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A recommendation for a 14-year extension of the lease between the city and Sailboats Inc. will be brought before the Superior City Council tonight.
Pick a decade. Chances are, the Classics by the Lake Car Show features a vehicle from that era. Wednesday, a sneak peek at what these local car enthusiasts have to offer included a 1932 Ford Roadster, 1950 Packard, 1971 Oldsmobile and 1995 Corvette. Lined up in front of the Lake Nebagamon Auditorium, their glossy paint and polished chrome lit up an otherwise gray day. Classics by the Lake hosts its fourth annual car show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in downtown Lake Nebagamon. The event brings about 100 cars to the village.
For the Humane Society of Douglas County, 2017 is the year of the cat. It kicked off with the removal of 58 cats from a town of Superior home, a process that began Jan. 2 and took several weeks. The response soon encompassed the community. The humane society launched an online fundraiser to offset medical costs for the cats. Businesses and community members contributed about $6,000. Families stepped up to adopt the felines, many of which were less social barn cats. The last two cats were placed in a home June 12, according to shelter manager Sheila Keup.
Two friendly rivalries heat up as South End Days begins July 21.
Solon Springs dials up the star power this summer with Friday night movies in Lucius Woods Park. The free series features family favorites ranging from the Muppets and Moana to pirates and princesses. The movies kick off July 21 with "The LEGO Batman Movie" and some real life superheroes. "We are partnering with the Solon Springs Volunteer Fire Department to host their open house at 7 p.m. before the movie," said organizer Angela Botner, a member of the Solon Springs Family Fun Days committee.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was investigating the case of an SUV found partially submerged in the water off Superior's Connor’s Point on Friday.
A multi-state discussion on food, gardens and community began last week at Red Mug Coffeehouse.
A crowd favorite returns to the Head of the Lakes Fair in Superior next week. "The Shriners will be back selling turkey legs," said fair secretary Joanne O'Brien.
"The Hardest Part" is a tale that could have been ripped straight from Superior's history.
Purple rain capped off years of behind-the-scenes cooperation between the Superior Fire Department and local petroleum businesses Monday.