Aug. 10 Friday Cable: The Cable Hayward Area Arts Council hosts an art crawl 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday through Drummond, Cable, Hayward, Springbrook and Stone Lake. Signs will be posted along the roads directing visitors to 22 sites and brochures containing a map and list of sponsors are available at the Cable and Hayward Chambers of Commerce. For information, visit cablehaywardarts.org or call 715-934-2780 or 715-798-3363.
Superior Mayor Jim Paine is backing behind 7th District congressional candidate, Margaret Engebretson, in the upcoming midterm elections. With difficult decisions to make in the Aug. 14 primary, Paine said the choice for Congress is clear: "I'm voting for a veteran. I'm voting for a union member. I'm voting for a fighter. I'm voting for Margaret Engebretson." Engebretson of Balsam Lake and Dr. Brian Ewert of Marshfield are running as Democrats and face off Aug. 14; the winner will face Republican Congressman Sean Duffy in November.
Cathedral School will receive a $20,000 School Safety Grant from the Wisconsin Department of Justice, one of 60 first-round school grants announced last week.
Two Superior men convicted of possessing child pornography were sentenced to state prison Friday in Douglas County Circuit Court.
Dick Hoff carded eight straight pars and ended the round with an eagle-two on the 18th hole of the Nemadji Golf Course to take individual scoring honors with a 33 in Senior League play.
Brian Schlais singled in his brother, Ken, with two out in the bottom of the ninth to give Jack’s Bar a 9-8 win over DeRailed in recent Superior Men’s Over 35 Softball League action.
Motorists will encounter lane closures on the Bong Bridge connecting Superior and Duluth while crews perform routine inspections over the next three weeks
Aug. 7 Tuesday Superior: A Cancer Prayer Support Group meets 2-3 p.m. at Darrow Road Wesleyan Church, 4020 S. Darrow Road. Cancer patients, those in remission and caregivers are encouraged to attend. Call 715-399-8885. Superior: Concordia Lutheran Church is pitching the tent for a light picnic, popcorn and games during National Night Out, 5-7 p.m. at 1708 John Ave. Superior: The Superior Singers performs "Beatles Forever" at 7 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 2022 E. Second St.
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is looking to expand its team of volunteers for the upcoming tax season. Tax-Aide, now in its 51st year, offers free in-person tax filing help to anyone, especially those age 50 and older, who can't afford a tax preparation service. Tax-Aide volunteers make a difference in their communities by assisting many older, lower-income taxpayers who might otherwise miss out on the credits and deductions they've earned. Volunteers receive training and support in a welcoming environment.
Funding is available for housing repairs following the flooding in mid-June in northern Wisconsin.