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September 23, 2016
   John Peck, a trainer with Lake States Tree Service, prepares to toss a newly-cut branch to the ground Wednesday at Greenwood Cemetery. Four members of the Grand Rapids, Minn.-based business donated half their day to remove a storm-damaged spruce tree near the cemetery’s veterans memorial park as part of the national Saluting Branches event. Jed Carlson/
Arborists spruce up Superior cemetery
September 23, 2016 - 8:39am
Community calendar
September 23, 2016 - 7:00am
County gets out in front of CAFOs
September 23, 2016 - 7:00am
September 20, 2016
EAB found in Sawyer County quarantine in process
September 20, 2016 - 7:00am
September 19, 2016
Tiny pieces of plastic found in many Great Lakes tributaried
September 19, 2016 - 8:55am
September 16, 2016
Gene Clark, left, examines debris he picks from the shoreline Tuesday afternoon around Barker’s Island before Marie Zhuikov enters the findings onto a log sheet. Jed Carlson /
Cleanup aims to shave pounds from beaches
September 16, 2016 - 8:17am
September 9, 2016
Legislators hold wolf summit in Cumberland
September 9, 2016 - 7:00am
County weighs business sustainability
September 9, 2016 - 7:00am
August 23, 2016
Board rolls back shoreland regs
August 23, 2016 - 7:58am
August 19, 2016
Authorities determined a box marked radioactive found near the mouth of the Poplar River wasn't a threat, but they praised the caller who reported the finding, noting alert citizens keep the nation safe. (Courtesy of the Superior Fire Department.)
Investigation concludes 'radioactive' box no threat
August 19, 2016 - 9:58pm
August 17, 2016
Federal, state and local authorities investigate a small container found near the mouth of the Poplar River (Courtesy of the Superior Fire Department)
Officials investigate container marked radioactive found near Poplar River
August 17, 2016 - 2:48pm
August 9, 2016
Statewide drinking water report shows water supply safe, affordable
August 9, 2016 - 7:00am
July 12, 2016
Students, volunteers and members of the Minnesota Conservation Corps put a dent in the population of yellow iris plants along the St. Croix River headwaters in Solon Springs June 28. For three days, they cut out the invasive plants, which choke out native species. (Maria Lockwood)
Team cuts into invasive species spread
July 12, 2016 - 8:30am
July 5, 2016
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State rejects Bayfield County ordinance for CAFOs
July 5, 2016 - 2:21pm
June 21, 2016
Walker considering adding staff to DNR after negative audit
June 21, 2016 - 9:36am