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A legacy of laughter
DNR ends lake trout season early in Apostle Islands region
New age dawns for Lutherans, Catholics
SS Meteor takes first step toward national landmark designation
Man who died in fall at Superior hotel was an employee
Drougas does a little of everything in Superior's win over Merrill
Roe steps down as SHS girls basketball coach
Surging Brewers continue Western trek in San Francisco
Friday's Prep Football Scores - Aug. 18
Brewers’ Anderson, fresh off DL, faces Rockies
County should follow its rules
World faces many problems that need solutions
Signs of the times
Northwestern Wisconsin shut out of broadband grants
America must look into mirror of Charlottesville
Vote now for your favorite SBID pizza
Coletta Celebration of Life
Actor who wore monster suit to play first Godzilla dies aged 88
Actors Chris Pratt, Anna Faris announce they are separating
'Dancing with the Stars' looks to turn up the heat with potentially 'spicey' contestant
Angelina Jolie opens up on life after Brad Pitt and recent diagnosis
Frank Sinatra’s fourth wife Barbara dies at age 90
Dennis & Judy Longshore and Stanley & Jeanie Longshore
Sherry and Joe Mackiewicz
Jerry and Linda Williams
Joe and Sue Hudacek
Elizabeth "Beth" Harvey
Linda M. Howard
Bernard F. LaValley
Catherine A. 'Kate' Sclavi
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
July 28, 2017
Scammers tap hotline to target seniors information
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General recently announced its hotline telephone number is being used to obtain personal information. The scammers represent themselves as hotline employees and alter the appearance of the caller ID to make it look...
July 28, 2017 - 8:35am
July 11, 2017
Wisconsin tax cuts benefit top 1 percent
The analysis reviewed the combined effect of 13 personal income, corporate income and property tax cuts passed between 2011 and 2016 that reduce state revenue by $1.7 billion this year.
July 11, 2017 - 10:09am
June 23, 2017
Bill would restrict referendums
Recurring referendums could become a thing of the past for Wisconsin schools if legislation currently under consideration moves forward. Public hearings were held June 15 on bills in the Wisconsin Assembly and Senate that would eliminate recurring referendums and convert those already...
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
June 16, 2017
Minn. historical society hosts presentation on grant availability
The Minnesota Historical Society's Grants Office holds a presentation 10 a.m. to noon June 27 at the St. Louis County Culture & Heritage Center, 506 W. Michigan St. These public presentations provide an overview, information and updates about competitive grants available through the...
June 16, 2017 - 7:00am
April 28, 2017
Unemployment drops locally, statewide
In Superior, unemployment dropped to 4.4 percent in March, down from 5.1 percent in February and 5.2 percent in March of last year.
April 28, 2017 - 5:15am
April 21, 2017
Superior companies lose bids for schools to Duluth firms
Bill Stack's office at Stack Brothers in Superior is a flutter of paperwork on most days.
April 21, 2017 - 8:17am
Northland weighs in on state budget
SPOONER, Wis. — Northland residents took the opportunity to weigh in Tuesday on the Wisconsin state budget. Members of the legislative Joint Committee on Finance traveled to Spooner High School to spend the day taking testimony from the public on the state's proposed two-year...
April 21, 2017 - 7:00am
April 18, 2017
Savings enhance transportation projects
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) has realized let savings over the course of the state fiscal year.
April 18, 2017 - 8:25am
April 14, 2017
Tax-deeded properties available for sale
Each year tax-delinquent properties are added to the list of available land for sale by Douglas County.
April 14, 2017 - 7:21am
March 10, 2017
Council rejects consulting contract
Superior's City Council likes the idea of setting priorities to guide its budget process.
March 10, 2017 - 8:02am
Fish and Game League offers scholarships
The Fish and Game League of Douglas County is offering two scholarships designed to help support the post-secondary educational goals of graduating high school students. Each $1,000 scholarship may be used for tuition or other educational expenses. They will be awarded upon proof...
March 10, 2017 - 7:00am
February 28, 2017
Governor's proposal threatens UWS clubs
Allowing students to opt-out of allocable segregated fees would save them up to $115.42 per year. Some say it would also gut the culture.
February 28, 2017 - 8:46am
Woman charged for falsifying loan information
A Superior cash loan business employee is facing criminal charges for allegedly providing loans to people with false bank and employment information in exchange for a cut of the money.
February 28, 2017 - 8:35am
February 21, 2017
Former postal worker sentenced for mail theft
A former postal worker from Prentice, Wis., was sentenced Feb. 14 for stealing mail, according to John W. Vaudreuil, U.S. attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin. Belinda Chizek, 47, was sentenced to two years of probation and a $3,000 fine for felony mail theft of $500. Chizek...
February 21, 2017 - 7:00am