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Police: $750,000, drugs seized from Superior home
Duluth police say they've seized more than $750,000 in cash, marijuana, body armor and ammunition from the home of a man in jail for selling synthetic drugs.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
Great Lakes Coal Trade Down 7.3% in November
Shipments of coal on the Great Lakes totaled 2.7 million tons in November, a decrease of 7.3 percent compared to a year ago, and well below 35.2 percent the month's long-term average.
UW-Superior partners with the National Bank of Commerce to dedicate...
Superior partners with the National Bank of Commerce to dedicate the Yellowjacket Union Landing area with a gift of $75,000.
Your Green Life: "Twin Ports Testing Biomass"
Superior, WI Biomass is increasingly used to heat homes and even power cities. But a lot of work goes into determining the quality of the biomass.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Groups ask EPA to study Lake Superior basin mining
A coalition of 59 groups from Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan has asked the Environmental Protection Agency to conduct a broad review of the cumulative effects of expanded mining in the Lake Superior basin.
Love cheese? Wisconsin roads thawed with brine
Wisconsinites embrace winter almost as much as they love their cheese. It was only a matter of time until someone combined the two.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Three Arrests Made After Superior Armed Robbery
It happened before 9 p.m. on N. 23rd Street in Superior. Three victims said two adult friends and a juvenile robbed them at gunpoint.
WEAU-TV Eau Claire
Bewley announces campaign to replace Jauch
Democratic state Rep. Janet Bewley, of Ashland, is running for the state Senate to replace retiring Sen. Bob Jauch, also a Democrat.
Deep snow, cold, affecting MN deer
The Duluth News Tribune reports that deep snow and bitter cold already are pushing deer into mid-winter behavior patterns.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Are the Great Lakes the new transport lane for Alberta crude oil?
The small town of Superior, Wisconsin may emerge as an unlikely American maritime hub for Canadian crude if plans to transport Alberta oil sands oil across the Great Lakes come to pass.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Walker signs bill to fight sea lamprey in Lake Michigan
The sea lamprey population in Lake Michigan has been declining since the peak in 2007, but in 2012 estimates showed a slight increase, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Commission.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Ten nabbed in Superior prostitution bust
The Superior Police Department, along with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, Duluth Police Department and the Lake Superior Drug and Gang Task Force initiated the operation on October 18, targeting people who were posting ads online making themselves available for sex for hire services.
Will Canadian tar sands be shipped on Great Lakes to refineries?
As tar sands extraction continues and proposals for expanded pipelines from Canada into the U.S. form a backdrop, the Great Lakes themselves could become the next frontier for moving crude oil to a vast Midwest refinery network.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
WEAU-TV Eau Claire
Westlund announces run for congress
On Tuesday, Kelly Westlund announced her candidacy at a news conference in Wausau.
WTAQ-AM Green Bay
Wind chill advisories for most of Wisconsin
The National Weather Service has issued wind chill advisories until Thursday morning for the northern half of the Badger State.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Looking Ahead to 2014
In April, the Duluth Transit Authority will begin construction activity on a new intermodal transportation center located in the heart of downtown.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
$500 reward being offered in recent Superior car vandalism
The Superior Police Department is offering a $500 reward for information that leads to the identification and arrest of those responsible for the recent vandalism spree in the city.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Magic City Morning Star
$3.4 Million to Aid Dioceses in Recovery from Natural Disasters
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Subcommittee on Catholic Home Missions awarded nearly $3.4 million in grants to six dioceses and two archdioceses that have been severely impacted by natural disasters in the U.S. The grants were awarded at the Subcommittee's meeting in Baltimore on November 12. "These grants are a testimony to the ... (more)
42 Inches of Snow Recorded at Two Harbors
Plunging temperatures in Minnesota are making snow removal a bit tricky as fluffy precipitation turns to rock hard ice.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
WEAU-TV Eau Claire
SKYWARN 13: NW Wisconsin hardest hit by snowstorm
Significant snowfall is expected across portions of northwest Wisconsin, with a messy, wintry mix of precipitation across the Chippewa Valley on Wednesday.