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Wal-Mart of Superior opened its doors Oct. 1, 1991. Twenty of the associates who greeted customers that first day are still working at the business.
Surrounded by bare steel wall frames, broken bits of drywall and noise, Victoria Main envisioned a space filled with art, music and applause. She and architect Scott Georgeson walked through what will be Twin Ports Stage's new home at 1101 Tower Ave. on Sept. 16, painting a picture of what's to come with their words.
Reaching back to farming roots, the TePoel dairy farm in Maple has become a Douglas County trailblazer. "We're doing farming like it was 50 years ago," said Jon TePoel. By making the move to organic farming, he and his wife Tracy have seen their cows grow healthier and their soil come back to life. For Ruth Ludwig, stepping off the bus at the Maple farm was a blast from the past.
With the opening of her new business, Kelly Kellar flexed some new muscles.
Arborists rose to the treetops of Greenwood Cemetery on Wednesday to show their appreciation for veterans.
Sporting bright yellow belts, students on the corner of Lamborn Avenue and North 23rd Street chanted in unison, matching actions to words.
The Northwest Area Crime Unit, which encompasses 14 law enforcement agencies stretching from the Minnesota to Michigan borders, received the 2016 Wisconsin Narcotics Officers' Association Drug Unit of the Year award.
Volunteers from the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve and Wisconsin Sea Grant collected eight pounds of garbage Tuesday from the tip of Barker's Island and a stretch of the Osaugie Trail.
Dan "Rosco" Russell was always willing and ready to lend a hand. "He'd give you the shirt off his back, even if it was the last shirt he had," said Shawn Eastman of Solon Springs.
The Superior Fire Department sent a hefty donation Thursday to Nicaragua -- 98 50-foot hoses as well as metal adapters and nozzles.