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Pet of the Week: Sophia
Public hearing on Shamrock landfill changes set for Tuesday
Carlton County Court Report: November 2, 2016
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE - Swanstrom
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 94 CLOQUET, MINNESOTA NOVEMBER 14, 2016
Star-studded CEC team wins inaugural Alumni Cup
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
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
MYRON LYLE PERTTULA
HAL WALLACE LIND SR.
FAITH EUGENA SLOAN
GAYL ELLIS SKELTON
DONALD L. BEAN
To the Editor: Use blue lights to support law enforcement
To the Editor:Veteran coverage was very personal for reader
To the Editor:Turn old middle school into veterans shelter
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
Winter festivities in Cloquet start the holiday season
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
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Vaughn Nolan Nelson
Birth Announcement:Vaugn Nolan Nelson
Birth Announcement: Piper Deborah Ann Wilkinson
Birth Announcement: Hadley Marie Hietala
Birth Announcement: Brayden Bradley Charles King
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: A recent visit to a beaver pond reveals..
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
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
May 20, 2016
Former Cloquet dry cleaning site proposed for state Superfund list
Cloquet Director of Public Works Jim Prusak said the MPCA contacted the city in September 2015 regarding the site contamination, but the MPCA is the lead investigative agency. The city did complete additional borings and soil and groundwater sampling along Third Street to determine...
May 20, 2016 - 12:27pm
May 19, 2016
Cloquet Middle School apartment plan, Take Two
Numerous residents spoke against the Sherman Associates site plan at the May 10 meeting. The majority of objections dealt with a lack of off-street parking, the proposed density of apartment units and the general impact of a large apartment building on the neighborhood.
May 19, 2016 - 3:50pm
May 14, 2016
Residents turn out in force to oppose proposed tire recycling facility
Some of those Minnesota tires are shredded and the pieces are burned in power plants to generate electricity. Others are shredded and used as fill for drainage projects around homes as well as for road base, septic systems and other projects where a lightweight fill is needed, said...
May 14, 2016 - 10:41am