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Tanker cars derail in Pokegama railyard
Officer shot in South St. Paul; suspect arrested
One month later, long recovery remains for flood-damaged northern Wisconsin
Fire damages two homes
Northern Minnesota city councilor found guilty of groping assault in bar
Reds tune up for Districts with win over Esko
Beer and wine will now be sold at Bulldog home hockey games
Huskies win fourth straight
12 Wisconsin counties are being fed Vikings games over Packers on TV. A U.S. Senator introduced legislation to change that
Walpole dominates mini-track meet opener
The lost decade
Hey leadership: Let Congress work
Democrats not good for Wisconsin
Youth wave making history in politics
History lesson needed
Minnesota State Fair touts new food and beer building, restrooms, rides
Sitek Thank You
Autobiography relates life of Duluth's Grant Merritt: Environmental pioneer helped lead charge to stop dumping mine waste in Lake Superior
Lake Superior Writers announces contest winners
Irish tenor performs benefit concert at Pilgrim Lutheran
School library offers community books
It's official: We're back with lots to do
Dennis & Betty Jo Edwards
Gary & Sandy Garlie
Walt & Grace Smestad
Richard & Linda Taber
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Noreen (nee Saari) Holder
March 14, 2018
Sean Duffy optimistic Trump tariffs will boost economy
Support contrasts with calls of caution, fear of trade war from fellow Wisconsin Republicans.
March 14, 2018 - 8:57am
March 12, 2018
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Uncertainty about trade under the Trump Administration continues with recent tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum,...
March 12, 2018 - 7:13am
February 20, 2018
Still time to get farm census in
Wisconsin prides itself as an agricultural leader. There is another agricultural title the state is chasing — the most returns of the Census of Agriculture. Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Secretary Sheila Harsdorf reminds farmers to return...
February 20, 2018 - 7:53am
Equity Livestock honored for 4-H support
The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation announced that Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Association, headquartered in Baraboo, Wisconsin, was honored as a major partner and contributor at the 2017 Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame Gala.
February 20, 2018 - 7:52am
February 13, 2018
Wisconsin farmers focus on local leadership
The Wisconsin Farmers Union 87th annual State Convention kicked off with a Groundswell Conference that encouraged attendees to step up as leaders in their communities and local government. Keynote speaker Sarah van Gelder urged the crowd of 100-plus family farmers and rural advocates...
February 13, 2018 - 7:59am
UWS offers free beekeeping workshop
For those interested in becoming a beekeeper, the University of Wisconsin-Superior will hold a free Beekeeping 101 workshop 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in Room 1013 of Swenson Hall, 1610 Weeks Ave.. Designed specifically for those with no experience in beekeeping, Dr. Edward Burkett,...
February 13, 2018 - 7:57am
Training focuses on youth care of livestock
Youth interested in becoming certified in the quality care of livestock are invited to participate in "Youth for the Quality Care of Animals" training at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22 in the Amnicon Town Hall. The session is sponsored by the Wisconsin Livestock Program of UW-Extension. An online...
February 13, 2018 - 7:55am
January 26, 2018
SHS grad earns national honor for book
Author Tracy Nelson Maurer, a Douglas County native, earned national recognition for her children's picture book, "John Deere, That's Who!" The...
January 26, 2018 - 8:42am
January 19, 2018
New fruit, vegetable regs go into effect
New food safety regulations take effect Jan. 26 for Wisconsin's biggest growers of fresh market fruit and vegetables, but regulators will focus on educating farmers during the first year of regulation. Enforcement will not begin in earnest until 2019.
January 19, 2018 - 9:54am
'Shepherd's Clinic' focuses on small ruminants
Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association Small Ruminant Clinic, formally the Indianhead Sheep Breeders Association "Shepherds Clinic" begins at 8:45 a.m. Feb. 3 at the Conference Center in the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, 1900 College Drive, Rice Lake, Wis. Registration...
January 19, 2018 - 9:48am
January 3, 2018
County adopts plan to preserve farmland
Two years after work began, Douglas County has a plan to preserve farmland.
January 3, 2018 - 8:14am
December 6, 2017
Hemp farming gets green light while St. Croix Chippewa moves forward with CBD oil production
However, it remains unclear whether the state would seek to prevent the tribe’s plans to process the plant to produce cannabidiol or CBD oil.
December 6, 2017 - 9:25am
November 27, 2017
ND could be one of the most affected states if US withdraws from NAFTA
FARGO — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce released a list of the states most likely to be negatively affected if the U.S. withdraws from the...
November 27, 2017 - 6:03am
November 22, 2017
Thanksgiving dinner at lowest price since 2010
Turkey, cranberry prices down while milk sees slight increase in price.
November 22, 2017 - 8:36am
November 10, 2017
Wisconsin Assembly approves restrictions on releasing body camera footage
Chamber also approves lead pipe replacement program, legalizing industrial hemp farming.
November 10, 2017 - 9:47am