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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
May 17, 2016
Superior students set sail for hands-on learning about St. Louis River, Lake Superior
May 17, 2016 - 8:52am
May 10, 2016
Counties finding shoreland zoning changes cumbersome
May 10, 2016 - 10:33am
May 6, 2016
Trio’s ‘ultrarun’ around Lake Superior looks to aid microplastics research
May 6, 2016 - 9:13am
March 25, 2016
Overflow halts record
March 25, 2016 - 8:07am
March 17, 2016
Plastic bag protection bill heads to Governor’s desk
March 17, 2016 - 9:08am
March 11, 2016
Douglas County administrator Andy Lisak reads a statement supporting the proposed Enbridge pipeline expansion during a public hearing Thursday at the Superior Public Library. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Pipeline studies provoke debate
March 11, 2016 - 8:26am
March 10, 2016
DNR to host public hearings on Enbridge pipeline expansion in Superior
March 10, 2016 - 8:46pm
March 4, 2016
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The beach along the shore of Lake Superior near Dutchman’s Creek sits under a massive pile of snow. Superior’s City Council this week expanded the definition of Wisconsin Point to include parcels adjacent to Lake Superior known as Dutchman’s Creek and Schafer Beach, which allows the city to enforce a curfew among other rules related to Wisconsin Point to the area south of the peninsula.
City expands Wisconsin Point
March 4, 2016 - 11:04am