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Two adults found dead, girl missing in northern Wisconsin in possible murder, kidnapping
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Community journalism matters because communities matter
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911 service restored to Gordon, Wascott customers
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
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WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
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July 13, 2018
Strangers or potential friends?
Like most pastors, I often officiate funerals for people I have never met. This can be challenging, as funerals usually require a eulogy of the deceased's life. To help me prepare the service, I meet with the family to talk about the loved one regarding who they were as a person....
July 13, 2018 - 8:17am
June 8, 2018
Open the door to questions of faith
Should people question our long-held Christian beliefs? For many, there is something sacrilegious about this. Traditional beliefs should be embraced, not questioned. Yet we are told that the church's unwillingness to entertain inquiries is causing many of the younger generation to...
June 8, 2018 - 7:51am
May 11, 2018
Weathering spring snows takes patience
As I write this article, it is the second week of April and another snowstorm is predicted to hit our area. Spring is a long time coming this year. One thing winter teaches northern Wisconsin people is patience. There is no rushing nature. Yet, every year, winter goes away and spring...
May 11, 2018 - 7:42am
April 27, 2018
Join Holy Assumption for fiesta
Holy Assumption Church, 5601 Tower Ave., is planning its Fiesta de Mayo taco supper, which runs 4:30-7 p.m. Wednesday at the church. Dinner includes hard and soft shell tacos with all the fixings, Mexican rice, refried beans, chips and salsa, beverage and dessert. The cost is $7 for...
April 27, 2018 - 10:16am
April 20, 2018
Responsibility improves parent, pastor experience
I know your children are or were perfect, but my children were somewhat of a challenge from time to time. They were basically good kids, but they could be frustrating; especially when they failed to meet our expectations. It is not that our demands were too high; their cooperation...
April 20, 2018 - 7:49am
April 13, 2018
Long-time Bethel pastor plans retirement
From age 4, Gary Garnatz knew what he wanted to do with his life.
April 13, 2018 - 9:39am
April 6, 2018
Where are you going?
The following illustration is from the Rev. Billy Graham who died last month.
April 6, 2018 - 7:54am
March 20, 2018
St Francis hosts roast beef feast
The annual St. Francis Church Roast Beef Dinner runs 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday in the parish hall, 2316 E. Fourth St., Superior. The meal includes roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetables and a buffet of desserts. The cost is $12 for adults; $5 for youth ages 6-12 years; free...
March 20, 2018 - 8:07am
March 9, 2018
Emphasizing the negative robs us of experience
When we first moved to Superior, my family and I warily anticipated our first winter in the northern clime. We had heard horror stories from the locals of what awaited us; the minus 50 degree temperatures, hundreds of feet of snow, long and dark nights, the half-hour long days; and...
March 9, 2018 - 8:36am
Women gather for journey of faith
Sherri Olson of Superior takes you on "My Faith Journey" during this month's Twin Ports Christian Women gathering. Olson has been a teacher, worked at Twin Ports Bible, sung with the Downbeats, worked in her family pet shop, and currently works in radiology at Essential Health. She's...
March 9, 2018 - 8:23am
March 2, 2018
Selfless act leads to sainthood
The Nazi death camp, Auschwitz, was well known for its violent abuse of its inmates during World War II. Among its gruesome acts was the rule that 10 inmates would be executed, by starvation, for every one person that escaped. This rule was being enforced one day, as the guards randomly...
March 2, 2018 - 8:06am
May 19, 2017
Billings Park church buys the farm
For years, the congregation of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church has been helping to feed the world. They save up change and accept donations for weeks. The funds are used to send gifts of mosquito netting, fresh water and farm animals to families in need through the Evangelical Lutheran...
May 19, 2017 - 7:00am
September 13, 2016
Christian Women prep for adventure
“Are You Ready for Adventure?” That is the theme of this month’s Superior/Twin Ports Christian Women’s gathering. Barbara Hoffner of Madison encourages participants to be adventurers and shares the greatest adventure of her life. Dan Conrad of Mediqwest talks about “Assistance...
September 13, 2016 - 7:00am
July 8, 2016
Track steps with open access to records
July 8, 2016 - 7:00am
Country Peace offers all-you-can-eat
Country Peace Presbyterian Church, 4694 S. County Road, holds its Wednesday night all-you-can-eat pancake suppers 4:40-6:30 p.m. starting July 6 and running through Aug. 10 for $6 per person. Take outs are available the night of the supper by calling 715-398-0466.
July 8, 2016 - 7:00am