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City designs 'spillway' for Woodlawn road repair
Request for new trial in heroin case denied
Survey to count lampreys in Douglas County
Jury convicts 2 in murder of Lac du Flambeau man
Cards top Brewers, move ahead for 2nd NL wild card
Helicopters over Lambeau were complete surprise
ABC (Ashland) Speedway results - Aug. 18
Spartans cruise to season-opening win
Tigers win shootout over Oredockers
Trump media tirades self-serving
American values make us great
Expand, don't restrict, voters' access to the polls
Finding strength from separation
Enbridge responds to inaccuracies
Buckets of change coming to Minnesota State Fair
Douglas County marriage license applications
Passengers help deliver baby on St. Paul bus
Lake Superior Railroad Museum to lose steam engine
Beat the heat with movies, music at library
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Chainsaw sculpture competition begins on Barker’s Island
Fun flicks, kids crafts at Superior Library
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August 14, 2018
Poplar residents brace for sewer rate hike
Poplar residents will see their monthly sewer bill increase by 60 percent in September, shooting from $60 to $98. That’s on top of a $9 bump that was added in January.
August 14, 2018 - 8:19am
July 24, 2018
New LSRI study samples groundwater in 11 counties
The Lake Superior Research Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Superior is launching a new study to test groundwater in 11 northwest Wisconsin counties for naturally occurring fluoride and other selected metals. The project, made possible by a $55,626 grant from the Wisconsin...
July 24, 2018 - 8:23am
July 13, 2018
City, county launch watershed planning effort
Superior and Douglas County are joining forces to develop a watershed plan that could lead to federal funding for environmental projects.
July 13, 2018 - 10:39am
July 10, 2018
Superior, Douglas County launch watershed planning effort
The city of Superior and Douglas County kick off a watershed planning process Wednesday at the Lake Superior Estuarium, 3 Marina Drive.
July 10, 2018 - 7:14pm
July 6, 2018
Judge: Superior natural gas plant not needed
Judge Jeanne M. Cochran said Minnesota Power's proposed Nemadji Trail Energy Center is not needed or in the public interest, and should be rejected...
July 6, 2018 - 10:24am
July 2, 2018
Enbridge pipeline opponents vow to stop Line 3 replacement at Wisconsin-Minnesota border
Danielle Kaeding Wisconsin Public Radio Tribal and climate change activists gathered at the Minnesota-Wisconsin state line to say they will stop the replacement of Enbridge Energy’s $2.9 billion Line 3 at the border. Around 15 people gathered on the railroad tracks dividing the...
July 2, 2018 - 9:10am
June 29, 2018
City alters garbage collection around holiday
The city of Superior is altering its garbage collection schedule next week to give public works employees a chance to observe the Fourth of July.
June 29, 2018 - 5:56pm
June 19, 2018
City cleanup gets artful
The biggest pollution threat to Faxon Creek, the Nemadji River, even Lake Superior itself is right around the corner.
June 19, 2018 - 4:03pm
June 11, 2018
Autobiography relates life of Duluth's Grant Merritt: Environmental pioneer helped lead charge to stop dumping mine waste in Lake Superior
DULUTH — The 1970s was a heady time for environmentalists in Minnesota and across the country. After decades of industrial exploitation...
June 11, 2018 - 6:00am
June 8, 2018
Prime season for invasive yellow iris
Yellow iris is an invasive flower that is increasing its presence along waterways in northern Wisconsin. The plants are native to Europe, Western Asia, North Africa and the Mediterranean region. They were brought to the United States for use in gardens, erosion control and to remove...
June 8, 2018 - 7:57am
June 3, 2018
Twin Ports face numerous chemical risks
DULUTH — For decades, the majority of the Twin Ports of Duluth and Superior, Wis., lived under the threat of a concentrated chlorine spill,...
June 3, 2018 - 5:00am
The risk remains: Refinery’s use of hydrogen fluoride not going anywhere fast
SUPERIOR, Wis. — As burning asphalt poured a plume of black smoke over Douglas County on April 26, a 15,000-pound chemical bomb was ticking....
June 3, 2018 - 5:00am
May 28, 2018
Property owners responsible for debris left behind
Superior's annual spring cleanup is winding down.
May 28, 2018 - 6:17pm
May 16, 2018
Irvin faces a tight squeeze as preliminary plans to move historic ship underway in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn.—Plans are being laid to move the SS William A. Irvin out of Minnesota Slip for the first time in more than three decades....
May 16, 2018 - 11:38am
May 15, 2018
Water worries follow Husky fire
Nervousness about the quality of Superior's water following the April 26 Husky Energy refinery fire bubbled to the surface during a community meeting on Monday.
May 15, 2018 - 9:09am