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Winter storm warning issued for most of the Northland
Updated: SMS event focuses on drug abuse trends, treatment
Snow winding down this morning; another storm expected this weekend
Tax bills clear assembly, giving payments to parents, Kimberly-Clark Corp.
Assembly approves increased penalties for illegal gun purchases, drunken driving
United States rock Sweden to win first gold medal (updated)
Yellowjacket men hold solid lead after day one of UMAC Indoor Championship
Flaherty suffers first loss at state wrestling tournament
Tigers' Kirkpatrick goes 1-1 Friday at state
Prep Playoffs - Feb. 23
Act now on guns: it's overdue
Kicking us when we are down
Winter Olympics, big thrills and big air
We must admit it: This is who we are
Legislators: Give Superior permission to grow
Bong Center hosts poetic pilot
Students perform at concert music festival
Meals on Wheels seeks volunteers for a day
Critter Harbor holds fundraiser at VIP
Jazz concert benefits breast cancer prevention
UWS performance shows 'Children of the Holocaust'
Frolic to relieve cabin fever
NFL Draft to air on FOX, reports say
'Hamilton' kicks off season at the Orpheum in Minneapolis
John Ahlberg Myers
Supporting Denny McNamara
Patricia Ann Carlson
Loretta Mae Rose
Steven D. Eastman
Jessica Rae Smith
Gail R. Peterson
Study: Proposal to remodel Telemark would succeed
Resort courd draw national recognition as envisioned.
October 24, 2017 - 8:19am
August 23, 2017
Pickup strikes paramedic responding to emergency in Sawyer County
No injuries were reported in a two-vehicle crash this morning near Hayward involving a pickup truck and a Sawyer County paramedic responding...
August 23, 2017 - 2:30pm
June 13, 2017
Storm leaves thousands without power in northern Wisconsin
In Sawyer County, the storms also washed out roads and caused a number of closures.
June 13, 2017 - 9:26am
September 20, 2016
EAB found in Sawyer County quarantine in process
Emerald ash borer has been confirmed in Sawyer County, the second most northern location in Wisconsin to date. The county will be quarantined. Douglas County is the northernmost county quarantined after the pest was discovered in Superior in 2013.
September 20, 2016 - 7:00am
August 28, 2015
Excessive force claims are excessive farce
Mark Kelsey Sawyer County sheriff
August 28, 2015 - 7:00am
June 26, 2015
Hayward trio plead guilty to importing bath salts
Three Hayward residents face federal prison for importing bath salts to the United States from China.
June 26, 2015 - 7:00am
February 14, 2014
Sawyer County man sentenced for tax fraud scheme
A Sawyer County man will spend six years in federal prison for stealing from the Internal Revenue Service.
February 14, 2014 - 10:33am
December 3, 2013
Sawyer County man pleads guilty to stolen identity tax fraud
A man from Exeland, Wis., pleaded guilty last week to allegations he stole from the U.S. Treasury by stealing the identity of others, according to U.S. Attorney John W. Vaudreuil of the Western District of Wisconsin. Jason T. Procknow, 40, entered the plea in U.S. District Court...
December 3, 2013 - 7:00am
September 19, 2013
Severe thunderstorm watch issued for parts of the Northland
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for parts of the Northland until 4 p.m. today, for the possibility of storms that may produce large hail and damaging winds. The watch includes all of Northwestern Wisconsin, as well as Pine County in Minnesota....
September 19, 2013 - 8:55am
September 15, 2013
Mountain biking: Matter claims fifth Chequamegon Fat Tire title
Brian Matter of Sheboygan, Wis., became the first five-time winner at the Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival on Saturday, edging TJ Woodruff of Prescott, Ariz., by four seconds in the 40-mile race from Hayward to Cable. Matter, who previously won in 2004, 2009, 2010 and 2011, gained an...
September 15, 2013 - 9:30am
September 13, 2013
Over 3,000 bikers to race in the 31st annual Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival
More than 3,000 mountain bike riders will flock to Hayward, Cable and the trails in between this weekend for the 31st annual Chequamegon Fat...
September 13, 2013 - 5:00am
September 11, 2013
Judge rules Telemark lodge abandoned, speeds foreclosures
A Bayfield County judge has ruled that the historic Telemark Lodge and Resort has been abandoned and that foreclosure should be sped up. As dire as that may sound, it's actually good news for Telemark. The lodge, built in 1972, is the starting point for the American Birkebeiner,...
September 11, 2013 - 9:35am
August 27, 2013
Body of Hayward drowning victim recovered from Sawyer County, Wis., lake
The body of a 41-year-old Hayward man reported to have drowned in Lac Courte Oreilles Lake in Sawyer County Saturday was found in the lake Sunday morning by a dive team. Arthur J. Schmock was found at 9:38 a.m. The Sawyer County Sheriff's Office received a call about a drowning...
August 27, 2013 - 11:13am
Storms in Northland prompt tornado warnings, drop torrential rain
Strong storms moved across parts of the Northland on Monday night and early Tuesday morning, bringing torrential rainfall to some areas and prompting several tornado warnings. The tornado warnings -- for the Cable and Seeley areas in Northwestern Wisconsin, and in areas west and...
August 27, 2013 - 7:35am
June 7, 2013
Why foreclosing on Telemark Lodge might see it open sooner
Foreclosure against the operators of Telemark Lodge in Cable has been filed in Bayfield County Court. One of the key players says that just brings them closer to selling the storied resort. The historic 150-room lodge closed in March, one of several times over the past decade that...
June 7, 2013 - 10:32am