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August 15, 2017
Sparks fly as a construction worker works at Cooper Elementary School in Superior on Tuesday afternoon. Maria Lockwood
Cooper construction rises at brisk pace
August 15, 2017 - 7:00am
August 8, 2017
DNR offers tools to deal with high water, bluff failures
August 8, 2017 - 7:00am
A trail beginning at Bear Creek Park and the Tri-County Corridor is in the works to provide hikers, bikers and runners an alternative to Moccasin Mike Road to reach Wisconsin Point. Jed Carlson/jcarlson@superiortelegram.com
Trail plan gains momentum
August 8, 2017 - 7:00am
August 1, 2017
Giddy Up and Go Goats help clear buckthorn and other invasive species from Lucius Woods Park in Solon Springs in 2015 and 2016. Now, the county is experimenting with a herbicide to address the issue. 2015 File Photo
Herbicide test targets invasive species in Solon Springs
August 1, 2017 - 8:54am
Construction is underway on the Wisconsin portion of the Enbridge’s Line 3 replacement. The 12-mile segment, expected to cost more than $100 million, will replace a line originally installed in 1967 runs 1,097 miles from Edmonton, Alberta to Enbridge’s Superior Terminal. Courtesy of Enbridge
Enbridge's line 3 replacement underway in Wisconsin
August 1, 2017 - 8:16am
July 28, 2017
A deer stands in a field along State Highway 27 at the Brule River State Forest. (Jed Carlson / jcarlson@superiortelegram.com)
Brule River plan open for comment
July 28, 2017 - 8:21am
July 24, 2017
Researchers study waves under the waters of Lake Superior
July 24, 2017 - 10:59am
An ash tree on Saturday, July 22, in Duluth. (Mike Krebs / Forum News Service)
1 billion black ash trees in peril: Scientists invade Duluth to share emerald ash borer research
July 24, 2017 - 6:00am
July 17, 2017
Project Engineer Jim Johnson organizes soil samples with Engineering intern Dan Sundquist on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at Twin Ports Testing in Superior, Wisconsin. Twin Ports Testing employs 26 full-time employees. Mike Krebs / mkrebs@duluthnews.com
Passing the test: Twin Ports Testing sold to employees after 45 years
July 17, 2017 - 11:31am
Researchers on the Blue Heron, the research vessel of UMD's Large Lakes Observatory, get ready to deploy an underwater microphone to record sounds 75 feet under the surface of Lake Superior. They picked up some interesting results. (Photo courtesy UMD)
Noisy fish? Lake Superior underwater noises include ships, wind and ... eelpout
July 17, 2017 - 6:00am
July 13, 2017
Groundwater concerns floated as Wisconsin reduces well regulations
July 13, 2017 - 9:29am
July 7, 2017
SLRA celebrates river cleanup projects
July 7, 2017 - 7:00am
Workshop focuses on cross-discipline collaboration
July 7, 2017 - 7:00am
June 30, 2017
Work on cleaning up Stryker Bay (foreground) is underway in this file photo from 2009. Slips 6 and 7 are beyond Stryker Bay. (News Tribune file photo)
$8.2 million settlement reached for St. Louis River Superfund site
June 30, 2017 - 10:32am
June 27, 2017
A fisheries biologist with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources holds a Bighead carp caught in Lake Calumet in this photograph released to Reuters June 23, 2010. (Illinois Department of Natural Resources/Handout via REUTERS)
Invasive Asian carp found 9 miles from Lake Michigan
June 27, 2017 - 9:02am