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March 16, 2018
USG Cloquet plant fined for air violations
USG Interiors, LLC will pay a $59,500 penalty to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and change its pollution testing procedures at its Cloquet ceiling tile plant after multiple air-quality permit violations at the facility. The MPCA said Wednesday that USG "self-reported" that...
March 16, 2018 - 9:32am
March 15, 2018
Highway 61 burglar arrested in Carlton County
A Duluth man convicted of burglaries along Highway 61 appeared in court Feb. 26 to face charges in Carlton County. Niiko Shawn Youngblood, also...
March 15, 2018 - 1:57pm
Duluth man charged in Carlton County burglary
Niiko Shawn Youngblood, 42, has been charged with six felonies in the incident. The Duluth resident has been charged with theft of a firearm...
March 15, 2018 - 10:46am
March 9, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: Jan. 23-March 8
Starting with the Jan. 23, 2018, court date, the Pine Journal will only publish cases involving at least one felony charge.
March 9, 2018 - 1:23pm
March 2, 2018
Stabbing suspect in custody (updated)
Cloquet police are looking for a man who may have been involved with a stabbing Monday, Feb. 26.
March 2, 2018 - 8:37pm
March 1, 2018
Man arrested for armed robbery in Cloquet
A Wrenshall man was arrested in February after allegedly holding up the Holiday Gas Station in Cloquet. Colt Dalton Nyberg, 20, faces charges...
March 1, 2018 - 4:36pm
FDL Band members ask for removal of RBC member
As a result of the alleged theft of a check intended for a Fond du Lac Reservation bike path, Fond du Lac tribal councilor Vanessa Northrup is...
March 1, 2018 - 10:20am
February 22, 2018
Man arrested after holding up gas station at knifepoint
A Wrenshall man is in custody after holding up the Holiday gas station Saturday. According to a press release from the Cloquet Police Department, officers were dispatched at 10:43 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17 to the Holiday Gas Station in Cloquet for an armed robbery that had just occurred....
February 22, 2018 - 12:12pm
February 17, 2018
Drug investigations pay off
Of course, it also helps when alleged criminals call the police directly. Johnathan Gregory Maio, 33, faces charges of first degree drug possession...
February 17, 2018 - 8:32am
February 11, 2018
Drugs and guns seized in Cloquet
According to the press release, Johnathon Gregory Maio, 33, was arrested during a methamphetamine investigation by the Cloquet Police Department and Fond du Lac Police Department.
February 11, 2018 - 9:03pm
January 26, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: December 18, 2017
The following cases were heard in Carlton County Court on December 18, 2017: ASPERHEIM, LENA MARIE Age 39 Mahtowa, MN 55707 Carlton County Sheriff’s Office 09-CR-15-2236 1 10/24/2015 Driving While Impaired in the Third Degree (Gross Misdemeanor) 169A.20.1(1) 169A2011 Offense:...
January 26, 2018 - 8:00am
January 25, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: December 16-17, 2017
The following cases were heard in Carlton County Court on December 16-17, 2017: FREDERICK, SCOTT GERALD Age 22 Esko, MN 55733 Carlton County Sheriff’s Office 09-VB-17-3227 Citation: 090002725501 Badge #: 62234 1 09/12/2017 TRAFFIC-Displaying License Plate/Obscured Plate Violation...
January 25, 2018 - 8:00am
January 24, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: December 15, 2017
The following cases were heard in Carlton County Court on December 15, 2017: ENGSTAD, JENELLE MARIE Age 28 Cloquet, MN 55720-9269 Carlton County Sheriff’s Office 09-VB-17-3029 Citation: 090000002922 Badge #: 62108 1 10/13/2017 Traffic-Speeding Over 30mph or Posted Urban 40/30...
January 24, 2018 - 8:00am
January 23, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: December 14, 2017
The following cases were heard in Carlton County Court on December 14, 2017: GOLEN, MICHELE DAWN Age 51 Cloquet, MN 55720 Carlton County Sheriff’s Office 09-VB-17-3336 Citation: 090016731501 Badge #: 62254 1 11/11/2017 Traffic-Fail To Yield (Petty Misdemeanor) 169.20.1 169201...
January 23, 2018 - 8:00am
January 22, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: December 13, 2017
The following cases were heard in Carlton County Court on December 13, 2017: JOURDAIN, VINCENT JAMES Age 33 Duluth, MN 55806 Carlton County Sheriff’s Office 09-CR-14-1079 1 06/13/2014 Possession of a Schedule I, II, III or IV Controlled Substance in the Fifth Degree (Felony) 152.025.2(a)(1)...
January 22, 2018 - 8:00am