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February 22, 2017
Transportation secretary Ross calls for ‘culture change’ in department
Lawmakers held a hearing Tuesday on a tough transportation department audit that came out last month. The audit found the department underestimated costs of 16 ongoing major highway projects by about $3 billion and has failed to meet its own performance metrics in recent years.
February 22, 2017 - 8:44am
February 3, 2017
Superior cops can't enforce Government Center parking violations
Two days after Christmas, Superior Police Officer Gary Gothner wrote a ticket for a black pickup truck that was parked in an area at the government...
February 3, 2017 - 8:30am
January 24, 2017
Board approves ATV routes
The Douglas County Board on Thursday night approve three ATV runs on county highways, including a route that leads to a bar on County Highway P that has drawn concern from people who live in the area.
January 24, 2017 - 8:18am
January 20, 2017
Postal rates rise for 2017
The cost to mail a letter will jump 2 cents, starting Sunday. A call to the Superior Post Office on Thursday confirmed the cost of a first-class mail stamp will rise from 47 to 49 cents beginning Sunday. Postal employees also said that international stamps will rise from $1.15 to...
January 20, 2017 - 7:00am
January 6, 2017
Fraser reaches agreement to improve safety
Fraser Shipyards Inc. announced today that it has reached an agreement with the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration to improve...
January 6, 2017 - 8:33am
Panel approves ATV routes
After a review of practices in other counties regarding all-terrain vehicles, Douglas County’s Transportation and Infrastructure Committee decided against moving ahead with a moratorium.
January 6, 2017 - 8:31am
City closes Billings Drive
Billings Drive between North 42nd Street and Highway 105 closes for the winter starting Monday.
January 6, 2017 - 8:19am
Wisconsin crash reports must be filed online
Effective Jan. 1, drivers who need to submit a "Driver Report of Crash" form must submit it online to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation at www.wisconsindot.gov/Pages/safety/crsh-rpt/default.aspx. The Driver Report of Crash in paper form will no longer be available for completing...
January 6, 2017 - 7:00am
January 3, 2017
Study finds toll roads would help fill Wisconsin’s road funding gaps
A new study released by the state suggests toll roads could be part of the answer to Wisconsin's transportation funding woes.
January 3, 2017 - 9:30am
December 30, 2016
Council increases funding for Belknap project
Bids for the reconstruction of Belknap Street came in higher than expected.
December 30, 2016 - 8:12am
December 16, 2016
Plan for Duluth-Superior ports adopted
The Metropolitan Interstate Council on Wednesday adopted the plan to ensure the future of the Twin Ports maritime industry.
December 16, 2016 - 8:53am
December 13, 2016
No injuries reported in truck-train crash
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office responded to a train-truck crash in Hawthorne on Monday afternoon.
December 13, 2016 - 12:06pm
December 9, 2016
Cleanup plan comes together at Fraser
A plan to clean up Howard's Pocket is nearing completion; work could get underway next year.
December 9, 2016 - 1:46pm
Council OKs higher fees on towing
The Superior City Council on Tuesday approved a change in its ordinances that allows towing operators to charge up to $25 per day for vehicles left on their lot following a tow.
December 9, 2016 - 8:18am
Fatalities caused by drugged drivers soar
MADISON — Wisconsin's opioid epidemic is driving an increase in motorists who are impaired behind the wheel. State Department of Transportation officials estimate about a full quarter of people pulled over for impaired driving are on drugs, and while alcohol remains the main...
December 9, 2016 - 7:00am