Superior Mayor Jim Paine announced on Facebook this week that the Barker's Island Beach Restoration Project has been completed. The goal of the project was to reduce levels of e. coli bacteria. They did this by utilizing the wetland areas, managing runoff, and deterring wildlife. The...
The City of Superior is offering a free opportunity to go behind the scenes to learn to learn how a green roof works, how a rain garden is installed, or what is happening underground to prevent stormwater pollution in the city of Superior.
The Lake Superior Ice Festival arrives at Barkers Island in Superior the last weekend in January. Part of the weekend fun will be the Great Lakes Pond Hockey Classic, which is still welcoming teams, so I decided to join Ken Hayes, Chris Allen and other fellow DJs on the ice for a somewhat friendly game.
There's something new coming to Superior as the AMSOIL Powerboat Championship takes place this weekend. The event will be held off Barker's Island, near the Whaleback ship. It's free to the public, however there will be a $5 charge for parking.
Barker's Island Inn in Superior was recently recognized by the American Cancer Society. That award doesn't include ALL that Barker's Island Inn, their General Manager, Charlie Johnson and his staff has done to help in raising thousands of dollars for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
The massive wall of ice at Barkers Island in Superior Wisconsin has crumbled down as of this morning. The project was expected to reach 90 feet wide and 75 feet high by mid February. There hasn't been comment yet on why the failure happened, but one could speculate that the odd weather temperature changes could have something to do with it.