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Dispatches from Douglas County: Election results, Spartan Manufacturing, Yellowjackets in the NCAAs and more

Read the latest news in the Dispatches from Douglas County newsletter published every Friday.

Election Inspector Carol Fransen gets “I Voted” stickers ready for voters
Election Inspector Carol Fransen gets “I Voted” stickers ready for voters at Northwood Technical College in Superior on Tuesday morning, Nov. 8.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
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SUPERIOR — Here's a random fact for you: Liquor stores in Superior are required by city ordinance to have bars.

Switching gears a bit, it's Veterans Day. Thank you to all the veterans out there for your service. This month's episode of Archive Dive focuses on a portrait of a local veteran that hangs at UWS.

Check out election results and some more headlines below:

Election results

Alex Murto, 4, carries the ballot for his mom, Kari, as they vote at Northwood Technical College
Alex Murto, 4, carries the ballot for his mom, Kari, as they vote at Northwood Technical College in Superior on Tuesday morning, Nov. 8.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram

The results have been tallied — here are results from the Tuesday, Nov. 8, election:

Real-world experience

Senior Ed Hakanson uses a plasma cutter to make a saw tree in an Industrial Tech room at Superior High School
Senior Ed Hakanson uses a plasma cutter to make a saw tree in an Industrial Tech room at Superior High School on Thursday, Nov. 3. Hakanson is part of the Spartan Manufacturing club at SHS.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram

Superior High School recently launched Spartan Manufacturing to give students real-world experience in manufacturing and producing products.

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NCAA-bound

WSOC Team During UMAC Trophy Celebration.jpg
Wisconsin-Superior celebrates with the championship trophy after beating Northwestern 6-0 in the UMAC women's soccer championship match on Saturday, Nov. 5, at NBC Spartan Sports Complex in Superior.
Holden Law / UWS Athletics

The Wisconsin-Superior women's and men's soccer teams open NCAA tournament play Saturday, Nov. 12.

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Jen Zettel-Vandenhouten is the regional editor for Duluth Media Group, overseeing the Cloquet Pine Journal and the Superior Telegram.
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