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20 measles cases prompt warning from Minnesota officials
Wisconsin sees record home sales in first quarter of 2017
Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules arrested for leaving scene of deadly crash, TMZ reports
Superior ranks high for business-friendly
Open house focuses on watershed stewardship
Drummond doubles up Solon Springs
Brewers’ Thames looks to keep pounding Reds
Peterson agrees to terms with Saints, who open at Minnesota
UWS ROUND-UP: Yellowjacket softball team still in playoff hunt
Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Area residents shine in Spooner
National parks need maintenance
Taking a stand for the environment
Exposition district lobbying under way
We need to safeguard 'public' office
SS Meteor adds new exhibits
UWS bands show versatility in Thursday night performance
Conversations of the spooky kind
Douglas County marriage license applications
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Lively, Chastain, Chelsea Clinton honored for philanthropic work
‘Happy Days’ star Erin Moran dies at 56
Bill Nye on new Netflix show's subject matter: 'Science is political'
Julia Roberts named People's 'most beautiful' for record fifth time
Richard W. "Rick" Carlson
Joyce E. Hudacek
Orville Luther Grube
David F. Fulda Sr.
Ronald V. Belanger
April 21, 2017
Students throw to aid hungry neighbors
About 120 households per month receive food from Rural Care & Share, although that can jump to 150 at certain times of the year.
April 21, 2017 - 8:34am
South Shore seeks nominees for wall of fame
These individuals are recognized by the community at large and have been nominated for induction and authorized to receive this honor by the Wall of Fame Committee.
April 21, 2017 - 8:33am
April 17, 2017
Blaze destroys Pine Cone Ole's in Herbster
The building was a total loss and the cause of the blaze hasn’t been determined, according to the sheriff’s office.
April 17, 2017 - 1:13pm
March 3, 2017
Iron River library plans expansion
Plans for a 2,100-square-foot addition of the Evelyn Goldberg Briggs Memorial Library in Iron River are moving ahead with the generosity of a...
March 3, 2017 - 8:16am
February 28, 2017
Counties push state for higher payments on county forestlands
Northern Wisconsin leaders asked the state once again to increase payments for county forestlands at Superior Days in Madison. Counties say their towns aren't getting enough back to support emergency services and road maintenance.
February 28, 2017 - 7:00am
February 21, 2017
Delegates lobby for the North
More than 150 delegates are fanning out across the Capitol today to lobby for issues that matter to the Northland.
February 21, 2017 - 11:04am
February 20, 2017
Law enforcement investigating emergency communication needs statewide
Bayfield County is building a tower to improve emergency communications, meanwhile, law enforcement enforcement are investigating what may be done to improve emergency communications across the state.
February 20, 2017 - 8:43am
February 17, 2017
Economic development leaders support Walker’s move to keep WEDC’s loan program
Wisconsin's public-private job creation and business growth agency would be able to issue loans once again under Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget.
February 17, 2017 - 11:10pm
Bayfield County man charged with drug, gun crimes
Timothy W. Vaillancourt, 36, Mason, Wis., is charged with possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute and possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime. The federal indictment charges he possessed methamphetamine and a firearm on Oct. 23. If convicted,...
February 17, 2017 - 7:00am
February 13, 2017
Madeline Island Ferry will keep running all winter
For only the fourth time in 160 years, and the third time in the past six years, the Madeline Island Ferry Line will keep hauling people and...
February 13, 2017 - 2:03pm
February 6, 2017
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore waiting for word on hiring workers
Bob Krumenaker, superintendent of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, said he's optimistic they'll be able to bring back the 25 to 40 seasonal workers they typically hire each summer.
February 6, 2017 - 9:08am
February 2, 2017
Great Lakes mostly open water this winter
Right now, roughly 10 percent of the combined surface of the Great Lakes is covered in ice, according to George Leshkevich, research physical scientist for the Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
February 2, 2017 - 9:17am
January 20, 2017
Sea caves opening is looking ‘less likely’
“For all those hoping for ice caves, we wish we had better news. It’s still possible, but looking less likely,” Julie Van Stappen announced...
January 20, 2017 - 3:16pm
December 28, 2016
Iron River Lions plan children's playground
The Iron River Lions Club has for many years recognized that our town does not have a playground for its children to enjoy.
December 28, 2016 - 8:58am
December 6, 2016
Northern Wisconsin gearing up for winter with an eye toward tourism dollars
Tourism officials, resort owners and businesses are waiting for northern Wisconsin to transform into a winter wonderland. They’re hoping colder temperatures will soon mean more revenues up north.
December 6, 2016 - 9:45am