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Superior Council amends budget, delays approval
Committee recommends decriminalizing marijuana possession
Court mulls new testimony in murder case
Report: Agencies struggled with communication during Husky fire
Anatomy of an investigation: The Jacob Wetterling case file
Frustrated Vikings out to drill winless Bills
Woods on brink of breaking title drought at Tour Championship
Tigers remain undefeated
Spartans snap two-game skid
Vikings S Sendejo fined $53,482 for hit
Voting is worth the sacrifice
WHEDA funds most single-family loans
New study: Speed and secrecy in lawmaking
Slices of Life: Anyone relate? Didn't think so
LETTER: Residents should be aware of proposed ATV ordinance
ECE celebrates Cooperative Month with events
UWS, Douglas County host veterans run
UWS marks 125 years with all-class reunion
Pontoon crew follows Fitzgerald's final voyage
Tapping Duluth's brewing history
O'Connor's back with plane crash thriller
Hairball's use of makeup for Prince portrayal raises concerns
Burt Reynolds, Hollywood action star with Southern-fried machismo, dies at 82
Minnesota State Fair attendance breaks 2 million mark
Bob & Peggy McDermott and Rick & Wendy King
Douglas County marriage license applications
Roberta J. Peterson
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September 19, 2018
Tribe pursues cell tower to improve public safety in northern Wisconsin
A tribal official says the recent drowning deaths of a Wisconsin woman's husband and children in the Apostle Islands underscores the need for enhanced emergency communications in the area.
September 19, 2018 - 8:51am
August 31, 2018
Drops in land sales affect funding for community organizations
Douglas County land sales haven't been what they used to be, and that's having an impact on organizations that drive tourism, economic development and provide quality of life in the area.
August 31, 2018 - 8:27am
August 28, 2018
City officials explore restoring fountains
The city has already begun exploring the cost of replacing fountains near the causeway leading to Barker's Island.
August 28, 2018 - 11:01am
August 13, 2018
Some northern Wisconsin businesses feeling impacts of summer flooding
Visitors to Ashland can often be spotted on the water during the summer months, but this summer has been anything but normal for business owner Katie Gellatly.
August 13, 2018 - 8:35am
July 10, 2018
Flashlight tours offered at Victorian mansion
Fairlawn Mansion in Superior turns down the lights for a Friday the 13th Flashlight Tour at 8:30 p.m. Friday. Tour the darkened house with flashlights, and learn about the superstitious life of the Victorians. Tours will leave every half-hour beginning at 8:30 p.m.
July 10, 2018 - 7:55am
June 22, 2018
Oliver Companies awarded for energy savings
When the Hampton Inn was built last year in Superior, energy efficiency was on the minds of designers and builders. Efforts to improve energy...
June 22, 2018 - 9:36am
June 6, 2018
Duluth's 'Haunted Ship' event canceled as laker is displaced
DULUTH—Duluth's floating museum, the SS William A. Irvin, will need to be moved out of its usual haunt — Minnesota Slip — to...
June 6, 2018 - 7:35pm
May 20, 2018
County committees reject sale of Hog Island
Hog Island isn't for sale.
May 20, 2018 - 11:43am
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
April 27, 2018
Glass shop, studio move to Canal Park
In late May, Lake Superior Art Glass is relocating to Canal Park.
April 27, 2018 - 8:45am
April 24, 2018
Cable TIF bill signed into law
State Sen. Janet Bewley, D-Mason, and Rep. Beth Meyers, D-Bayfield, join residents across Northwestern Wisconsin in celebrating the signing of Assembly Bill 600. The bill, which gives the town of Cable the ability to create a tax increment finance district in order to assist the...
April 24, 2018 - 7:57am
Beyond a game, the Super Bowl offers fans a 10-day festival
Football fans and the merely curious will watch the Sunday, Feb. 4 Super Bowl from Minneapolis, but most will have no idea that the game is...
January 24, 2018 - 11:02am
September 30, 2013
Terry Mattson to step down as president, CEO of Visit Duluth
Terry Mattson, president and CEO of Visit Duluth, today announced his plans to step down after the 23rd annual Amsoil Duluth National Snocross...
September 30, 2013 - 5:50pm
September 13, 2011
Leaf-peepers mean tourism dollars for Wisconsin
One of the biggest shows in Wisconsin is about to start. Vibrant Fall color displays - and the tourism that goes with that - bring in billions of dollars each autumn. In Wisconsin, it seems money can grow on trees. From September to November last year, fall colors tourists dropped...
September 13, 2011 - 1:27pm
August 24, 2011
Walker issues state of emergency following series of storms in northwest Wisconsin
Gov. Scott Walker issued an Executive Order declaring a State of Emergency in response to the thousands of acres of downed trees and debris following a severe windstorm in northwest Wisconsin last month. The order directs state agencies to assist with the removal of 1 million to...
August 24, 2011 - 3:38pm