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May 6, 2017
New business rises out of Ed's Bakery...finally
May 6, 2017 - 2:11pm
May 4, 2017
Jarden Home Brands in Cloquet, as seen in this 2011 aerial photo, produces Diamond matches and toothpicks. The Diamond line of products produced in Cloquet was sold last month to Georgia-based Royal Oak Enterprises. The new owners decided not to take the more than 100-year-old Cloquet operation with them, and will close the facility sometime in the next six months. Pine Journal File Photo
Diamond brand sold but Cloquet plant isn't, 85 to lose jobs
May 4, 2017 - 8:07am
May 1, 2017
The match and toothpick mill in Cloquet, as seen in early 2014. (Pine Journal)
Owner plans to close match mill; 85 to lose jobs
May 1, 2017 - 5:47pm
April 16, 2017
The SKB Environmental Cloquet landfill (formerly Shamrock) is located on a 42-acre site inside an industrial pit in the Hilltop neighborhood of Cloquet. Jamie Lund/
Landfill 'special event' raises concerns
April 16, 2017 - 8:34am
March 7, 2017
Sharalee Maslowski
Maslowski promoted to mortgage originator
March 7, 2017 - 6:39am
March 6, 2017
Tom Ellsperman (from left), VP and general manager of sales and distribution at Cub Cadet; Kristi Matteson, Shawn Matteson, co-owner of L&M Supply; Sue Mesia, Mike Mesia, director of operations for L&M Supply; and Phil Clouse, president, Post Sales Support at Cub Cadet gather to congratulate L&M for being named one of the top 75 Cub Cadet independent retailers in America for 2016. Contributed Photo
L&M earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of top dealers in America
March 6, 2017 - 2:32pm
March 5, 2017
The 2016 Small Business of the Year Award is presented to Mitch Minardi and his team at Brent’s Heating and Cooling by Cloquet Area Chamber of Commerce Director Kelly Zink. Contributed Photo
Chamber presents business, volunteer awards
March 5, 2017 - 1:22pm
February 17, 2017
MedExpress Urgent Care has opened at 707 Highway 33 S, Cloquet. As a welcoming gift to the community, the center is offering free sports physicals to patients ages 5 and up now through Feb. 21. Jana Peterson/
MedExpress opens in Cloquet
February 17, 2017 - 11:15am
February 16, 2017
Woodland Insurance named '2017 Gem Too' agency
February 16, 2017 - 2:30pm
February 13, 2017
BBB Tips on Ordering Valentine’s Day Flowers
February 13, 2017 - 10:05am
Beverly Hutchison, 4, laughs with glee as she sits in the front of the toboggan with sister Katelyn (hidden) and dad Jeremy Hutchison. The family was trying out the Arrowhead toboggan at Pinehurst Park last Saturday. Jamie Lund/
Local business goes downhill, and that's good
February 13, 2017 - 9:43am
February 12, 2017
Sunnyside Health Care Center Director of Activities Laurie Korby and Jeff Brown, senior vice president of long term care and ancillary services, display the award received by US News & World Report, recognizing the facility as one of the Best Nursing Homes in Minnesota. Contributed Photo
Sunnyside Health Care Center named one of Top Nursing Homes in Minnesota
February 12, 2017 - 10:35am
February 6, 2017
Best Oil Company purchased the former Cloquet Home Center Building on Jan. 25, which sits at the entrance to the business park and had been vacant since spring 2016.
Best Oil finds a new home ... but it's still in Cloquet
February 6, 2017 - 9:44am
Mike Gay
Gay elected to Frandsen Bank & Trust Board of Directors
February 6, 2017 - 8:10am
February 4, 2017
Blue Cross Blue Shield, local clinics agree to negotiate
February 4, 2017 - 8:18am