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September 23, 2016
Arborists spruce up Superior cemetery
Arborists rose to the treetops of Greenwood Cemetery on Wednesday to show their appreciation for veterans.
September 23, 2016 - 8:39am
The Superior Telegram offers a service called City Briefs, a calendar for events that charge a fee. Contact City Briefs staff at email@example.com, or call Stephanie or Joann at 715-395-5000 about a special occasion ad. Today Superior: A traveling marine debris exhibit launches...
September 23, 2016 - 7:00am
County gets out in front of CAFOs
Douglas County isn't waiting for a concentrated animal feeding operation to seek a siting permit before taking a look at its regulations to ensure one the environment and public health are protected. Last week, the board approved a year-long moratorium on CAFOs and this week a newly-formed...
September 23, 2016 - 7:00am
September 20, 2016
EAB found in Sawyer County quarantine in process
Emerald ash borer has been confirmed in Sawyer County, the second most northern location in Wisconsin to date. The county will be quarantined. Douglas County is the northernmost county quarantined after the pest was discovered in Superior in 2013.
September 20, 2016 - 7:00am
September 19, 2016
Tiny pieces of plastic found in many Great Lakes tributaried
Over the last two years, researchers using fine mesh nets collected more than 100 samples from 29 Great Lakes tributaries, including five rivers in Wisconsin: the Nemadji, Manitowoc, Fox, Sheboygan and Milwaukee Rivers.
September 19, 2016 - 8:55am
September 16, 2016
Cleanup aims to shave pounds from beaches
Volunteers from the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve and Wisconsin Sea Grant collected eight pounds of garbage Tuesday from...
September 16, 2016 - 8:17am
September 9, 2016
Legislators hold wolf summit in Cumberland
Sen. Tom Tiffany, R-Hazelhurst, and Rep. Adam Jarchow, R-Balsam Lake, host the Great Lakes Wolf Summit in Cumberland. The summit brings together concerned citizens, policymakers and sportsmen from Minnesota, Michigan and Wisconsin to discuss wolf management. Among the speakers...
September 9, 2016 - 7:00am
County weighs business sustainability
Douglas County is considering equipping itself with another tool to help economic development. The program — Property Assessed Clean Energy — is a financing option that enables property owner to obtain low-cost, long-term loans for energy efficiency, renewable energy...
September 9, 2016 - 7:00am
August 23, 2016
Board rolls back shoreland regs
Developing ordinances to protect Douglas County water resources and balancing that against people's rights to use their shoreland property was a painstaking, time-consuming process.
August 23, 2016 - 7:58am
August 19, 2016
Investigation concludes 'radioactive' box no threat
Federal, state and local agencies have determined a box found near the mouth of the Poplar River marked “radioactive” was a false alarm....
August 19, 2016 - 9:58pm
August 17, 2016
Officials investigate container marked radioactive found near Poplar River
A person walking on the beach saw a container about the size of a deck of cards with what appeared to be radioactive markings on it and immediately...
August 17, 2016 - 2:48pm
August 9, 2016
Statewide drinking water report shows water supply safe, affordable
MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin's public drinking water systems continued to provide safe and affordable drinking water in 2015 with more than 96 percent of the systems meeting all health-based standards, according to an annual report on drinking water by the Wisconsin Department...
August 9, 2016 - 7:00am
July 12, 2016
Team cuts into invasive species spread
Students, volunteers and professional conservation workers teamed up to free a section of the St. Croix River from the grip of yellow flag irises...
July 12, 2016 - 8:30am
July 5, 2016
State rejects Bayfield County ordinance for CAFOs
The state Department of Natural Resources has rejected an ordinance developed by Bayfield County in northern Wisconsin that sought to put more...
July 5, 2016 - 2:21pm
June 21, 2016
Walker considering adding staff to DNR after negative audit
Faster permitting and records review good for environment and business, Walker says.
June 21, 2016 - 9:36am