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Walker signs bills limiting Governor-elect Tony Evers' power
Fate of Enbridge pipelines may send more oil through Wisconsin
St. Scholastica, Hayward hospital receive hoax bomb threats
Prison sentence stayed in Superior heroin case
Minong man sentenced to prison for meth distribution
SHS girls rally past Ashland
Spartan skaters win sixth straight
SPARTAN RDP: SHS doubles up Hibbing-Chisholm
Voyageurs Park wolves are fishing
Favre: 'Never say never' to coaching Packers
Sen. Bewley: Legislators put themselves before Wisconsin residents
Column: Congress must reauthorize VAWA
Column: New Medicare drug policy a step down for seniors
Legislature trying to take away powers
Among my biggest disappointments in politics
Town of Superior firefighters seek food, toiletry donations
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Voices sought for Great Superior Sing-Along
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
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
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Joy Mae Haasis
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March 23, 2018
Superior mock trial team places third in state competition
The Superior High School Varsity Mock Trial Team placed third out of 22 teams at the state tournament March 9-10 in Madison. Junior Jaxon Hoffmann earned an individual witness award and was named one of the top five witnesses in the state. The Team includes senior Theo Britton, juniors...
March 23, 2018 - 8:10am
March 22, 2018
Wisconsin AG: Death penalty for traffickers won't end drug abuse
Wisconsin’s attorney general has mixed feelings about President Donald Trump’s Initiative to Stop Opioid Abuse announced this week.
March 22, 2018 - 9:09am
March 20, 2018
Judges face off for Supreme Court
When voters head to the polls April 3, they will choose between two candidates with distinct differences in their view of the role of Wisconsin...
March 20, 2018 - 7:47am
March 6, 2018
County weighs salaries for elected officials
The Douglas County Board considers setting salaries for the next sheriff and clerk of courts when it meets March 15.
March 6, 2018 - 8:18am
February 27, 2018
SHS threat leads to arrest in Ohio
The person behind the threat of violence that led to backpack checks Thursday at Superior High School has been identified and arrested. The threat was made against "SHS," and was directed at Springfield High School in Ohio, according to a Friday Facebook post by Superior High School...
February 27, 2018 - 7:46am
February 23, 2018
Assembly approves increased penalties for illegal gun purchases, drunken driving
Lawmakers also approve contract change for teachers assaulted on the job.
February 23, 2018 - 9:20am
Lawmakers' proposal addresses district attorney shortage
Assembly Republicans also rolled out a proposal Wednesday morning that would provide $4 million in state funding to hire about 53 new prosecutors in 40 counties across Wisconsin. Those hirings would include two full-time positions in Douglas County, and one full-time position each...
February 23, 2018 - 7:55am
ID verification saves Wisconsin taxpayers millions
More than $59.5 million in fraudulent and erroneous refunds and credits were blocked last tax season thanks in part to the Wisconsin Department of Revenue's use of identity verification tools. Over seven years, that's saved taxpayers $315 million. "Our goal is to ensure the identities...
February 23, 2018 - 7:48am
February 22, 2018
Anonymous threat against SHS traced to Arizona
An anonymous threat of violence at Superior High School led to backpack checks for students entering the school this morning.
February 22, 2018 - 4:07pm
February 20, 2018
Gordon man involved in accident charged with reckless driving
A Gordon man is facing felony charges for alleged reckless driving resulting in a 2016 crash that left a passenger with severe injuries.
February 20, 2018 - 10:19am
Seventh Circuit seeks bankruptcy judge
The Judicial Council of the Seventh Circuit is looking for applicants for a bankruptcy judge position for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin headquartered in Milwaukee. Applicants must also be willing to travel to other locations in the Seventh...
February 20, 2018 - 7:51am
February 19, 2018
'Is everybody ready?': Barron County trains residents on how to survive a mass shooting
Sheriff's department offering free active shooter training to schools, businesses and churches.
February 19, 2018 - 8:46am
February 16, 2018
State AGs back end to arbitration for sexual harassment
A bipartisan coalition of 56 state and territory attorneys general, in a letter to Congress, urged an end secret, forced arbitration in cases of workplace sexual harassment. Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel was among those who signed the letter
February 16, 2018 - 8:31am
Superior Police respond to rash of broken windows
Superior Police responded to 10 vandalism incidents involving broken windows on cars and a business Monday.
February 16, 2018 - 8:17am
Ashland man enters plea in vehicular homicide
Derek Lee Nelis, 46, pleaded no contest Tuesday in Douglas County Circuit Court to felony homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle.
February 16, 2018 - 8:14am