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Walker proposes $100 M school safety grant program, calls special legislative session
A quarter of fatal crashes in state involve elderly drivers
Wisconsin newspapers worry Canadian paper tariffs could cost them
SHS forensics team advances to districts
AMSOIL, fire department partner to boost safety
Reports: Bears match Packers' offer sheet to CB Fuller
Prep Playoffs - March 16
NCAA tourney has local flavor
Bell, Pitts lead Minnesota past Green Bay in tourney opener
Vikings release WR Jarius Wright after six seasons
SFL endorses local candidates
Dallet is the better choice
Care directives offer peace of mind
Time to work smarter to fight veteran suicide
Elm stands for solutions
Critter Harbor hosts dinner, raffle fundraiser
Wisconsin comedian comes to UWS
Lasiowski, Torvinen take regional spelling competition
Ullan, Thimm serve as Student Rotarians in November
'Shadows' appears with other awesome poems
Excitement builds as progress continues on library project
Local playwright turns to fiction for first novel
UWS choirs perform in Duluth
Symphonic orchestra performs with winners
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
Gabriel John Dinkel
Myra Ruth Panula
Carl E. Dahlberg
Brett E. Blomquist
Ramona A. Verdoljak
science and nature
March 14, 2018
DNR announces first state elk hunt in northern Wisconsin this fall
After 20-year reintroduction to Chequamegon-Nicolet Nationsl Forest, herd has grown to nearly 200 animals.
March 14, 2018 - 8:53am
Stewardship brings together tree-huggers and lumberjacks
The 2014 Farm Bill allowed the U.S. Forest Service and the Nature Conservancyin Wisconsin to enter into this stewardship agreement, just one of 13 nationwide.
March 14, 2018 - 8:50am
March 13, 2018
Session focuses on well-water testing results in Douglas County
Douglas County land conservation and health departments announced the results are in from a countywide well-water testing program conducted in February. Participants in the program, as well as the general public, have an opportunity to learn about the results at a free educational...
March 13, 2018 - 8:58am
March 12, 2018
2017 was near record year for CWD from deer farming, hunting operations
There were 60 deer from hunting ranches across the state that tested positive for CWD last year.
March 12, 2018 - 8:52am
Great Lakes cities compete to reduce water utility emissions
The City of Bayfield is competing with cities like Ann Arbor, Michigan and Detroit to lower mercury and other emissions as part of the Water Utility Energy Challenge.
March 12, 2018 - 8:34am
March 9, 2018
Cough drops a culprit behind persistent coughing
UW-Madison study shows correlation between excessive cough drop use and lingering cough.
March 9, 2018 - 8:46am
February 27, 2018
Wisconsin DNR awards 12,970 permits for 2018 black bear hunt
All hunters who applied for a harvest permit can check their status online at GoWild.wi.gov. Successful applicants should have received a postcard in the mail.
February 27, 2018 - 1:39pm
North Shore streams under stress
Six more of the once-pristine streams that flow into Lake Superior along the near North Shore are officially impaired due to increased development,...
February 27, 2018 - 10:04am
February 13, 2018
Slide, Ride, Glide along Superior trails
The event adds a ski segment to go with the traditional running and biking triathlon segments — giving the race a distinct Northland flavo...
February 13, 2018 - 8:55am
February 7, 2018
IV bag shortage causing cost of care to increase
Hurricane Maria, severe flu season continue to affect supply and demand of IV saline products.
February 7, 2018 - 8:59am
January 29, 2018
New study links wolf numbers to moose calf survival
DULUTH — In yet another effort to untangle the mystery behind Minnesota's diminished moose population, renowned wolf researcher David...
January 29, 2018 - 7:11pm
US in grips of worst flu outbreak in years
Patty Murray Wisconsin Public Radio During its weekly flu update conference call, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said this season’s...
January 29, 2018 - 9:55am
Black bear kiled near Isabella may have been captive at one time
The northwoods black bear that attacked a pet dog and three men last month near Isabella was deranged by severe brain swelling and had two external...
January 29, 2018 - 9:47am
January 18, 2018
Flu hitting nursing facilities; Record number of outbreaks reported
DULUTH, Minn.—The flu bug has bitten Minnesota's nursing care residents particularly hard this winter, a state health official said. "We've...
January 18, 2018 - 7:10pm
January 17, 2018
Ice fish anywhere in Wisconsin during Free Fishing Weekend
Fish almost anywhere in Wisconsin without a license or trout stamp on Free Fishing Weekend, Jan. 20-21.
January 17, 2018 - 9:47am