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Council accepts bids for sewer lining, Pine Valley bike trail
Powwow focuses on land, community
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
Flu bug, Chisago Lakes are too much for ’Jacks
Mid-season analysis: CEC boys are on track
Esko boys edge Annandale, girls fall
SCOREBOARD - January 19, 2017 edition
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Northland Nature: The New Year begins with winter finches
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From the Catbird Seat
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Slices of Life
Courthouse turns 93 years old
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Food for Thought is tonight
Cloquet grad makes Forbes ‘30 under 30’ list
New year, new ways to give?
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Hello baby: First Cloquet baby of the year arrives
Birth: Gavin Robert Ott
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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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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
June 29, 2016
Cloquet hospital wins safety award
Community Memorial Hospital received the Governor's Safety Award in recognition of its excellence in workplace safety and health. CMH was one...
June 29, 2016 - 7:39am
June 28, 2016
‘MnSCU’ To Become Known As ‘Minnesota State’
“Minnesota State” is the new nickname for the system as a whole, as well as a system affiliation identifier. Individual state colleges and universities are not required to change their names, but they will use the system affiliation identifier in conjunction with their logos and...
June 28, 2016 - 9:07am
June 22, 2016
Real estate professional recognized
The American Institute of Real Estate Professionals (AIOREP) has recognized the exceptional performance of Minnesota’s real estate professional Linda A. Hansen. She has been named one of 2016’s “10 Best Real Estate Professionals for Client Satisfaction.” Hansen, a real estate...
June 22, 2016 - 10:23am
June 21, 2016
Frandsen Bank gains national recognition second year in a row
“Receiving this recognition two years in a row has been a great inspiration to all of us at Frandsen Bank,”said Gay. “It highlights our core values of superior customer service and commitment to our community.”
June 21, 2016 - 1:26pm
June 20, 2016
Community Education announces new marketing coordinator
Cloquet Community Education and Recreation announces the hire of Amanda Sorensen as marketing coordinator. Sorensen, a graduate of Esko High School, recently finished a degree in marketing communications in July 2015 from Bemidji State University. She also earned a bachelor’s degree...
June 20, 2016 - 2:25pm
June 19, 2016
Spectrum Farms purchases Wild Fern Herbal Soaps
Spectrum Farm of Mahtowa announces it has recently purchased Wild Fern Herbal Soaps. "When we learned of this great opportunity, our family jumped at the chance to expand our wholesome offerings into the personal care line of soaps, sauna steamers, lip balm, lotions, salves, and...
June 19, 2016 - 3:30pm
Johnson elected as District 2 director
Eric Johnson, manager of Woodland Mutual in Carlton, was elected as a District 2 director of the Minnesota Association of Farm Mutual Insurance Companies at the 121st annual convention held in February in Bloomington, Minn. Johnson will serve a four-year term on the 13-member board...
June 19, 2016 - 2:37pm
June 18, 2016
eLogger has small storefront but does big business
Up to this point, most Cloquet residents have been unaware that eLogger even exists, unless they stumbled upon the business looking for the old...
June 18, 2016 - 9:59am
May 31, 2016
New CMH Lab equipment speeds diagnosis of flu and strep
A new piece of equipment in the lab at Community Memorial Hospital helps speed the diagnosis and test accuracy for strep throat and Influenza...
May 31, 2016 - 6:46am
May 30, 2016
Mediacom to shift local channels to all-digital format
“Consumers who aren’t subscribed to Mediacom will not be affected by this digital conversion,” she said. “They should be able to continue to receive local channels as they do already.”
May 30, 2016 - 9:07am
May 28, 2016
Big Lake residents are one step closer to a greener flush
Worries about failing or inadequate privately owned septic systems around Big Lake were the big driver behind the formation of the sanitary district, but concerns about pollution from septic systems have also had to be balanced with the need to find an affordable solution.
May 28, 2016 - 3:27pm