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Dispatches from Douglas County: Science experiments, artwork tasks, a commanding Tigers pitcher and extra – Superior Telegram


May 26, 2023

SUPERIOR — I really like commencement tales! They’re fairly comparable year-to-year, however it’s enjoyable to see a brand new batch of scholars marching off to pursue their goals.

Reporter Maria Lockwood has a narrative a few graduate of Douglas County’s Therapy Courtroom.

Jonathan Crabtree, 41, is this system’s newest honoree.

We have additionally bought pictures

from the College of Wisconsin-Superior’s graduation, which came about Saturday, Might 20.

Listed below are the remainder of this week’s headlines:

Getting their palms soiled

Children use shovels to dig a path in the dirt

Hudson Bonneville, 3, and his sister Harper Bonneville, 4, dig a path by means of sand for a rubber duck to journey down on the Lake Superior Nationwide Estuarine Analysis Reserve desk throughout science evening at 4 Corners Elementary Faculty on Tuesday, Might 23. After they tilted the desk and poured water on it, the duck made it to the underside.

Maria Lockwood / Superior Telegram

4 Corners Elementary Faculty hosted Science Evening

on Tuesday, Might 23, full with all types of hands-on actions. Kids launched paper rockets; dug a stream within the dust (seen above) to see if a rubber ducky may float when water is added; and watched as eggs had been dropped from the bucket of an enormous truck.

Pieced-together masterpieces

A digital mosaic of a cow created by an elementary student

A digital mosaic of a cow created by Emmarae Soyring, a fifth grade scholar at Northern Lights Elementary Faculty.

Contributed / Shanna Lancour, elementary visible artwork instructor

On this month’s Superior Faculty District Youth Web page, we have a number of enjoyable tales so that you can scope out:

Pitcher winds up.

Northwestern’s Ellie Peterson (4) winds up as she fires a pitch within the first inning of the Tiger playoff sport with Barron in Brule on Tuesday afternoon, Might 23.

Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram

Northwestern pitcher Ellie Peterson

dominates within the circle and within the batter’s field.

On the time this story was written, the sophomore was 17-3 with a 0.75 ERA and 238 strikeouts and he or she was batting .516 with 28 RBIs.

And with the postseason underway, you should definitely go to


for the newest prep sports activities updates.

Extra shops to take a look at:

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Jen Zettel-Vandenhouten

Jen Zettel-Vandenhouten

Jen Zettel-Vandenhouten is the regional editor for Duluth Media Group, overseeing the Cloquet Pine Journal and the Superior Telegram.