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ECE sponsors leadership training for students
Charges filed against woman accused of taking bag of cash
New UWS scholarship supports Native American students
South Range man charged with fifth OWI after hit-and-run
Pearl Harbor Day tour at Bong Center impresses students
Bucks top Raptors for second time this season
Sunday night MLB games to start at 6
UWS RDP: Lady 'Jackets sweep the Lions
Tiger girls and boys remain undefeated
Spartan girls come close again (updated)
Legislature trying to take away powers
Among my biggest disappointments in politics
When life isn't a bummer --EMDASH-- not really
Jesus knows what it means to be human
No country for white men?
A hot-pink statement
DCHS board eliminates director
Tony Tracy's final shows at DCHS
Jazz extravaganza takes stage in UWS art center
WisDOT seeks young artists to depict aviation dreams
UWS band take audience 'Over Wild Solitude'
Google rolls out demo for Poplar teen's app
Library fun in the runup to the holidays
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
Arlen Alvin Waldron
James H. Dobis
James Walter Lindegren
Toni J. Almstedt
Delores I. Zalabski
February 13, 2018
UWS offers free beekeeping workshop
For those interested in becoming a beekeeper, the University of Wisconsin-Superior will hold a free Beekeeping 101 workshop 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in Room 1013 of Swenson Hall, 1610 Weeks Ave.. Designed specifically for those with no experience in beekeeping, Dr. Edward Burkett,...
February 13, 2018 - 7:57am
Training focuses on youth care of livestock
Youth interested in becoming certified in the quality care of livestock are invited to participate in "Youth for the Quality Care of Animals" training at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22 in the Amnicon Town Hall. The session is sponsored by the Wisconsin Livestock Program of UW-Extension. An online...
February 13, 2018 - 7:55am
January 26, 2018
SHS grad earns national honor for book
Author Tracy Nelson Maurer, a Douglas County native, earned national recognition for her children's picture book, "John Deere, That's Who!" The...
January 26, 2018 - 8:42am
January 19, 2018
New fruit, vegetable regs go into effect
New food safety regulations take effect Jan. 26 for Wisconsin's biggest growers of fresh market fruit and vegetables, but regulators will focus on educating farmers during the first year of regulation. Enforcement will not begin in earnest until 2019.
January 19, 2018 - 9:54am
'Shepherd's Clinic' focuses on small ruminants
Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association Small Ruminant Clinic, formally the Indianhead Sheep Breeders Association "Shepherds Clinic" begins at 8:45 a.m. Feb. 3 at the Conference Center in the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, 1900 College Drive, Rice Lake, Wis. Registration...
January 19, 2018 - 9:48am
January 3, 2018
County adopts plan to preserve farmland
Two years after work began, Douglas County has a plan to preserve farmland.
January 3, 2018 - 8:14am
December 6, 2017
Hemp farming gets green light while St. Croix Chippewa moves forward with CBD oil production
However, it remains unclear whether the state would seek to prevent the tribe’s plans to process the plant to produce cannabidiol or CBD oil.
December 6, 2017 - 9:25am
November 27, 2017
ND could be one of the most affected states if US withdraws from NAFTA
FARGO — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce released a list of the states most likely to be negatively affected if the U.S. withdraws from the...
November 27, 2017 - 6:03am
November 22, 2017
Thanksgiving dinner at lowest price since 2010
Turkey, cranberry prices down while milk sees slight increase in price.
November 22, 2017 - 8:36am
November 10, 2017
Wisconsin Assembly approves restrictions on releasing body camera footage
Chamber also approves lead pipe replacement program, legalizing industrial hemp farming.
November 10, 2017 - 9:47am
October 31, 2017
Lakes forum explores CAFOs, shoreland zoning
More than 40 clean lake advocates were updated on the threat of concentrated animal-feeding operations to the surface waters of Bayfield County and how this impact could affect water quality and waterfront property values. The open discussion took place at the 2017 Bayfield County...
October 31, 2017 - 7:00am
October 19, 2017
Industrial hemp bill passes senate committee
Democrats voice concern about some elements of proposal.
October 19, 2017 - 9:52am
October 17, 2017
Farmland plan nears completion
Douglas County has a tentative plan for preserving farmland in the county.
October 17, 2017 - 9:23am
Bills seek to legalize hemp production
Wisconsin Republicans are trying to make the case that bringing back large-scale hemp production would be a winner for Wisconsin agriculture and rural parts of the state. Bills backed by Republicans have appeared in the Wisconsin Legislature and Congress. The state legislation, from...
October 17, 2017 - 7:00am
October 16, 2017
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Shrimp, wine and hemp. Minnesota farmers are more likely to grow commodity crops such as corn, soybeans and wheat, but some people aren't satisfied...
October 16, 2017 - 8:51pm