Category: Government

Sign-Gate Superior?

  Late last week numerous political signs, both Democrat and Republican, went missing on Douglas County roads including Highways 2, 53, and 35.  They were taken to...

Robert Burke

Robert Burke – Gov. Candidate | Libertarian

Robert Burke is a 44 year old native of Plainfield, Illinois, and a 1987 Illinois Boys State attendee. His family spent most summers at the family cabin in northern Door...

Dennis Fehr

Dennis Fehr – Gov. Candidate | Peoples Party

Dennis Fehr, founder of the Peoples Party, is a native of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, and is 23 years old. He grew up on a small hobby farm in Chippewa County, and is the...

Scott Walker

Scott Walker – Gov. Candidate | Republican

This is the second installment of our series of articles about the candidates on the official Sample Ballot for Superior. For our previous article on Mary Burke, click...

Mary Burke

Mary Burke – Gov. Candidate | Democrat

Today Explore Superior begins our exploration of the Sample Ballot for the City of Superior. We will go through the ballot from top to bottom, and attempt to give our...

Welcome to Douglas County

Welcome to Douglas County!

Douglas County Administrator Andy Lisak introduces a series of videos about Douglas County. This is the first in a series…stay tuned for more!

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Do You Know Who’s On the Ballot?

Here in Superior, at the northwestern corner of Wisconsin, we get most of our news from the various media outlets emanating from Duluth…so it should be no surprise...

Hartel Recycling Truck

Council considers recycling fee

Reprinted from the Superior Telegram | by Shelley Nelson Superior’s City Council is considering creating a new fee to cover the cost of mandatory recycling in the...

Apple Sauce Containers #7

Wonder What To Recycle?

My youngest daughter Laura was visiting recently, and took me to task as I was tossing an empty plastic apple sauce container into our kitchen recycling bin....

Legislature To Erode Shoreland Protections

Wisconsin’s pristine lakes and rivers are part of our identity as one of the freshwater capitals of the world.  For many years, our state’s leaders have recognized...