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Wisconsin author: Research uncovers evidence of precious metals

January 1, 2013 in Duluth News Tribune

A Bayfield County author says he has unearthed documents that show precious metals exist along the Penokee Hills iron ore deposit in Northwestern Wisconsin.
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Half of Wisconsin’s wolf-hunting zones close

December 4, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Half of Wisconsin’s wolf-hunting zones including the most-populated zone in Douglas, Ashland, Bayfield, Iron and Sawyer counties have reached their quotas and are now closed. Continue Reading

Snow, wind causing hazardous driving in the Northland

November 23, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Several inches of snow and gusty northwest winds are causing difficult travel across the Twin Ports and around the Northland this morning, just as Black Friday shoppers hit the roads in search for bargains. Continue Reading

Big Top Chautauqua announces concerts

November 15, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Big Top Chautauqua has announced a few concerts scheduled for the 2013 season, including the return of Trampled by Turtles on June 15.
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Trampled By Turtles booked for summer show at Big Top

November 15, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Big Top Chautauqua has announced a few concerts scheduled for the 2013 season, including the return of Trampled By Turtles on June 15. Continue Reading

Owner sues after vacationers crash airplane on Madeline Island

November 3, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Victor Gelking, an 85-year-old Fargo pilot and flight instructor, is suing six adventure seekers to try to recover the loss of his $95,000 airplane, which he rented to them. Continue Reading

Disaster relief allocated to Wisconsin counties

October 27, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Three counties in Northwestern Wisconsin will receive nearly $13 million in federal disaster relief to help recover from major damage suffered in flooding last June. Continue Reading

Strong storms possible in Northland today; snow possible Thursday

October 24, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Dense fog across much of the Northland this morning may give way to strong, possibly severe thunderstorms across the region this afternoon. In the wake of the storms, light snow is possible on Thursday.
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Twin Cities man, 87, is killed in Bayfield County rollover

October 17, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

The Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office reports that an 87-year-old man from Edina, Minn., was killed Tuesday night in a single-car rollover accident on U.S. Highway 2.
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Bayfield Peninsula’s Highway 13 designated a scenic byway

September 21, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Wisconsin officials have named a fourth scenic byway: Bayfield Peninsula’s state Highway 13. Continue Reading