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Plan Commission approves street vacation for Lakehead project
Legislation would target prescription drug costs
Superior panel recommends tobacco ordinance changes to address vaping by minors
Douglas County Circuit Court: Jan. 9-14
Bonding nets revenue for housing loans for apartment renovations
Spartans win in OT at Hudson
Spartans outshoot the Hunters
Lady Yellowjackets swept by Blugolds
Spartans fall to the Raiders
Wisconsin knocks off No. 2 Michigan
Koehler column: What about open borders?
Hamilton column: Practicing politics at a high level
Slices of Life: Life will go on
Smith column: USDA broadband initiative ignores major barrier
Godlewski column: An open letter to Wisconsinites from your new state treasurer
Superior gears up for ice festival
Project Night offers sneak peek at 4-H possibilities
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Bid on fine art at Superior auction
2 Minnesotans claim $1M lottery winnings
Bob Einstein, comedian and actor best known for 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' and Super Dave character, dead at 76
Book review: The best reads of 2018
This year, Oscar more likely to go to film you've actually seen
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January 3, 2018
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
DULUTH, Minn.—Bursting with horsepower to spare in what has been a banner season, the Great Lakes shipping industry slowed against its...
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am
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September 26, 2017 - 10:53am
January 27, 2010
WFB urges farmers to attend public hearing
The Wisconsin Farm Bureau is urging farmers to attend a public hearing Thursday in Eau Claire regarding proposed changes to the state's non-point source pollution regulations. "It is vital that farmers attend this public hearing to testify on how these far-reaching proposals will...
January 27, 2010 - 8:00am
January 21, 2010
Farmer seeks rematch for congressional seat
Dan Mielke is an organic farmer in Rudolph, Wis., business owner, has worked in the construction trade and as a consultant in house-building...
January 21, 2010 - 8:15pm
January 20, 2010
Essay competition focuses on agriculture
The Agriculture Council of America is again calling on seventh to 12th grade students to submit an original, 450-word essay about the importance of agriculture. The theme of this year's competition is "American Agriculture: Abundant, Affordable, Amazing." The deadline to submit...
January 20, 2010 - 8:00am
January 8, 2010
Another reason to visit the Afterhours Trail
As skiers glided over the snow at the Afterhours Trail in Brule Sunday afternoon, the steady tramp of feet on packed snow could be heard from the forest. Snowshoers now have a place of their own at the Afterhours trail system. Two new loops designed for snowshoeing were added this...
January 8, 2010 - 8:00am
Cheap rods, foul-smelling bait and one very memorable carp
Living in Nebraska back in the early 1980s my neighborhood on the south-side of Omaha did not lend itself to stringers of cold-water trout and silver chromed steelhead. There were no ducks and there were no deer. We lived in the city and I was just a kid. Our home was nestled safely...
January 8, 2010 - 8:00am
January 6, 2010
Dairy economic loss help available
The USDA Farm Service Agency Dairy Economic Loss Assistance Payment Program provides a one-time payment to assist dairy producers who have experienced low milk prices and high production costs during 2009. The program provides $290 million for direct payments to dairy producers. Eligible...
January 6, 2010 - 8:00am
December 31, 2009
All I want for Christmas
Over the holidays I'd planned on doing some ice fishing. I'd heard from some of the guys I run into at the Food Mart that the inland lakes were a little thin for ice; it just hasn't been cold enough for much to form. However, it was also said that if an angler was careful and paid...
December 31, 2009 - 8:00am
December 18, 2009
Hunters voice frustration over 2009 deer hunt numbers
Wisconsin hunters packed a state Capitol hearing room Thursday to complain about the weak November deer hunt. Hunters killed about 196,000 deer...
December 18, 2009 - 8:00am
December 10, 2009
Pricey 15-year-old Wis. cheddar flies off shelves
MINERAL POINT, Wis. (AP) -- A 15-year-old Wisconsin cheddar that's possibly the most mature such cheese for sale continues to fly off the shelves, even at $50 per pound. The cheddar is produced by Hook's Cheese Co. in Mineral Point. Owner Tony Hook says he started with 1,200 pounds...
December 10, 2009 - 10:55am
November 27, 2009
Deer donations can feed neighbors in need
Douglas County hunters can lend a hand this season. Hunters can donate their deer to help feed people in need. Beneficiaries of this year's donated deer program include the Salvation Army and Northwest Community Services Agency in Superior, and food shelves in Gordon and Barnes....
November 27, 2009 - 8:21am
LETTER: Caps hurt farming
To the Telegram: The climate change bills in Congress will have a negative impact on agriculture and the entire U.S. economy. The House and Senate climate change bills would impose higher energy and food costs on consumers, raise fuel, fertilizer and energy costs for farmers, and...
November 27, 2009 - 8:00am
November 26, 2009
Longer shipping season expected on Mississippi
MADISON (AP) -- Grain shipments are behind schedule on the Upper Mississippi River due to this fall's wet harvest. Kent Pehler, of Brennan Marine in La Crosse, says grain shipments were off about 50 percent in mid-October. The company provides services to barge lines in the port...
November 26, 2009 - 4:23pm
November 25, 2009
Transporting the harvest
This fall's wet harvest has put grain shipments behind schedule on the Upper Mississippi River. However, shipments are up on Lake Superior. Kent Pehler says they were waiting on the weather this fall. Pehler is CEO of Brennan Marine. The company provides services to barge lines...
November 25, 2009 - 11:40am