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Volunteer Highlight: Dave Johnson and the Christmas Day Dinner Project
New director leads the way to the new animal shelter
International intern captures hearts and minds in Minnesota
CAFD earns recognition
K1 Sportswear changes hands
Wrestling team looking for best season yet
Moose Lake hockey coach focusing on team play
Eskomos outrun ’Jacks in opener
Wilderness sweep Bobcats at home
Bird, Rebels relish chance to play CEC
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
BARBARA ALYCE HENNINGER HOLTE
DAVID A. PICKUS
ROBERT JOHN BASSETT
SUE M. HAASIS
BENJAMIN ERIC ANDERSON
To the Editor:Veteran coverage was very personal for reader
To the Editor:Turn old middle school into veterans shelter
Guest Commentary: Standing firm for hard-fought progress, we’ll seek common ground with new administration
Slices of Life: Oh topiary, oh topiary
Guest Commentary: Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Water is life
Through Foreign Eyes: Goodbye … or as we say at home, Wanen
Wright-Cromwell News: Nov 1 2016
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Carlton County students perform in Minnesota Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’
Catch Cloquet author at West Duluth library
Jay Cooke: A park for all seasons
Queen of Peace announces November student of the month
Artist uses rap mixed with Native American music to inspire kids
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement:Vaugn Nolan Nelson
Birth Announcement: Piper Deborah Ann Wilkinson
Birth Announcement: Hadley Marie Hietala
Birth Announcement: Brayden Bradley Charles King
Birth Announcement: Taylor Lynn Soukkala
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
Northland Nature: Roses give color to the roadsides again
NORTHLAND NATURE: Deer mice move indoors in autumn
Deer stands not allowed left overnight on wildlife management areas
MINNESOTA DEER FACTS
November 1, 2016
Neurosurgeon to see patients at Gateway
Styliaras treats patients with head and spine trauma, spinal disorders of the neck and back, and performs brain and nerve surgeries. Patients...
November 1, 2016 - 10:10am
October 22, 2016
Businesses in Carlton County are growing and expanding
The original Junction Oasis sign with the familiar blue and white lettering still stands by the road, watching the changes while waiting to be...
October 22, 2016 - 10:17am
October 10, 2016
Woodlands Bank honored by Small Business Administration
Of note, Minnesota’s 2016 SBA Community Lender, Woodlands National Bank, was chosen based on the growth of its small business loan portfolio,...
October 10, 2016 - 9:30am
October 9, 2016
Local company’s sustainability mission takes to the streets
As a local, family owned and operated food distributor, Upper Lakes Foods is committed to business practices that help sustain the health of our economy, community, and environment.
October 9, 2016 - 11:36am
October 4, 2016
For-profit urgent care clinic coming to Cloquet
MedExpress was founded in 2001 and was purchased last year by the Optum division of Minnesota-based UnitedHealth Group. Its clinics are open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and are closed only on Thanksgiving and Christmas, Jamieson said. The clinics accept most major insurance, Jamieson said,...
October 4, 2016 - 8:08am
September 14, 2016
Trapper Pete’s honored by Trip Advisor
“We are committed to using the freshest ingredients possible, whether making an entree from scratch for one or a catered event for 300 guests,” said Cindy Peterson, owner and general manager.
September 14, 2016 - 8:25am
September 13, 2016
Enbridge suspends pursuit of Sandpiper Pipeline approval
“I don’t think they ever thought that (environmental groups) would end up having the influence we have,” said Richard Smith, president of opposition group Friends of the Headwaters. “And I don’t think they ever thought Friends of the Headwaters, along with the Minnesota...
September 13, 2016 - 1:14pm
September 12, 2016
Lourey honored by Minnesota Ambulance Association
Lourey was honored Wednesday, Aug. 24, in the Minnesota State Senate building. “Senator Lourey has been a ‘go to’ legislator for statewide...
September 12, 2016 - 12:10pm
Northwoods Credit Union wins community service award
In addition to organizing hundreds of credit unions, she developed volunteer organizer clubs and worked with organizations on behalf of the poor.
September 12, 2016 - 9:13am
August 20, 2016
After sluggish start, Esko Industrial Park growing
“Carlton County’s a fantastic place,” she said. “With a great highway system — I-35 and Highways 61, 33 and 210 — and six railroads,...
August 20, 2016 - 9:44am
July 29, 2016
Minnesota Power reminds customers to beware phone scams
Telephone scams targeting electric utilities typically heat up in the summer and Minnesota Power encourages its customers to be alert and protect themselves. These con artists often demand immediate payment of a past due electric bill saying that the power will be disconnected within...
July 29, 2016 - 12:25pm
July 26, 2016
Local clinics join revolutionary program
The Integrated Health Partnerships initiative rewards providers in Minnesota who carry that mission to the state's Medicaid and Medicare population by sharing cost savings with them. In contrast, the traditional payment system pays providers for the volume of care they deliver, rather...
July 26, 2016 - 2:48pm
July 20, 2016
Locally Laid diversifies to include ‘pick your own berries’
One does not live by eggs alone. As monoculture takes over the agricultural system, the Locally Laid egg company thought it was time to diversify the chicken farm by opening its produce wing — Farm LoLa. (LoLa is short for Locally Laid and the name of every chicken at the pasture-raised...
July 20, 2016 - 8:28am
July 18, 2016
Artist is wrapped up in renewal
Sarah Agaton Howes excitedly opened the ordinary box to pull out a beautiful wool blanket she had designed. The red and camel “renewal” blanket...
July 18, 2016 - 7:24am
July 2, 2016
Search for human services director is over
On Monday, the Carlton County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to suspend the search for Lee’s replacement — which had gotten through one round of interviews, but not the second — and rehire Lee, who had worked for the county for more than 16 years and been PHHS director...
July 2, 2016 - 1:59pm