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Legislature picks university regents from varied backgrounds
Wisconsin union debate leads to Minnesota invitation
Lawmaker's culture crusade draws apology demand
Federal bust nets seven drug trafficking indictments
Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
Nielsen double-double leads Lakers over Sabres in playoff opener
Three Lakers named to All-Section 8A hockey team
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
Waubun falls in Section 6A semifinals
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Perham man pens new book series
Thursday Matters: Everyday Delete
Pork replaces veal in this tasty saltimbocca dish
Earnings test doesn’t usually include pre- retirement income
Protect, detect and report Medicare fraud
Friends & Neighbors
Business manager named for DL Newpapers
Waller joins Bell State Bank in Detroit Lakes
Eyelash extension tech opens DL studio
Refinery issues spark fuel price jump in MN
Booking a scam-free vacay
Artists to take up residence at Kirkbride
Book ‘1965’ shines spotlight on music’s ‘most revolutionary year’
Emerging writers grant meeting is set for March 16 in Bemidji
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Letter: Thanks for supporting Giving Hearts Day
Letter: Environmental record ‘mischaracterized’ in letter
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Severe Weather Announcements (1)
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