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September 21, 2016
Walker seeks federal aid for farmers in Ashland, Bayfield, Iron counties
Gov. Scott Walker is asking United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to issue a disaster declaration for northern Wisconsin farmers who were affected by July storms and flooding.
September 21, 2016 - 8:50am
September 19, 2016
Data shows Wisconsin summer fourth wettest on record
Avory Brookins Wisconsin Public Radio Wisconsin’s average rainfall this summer was among the highest ever, according to data recently released by the National Centers for Environmental Information. Statewide, about 16 inches of rain fell in Wisconsin from June to August, which...
September 19, 2016 - 8:51am
September 14, 2016
Do higher water temperatures mean fewer walleye in Wisconsin lakes?
Walleye numbers expected to drop, largemouth bass population likely to increase.
September 14, 2016 - 9:19am
August 19, 2016
Planning agency seeks storm damage information
Beginning on July 11 several homes, businesses and roads stretching across Ashland, Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Iron, Price, Sawyer and Washburn counties sustained varying levels of damage due to flooding and high winds.
August 19, 2016 - 7:00am
August 9, 2016
Bad River repairs homes, cleans pow wow grounds
The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa was one of the communities hit hardest by flooding from a July storm that soaked northern Wisconsin. Efforts are underway to repair homes and maintain the band's traditions.
August 9, 2016 - 9:14am
Foundation establishes emergency fund for Ashland, Bayfield nonprofits
The Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation created the 2016 Natural Disaster Immediate Response Fund to support area nonprofits with grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 in response to recent flooding and wind damage in Ashland and Bayfield counties. The funds are designed to help...
August 9, 2016 - 7:00am
Cleanup awards help Ashland's waterfront
Several properties in the northern community of Ashland are poised for redevelopment with the help of cleanup awards from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The awards are a mix of grants and contractor services totaling nearly $450,000 to help clean up contaminated properties...
August 9, 2016 - 7:00am
July 22, 2016
Storm, heat hit Northland
Extreme weather has been the norm in the Northland for the past few weeks.
July 22, 2016 - 7:35am
July 21, 2016
Cooling centers open throughout Douglas County
Douglas County is opening cooling centers to the community today and Friday to beat the dangerously hot weather that has been predicted.
July 21, 2016 - 11:00am
July 20, 2016
Beat the heat
With temperatures expected to reach into the mid-90s Thursday and Friday, state health officials are urging everyone to “beat the heat.”
July 20, 2016 - 8:38am
July 19, 2016
Driving past barriers proves fatal for motorist
A woman died from injuries she received this morning after driving into a washed-out portion of State Highway 63 just north of Grand View that...
July 19, 2016 - 11:44am
July 15, 2016
Ashland County man found dead in floodwaters
An Ashland County man was found dead early Thursday in the floodwaters of the Marengo River, bringing the death total from this week’s storms in the Northland to three.
July 15, 2016 - 9:13am
July 14, 2016
Major rescue effort saved life of Bayfield County deputy swept away in flood
More than 20 people worked to rescue Bayfield County sheriff's deputy David Dawson Monday night, as he clung to a tree after his vehicle was...
July 14, 2016 - 10:19am
July 13, 2016
Flooding washes out Northern Wisconsin roads, leads to a fatal accident in Bayfield County
Nearly $1 million in damages estimated in Ashland and Bayfield counties.
July 13, 2016 - 11:18am
Flooding closes Douglas County roads, surrounding areas
Flooding led to road closings in Douglas, Bayfield, Ashland, Washburn and Sawyer counties this morning.
July 13, 2016 - 5:58am