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Gliders provide in-depth scientific data on Lake Superior
Radar repairs underway at National Weather Service Duluth office
Hartley Park reopens to public; new yurt installed
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Massive cyberattack blocks popular websites
Global Village leaves downtown for Canal Park
Kwik Trip official tells of success through compassion
Thursday hearing could decide fate of Essar mineral leases
Minnesota Power shutting down two more coal generators
College men's hockey preview: U.S. National Team Development Program Under-18 at Minnesota Duluth
College women’s hockey: Mrazova’s two goals lead Bulldogs over Beavers, Mowat
Once weaklings, Vikings now warriors on road
Anticipating problems with water heater’s expansion tank
Longer toilet in a shorter space
Is tempered glass required?
Tips for choosing the perfect table
Dress your shelves to impress
Happy Birthday to Barbara Ziemski!
Silver Anniversary Surprise!
Bob and Mary Boisjoli
Isla Annmarie Mickelson
Annalise Sue Fahlin
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Connie J. Lundin
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Reader's View: Trump won’t harm our country like Clinton will
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Candidate's View: Who’ll protect jobs, mining on Iron Range?
Candidate's View: Who’ll protect jobs, mining on Iron Range?
Our View/Endorsement: MNsure architect can fix its problems
Are high wolf numbers driving hunting dog attacks?
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
Fall Nice Fish Gallery 2016
Public comment sought on Wisconsin lake trout management
Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
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October 1, 2016
Sheriff's deputy shoots armed suspect in Sawyer County
A Washburn County sheriff's deputy shot an armed suspect Friday after a pursuit on State Highway 77 between Minong and Hayward, the Sawyer County Sheriff's Office reported Saturday. Authorities declined to release any information on the individual's condition, identity or the reason...
October 1, 2016 - 5:46pm
September 30, 2016
Debates stir debate in northern Wisconsin congressional race
Mary Hoeft, who is challenging incumbent Congressman Sean Duffy for Wisconsin's 7th District seat, has been calling on her opponent to take part...
September 30, 2016 - 6:42pm
August 9, 2016
Duffy, Hoeft advance in 7th Congressional District
U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy easily turned back a challenge in Tuesday's Republican primary in Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District. With nearly 90 percent of precincts reporting late Tuesday, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that Duffy, of Wausau, was leading challenger Don Raihala...
August 9, 2016 - 10:50pm
August 7, 2016
Democratic candidates seek change in 7th District
Both Democratic challengers for Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District seat point to their experience as motivation to represent the district’s voters. Mary Hoeft, a communication and French professor at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, and Joel Lewis, a Wausau home...
August 7, 2016 - 8:53am
Incumbent Duffy faces GOP primary challenger Raihala in 7th District
Three-term 7th Congressional District incumbent Rep. Sean Duffy says he brings the values of his northern Wisconsin district to Washington, D.C. — but his challenger, Donald Raihala, says Duffy doesn’t represent the values of his constituents. Duffy, a former reality TV persona...
August 7, 2016 - 8:52am
May 6, 2016
Dangerous fire conditions expected in Northland today
Dangerous fire conditions are expected across the Northland today, with temperatures forecast to climb into the 80s in many areas, amid gusty southwest winds and very low humidity. The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning to be in effect from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today...
May 6, 2016 - 9:35am
May 4, 2016
Trego to host Wisconsin Governor's Fishing Opener
The 51st annual Wisconsin Governor's Fishing Opener will be held Friday through Sunday on the Minong Flowage near Trego in Washburn County. Gov. Scott Walker and other state officials will partner with local fishing guides to fish for walleye and northern pike on Saturday. Other...
May 4, 2016 - 6:38pm
April 6, 2016
Northland highway closed for hours after semi crashes, spills cargo
A portion of U.S. Highway 63 in Washburn County was closed for several hours Wednesday after a semi carrying hundreds of sheets of flooring and...
April 6, 2016 - 3:15pm
March 10, 2016
Jack Link's purchases snack business, launches higher-end jerky brand
Jack Link’s has purchased the meat snack business of Grass Run Farms, a deal coming soon after Link’s introduction of a new jerky brand call Lorissa’s Kitchen. Both moves are aimed at broadening Jack Link’s reach into more higher-end jerky markets. Minong-based Jack Link’s...
March 10, 2016 - 7:48pm
February 26, 2016
Wisconsin man sentenced for armed bank robberies
A Rice Lake, Wis., man has received a sentence of more than 10 years in federal prison for his role in robbing two Northwestern Wisconsin banks. Ricky White, 27, was sentenced Tuesday by U.S. District Judge James Peterson, according to a news release from John W. Vaudreuil, United...
February 26, 2016 - 8:20pm
December 11, 2015
Essentia Health building $12.5 million clinic in Spooner
A new medical clinic will open alongside a new hospital in the Washburn County town of Spooner next year. Essentia Health announced on Friday it's building a $12.5 million clinic next to the hospital being built by Spooner Health System on County Highway H between U.S. Highways 53...
December 11, 2015 - 11:07pm
December 8, 2015
Minong man dies after setting fire to residence
A Washburn County man died after brandishing weapons and ignoring commands to leave a residence he intentionally set on fire late Monday, authorities...
December 8, 2015 - 6:07pm
October 31, 2015
Democratic challenger exits Northwestern Wisconsin congressional race
The only announced Democratic candidate running against U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy in Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District has dropped out of the race. Kirk Bangstad, a Minocqua-area businessman, opera singer and cancer activist, said he is dropping out after being told by Democratic...
October 31, 2015 - 8:15am
September 4, 2015
Shoot-on-sight order on Wisconsin feral hogs
Two recent and credible reports of feral hogs running wild in the woods of Washburn County spurred the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources...
September 4, 2015 - 12:04pm
August 22, 2015
Two killed, 16 injured in Wisconsin car-school bus crash
Two people died and 16 others were injured — one critically — on Saturday in a collision between a car and a school bus carrying the Spooner...
August 22, 2015 - 8:37pm