Weather Forecast

CARLTON COUNTY BOARD: County OKs comprehensive jail study
14 hours 30 min ago
Pet of the Week: Shira
December 1, 2016 - 12:03pm
Santa is bringing fun and fireworks to town
December 1, 2016 - 10:45am
Catch Cloquet author at West Duluth library
December 1, 2016 - 10:42am
Record $20.1 million donated on Give to the Max Day 2016
November 29, 2016 - 7:27am
Through Foreign Eyes: Culture shock
November 26, 2016 - 11:01am
Local Salvation Army David Westerberg stands in the center of the food shelf Monday. The Salvation Army fed more than 820 families through its food shelf throughout Cloquet and Carlton County last year. Sharon Oyat/
The Salvation Army is here to help, and here to stay
November 26, 2016 - 8:59am
Paula Maki displays a pillow she is sewing from African batik fabric that was donated. Jana Peterson/
For Ms. Christmas, it’s all about the giving
November 25, 2016 - 2:06pm
Wetterling killer sentenced to 20 years in prison
November 25, 2016 - 7:24am
Christmas volunteers needed
November 25, 2016 - 7:12am
Photo contributed by Gloria Kingbird
Teen dies after icy accident
November 23, 2016 - 5:30pm
Pet of the Week: Carl
November 23, 2016 - 5:00pm
Trees for Troops set for Dec. 3-4 at Chub Lake Tree Farm
November 23, 2016 - 10:09am
Minnesota Power prepared for first winter storm, offers tips for customers without power
November 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
The New York “moderns” are trying to convince Millie (seated in center, played by Kate Elwood) that she truly is in love with the right guy. The “moderns” are (from left) Patrice Eakman, Franny Slater, Anja Maijala, Ari Straub and Sophia Brenner. The Cloquet High School play “Thoroughly Modern Millie” opens tonight and runs through Sunday at CHS. Shelley Robideaux/
‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’ opens Thursday
November 17, 2016 - 1:27pm

Inside Pine Journal

FDLTCC center Darius Williams splits the Leech Lake defense for a first-half basket during Saturday's MCAC basketball game. Williams scored 15 points and made all five shots he took in the Thunder 102-65 win. Dave Harwig/

Case in point is Dupuis, who balances basketball with her job at a local convenience store and her studies. After soon earning her Associates of Arts degree, she wants to ...

Mid-November is a time when we observe many changes in the natural happenings. In the landscape of bare trees and a daily schedule that includes very early sunsets, it ...

In Uganda most holidays are serious occasions based on historic events like Christmas, Easter, Independence Day, Martyrs and Labor Day, among others.

You must be wondering what Martyrs ...

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 ...

Terry Bloomquist rides with the Patriot Guard motorcycle escort for a World War II veteran. Contributed Photo

Terry Bloomquist, 67, was drafted, courtesy of Richard Nixon in 1970. The lifelong Cloquet native took a detour into the U.S. Army, ending up at Fort Knox for basic ...

Dave Johnson, 53, grew up in Bovey, Minn., and graduated from high school in 1981.

“Back in the ’80s the mines were closing down and there weren't any ...

Pine Journal columnist Parnell Thill, after years of readers wondering when he was going to come through with the goods, has published his first book, “Killing the Devil and Other ...

Fran White graduated from high school in May 1969 and went from her foster home into the U.S. Army in September with a few friends.

According to White, ...

Fond du Lac Honor Guard members Fran White (from left), Rick Yeazle, Sheryle McCreary, Billie DeFoe-Robinson and Marvin Pellerin salute a Congressional Gold Medal presented to the Band for its involvement with the code talkers program during World War II. Band member Lex Porter took part in the program, in which Native Americans transmitted coded messages using their native languages. Steve Kuchera/Forum News Service

Richard Yeazle chose to enlist in the military before he got drafted in 1970.

He followed in the footsteps of his sister, Fran White, and joined the Army ...

CAFD educator Sarah Buhs demonstrates how to use a portable defibrillator to the community CPR class last Wednesday night. Jamie Lund/

Science shows that heart attack victims who receive early CPR and defibrillation have a better chance of surviving. As well, according to a report from the AHA, bystander CPR is ...

Stu Morrison holds the 1974 Regionals MVP trophy. Contributed Photo

Morrison also pitched for other powerhouse teams Perkins and Mr. D’s.
Towards the end of a playing career that was cut short due to knee injuries, Morrison gave back ...