Program Launches Skate Drive For Superior Rinks
Friday, November 30, 2018, 2:30pm
The city of Superior and Superior/Douglas County Adult Leadership program paired up to launch the Skates for Superior program. The program seeks to provide free skating equipment to the public at the city’s outdoor skating rinks.
UWS Honors Former Professor William 'Pope' Wright
Friday, November 30, 2018, 12:00pm
The University of Wisconsin-Superior held a dedication ceremony this week for former art professor William ‘Pope’ Wright. The university honored Wright by naming its Multicultural Center after the artist and educator who taught at UWS for 44 years.
Superior Mayor Runs For Second Term
Friday, November 30, 2018, 11:40am
Superior Mayor Jim Paine is kicking off his re-election campaign at the Carnegie Library in Superior on Dec 1.
Food Demand Declines Overall Across Northern Wisconsin
Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 4:35pm
A regional food bank is seeing less demand at area food pantries in northern Wisconsin. However, food shelves in Superior, Bayfield and Poplar are seeing more demand for their services.
Superior Invests Around $1M On Housing, Support Services
Friday, November 16, 2018, 11:10am
The city of Superior will spend around $1 million in community development block grant money next year to improve housing, sidewalks and support community service agencies. Around $300,000 will go to One Roof Community Housing to rehabilitate homes in Superior.
Superior Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign Underway
Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 10:10am
The Salvation Army in Superior recently launched its annual Red Kettle Campaign and is looking for volunteers. The red kettles help fund the Salvation Army all year long.
Rep. Beth Meyers Elected To 3rd Term In 74th Assembly District
Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 12:40am
State Rep. Beth Meyers, D-Bayfield, won the 74th Assembly District race with 58 percent of the vote in unofficial totals with 93 percent of precincts reporting early Wednesday morning. Republican challenger and former Phillips Mayor Jeff Fahl garnered 42 percent of the vote.
Public Service Commission Awards $5M In Energy Innovation Grants
Friday, October 5, 2018, 10:00am
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin is awarding around $5 million in Energy Innovation grants. Schools and local governments in northern Wisconsin are among those that received funding to reduce their energy consumption.
Repairs On U.S. Highway 2 Complete
Friday, September 7, 2018, 10:00am
Repairs on U.S. Highway 2 are complete after June flooding washed out a segment of the road near Ino.
Northern Wisconsin Citizens Lobby Lawmakers On Climate Change
Thursday, June 14, 2018, 5:00pm
Northern Wisconsin residents joined citizens around the nation in Washington D.C. this week to support incentives for climate change solutions. Advocates for northern Wisconsin’s winter tourism industry say action is needed to ensure their livelihood and a thriving economy.
Luck School District Receives School Safety Grant
Thursday, June 14, 2018, 10:00am
The Wisconsin Department of Justice announced Wednesday that 20 schools received more than $1.3 million in grants to improve safety. The Luck School District was awarded $39,516 for security improvements.
Volunteer Fire, EMS Struggle To Recruit Help In Northern Wisconsin
Friday, June 8, 2018, 6:25pm
More than 30 fire and ambulance services across northern Wisconsin will be recruiting volunteers as part of the annual "Be Somebody" event in Brule on Saturday. Rural volunteer services have been struggling to recruit volunteers to respond to calls, prompting the development of a study committee and several proposed pieces of legislation in recent years.
Gov. Scott Walker Tours Husky Refinery Damage
Monday, April 30, 2018, 6:00pm
Gov. Scott Walker toured the damaged Husky Energy refinery Monday. Walker commended company, local, state and federal officials for their responses to the fire. He said it's an incredible success there was no loss of life during the catastrophic explosion. Walker said their number one priority is...