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Superior search leads to drug charges
Pizza run ends with drunken driving charge
Superior police deliver for kindness
'Think of the smiles on their faces'
Council adopts airport 'wish list'
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Spartan girls fall to Western Wisconsin
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Tax reform designed for the rich
Program cuts damage UWS, community
The little idiosyncrasies that make us family
French president naïve about UN climate science body
Good government is everybody's business
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Northland veterans react to Vietnam TV series
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Duluth Central grad De'Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in 'Come from Away'
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April 10, 2013
Lakehead Painting Company wins state safety award
Madison - The Wisconsin Safety Council, the state's leading provider of safety training and programming, and the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) will honor Lakehead Painting Company as one of 18 companies to win this year's Wisconsin Corporate Safety award. "We...
April 10, 2013 - 12:25pm
April 5, 2013
Wisconsin food basket prices remain stable
Despite recent energy price spikes and last summer's drought, Wisconsin food prices have remained stable in early 2013. That's the finding of the latest Wisconsin Farm Bureau Marketbasket Survey. The informal survey shows the average cost of 16 food items that can be used to prepare...
April 5, 2013 - 10:26am
April 2, 2013
Moratorium for heating season coming to an end
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC) encourages utility customers to stay connected as the heating season comes to an end. The PSC advises consumers to contact their local utility company if they have fallen behind in their utility payments for the 2012-2013 winter season....
April 2, 2013 - 12:48pm
Frac sand companies skirt regulation through annexation
Companies mining frac sand have begun using annexation as a way to get around regulations they dislike. Two mines have used the tactic in Trempealeau County, but the idea is spreading to other parts of the state. When a company wants to mine frac sand in an unzoned township, the...
April 2, 2013 - 8:46am
Coalition aims to end tar sands pipelines in Great Lakes region
A coalition wants to stop any new pipelines that would carry oil from the tar sands of Canada through the Great Lakes region. They say that kind of oil is more likely to cause a pipeline spill. Three years ago, an Enbridge Energy pipeline break along the Kalamazoo River in Michigan...
April 2, 2013 - 8:44am
March 27, 2013
Walker's budget would permit sale of prisons, highways and more
A provision in Governor Walker's proposed budget would let the state sell its highways, bridges, dormitories and prisons, according to a memo by the nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau (LFB). The Walker administration has said it is mostly interested in selling state assets like...
March 27, 2013 - 8:56am
March 13, 2013
Eh? Sustainable Twin Ports early adopters picked
The next early adopters for the annual Sustainable Twin Ports program have been announced. The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, Lake Superior College, Canal Park Brewing Company and the University of Wisconsin-Superior make up this year's picks.
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am
March 6, 2013
New Enbridge pipeline can't keep up with booming oil production in North Dakota
Another pipeline from the booming Bakken oil fields in North Dakota is finished, but more ways to transfer oil will be needed to keep up with the fields' levels of production. Production at Bakken has tripled over the past five years, and will come close to doubling during the next...
March 6, 2013 - 9:20am
February 24, 2013
More about the proposed Calumet oil transfer terminal in Superior
Proposed Calumet oil transfer terminal in Superior would: Cost $25 million to $30 million. Be located at the former Georgia Pacific site. Employ five to 15 people during the open-water shipping season. Load about one tanker or barge every four days. Each tanker holds about...
February 24, 2013 - 12:00am
Superior refinery owner delves into details of shipping oil on Great Lakes
So much oil is being pumped out of western Canada and North Dakota these days that there isn't enough room to fit it all into pipelines. Even...
February 24, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Hermantown woman missing since Valentine's Day has been found
A former Minnesota Power official who has been the subject of a criminal investigation who was reported missing has been found. Tuesday at approximately 4 p.m. Hermantown police were notified by the husband of 55-year-old Susan Kay Thompson that she has been missing since Feb. 14...
February 20, 2013 - 12:05pm
Rising gas prices inspire efficient car purchasing ... but not electric
An automotive report says rising gas prices are prompting more people to buy fuel efficient cars -- but not the ones you might expect. When fuel prices spike, you might think electric-powered vehicles would be more appealing to customers than gas powered ones. A report by Experian...
February 20, 2013 - 9:53am
February 14, 2013
BBB warns of utility scam tripping wires
The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is warning consumers and businesses to be on alert for phone calls or visits from people going door to door trying to collect money fraudulently by claiming utility bills are overdue and must be paid with reloadable debit...
February 14, 2013 - 1:18pm
January 29, 2013
Oil boom could return tankers to Superior
Oil tankers could be returning to the port of Duluth-Superior after half a century. It's because of the boom in the Bakken oil fields of North Dakota and Montana. For part of the 1950s, tankers brought oil from the refinery in Superior down the Great Lakes, because the pipelines...
January 29, 2013 - 9:15am
January 27, 2013
Superior refinery owner considering Lake Superior crude oil loading dock
The owner of Superior's refinery is considering building a loading dock on Lake Superior in or near the Twin Ports to ship crude oil on the Great...
January 27, 2013 - 5:00pm