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Wisconsin DNR plan aims to sustain bear population
'Embodiment of evil:' Patterson sentenced to life without parole for abducting Jayme Closs, killing parents
High water forces closure of County Highway N
Superior Council approves Nemadji Golf Course negotiations
Ashland men convicted of homicide for 2017 killing
Three Tigers advance to state track meet
SPARTAN ROUNDUP: LSC track and golf teams named
5 trophies in 3 days
Dallas Wings release Megan Gustafson
Prep Playoffs — May 23
Bergman column: Census of Ag shows more renewables on farms
Pfaff column: Dairy task force highlights need to build connections
Slices of Life: When you can't shake tired, sleep on it
Knapp column: Donald Trump, socialist
Marschke column: Wisconsin must pass death benefit legislation
Ham dinner tradition for over 80 years returns Sunday to Brule Town Hall
Community Calendar: May 25-June 8
Patriotic preparations at Greenwood Cemetery
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Superior Singers to perform feel-good summer concert series
Brother Ali to play at Superior's Earth Rider in July
Artists share stories of tar sands pipelines Monday in Hayward
Theater review: Double, double, twins and trouble with Shakespeare's 'Comedy of Errors'
Five new TV stations to launch in Northland
Arielle Grace Carlson
Eugene 'Gene' J. Ovesen, Jr.
Births: April 27-May 2
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John R. Raaflaub
Roy E. Johnson
Robert Duane Picard
April 23, 2019
Proposed hog farm stirs up debate in northern Wisconsin
An Iowa outfit is planning to build a $20 million large-scale farm for more than 26,000 hogs in northern Wisconsin. The concentrated animal feeding...
April 23, 2019 - 3:02pm
April 10, 2019
When farming's not enough: Additional jobs needed to support many family farms
In the dead of winter, Chris Litchke of Litchke-Kimmes Farms, Superior, could work an eight- to 12-hour day.
April 10, 2019 - 11:44am
April 3, 2019
USDA: Dairy farms take big hit in 2018
It’s no secret that the U.S. dairy industry is suffering. New statistics help to document the extent of the pain. The United States lost 2,731...
April 3, 2019 - 6:00am
March 27, 2019
Family farms invited to Amnicon program April 3
The Amnicon Farmers Union hosts "Your Farm Future: A Blueprint to Move Your Farm Forward" from 5:30-8:30 p.m. April 3 at the Amnicon Town Hall.
March 27, 2019 - 11:25am
March 26, 2019
Douglas County farmers seek solutions to ag plastic waste
Douglas County farmers learned about a new option for recycling agricultural plastic during a meeting at Aroma's Bistro and Coffee Shop in Maple on Friday, May 22. Over caramel rolls and coffee, they discussed a plastic pickup program offered by Revolution Plastics.
March 26, 2019 - 9:31am
March 18, 2019
Financial help available to farmers who lost barn roofs
Focus on Energy is offering a 25 percent bonus on top of its regular financial incentives to Wisconsin farmers whose barn roofs collapsed due to heavy snowfall.
March 18, 2019 - 3:00pm
February 28, 2019
IRS waives March tax deadline for farmers
WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service extended the deadline for farmers to file 2018 tax returns Thursday, Feb. 28. The IRS will waive...
February 28, 2019 - 7:17pm
February 24, 2019
Micro-loans offered to local farmers, makers
Funds are available for local farmers and makers of sustainably produced products to expand through the Chequamegon Food Co-op Micro-Loan Program, which aims to grow the regional farming and food processing economy.
February 24, 2019 - 2:48pm
February 15, 2019
Bloomer couple wins Wisconsin outstanding farmer award
Today’s farmers have a lot on their plate — they need to know all aspects of farming, be masters of the complex world of agribusiness and understand what animals and crops consumers need, while being stewards of the land.
February 15, 2019 - 9:34am
January 25, 2019
Gathering offers networking, learning for farmers
Topics important to northern farmers, service providers and rural community will be discussed when the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Extension, hosts Safari of Agriculture.
January 25, 2019 - 6:17pm
January 19, 2019
Wisconsin produce farm inspections aim to prevent foodborne illnesses
The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection will begin inspecting produce farms for compliance with federal food safety regulations this year through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
January 19, 2019 - 1:49pm
January 4, 2019
Farmers fear another hit as Trump shutdown threatens ethanol vow
Bruce Buchanan was so elated with Donald Trump's October vow to allow higher sales of corn-based ethanol that he carved a huge thank-you note...
January 4, 2019 - 9:45am
Amid the 1980s farm crisis, desperate farmer, son murder ag lenders
MARSHALL, Minn. — Lincoln County, Minn., was home to some the most bizarre early outcroppings of the farm credit crisis as it unfolded in the...
January 4, 2019 - 6:00am
December 29, 2018
Solon Springs couple finds joy as shepherds
The day after Christmas, Debbi and Tom King left their guests relaxing at home in Solon Springs.
December 29, 2018 - 4:28pm
December 18, 2018
Wisconsin lost record-breaking percent of dairy farms in 2018
Wisconsin lost 638 dairy farms in 2018, according to the latest data from the state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.
December 18, 2018 - 3:24pm