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Washburn County warns of law enforcement impersonators
Superior man kidnapped during robbery
County honors former administrator
Voters decide constitutional amendments
Clinical trial roadblocks: Patients, families anguish over being denied participation in cutting-edge studies
Prep Playoffs - March 20
Superior, Douglas County winter trails close
Deer panel ups antlerless permits
Fight breaks out after Minn. high school game
St. Louis River muskies on the move
Local elections, votes matter
Vote to get things done
A place for all kids
Peterson without hesitation
Elm gets the job done
Hietala Thank You
Critter Harbor hosts dinner, raffle fundraiser
Wisconsin comedian comes to UWS
'Shadows' appears with other awesome poems
Excitement builds as progress continues on library project
Local playwright turns to fiction for first novel
UWS choirs perform in Duluth
Symphonic orchestra performs with winners
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
Stanley E. Miller
Sandra Joan Elizabeth (Quam) Wheeler
Gloria Diane Hooker Simonson
Robert "Bobby" A. Johnson
Kathleen "Kathy" D. (Kauti) Sletten
traffic and construction
March 16, 2018
Businesses prep for Belknap construction
Orange barrels will line Belknap Street on Monday as phase two of a $23 million reconstruction project begins.
March 16, 2018 - 8:43am
March 14, 2018
WisDOT hopes to involve public on plans for East Second Street
The meeting runs 5-6:30 p.m. March 22 at the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Lake Superior Room, 1701 N. Fourth St., Superior.
March 14, 2018 - 8:53am
March 13, 2018
Northland infrastructure grades as average
Their report card, from the American Society of Civil Engineers, gave local roads a D-plus grade and drinking water infrastructure a D — while overall the Northland achieved a passing C grade.
March 13, 2018 - 9:30am
Safety improvements planned for Highway 53
Two more intersections along U.S. Highway 53 are slated for safety improvements. This summer, an R-cut (restricted crossing U-roturn) will replace...
March 13, 2018 - 8:48am
March 9, 2018
McCuen Street repairs to shut down cross-state traffic on Oliver Bridge
There will be no access between Wisconsin and Duluth via the Oliver Bridge Tuesday due to repairs along McCuen Street.
March 9, 2018 - 1:02pm
Highway weight restrictions go into effect soon
That means weight restrictions will go into effect for trucks using Douglas County Highways.
March 9, 2018 - 8:27am
March 8, 2018
Northern Lights Express project cleared to seek funding
The proposed project includes constructing the necessary infrastructure for, and operation of, a 90 mph rail service between Minneapolis and...
March 8, 2018 - 3:09pm
March 7, 2018
MnDOT studying how to bring elevated freeway to the ground in Duluth
DULUTH—The estimated $205 million reconstruction of the "can of worms" section of Interstate 35 through Duluth isn't scheduled to begin...
March 7, 2018 - 8:28pm
Mall of America planning enormous $150 million water park, would be largest in North America
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- The Mall of America wants to build an enormous water park costing more than $150 million. According to a presentation...
March 7, 2018 - 3:51pm
March 2, 2018
MIC approves traffic signal for South End
For decades, residents of South Superior have wanted a traffic signal on Tower Avenue.
March 2, 2018 - 1:03pm
Construction industry seeing impacts of opioid epidemic
The Midwest Economic Policy Institutes estimates 92 Wisconsin construction workers died from opioid overdoses in 2015. The report claims those deaths cost the state’s economy around $524 million.
March 2, 2018 - 8:36am
February 28, 2018
Historic apartments blend old and new
Bill Kadlecek was enjoying a cup of coffee downtown Saturday when he heard that Empire Block LLC was holding an open house.
February 28, 2018 - 8:04am
February 14, 2018
New Wisconsin website tracks Foxconn news
Along with the launch of the website, state and local partners are announcing the first resource fair for construction workers on March 29 at Festival Hall in Racine.
February 14, 2018 - 10:24am
February 5, 2018
'Uber of snowplows' expands to Twin Cities
ST. PAUL—Wanna get rid of that snow? Your ability to hire someone to plow your driveway with a simple tap on a smartphone has expanded in the Twin Cities. The on-demand snow removal service SnoHub, a free app, officially launched here this past week. It joins Plowz, another...
February 5, 2018 - 9:54pm
January 4, 2018
UPDATE: Blatnik Bridge reopened after third crash of morning
The Duluth-bound lanes of the Blatnik Bridge reopened at 9:30 a.m. today following the third crash of the morning.
January 4, 2018 - 9:11am