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Eskomos earn fourth at state
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Wright-Cromwell News: June 22 2017
The joy of worrying
Three boys on the beach
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Hitting the sauce
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In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
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Ruth and Keith Reeves are always fishing for adventure
It's a summer for the ages at the Encore
Minnesota State Fair announces new foods for 2017
Nothing is impossible if you work toward achieving it
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Northland Nature: Toad Time Begins in Mid May
Northland couple offer a helping hand for ducks
Part II: Two important Minnesota natives call Kettle River home
Part 1: The Kettle River watershed is scenic, wild and unique
NORTHLAND NATURE: Pine siskins join other finches at the feeder
Find out why local chicks are better
She could not have predicted they would win a free Super Bowl ad for their tiny business. And she was completely unaware that all the disasters...
April 28, 2017 - 10:39am
February 5, 2017
Library grant promotes 'informal science learning' for adults
STEM learning is a popular approach to incorporating science, technology, engineering, and math in school curriculums. For many adults, our awareness of science is limited to what we gather from the media. We may seldom consider the role science plays in our everyday lives. A need...
February 5, 2017 - 12:05pm
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 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
October 6, 2016
Fish tales … at the library?
Minnesota Book Award-winning author Eric Dregne returns to Cloquet to share the fun and facts of fishing in the Northland with his newest book, "Let's Go Fishing! Fish Tales from the North Woods," at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, at the Cloquet Public Library. Fishing lore was never...
October 6, 2016 - 4:27pm
September 20, 2016
Learn how to draw for coloring and enter coloring book contest
The first half of the session will be guided drawing with the artist. She will create several scenes suitable to be used as coloring pages. The second half of the 90-minute session will focus on helping individuals design and draw a coloring book page that can be submitted to the...
September 20, 2016 - 12:14pm
Meet ‘Let’s Go Fishing!’ author Eric Dregni
Fishing contests and taxidermy, lures and earthworms, fishing scenes on beer cans, and the peculiar genre of fishing photographs: no detail is...
September 20, 2016 - 10:14am
Tales of ‘Minnesota Gold’ coming to Cloquet library
John Mayasich, Buzz Schneider, Kara Goucher, Steve Sertich, Carolyn Treacy Bramante … these are some of the 57 Minnesota athletes who competed in the Olympics, World Championships and World Cup from 1948 to the present whose stories are told in “Minnesota Gold,” a book by Patrick...
August 20, 2016 - 8:32am
August 19, 2016
Cloquet grad to discuss latest murder mystery book
The murdered girl is buried. The classmate who confessed to the stabbing is doing time. Both families moved out of town. All over? Case closed?...
August 19, 2016 - 1:31pm
August 12, 2016
Carlton County nature writer publishes new book packed with ‘critter’ photos from Carlton County
“Recently I have become fascinated by these plants and their numerous and amazingly diverse visitors — insects, spiders, mites, slug, snails,...
August 12, 2016 - 1:17pm
July 26, 2016
Enjoy ‘The Martian’ with fellow readers of all ages
Read this summer’s pick, “The Martian” by Andy Weir. Get on the registration list by calling 218-879-1261. Some free copies of the book are available for high school students and both hard copy and ebooks are available through the Cloquet Public Library.
July 26, 2016 - 6:22am
July 8, 2016
Age to Age offers summer book event
Readers ages 15-100 are welcome. The first 20 high school students to register will also receive a free copy of the book. The Cloquet Library has copies to loan, both electronic and paperback.
July 8, 2016 - 3:25pm
June 29, 2016
Arrowhead Library System announces bookmobile schedule
Visit your library on wheels, the Arrowhead Library System bookmobile. Local stops and times include: Mondays, July 18, Aug. 8, Aug. 29 and Sept. 19 Esko — Northwood United Methodist Church from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Wrenshall — Silver Brook Town Hall from 11:05-11:40 a.m. Kettle River...
June 29, 2016 - 6:39am
May 20, 2016
Author to answer ‘Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask’
White/Native American relations are often characterized by guilt and anger. “Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to...
May 20, 2016 - 12:30pm