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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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November 27, 2018
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into basement
The call came over their patrol truck radio just before 4 p.m. There was a deer in a house. In a basement, to be exact, and the owners were...
November 27, 2018 - 5:05pm
November 20, 2018
Ordinance bans transport of deer to Douglas County
The clock is ticking on Douglas County's moratorium, which bans the import of deer and other cervids. The Douglas County Board adopted an ordinance...
November 20, 2018 - 8:05am
November 17, 2018
Wisconsin deer hunt tradition continues: Approaching a half century, Finstad family deer camp mixes fun, success
GORDON, Wis. — There are close to 60 sets of deer antlers in the Finstad family deer camp south of town, more than one for every year there’s...
November 17, 2018 - 5:10pm
November 16, 2018
Prospects better for Wisconsin firearms deer season
It won't be the good old days of northwestern Wisconsin deer hunting, like way back in the early 2000s when hunters harvested more than 15,000...
November 16, 2018 - 7:57am
October 12, 2018
Farm owner challenges moratorium
Douglas County's Zoning Committee is advancing an ordinance to place a one-year moratorium on the transport of live deer or other cervids into...
October 12, 2018 - 8:36am
July 30, 2018
Deer-hunting options expand in 2018
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Deer hunters will have more options this season, thanks to a rebounding population, officials said. According to a news...
July 30, 2018 - 7:07pm
November 19, 2017
With online registration of deer, Wisconsin DNR biologist misses hunter interaction
Greg Kessler misses talking to deer hunters. For most of his 27-year career as a wildlife biologist with the Wisconsin Department of Natural...
November 19, 2017 - 6:01am
November 17, 2017
11-year-old Minnesota boy bags rare spotted deer
PINE RIVER, Minn. -- Effective hunters don't get trophy deer by accident. They plan and train, and that's exactly how 11-year-old Tyler Day of...
November 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
October 23, 2017
Game wardens find ghost hunters, thought to be deer shiners, in northern Minn. cemetery
DULUTH—Two Duluth-area conservation officers chased down two suspected poachers Saturday night, Oct. 21, in what became a haunting tale of paranormal behavior. Conservation officers Andy Schmidt and Kipp Duncan, who patrol the Duluth area for the Minnesota Department of Natural...
October 23, 2017 - 9:47pm
October 22, 2017
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
DULUTH — When a nine-point buck came walking toward Leif Birnbaum's deer stand last Sunday, Oct. 15, the Duluth bowhunter took a good look...
October 22, 2017 - 6:15am
July 28, 2017
Deer council plans meetings
The Douglas County Deer Advisory Council has scheduled a pair of meetings. During the first meeting, 5-8 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Superior Public Library, the council discusses establishing deer herd goals for the next three years. Options will be to increase, decrease or maintain the...
July 28, 2017 - 7:00am
April 20, 2017
Deer quota confirmed
Pending approval by the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board, Douglas County will have a limited number of antlerless tags available for the 2017 deer season. The Douglas County Deer Advisory Council voted unanimously Monday to approve a 500 antlerless quota for the upcoming season,...
April 20, 2017 - 5:29pm
January 27, 2017
Deer stand proposal passes
Hunters in northern Wisconsin will be allowed to leave portable tree stands and blinds overnight on state-managed land beginning in the fall 2017 season.
January 27, 2017 - 8:16am
March 25, 2016
Local deer council is cautiously optimistic
After two years of near record low deer harvest numbers in Douglas County, there is a glimmer of hope for the 2016 deer season. “The population would appear to have made a little uptick,” said Greg Kessler, Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologist. “Nothing tremendous,...
March 25, 2016 - 12:49pm