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May 13, 2017
19 interesting plants you might want to try in your garden this year
Have you ever noticed that people who enjoy their yards and gardens like talking about plants nearly as much as they enjoy growing them? Striking...
May 13, 2017 - 9:33am
April 10, 2017
Supercharge your brain: 3 ways to improve focus and concentration
Researchers have found that the average person's attention was 12 seconds in 2000, but it's just 8 seconds today. The average goldfish: 9 seconds....
April 10, 2017 - 7:45am
April 3, 2015
Ask the Vet: Make sure your pet is protected from ticks
Dr. Amanda Bruce The calendar tells us it’s officially spring. But for me, reports of ticks on dogs always signal the arrival of this season. I’ve been a veterinarian in the Twin Ports for more than a decade, and the number of ticks and types of diseases carried by ticks...
April 3, 2015 - 7:00am
March 17, 2015
Senior Connections offers hot, nutritious meals Monday-Friday for people 60 or older. Meals are delivered to homebound individuals and served at congregate sites in Douglas County. A $4 per meal contribution is requested, but no one is denied because of inability to pay. Call 715-394-3611...
March 17, 2015 - 7:00am
LYLA’s success grows each year
Sue Heskin Love was in the air this past Friday with the library’s fifth annual Love Your Local Artist gala, sponsored by the Friends of the Superior Public Library. More than 30 artists were on hand to exhibit their work, displaying everything from paintings, drawings and textile...
February 17, 2015 - 7:00am
December 23, 2014
Plan ahead to make most of holiday reading time
Sue Heskin Everyone at the Superior Public Library would like to wish you a very happy holiday season. Here are the library’s holiday hours: Closed Wednesday and Thursday, and Jan. 1. Closes early (4:30 p.m.) Dec. 31. Regular hours Dec....
December 23, 2014 - 7:00am
October 21, 2014
Recital, trick or treat round out October at the library
Be sure to save the date Oct. 28 when the Clef Society hosts a recital for its 2014 scholarship winner, flutist Summer Thomas, along with her accompanist Alex Sandor, in the library’s peak at 6:30 p.m. (Please note the change in date, as it was originally been scheduled for Oct....
October 21, 2014 - 7:00am
October 17, 2014
Ask the Vet: Take the pet stress out of Halloween
Dr. Amanda Bruce It’s getting close to Halloween, so it’s time for a few simple reminders about how pet owners can be proactive and avoid situations that can get our furry friends into trouble. Halloween is a time of fun for people, especially children. But for pets,...
October 17, 2014 - 7:00am
September 16, 2014
Community comes together to read, help kids
Susan Heskin We’re pleased to announce that the Superior Public Library is participating with the Duluth Public Library in the 2015 One Book, One Community reading program and the polls are open. We need your help in choosing the next book for the One Book program. Through...
September 16, 2014 - 7:00am
September 2, 2014
Harvest moon could come in September
Deane Morrison A terrific harvest moon and a meeting of celestial rivals are among the delights in store for us this September. On the other hand, Venus gets lost in the sun’s fore glow as it heads behind the sun. Our sister planet falls away, leaving Jupiter as the sole...
September 2, 2014 - 7:00am
August 29, 2014
Ask the Vet: Routine changes affect pets too
Dr. Amanda Bruce It’s back to school, regular work schedules and routine for us next week. Summer vacation season is officially over with the return to our “normal” lives. But that means it’s also a time of change for our pets. After three months of having kids and...
August 29, 2014 - 7:00am
August 8, 2014
Crafts, reading fill summer’s lazy days
By Susan Heskin The first day of school is only a month away, but that’s still a whole month your children could be sharpening their reading skills. If they haven’t signed up for the library’s Summer Reading Program, there’s still time for them to pick up their reading...
August 8, 2014 - 7:00am
August 5, 2014
Having it all or not: It’s a tough choice
There’s been a renewed media buzz on the age-old topic of women having it all. Career plus family equals success. Cameron Diaz fueled the discussion with an announcement about not wanting kids because, in her words, “It’s so much more work to have children.” In another...
August 5, 2014 - 7:00am
July 15, 2014
DCHS welcomes new director
I am very happy to announce that Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) has hired Tony D. Tracy as executive director. Tony, originally from Kettle River, Minn., is a graduate of St. Cloud State University.
July 15, 2014 - 7:00am
July 11, 2014
Library offers antidote for summer boredom
Wondering what’s next for Jonathan Stride? Get your questions answered when international bestselling author Brian Freeman returns to the library’s classroom at 1 p.m. Wednesday. He’ll be talking about his latest Northland-based thriller “The Cold Nowhere” and his Wisconsin...
July 11, 2014 - 7:00am