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August 3, 2018
Superior Police Department adds new officers
New Superior Police Officers Kelsey Davis, of Duluth, and Tony Schroeder, of Superior, are sworn in at the Douglas County Government Center on...
August 3, 2018 - 9:29am
July 31, 2018
Douglas County Circuit Court July 12
July 31, 2018 - 8:14am
July 20, 2018
June 29 Charity Marie Garmon, 29, Duluth, take and drive vehicle without consent, no contest plea, two years of probation, six months jail, $5,177 restitution, fine and court costs. Arlanda Mae Hancock, 36, Duluth, robbery, deferred conviction agreement revoked, one year jail; bail...
July 20, 2018 - 8:50am
July 6, 2018
Superior man charged with drug conspiracy
A Superior man who police allege was part of a fentanyl distribution ring in the Twin Ports made his initial appearance in Douglas County Circuit Court on Monday.
July 6, 2018 - 10:32am
June 22, 2018
WITC course offers new options to inmates
With applause, handshakes and more than a few smiles, 14 inmates from the Gordon Correctional Center graduated from Wisconsin Indianhead Technical...
June 22, 2018 - 9:16am
Zero tolerance carries high cost for petty crime
I joined former United States attorneys from all over the nation and called on Attorney General Sessions to end the “zero tolerance” policy that is tearing families apart at our nation’s borders.
June 22, 2018 - 8:59am
June 15, 2018
SHS becomes training site for police, firefighters
Superior High School’s iconic circle — soon to be demolished — is going out with a bang and a purpose. The school will give police and...
June 15, 2018 - 9:28am
Giving children something to hold onto
The number of children entering foster care in Douglas County is on the rise. “To put it in perspective, as of April of this year we have filed...
June 15, 2018 - 8:41am
Abrahamson leaves legacy to remember
WisPolitics.com When Shirley Abrahamson leaves the state Supreme Court next year, she will leave a legacy to remember. Fans and critics agree: the first woman to serve on the state high court had a huge impact. So big that Republicans adopted a constitutional amendment to push her...
June 15, 2018 - 8:34am
June 12, 2018
Supreme Court favors forced arbitration at the expense of workers' rights
The #MeToo movement has offered an important lesson on the collective power of voices joining together to take on individual experiences of injustice. On May 21, the Supreme Court dealt a huge blow to precisely this kind of collective power, ruling against the ability of workers...
June 12, 2018 - 7:58am
June 5, 2018
Rate of drugged driving deaths reaches same level as alcohol-related deaths
DOT official: Within decade, crashes with driver testing positive for drugs increases 150 percent.
June 5, 2018 - 8:52am
Scam calls raise local concerns
Like many phone users, Denise Johnson of Superior has come to think of spam calls as so much background noise.
June 5, 2018 - 8:40am
May 29, 2018
Stop blaming women, girls for men's violence against them
It is infuriating to write what feels like the same piece, multiple times, in way too rapid succession. But here we go again ... a shooting, a white male perpetrator, a rejection and victim-blaming.
May 29, 2018 - 8:10am
Raising boys to love and care, not kill
Heart contracts; numbness and tears collide. Ten dead, 13 wounded; this time in Santa Fe. If we're ever to end the bloodbaths, we have to put gender at the center of the national conversation about mass murders.
May 29, 2018 - 7:59am
May 18, 2018
Bears suspected in vehicle break-ins
A family of Douglas County bears appears to be targeting area vehicles.
May 18, 2018 - 9:45am