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Washburn County warns of law enforcement impersonators
County honors former administrator
Voters decide constitutional amendments
Clinical trial roadblocks: Patients, families anguish over being denied participation in cutting-edge studies
Northern Minnesota siblings win $22.8 million lottery prize
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Superior, Douglas County winter trails close
Deer panel ups antlerless permits
Fight breaks out after Minn. high school game
St. Louis River muskies on the move
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Critter Harbor hosts dinner, raffle fundraiser
Wisconsin comedian comes to UWS
'Shadows' appears with other awesome poems
Excitement builds as progress continues on library project
Local playwright turns to fiction for first novel
UWS choirs perform in Duluth
Symphonic orchestra performs with winners
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October 31, 2017
Lakes forum explores CAFOs, shoreland zoning
More than 40 clean lake advocates were updated on the threat of concentrated animal-feeding operations to the surface waters of Bayfield County and how this impact could affect water quality and waterfront property values. The open discussion took place at the 2017 Bayfield County...
October 31, 2017 - 7:00am
October 19, 2017
Industrial hemp bill passes senate committee
Democrats voice concern about some elements of proposal.
October 19, 2017 - 9:52am
October 17, 2017
Farmland plan nears completion
Douglas County has a tentative plan for preserving farmland in the county.
October 17, 2017 - 9:23am
Bills seek to legalize hemp production
Wisconsin Republicans are trying to make the case that bringing back large-scale hemp production would be a winner for Wisconsin agriculture and rural parts of the state. Bills backed by Republicans have appeared in the Wisconsin Legislature and Congress. The state legislation, from...
October 17, 2017 - 7:00am
October 16, 2017
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Shrimp, wine and hemp. Minnesota farmers are more likely to grow commodity crops such as corn, soybeans and wheat, but some people aren't satisfied...
October 16, 2017 - 8:51pm
September 29, 2017
Saturday Superior: Barker's Island Farmers Market runs 9 a.m. to noon in the parking lot adjacent to the Superior Festival Park and SS Meteor. Duluth: St. Louis County Historical Society and Gary New Duluth Development Alliance present "Families in Flight: The Journey of Slovenian...
September 29, 2017 - 7:00am
September 26, 2017
Wednesday Superior: The Downtown Farmers Market runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot adjacent to World of Wheels Skate Center in the 1200 block of Banks Avenue. Superior: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI Douglas County) hosts a free peer support group 5:30-7 p.m....
September 26, 2017 - 7:00am
September 25, 2017
Portage County man charged with stealing $700K from potato growers, trucking companies
District Attorney says case could be largest potato-related theft in Wisconsin history.
September 25, 2017 - 9:51am
September 8, 2017
Saturday Superior: Barker's Island Farmers Market runs 9 a.m. to noon in the parking lot adjacent to the Superior Festival Park and SS Meteor. Cornucopia: The 13th annual Art Crawl with fine art and crafts runs 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Maps are available at several locations around town....
September 8, 2017 - 7:00am
August 29, 2017
Is any food in your fridge reaching antique status?
"My brother cleaned out his refrigerator after listening to you," my husband told me. "What do you mean?" I responded. My brother-in-law lives...
August 29, 2017 - 7:32am
August 22, 2017
Local governments could have less discretion when issuing some permits
Local governments would have less discretion to deny permits for things like frac sand mines under legislation being marketed as a "homeowner bill of rights." Matching bills introduced by state Sen. Tom Tiffany, R-Hazelhurst, and state Rep. Adam Jarchow, R-Balsam Lake, would change...
August 22, 2017 - 8:36am
August 11, 2017
Northern Wisconsin farmers band together to get local food to markets
Wisconsin was among the top five states in the United States that made the most food sales directly from farms in 2015, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's first ever local food survey.
August 11, 2017 - 9:03am
August 9, 2017
Scant oversight, corporate secrecy preceded weed killer crisis
NEW YORK - As the U.S. growing season entered its peak this summer, farmers began posting startling pictures on social media: fields of beans,...
August 9, 2017 - 7:24am
August 8, 2017
Wednesday Superior: The Downtown Farmers Market runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot adjacent to World of Wheels Skate Center in the 1200 block of Banks Avenue. Superior: The Bong Book Club holds its annual summer picnic at 1 p.m. at the home of Ann-Marie Carlson, 2932 E. Third...
August 8, 2017 - 8:00am
August 1, 2017
Wednesday Superior: The Downtown Farmers Market runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot adjacent to World of Wheels Skate Center in the 1200 block of Banks Avenue. Superior: The Superior Job Center hosts a workshop on interviews and negotiations at 1:30 p.m. at 1805 N. 14th St....
August 1, 2017 - 7:56am