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A wet walk in the woods: Brule paddlers make barefoot trek to safety after capsizing
Fraser Shipyard collection available for research
Douglas County man faces attempted homicide charges for domestic incident
Small horses share big mission
Federal budget cuts threaten Great Lakes
Spartans win playoff opener
Spartans win LSC baseball title
Six Spartans advance in track
Twins' Santana shuts out Orioles
White sets two records at LSC championships
Communication key to combatting HIV, STDs
Gloves come off for gardening
ALICE training great idea
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Summary of my life's lucky path
Superior Singers take you to the movies in song
Children's choir returns to Central Assembly of God
In the service
Fans gather for birthday celebration at Dylan’s childhood home in Duluth
'The Voice' sings praises for season 12 winner
'Dancing With the Stars' awards its 24th mirrorball trophy
Roger Moore, James Bond star, dies at 89
David Letterman to be awarded Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize
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April 14, 2015
Wisconsin emergency workers to receive oil spill response training
Wisconsin emergency responders will receive training this summer on crude oil spills as part of a nationwide exercise. The training comes after several oil train derailments in recent months.
April 14, 2015 - 12:34pm
April 7, 2015
Twin Ports see increase in wind turbine shipments
Officials at the Duluth-Superior port say they’re seeing a bump in shipments for wind turbine parts this year.
April 7, 2015 - 2:28pm
October 15, 2014
Walker floats idea of sales tax on gas
Just three weeks before the election, Gov. Scott Walker is floating the idea of creating a new sales tax on gas in order to eliminate the state's fuel tax.
October 15, 2014 - 8:43am
October 6, 2014
Northern Wisconsin’s voice falls silent
It took persistence for Rich Kremer to get an internship with Wisconsin Public Radio reporter Mike Simonson. “He turned me down three times,”...
October 6, 2014 - 5:58pm
October 3, 2014
Utility customers urged to 'Slam the Scam'
Northland utility companies are teaming up to shut down scammers.
October 3, 2014 - 7:00am
October 2, 2014
London’s famous red phone box goes green
Some of London's famous red telephone boxes are going green, transformed into free, solar-powered mobile chargers to provide a carbon-neutral source of energy in the city.
October 2, 2014 - 11:33am
September 9, 2014
Propane suppliers, dealers take measures to avoid shortages this winter
Propane suppliers and local dealers in northwestern Wisconsin are taking extra steps to avoid another heating crisis such as the one that happened last year.
September 9, 2014 - 8:46am
August 21, 2014
Bill to help first responders in Bakken oil incidents stalls in Congress
An emergency preparedness bill that would investigate the best way for local first responders to react to a railroad crude oil spill is on hold in Congress.
August 21, 2014 - 9:35am
August 18, 2014
Shaken by polar vortex, U.S. braces for propane supply glitches
The millions of Americans that use propane to heat their homes, dry crops or keep livestock warm expect another tough winter this year as a fragmented supply network of pipelines, trains and trucks struggles to keep pace with spiking demand.
August 18, 2014 - 9:14am
August 8, 2014
Sandpiper pipeline to get hearing in Superior as DNR seeks concerns
The last section of one of the highest capacity pipelines from the North Dakota Bakken oil fields will get a hearing in Superior later this month, but an environmental group is crying foul because it says it’s combining two pipeline projects.
August 8, 2014 - 3:34pm
August 7, 2014
N.D. oil regulators, execs complain Bakken crude unfairly singled out
Industrial Commission to set hearing on ways to reduce oil’s volatility.
August 7, 2014 - 9:18am
August 5, 2014
DNR seeks public input on proposed Enbridge pipeline project
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is seeking public input at an August meeting to help determine the scope of an environmental impact statement for the Enbridge Sandpiper Pipeline construction and replacement project in northwestern Douglas County.
August 5, 2014 - 3:10pm
July 29, 2014
Federal government proposes railroads shipping crude replace tankers, go slower
The federal government has ordered railroads carrying crude oil from the Bakken oil fields of North Dakota to slow down and replace tankers with safer models.
July 29, 2014 - 11:29am
July 22, 2014
Minnesota’s cheapest gas found in Hibbing
A heated gas war on parts of the Iron Range is a prime example of how gas price this summer have bucked the usual seasonal upward trend and instead moved downward.
July 22, 2014 - 9:46am
July 9, 2014
Railways transfer heavy loads of crude oil through Wisconsin about 45 times per week
Canadian Pacific and BNSF Railways are transferring substantial train loads of volatile Bakken crude oil through 18 Wisconsin counties at an average of 45 times per week, according to information that Wisconsin Public Radio News obtained through an open records request.
July 9, 2014 - 9:33am