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Legislation would target prescription drug costs
Superior panel recommends tobacco ordinance changes to address vaping by minors
Douglas County Circuit Court: Jan. 9-14
Bonding nets revenue for housing loans for apartment renovations
Case against Jayme's suspected kidnapper complicated despite 'I did it'
Spartans win in OT at Hudson
Spartans outshoot the Hunters
Lady Yellowjackets swept by Blugolds
Spartans fall to the Raiders
Wisconsin knocks off No. 2 Michigan
Koehler column: What about open borders?
Hamilton column: Practicing politics at a high level
Slices of Life: Life will go on
Smith column: USDA broadband initiative ignores major barrier
Godlewski column: An open letter to Wisconsinites from your new state treasurer
Superior gears up for ice festival
Project Night offers sneak peek at 4-H possibilities
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Bid on fine art at Superior auction
2 Minnesotans claim $1M lottery winnings
Bob Einstein, comedian and actor best known for 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' and Super Dave character, dead at 76
Book review: The best reads of 2018
This year, Oscar more likely to go to film you've actually seen
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December 27, 2018
Wisconsin underage tobacco sales down 18 percent
The dip in underage sales reverses the upward trend in tobacco sales to minors in recent years.
December 27, 2018 - 9:40am
December 21, 2018
Generation Rx presentation highlights prescription drug dangers
The dangers of prescription drug misuse took center stage in Nick Olson's health classroom at Northwestern Middle School on Friday, Dec. 14.
December 21, 2018 - 2:07pm
December 20, 2018
Central Minn. group organizes dementia choir: Studies suggest music and memory are linked
BRAINERD, Minn. — Those with dementia struggle to remember, but one of the last things to be forgotten is music. A new choir in the Brainerd...
December 20, 2018 - 8:00am
December 4, 2018
Mental health services expand with new hires
Lake Superior Community Health Center last week announced the hiring of three new therapists, a move that should improve local access to mental health services. "We are opening the doors for new therapy patients," said Betsy Byler, director of outpatient behavioral health and substance...
December 4, 2018 - 8:13am
November 27, 2018
Annual report finds dangerous toys on store shelves
Watch out for dangerous and toxic toys this holiday season. The Wisconsin Public Interest Research Group Foundation's (WISPIRG) 33rd annual "Trouble in Toyland" report found toxic amounts of boron in slime products, and a failure by Amazon to appropriately label choking hazards. Boron...
November 27, 2018 - 8:30am
Douglas County veterans van ends service
The county-run transportation service offered to veterans to and from the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, ends with the new year. The service is offered through the Douglas County Veterans Service Office. "The county made the decision based on ridership...
November 27, 2018 - 8:26am
November 19, 2018
After three years, Duluth nurse becomes a match for leukemia patient, donates bone marrow
DULUTH — Swab your cheek, save a life. That was Miranda Sweely’s dream when she attended a bone marrow drive three years ago. But she never...
November 19, 2018 - 6:00am
November 9, 2018
Super One raises money for Solvay Hospice House
Super One Foods and the Miller-Dwan Foundation are joining forces for the 11th consecutive year to raise money for Solvay Hospice House in recognition of National Hospice Month. Now through Nov. 24, 13 Super One stores in the region are selling paper house ornaments for $1, including...
November 9, 2018 - 9:10am
September 26, 2018
Massive ground beef recall due to possible E-coli threat to affect Minnesota ALDI locations, USDA says
WASHINGTON — If you shop at ALDI stores in Minnesota, be aware when buying ground beef. On Wednesday, Sept. 19, the United States Department...
September 26, 2018 - 11:09am
September 25, 2018
Survey focuses on mental health
Douglas County's Mental Health Coordinated Community Response (MHCCR) team is seeking public input to help determine where to focus efforts to meet the needs of individuals in Douglas County. An anonymous survey has been set up at surveymonkey.com/r/YJGY9LN. The team's mission is...
September 25, 2018 - 8:02am
September 24, 2018
Minnesota History Center's international partnership leads to app for people with dementia
ST. PAUL—Although the Minnesota Historical Society offers sensory-based tours of the James J. Hill House for people living with memory...
September 24, 2018 - 9:51pm
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
DULUTH, Minn—Since he turned 50, Scott Thompson has tried to stay on top of his water intake. He drinks two to three glasses before his...
September 24, 2018 - 8:25pm
Filmmaker Ken Burns makes Mayo Clinic documentary
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- A two-hour documentary, “The Mayo Clinic: Faith-Hope-Science,” created by acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns will air on public...
September 24, 2018 - 3:28pm
EpiPen shortage persists for some: Lifesaving device still in short supply as prices rise
DULUTH — When he was 13 months old, Keenan Oswald's mom gave him a taste of a new treat: peanut butter toast. "He stuck it on his tongue,...
September 24, 2018 - 6:05am
September 7, 2018
Senior Connections offers infor on Medicare
Douglas County residents age 60s or older are invited to get a better understanding of the puzzle that is Medicare and its many options. Senior Connections is hosting a presentation on the subject from 1-3 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Superior Douglas County Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave. Brenda...
September 7, 2018 - 8:15am