Skip to main content
Warrant filed in Bennett gun case
Wisconsin business, founder fined for conspiring to defraud U.S.
Superior house fire causes $5K damage
Pieces fall in place for Belknap project
Milwaukee leaders react to killing of city employee
Stowers towers over competition
Gustafson reaches milestone in Iowa win
Wisconsin looks to keep run going versus Florida
Stroman, USA shut down Puerto Rico to win WBC
United States edge Japan to reach first WBC final
Elm's skills will serve city well
Dems weigh in on nonpartisan races
Manage resources for all
AHCA adds to health care costs
Mayor Hagen endorses Fennessey
Luostari Thank You
Arts festival open to all students in Douglas County
CBS, 'Young & the Restless' top daytime Emmy Award nominations
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
Spice Girl Mel B files for divorce from husband of nearly 10 years
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
Nancy (Hermanson) Kelleher
James "Jim" E. Norkunas
Andrew "Andy" Mikrot
Patricia E. Erickson
March 21, 2017
Council weighs restoration plan for Wisconsin Point
Now it's a matter of implementing the plan.
March 21, 2017 - 8:19am
March 10, 2017
Council approves cleanup role
The city of Superior is lending its support — and a long-closed landfill on Wisconsin Point — to a plan to clean up Howard's Pocket despite opposition from the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.
March 10, 2017 - 7:56am
March 8, 2017
Local leaders fear proposed cuts to EPA, Great Lakes cleanup program
Great Lakes mayors say the Trump administration's proposed 25 percent cut to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's budget could have disastrous effects on water quality and the regional economy.
March 8, 2017 - 9:47am
January 10, 2017
Agreement reached for cleanup of Ashland Superfund site
Northern States Power will design, construct and implement the cleanup of contaminated sediments in Chequamegon Bay at an approximate cost of $42 million. The cleanup is expected to take up to two years.
January 10, 2017 - 1:28pm
January 5, 2017
Woman rescued after allegedly crashing into Lake Superior, later charged
A 48-year-old Ironwood, Mich., woman was charged with operating while intoxicated after allegedly driving her car off a dead-end road and onto...
January 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
December 23, 2016
Congress, president off WIIN for Great Lakes
The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative is pleased the United States Congress passed and President Obama signed into law the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act.
December 23, 2016 - 6:00am
December 22, 2016
Historical Society donates fishing tug to Knife River
After sitting on the shore of Agate Bay in Two Harbors for 26 years, the fishing tug Crusader II was lifted off its supports, placed on a trailer...
December 22, 2016 - 8:58am
December 16, 2016
Plan for Duluth-Superior ports adopted
The Metropolitan Interstate Council on Wednesday adopted the plan to ensure the future of the Twin Ports maritime industry.
December 16, 2016 - 8:53am
December 14, 2016
WPT airs Ojibwe histories
Storytellers from each of 11 sovereign nations located in Wisconsin — and one nation whose sovereign status is no longer recognized by the federal government — share the unique histories of their people and communities in the Wisconsin Public Television series of "Tribal...
December 14, 2016 - 11:10am
December 9, 2016
Cleanup plan comes together at Fraser
A plan to clean up Howard's Pocket is nearing completion; work could get underway next year.
December 9, 2016 - 1:46pm
November 3, 2016
Wreck found along 'outlandishly' remote stretch of Lake Superior shore
His ship sunk, his belongings gone but for the clothes on his back, L.S. Upson surveyed the scene along the remote shore of Lake Superior 100...
November 3, 2016 - 11:07am
September 14, 2016
Blue-green algae spotted again on Lake Superior
Blooms spied near Apostle Island sea caves, no evidence of toxins.
September 14, 2016 - 9:15am
‘Spectacularly intact’: Two masts, rigging intact on 119-year-old shipwreck near Apostle Islands
The aged Antelope may have been one of the most venerable vessels on the Great Lakes, but it was living up to its fleet-footed namesake on that...
September 14, 2016 - 9:08am
March 22, 2016
NERR works toward stewardship goals
When former Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle nominated the headwaters of Lake Superior to be the nation’s 28th and the Great Lakes’ second National Estuarine Research Reserve, the goal was preservation of the Great Lakes. The designation, accepted in 2010, is accomplishing that and more...
March 22, 2016 - 7:00am
October 23, 2015
Fednav launches first ship with ballast water treatment system
Fednav, the largest international operator in the Great Lakes/Saint Lawrence Seaway System, announced in April that it would equip 12 of its...
October 23, 2015 - 5:46pm