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Unemployment drops locally, statewide
Power outage causes sewage overflow in Poplar
Duluth man faces first hearing in connection with New Year's homicide
Trade dispute may have mixed results for Wisconsin
Rash of smashed windows reported in Superior
Brewers’ Thames leaves game with tight hamstring
Packers sign six-time Pro Bowl G Evans to deal
Forget best player available: Packers must go defensive in draft
Preview: Raptors at Bucks
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Area residents shine in Spooner
National parks need maintenance
Taking a stand for the environment
Exposition district lobbying under way
We need to safeguard 'public' office
SS Meteor adds new exhibits
UWS bands show versatility in Thursday night performance
Conversations of the spooky kind
Douglas County marriage license applications
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dies at 73
Family ties test the unconventional 'Guardians of the Galaxy'
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Lively, Chastain, Chelsea Clinton honored for philanthropic work
Elna Linnea Lund
Raymond Joseph Wille
Jeanette Ann Heinbuch
Arlen Rue "Skip" Carlson
Paul August Jachim
April 4, 2017
Wisconsin looking to add 3K nurse aids through new program
In Wisconsin, one in seven caregiving staff positions is vacant. By 2040, the state’s 65 and older population is expected to increase 10 percent, according to DHS data.
April 4, 2017 - 7:33am
March 28, 2017
Superior welcomes new principals
For the first time in more than a decade, students at Superior High School and Four Corners Elementary School will see a new face in the principal's...
March 28, 2017 - 8:27am
March 24, 2017
Superior school race heats up
On April 4, newcomers Mary Smith-Johnson and Laura R. Gapske face off against incumbents Steven J. Stupak and Mary Klun for two available seats on the Superior School Board.
March 24, 2017 - 7:00am
Address: 1224 Lincoln St. Age: 66 years old Family: Husband, Rick and three adult children, all graduates of Superior school district Occupation: Retired county recycling coordinator Education: Graduate of UW-Stevens Point with a degree in elementary education
March 24, 2017 - 7:00am
March 23, 2017
Address: 1224 Lincoln St. Age: 66 years old Family: Husband, Rick and three adult children, all graduates of Superior school district Occupation: Retired county recycling coordinator Education: Graduate of UW-Stevens Point with a degree in elementary education Current community/civic...
March 23, 2017 - 2:20pm
Average student in Wisconsin graduates nearly $30K in debt
Cathy Sandeen, chancellor of University of Wisconsin Colleges and Extension, said that figure places Wisconsin slightly above the national average.
March 23, 2017 - 9:06am
March 21, 2017
Memo: Voucher schools receive more state funding per student
Private voucher schools would receive an additional $1,000 or more in state funding per student compared to public schools under Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget, although voucher school advocates say that only tells part of the story.
March 21, 2017 - 1:02pm
March 19, 2017
A night in the veterans museum
Camp Bong gets underway at 6 p.m. March 31, allowing children grades 2-6 and their parent or legal guardian the experience of camping inside the historical center for a night of fun and education.
March 19, 2017 - 9:57am
March 17, 2017
School Board weighs greener busing option
Plans are underway to trade in four 2009 buses for two new propane-fueled units.
March 17, 2017 - 9:17am
Cathedral weighs virtual Catholic high school
Catholic high school education may be returning to Superior, but not in brick-and-mortar form.
March 17, 2017 - 8:17am
Arts festival open to all students in Douglas County
For the first time, Douglas County 4-H's annual Cultural Arts Festival is open to all K-13 students in the county. The festival runs 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 22 at Northwestern Elementary School. There is no fee to participate and each entry will be judged and receive a premium...
March 17, 2017 - 7:00am
March 14, 2017
SHS poet earns statewide notice
The Superior High School senior self-published a book of 32 poems as her senior project. The finished product, "Becoming," is available online...
March 14, 2017 - 8:11am
March 10, 2017
Northland College honors indigenous people
In celebration of Indigenous Cultures Awareness Month, Northland College hosts a series of events next week, culminating the annual powwow, to promote understanding of Native American and indigenous culture. Events are free and open to the public.
March 10, 2017 - 10:31am
March 8, 2017
Family suicide leads to project on mental health
A Superior High School student aims to shed light on mental health issues in the area with her senior project, "Pain is real, but so is hope." Destiny Elliott hosts a community event where visitors can collect information and talk with agency representatives 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday...
March 8, 2017 - 11:02am
March 3, 2017
WITC students experience effects of aging
The goggles were an eye-opener for Cyndy Klinksiek. When she put them on, she caught a glimpse of what life was like for her parents.
March 3, 2017 - 8:46am