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Zoo offers free admission to military families this summer
Countdown to library reopening begins
Minnesota passes Wisconsin in total jobs, U.S. Bureau of Labor statistics reports
No citations issued in Superior car-pedestrian accident
State of Wisconsin, city of Milwaukee urge trauma-informed care
City celebrates migratory birds with hike, speaker
City celebrates migratory birds with hike, speaker
Tiger baseball team finishes second in HON
Burdick tops Proctor Speedway super stocks
Spartans' Burger advances to sectional golf meet
AARP urges push for 10-year extension of SeniorCare
Strengthened diplomacy is path toward peace
FACT offers meaningful experience
Debt imperils our republic
Instability worth supporting
Memorial Day ceremonies
Remembering the fallen, allies on Memorial Day
Minn. brothers share rare distinction of earning every Boy Scout badge
Happy Golden Birthday Allen
Acts set for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
SHS performs 'The Sound of Music'
Performance rescheduled after refinery fire
Library closes for construction
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April 6, 2018
Madison, La Crosse officials push back on Trump fuel efficiency rollback
Two Wisconsin cities are pushing back on the federal government’s move to roll back fuel efficiency standards for cars.
April 6, 2018 - 9:15am
March 27, 2018
Advocates push for better coverage of weight loss surgery for public workers
Proponents of bariatric surgery say procedure can curb weight-related diseases.
March 27, 2018 - 9:47am
CWD result quarantines Washington, Bayfield county deer farms
A Bayfield County deer farm was placed under quarantine this month in connection with the discovery of chronic wasting disease at a deer farm...
March 27, 2018 - 8:26am
March 23, 2018
Superior beauty business lands Glamour spot
A home-based Superior business is receiving international exposure for its organic beauty products. A face cleanser created by Lenora Organics,...
March 23, 2018 - 8:11am
DNR announces first state elk hunt in northern Wisconsin this fall
After a 20-year reintroduction effort in northern Wisconsin, the state Department of Natural Resources holds the state's first ever elk hunt near Clam Lake this fall. Elk were first reintroduced in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in 1995 when 25 animals were brought in from...
March 23, 2018 - 7:55am
March 9, 2018
How the cold affects insects
Even with the bitterly cold temperatures in Wisconsin over the winter, forest pests handle cold snaps just fine. Here are some examples of what it would take to have an impact on some of our insect pests:
March 9, 2018 - 8:21am
March 6, 2018
Cleansweep announces spring hazardous waste collections
The Northwest Cleansweep hazardous waste "milk run" program, which is designed to accept hazardous wastes from municipalities, businesses and schools from the 10-county region of northern Wisconsin, announced registration for the spring 2018 collection. Items accepted include fluorescent...
March 6, 2018 - 7:54am
February 27, 2018
Elusive light comes from solar plane dustup
With two full moons and the spring equinox, what's not to love about March? The first full moon arrives at 6:51 p.m. on the 1st, barely an hour after moonrise and just a couple of days after perigee, its closest approach to Earth in a lunar cycle. This means it'll rise about as round...
February 27, 2018 - 8:06am
February 23, 2018
Wardens, wildlife biologists work together to free two locked bucks
It was Sunday night, three days before Valentine's Day, when Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Conservation Warden Alex Brooks got a...
February 23, 2018 - 8:02am
February 20, 2018
Making Waves looks at invasion of Great Lakes
Join Tim Campbell, aquatic invasive species outreach specialist for UW-Extension and Wisconsin Sea Grant, for a free screening of the two-hour documentary, "Making Waves: Battle for the Great Lakes," followed by a short question-and-answer session. The screening takes place 6:30-9:30...
February 20, 2018 - 7:49am
February 9, 2018
Lake Superior Magazine announces photo contest winners
The winners of the 23rd annual Lake Superior Photo Contest includes a Superior man among the top winners.
February 9, 2018 - 3:09pm
Columnar jointing: Something familiar in a far-off place
It was late in the afternoon by the time we'd completed the scenic drive through Yosemite National Park. We'd been distracted by the looming face of Half Dome, panoramic views, lunch by a sparkling stream, neon green wolf lichens and the sweet, butterscotch scent of sun-warmed ponderosa...
February 9, 2018 - 8:25am
UWS swims into cancer research
Small fish are providing a big research opportunity for students at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. Assistant professor of biology Jenean...
February 9, 2018 - 8:12am
February 6, 2018
Green Bay looks to hire someone to address rat problem
If approved, the new employee would focus on "conditions conducive to rats," thus freeing up full-time inspectors for other areas of concern.
February 6, 2018 - 10:28am
January 26, 2018
Plan for beach restoration goes public
Three small beaches could become one according to a preliminary plan to restore the beach on Barker's Island.
January 26, 2018 - 9:04am