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Updated: Superior duplex fire displaces 2 families
Wisconsin is in short supply of psychiatrists
A milder Wisconsin winter? Not so fast
Resolve active warrants at Douglas County event
Season ends for Tiger CC team
Prep Playoffs - Oct. 22
Dodgers power past Brewers to return to World Series
Charlie Hennigan's family watching as Vikings' Adam Thielen closes in on 57-year-old NFL record
Solon Springs' Dickenson advances to state
What does it mean to be an American?
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Wisconsin needs affordable health care
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Todd Bol's legacy: Little Free Library concept evolves across Wisconsin, globe
Haunted Wisconsin forest puts heart into the haunt for Halloween
Library trick-or-treat features Willy Wonka
UWS residence halls welcome trick-or-treaters
Oulu thespians support summer school program
Superior, Duluth share spotlight in brewery book
Adam Thielen's cousin co-authors new book about his rise from small-town boy to NFL star
Awkward Duluth newscast banter lands on Jimmy Fallon
Harbormasters harmonies aid Habitat for Humanity
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
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October 9, 2018
Officers elected for workforce investment board
The Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board announced it recently elected officers. LeRoy Forslund of Superior will serve another term as chairman; Michael Bebeau of Ashland was elected to serve another term as vice chairman; and Richard Nystrom of Superior was elected to serve...
October 9, 2018 - 8:09am
October 5, 2018
Ashland woman charged with 45 felonies
Jill M. Kozitza of Ashland is facing 45 felony charges related to embezzling from her employer while working as a bookkeeper. Kozitza, 49, is charged with one count of theft in a business setting, 20 counts of forgery, five counts of fraud/rendering income tax return and 19 counts...
October 5, 2018 - 7:46am
August 17, 2018
Jury convicts 2 in murder of Lac du Flambeau man
A jury in Iron County found Joseph D. Lussier and Richard Francis Alexander Allen guilty of first-degree homicide with a dangerous weapon and hiding a corpse.
August 17, 2018 - 5:36pm
August 13, 2018
Some northern Wisconsin businesses feeling impacts of summer flooding
Visitors to Ashland can often be spotted on the water during the summer months, but this summer has been anything but normal for business owner Katie Gellatly.
August 13, 2018 - 8:35am
August 10, 2018
Charges filed in Ashland County homicide
Homicide charges were filed Wednesday against two men who are accused of killing an Odanah, Wis., man last fall.
August 10, 2018 - 10:05am
Drug-related costs prompt Ashland County to seek referendum to raise tax levy
One northern Wisconsin county plans to ask voters this August whether they would support raising property taxes to pay for services.
July 10, 2018 - 9:05am
July 3, 2018
Foundations offer grants for northern Wisconsin projects, programs
A regional nonprofit fund serving the Ashland, Bad River and Washburn areas announced grants totaling $8,000 for local projects. The Chequamegon Bay Area Community Fund awarded grants to the following nonprofit organizations and units of local government for their projects:
July 3, 2018 - 8:31am
June 22, 2018
Makers’ Faire celebrates northland ingenuity
White Winter Winery presents a Makers’ Faire celebrating the numerous artists, farmers and craftspersons in Ashland, Bayfield and Douglas counties.
June 22, 2018 - 9:17am
May 16, 2018
Federal sexual assault lawsuit against Ashland County dismissed
Women receive settlement in case where deceased jail officer was accused of sexual misconduct.
May 16, 2018 - 8:45am
April 20, 2018
State loans money to Maple, Ashland
The town of Maple is getting a helping hand from the sale of state lands.
April 20, 2018 - 9:46pm
February 28, 2018
Two arrested in Ashland homicide case
Two people have been arrested and are in custody as suspects in an apparent homicide in Ashland earlier this week.
February 28, 2018 - 3:22pm
February 27, 2018
Police investigate homicide in Ashland
Ashland Police on Monday said they are investigating an apparent homicide of a man found dead in his residence. “This appears to be an isolated incident,’’ police said.
February 27, 2018 - 12:51pm
Update: One killed in Ashland County crash
The Wisconsin State Patrol has identified Joseph H. Moustis as the 74-year-old Illinois man who was killed in a one vehicle crash Sunday evening in Ashland County.
November 27, 2017 - 4:32pm
November 17, 2017
Bad River Band wants federal inquiry into fatal shooting of teen by sheriff’s deputy
The band said in a statement Thursday, Nov. 16, that it wants the agency’s Civil Rights Division to conduct a “criminal civil rights and civil police misconduct investigation” into the Nov. 8 death of Jason Ike Pero.
November 17, 2017 - 9:02am
Bad River Band wants federal inquiry into fatal shooting of teen by sheriff's deputy
The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is asking the U.S. Department of Justice to open a civil rights investigation into the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old boy by an Ashland County Sheriff's Office deputy. The band said in a statement Thursday that it wants the agency's Civil...
November 17, 2017 - 7:00am