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911 service restored to Gordon, Wascott customers
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
Concert commemorates WWI end
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
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October 6, 2017
Veteran gets long-overdue Purple Heart
Jerry Carswell of South Range was in his early 20s when he was hit with shrapnel during a rocket attack in Pleiku, Vietnam. The Army specialist,...
October 6, 2017 - 7:00am
June 27, 2017
Cold War-era sailor honored with flag-raising
A flag flies in memory of a Superior man who served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Cold War.
June 27, 2017 - 8:25am
June 17, 2016
Flag ceremony honors Superior veteran
A Flag of Remembrance will fly today for Burdette C. Hart, who served his country as a member of the United States Army during World War II....
June 17, 2016 - 7:00am
December 23, 2011
Veteran gets holiday gift -- family
Bernadette Beckwell found her smile this holiday season, thanks to the Nate Berkus Show. "So many people involved in this helped give my family and myself a Christmas to remember," said the U.S. Navy veteran, who was injured while serving in Afghanistan. Beckwell grew up in Superior...
December 23, 2011 - 7:00am
December 21, 2011
France recognizes local 'hero' decades later
Harold Brown is not just a hero; he's a knight. The people of France recently thanked the Superior man for his service during World War II by...
December 21, 2011 - 7:01am
October 12, 2011
About the program
The Flag of Honor program, initiated by the Richard I. Bong American Legion Post 435, honors one deceased veteran each week. A flag is raised in the veteran's memory on a Friday and lowered the following week. Information on that veteran is on display in the Richard I. Bong Historical...
October 12, 2011 - 7:00am
September 29, 2010
The flag-raising is part of the Flag of Honor Program
Initiated by members of the Richard I. Bong American Legion Post 435, the program honors one deceased veteran from any era each week. A flag in the veteran's memory is lofted on a Friday by members of the American Legion Post. The veteran's biography and picture are displayed at the...
September 29, 2010 - 7:00am
September 8, 2010
Nominations sought for Wisconsin Woman Veteran of the Year
The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) is seeking nominations for the third annual Wisconsin Woman Veteran of the Year Award. The award is presented during the Women Veterans Conference at Fort McCoy on Oct. 22-24. As part of WDVA's commitment to women veterans, the...
September 8, 2010 - 7:00am
August 20, 2010
Superior native on mission
A 21-year-old University of Wisconsin- Superior student stationed in Iraq says he misses the simple things the most. Superior native Willie Stack isn't worried about rain this summer or snow this fall. Right now, he is worrying about "Red Sky" weather while patrolling the Joint...
August 20, 2010 - 7:00am
August 19, 2010
Councilor calls it quits on committees
One Superior city councilor is stepping back from his committee responsibilities, approved by a majority of council members. Councilors voted 6-3 Tuesday night to allow Councilor Greg Mertzig to resign his committee appointments. Mertzig made the request to resign based on his federal...
August 19, 2010 - 6:14pm
August 18, 2010
Flag honors man killed in Korean War
A flag in memory of a Dairyland man who left his family's farm to fight for his country half way around the world in Korea will be lifted at...
August 18, 2010 - 7:06am
Flag-raising is part of the Flag of Honor Program
Initiated by members of the Richard I. Bong American Legion Post 435, the program honors one deceased veteran each week. A flag in the veteran's memory is lofted one Friday by members of the American Legion Post and the Thomas F. Stein VFW Post 1091. The veteran's biography and...
August 18, 2010 - 7:05am
August 11, 2010
Flag raising honors WWII veteran
A Superior man who served his country during World War II will be remembered with a flag raising ceremony at 9 a.m. Friday in front of the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center. The public is invited to attend. The flag will fly in his honor for a week. Robert F. Nord, 405 East...
August 11, 2010 - 9:21am
July 23, 2010
Program honors trek from farm to battle
A flag in memory of a Superior man who left his family's farm to fight for his country during World War II will be lifted at 9 a.m. today in...
July 23, 2010 - 8:00am
May 25, 2010
Flag of Honor Program
Initiated by members of the Richard I. Bong American Legion Post 435, the program honors one deceased veteran each week. A flag is raised in the veteran's memory on a Friday by members of the American Legion Post and the Thomas F. Stein VFW Post 1091. The veteran's biography and...
May 25, 2010 - 8:15pm