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Debate follows prayer vigil
Property tax appeals season is now open
Police looking for information on stabbing Wednesday in Cloquet
Carlton County Court Report: March 6, 2017
Interstate 35 construction starts next week
Golfers tee off
Wilderness, Brookings each win one in opening playoff series
Eskomos fell 'Jacks in a close one
Scoreboard - April 20, 2017 edition
'Jacks serve up season-opening sweep
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
PATRICIA ANN SCHMITZ
HOWARD WAYNE VARGASON
STUART E. JOHNSON
DIANE M. MISGEN
ARDELLE MARILYN (PAULSON) THORNTON
Thank you, Senator Lourey, for standing up for rural Minnesotans
LETTER: Vote 'no' and ask for better plan
LETTER: Wrenshall debate gets nasty
LETTER: Higher taxes will cause problems for some
Slices of Life: Where is your toaster?
Slices of Life: Grilling revisited
Wright-Cromwell News: April 13 2017
Slices of Life: The purge
Easter in Finland mixes old and modern traditions
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
No yolk, annual egg hunt is lots of fun
Churches sponsor ‘Walk for Water’ awareness fundraiser April 30
Cloquet High School announces Business Student of the Month
Hooterz tradition coming to an end
Picasso and Bear paint the town
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
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
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
April 14, 2016
Frigid 5K draws a crowd
Through weekly meetings during the school year called “club,” along with small groups, summer camps, weekend excursions and one-on-one time...
April 14, 2016 - 10:15am
April 6, 2016
Saturday’s Young Life 5K is free for kids in grades K-12
Young Life will hold a 5K race on Saturday, April 9. Entry in the race is free for ages K-12, and $20 for adults. Pre-register at https://cloquetarea.younglife.org. Day of race registration starts at 8 a.m., the race starts at 9 a.m., both at the Young Life building at 1804 Washington...
April 6, 2016 - 9:50pm
March 28, 2016
Essentia Health named one of two Level 3 ACOs nationwide
When you ask people what they want from a healthcare organization, many would agree: quality care and a great patient experience, all at a lower cost. That’s the Triple Aim in healthcare and the foundation for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), like Essentia Health. The Triple...
March 28, 2016 - 3:28pm
March 24, 2016
Prevent type 2 diabetes with upcoming free class
One in three Americans has prediabetes, and 90 percent of them don’t know it. To raise awareness of prediabetes and offer those diagnosed a...
March 24, 2016 - 11:11am
March 18, 2016
Flu season hits late and hard in Carlton County
Other ways to avoid contracting the flu are to avoid people with the flu, although a person is usually contagious 24 hours before they have any symptoms and are contagious up to five to seven days after the symptoms begin. Children may be able to spread the flu even longer than adults,...
March 18, 2016 - 4:19pm
February 29, 2016
The prescription for chronic pain is changing
Greater Duluth area healthcare providers work together to reduce opioid abuse and diversion
February 29, 2016 - 8:52am
February 27, 2016
Love the health benefits of dark chocolate
Dark chocolate has more flavonols than milk chocolate. Milk chocolate has few, if any, health benefits because it contains limited amounts of cocoa and the milk makes the protection ineffective.
February 27, 2016 - 1:47pm
December 20, 2015
Cloquet woman offers “original medicine” to clients
“I don’t feel like I’m more special than anybody else,” she said. “I just happen to be somebody who tapped into a very long, 54-year...
December 20, 2015 - 7:09am
December 12, 2015
Seniors with Diabetes: Medicare benefits can help save your sight
This is a public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. It can help older Americans get a comprehensive eye exam and up to one year of care at no out-of-pocket cost. To learn more, visit www.eyecareamerica.org.
December 12, 2015 - 3:28pm
Plans are rolling in Carlton for new wellness center
Thanks to a $250,000 state grant called “Live Well at Home,” Volunteer Services of Carlton County is looking at a few locations for a new Wellness Center for senior citizens and other community members to be located in Carlton. The wellness center will be the first of its...
November 12, 2015 - 6:33pm
October 26, 2015
Second trimester screening still necessary
Pregnant women are not receiving screening for spina bifida in the second trimester of their pregnancies, and 11.4 percent of infants born with the defect in the neural tube are not identified before birth, according to a study by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine that was...
October 26, 2015 - 11:27am
September 19, 2015
Beautiful fall weather brings bad news for allergy sufferers
Sneezy, stuffy and itchy may sound like names of dwarfs in a fairy tale, but for many people they are the not-so-fun reality of living with allergies....
September 19, 2015 - 9:41am
September 2, 2015
HEALTH HOTLINE: Minnesota State High School League takes head injuries seriously
The kids are headed back to the classroom and back to the athletic fields as fall school sports get into full swing. Competition can be fun and fierce. But it’s also important to ensure that it’s safe. The Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) has specific recommendations...
September 2, 2015 - 8:26am
July 27, 2015
Local hospital leaders recognized by Minnesota Hospital Association
For more information about MHA’s hospital trustee certification program, visit www.mnhospitals.org/trustees. For more information about Minnesota hospitals, visit www.mnhospitals.org.
July 27, 2015 - 11:39am
CMH offers oncology/hematology services
Oncology/hematology services are now available at Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet. Dr. Mikhail Perlov will see patients every Tuesday in the Specialty Clinic at CMH. Perlov received his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, N.Y., and completed...
July 27, 2015 - 11:38am