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Voters head to the polls April 4 in Superior to decide who will finish the term about to be vacated when Mayor Bruce Hagen retires later next month.
Supervisors are considering an ordinance to ensure only responsible bidders are awarded public works contracts in Douglas County.
Superior's City Council likes the idea of setting priorities to guide its budget process.
The city of Superior is lending its support — and a long-closed landfill on Wisconsin Point — to a plan to clean up Howard's Pocket despite opposition from the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.
Douglas County has an idea of how to develop the parking lot now used during the fair. Now it’s a matter of determining how to implement the plan. The plan includes commercial space to the east near Tower Avenue. If developed, the site could offer 82,000-square-feet of retail space, 40 apartment units, 52 town house unit and 30 twin home or duplex units.
Douglas County has an idea of how to develop the parking lot now used during the fair.
David Stock and Lina Stock traveled when they could get time away from work. "It wasn't uncommon for us to take five or six trips a year," Lina said.
Delegates garnered support for the idea of creating an exposition district, but another issue important to Douglas County didn't garner any promises.
"We don't go into journalism to be popular. It is our job to seek the truth and put constant pressure on our leaders until we get answers." — Helen Thomas Helen Thomas, a journalist who spent decades in the White House press corps, understood better than most the reality of being a member of the fourth estate. It's not for the faint of heart, and it requires a thick skin — especially these days. I would love to hear the late Thomas' advice now.
Courtesy of a big victory at the polls in November, Superior Days delegates scored a win down in Madison this week.