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Researchers looking into Lake Superior algae bloom
North Dakota Nokota horse breeder dies unexpectedly, leaving herd of 200 in jeopardy
Six arrested in Sturgis Motorcycle Rally sex sting
Engebretson wins Democratic nomination for Congress
Tony Evers triumphs over crowded Democratic field in governor primary
Spartan golfers seventh at New Richmond
SHS netters second at Osceola Invite
Dock Spiders silence Huskies in Game 1
Rizzo, Heyward lead way as Cubs defeat Brewers
'Cowboy' Joe West makes MLB history at Target Field with 5,164th game
Enbridge responds to inaccuracies
Trump’s foreign policy awful, but there’s a better alternative
Commute to Careers program connects talent, opportunity
Returning home to the aftermath
Tell WEC: What builds your voter confidence?
Passengers help deliver baby on St. Paul bus
Lake Superior Railroad Museum to lose steam engine
Bayside celebrates 130 Superior years
Runners loop the lake for a good cause
North Dakota zoo orangutan plays with New York wind ensemble
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
Chainsaw sculpture competition begins on Barker’s Island
Fun flicks, kids crafts at Superior Library
Photo Gallery: WE Fest 2018
Mary Ann Fair
Sandy and Mike (Duck) McDonald
Dennis & Betty Jo Edwards
Theresa "Tuna Fish" Smith
Carolyn S. Dalbec
Laura Ann Lapenskie (Akers)
Kent C. Harbour
John H. Kanzler
crime and courts
March 30, 2018
Douglas County divorces
Circuit Court Judge George Glonek Kenneth David Keeler of Douglas County and Carmen Marie Keeler of Duval County, Fla., granted a divorce June 5. Name change to Carmen Marie Hopkins granted. Donald Louis Mihalak and Joann Paula Mihalak of Douglas County granted a divorce Feb. 20....
March 30, 2018 - 8:30am
March 28, 2018
Scammers don't wait for April Fool's Day to strike
Con artists don't care whether it is April 1st, September 19th or February 3rd -- they will use any opportunity on any given day to pull tricks on trusting victims and rip them off for money or personal information.
March 28, 2018 - 10:10am
District attorney, prison funding likely dead in state Legislature
Proposal passed Assembly, but stalled in state Senate.
March 28, 2018 - 8:52am
March 27, 2018
Dallet, Screnock debate role of Supreme Court
Wisconsin Supreme Court candidates Rebecca Dallett and Michael Screnock discuss issues central to their campaigns for a seat on the state's highest court in a debate that be will be broadcast statewide 7 p.m. Friday. Live from the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, the 2018 State...
March 27, 2018 - 8:04am
March 23, 2018
Dalbec to seek re-election in fall
Douglas County Sheriff Tom Dalbec announced this week that he will be seeking re-election.
March 23, 2018 - 1:21pm
Superior mock trial team places third in state competition
The Superior High School Varsity Mock Trial Team placed third out of 22 teams at the state tournament March 9-10 in Madison. Junior Jaxon Hoffmann earned an individual witness award and was named one of the top five witnesses in the state. The Team includes senior Theo Britton, juniors...
March 23, 2018 - 8:10am
March 22, 2018
Wisconsin AG: Death penalty for traffickers won't end drug abuse
Wisconsin’s attorney general has mixed feelings about President Donald Trump’s Initiative to Stop Opioid Abuse announced this week.
March 22, 2018 - 9:09am
March 20, 2018
Judges face off for Supreme Court
When voters head to the polls April 3, they will choose between two candidates with distinct differences in their view of the role of Wisconsin...
March 20, 2018 - 7:47am
March 6, 2018
County weighs salaries for elected officials
The Douglas County Board considers setting salaries for the next sheriff and clerk of courts when it meets March 15.
March 6, 2018 - 8:18am
February 27, 2018
SHS threat leads to arrest in Ohio
The person behind the threat of violence that led to backpack checks Thursday at Superior High School has been identified and arrested. The threat was made against "SHS," and was directed at Springfield High School in Ohio, according to a Friday Facebook post by Superior High School...
February 27, 2018 - 7:46am
February 23, 2018
Assembly approves increased penalties for illegal gun purchases, drunken driving
Lawmakers also approve contract change for teachers assaulted on the job.
February 23, 2018 - 9:20am
Lawmakers' proposal addresses district attorney shortage
Assembly Republicans also rolled out a proposal Wednesday morning that would provide $4 million in state funding to hire about 53 new prosecutors in 40 counties across Wisconsin. Those hirings would include two full-time positions in Douglas County, and one full-time position each...
February 23, 2018 - 7:55am
ID verification saves Wisconsin taxpayers millions
More than $59.5 million in fraudulent and erroneous refunds and credits were blocked last tax season thanks in part to the Wisconsin Department of Revenue's use of identity verification tools. Over seven years, that's saved taxpayers $315 million. "Our goal is to ensure the identities...
February 23, 2018 - 7:48am
February 22, 2018
Anonymous threat against SHS traced to Arizona
An anonymous threat of violence at Superior High School led to backpack checks for students entering the school this morning.
February 22, 2018 - 4:07pm
February 20, 2018
Gordon man involved in accident charged with reckless driving
A Gordon man is facing felony charges for alleged reckless driving resulting in a 2016 crash that left a passenger with severe injuries.
February 20, 2018 - 10:19am