Weather Forecast


Ashland County

July 18, 2016
Forest Service engineers place rock and rubber mats at a washout on Forest Road 198 in Sawyer County on Sunday as a temporary repair of the flood damage. (Photo courtesy of Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest)
NW Wisconsin flood damage estimate tops $30 million
July 18, 2016 - 7:29pm
July 15, 2016
A washout along Vista Road southwest of Marengo in Ashland County on Tuesday morning. The Ashland County Sheriff's Office reported Tuesday morning that "there are still dangerous areas everywhere in the county. Please exercise extreme caution while traveling today." (Photo by Lana Froemming)play button
Roundup of flood-related road closures in the Northland
July 15, 2016 - 9:42pm
Flood damage at Saxon Harbor on the shore of Lake Superior north of Hurley. (Photo courtesy of Iron County Sheriff's Office)play button
Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of NW Wisconsin flood victim; damage assessment continues
July 15, 2016 - 9:09pm
July 14, 2016
Ashland County man found dead in floodwaters
July 14, 2016 - 10:03pm
Shirley Long takes a picture Tuesday of where Trout Brook washed out Wisconsin Highway 13 near North York, Wis. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Some flood-damaged highways in Northwestern Wisconsin may be closed for months
July 14, 2016 - 9:43pm
Volunteers fill sandbags in Hayward on Tuesday to protect buildings from the floodwaters of Smith Creek. (Photo by Julie Sulley / City of Hayward Fire Department)
Flood fight continues in parts of the Northland
July 14, 2016 - 12:13am
July 12, 2016
A car sits abandoned in flood water covering Sosin Road near Marengo on Tuesday morning. Earlier in the day the car was almost totally submerged, witnesses said. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Swamped: Floodwaters wash out roads, prompt state of emergency in NW Wisconsin
July 12, 2016 - 8:40pm
A washout on Wisconsin Highway 122 near Saxon in Iron County, west of Hurley, on Tuesday morning. The Iron County Sheriff Office urged drivers to use "extreme caution as all roads have not been checked and may be washed out, flooded or impassable." (Photo courtesy of Iron County Sheriff's Office)
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Floodwaters causing numerous road closures in the Northland
July 12, 2016 - 12:07pm
June 24, 2016
Ashland area explores economic development alternatives
June 24, 2016 - 5:56pm
College student dies in crash near Ashland
May 24, 2016 - 6:54pm
April 8, 2016
More than a foot of snow falls in parts of NW Wisconsin
April 8, 2016 - 7:32pm
April 5, 2016
Residents get their ballots and wait in line to vote at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College in Superior on Tuesday morning. (Jed Carlson/
Superior school referendum passes; incumbent councilors ousted
April 5, 2016 - 11:36pm
March 21, 2016
Victim of drowning off bay in Ashland identified
March 21, 2016 - 6:31pm
March 19, 2016
One arrested, two sought after police pursuit in Ashland
March 19, 2016 - 4:06pm
March 17, 2016
A Minnesota Department of Transportation snow plow pushes water from the southbound lanes of I-35 near the Lake Avenue exit in Duluth Wednesday afternoon. The freeway was shut down due to high water in the tunnels. (Clint Austin /
Weather update: Snow winding down in Northland while flood warnings continue
March 17, 2016 - 7:21am