U.S. team is currently 2-2 in round robin play
Superior Police responded to 10 vandalism incidents involving broken windows on cars and a business Monday.
Audiologist Kelsey Putvin joined the Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic. Putvin earned a doctorate in audiology from Central Michigan University in Mt. Pleasant. She is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Essentia Health is looking for caring and compassionate people who have a variety of talents, skills, interests and a listening heart to make a difference in the lives of hospice patients. Hospice offers a team approach to care that embraces the dying process as a natural life experience and identifies the total needs of patients. Some ways volunteers support hospice are by offering companionship, housework, yardwork, caregiver respite, office skills, any talents or skills like playing musical instruments or an ability to speak a patient's native language.
Senior Connections is looking for 50 community members to deliver a meal to a senior next month. The 2018 March for Meals raises awareness of the Meals for Wheels program and Douglas County residents who depend on it. In 2017, the program delivered more than 37,000 Meals on Wheels to Douglas County residents and served more than 11,000 meals at its dining sites.
Derek Lee Nelis, 46, pleaded no contest Tuesday in Douglas County Circuit Court to felony homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle.
Critter Harbor will hold a spaghetti dinner fundraiser 1-5 p.m. March 18 at Vintage Italian Pizza, 1201 Tower Ave. Tickets are $15 each. Raffle tickets will also be sold for $5 each. Prizes to be raffled off include a one week stay at Ocean Landing Resort and Racquet Club in Cocoa Beach, Fla., 20 hours of handyman work around your home by Green Property Services and a TV. Visit CritterHarbor.com for a full list and more information. To purchase tickets for the dinner or raffle, contact Matt Nesshengel, (715) 410-7666. Proceeds will be used to spay and neuter cats in the area.
Educators got life-saving lessons Thursday from Superior firefighters, police and Gold Cross emergency medical technicians.
Villa Marina Health and Rehabilitation Center was recognized as one of "America's Best Nursing Homes" for 2017-2018. The center at 35 N. 28th St. was rated as a "Top Performer" by U.S. News and World Report. The facility ranked average for health inspections and complaints, but above average for staffing and top performing for medical care quality.
The Small Business Development Center at the University of Wisconsin-Superior was recently awarded two grants totaling $13,000 from the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation.