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Superior man in custody following alleged kidnapping
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March 21, 2018
Wisconsin adopts statewide quarantine for emerald ash borer
With the entire state under quarantine, wood can move freely between counties within Wisconsin
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March 18, 2018
St. Louis River muskies on the move
DULUTH — St. Louis River muskie anglers learned something fascinating this past week about the fish they chase all summer: Not all of them...
March 18, 2018 - 6:35am
March 16, 2018
Wolf reintroduction moves closer for Isle Royale off Minnesota's north shore
ISLE ROYALE, Mich.—Isle Royale's decimated wolf population will get a lifesaving infusion of 20 to 30 new wolves over the next three years...
March 16, 2018 - 6:15pm
March 12, 2018
Great Lakes cities compete to reduce water utility emissions
The City of Bayfield is competing with cities like Ann Arbor, Michigan and Detroit to lower mercury and other emissions as part of the Water Utility Energy Challenge.
March 12, 2018 - 8:34am
Zebra mussels double water clarity in Big Winnie: DNR calls meeting to talk about future of walleye fishery
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — The first zebra mussel babies, called veligers, were confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish in 2012. By 2016 the first...
March 12, 2018 - 6:05am
March 9, 2018
Small measures, big savings
With 97 percent of climate scientists saying the rate of global climate change is a serious problem, it leads to wondering just what we can do, as individuals. It turns out there are numerous ways that do not require a change in lifestyle. And, when even a portion of the American...
March 9, 2018 - 8:37am
UWS offers workshop for beekeepers
The University of Wisconsin-Superior hosts the second in a series of free beekeeping workshops 9 a.m. to noon March 17 in Swenson Hall, 1610 Weeks Ave., Room 1013. Taught by Dr. Edward Burkett, UW-Superior biology professor and apiary manager, "Beekeeping 102: Let's Talk Bees" is...
March 9, 2018 - 8:24am
March 6, 2018
Cleansweep announces spring hazardous waste collections
The Northwest Cleansweep hazardous waste "milk run" program, which is designed to accept hazardous wastes from municipalities, businesses and schools from the 10-county region of northern Wisconsin, announced registration for the spring 2018 collection. Items accepted include fluorescent...
March 6, 2018 - 7:54am
March 4, 2018
Fishing for data: Research may help predict impact of diminishing ice, snow on lake ecosystems
ON SIDE LAKE, Minn. — They had ice augers and pop-up shelters and even depth finders, but not a single fishing rod between them. And no...
March 4, 2018 - 9:23pm
March 2, 2018
Summit focuses on St. Louis River health
The Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve holds its annual St. Louis River Summit March 13-14 in the Yellowjacket Union at UWS.
March 2, 2018 - 12:59pm
February 27, 2018
North Shore streams under stress
Six more of the once-pristine streams that flow into Lake Superior along the near North Shore are officially impaired due to increased development,...
February 27, 2018 - 10:04am
February 23, 2018
Students share thoughts for Earth Day
Students in April Campbell's third grade class at Cathedral School learned about the environment and how people modify it to meet their needs. As part of our discussions, students talked about how pollution occurs in our environment. The children learned about ways to reduce pollution...
February 23, 2018 - 7:51am
February 13, 2018
PSC approves SWL&P transmission line
MADISON — The Public Service Commission on Thursday approved Superior Water, Light & Power's construction of an estimated $16.6 million transmission line to bring more power to the Enbridge Energy terminal. Called the Nemadji Project, the 1.9-mile, 115-kilovolt line would extend...
February 13, 2018 - 8:00am
January 30, 2018
DNR: Foxconn wants to divert 7 million gallons of water a day from Lake Michigan
Foxconn wants to pump an average of 7 million gallons of Lake Michigan water per day for its proposed LCD screen factory in southeastern Wisconsin, the state Department of Natural Resources said Monday.
January 30, 2018 - 8:51am
County recycling change nets savings
Douglas County rolled out new recycling containers at its 10 transfer stations this year. The move to smaller front-end load boxes is expected...
January 30, 2018 - 7:55am