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‘A show of support’: Friends gather to let Superior family facing tremendous loss know they’re not alone
North Shore ski trail will allow fat-biking on trial basis
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
Huge Black Hills wildfire 53 percent contained
Trial looms in Duluth barroom dispute murder trial
Spartan girls down the Dockers, fall to Proctor
Spartan skaters win fifth straight
Packers officially activate QB Rodgers
Kolpack: In FCS football recruiting, geography is NDSU's friend, not foe
Preview: Packers at Panthers
Climate change concerns need solutions
National anthem brings teams together
Turkeys in the White House
Trickle down delivers for billionaires
Trickle down policies hurt seniors, low-income people
History theater hosts musical fundraiser
Discover lost railroad communities
Bong Center collects donations for veterans
Symphonic Band performs in Thorpe Langley
Nominations sought for book awards
LSC student artists to host 18th annual throw-a-thon
Don't miss gospel hour with Superior Singers
Ava Marie Erickson and Lauren Elizabeth Erickson
Vernon and Faye Jondreau
William G. Lehman
Robert "Bob" Kenneth Stein
Elizabeth Claire (Pelzer) Schmidt
Diane C. Hietala
January 28, 2015
Man hurt in car-bus crash in fair condition
The man injured on Tuesday when his vehicle rear-ended a school bus near Ashland was listed in fair condition Wednesday at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center.
January 28, 2015 - 9:22pm
November 7, 2014
Duffy hosts town hall meetings in Northern Wisconsin
Duffy will be at the Solon Springs Community Center 10:30-11:30 a.m. in Douglas County
November 7, 2014 - 9:24pm
April 9, 2014
Legislator demands broadband for far Northern Wisconsin
State Rep. Janet Bewley, D-Ashland, says it’s time for the state to step up with high-speed broadband service or her area won’t be able to keep up with the rest of the state.
April 9, 2014 - 9:04am
March 11, 2014
Gogebic Taconite to meet with citizens in Iron, Ashland counties
Gogebic Taconite representatives will be traveling throughout Iron and Ashland Counties Wednesday to speak one-on-one with citizens and address questions about the proposed iron ore mine.
March 11, 2014 - 9:10am
February 10, 2014
Delegates focus lobbying agenda
Superior Days delegates are heading to Madison next week with a more focused agenda than in years past. “We’ve cut down the number of issues,” said Linda Bruce, community educator with UW-Extension of Douglas who coordinates the annual lobbying effort. Instead of 32 issues...
February 10, 2014 - 4:48pm
Gogebic Taconite holds meetings with concerned citizens
On Tuesday, Gogebic Taconite representatives will be traveling throughout Iron and Ashland Counties to speak one-on-one with citizens and address questions about the proposed iron ore mine.
February 10, 2014 - 9:40am
January 28, 2014
Sheriffs ready to ticket or arrest trespassers in mining zone
As at least one drill rig is being set up in the proposed iron ore mine area of the Penokee Hills, sheriffs say they’ll respond to any trespassing complaints in the off-limits zone.
January 28, 2014 - 9:16am
January 3, 2014
G-Tac submits exploration license application to DNR
The Department of Natural Resources has received an exploration license application from Gogebic Taconite LLC, for activities related to the Penokee/Gogebic deposit in Ashland and Iron counties, according to a news release issued Friday by the DNR. The company is proposing to drill...
January 3, 2014 - 12:10pm
December 24, 2013
Nov. 15 Maxim James Chvatik, 25, Ashland, obstructing an officer, guilty plea, three days jail, $266 fine and court costs. Robert Nicholas Britton, 51, 1018 Grand Ave., domestic abuse battery amended to domestic abuse disorderly conduct, guilty plea, two days jail, $343 court costs...
December 24, 2013 - 8:06am
December 21, 2013
Ashland police: Teen homicide suspect also shot at officers
By Tom Olsen Duluth News Tribune ASHLAND – A 14-year-old boy turned on the couple who were raising him, fatally shooting a
December 21, 2013 - 12:22pm
December 11, 2013
DNR completes review of GTAC bulk sampling plan
The Department of Natural Resources has completed its review of Gogebic Taconite's revised Bulk Sampling Plan related to the company's potential mining project in northern Wisconsin and has identified all DNR approvals that will be required before bulk sampling may begin, according...
December 11, 2013 - 3:09pm
Democrat Kelly Westlund launches campaign against Sean Duffy
Ashland city councilwoman and small business owner Kelly Westlund has announced her candidacy against U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Weston. Speaking before a packed room at the Wausau Labor Temple, Kelly Westlund took a hard line against Duffy.
December 11, 2013 - 9:06am
November 21, 2013
Federal investigators visit Ashland head shop
Officers working under the umbrella of the federal Drug Enforcement Administration were at a head shop in Ashland on Wednesday. The J.C. Moon store has been under fire in the past year as officials crack down on the sale of synthetic drugs. J.C. Moon told customers through its Facebook...
November 21, 2013 - 9:15am
November 15, 2013
For a former Superior teacher and principal turned actor, it's been a busy year -- seven movies, television and the release of his first novel. "It's...
November 15, 2013 - 7:00am
November 1, 2013
Mining could fracture Superior Days
What is considered the "gold standard" of citizen lobbying efforts may be fractured by the debate over an iron ore mine in the Penokee Range. Last February, 20 elected officials from Ashland and Bayfield counties united to oppose having the mining issue on the Superior Days agenda....
November 1, 2013 - 12:00am