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Search officials outraged after St. Croix yacht 'missing man' didn't tell authorities he was safe
Superior ranks high for business-friendly
Duluth man faces first hearing in connection with New Year’s homicide
Authorities uncover couple's 'sex room' in Minn. sexual assault case
20 measles cases prompt warning from Minnesota officials
Tuesday's Local Scores - April 25
Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports
Spartans-Hawks rained out
Drummond doubles up Solon Springs
Brewers’ Thames looks to keep pounding Reds
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
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
‘Happy Days’ star Erin Moran dies at 56
Bill Nye on new Netflix show's subject matter: 'Science is political'
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May 1, 2015
Tourism continues climb in Douglas County
According to figures by the Wisconsin Department of Tourism, Douglas County experienced an almost 5 percent increase in direct visitor spending in 2014 over 2013.
May 1, 2015 - 12:30pm
April 10, 2015
Apostle Islands celebrates century of National Park Service
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore joins parks, programs and partners across the country to encourage everyone to find their park and share their stories online at FindYourPark.com. Launched by the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation, Find Your Park is a public...
April 10, 2015 - 7:00am
March 20, 2015
Spaghetti eating contest fuels international trip
Superior High School sophomores Ayla Androsky, Olivia Anderson-Petroske and Ashton Linnum are preparing to become student ambassadors.
March 20, 2015 - 9:45am
February 16, 2015
Students send thanks, love to troops overseas
With stickers, hearts and glue, students at Cathedral School sent support to soldiers they’ve never met. “We’re just making cards for...
February 16, 2015 - 9:01am
February 10, 2015
Wisconsin chef's pastry cookbook doles out tips for Americans in Paris
By Dorene Internicola NEW YORK, Feb 10 (Reuters) - Pastry chef and cooking school owner Susan M. Holding was a nurse who liked to bake at home until the arrival of an admissions packet from Le Cordon Bleu's pastry program in Paris changed her life. Six month after being accepted...
February 10, 2015 - 9:55am
February 5, 2015
Public health officials monitor individual presenting Ebola-like symptoms in Madison
Shamane Mills, Wisconsin Public Radio Madison-area health officials are monitoring a person who traveled to a West African country where Ebola is present. The unnamed traveler was hospitalized earlier this week for observation. The person was experiencing symptoms consistent...
February 5, 2015 - 8:54am
January 23, 2015
Truck drivers in short supply
Danielle Kaeding Wisconsin Public Radio Truck drivers are in short supply, according to industry officials. Truckload Carriers Association Safety and Policy Director David Heller said the industry is seeing a shortage of 30,000 drivers nationwide. "It’s an...
January 23, 2015 - 7:00am
January 22, 2015
Lawmakers try once more to raise highway speed limits
Wisconsin lawmakers are trying to raise the speed limit so it matches surrounding states.
January 22, 2015 - 11:34am
January 16, 2015
Singer Sarah Brightman preparing for space station visit
British singer Sarah Brightman is expected to blast off in October for a 10-day stay on the International Space Station, NASA said on Thursd...
January 16, 2015 - 8:39am
Robot flies to Germany as airline passenger from Los Angeles
A humanoid robot with a head, hands and feet and wearing stylish red sneakers boarded a flight for Germany at Los Angeles International Airport...
December 16, 2014 - 9:50am
December 9, 2014
Lighthouse transfer nears completion
The transfer of the Ashland Harbor Breakwater Light from the U.S. Coast Guard to the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is included in the National Defense Authorization Act for 2015. The measure will preserve the lighthouse constructed in 1915 and listed on the National Registry...
December 9, 2014 - 7:00am
November 4, 2014
Space tourism set back by accident, industry still sees lift off
The wait for paying passengers to see Earth from the vantage point of space looked a lot longer on Friday, following the fatal crash of Virgin Galactic’s first spaceship, but aspiring space tourists did not appear to be lining up for refunds.
November 4, 2014 - 9:38am
October 21, 2014
‘We’ve got their backs here’
The company of nearly 100 soldiers left behind parents, siblings, children and spouses to deploy overseas. After training in Fort Bliss, Texas,...
October 21, 2014 - 12:01pm
Wisconsinites decide constitutional funding for transportation
When voters head to the polls Nov. 4, Wisconsinites weigh in on constitutionally protecting the state’s transportation fees. The state-collected fees, primarily registration fees and the state gas tax, are supposed to go to maintain the transportation system. However, between...
October 21, 2014 - 7:00am
October 16, 2014
Superior sends off soldiers with pride
There were smiles and tears at Wednesday’s send-off ceremony for the 950th Engineer Company. Kristi Hutton of Summit wiped away tears as...
October 16, 2014 - 4:30pm