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Group says new taxes benefit outstate MN
Space heater causes Frazee house fire
First local grad in new GED program
Volunteers far outnumber paid staff at Hospice: These people go the extra mile to help out
White Earth ready to open new diabetes dialysis center
Swegarden baffles Hornet batters
Who will be next young QB for Vikes?
MSU-Mankato players expected to return to practice Friday
Timberwolves, Adelman to part; went 97-133 with team
Mankato football players refuse to practice for reinstated coach
In the Zone
LP-A students win national award
Holly McCamant: World comes to life once spring is here
Goeun Park: L.A.’s Union Station proves that the American Dream is still alive today
Sign up to represent community at first Minnesota Sings event
Free bike rodeo is April 26 at Kent Freeman Arena
Friends & Neighbors
Students were asked: What concerns me about the environment?
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Burning restrictions start Monday in Becker County
Wildfire Prevention Week raises awareness
Arbor Month celebration encourages nature play
Brad Laabs: Stay off the ice; Give Rainy River sturgeon a try
Blane Klemek: Sweet sounds of the bluebirds are back in northern MN
Hospice heads to Hwy 10
Sign-ups begin for USDA disaster relief
Otter Tail Power gets new president/COO
Spanky’s hires new general manager
Reining in the cost of prom
A hollow victory for ND coal?
The secret sauce behind wage increase opposition
Wear green for mental health awareness
Reported MNsure numbers are misleading
State roads are slip sliding away
Third annual Bean Bags, Beer and Beach Bums set April 26
‘Carrie’ at MSUM
Danell Haspel: Free trip to the MN History Center
‘Vintage’: An old-fashioned tale of friendship
Magic show closes out Top Hat season
November 4, 2013
Superior skydivers' escape was 'a minor miracle'
The 11 survivors of a midair collision above Superior on Saturday evening took to the sky again Sunday, en route to New York City and a likely appearance this morning on national television. They’re set to appear on NBC’s “Today” show and plan to tell the harrowing story...
news / accidents
November 4, 2013 - 9:59am
July 24, 2013
Woman eats 8 pounds of burgers and fries in Superior, WI
Management at Gronk’s Grill and Bar in Superior says no one had even attempted the Great Divide Challenge before Monday. And why would they? The challenge involves eating 8 pounds’ worth of burger and fries. But the challenge was accepted and met Monday by local power-eating...
life / food
July 24, 2013 - 8:20am
January 31, 2012
Facing prison for fraud, Twin Ports woman's life comes to an abrupt end
A prominent Minneapolis attorney called Frances Emily Jones a "classic hard-luck case." On the same day that the Superior Telegram reported that Jones was involved in an identity-theft ring allegedly responsible for stealing more than $2 million, she was killed in a traffic accident...
January 31, 2012 - 8:59am
October 11, 2011
DNR checks out 'unusual' bear attack
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is looking into what might have caused a black bear to maul a man Saturday night outside his girlfriend's hunting blind. Tiffany Mallow told the Northland's NewsCenter she had been bow hunting near Old Highway 105 and Pokegama Road and...
October 11, 2011 - 9:27am
October 9, 2011
Bear attack leaves man injured in Superior
A man was hospitalized Saturday, after tangling with a bear on the southern edge of Superior. At 8 p.m., Superior Police were called to a property on East Old No. 105 Road, after receiving a report of a mauling. The identity of the injured party has not yet been released. The man...
October 9, 2011 - 2:46pm
July 1, 2011
Nine men arrested in prostitution sting
Nine men from Minnesota and Wisconsin were arrested for soliciting prostitution Wednesday in an Internet-based sting operation carried out in Cloquet. Terry Hill, deputy chief of the Cloquet Police Department, said the investigation was initiated about a year ago when police learned...
July 1, 2011 - 8:39am
January 13, 2010
Superior, Wis., police capture exotic bird
SUPERIOR, Wis. - First was the goat captured at the Superior waste treatment plant last month, and now Superior Police Sgt. Dan Hawkin reports police have captured what they believe to be a Chinese pheasant. Hawkin said a railroad crew under a viaduct spotted the bird about 5:30...
January 13, 2010 - 10:31am
January 7, 2010
Superior man charged with trespassing on his own land will get a trial
SUPERIOR, Wis. -- The criminal case against Jeremy Engelking, the 27-year-old Superior man charged with trespassing on his own property, continues...
news / crime
January 7, 2010 - 1:42pm
April 15, 2009
Superior, Wis. lawyer blames stress for alleged assault on teen sons
SUPERIOR, Wis. - Superior defense attorney Richard Gondik on Tuesday defended himself against allegations that he physically abused his 14-year-old son at their home on Easter Sunday. He blamed the incident on the emotional stress his family has been under as a result of a tumultuous...
April 15, 2009 - 11:01am
April 2, 2009
Superior cop suspended, ordered to undergo alcohol assessment
SUPERIOR, Wis. - A Superior police captain is facing three weeks suspension without pay and an alcohol abuse assessment after a hit-and-run accident early Friday. Capt. Chad La Lor was issued a citation after a police investigation into the crash on North 28th Street near Spartan...
April 2, 2009 - 11:03am
March 12, 2009
New Superior manufacturer promises 82 jobs
SUPERIOR - A new, Superior-based manufacturer of machinery for the scrap and recycling industry has received a $7.5 million tax credit from the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority. Exodus Machines, Inc. promises to create 21 jobs to start and grow that to 82 full-time...
March 12, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 8, 2008
Lake Superior rises twice normal rate
Lake Superior rose by six inches in June, double the usual increase for the month, and now sits 15 inches above its July level last year. The International Lake Superior Board of Control reports that Lake Superior is five inches below its average level for July. Rainfall during...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am