Now that it looks like the snow we've received will probably stick around for the rest of the winter, it's a good time to refresh the memory about proper care of the outdoor utility meters on our house.
The completion date for the multi-year Oliver Bridge is coming - albeit longer than anticipated. The bridge is expected to be fully-open to daytime weekday traffic at the end of the day on Tuesday, November 21 according to news reports.
Railroad track repairs will necessitate the closure of a part of Douglas County Highway L on Wednesday, November 8. The closure will occur one mile west of County Highway E from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM. The highway department requests that drivers use an alternative route during the work.
Heavy rainfall over the last 24 hours has closed portions of two county highways in Douglas County. According to the Douglas County Highway Department, the following roadways are closed temporarily due to high water:
The news that Applebee's plans on closing up to 135 of their restaurants has a lot of Twin Ports food fans worried: Would the local Applebee's locations be included on the list? The answer - according to the Superior Telegram - is no.
Folks in Minnesota and Wisconsin pride themselves in being huge outdoor enthusiasts. Ask anyone around here what they enjoy doing, and they're likely to say something related to the outdoors. Heck, a lot of the tourism in our region is tied to outdoor activities. That should make us the two of …