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Icy roads, crashes widespread in Northland
DOJ identifies officers involved in Central Park shooting
Man rescues 3 hunters, 2 dogs after boat capsizes in frigid waters of Minnesota lake
Western Wisconsin woman dies after vehicle collides with horse
Superior voters can cast ballots early
Thielen, Murray come up big in Vikings' win over Arizona
Turner rallies Dodgers past Brewers with late homer to tie NLCS at 1-1
Pack, Rodgers seek healthy return vs. 49ers
Green Bay legend Jim Taylor dies at 83
WIAA Football Playoffs
Hydraulic fracking still misunderstood
Journalism under attack when needed most
Community journalism matters because communities matter
Time to stand up for a free press
Don't be fooled by tech industry push for federal privacy legislation
Gordon Township landline customers without 911 service
Elks throw Halloween bash for Challenge Center
Sleepout benefits Douglas County's homeless
HCE craft sale supports scholarships
Swenson remembered for Twin Ports philanthropy
Adam Thielen's cousin co-authors new book about his rise from small-town boy to NFL star
Awkward Duluth newscast banter lands on Jimmy Fallon
Harbormasters harmonies aid Habitat for Humanity
Fun of a spooky nature for all at the library
Concert commemorates WWI end
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
Virgil & Marilyn Nelson
Roger C. Postl
Justen Matthew LaFlamme
Shirley J. Baker
Edgar J. Terry
Robert Donald Meyer
October 2, 2015
County weighs conservation project
Federal funding could help Douglas County acquire land to help address a St. Louis River area of concern.
October 2, 2015 - 8:15am
May 29, 2015
County grants temporary approval to block Moccasin Mike Road
A gate that blocks access to Schaefer’s Beach and Dutchman’s Creek on Moccasin Mike Road will remain where it is — for now.
May 29, 2015 - 8:07am
December 6, 2013
Reward offered for information about Poplar bank robbery
A reward of $5,000 has been announced for information leading to an arrest in the Nov. 26 robbery of the National Bank of Commerce in Poplar, southeast of Superior on U.S. Highway 2. The reward is being offered by the Wisconsin Bankers Association and the National Bank of Commerce. The...
December 6, 2013 - 7:00am
November 12, 2013
Alcohol possible factor in Bong Bridge rollover
Alcohol may have been a contributing factor in a rollover accident off a Bong Bridge overpass Monday night. According to a Superior Police reports, the male driver was driving east on the Bong Bridge. As the road turned into an overpass at Susquehanna Avenue, the driver veered off...
November 12, 2013 - 2:59pm
October 11, 2013
Sheriff's Office meets with public to address crime wave
Burglaries and thefts are becoming an epidemic in Douglas County. Sheriff Tom Dalbec estimated that the Douglas County Sheriff's Office receives about two burglary or theft reports a day. "And those are the ones reported," he said. The thieves are making off with traditional targets...
October 11, 2013 - 7:00am
September 17, 2013
Superior man sentenced for battery
A Superior man will spend 45 days in jail for punching a fellow prisoner. Sean Richard Sanigar, 24, pleaded no contest Thursday in Douglas County Circuit Court to an amended count of misdemeanor battery Thursday. Along with the jail time, he was ordered to pay a fine and court costs...
September 17, 2013 - 7:00am
June 11, 2013
Man sentenced for sexual assault
A Superior man will spend 18 months on probation after child sex assault charges against him were amended. Justin Jeremy Cheever, 22, pleaded no contest May 31 in Douglas County Circuit Court to two counts of disorderly conduct. The charges were originally filed as first-degree...
June 11, 2013 - 7:00am
March 5, 2013
Opportunity sprouts in former school
A company aimed at providing modular homes is breathing new life into Maple Corner School. It could also boost to the town of Maple's economy...
March 5, 2013 - 7:00am
July 13, 2012
FEMA to assess northern Wisconsin damages from June flooding
A Federal Emergency Management Agency team is coming to northern Wisconsin next week for a preliminary assessment of the damage stemming from the June 19-20 storm that caused flooding in the region. The team is most likely to be here Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, said David Sletten,...
July 13, 2012 - 8:26am
June 19, 2012
Douglas County Circuit Court May 9 James David Harris Jr., 35, South Range, possession of marijuana as a party to a crime, no contest plea, two days jail, $50 fine plus court costs and surcharge; manufacture marijuana as a party to a crime, no contest plea, deferred judgment of...
June 19, 2012 - 6:16pm
November 24, 2010
Nov. 1 John James Marro Jr., 40, Foxboro, disorderly conduct-domestic abuse, no contest plea, one day jail, fine and domestic surcharge totaling $353. Tiffany Ann Rolson, 24, Gordon, disorderly conduct, guilty plea, fine and court costs totaling $631. Travis Odell Hjelsand, 21,...
November 24, 2010 - 7:00am
May 13, 2010
Mehtala 'guilty' of rape
A Superior man who raped three women in Superior last summer pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of second-degree sexual assault in Burnett...
May 13, 2010 - 5:22pm
January 6, 2010
Superior Mayor Dave Ross touts city's growth in '09
Despite the financial challenges of 2009, Superior Mayor Dave Ross painted a bright picture of his community's progress during his State of the...
January 6, 2010 - 8:37am
November 20, 2009
Jury places blame on Douglas County
A jury of 12 found the Douglas County Highway Department was responsible for a 2006 accident between a logging truck and an asphalt paver along Highway 35. The verdict was handed down last week in Douglas County Circuit Court. The original complaint had been filed by Local Government...
November 20, 2009 - 8:00am
October 7, 2009
Volunteer seeks to keep vets comfortable
Douglas County is getting ready to buy a new van for its veterans transportation service. And that raises concerns for volunteer driver Dean Miller, who worries the veterans will have to make due with less because of tight budgets in the county. Miller is hoping veterans who benefit...
October 7, 2009 - 2:20pm