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Board terminates two teachers
Airbnb owners roll out red carpet to make guests feel at home over Christmas
Lake Superior's last caribou herds: Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
Minn. day care owner's husband accused of sexually assaulting children
'Net neutrality' is likely to be rolled back: What it means for consumers
Wisconsin’s King to miss rest of season
TIGER ROUND-UP: NHS boys rebound
Sorensen notches hat trick in Spartan home opener
Packers keep Browns winless with furious comeback
College men's hockey: Bulldogs light up Mavericks to earn series split
Middle class loses with GOP tax plan
The Grinch who was bored with Christmas
Equal rights for women overdue
Reckless endangerment to the environment
Retailers pass tobacco checks
Advancement narrows the gap
Memorial Troy Wick
Tour Fairlawn after dark in holiday splendor
Students shine in ballet's 'Nutcracker' production
Miller Thank You
Nominations sought for book awards
LSC student artists to host 18th annual throw-a-thon
Don't miss gospel hour with Superior Singers
Jim Nabors, TV's the lovably naive Gomer Pyle, dies at 87
Two Minn. orchestras, Dylan earn Grammy nominations
Ava Marie Erickson and Lauren Elizabeth Erickson
Vernon and Faye Jondreau
Peter V. Golden
James K. Heim
Diane C. Hietala
Gary Edson Hooker
September 6, 2017
Siding with Democrats, President Trump agrees to 3-month debt-limit rise
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump, siding with Democrats over his fellow Republicans, said he agreed on Wednesday, Sept. 6, with lawmakers...
September 6, 2017 - 1:33pm
September 1, 2017
Baldwin proposes R&D tax credit reform
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin hit the mark — figuratively and literally — during a tour of FeraDyne Outdoors. During a tour of the archery accessory manufacturer's Poplar Avenue facility, the Wisconsin Democrat got a chance to test the company's products — arrows, scopes...
September 1, 2017 - 7:00am
August 29, 2017
Douglas County stands for workers' wages
The Douglas County Board took a stand against a budget proposal that would eliminate Wisconsin's 1931 prevailing wage law. The law, which requires employers to pay skilled trades for public projects what local workers are paid, would be repealed as part of the 2017-2019 biennial budget....
August 29, 2017 - 7:00am
August 22, 2017
Maple school district seeks community counsel
The School District of Maple Board of Education and administration host a community advisory committee meeting 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 6 in the Patricia Luostari Auditorium at Northwestern High School.
August 22, 2017 - 2:15pm
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