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21 in Milwaukee area face federal charges for alleged drug trafficking
Recent weather conditions could mean fall colors are less vibrant
Wisconsin appeals court upholds state’s right-to-work law
Cloquet man pleads guilty to stalking joggers in West Duluth
Search underway for missing hunter in Nemadji Forest
Eberhardt resigns as UWS men’s basketball coach
SHS is pre-selling tickets to Friday's football game
SPARTAN ROUND-UP: Boys soccer team suffers first loss
Esko boys, Northwestern girls win Woodbury Invite titles
Brewers throw Wilkerson into fire vs. Pirates
Former GOP senator supports Dem lawsuit
We've all been Trumped
Time to restore mining in Badger State
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Jurors make justice work
Presidents 60 Years
Baker Thank You
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
Duluth Central grad De'Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in 'Come from Away'
The next Pokémon Go? 'Star Wars' unveils a massive 'Last Jedi' augmented-reality game
'Stranger Things' creators want to end series after four seasons
Actor who wore monster suit to play first Godzilla dies aged 88
Greg and Barb Guenard
Dennis & Judy Longshore
Lindley & Muriel Jacobson
Dennis & Judy Longshore and Stanley & Jeanie Longshore
Duane Richard Fredrickson
Darlene (Hedstrom) Lukovsky
Marvin Eino Perala
Lori Laible Coulson
Search underway for missing hunter in Nemadji Forest
August 18, 2017
County treasurer works with taxpayers
Happy Friday everyone! August is half over and we are just starting to feel August-like temperatures. We encourage you to check out our newly redesigned website. The look and access may be different, but all of the previous content is there. This awesome new website features a mobile-responsive...
August 18, 2017 - 7:00am
August 15, 2017
City revamps budget process
For years, Douglas County has won awards for its budget presentation. In fact, Thursday yet another award will be presented to the county for its annual budget book.
August 15, 2017 - 8:31am
PSC approves SWL&P rate increases
The rate adjustments, which went into effect Monday, will cover the costs of replacing aging infrastructure and improving delivery systems and...
August 15, 2017 - 8:22am
August 14, 2017
Merck CEO pulls out of Trump business council, demands rejection of bigotry
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Merck's chief executive resigned on Monday from a business panel led by President Donald Trump, citing a need for leadership...
August 14, 2017 - 9:27am
August 10, 2017
Study: Medicaid expansion reduced reliance on federal income assistance
One of the spillover effects from states that expanded Medicaid was less reliance on federal income assistance known as Supplemental Security Income, or SSI.
August 10, 2017 - 9:17am
Trump's saber-rattling at North Korea sparks fears and puts China in a bind
We're in the midst of the most alarming escalation of rhetoric between the White House and Pyongyang since President Donald Trump took office. Trump startled observers at home and abroad on Tuesday with his warning to North Korea that further provocations would be met with "fire and...
August 10, 2017 - 7:08am
August 9, 2017
Wisconsin wouldn't break even on Foxconn deal until 2043
If the manufacturer doesn't employ the maximum number of Wisconsin residents — 13,000 — the state's break-even point would be pushed "well past" the year 2045, the estimate said.
August 9, 2017 - 10:13am
August 8, 2017
Rural volunteer responders dwindling
State lawmakers are considering changes to help rural communities keep a dwindling supply of volunteer first responders, even as some question...
August 8, 2017 - 7:00am
August 7, 2017
$646M bridge between Wisconsin, Minnesota open to traffic after 20-year battle
The completion of the mile long St. Croix Crossing caps a decades long battle between the St. Croix River's environmental legacy and the need for better infrastructure in one of the fastest growing parts of the state.
August 7, 2017 - 9:37am
August 4, 2017
Along for the ride
Riding a bike in Superior could be as easy as 1 (get the app and sign up), 2 (choose your bike), 3 (enjoy the ride).
August 4, 2017 - 8:07am
Hotline open for tracking West Nile
August is here and that means the continued presence of those pesky mosquitoes. As a reminder, the Dead Bird Reporting Hotline, (800) 433-1610, is active and remains open through Oct. 31. The hotline is available for Wisconsin residents to report sick or dead birds, and to facilitate...
August 4, 2017 - 7:00am
August 2, 2017
Trump signs Russian sanctions bill into law, White House says
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump has signed into law new sanctions against Russia that were passed overwhelmingly by Congress last week...
August 2, 2017 - 10:23am
August 1, 2017
Trump worked with Fox News to concoct DNC staffer story, lawsuit claims
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump collaborated with Fox News to concoct a story claiming a Democratic National Committee staffer was killed...
August 1, 2017 - 2:06pm
July 31, 2017
N.J. Governor Chris Christie accosts heckler in Milwaukee
NEW YORK - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie confronted a baseball fan who heckled him during a Sunday night game in Milwaukee, according to...
July 31, 2017 - 10:48am
July 28, 2017
Enjoy what the county has to offer
August is just around the corner and the weather is getting better again. Be sure to enjoy the rest of the summer around the county as we all know it goes quickly. Two government meetings are scheduled for next week: The Transportation and Infrastructure Committee meets at 9:30 a.m....
July 28, 2017 - 8:33am