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City of Superior joins Howards Bay cleanup efforts
Wisconsin woman honored for Jayme Closs rescue
Photos: Ice breaking begins on Lake Superior
Duluth could become a destination for climate refugees, Harvard professor says
Gophers beat Louisville 86-76 in opening round of NCAA tournament
Ichiro takes final bow after 27-year baseball career
Angels, Trout make 12-year contract official
Behind-the-scenes coverage from the NCHC's Frozen Faceoff
Nelson, Amundson lead Tiger girls at Ashland Invite
Sen. Bewley column: A fresh start for Wisconsin
Hoffman column: Death by an American
Slices of Life: Things your mom never told you
Hamilton column: Accountability makes good government
Letter: Where does pro-abortion argument stop?
STATE OF WISCONSIN
STATE OF WISCONSIN
STATE OF WISCONSIN
St. Scholastica festival March 21 features SHS choir
WATCH: Longtime 'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek announces he's been diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer
UWS lecture series features Native American writer
NHS musical brings audiences 'Under the Sea'
2019 Grammys winners: Full list
Births: Feb. 6-8
Mary Helen Jacobson
Arne E. Korhonen
Leona D. Sexton
Jan K. Kappes
John C. Rickstrom
June 11, 2018
Autobiography relates life of Duluth's Grant Merritt: Environmental pioneer helped lead charge to stop dumping mine waste in Lake Superior
DULUTH — The 1970s was a heady time for environmentalists in Minnesota and across the country. After decades of industrial exploitation...
June 11, 2018 - 6:00am
June 8, 2018
Lake Superior Writers announces contest winners
Eight local writers were honored in the Lake Superior Writers annual writing contest. The theme was "Rescue." Their winning stories are available on the Lake Superior Writers website, lakesuperiorwriters.org/2018-writing-contest. Michael Creger was the winner for creative nonfiction...
June 8, 2018 - 8:09am
School library offers community books
Great Lakes Elementary School opened a little free library Wednesday with applause, a speech, books for all and a giant pair of scissors. "We...
June 8, 2018 - 7:47am
June 5, 2018
It's official: We're back with lots to do
The Superior Public Library is officially open.
June 5, 2018 - 8:45am
'Wild Mares' offers look at non-traditional farming
"Wild Mares: My Lesbian Back-to-The-Land Life" By Dianna Hunter Copyright 2018, University of Minnesota Press $18.95 / higher in Canada 241 pages...
June 5, 2018 - 8:05am
May 8, 2018
Library closes for construction
May 8, 2018 - 7:35am
May 1, 2018
Wascott novelist releases 'The Sisters'
Is it possible to penetrate the veil separating the world of the living from the land of the dead? Author Janet Kay (Jan Jenson of Wascott) explores this intriguing possibility in her latest novel, "The Sisters," slated to be released April 30 by World Castle Publishing. Bella and...
May 1, 2018 - 7:45am
April 24, 2018
Nearing the renovation finish line
The Superior Public Library renovation is almost complete. Our project is entering its final phases and we can't wait to show off our updated space. As we approach the most extensive phases of the remodel, we will have to be closed to the public starting Monday through May 29.
April 24, 2018 - 8:13am
March 16, 2018
'Shadows' appears with other awesome poems
Long-time Superior resident Bud Brand has been notified that his poem "Shadows" will appear in print in a 2018 work to be entitled "Awesome Poems of the Western World." With this publication Brand will have had his work published in 31 books of poetry and in four midwestern newspapers....
March 16, 2018 - 7:53am
March 13, 2018
Excitement builds as progress continues on library project
Have you visited Superior Public Library lately? If not, you should stop by and check out our progress. Our brand-new Circulation Desk is being installed in its new location. Work also continues on the Teen Focus area and Children's Room, the Friends of the Library's workroom and...
March 13, 2018 - 8:56am
March 9, 2018
Local playwright turns to fiction for first novel
In his first novel, local author, playwright and screenwriter Dale Botten offers a compelling story of adventure, romance and danger — one very ordinary man's desire for riches becomes a quest for redemption. Botten has received accolades and awards for his original plays presented...
March 9, 2018 - 8:32am
December 29, 2017
Yas it is: Dictionaries add pop culture terms from 2017
FARGO — Last year many pop culture stars, including Last Week's Tonight's John Oliver, used a slang term that first emerged on the internet...
December 29, 2017 - 9:05am
July 19, 2017
Comic book sales fly on the capes of hit movies, TV shows
Gordon Cox Variety.com LOS ANGELES - In the movies, Batman is a loner with a dark demeanor, Iron Man is a wealthy industrialist and Captain America is a superhero stalwart, using his mighty shield to defend justice. In the comic books, Batman just proposed to Catwoman, Iron Man's...
July 19, 2017 - 11:16am
July 7, 2017
Joan Lee, wife of Stan Lee, dies at 93
Joan, a former British hat model, married Stan on Dec. 5, 1947.
July 7, 2017 - 8:42am
June 27, 2017
At platform 9-3/4, Harry Potter fans mark 20 years of magic
Estelle Shirbon Reuters LONDON - Twenty years to the day after the first book in the Harry Potterseries was published, fans gathered online and...
June 27, 2017 - 9:11am