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January 13, 2017
Northern Wisconsin tribe wants Enbridge to remove pipeline from reservation
A northern Wisconsin tribe wants a Canadian energy firm to remove its pipeline from tribal reservation lands. The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has decided not to renew easements on some tracts of land with Enbridge Energy for a segment of pipeline crossing the reservation....
January 13, 2017 - 7:00am
UWS Foundation receives grant to help serve veterans, their families
The state is handing out a total of $250,000 in grant money to 42 nonprofit organizations that serve veterans and their families, including the University of Wisconsin-Superior Foundation. Governor Scott Walker announced the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) grants this...
January 13, 2017 - 7:00am
January 10, 2017
Programs helps home rehab
Douglas County has options to help low- to moderate-income homeowners make repairs to their houses.
January 10, 2017 - 8:20am
January 6, 2017
Ballots set for spring primary, election
Voters decide school board, city council and a special election to determine Superior's mayor for the next two years this spring.
January 6, 2017 - 8:22am
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
Red Cross issues emergency call for blood, platelet donations
The American Red Cross has a severe winter blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to make a donation appointment now and help save patient lives. Hectic holiday schedules for many regular blood donors contributed to about 37,000 fewer donations...
January 6, 2017 - 7:00am
January 3, 2017
UW System support for UW-Superior ends
The University of Wisconsin System provided roughly $3 million to UWS to offset budget cuts, tuition freezes and fewer students, but that assistance ended this year.
January 3, 2017 - 8:42am
Gubernatorial candidate focuses on saving children, ending abortion
A Solon Springs man is making a bid to be Wisconsin's next governor.
January 3, 2017 - 8:38am
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
Ross takes lead at WisDOT
Superior's former mayor is the next secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Gov. Scott Walker today announced that Department...
December 30, 2016 - 7:00am
December 27, 2016
Property tax projections show increase
This year's change is the largest since 2009-2010 when net property taxes rose 2.8 percent. However, it is similar to the 1.4 percent increases reported in 2012-13 and again last year.
December 27, 2016 - 10:51am
Some Wisconsin loggers holding off on timber harvests
Some northern Wisconsin loggers are putting off timber harvests. The prices for timber products they deliver have fallen over the past eight months. Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association executive director, Henry Schienebeck, said some loggers are holding off on harvesting...
December 27, 2016 - 8:06am
Cities look to voters, other sources to pay for services
Some Wisconsin cities are trying to find ways to maintain the same level of services in light of levy limits and rising costs. Superior has a balanced budget for 2017 at roughly $29 million, but costs increased by more than $600,000 from this year's budget. Superior Interim Mayor...
December 27, 2016 - 7:00am
December 22, 2016
Bayfield County man receives posthumous honor for heroism
A Bayfield County emergency medical technician who died trying to rescue his mother from their burning house has been posthumously honored with a Carnegie Medal for heroism. Dennis Swenson, 62, and his 95-year-old mother, Dorothy Swenson, perished in the May 2015 fire at their home...
December 22, 2016 - 5:06pm
December 20, 2016
Grantsburg couple sentenced for allowing meth distribution in their home
Richard Rognrud, 54, and Marilyn Rognrud, 64, Grantsburg, Wis., were sentenced Thursday by U.S. District Judge William M. Conley.
December 20, 2016 - 8:30am