The pool of candidates for Superior Mayor, now includes a city council member. In front of dozens of supporters Monday night at the Epic Restaurant and Lounge in Superior, Brent Fennessey announced his candidacy.
Counties across Wisconsin, including those in the northwestern corner, are preparing for a potential recount on votes for president later this week. Green Party candidate Jill Stein and independent "Rocky" Roque De la Fuente petitioned the state for a second look Friday. The two campaigns would have to foot the bill.
Fewer than 20 percent of the provisional ballots cast in the election two weeks ago by voters who didn't have the required photo ID were counted. There were at least 750 provisional ballots cast in the Nov. 8 election.
The golf season is over in Duluth, and now that the scores are tallied, the financial picture for municipal courses is once again below par. Billy Casper Golf, the firm that operates Enger and Lester Park Golf Courses, said that in 2016, the two city-owned courses combined are expected to come up about $176,159 short.