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Douglas County Circuit Court: Jan. 29-Feb. 11
Wisconsin drug bust leads to 9 arrests
Superior storage locker search leads to drug charges for renter
Iron River sled dog race features student-created hardware
Superior Days restores optimism among delegates
Yellowjackets-Pointers skate to OT tie
Tiger girls notch two wins
Eagle girls top Trollers, Mariners too much for SSHS boys
Johnson first at St. Cloud
Spartans blank the Icemen
Horton column: When everybody plays, we all win
Letter: Devaluing humans with 'otherness'
Letter: Grateful for local newspapers
Hoffman column: Stone's trail littered with 'dirty tricks'
Center for Rural Affairs: 5 steps to help small-town grocery stores
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NHS musical brings audiences 'Under the Sea'
2019 Grammys winners: Full list
Music and scrutiny at the Grammys
UWS recital offers 'eclectic' performance Feb. 12
Sweet notes swing in for Valentine's Day at UWS
Richard "Rick" W. Jarvis
Winifred Violet Mary Breitzmann
Gordon Willard Hunter
Ruby J. Johnson
energy and mining
February 14, 2019
With petition, environmental groups continuing to fight proposed natural gas plant
Environmental groups are asking Minnesota regulators to reconsider a decision to back Minnesota Power's proposed $700 million natural gas plant...
February 14, 2019 - 3:56pm
February 12, 2019
Walz continuing Line 3 appeal
The Minnesota Department of Commerce will continue to appeal Enbridge Energy’s proposed Line 3 oil pipeline, Gov. Tim Walz announced Tuesday...
February 12, 2019 - 8:07am
February 4, 2019
Four pipeline activists arrested in Itasca County
A group of four Catholic Workers were arrested Monday after entering a fenced-off area along Enbridge Energy's oil pipeline system in Itasca...
February 4, 2019 - 7:44pm
Power outage leaves more than 1,300 residents in the dark
A power outage left about 1,350 Superior Water, Light and Power customers in the dark Sunday night.
February 4, 2019 - 9:45am
January 28, 2019
SWL&P offers help with high utility costs
Superior Water, Light and Power has options for people struggling to pay their winter utility bills.
January 28, 2019 - 5:34pm
January 18, 2019
Army Corps of Engineers extends public comment period for Line 3
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is extending a public comment period on Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project by...
January 18, 2019 - 1:25pm
January 15, 2019
Superior natural gas plant proposal filed in Wisconsin
The future of a $700 million natural gas power plant proposed for Superior is now in the hands of Wisconsin regulators. La Crosse-based Dairyland...
January 15, 2019 - 7:28pm
January 14, 2019
Superior Fire Department upgrades medical equipment with grant
The Superior Fire Department upgraded its medical equipment this week with a grant from the Enbridge Safe Community Program.
January 14, 2019 - 10:43am
January 9, 2019
Line 3 fight brings PUC higher profile, lots of applicants
Minnesota Public Utilities Commission meetings were never known for their high drama. They were deliberate, dense and, to most casual observers,...
January 9, 2019 - 9:28pm
December 31, 2018
Contractor sues Husky refinery over blast injuries
A contractor working at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior said the April 26 explosion sent him 15 feet into the air, resulting in severe...
December 31, 2018 - 6:20pm
December 28, 2018
Enbridge pipeline triggers a winter of frigid protest in Michigan
LEVERING, Mich. – By midafternoon, the snow had picked up – tiny, innocuous flecks becoming heavy, wet drops – but no one at Camp Anishinaabek...
December 28, 2018 - 9:44am
December 21, 2018
Commerce asks Court of Appeals to reconsider Line 3
The Minnesota Department of Commerce is again expressing opposition to Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline.
December 21, 2018 - 11:49am
December 20, 2018
US Army Corps of Engineers taking comments on Enbridge Line 3
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is accepting comments on Enbridge Energy’s proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project as the agency...
December 20, 2018 - 5:56pm
December 12, 2018
Public airs concerns on refinery's use of hydrogen fluoride
A federal safety agency hosted a town hall meeting Wednesday to provide an update on its investigation into the April 26 Husky Energy refinery...
December 12, 2018 - 7:55pm
Safeguards 'ineffective' at preventing Husky refinery explosion
A federal safety agency said safeguards at the Husky Refinery in Superior did not consider the possibility of a worn valve and were "ineffective"...
December 12, 2018 - 12:44pm