Congressman Sean Duffy hosted a number of town meetings on Monday to gather feedback in advance of the incoming new Trump administration. Although only a little more than a dozen Ashland County residents gathered in Butternut to meet with Duffy, the conversation covered many topics.
Northland College is in the midst of constructing a food processing center on its campus in Ashland. The facility will allow the school to process and flash freeze produce from local farmers so that the school can serve the same food to its students well after the harvest.
The ominous looking fog is formed when cold winter air settles over the unfrozen Lake Superior. Cold air can't hold the same amount of moisture as warm air. So as the warmer lake air rises and interacts with a frigid airmass, water vapor over the lake condenses creating the ethereal looking phenomenon. The greater the difference in temperature between the lake and the air, the better the chances of finding sea smoke.
Superior voters were given the opportunity to meet and listen to the 4 mayoral candidates Thursday night. Nearly 100 people packed the large meeting room in the Superior Public Library to find out how each of the candidates stood on issues ranging from the City's budget to previous political experience.