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A post-recession Cloquet is growing again, and so is the budget
Carlton County Court Report: August 20, 2014
Citizens invited to forum on St. Louis River mercury issues
Carlton County Court Report: August 19, 2014
'If the boys can do it, so can we'
Scoreboard - September 18, 2014 edition
Vikings say Peterson will play Sunday
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Obert Charles 'Chuck' Bolme
Cecil William Jons
Sister Helen Louise Gleason
Curtis Owen Frohrip
Shawn Leonard Ammesmaki
Guest Commentary… I thought I knew everything about car seats
'Buy one, get one free' shouldn't apply to crime
Reader questions Cloquet school referendum voting date
Reader questions Nolan
OUR VIEW...Summer goes out with a bang - or does it?
In Our Own Backyard...Where are you going my little one?
Slices of Life..The selfie
Slices of Life...Feeding Earl
In Our Own Backyard...Shootin' the 'shrooms
Slices of Life..Advice on the first day
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Cloquet man has stars in his eyes
Zion promotes ‘God’s Work. Our Hands” Day
Scandinavian Variety Show caps September library events
It was more than a job, it was family
It was more than a job
arts and entertainment
Bergs welcome baby girl
Daughter born to Rodenborgs
Luehr, Whittier marry in California
Son born to Stoskopfs
Brown, Snickers welcome baby girl
caring and sharing
July 10, 2014
Honor Flight 2014
Don Himango, 85, of Esko (seated, shown with a volunteer) visits Washington, D.C. in early June as part of the eighth Honor Flight Northland. Himango, who is on the left in a group of friends who all went to Korea (right), stands in front of the Cloquet VFW in 1950. The next Honor...
celebrations / military
July 10, 2014 - 4:10pm
February 2, 2014
Air Force Airman Dylan M. Vedder graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. Vedder completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness,...
celebrations / military
February 2, 2014 - 8:29am
December 5, 2013
Pearl Harbor is more than a memory to Cloquet man
When Pearl Harbor Day comes around on Dec. 7, for most it's only a date on a page in history. But for Cloquet's Arvid Carlson, it's as real as it ever was. Carlson, now 99, was a young man at the time of the world conflict. He was born and grew up in the Blackhoof area of Carlton...
military / news
December 5, 2013 - 12:39pm
August 29, 2012
Fair visitors take a break to thank military
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - Fair-goers stopped chomping their pronto pups, union members paused their chats with visitors and people left exhibits and food booths. They took a few minutes away from the fun and games of the Minnesota State Fair Tuesday to honor military personnel as they...
government / military
August 29, 2012 - 7:31pm
February 18, 2012
Fallen Northland service members remembered with flags, ceremony
With a gift of personalized commemorative flags, Duluth paid tribute to eight fallen military service members from the Northland on Sunday afternoon. Sandy...
government / military
February 18, 2012 - 7:24am
November 10, 2011
In Honor of those who serve - Charlie Lembke
Charlie Lembke actually served in two different wars: Korea and Vietnam. A career Army man, Lembke was drafted almost as soon as he registered. "I'm...
November 10, 2011 - 1:36pm
In Honor of those who serve - Tristin Eastvold
Tristin Eastvold of Wrenshall served in the Army National Guard from 2002 until June 2011. After six months of training in Camp Shelby, Miss.,...
November 10, 2011 - 1:35pm
In Honor of those who serve - Adam Johnson
Adam Johnson enlisted in the United States Army 100 days after 9/11, when he was 17 years old. He attended Basic Training between his junior...
November 10, 2011 - 1:33pm
In Honor of those who serve - Jim Burman
Jim Burman served in both Okinawa and the Philippines during World War II. He was a gunner on a 50-caliber turret gun in the 284th AAA Gun Battalion. He volunteered. "I was one of the last ones that got in," said Burman, now 84. "There was no work at the time and I had just recently...
November 10, 2011 - 1:31pm
In Honor of those who serve - Ruth Ezell
Now 90 years old, Ruth Ezell quit school and signed up for the Women's Army Corps (WAC) in 1942. "They were only training WACs for office work...
November 10, 2011 - 1:30pm
In Honor of those who serve - Ted Erickson
Ted Erickson served in the Army's 9th Infantry Division in Vietnam's Mekong Delta during 1968 and 1969. The Wrenshall man was drafted by the...
November 10, 2011 - 1:28pm
Donations for Carlton County Troops
The Pine Journal and area businesses will collect items to send to Carlton County service men and women. Collection starts Monday, Nov. 14 and will run through Friday, Dec. 2.
November 10, 2011 - 1:23pm
Veterans Day 2011 - Honor Those Who Served
November 10, 2011 - 1:21pm
Open house to honor veterans art project
The public is invited to a local public viewing of the first painting of the veterans educational, historical project which will be based at...
arts and entertainment / military
November 10, 2011 - 8:42am
November 9, 2011
AmericInn to support America's military with special Veterans Day event
In celebration of the upcoming Veterans Day national holiday on Nov. 11, AmericInn of Moose Lake will participate in a special initiative to support America's military members by preparing and shipping gift packages to troops deployed in Afghanistan, Iraq and other bases worldwide. AmericInn...
November 9, 2011 - 5:44pm