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Mandan man charged with arson, throwing objects at firefighters
State quietly increased Pleasant Prairie water diversion limits in 2010
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Henegar completes Youth in Governance service
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Minnesota State Fair attendance breaks 2 million mark
Bob & Peggy McDermott and Rick & Wendy King
Douglas County marriage license applications
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crime and courts
September 11, 2018
County seeks additional prosecutors
The Douglas County District Attorney's Office could use more than twice the number of prosecutors available to handle its caseload, according to the most recent District Attorney Workload Analysis. The analysis revealed Douglas County, which has 3.5 prosecutorial positions currently,...
September 11, 2018 - 8:08am
September 2, 2018
Man in critical condition after being beaten outside State Fair
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — St. Paul police are investigating a severe beating that occurred outside the Minnesota State Fair early Saturday morning, Aug. 1, that left a man in critical condition. According to the man's brother, the victim is 48-year-old Mike Donnelly of Little...
September 2, 2018 - 7:06pm
August 31, 2018
Billings Park rat infestation highlights rental issues
On July 18, a neighbor reported seeing rats nesting in a car and tall grass on the property at 2623 N. 21st St.
August 31, 2018 - 2:14pm
August 17, 2018
Request for new trial in heroin case denied
The Chicago man brought 84 grams heroin with a street value of about $15,000 to Superior in December 2016 for distribution.
August 17, 2018 - 5:38pm
August 15, 2018
Six arrested in Sturgis Motorcycle Rally sex sting
PIERRE, S.D. - Six people accused of attempting to have sex with minors have been arrested in a Sturgis Motorcycle Rally sex sting, state officials...
August 15, 2018 - 7:05pm
August 3, 2018
Superior Police Department adds new officers
New Superior Police Officers Kelsey Davis, of Duluth, and Tony Schroeder, of Superior, are sworn in at the Douglas County Government Center on...
August 3, 2018 - 9:29am
July 31, 2018
Douglas County Circuit Court July 12
July 31, 2018 - 8:14am
July 20, 2018
June 29 Charity Marie Garmon, 29, Duluth, take and drive vehicle without consent, no contest plea, two years of probation, six months jail, $5,177 restitution, fine and court costs. Arlanda Mae Hancock, 36, Duluth, robbery, deferred conviction agreement revoked, one year jail; bail...
July 20, 2018 - 8:50am
July 6, 2018
Superior man charged with drug conspiracy
A Superior man who police allege was part of a fentanyl distribution ring in the Twin Ports made his initial appearance in Douglas County Circuit Court on Monday.
July 6, 2018 - 10:32am
June 22, 2018
WITC course offers new options to inmates
With applause, handshakes and more than a few smiles, 14 inmates from the Gordon Correctional Center graduated from Wisconsin Indianhead Technical...
June 22, 2018 - 9:16am
Zero tolerance carries high cost for petty crime
I joined former United States attorneys from all over the nation and called on Attorney General Sessions to end the “zero tolerance” policy that is tearing families apart at our nation’s borders.
June 22, 2018 - 8:59am
June 15, 2018
SHS becomes training site for police, firefighters
Superior High School’s iconic circle — soon to be demolished — is going out with a bang and a purpose. The school will give police and...
June 15, 2018 - 9:28am
Giving children something to hold onto
The number of children entering foster care in Douglas County is on the rise. “To put it in perspective, as of April of this year we have filed...
June 15, 2018 - 8:41am
Abrahamson leaves legacy to remember
WisPolitics.com When Shirley Abrahamson leaves the state Supreme Court next year, she will leave a legacy to remember. Fans and critics agree: the first woman to serve on the state high court had a huge impact. So big that Republicans adopted a constitutional amendment to push her...
June 15, 2018 - 8:34am
June 12, 2018
Supreme Court favors forced arbitration at the expense of workers' rights
The #MeToo movement has offered an important lesson on the collective power of voices joining together to take on individual experiences of injustice. On May 21, the Supreme Court dealt a huge blow to precisely this kind of collective power, ruling against the ability of workers...
June 12, 2018 - 7:58am