Due to winter weather, Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District Debate scheduled for Thursday evening on WDIO has been postponed. WDIO is working with both campaigns to hopefully reschedule for sometime next week.
During this pandemic, a Duluth Heights woman is helping feed the kids in her neighborhood, by providing sack lunches on the weekends. Netta Birgans has a big heart, and the Duluth police department recently helped her stock her kitchen.
A virtual panel organized by UWS legal studies and criminal justice staff and faculty touched on her death and gave insight on the criminal justice system in our country.
The Salvation Army says 20 of its staff members tested positive for the coronavirus after attending a conference in Finlayson. None required hospitalization.
Unemployment rates in the Northland continue to fall but are still significantly higher than they were last year at this time. Regionally, Beltrami, Lake, and Washburn counties have the lowest unemployment rate at 4.5% while Iron County had the highest rate at 8.2%.