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Spooner seeks funds to place Tomb of the Unknown Soldier replica
An exact replica of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier may soon rest in Spooner. The City of Spooner Veterans Memorial Committee and Washburn County Veterans Service Office have launched a Gofundme campaign to raise money needed to build a setting for the tomb in the city's Waterfront...
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April 21, 2017
Northland weighs in on state budget
SPOONER, Wis. — Northland residents took the opportunity to weigh in Tuesday on the Wisconsin state budget. Members of the legislative Joint Committee on Finance traveled to Spooner High School to spend the day taking testimony from the public on the state's proposed two-year...
April 21, 2017 - 7:00am
April 19, 2017
Trump vows to back U.S. dairy farmers in Canada trade spat
President Donald Trump promised to defend American dairy farmers who have been hurt by Canada’s protectionist trade practices, during a visit...
April 19, 2017 - 12:12pm
April 18, 2017
Student budgeting gets real
Jordan Herman spent Wednesday morning stretching his $36,430 annual chef's salary to meet the needs of a young family.
April 18, 2017 - 8:26am
Savings enhance transportation projects
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) has realized let savings over the course of the state fiscal year.
April 18, 2017 - 8:25am
April 17, 2017
New leader takes reins at Bong Center
The Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center welcomes new executive director, Hayes Scriven.
April 17, 2017 - 8:04am
April 14, 2017
Wisconsin man accused of sending manifesto to Trump arrested after manhunt
A Wisconsin man accused of stealing an arsenal of weapons from a gun shop and sending an anti-government manifesto to President Donald Trump...
April 14, 2017 - 9:44am
Douglas County dispatcher earns state award
The Douglas County Communication Center resembled the Bat Cave on Tuesday, decked out with balloons and streamers in Batman's signature black...
April 14, 2017 - 8:23am
April 13, 2017
State health rankings place Douglas at 52 out of 72
This year the rankings took a closer look at premature deaths — or deaths that occur among people under age 75.
April 13, 2017 - 2:45pm
April 11, 2017
Multiple agencies meet over northern Wisconsin birch thefts
Demand for the wood is high to satisfy buyers looking to spruce up their home décor.
April 11, 2017 - 1:37pm
April 10, 2017
Search continues for Wis. man, considered armed and dangerous, who sent manifesto to Trump
Police searching for a Wisconsin man considered armed and dangerous stepped up patrols on Sunday at churches near his home because of anti-religious...
April 10, 2017 - 8:26am
April 7, 2017
Mobile Vietnam memorial wall coming to Superior
A traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be on display in Superior this summer. Halvor Lines hosts "The Wall That Heals" July 20-22. It is a smaller version of the memorial in the nation's capital, which is one of the most-visited — with...
April 7, 2017 - 7:00am
April 4, 2017
Leaders break ground for Belknap
Superior Mayor Bruce Hagen capped off his years in office Monday by breaking ground for the $23 million U.S. Highway 2, Belknap Street, reconstruction...
April 4, 2017 - 7:21am
March 31, 2017
Funding available for septic system repairs
Funding for septic system repairs is available to Wisconsin residents through the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development Home Repair Loan and Grant Program.
March 31, 2017 - 7:00am
March 29, 2017
Thieves illegally cutting birch saplings in Minnesota and Wisconsin woods
DULUTH, Minn.—Law enforcement officials in northern Wisconsin and northern Minnesota say there's been a recent rash of illegal cutting...
March 29, 2017 - 9:09pm