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Douglas County Circuit Court: Jan. 29-Feb. 11
Wisconsin drug bust leads to 9 arrests
Superior storage locker search leads to drug charges for renter
Iron River sled dog race features student-created hardware
Superior Days restores optimism among delegates
Yellowjackets-Pointers skate to OT tie
Tiger girls notch two wins
Eagle girls top Trollers, Mariners too much for SSHS boys
Johnson first at St. Cloud
Spartans blank the Icemen
Horton column: When everybody plays, we all win
Letter: Devaluing humans with 'otherness'
Letter: Grateful for local newspapers
Hoffman column: Stone's trail littered with 'dirty tricks'
Center for Rural Affairs: 5 steps to help small-town grocery stores
Town of Wascott
Town of Wascott
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NHS musical brings audiences 'Under the Sea'
2019 Grammys winners: Full list
Music and scrutiny at the Grammys
UWS recital offers 'eclectic' performance Feb. 12
Sweet notes swing in for Valentine's Day at UWS
Richard "Rick" W. Jarvis
Winifred Violet Mary Breitzmann
Gordon Willard Hunter
Ruby J. Johnson
January 23, 2019
Wisconsin's low compensation rate for public defenders prompts federal lawsuit
A class-action lawsuit is being brought in federal court by five men and one woman who say their rights to an attorney and a speedy trial are being violated, alleging they've had to sit in jail for long stretches of time.
January 23, 2019 - 8:57am
January 3, 2019
Superior Days lobbies for Northland in Madison
The 34th Superior Days runs Feb. 12-13 at the Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor's Club in Madison.
January 3, 2019 - 7:33pm
November 5, 2018
Human skull found in Bayfield County
A person picking pine boughs in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest on Friday found a human skull, according to the Bayfield County Sheriff's...
November 5, 2018 - 1:20pm
October 9, 2018
Officers elected for workforce investment board
The Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board announced it recently elected officers. LeRoy Forslund of Superior will serve another term as chairman; Michael Bebeau of Ashland was elected to serve another term as vice chairman; and Richard Nystrom of Superior was elected to serve...
October 9, 2018 - 8:09am
October 5, 2018
Ashland woman charged with 45 felonies
Jill M. Kozitza of Ashland is facing 45 felony charges related to embezzling from her employer while working as a bookkeeper. Kozitza, 49, is charged with one count of theft in a business setting, 20 counts of forgery, five counts of fraud/rendering income tax return and 19 counts...
October 5, 2018 - 7:46am
August 17, 2018
Jury convicts 2 in murder of Lac du Flambeau man
A jury in Iron County found Joseph D. Lussier and Richard Francis Alexander Allen guilty of first-degree homicide with a dangerous weapon and hiding a corpse.
August 17, 2018 - 5:36pm
August 13, 2018
Some northern Wisconsin businesses feeling impacts of summer flooding
Visitors to Ashland can often be spotted on the water during the summer months, but this summer has been anything but normal for business owner Katie Gellatly.
August 13, 2018 - 8:35am
August 10, 2018
Charges filed in Ashland County homicide
Homicide charges were filed Wednesday against two men who are accused of killing an Odanah, Wis., man last fall.
August 10, 2018 - 10:05am
Drug-related costs prompt Ashland County to seek referendum to raise tax levy
One northern Wisconsin county plans to ask voters this August whether they would support raising property taxes to pay for services.
July 10, 2018 - 9:05am
July 3, 2018
Foundations offer grants for northern Wisconsin projects, programs
A regional nonprofit fund serving the Ashland, Bad River and Washburn areas announced grants totaling $8,000 for local projects. The Chequamegon Bay Area Community Fund awarded grants to the following nonprofit organizations and units of local government for their projects:
July 3, 2018 - 8:31am
June 22, 2018
Makers’ Faire celebrates northland ingenuity
White Winter Winery presents a Makers’ Faire celebrating the numerous artists, farmers and craftspersons in Ashland, Bayfield and Douglas counties.
June 22, 2018 - 9:17am
May 16, 2018
Federal sexual assault lawsuit against Ashland County dismissed
Women receive settlement in case where deceased jail officer was accused of sexual misconduct.
May 16, 2018 - 8:45am
April 20, 2018
State loans money to Maple, Ashland
The town of Maple is getting a helping hand from the sale of state lands.
April 20, 2018 - 9:46pm
February 28, 2018
Two arrested in Ashland homicide case
Two people have been arrested and are in custody as suspects in an apparent homicide in Ashland earlier this week.
February 28, 2018 - 3:22pm
February 27, 2018
Police investigate homicide in Ashland
Ashland Police on Monday said they are investigating an apparent homicide of a man found dead in his residence. “This appears to be an isolated incident,’’ police said.
February 27, 2018 - 12:51pm