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Tribal forests more diverse, sustainable than surrounding forests
Economist vies for 7th Congressional District
Four new supervisors join Douglas County Board
Board approves furniture for building projects
Earth Day origins came from Wisconsin
Superior downs Ashland
Superior soccer falls to Chippewa Falls
Spartan tennis gets chopped by Lumberjacks
Volunteers wanted for Amnicon Falls Park work day
Woodland owners gather in Hayward
Crime-Fraud exception in Michael Cohen case
Disappointing failure on rural economic development money
Help the world by resolving conflicts
Writer skewed the stats
The crisis of our democracy
Jaques Happy Birthday
Choirs perform in Virginia, Superior
Jaques Happy Birthday
Symphonic band concert takes place at UWS
Minnesota's Bachelorette starts man parade May 28
UWS hosts duo in recital
Wisconsin-based TV available on Roku
Oulu players put community in theater
Richard & Linda Taber
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Barbara Ann Moore
Jeanne Ann McKenzie
Wesley W. Willoughby
Wesley William Keene, Jr.
Frank S. Stepan
July 11, 2017
Wisconsin communities rebuild after flood
A week after the flooding, the damage estimate in Northwestern Wisconsin topped $30 million and an estimated 350 homes were affected.
July 11, 2017 - 8:47am
June 23, 2017
St. Luke's breaks ground on new clinic in Ashland
St. Luke's celebrated the start of construction on its new Chequamegon Clinic building with a groundbreaking ceremony Monday. Many community...
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
May 5, 2017
Fourth woman alleges misconduct in Ashland County Jail
The woman identified as M.J.P. is alleging a now deceased corrections officer sexually assaulted her while she was held in the county jail last year.
May 5, 2017 - 11:07am
April 28, 2017
Park Point plover plight perplexing for Great Lakes region
DULUTH, Minn. --The federal government, state wildlife managers, university researchers and nonprofit conservation groups have been trying to...
April 28, 2017 - 8:00am
March 22, 2017
In federal lawsuit, woman alleges Ashland County jail officer sexually assaulted her
The woman claims a corrections officer sexually harassed and assaulted her last year while she was an inmate at the Ashland County Jail.
March 22, 2017 - 9:30am
January 10, 2017
Agreement reached for cleanup of Ashland Superfund site
Northern States Power will design, construct and implement the cleanup of contaminated sediments in Chequamegon Bay at an approximate cost of $42 million. The cleanup is expected to take up to two years.
January 10, 2017 - 1:28pm
October 11, 2016
Trump-themed float sparks controversy in Ashland
Float in homecoming parade draws criticism; school superintendent apologizes.
October 11, 2016 - 9:36am
September 29, 2016
Rain keeping some loggers out of the woods
Henry Schienebeck, Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association executive director, said heavy rains have been cutting into loggers' incomes.
September 29, 2016 - 3:38pm
September 14, 2016
‘Spectacularly intact’: Two masts, rigging intact on 119-year-old shipwreck near Apostle Islands
The aged Antelope may have been one of the most venerable vessels on the Great Lakes, but it was living up to its fleet-footed namesake on that...
September 14, 2016 - 9:08am
September 9, 2016
Superior Days planning begins
With the next Superior Days less than six months away, initial planning begins this month. A kick-off meeting begins at 6 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Douglas County Government Center, Room 270. Past delegates and those interested in learning more about Superior Days are encouraged to attend....
September 9, 2016 - 7:00am
August 11, 2016
FEMA declares July flooding damage a disaster, makes funds available
Gov. Scott Walker Tuesday announced a Federal Emergency Management Agency major disaster declaration for northern Wisconsin counties impacted by flooding in July. The president made the declaration Tuesday, and ordered federal aid to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts....
August 11, 2016 - 4:45pm
August 9, 2016
Cleanup awards help Ashland's waterfront
Several properties in the northern community of Ashland are poised for redevelopment with the help of cleanup awards from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The awards are a mix of grants and contractor services totaling nearly $450,000 to help clean up contaminated properties...
August 9, 2016 - 7:00am
Foundation establishes emergency fund for Ashland, Bayfield nonprofits
The Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation created the 2016 Natural Disaster Immediate Response Fund to support area nonprofits with grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 in response to recent flooding and wind damage in Ashland and Bayfield counties. The funds are designed to help...
August 9, 2016 - 7:00am
March 16, 2015
Rash of robberies hit region
Police departments in Superior and Ashland are investigating armed robberies that took place this week.
March 16, 2015 - 8:25am
March 12, 2015
Police investigate armed robbery at Super 8 Motel
Superior police are investigating an early Wednesday morning armed robbery at the Super 8 Motel, 4901 E. Second St.
March 12, 2015 - 8:14am