Sunday, June 17, 2018, 2:55pm
Heavy rains over the past several days have caused flooding in northern Wisconsin that caused two deaths and resulted in a number of closures and washouts to roads.
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.
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.
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.
Monday, June 4, 2018, 2:45pm
The Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program is awarding a northern Wisconsin land trust $362,900 for a roughly 600-acre land deal in Ashland County.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 5:10pm
The University of Wisconsin Extension in Douglas County is holding a community listening session next week on the Husky Energy refinery explosions and fires.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 5:05pm
Bayfield County is asking residents to fill out a budget survey as part of its planning process for the 2019 budget.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 5:50pm
A former international business leader has been named the next president of Northland College in Ashland. Wakefield native Marvin J. Suomi will become the college’s 14th president on July 1.
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 7:45pm
Enbridge Energy has shut down operation of Line 5 due to the spring storm that has canceled hundreds of flights and caused dangerous travel conditions in the Midwest. Line 5 carries up to 540,000 barrels of natural gas and oil per day from Superior to Sarnia, Ontario.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 9:00pm
Several Wisconsin tribes have now filed lawsuits against drug makers, claiming they played a role in the nationwide opioid epidemic. The Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is the latest tribe to file suit.
Monday, March 26, 2018, 9:00pm
Advocates for victims of sexual assault in Douglas County will host a number of events in April to educate residents and raise awareness.
Thursday, March 8, 2018, 9:00pm
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College develops strategic plans every three years for its four campuses in northern Wisconsin. Leaders at WITC-Superior held a meeting today to collect input on how to move their campus forward.
Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 9:00pm
The Lake Superior Reserve is hosting their annual St. Louis River Summit on the UW-Superior campus. The two-day summit will include 80 presentations about different topics, including river research.
Thursday, March 1, 2018, 9:00pm
Maple School District officials are holding informational meetings about plans for a roughly half million dollar referendum. The measure is to help support and maintain the current programs in the district.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 9:00pm
Around 683,000 kids were reported to be victims of abuse and neglect nationwide in 2015, according to the most recent figures from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services . A documentary being screened across northern Wisconsin seeks to raise awareness of the long-term impacts surrounding childhood adversity.
Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 6:45am
The Superior City Council decided Tuesday to join with the state in efforts to recover millions in loans awarded to an aircraft company for jobs that never materialized. The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation said it would pursue legal action against Kestrel Aircraft Company last fall.
Monday, February 5, 2018, 9:00pm
The Superior City Council will consider whether to approve creating a commission on community of color at Tuesday’s meeting.
Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 9:00pm
Gov. Scott Walker announced $250,000 in grants on Wednesday for 11 nonprofits offering services to Wisconsin veterans and their families. The UW-Superior Foundation was awarded $25,000 for veterans programming on campus.
Monday, January 22, 2018, 4:05pm
The Ashland County Sheriff's Office released a statement that U.S. Highway 2 is "impassable." The stretch of highway between State Highway 13 in the town of Eileen and State Highway 112 in the city of Ashland has been closed due to extreme weather conditions. Drivers are advised to use State Highway 137 as alternate route.
Thursday, November 16, 2017, 6:30am
Police arrested four protesters at an Enbridge pipeline construction site in Superior on Wednesday morning.