Skip to main content
Carlton County Court Report: December 12, 2016
Fire breaks out at Cromwell peat business
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BID CITY OF CLOQUET - Project No. CP1072
NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION - Folken
NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION - Trotterchaude
CEC alpine skiers compete at Mont du Lac
KORBY'S TOP GAMES
Ogichidaag, Bulldogs win one each
Lumberjacks beat 12th-ranked Forest Lake
Carlton comes out on top in battle for the Brown Jug
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
HEIDI MARIE FORD
ZHINGWAAK CODY JOSEPH BAUER
JEANETTE M. KOECK
MARILYN JEAN HOAG
ADAM NATHANIEL RONKAINEN
Guest Commentary: Can the media hold politicians accountable?
To the Editor: Thank you!
Guest Commentary: In new year, I’ll put Minnesota first
To the Editor: Standing with Standing Rock: Come together as one people
Our 2017 focus: More good paying jobs for Minnesota’s 8th District
Wright-Cromwell News: Jan 12 2017
Slices of Life: Vacation foibles
Wright-Cromwell News: Jan 4 2017
Slices of Life: A meaningful reward
Northland Nature: The New Year begins with winter finches
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
One Act back for second act at CHS
Food for Thought is tonight
Cloquet grad makes Forbes ‘30 under 30’ list
New year, new ways to give?
Enjoy Morrison music + art at Cloquet library
arts and entertainment
Hello baby: First Cloquet baby of the year arrives
Birth: Gavin Robert Ott
Birth Announcement: Skylar Dawn Follett
Birth Announcement: James Michael Stillday
Birth Announcement:Georgiana Rae Olson
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
Northland residents celebrate winter fun
Northland Nature: A recent visit to a beaver pond reveals..
Northland Nature: Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
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
May 13, 2016
New owners propose adding household garbage landfill to Cloquet
Domke said that the landfill would accept garbage from local counties, but could not answer if any counties in Wisconsin affected by the Moccasin Mike Landfill would be allowed to bring their trash to Cloquet. Several residents said no matter how the idea is presented, at the end...
May 13, 2016 - 2:29pm
May 11, 2016
Lake Country Power annual meeting addresses principles, purpose and service
Randa spoke about the values — integrity, safety and quality, innovation, communication, teamwork and respect — that drive Lake Country Power to deliver valuable programs and services for rural co-op members. He also referenced the long-term rate philosophy that recovers costs...
May 11, 2016 - 7:12am
May 10, 2016
Landfill public meeting set for Tuesday, May 10
A public information meeting on the possible development of a Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) landfill at the current SKB Environmental/Shamrock industrial landfill site in the city of Cloquet is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, at the Carlton County Transportation Building at 1630 County...
May 10, 2016 - 11:40am
May 9, 2016
Lundeen receives CARE Award at CMH/SHCC
Lundeen is a casual employee at CMH and is described by the Emergency Department staff as always willing to come in when called, regardless of...
May 9, 2016 - 1:52pm
May 6, 2016
Debate over Sappi property value continues
“He stated that he was disappointed he didn’t see any movement on the value,” Moreland reported, explaining that Schultz thought the two sides had agreed to further reduce the assessed value for 2016. “But it was my impression that we were setting it at $47.6 million and that...
May 6, 2016 - 12:52pm
May 2, 2016
The Mercy Foundation reaches $1 million goal
The Well Within Reach campaign contributes its success to several cornerstones, including a recent donation of $65,000 from Members Cooperative Credit Union.
May 2, 2016 - 3:48pm
March 25, 2016
Home, Business and Sports Show offers something for everyone
The smell of popcorn helped lead the way into the Otter Creek Event Center at Black Bear Casino Friday afternoon. The annual Cloquet Area Home,...
March 25, 2016 - 10:28am
March 21, 2016
Frandsen Bank & Trust promotes Treviranus to vice president
“My time at Frandsen Bank & Trust has been great and it continues to be a privilege to work with my co-workers and to serve my customers,” said Treviranus. “I appreciate the opportunity that’s been presented to me and I look forward to continuing to provide solutions to the...
March 21, 2016 - 9:43am
February 12, 2016
COUNTY BOARD: County will double child protection workers
In 2010, Carlton County child protection workers took 689 calls about possible child abuse or neglect. Five years later, in 2015, the number of calls had increased to 1,833. Now add a fairly massive increase in paperwork and other reporting requirements resulting from Governor Dayton’s...
February 12, 2016 - 4:30pm
February 6, 2016
Sappi, FDLTCC partner to pass on knowledge
“We envision a simple “YouTube” type video along with a narrative from an experienced operator as an example of how we would use a knowledge...
February 6, 2016 - 5:11pm
January 19, 2016
AgStar accepting scholarship applications
The AgStar Fund for Rural America, the corporate giving program of AgStar Financial Services, is now accepting applications for its high school senior scholarship program, which awards up to 42 students with $1,000 scholarships. The AgStar High School Scholarship Program is designed...
January 19, 2016 - 1:03pm
January 8, 2016
Recycling center closes until April
For more information on the transfer station and the the township recycling centers, visit www.co.carlton.mn.us and click on the Solid Waste and Recycling Services Brochere link, or call 218-384-9178.
January 8, 2016 - 10:16am