The UWS women finished in second place at the UMAC championships with 171 points. St. Scholastica finished first with 194.5 points.
A Superior cash loan business employee is facing criminal charges for allegedly providing loans to people with false bank and employment information in exchange for a cut of the money.
Two of the incidents sent drivers into icy water, according to Douglas County Sheriff's Office reports.
A Sunday fire at 5917 Cumming Ave., caused an estimated $70,000 damage, according to Superior Fire Battalion Chief Erik Sutton. No injuries were reported, but an older dog rescued from the upstairs apartment was given medical attention before the owner brought the dog to a veterinarian. Fire crews responded to the structure fire at 10:35 p.m. Sunday. They found fire coming from two second story floor windows of the duplex. The firefighters were able to extinguish the fire, which started in the upstairs apartment's kitchen. Crews remained on scene until 2:40 a.m. Monday.
Senior Connections offers hot, nutritious meals Monday-Friday for people 60 or older. Meals are delivered to homebound individuals and served at congregate sites in Douglas County. A $4 per meal contribution is requested, but no one is denied because of inability to pay. Call 715-394-3611 or 800-870-2181. Next week's menu includes: March 6: Beef pasta casserole, corn, Caesar salad, breadstick, cinnamon applesauce. March 7: Breaded chicken breast, gravy, mashed potatoes, squash, wheat roll, lemon bar.
For democracy to work well, the public has to be able to know what its government leaders are up to —not just what they want us to know. One simple, basic and longstanding way of ensuring good governance is the publication of meeting minutes and other public notices in newspapers, where they're available for the masses to see and to consider. With the reach of the Internet, newspapers enjoy more readers now than ever; such notices don't go unnoticed, ensuring our elected leaders and governing bodies can be held accountable.
Wednesday Superior: The Superior Job Center, 1805 N. 14th St., hosts a webinar on building a resume at 1 p.m. and on interviewing at 2 p.m. Free. Superior: The Norwood Ladies meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. at the Superior Family Restaurant in the Androy Hotel. Thursday Superior: Superior High School hosts a Memorial Blood Centers drive 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 2600 Catlin Ave. Walk-ins welcome or schedule an appointment at mbc.org or (888)448-3253.
Kirkpatrick went into the state meet with a 33-3 record and faced junior Ryan Cody (34-14) of Ripon in the opening round Thursday night.
Northwestern shares the HON crown with Hayward and Bloomer.
An apartment fire Sunday at 5917 Cumming Ave. caused an estimated $70,000 damage, according to Battalion Chief Erik Sutton with the Superior Fire Department.