Though the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey team hasn’t won in its first three games, Coach Dave Esse is seeing signs of improvement.
The Cloquet School District’s books got a clean bill of health on Monday night as results of the district’s annual audit were announced.RELATED CONTENT
It’s the time of year to be thankful. And if you’re a Minnesota sports fan, that means you really haven’t had a whole lot of cheer this year.RELATED CONTENT
A Thursday night meeting of the Cloquet School Board spent as much time dealing with the issue of smoking among CHS students as it did on other business.RELATED CONTENT
Cloquet City Councilors are taking a long look at their long-term planning process and whether that process might eventually include merger talks with the city of Scanlon. Cloquet City Councilors are taking a long look at their long-term planning process and whether that process might eventually include merger talks with the city of Scanlon.RELATED CONTENT
If you don’t recognize a good portion of the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey program when it takes the ice for Friday night’s season opening game against New Prague, you won’t be alone. The top five scorers from last year’s team are gone, lost to either graduation or junior hockey, taking 85 goals and 210 points from last season with them.RELATED CONTENT
The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls hockey team has opened a difficult schedule with two difficult contests — being shut out on home ice in each of its first two games.
Former Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls hockey star Carley Esse managed to not get involved in a full-scale brawl at a college hockey game that saw 19 players ejected and the total penalty minutes for the game zoomed from 16 to a record-setting 318.RELATED CONTENT
Big Lake’s Stuart Nelson believes he’s got the winning formula. After years of trying to win the Minnesota DNR’s trout stamp competition, Nelson came through in 1999 — and again in 2014. And now, he’s added the state’s walleye stamp to his collection of trophies.RELATED CONTENT
The South Ridge Panthers narrowly missed a return trip to the state nine-man football tournament, falling 37-20 in last Friday’s Section 5 final to Floodwood.RELATED CONTENT
Cloquet School Board Chair Gary Huard wants it known — his vote against retaining Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey coach Dave Esse at Monday night’s School Board meeting was not personal.RELATED CONTENT
It’s the stuff that showdowns are made of. In the red corner, Moose Lake-Willow River. The machine that is otherwise known as the Rebels encountered its first real test in last Friday’s state quarterfinal against Pierz.
You know your sport is popular when your team has so many players some of your teammates wear the same number.
Barnum has built a winning tradition in a number of sports, with softball being one of them. However, one of their teams in the summer Lake Superior Fastpitch League is taking a slightly different approach – they’re winning, yes, but they’re playing mostly for fun.
For the Burleson family of Wrenshall, running is more than just a family affair. It’s a topic of conversation. Jane Burleson, 52, and her husband Jeffrey, 62, have made the third Sunday in June a way to spend time together in a unique way.
If you’ve spent any time around him, it’s hard to imagine Tim Rahkola not being around football. Though he didn’t play as much as he might have liked during his senior season with UMD’s Division II national champions, during the defensive team meeting the night before the national championship game, one senior addressed the group.
Esko’s Tim Rahkola is a fine example of what the Division II athlete is supposed to be all about.
To say it’s a frantic week is an understatement. Midway through the third quarter of Saturday’s NCAA Division II football semifinal, this week didn’t look nearly as crowded from a personal point of view.
If you’re going to see Minnesota, there has got to be a better way to do it than the UMD football team did it this past weekend. The Bulldogs, the top-ranked Division II team in the land, just finished a “southern Minnesota motor coach tour,” in the wry words of coach Bob Nielson.
When Moose Lake’s Kyle Peterson was injured last year in a swimming accident, he lost the use of his legs.