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11-year-old girl killed in two-car crash between Cloquet and Carlton
FDL human services director retires, but his legacy lives on
Carlton County Court Report: December 12, 2016
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Esko boys edge Annandale, girls fall
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Hello baby: First Cloquet baby of the year arrives
Birth: Gavin Robert Ott
Birth Announcement: Skylar Dawn Follett
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Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
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Northland residents celebrate winter fun
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December 3, 2016
Carlton County students perform in Minnesota Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’
Natalya Kacer, a fifth-grader at Wrenshall Elementary School, appears as a Mother Ginger child. Choreographed by Allen Fields, the production features the party scene in an opulent townhouse overlooking Manhattan’s Central Park a century ago; the battle scene in the darkened...
Life/arts and entertainment
December 3, 2016 - 8:38am
December 1, 2016
Catch Cloquet author at West Duluth library
Questions and comments from the audience are welcome. Invite a friend and participate in this salon-style literary event! Copies of the book, “Killing the Devil and Other Excellent Tricks,” will be available for purchase and signing.
December 1, 2016 - 10:42am
November 24, 2016
Jay Cooke: A park for all seasons
“The river never stays the same,” said Malkovich, whose four seasons of Jay Cooke photos are featured on this page. “I return and every...
November 24, 2016 - 12:19pm
November 21, 2016
Queen of Peace announces November student of the month
Name: Alec Erickson School: Queen of Peace Catholic School Grade: 6 Parents: Becky and Pete Erickson Who nominated this student and why: Mrs....
November 21, 2016 - 11:31am
November 19, 2016
Artist uses rap mixed with Native American music to inspire kids
Barrett started writing poems after the shooting at Red Lake High School — his high school. During the shooting, Barrett’s girlfriend and...
November 19, 2016 - 2:53pm
CMS announces November students of the month
Name: Ahna Anderson Grade: 8 Parents: Brandie and Andrew Larson Who nominated this student and why: Dr. Cynthia Welsh, science teacher Ahna is...
November 19, 2016 - 7:19am
November 17, 2016
‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’ opens Thursday
“We always have a grand turnout for the fall musical,” Hamre said. “And we take pride in the fact that we never turn anyone away. If someone...
Life/arts and entertainment
November 17, 2016 - 1:27pm
November 14, 2016
Q-and-A with columnist Parnell Thill on his new book
Pine Journal columnist Parnell Thill, after years of readers wondering when he was going to come through with the goods, has published his first...
November 14, 2016 - 11:11am
November 13, 2016
Blueberry farmer turned sailor at Cloquet Public Library Tuesday
Curtis C. Bush, former humble Cloquet blueberry farmer, now hailing from humble downtown Cotton, Minn., has had his first book published by Savage...
November 13, 2016 - 7:33am
November 12, 2016
Ojibwe dancers tell stories through dance
“Every dance at a powwow is a story,” Herb Fineday said, explaining that the dance described above would be that of a men’s traditional...
November 12, 2016 - 11:36am
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
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...
November 12, 2016 - 8:00am
November 11, 2016
Pet of the Week
Miss Addison arrived to FOA with four nursing kittens. She has been a sweetheart from the beginning and has the sweetest voice. She loves to...
November 11, 2016 - 2:01pm
November 8, 2016
Area teams participate in ‘YES! Fall Summit’
Eighty-two students and 21 adults from Youth Energy Summit (YES!) teams at Carlton High School, Cherry High School, Northern Lights Community...
November 8, 2016 - 10:50am
November 7, 2016
Volunteer Highlight: God’s Work, Our Hands
GWOH is not only a day to serve, but it is a day the volunteers truly enjoy. One family commented, “We just love it and look forward to it...
November 7, 2016 - 11:59am
November 5, 2016
Finnish writers, photographer spotlight ‘Finndians’ in new book
When three Finnish strangers first contacted Lyz Jaakola in 2014 about her “Finndian” ancestry — part Ojibwe, part Finnish — the Cloquet...
November 5, 2016 - 7:43am