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County grants easement for trail to Wisconsin Point
Douglas County Circuit Court
Bat in Douglas County tests positive for rabies
Washburn woman dies in motorcycle crash
Reder scramble swings into retirement
Spartan golfers split at Ladysmith
Hummingbird nest reveals elaborate building
Spartans cruise to season-opening win (updated)
Tigers win shootout over Oredockers (updated)
Rodgers, Graham click in preseason win over Steelers
Trump effort to hold press to task appreciated
Slices of Life: Returning home to the aftermath
Omarosa Manigault Newman: Public servant
Press ignores American's complaints
Trump media tirades self-serving
Buckets of change coming to Minnesota State Fair
Douglas County marriage license applications
Passengers help deliver baby on St. Paul bus
Beat the heat with movies, music at library
North Dakota zoo orangutan plays with New York wind ensemble
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
Chainsaw sculpture competition begins on Barker’s Island
Fun flicks, kids crafts at Superior Library
Mary Ann Fair
Sandy and Mike (Duck) McDonald
Dennis & Betty Jo Edwards
Daniel Lawrence Aunet
Ronald J. Root
Nicole Lynne Sampson
Cheryl Lynn Osberg
May 16, 2018
Irvin faces a tight squeeze as preliminary plans to move historic ship underway in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn.—Plans are being laid to move the SS William A. Irvin out of Minnesota Slip for the first time in more than three decades....
May 16, 2018 - 11:38am
May 15, 2018
Water worries follow Husky fire
Nervousness about the quality of Superior's water following the April 26 Husky Energy refinery fire bubbled to the surface during a community meeting on Monday.
May 15, 2018 - 9:09am
May 14, 2018
Study finds highest microplastic concentration in the Apostle Islands
National Park Service teamed up with Clemson University and NOAA Marine Debris Program to study plastic pollution.
May 14, 2018 - 4:14pm
May 11, 2018
Minnesota researchers find microplastics in beer made with Great Lakes Water
Microplastics also found in tap water and sea salt from around the world.
May 11, 2018 - 8:45am
May 8, 2018
UW-Extension hosts listening session on Husky refinery fire
An opportunity for the community to come together, discuss the recent fire at the Husky Energy in Superior and identify unanswered questions will be hosted by UW-Extension and the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve.
May 8, 2018 - 7:37am
May 7, 2018
Minn. authorities prep for pipeline protests: St. Louis Co. sheriff: ‘It’s clearly on our minds’
DULUTH — The prospect of protests in Minnesota along the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline construction corridor is forcing officials to consider...
May 7, 2018 - 5:00am
April 27, 2018
Tree planting for 'one of our own'
The first of 18 oak trees was planted in the park along Oakes Avenue in Superior on Wednesday in honor of Mike Grigoni, who died on the job at...
April 27, 2018 - 8:35am
April 23, 2018
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
DULUTH — An administrative law judge on Monday recommended the contentious Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline should move forward, but...
April 23, 2018 - 6:49pm
April 20, 2018
Tribal forests more diverse, sustainable than surrounding forests
New research shows nearby national, state forests have less plant diversity.
April 20, 2018 - 8:54am
Earth Day origins came from Wisconsin
Nearly half a century after the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, some one billion people in more than 192 countries participate in the annual global day of service for our planet. Although Polk County-native Gaylord Nelson maintained that the initial day of education, tree planting...
April 20, 2018 - 7:51am
April 12, 2018
Enbridge reports discovery of dents in Line 5 under Straits of Mackinac
Enbridge has confirmed it discovered dents on the company’s twin pipelines running under the Straits of Mackinac after Wisconsin-based American Transmission Company reported electric cables were leaking mineral oil on the lake bed last week.
April 12, 2018 - 8:40am
March 21, 2018
Wisconsin adopts statewide quarantine for emerald ash borer
With the entire state under quarantine, wood can move freely between counties within Wisconsin
March 21, 2018 - 3:24pm
March 18, 2018
St. Louis River muskies on the move
DULUTH — St. Louis River muskie anglers learned something fascinating this past week about the fish they chase all summer: Not all of them...
March 18, 2018 - 6:35am
March 16, 2018
Wolf reintroduction moves closer for Isle Royale off Minnesota's north shore
ISLE ROYALE, Mich.—Isle Royale's decimated wolf population will get a lifesaving infusion of 20 to 30 new wolves over the next three years...
March 16, 2018 - 6:15pm
March 12, 2018
Great Lakes cities compete to reduce water utility emissions
The City of Bayfield is competing with cities like Ann Arbor, Michigan and Detroit to lower mercury and other emissions as part of the Water Utility Energy Challenge.
March 12, 2018 - 8:34am