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Superior and Douglas County are again exploring how the separate units of government can work better together.
The northbound lanes of Highway 53 (East Second Street) between 18th Avenue East and Ninth Avenue East in Superior will be closed until about noon Thursday, depending on the weather, until repairs to the water main are complete.
New voting equipment, a groundwater program and partial funding for improvements at Lucius Woods Parks are just some of the more than two dozen projects that could be funded this year.
Plans are in the works to develop a bird sanctuary on Wisconsin Point in the ongoing effort to bring nesting pairs of piping plover back to the Twin Ports.
After weeks of wrestling with an ordinance that defines responsible bidders in Superior, some city councilors held their nose to award a bid to a contractor that they believe fails to meet the requirements.
Questions and concerns dominated the first Council meeting following the fire at Husky Energy refinery fire April 26.
Dennis Paulaha earned bachelor's and master's degrees in economics from the University of Minnesota and a doctorate in economics at the University of Washington.
The Superior City Council delayed action on a bid for a portion of the planned construction of a new fire hall.
The Douglas County Board approved some policy changes late last week that affect nonprofit funding and civil service fees.