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March 5, 2017
Kristy and Anna Berington, twin sisters from Port Wing, moved to Alaska in 2007 to pursue dogsledding. The veteran mushers will be racing in the Iditarod again this year. Photo courtesy of Kristy Berington
Twin mushers with Northland roots ready for Iditarod
March 5, 2017 - 9:00pm
March 2, 2017
A house being hauled across the Lake Superior ice to Madeline Island is seen after it broke through on March 2, 1977. (News Tribune file photo)
40 years ago this week: House falls into Lake Superior
March 2, 2017 - 6:08pm
March 1, 2017
Bayfield County wants more authority to protect water quality
March 1, 2017 - 5:21pm
February 25, 2017
Skiers make the best of the lack of snow by making a quick ski of the 5K loop near Cable on Saturday. Sally Krueger / ABSF
Birkebeiner cancellation doesn't stop race enthusiasts from coming to Cable
February 25, 2017 - 11:06pm
February 20, 2017
Elite skiers leave the starting line of the 2013 American Birkebeiner in Cable. Warm weather and rain have forced race organizers to make changes to this year's race. (News Tribune file photo)
Birkie organizers 'cross fingers'; threat of rain, warm weather force course alterations
February 20, 2017 - 5:18pm
February 18, 2017
Wisconsin law enforcement working to improve communications
February 18, 2017 - 2:51pm
February 17, 2017
About 3,000 people are expected to take part in the today’s Book Across the Bay from Ashland to Washburn. Amber Mullen / Ashland Daily Press file photo
Book Across the Bay returns tonight
February 17, 2017 - 11:55pm
Fire damages Bayfield restaurant
February 17, 2017 - 9:26pm
February 13, 2017
The Island Queen of the Madeline Island Ferry Line moves through ice-filled waters between Madeline Island and Bayfield in 2012. For the fourth time in 150 years, the ferry line will keep hauling people and vehicles from Bayfield to La Pointe all winter long. Tribune file photo
Madeline Island Ferry Line will keep running all winter
February 13, 2017 - 10:39am
February 4, 2017
Mary Dougherty of Bayfield stands on the dock near the Madeline Island ferry Island Queen during a snowfall earlier this winter. Dougherty, 47 and mother of five children, is helping to lead the charge against corporate farming in the state of Wisconsin. Bob King /
Author to activist: Bayfield woman leads opposition to corporate farms near Lake Superior and beyond
February 4, 2017 - 10:07pm
December 20, 2016
Dennis Swenson (left) died while trying to rescue his mother Dorothy (right) from a May 2015 fire at their home near Cornucopia. (Photo courtesy of Carnegie Hero Fund Commission)
Bayfield County man receives posthumous honor for heroism
December 20, 2016 - 9:00pm
 Lake trout (2015 file / News Tribune)
Wisconsin amends lake trout rules in Apostle Islands area
December 20, 2016 - 10:05am
December 6, 2016
NW Wis. tourist spots hope winter business makes up for stormy summer
December 6, 2016 - 6:56pm
November 19, 2016
Remains found near Iron River identified as those of missing Wisconsin man
November 19, 2016 - 1:01am
November 13, 2016
Field reports: First weekend: Statewide deer harvest down 3 percent, Northeastern Minnesota up
November 13, 2016 - 1:00am