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$1.9 million shooting range to open near Cloquet this fall
Carlton County Court Report: March 31-April 1, 2017
Enbridge Line 3 review released for public comment
Carlton County Court Report: March 30, 2017
Soil is not a 'dirty' word
Local Nordic ski star is headed to Alaska
Esko's 'band of sisters' hitting stride at playoff time
CEC golf makes gains
CEC boys hockey coach Esse resigns after 18 seasons
Struggling 'Jacks hope to make playoff noise
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Fern Irene Olson
Frank "Bud" Dietz
Sally Ann Dupuis
Linda M. Olson
David A. Johnson
To the Editor: Vote 'yes' and keep Carlton strong
GUEST COMMENTARY: The budget process remains broken
LETTER: City can support veterans and workers with project labor agreement
LETTER: Think outside of the box to save match mill
LETTER: One down, one to go
Notes from the Small Pond: Rain
Wright Cromwell News: May 18 2017
Slices of Life: Gardening with my gloves off
Wright-Cromwell News: May 11, 2017
Slices of Life: The definition of mother
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
CMS announces May students of the month
Up, up and away
Celebrate the onion
Run like a Lumberjack?
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Logan William Jarvi
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: Toad Time Begins in Mid May
Northland couple offer a helping hand for ducks
Part II: Two important Minnesota natives call Kettle River home
Part 1: The Kettle River watershed is scenic, wild and unique
NORTHLAND NATURE: Pine siskins join other finches at the feeder
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
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