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‘A show of support’: Friends gather to let Superior family facing tremendous loss know they’re not alone
North Shore ski trail will allow fat-biking on trial basis
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
Huge Black Hills wildfire 53 percent contained
Trial looms in Duluth barroom dispute murder trial
Spartan girls down the Dockers, fall to Proctor
Spartan skaters win fifth straight
Packers officially activate QB Rodgers
Kolpack: In FCS football recruiting, geography is NDSU's friend, not foe
Preview: Packers at Panthers
Climate change concerns need solutions
National anthem brings teams together
Turkeys in the White House
Trickle down delivers for billionaires
Trickle down policies hurt seniors, low-income people
History theater hosts musical fundraiser
Discover lost railroad communities
Bong Center collects donations for veterans
Symphonic Band performs in Thorpe Langley
Nominations sought for book awards
LSC student artists to host 18th annual throw-a-thon
Don't miss gospel hour with Superior Singers
Ava Marie Erickson and Lauren Elizabeth Erickson
Vernon and Faye Jondreau
William G. Lehman
Robert "Bob" Kenneth Stein
Elizabeth Claire (Pelzer) Schmidt
Diane C. Hietala
Planning could hold key to disappearance of Flight MH370
Whether by accident or design, whoever reached across the dimly lit cockpit of a Malaysia Airlines jet and clicked off a transponder to make Flight MH370 vanish from controllers' radars flew into a navigational and technical black hole.
March 17, 2014 - 11:20am
March 10, 2014
Beat the crowd: Middle East, North Africa hotspots tout for tourists
It's a tough sell, but tour operators from locations considered among the world's most dangerous have been trying to drum up interest at the world's biggest travel fair, the ITB Berlin in the German capital.
March 10, 2014 - 9:02am
March 7, 2014
Winklevoss twins use bitcoins to book space trip
You can't spend bitcoins at Amazon.com or to pay your mortgage but, as the Winklevoss twins showed on Wednesday, you can use the digital currency...
March 7, 2014 - 9:06am
Snow, cold: Silver lining for shipping
MADISON — There is a silver lining to the severe winter for shippers as snow and cold temperatures have reversed decades-long declining levels on Lake Superior and the other Great Lakes, according to U.S. Army Corps of Engineer forecasters.
March 7, 2014 - 7:00am
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore generates millions locally
A new National Park Service report for 2012 shows 163,419 visitors to Apostle Islands National Lakeshore spend $24 million in communities surrounding the park. This spending supported 330 jobs in the local area. “Apostle Islands National Lakeshore provides premier cultural, natural...
March 7, 2014 - 7:00am
March 4, 2014
U.S. Coast Guard begins breaking ice in Twin Ports harbors
The United States Coast Guard start breaking ice in the ports of Duluth and Superior starting today in preparation for the 2014 shipping season. The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alder starts ice-breaking operations in the waters of the Duluth Harbor out to Lake Superior.
March 4, 2014 - 7:00am
February 19, 2014
Record numbers flock to ice caves
A series of record-breaking weekends has left the Apostles Islands National Lakeshore facing new challenges. Saturday, the national park that...
February 19, 2014 - 10:42am
January 20, 2014
County OKs plan to fix roads
Douglas County won’t go it alone when Superior Days delegates ask the Legislature to consider a new 0.5 percent sales tax to fix county roads. The measure approved Thursday night by the Douglas County Board makes raising the sales tax to repair roads an issue the delegation will...
January 20, 2014 - 5:24pm
December 3, 2013
Winter's first blast
Meteorologists say it's hard to tell if the upper Midwest will experience a mild or extremely cold winter, with little or a lot of snow. The...
December 3, 2013 - 7:00am
November 29, 2013
The wooden instrument lay unfinished for nearly a century, wrapped in yellowed newsprint. It made the journey from Chicago to Indiana, coming...
November 29, 2013 - 7:00am
November 27, 2013
Cold roads for Thanksgiving weekend
Thanksgiving travelers should plan for cold roads and plenty of traffic, say emergency officials. Many people across the state will be packing up their cars and hitting the road today or early on Thanksgiving Day. The AAA says Wednesday is traditionally the busiest travel day of...
November 27, 2013 - 2:59pm
State tourism department releases snow condition report
The Wisconsin Department of Tourism has officially launched its snow condition report, which tracks snow depth and whether cross-country ski trails around the state have been groomed or not. It also lists conditions on snowmobile trails and at downhill ski and snowboarding hills. Department...
November 27, 2013 - 8:46am
November 22, 2013
Soldier's solitary trek goes viral
Every Nov. 11, Sgt. Steven "Shrek" Schaefers makes a nine-mile trek from Brule to Iron River, American flag in hand. "I want people to see that...
November 22, 2013 - 7:00am
November 19, 2013
Superior native named frigate's last Sailor of the Year
A Superior native was honored as Sailor of the Year on the guided missile frigate USS Nicholas (FFG 47) earlier this month. Petty Officer 1st...
November 19, 2013 - 7:00am
November 1, 2013
Weather change helps tourists warm up to area
Despite the cold and sloppy spring Wisconsin resorts found their books full of reservations as summer finally made its way to the north woods. With record amounts of snow in April and into May, things started slowly. Lisa Marshall is with the Wisconsin Department of Tourism.
November 1, 2013 - 7:00am