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  1. LSC President Johns reaches 40-year anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Business North

    LSC President Patrick M. Johns has been with the Minnesota State system for 40 years and is the longest standing current president the system, the college announced Tuesday. The Minnesota State Board of Trustees named him president of Lake Superior College in May 2010.

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  2. William 'Bill' Arnold SpetzRead the original story

    Friday Apr 14 | Daily Globe

    Bill was born on Sept. 22, 1932, in Ironwood , Mich., the son of Otto and Hanna Spetz.

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  3. MLC drops 2 against UW-SuperiorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | Journal

    The Martin Luther College baseball team lost both games of its doubleheader against UW-Superior on Saturday by the scores of 10-5 and 7-2. In the first game of the doubleheader, senior catcher Jason Lindemann tied the school record with his seventh-career home run for the Knights .

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  4. Report: Business Confidence Positive, But Some Fear Slowing EconomyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 28 | WDIO

    Those are some of the key findings presented by students from the University of Minnesota Duluth, UW-Superior, and the College of St. Scholastica at the seventh Regional Economic Indicators Forum on Tuesday. The ongoing economic study covers fifteen counties in northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin, involving the National Bank of Commerce, the colleges and universities, and small business development centers in the two states.

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  5. REIF finds growing confidence in region's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | Business North

    The region's economy is rebounding from a mining downturn that created a two-year unemployment spike, according to survey information presented Tuesday at the Regional Economic Indicators Forum , which is sponsored by National Bank of Commerce. Joblessness hit 7.4 percent in the 15-county REIF area compared with a 4.5 percent average in Minnesota and Wisconsin, University of Minnesota Duluth student researcher Alexander Hook told the 7th REIF gathering at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center.

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  6. Collaborative marketing for tourism and economic development will be the featured R.E.I.F. topicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Business North

    Updated results of a long-term economic research study of the Northland will be unveiled at the seventh Regional Economic Indicators Forum on Tuesday. It will be held from 7 to 9 a.m. in the DECC, Lake Superior Ballroom.

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  7. Seventh bi-annual R.E.I.F. scheduled March 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Business North

    ... from students of The College of St. Scholastica, University of Minnesota Duluth, and University of Wisconsin Superior. National Bank of Commerce, together with the universities, sponsors the ongoing research initiative to drive growth, prosperity ...

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  8. Talk will address creating unique and destination retail attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Business North

    Superior Entrepreneurs On Tap will feature Dan Klarner of Sweeden Sweets at 6:30 p.m. on March 14 at Cedar Lounge on North Tower Avenue in Superior. In this talk, he will talk about opening Sweeden Sweets, and how he adapts to customer needs to maintain his unique market niche and continue to operate the destination candy store and soda fountain.

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  9. UW Student: For True Academic Freedom, the Time is NowRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The fight for free speech on college campuses has never been more important than now, with liberals dead set on silencing speech that doesn't align with their values. Protesters shout, chant, and even get physically aggressive with the goal of disrupting or cancelling conservative and libertarian leaning events.

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  10. Seventh Annual R.E.I.F. scheduled March 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Business North

    ... from students of The College of St. Scholastica, University of Minnesota Duluth, and University of Wisconsin Superior. National Bank of Commerce, together with the universities, sponsors the ongoing research initiative to drive growth, prosperity ...

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  11. Marita Pop Up resumes regular schedule at Red HerringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Perfect Duluth Day

    Most people wouldn't dream of creating a taco with ingredients like apple and kabocha squash, much less topping it with micro greens, pepitas, roasted tomatillo crema, pickled mustard and red onion. Then again, most people don't have chef Nyanyika Banda's imagination and culinary chops.

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  12. Fitzgerald troubled by UW campus, foundation relationshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | WAOW

    Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald says he's worried about relationships between University of Wisconsin System schools and their private foundations. UW regents filed a lawsuit in January alleging former UW-Oshkosh's former chancellor and chief business officer, Richard Wells and Thomas Sonnleitner, illegally transferred $11.3 million from the university to its foundation between 2010 and 2014 for building projects.

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  13. Individuals from Federal Prison Camp to share their stories of white collar crime at UWSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Business North

    The University of Wisconsin-Superior will help to share the stories of individuals currently serving sentences for white collar crime at the Federal Prison Camp in Duluth on Thursday, March 9, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Erlanbach Lecture Hall on the first floor of Swenson Hall. This free event is open to the community as well as the entire UW-Superior campus.

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  14. Local Schools Revisit Transgender Bathroom PolicyRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | WDIO

    The Trump administration's decision to remove President Obama's transgender bathroom guidelines has put the issue back into the spotlight. Basically, President Trump put the decision back into state hands.

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  15. UW-Superior named among the 30 most affordable online colleges in the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Business North

    The University of Wisconsin-Superior has been recognized as one of the 30 most affordable online colleges in the nation by College Choice. UW-Superior was the only school in the Twin Ports to receive this recognition.

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  16. Presidents' Day: Honoring Past and Present LeadersRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2017 | WDIO

    Presidents' Day is a chance to remember the past leaders who have shaped the nations history, and this year, it also happens to be the one-month mark since President Donald Trump took office. In the Northland, a trip to the Depot Monday fell into the past category, bringing visitors back to 1865, when Abraham Lincoln was assassinated.

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  17. Coda recognized for transportation leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Business North

    In recognition for his leadership in the freight transportation and logistics field and contributions to leadership, mentorship and education of future leaders in private sector freight transportation, the Center for Transportation Studies presented its 2017 William K. Smith Distinguished Service Award to Vanta Coda, executive director of the Duluth Seaway Port Authority. The award was presented at the CTS annual meeting and awards luncheon on Feb. 15, in the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of Minnesota campus.

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  18. UWS professor to address microbead pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Business North

    University of Wisconsin-Superior associate professor of chemistry Dr. Lorena Rios Mendoza will be the featured speaker for the free event Plastic in the Environment: Sources, Impacts and Solutions, on The Superior Public Library is located at 1530 Tower Ave. in Superior. Light refreshments will be served for this event.

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  19. Minnesota Basketball: 1st game vs Iowa TBTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | The Daily Gopher

    Such was the result of the basket ball game played at the University armory yesterday afternoon between the Minnesota and Iowa teams. At no time during the game did the visitors show any degree of skill, and proved easy opponents for the local team.

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  20. UW-Superior's online elementary education bachelor's program recognized by AffordableColleges.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Business North

    "We are pleased to offer a recognized high quality, low cost teacher education program that provides online access to those who aspire to be elementary teachers," said Interim Provost Jacalyn Weissenburger. "UW-Superior has been preparing outstanding teachers since our inception in 1893, and our online offerings demonstrate our commitment to innovation while providing access to those in our region and beyond."

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