The Lake Superior Zoo announces its participation today in the ninth annual Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and more than 2,000 museums across America. Blue Star Museums offer free admission to the nation's active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day. The Lake Superior Zoo joins Glensheen Mansion and the Duluth Children's Museum in the growing list of Twin Ports Blue Star Museums at 11 a.m. today at the Lake Superior Zoo.
The Superior City Council proclaimed June 2 as International Migratory Bird Day in Superior. The city is celebrating with a chance to explore the habitats of the Superior Municipal Forest with local birding experts and a lunch and keynote speaker at the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve. At 7 a.m. June 2, people meet at the 28th Street Trailhead to hike along the Millennium Trail and participate in discussion with a local birding expert. The walk winds up at Woodstock Bay and participants are shuttled back to the trailhead.
The Northwestern High School baseball team wrapped up its regular season with a 19-9 six-inning win over the Grantsburg Pirates Tuesday evening in Iron River.
Broking, Nelson, Estey, Blevins and McDougall were also winners
Northwestern junior Kordell Swanson took medalist honors with a round of 73.
Enbridge is tying in Segment 18, the 13-mile segment of the Line 3 Replacement Project between the Minnesota and Wisconsin border and its Superior Terminal.
The Spartans had five individuals and two relay teams advance to Thursday’s WIAA Division 1 sectional meet at D.C. Everest.
The Spartans, who honored their seven seniors prior to the game, trailed 5-4 until the Hawks pulled away with a four-run seventh inning.
The Tiger boys finished in second place as a team, while the girls came in third.
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