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LETTERS: Problems between police union and administration nothing new
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Author Lucie Amundsen sits with a group of chickens (each of them named LoLa) at the Locally Laid egg farm in Wrenshall. Amundsen's book about their adventures starting the farm was selected for the One Book Northland reading project. She will speak at the Cloquet Public Library at noon Thursday. Franny Slater/
Find out why local chicks are better
4 hours 25 min ago
Rummage sale to benefit humane society
4 hours 30 min ago
LETTER: Get involved, ask your councilors for answers
3 hours 27 min ago
LETTERS: Police criticism is undeserved, incorrect
April 27, 2017 - 1:07pm
Enjoy free Young Musicians Festival Saturday
April 27, 2017 - 7:23am
Esko coaches Mike Devney (left) and Shane Deadrick give instructions during a timeout in the January MLK Classic game vs. Annandale. The Eskomos defeated Annandale 62-59. Dave Harwig/Pine Journal
Contract in question for Esko boys basketball coach
April 25, 2017 - 3:07pm
Police looking for information on stabbing Wednesday in Cloquet
April 21, 2017 - 12:52pm
FOA seeks funds to help offset construction costs at new shelter
4 hours 36 min ago
LETTER: The Labor Day Celebration baton has been passed
April 25, 2017 - 8:06am
Jenny Rackliff speaks to the city council and the large crowd that filled the chamber Tuesday. Jamie Lund/
Debate follows prayer vigil
April 22, 2017 - 12:08pm
Jess Ochis, Pam Willette, Becky Masessa and Amber Berg pose in different Hooterz 5K fun run T-shirts to represent a few races over the nine years they have organized the event. Contributed Photo
Hooterz tradition coming to an end
April 15, 2017 - 6:20am
Property tax appeals season is now open
April 21, 2017 - 3:47pm
Interstate 35 construction starts next week
April 21, 2017 - 7:20am
The Cloquet Police Department shares a building with the Cloquet Area Fire District's Station #1. Jamie Lund/
Suspended police chief tasked with implementing change
April 15, 2017 - 12:50pm

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This failed red clay dam in the Nemadji River Watershed was removed and replaced with natural stream design in 2016. Contributed Photo

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Very little of Cloquet City Hall and Jail and Washington School remain after the 1918 Fire. Photo courtesy of the Carlton County Historical Society

The Pine Journal will publish a different story each month in 1918, on a subject related to the fires.

Martin is planning to develop a living history presentation portraying Anna ...

Members of the Wrenshall YES! team plan to enter a solar vehicle in the MTEEA supermileage vehicle competition in Brainerd, Minn. this year, and they got a grant to help them do that. Contributed Photo

It is an exciting time for Wrenshall YES! Team who received a $1,000 grant from the Youth Energy Summit (YES!) Program and The McKnight Foundation for their Electric Vehicle project. ...

Fall color is abundant at Wolf Creek Falls on the Wolf Creek Trail. Photo courtesy Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Eighty major watersheds cover every square inch of the whole state of Minnesota. Carlton County has multiple watersheds within its boundaries, each one unique: The Mississippi River-Grand Rapids Watershed drains ...

Fisheries staff get face-to-face with a lake sturgeon. Photo contributed by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Last week, readers got to know the Kettle River and its watershed. This week, we'll look at two of the river's more unusual residents: lake sturgeon and wild rice. Monitoring ...

The original county seat in 1857 consisted of a stagecoach stop and the tavern served as the courthouse, according to an old story filed away at the Carlton County Historical ...

This is the saga of Duluth & Northeastern Railroad engine No. 16, which spanned a useful career of more than 50 years and now sits in a place of ...