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UWS renames center for 'Pope' Wright
City, county offices close for the holiday
SCCU sponsors free financial literacy program for schools
Results are in on Douglas County's water quality
County officials educate state legislators on crisis
Port Wing’s Gustafson named Big 10 Player of Week
’Jackets fall to Golden Bears in women’s hoop action
Telegram names 2018 All-Area Volleyball Team
UWS women skate to victory
Be aware of trespass laws when hunting
Getting 'round to it
Hate groups use Confederate flag for its symbolism
Why the Brazilian elections matter
Say 'yes' to yourself
Big winner on 2018 ballot was voting itself
Free Thanksgiving meals offer more than food
Senior grocery delivery expands to Superior
Habitat plans to close ReStore
Tourism grant boosts Iron River sled dog race
'Simple Things' offers charming stories from bygone era
Brazilian percussionist performs at UWS
SHS offers free performance of state-bound play
UWS Music Department, Ragtime Society partner for recitals
Chorfest highlights high school music talent
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
Virgil & Marilyn Nelson
Richard A. Doolittle
Ernest E. Saari
Verlyn L. Peterson
Henry "Bud" E. Litchke
Money and finance
October 19, 2018
Council approves budget, delays firefighters
Superior's City Council approved its 2019 revenue and spending plan. But for now, that plan doesn't include adding three new firefighting positions...
October 19, 2018 - 9:09am
October 16, 2018
Committee approves funding for Webster Park
A park for children of all abilities could become a reality next year in Superior's South End.
October 16, 2018 - 2:56pm
Council considers new firefighters
The public gets a chance to weigh in on the city's budget Tuesday, Oct. 16.
October 16, 2018 - 2:51pm
City reduces garbage fees
Many city residents could see the monthly garbage rates drop next year and no one would pay as much as the city's ordinance is set to increase...
October 16, 2018 - 2:50pm
September 25, 2018
City, county consider 2019 budgets
Superior and Douglas County plan to discuss their respective budgets this week.
September 25, 2018 - 4:59pm
September 22, 2018
Superior Council amends budget, delays approval
The Superior City Council delayed action on its 2019 budget Tuesday, Sept. 18, after amending a small portion of the $29.9 million revenue and spending plan.
September 22, 2018 - 9:02pm
September 18, 2018
Council could repeal panhandling ordinance
The Superior City Council is scheduled Tuesday, Sept. 18, to consider repealing the panhandling ordinance it adopted in 2014.
September 18, 2018 - 3:42pm
September 14, 2018
County adopts stopgap for budget deficit
Douglas County has a tentative stopgap for a $1 million deficit it's facing next year. The Executive Committee approved cutting $300,000 from the highway department's budget, increasing the transfer from its forestry department by $100,000, increasing sales tax projections by $100,000...
September 14, 2018 - 8:02am
September 11, 2018
Douglas County faces budget overrun, deficit
Douglas County has a million-dollar problem -- two of them, in fact.
September 11, 2018 - 2:56pm
September 7, 2018
Budget proposal reduces levy
The Superior City Council got its first glimpse Tuesday, Sept. 4, at the 2019 budget for city operations.
September 7, 2018 - 4:58pm
Municipal spending on the rise
Total spending on operations in Wisconsin's largest cities and villages increased 3 percent in 2016, rising from $870 to $896 per resident, according to a new study by the Wisconsin Policy Forum. This was the fourth straight year of spending increases for the group.
September 7, 2018 - 8:25am
August 10, 2018
Mayor targets fees, taxes for cuts
Mayor Jim Paine has plans to reduce garbage fees and cut the tax levy utilizing the terminal tax paid to the state by Enbridge and returned to...
August 10, 2018 - 8:39am
August 7, 2018
State lawmakers divided over Kimberly-Clark incentive plan
A Republican senator targeted by Democrats in this fall's election. A major employer considering the closing of plants and the layoffs of hundreds of workers. Lingering skepticism surrounding big state subsidies to Foxconn. It all adds up to a sticky situation for the Republican-run...
August 7, 2018 - 7:57am
August 3, 2018
Florist creates online business
A summer hobby for Superior High School art teacher has become another full-time job with the help of social media. When Nikke Francisco isn't...
August 3, 2018 - 8:18am
July 31, 2018
Wisconsin sales tax holiday starts Wednesday
Starting Wednesday, Wisconsin shoppers get a five-day holiday from sales taxes when they purchase school-related needs. The holiday runs through Sunday. During this time, shoppers won't be charged state and local sales tax on a variety of items, including clothing, computers and...
July 31, 2018 - 8:03am