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Man arrested in Superior fentanyl bust sentenced to prison
Chicago man sentenced to federal prison of fentanyl sales in Twin Ports
Superior fire captain to lead emergency training
Douglas County divorces
Most bus drivers return to Superior
Reds tune up for Districts with win over Esko
Nygaard, Krezonoski win Park Point 5-miler
Wildflowers of Denali
Sports Echoes - July 20
SHS fall sports orientation meeting Tuesday
Thriving or barely surviving?
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Physicians assistants can improve rural health care access
Walk, climb, move!
The lost decade
Bong Center benefits from Block's donation program
Minnesota State Fair touts new food and beer building, restrooms, rides
Sitek Thank You
Teen activities make library fun
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
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July 10, 2018
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
October 25, 2017
Wisconsin DOJ investigates officer-involved shooting in Ashland
The involved officers have been placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of this investigation.
October 25, 2017 - 8:38am
October 20, 2017
Meetings focus on recovering lake trout
Two public meetings in northern Wisconsin to discuss next steps in aiding recovery of lake trout populations in Lake Superior runs 6-8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. These public meetings will cover regulation options developed by Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologists...
October 20, 2017 - 7:00am
September 18, 2017
Ashland High School gets two threats; two teens in custody
Two Ashland teenagers have been arrested and are expected to be charged with terroristic threats to a school after two apparently unrelated incidents Sunday and Monday where threats were made against Ashland High School.
September 18, 2017 - 3:39pm
September 15, 2017
Minnesota man sentenced to prison for Ashland meth distribution
A Minnesota man will spend 156 months in federal prison for distributing more than 500 grams of methamphetamine in northwest Wisconsin.
September 15, 2017 - 8:23am
September 14, 2017
Walker’s cabinet stops in Ashland for check-in on recovery from 2016 flood
The July 11 storm last year claimed several lives, washed out dozens of roads and caused millions of dollars in damage to eight counties and a reservation in northern Wisconsin.
September 14, 2017 - 1:12pm