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Wrenshall seeks second shot at referendum
Preliminary 2019 budget, tax levy passes
Cloquet man sentenced to 10 years prison for meth
CCHS partners with Smithsonian for exhibit
Highway 33 roundabout nears completion
Gregg, Eskomos ease by rival Rebels
Johnson, Wrens setting new heights
'Jacks blank Blue Jackets
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Willard A. Jessen
Thomas Allen Crewson
Thais Ann Swierceski
Sue Ann Nelson Roe
Glenn C. Maxham
Slices of Life: A happy place defined
judge's view: Patriotism beyond reproach
LETTER: Thankful to those who helped 'Stuff the Bus'
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept 13 2018
Slices of Life: Anyone relate? Didn't think so
Northland Nature: Baby snapping turtles leave the nest
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Birds taking small steps into spring
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
arts and entertainment
Johnna Marie Rostollan
Allen and Dianna Jenkins
Larry & Susan Sell
Warren (Andy) & Sandra (Sandy)
Northland Nature: Baby snapping turtles leave the nest
Talk deer with DNR at Cloquet open house
Bakers' bass bonanza
Cloquet woman wins Tour Divide
crime and courts
May 18, 2018
Scammers up game as Medicare cards near expiration date
New Medicare cards will be arriving in the mail the first week of June. The new cards have a big change: The owner's Social Security number will not be printed on them. Instead, there will be a different random number and letter sequence on each card to help protect them from theft....
May 18, 2018 - 9:01am
May 11, 2018
Man charged in threats against Cloquet
According to the criminal complaint, at approximately 7:41 p.m. April 16, the Cloquet Police Department began to investigate alleged threats...
May 11, 2018 - 1:18pm
Montano arraigned on murder charges
Montano is charged with murder in the first degree, attempted murder in the first degree and assault in the second degree. As the attorney asked...
May 11, 2018 - 12:44pm
May 3, 2018
Carlton County Court: April 24-27
April 24 Melissa Bea Sabrowski, 40, of Virginia — March 27, 2015, offense: felony possession of a schedule 1, 2, 3, 4 controlled substance in the fifth degree, 13 months in prison, stayed for three years, six months in jail, credit for 55 days served, $285 fees. April 25
May 3, 2018 - 12:23pm
May 1, 2018
15 charged in Northland meth investigation
A monthslong investigation of illegal drug sales in and around Cloquet has resulted in charges against at least 15 people in Carlton and St....
May 1, 2018 - 6:08pm
April 24, 2018
Murder charges filed in Carlton County shooting
CARLTON — A Bayfield man was charged Tuesday with murder and assault, even as authorities said it remained unclear why he allegedly opened...
April 24, 2018 - 5:03pm
Victim of Carlton County shooting dies
One of the people wounded in a shooting on Friday night in Carlton County has died. The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office reported that Andrew...
April 24, 2018 - 10:51am
April 22, 2018
Shooting in Carlton County leaves three injured
Three people were injured in a shooting Friday night in Progress Township in Carlton County. A report of a shooting on the 4000 block of Kari Road was received at 11:36 p.m. Friday. According to the Carlton County Sheriff's Office, the caller, identified as a 53-year-old man, reported...
April 22, 2018 - 10:03am
April 20, 2018
Carlton County Court: April 10-16
April 10 Lee Vincent Saice, 20, of Duluth — Aug. 7, 2017, offenses: felony state lottery fraud, three years probation, $525 fees, 72 days in jail, credit for 72 days served; misdemeanor theft, dismissed.
April 20, 2018 - 2:13pm
April 19, 2018
Cloquet police, schools respond to threat on Facebook
Police received multiple reports of "a threat of violence" on social media Monday evening. According to a press release issued at 10:38 a.m. Tuesday, officers immediately began an investigation and search for the suspect. Early Tuesday morning, officers from the Fond du Lac and Cloquet...
April 19, 2018 - 10:17am
April 17, 2018
Cloquet Schools locked down after 'general threat'
The Cloquet School District robocalled parents Tuesday morning to inform them that doors at all schools would be locked and students kept inside because of a “general threat.”
April 17, 2018 - 6:29pm
April 4, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: March 23-29
MARCH 23 Vanessa Lyn Northrup, 45, of Cloquet — Sept. 6, 2016, offenses: felony theft, dismissed; felony receiving stolen property, dismissed.
April 4, 2018 - 9:39pm
March 31, 2018
Local woman charged with heroin, meth sales
Gail Marie Thompson, 64, was charged March 5 in Sixth District Carlton County Court with first and third-degree drug sale plus second- and fifth-degree...
March 31, 2018 - 4:48pm
March 30, 2018
Carlton County couple surrender 41 Chihuahuas
The Animal Humane Society's Critical Response Team took 41 Chihuahua dogs and Chihuahua mixes from a rural Carlton County home Thursday morn...
March 30, 2018 - 3:19pm
March 23, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: March 13-22
MARCH 13 Ramon Diego Pacheco, 38, of Minneapolis — Nov. 16, 2017, offenses: felony second-degree possession 25 grams or more cocaine or methamphetamine, 84 months in prison, $135 fees; felony first-degree sale–17 grams or more cocaine or meth within 90-day period, dismissed; felony...
March 23, 2018 - 2:41pm