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Girl dies of apparent drowning in central Minnesota
Teen girls wanted after man’s stabbing in northern Minnesota
Minnesota man survives crash but is fatally hit trying to cross interstate afterward
Play it safe when preparing food with eggs
Red Cross celebrates Superior centennial
Weekend Local Scoreboard - April 28 & 29
Vikings confident in RB Cook
Trade back still gets Packers player they wanted
Local sports briefs
Thursday's Local Scores - April 27
Military support for diplomacy, development
Wimps on the barbie no more
Ammunition ban harms hunters
Testifying before joint finance
Area residents shine in Spooner
Luncheon focuses on unforgettable women
Library hosts annual book sale
City, county seek youth representatives
Iron River fair focuses on health, wellness
Jazz performance benefits music scholarship
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dies at 73
Family ties test the unconventional 'Guardians of the Galaxy'
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Lively, Chastain, Chelsea Clinton honored for philanthropic work
Elna Linnea Lund
Raymond Joseph Wille
Jeanette Ann Heinbuch
Arlen Rue "Skip" Carlson
Paul August Jachim
April 26, 2017
Trump seeks to shrink federal role in education with new order
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to review the U.S. government's role in school policy,...
April 26, 2017 - 4:01pm
April 21, 2017
Academic honors Ashley Rydberg of Superior made the dean's list at Concordia College in St. Paul. Induction Lindsay Sommer, daughter of Scott and Beth Sommer of Superior, was inducted into the Omega Chapter of Delta Epsilon Sigma on April 7 at the College of Saint Benedict, St. Joseph....
April 21, 2017 - 7:00am
April 20, 2017
Sleep doctors call for later school start times
Starting classes at middle school and high schools no earlier than 8:30 a.m. would help teens arrive alert, healthy and ready to learn, U.S....
April 20, 2017 - 10:32am
April 8, 2017
Could new system curb Minnesota's teacher shortage?
ST. PAUL — For educators like Derek Davidson and Troy Haugen, changes to the way Minnesota licenses teachers can't come soon enough. Both...
April 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
April 7, 2017
Updated: HCE offers craft day classes
The annual craft day sponsored by the Douglas County Home and Community Education is held April 22 at Mission Covenant Church on County Highway P in Poplar. Registration is necessary. There will be four classes in the morning and five in the afternoon. The event is open to the public....
April 7, 2017 - 8:39am
Board weighs buses, educational materials
The Superior School Board on Monday moved forward a proposal to purchase two new propane-fueled buses.
April 7, 2017 - 8:22am
March 31, 2017
ND high school student makes prom dress out of 9,000 pop tabs
THOMPSON, N.D.—A high school student is taking recycling pop tabs to another level for prom, and it's all to bring awareness to the mission...
March 31, 2017 - 8:58am
March 20, 2017
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
LOS ANGELES - "Sesame Street" will welcome a new Muppet to its TV family on April 10 with a special episode designed to introduce viewers to...
March 20, 2017 - 3:46pm
March 19, 2017
A night in the veterans museum
Camp Bong gets underway at 6 p.m. March 31, allowing children grades 2-6 and their parent or legal guardian the experience of camping inside the historical center for a night of fun and education.
March 19, 2017 - 9:57am
March 17, 2017
School Board weighs greener busing option
Plans are underway to trade in four 2009 buses for two new propane-fueled units.
March 17, 2017 - 9:17am
March 14, 2017
Minn. communities, schools seeing benefits of being Super Bowl hosts
MOORHEAD, Minn. — While there are still more than 300 days before the Super Bowl is played at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, communities...
March 14, 2017 - 3:50pm
Hospital auxiliary offers health-related scholarships
Essentia Health-St. Mary's Hospital of Superior Auxiliary is accepting scholarship applications for Douglas County residents to help pay for college or technical college training in pursuit of a degree in a health-related field. Applicants must be entering their second year or higher...
March 14, 2017 - 7:00am
March 10, 2017
Northland College honors indigenous people
In celebration of Indigenous Cultures Awareness Month, Northland College hosts a series of events next week, culminating the annual powwow, to promote understanding of Native American and indigenous culture. Events are free and open to the public.
March 10, 2017 - 10:31am
Fish and Game League offers scholarships
The Fish and Game League of Douglas County is offering two scholarships designed to help support the post-secondary educational goals of graduating high school students. Each $1,000 scholarship may be used for tuition or other educational expenses. They will be awarded upon proof...
March 10, 2017 - 7:00am
March 1, 2017
Scientists report why forests with more tree types grow better, faster
DULUTH, Minn.—It's been known for years that forests with lots of different tree species grow better and faster than forests with just...
March 1, 2017 - 9:29pm