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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
Jeanette Ann Heinbuch
Arlen Rue "Skip" Carlson
Paul August Jachim
October 4, 2016
Bull moose meanders through Lester Park
The Eckels family picnic with friends at Lester Park Sunday afternoon included a visit from a bull moose that gave a few snorts and, at one point,...
October 4, 2016 - 8:27am
September 30, 2016
NPS lifts closures on Oak, Sand islands
Portions of the Apostle Islands are open to the public again, the National Park Service announced this week. A new dock at East Bay on Sand Island is now open for public use, and Oak Island closures due to bear activity have been lifted.
September 30, 2016 - 7:00am
September 28, 2016
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer; Wisconsin drivers have 1 in 77 chance of hitting a deer
Minnesota drivers are slightly more likely to hit a deer on state roadways this year compared to last year, and Wisconsin drivers face about the same odds of a deer collision.
September 28, 2016 - 9:07am
September 27, 2016
Lawmakers, citizens, experts tackle wolf issues
The Great Lakes Wolf Summit was held last week in Cumberland with about 180 people attending. Sen. Thomas Tiffany, R-Hazelhurst, and Rep. Adam Jarchow, R-Balsam Lake, arranged the summit after concerned citizens shared their support for the need for state management of wolves.
September 27, 2016 - 7:00am
September 19, 2016
Tiny pieces of plastic found in many Great Lakes tributaried
Over the last two years, researchers using fine mesh nets collected more than 100 samples from 29 Great Lakes tributaries, including five rivers in Wisconsin: the Nemadji, Manitowoc, Fox, Sheboygan and Milwaukee Rivers.
September 19, 2016 - 8:55am
September 14, 2016
Do higher water temperatures mean fewer walleye in Wisconsin lakes?
Walleye numbers expected to drop, largemouth bass population likely to increase.
September 14, 2016 - 9:19am
September 9, 2016
Legislators hold wolf summit in Cumberland
Sen. Tom Tiffany, R-Hazelhurst, and Rep. Adam Jarchow, R-Balsam Lake, host the Great Lakes Wolf Summit in Cumberland. The summit brings together concerned citizens, policymakers and sportsmen from Minnesota, Michigan and Wisconsin to discuss wolf management. Among the speakers...
September 9, 2016 - 7:00am
Halvor Lines proud to sponsor Great Northern Classic Rodeo
Halvor Lines, the Superior -based trucking and logistics company, takes pride in its hometown and its employees, showing it last weekend as a...
September 9, 2016 - 7:00am
September 5, 2016
Gorillas draw closer and closer to extinction, conservation watchdog warns
Illegal hunting in Democratic Republic of Congo has wiped out 70 percent of Eastern gorillas in the past two decades and pushed the world's biggest primate close to extinction.
September 5, 2016 - 10:45am
August 23, 2016
Saddle up for the fair
Get a free sneak peek of this year's offerings today. Beginning Wednesday, gate admission will be $3 for children ages 6-12, $5 for youth ages...
August 23, 2016 - 7:58am
August 9, 2016
Wolves kill, injure hunting hounds in Douglas, Bayfield, Ashland counties
Wolves were responsible for the depredation of hunting hounds in Ashland, Bayfield and Douglas counties last week, according to a release from the Department of Natural Resources.
August 9, 2016 - 1:46pm
July 26, 2016
Wolves kill hunting dogs in Solon Springs, Drummond
Over the weekend, wolves killed four hunting dogs and injured two more in northern Wisconsin.
July 26, 2016 - 11:47am
July 20, 2016
Another alligator captured in Brainerd area
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday received a report of a possible alligator sighting in Hardy Lake in rural Pillager — about 14 miles...
July 20, 2016 - 8:58am
July 19, 2016
The gulls of ‘Bird Island’
Most everyone in the Twin Ports who has driven across the Blatnik High Bridge has probably wondered what's going on down there, just upstream....
July 19, 2016 - 6:50am
July 15, 2016
Central Wisconsin wolf attack renews call to action
Lawmaker says wolves need to be removed from endangered species list, wolf hunt restored.
July 15, 2016 - 8:53am