hot spots' for deer.
May 3, 2018 - 12:51pm
May 2, 2018
Illness from ticks and mosquitoes grows
CDC: Diseases from pests tripled between 2004 and 2016.
May 2, 2018 - 9:09am
May 1, 2018
Night sky features Venus, Jupiter, face off
All during May, Venus and Jupiter dominate the early evening from opposite sides of the sky. Earth laps Jupiter in the orbital race on the night of the 8th-9th, an event called opposition because it puts Jupiter opposite the sun in the sky. At that time, Jupiter rises around sunset...
May 1, 2018 - 7:43am
April 30, 2018
Questions mount over Superior refinery's use of hydrogen flouride
The hazardous chemical could have posed devastating health impacts for the port community of 27,000. However, Superior Fire Chief Steve Panger said the tank with hydrogen fluoride had special water systems around it that were immediately activated when the explosion occurred.
April 30, 2018 - 2:08pm
April 27, 2018
Tree planting for 'one of our own'
The first of 18 oak trees was planted in the park along Oakes Avenue in Superior on Wednesday in honor of Mike Grigoni, who died on the job at...
April 27, 2018 - 8:35am
Explore Twin Ports biodiversity with phone app
Share the region's natural beauty via cell phone during the 2018 Twin Ports City Nature Challenge. Participants are asked to submit pictures...
April 27, 2018 - 8:29am
April 20, 2018
Tribal forests more diverse, sustainable than surrounding forests
New research shows nearby national, state forests have less plant diversity.
April 20, 2018 - 8:54am
Earth Day origins came from Wisconsin
Nearly half a century after the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, some one billion people in more than 192 countries participate in the annual global day of service for our planet. Although Polk County-native Gaylord Nelson maintained that the initial day of education, tree planting...
April 20, 2018 - 7:51am
Minnesota congressman's effort de-list wolves stuck in Congress
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson says he has the votes on the House floor to pass a bill removing federal protection for gray wolves across the Great...
April 20, 2018 - 7:09am
April 19, 2018
Wildlife center declares 'bird emergency' because of heavy weekend snow
Raptor Education Group Inc. says migrating birds in northern and central Wisconsin are in trouble.
April 19, 2018 - 9:13am
April 18, 2018
DNR officers at front lines of Minn. wolf depredation complaints
When Jeremy Woinarowicz joined the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources as a conservation officer in 2004, most of the wolf depredation...
April 18, 2018 - 7:19am
April 17, 2018
Senate bill would exempt ships from Clean Water Act
The provision, if it remains in the so-called Coast Guard Authorization Act, could thwart years of efforts to get ship owners to treat their...
April 17, 2018 - 9:50am
April 16, 2018
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
RURAL LAKE BRONSON, Minn.—To Randy Coffield, raising cattle is not just a business. It's his life. "I came in as a greenhorn, and I've...
April 16, 2018 - 7:55am
April 10, 2018
A Minneapolis mystery: How did a mummified monkey end up in the rafters of a 116-year-old department store?
MINNEAPOLIS - Here’s a mystery you likely thought you’d never hear: how did a mummified monkey end up in the ceiling of a 116-year-old downtown...
April 10, 2018 - 9:08pm
Hospice help on four legs: Demand for pet therapy is high, St. Luke's coordinator says
Not long ago, St. Luke's could call on 15 dogs for hospice therapy, said Kelly Zapp, hospice volunteer coordinator for St. Luke's. One of the...
April 10, 2018 - 11:52am