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Wisconsinites struggle to find qualified contractors
Daytime burglaries target Superior homes
Wilson, Seahawks drive past Packers
’Jackets fall to Golden Bears in hoops action
Packers fly to Seattle, leave WR Cobb behind
UWS women skate to victory against Northland
Despite rebound, UWS men fall short in loss to Hamline
Say 'yes' to yourself
Big winner on 2018 ballot was voting itself
Geo-engineering: Acting in ignorance of the consequences
Leaving an anonymous impact
Insights into plumbing
Enjoy tastes from around the world at free event
Pieces of history tell veteran stories
Free parking available for Christmas City of the North Parade
Parkland Holiday Expo features vendors, auction
'Simple Things' offers charming stories from bygone era
Brazilian percussionist performs at UWS
SHS offers free performance of state-bound play
UWS Music Department, Ragtime Society partner for recitals
Chorfest highlights high school music talent
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
Virgil & Marilyn Nelson
Roger C. Postl
Verlyn L. Peterson
Henry "Bud" E. Litchke
Russell E. Erickson
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June 15, 2018
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
May 17, 2018
Man who repeatedly sexually assaulted girls on Sisseton-Wahpeton reservation gets 45 years
ABERDEEN, S.D.—A 26-year-old Milwaukee, Wis., man who had been visiting and staying with extended family on the Sisseton-Wahpeton reservation in far northeast South Dakota has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for sexually assaulting two girls under the age of 12. Dashown...
May 17, 2018 - 5:25pm
May 15, 2018
Panel OKs funding for take-home squads
Superior could soon assign squad cars to officers living in the city.
May 15, 2018 - 11:01am
Trump's immigration enforcement is freezing out justice
May 15, 2018 - 7:48am
May 11, 2018
Drone proves key in refinery fire
From three-quarters of a mile away, Husky Energy's emergency response team developed a plan to battle the April 26 refinery fire in Superior,...
May 11, 2018 - 7:51am
Warn loved ones about scammers
It never ceases to amaze me the lengths people will go to steal money from the elderly.
May 11, 2018 - 7:45am
May 1, 2018
Settlement reached in Fraser lead lawsuit
Matthew Sims, a Chicago attorney, representing welder and fabricator James Holder, declined to comment Wednesday on the terms of the settlement...
May 1, 2018 - 8:18am
April 24, 2018
Man who stole from wealthy Minnesota philanthropist sent to prison
ST. PAUL—Nicholas Lofquist-Sprangel didn't have to go to great lengths to steal from John Nasseff while he worked as the late St. Paul...
April 24, 2018 - 9:44pm
April 20, 2018
Council goes behind closed doors to consider contracts, legal advice
The Superior City Council delayed action on a bid for a portion of the planned construction of a new fire hall.
April 20, 2018 - 9:42pm