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Albino deer found shot in Douglas County
Three sentenced in cyber fraud schemes involving more than $17M
County plow driver jumps fence, saves woman from fire
State deaths from alcohol, drug, suicide predicted to increase 39 percent over next decade
Thanksgiving dinner at lowest price since 2010
Spartan girls fall to Western Wisconsin
This is one of the most incredible encounters you'll see between a hunter and a deer
Spartan girls drop opener
PREVIEW: Spartan girls hockey roster includes 20 players
French president naïve about UN climate science body
Good government is everybody's business
Wisconsin loses again
Special interests rule state
Salt in the wound
Happy Birthday Trevor
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Grammy-winning musician pleads guilty in border crossing case
Trampoliiners launch, dodge and bounce at We3st Duluth's Planet 3 Extreme Air Park
Northland veterans react to Vietnam TV series
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
Duluth Central grad De'Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in 'Come from Away'
Ava Marie Erickson and Lauren Elizabeth Erickson
Vernon and Faye Jondreau
Emi Jane Canfield
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Robert L. Wick
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October 24, 2017
Secretaries head north for governor's economic summit
Wisconsin Secretary of Tourism Stephanie Klett will be in Douglas County to tour state parks during the Governor's Northern Economic and Community Development Summit in Trego, Wis. This summit brings state agencies together to discuss the unique challenges and opportunities of northern...
October 24, 2017 - 7:00am
July 21, 2017
Arts drive economies
Nonprofit arts across the nation is a $166 billion enterprise that supports 4.6 million full-time equivalent jobs and generates $27.5 billion...
July 21, 2017 - 7:00am
June 28, 2017
Help wanted, eh? Northwestern Ontario recruiting American workers
DULUTH, Minn. — Politely pouncing on American anxiety over politics and health care, the Canadian government is inviting U.S. residents...
June 28, 2017 - 5:27pm
May 30, 2017
Program focuses on construction trades
In the Chequamegon Bay region, construction accounts for 6 percent of the Gross Regional Product and is expected to see an employment increase of 18.2 percent by 2022. To address the demand of a growing industry for a talented and skilled workforce, the Northwest Wisconsin Workforce...
May 30, 2017 - 8:53am
December 23, 2016
Local unemployment up slightly in November
The Department of Workforce Development this week released the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates of unemployment and employment statistics for metro areas, major cities and counties in Wisconsin. The estimates include updates for October and preliminary estimates for November. Statewide,...
December 23, 2016 - 7:00am
October 4, 2016
Rough roads need fixing
With no increases planned in the state's next biennial budget for transportation, city, town and county officials came together Thursday to discuss...
October 4, 2016 - 9:18am
September 20, 2016
Council seeks input on unemployment reform
The comments will help form the Council's legislative agenda during the following year.
September 20, 2016 - 8:35am
February 12, 2016
County plans for farming futures
Agriculture generates $98 million in economic activity in Douglas County, about 2.2 percent of the county’s total economic activity, according to a 2014 study by University of Wisconsin-Extension. It provides 696 jobs, creating work for 3.3 percent of the county’s workforce. However,...
February 12, 2016 - 7:00am
February 26, 2015
Documentary calls attention to economic inquity
The University of Wisconsin-Superior Gender Equity Resource Center featuring a film at 5 p.m. Feb. 26 on campus with the support of the United Way of Greater Duluth 2-1-1 program.
February 26, 2015 - 7:45am
February 6, 2015
Candidates weigh in on Superior’s economy
When voters head to the polls Feb. 17, they narrow the field of candidates vying to lead the city. Five candidates have stepped forward to serve as the city’s next mayor. Mayor Bruce Hagen is seeking his fifth term in office. Hagen served as the city’s mayor from 1975...
February 6, 2015 - 8:21am