Sue Nielsson of Duluth smoked cigarettes for 52 years. She was up to about two packs a day when she decided to quit. She and the American Lung Association want to encourage others that it is never too late to try to stop smoking.
The DNR says 240 new waterways in Wisconsin are impaired, including some in the northwest counties. Over half are lakes or rivers that exceed more restrictive phosphorous standards that took effect in December 2010.
Preliminary results through the second weekend show that the number of deer registered was up 10 percent from 2016. Of the deer harvested, 54 percent were bucks, compared to 63 percent during the same period in 2016.