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March 30, 2017
Tater tots optional in annual cook-off
March 30, 2017 - 11:23am
Carlton High School students rehearse their spring one-act play Tuesday at the Encore! Performing Arts Center in Cloquet. In “A Mad Breakfast,” members of the boarding house try to impress Mrs. Long, played by Madelyn DeCaigny (seated, center). Other cast members include (from left) Brooke Monshower (playing Mrs. Hill), Justin Swanson (Mr. Hill), Jenna Stokes (Lizzie), Colin Emerson (Mr. Roberts) and Samuel Macor (Mr. Jones). Jamie Lund/jlund@pinejournal.com
Carlton students take school play to the Encore
March 30, 2017 - 7:36am
March 25, 2017
The Chmielewski Funtime Band, featuring (from left) Denny O'Brien, Patty Chmielewski, Nick Chmielewski and Florian Chmielewski playing the accordian, perform at Friday night's St. Patty's Day Polka Party at Salem's Mahtowa Hall. Jamie Lund/jlund@pinejournal.com
The family that plays together, stays together
March 25, 2017 - 6:50am
March 20, 2017
After being diagnosed with prediabetes six years ago, Linda Dunaiski of Cloquet enjoys riding her bike as part of her efforts to hold diabetes at bay. Contributed Photo
Get busy and prevent diabetes, before it's too late
March 20, 2017 - 2:03pm
March 12, 2017
The County Seat Theater Company celebrates their third place (Second Alternate) finish this year at the Minnesota Association of Community Theatres (MACT) Festival with their production of “The Mad Tea Party." They also earned individual awards for Outstanding Achievement in Ensemble, Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design (Jenn Soukkala) and Outstanding Achievement in Scenic Design (director Joel Soukkala). Contributed Photo
County Seat play takes third at state festival
March 12, 2017 - 12:57pm
March 11, 2017
City Administrator smiles after kind comments during his last Cloquet City Council meeting Tuesday. Fritsinger took a job with St. Louis County after nearly 18 years with the city of Cloquet. Jamie Lund/news@pinejournal.com
Longtime city administrator reflects on career, life in Cloquet
March 11, 2017 - 11:01am
March 8, 2017
Volunteer
March 8, 2017 - 10:08pm
March 3, 2017
Dancing through history
March 3, 2017 - 4:17pm
February 26, 2017
Barnum resident and Cloquet High School alumnus Brian Saaristo decided that getting both legs blown off from the knees down in an IED explosion in Iraq was a second chance at life. The determined former soldier has definitely made an impact in the years since. Jamie Lund/jlund@pinejournal.com
Veteran grabs second chance to help others
February 26, 2017 - 8:07am
February 23, 2017
Pet of the week
February 23, 2017 - 9:02pm
February 19, 2017
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo'
February 19, 2017 - 8:05am
Jeff Juntunen (right) celebrates his Emergency Services Lifetime Achievement Award with his son, Jason, a firefighter with the Cloquet Area Fire District, and granddaughter Maili, who has her own miniature fire truck already. Jeff Juntunen recently retired as chief of the Esko Volunteer Fire Department after 40 years with the department. Photo by Wendy Johnson/For the Pine Journal
OUR NEIGHBORS: Juntunen looks back on 40 years with Esko Fire
February 19, 2017 - 8:02am
February 17, 2017
Special guest Time (right, played by Ruthie Breuer) and the caterpillar (played by Keith Chapin) discuss the best way to capture the Jabberwock. Photos contributed by Bil Nicholson
It's a mad, mad tea party
February 17, 2017 - 1:41pm
February 16, 2017
CMH birthing suites receive high marks
February 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
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Pet of the Week
February 16, 2017 - 2:58pm
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