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Some Wisconsin park areas, trails remain closed to visitors due to storm, flood damage
Memorial fun at the Bong Center
Wisconsin DNR plan aims to sustain bear population
'Embodiment of evil:' Patterson sentenced to life without parole for abducting Jayme Closs, killing parents
High water forces closure of County Highway N
Three Tigers advance to state track meet
SPARTAN ROUNDUP: LSC track and golf teams named
5 trophies in 3 days
Dallas Wings release Megan Gustafson
Prep Playoffs — May 23
Bergman column: Census of Ag shows more renewables on farms
Pfaff column: Dairy task force highlights need to build connections
Slices of Life: When you can't shake tired, sleep on it
Knapp column: Donald Trump, socialist
Marschke column: Wisconsin must pass death benefit legislation
Ham dinner tradition for over 80 years returns Sunday to Brule Town Hall
Community Calendar: May 25-June 8
Patriotic preparations at Greenwood Cemetery
TOWN OF CLOVERLAND
STATE OF WISCONSIN
Superior Singers to perform feel-good summer concert series
Brother Ali to play at Superior's Earth Rider in July
Artists share stories of tar sands pipelines Monday in Hayward
Theater review: Double, double, twins and trouble with Shakespeare's 'Comedy of Errors'
Five new TV stations to launch in Northland
Arielle Grace Carlson
Eugene 'Gene' J. Ovesen, Jr.
Births: April 27-May 2
Births: April 10-16
John R. Raaflaub
Roy E. Johnson
Robert Duane Picard
science - nature
April 8, 2019
Volunteers needed for crane count Saturday
The International Crane Foundation sponsors the 44th Annual Midwest Crane Count on Saturday, April 13, from 5:30-7:30 a.m. Over 1,000 volunteer participants from Wisconsin and portions of Minnesota, Michigan, Iowa, Illinois and Indiana participate in the spring survey, which gathers...
April 8, 2019 - 8:51pm
Flu finally peaks in Wisconsin
In general, this year's flu season has been milder than last year. However it started later and is lasting longer.
April 8, 2019 - 3:55pm
Conservation Congress invites public input at meetings Monday
Anyone interested in natural resources management in Wisconsin will have the opportunity to provide their input on proposed rule changes and advisory questions relating to conservation and fish and wildlife management Monday, April 8, starting at 7 p.m. The annual Conservation Congress...
April 8, 2019 - 12:50pm
March 30, 2019
Manage gypsy moths to protect trees
As winter fades and spring arrives, gypsy moth eggs should start hatching in a few weeks.
March 30, 2019 - 3:36pm
March 29, 2019
Chiquamegon-Nicolet Forest closes trails to bikes, ATVs for spring break-up
The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest’s snowmobile, all-terrain vehicle (ATV), utility-terrain vehicle (UTV), horse and bicycle trails are closed for spring break-up.
March 29, 2019 - 12:53pm
March 28, 2019
Minnesota bats devastated by white-nose syndrome
Minnesota's bat population continues to be devastated by white nose syndrome, with now a 90 percent decline in bats at the Soudan Underground...
March 28, 2019 - 7:30pm
March 26, 2019
State health officials: Flu season hasn't yet peaked
The flu hasn’t packed as powerful a punch as last year, but it’s been a lengthy battle that shows no sign of winding down soon.
March 26, 2019 - 9:58am
March 14, 2019
UWS professor, retired staff member develop beekeeping device
percent of their hives during the winter, with areas in the Upper Midwest losing as much as 50 percent.
March 14, 2019 - 3:54pm
March 12, 2019
Douglas County Council meets to discuss deer hunt totals, 2019 recommendations
The Douglas County Deer Advisory Council (CDAC) will meet at 5:30 p.m. March 20 at Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave., to review data and form preliminary 2019 antlerless quota, permit and season structure recommendations.
March 12, 2019 - 11:42am
March 10, 2019
Natural Connections: Winter birds at the Sax-Zim Bog
The thermometer on my car read 18 degrees below zero as I turned off the highway onto a snow covered road northwest of Duluth.
March 10, 2019 - 4:59pm
March 4, 2019
DNR turns camera on endangered marten
A network of trail cameras in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest could help restore populations of Wisconsin's only state-endangered mammal,...
March 4, 2019 - 10:56am
March 3, 2019
Wisconsin wants rare plant detectives
Plant lovers and others who enjoy searching for rare plants (some call it botanizing) can put their passion to work by helping the Wisconsin Rare Plant Monitoring Program track down rare plant populations. Free rare plant volunteer training sessions are set for March and April in...
March 3, 2019 - 2:48pm
March 2, 2019
More fish running up Bois Brule River
The number of steelhead rainbow trout, brown trout and salmon that ran up Wisconsin’s Bois Brule River last fall was up from 2017, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources reported last week. The DNR monitored upstream trout and salmon migration with digital video equipment...
March 2, 2019 - 7:47am
February 24, 2019
Natural Connections: Come ski; have fun; be sustainable
I ventured out cross-country skiing in the middle of that big snowstorm a couple weeks ago, and my ski tips ran incognito under the fluff.
February 24, 2019 - 3:04am
February 19, 2019
Wisconsin flu season has been milder than last year but health officials caution it's not over yet
It’s been an especially tough winter in Wisconsin and across much of the United States. But an illness common in cold weather has been mild so far. The seasonal flu has not hit the state or the country as hard as it did last year, which Wisconsin health officials described as "significant...
February 19, 2019 - 8:24am