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Carlton County Court Report: December 13, 2016
Cloquet Public Library receives Rural Gateways grant for adult science learning
Council accepts bids for sewer lining, Pine Valley bike trail
Powwow focuses on land, community
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
CEC alpine skiers compete at Mont du Lac
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
THOMAS GEORGE HAMMITT
HEIDI MARIE FORD
LUCILLE ELNORA BURGGRAFF
ROBERT LOUIS LISSON
MARGARET MARY MALYUK RIEDEL
Consumer Column; How to spot malicious emails
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
Wright-Cromwell News: January 19, 2017
Slices of Life: Being a hero
Wright-Cromwell News: Jan 12 2017
Slices of Life: Vacation foibles
Wright-Cromwell News: Jan 4 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Courthouse turns 93 years old
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?
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
September 8, 2016
Man pleads guilty to killing Jacob Wetterling 27 years ago
He used a Bobcat to dig a grave and bury him. He took the machine from a nearby construction company. When he returned to the grave site a year later, Heinrich said he could see Jacob’s red jacket.
September 8, 2016 - 10:06am
September 6, 2016
Cloquet woman charged with arson
The heat from the fire did break a nearby window and scorched the outside of the brick building. According to a school employee, water from the...
September 6, 2016 - 2:37pm
September 5, 2016
Drugs discovered during traffic stop
According to the criminal complaint, during a routine inventory before the tow was completed, the deputy found the defendant to be in possession...
September 5, 2016 - 3:34pm
August 16, 2016
Driver admits involvement in hit-and-run accident
The Buick was traveling east on Minnesota Highway 210 when it crossed the centerline shortly after 11 p.m. and sideswiped a Hyundai Sonata driven by 47-year-old Joseph Graham of Rosslyn, Ontario, the Minnesota State Patrol said in a news release.
August 16, 2016 - 10:10am
August 11, 2016
Cloquet man one of two arrested after foiled robbery in Grand Rapids
The female victim told police that the suspect had held her at gunpoint for approximately 30 minutes before her brother arrived and attempted to disarm him. She and the other woman ran from the house at that time.
August 11, 2016 - 3:40pm
August 7, 2016
Man captured in Carlton County pleads guilty in Michigan
It was a chaotic scene. One deputy fired shots at the suspect vehicle's tires during the chase. Rose also rammed several squad cars and ran at least one off the road, authorities said. Two county squads were damaged enough to require tow trucks.
August 7, 2016 - 2:16pm
Minnesota Power reminds customers to beware phone scams
Customers should never give their personal information to strangers. To further protect themselves, customers should use only authorized methods to pay their Minnesota Power bill.
August 7, 2016 - 6:08am
August 1, 2016
Man faces felony charges after breaking into ex-girlfriend's home
According to the criminal complaint, the Fond du Lac police were called to the 300 block of Ridge Road July 7 when a witness saw a woman chasing a man and the woman yelled for the witness to call 911.
August 1, 2016 - 10:07am
July 29, 2016
Man sentenced in Barnum woman’s kidnapping
The victim said she had just returned home from work and began to prepare dinner when Rodriguez appeared in her home. The suspect brandished a handgun and ordered the woman to give her all the money in her billfold - $326 - and drive him in her car to Pine County. The victim said...
July 29, 2016 - 4:39pm
UPDATE: Drive-by shooting leads to attempted murder charges
A neighbor along Moorhead Road said she had seen all the police cars Sunday, first racing down the road, then parking along her shared driveway...
July 29, 2016 - 1:57pm
July 25, 2016
Man arrested in Cloquet shootings
A 23-year-old Carlton County man is in jail after a shooting in rural Cloquet left two men injured Sunday. According to Cloquet Police Chief Steve Stracek, the suspect allegedly fired a gun two separate times at the victims from his vehicle into theirs, but the injuries occurred during...
July 25, 2016 - 7:46pm
July 16, 2016
Minneapolis woman faces multiple drug, firearm charges in Carlton County
A Minneapolis woman faces nine different criminal charges stemming from a May traffic stop in Carlton County. Larice Ann Smith, 23, was charged...
July 16, 2016 - 2:59pm
Sheriff’s office locates stolen pickup truck
Area law enforcement officials recently recovered a pickup truck stolen in Carlton County on June 26, but not without a chase. The 2003 Pewter-colored Chevrolet Silverado pickup was taken from the owner’s driveway on Carlson Road in Silver Township on the night of June 26. According...
July 16, 2016 - 8:04am
July 7, 2016
Seller beware: Proposed sale ends in alleged robbery
According to the criminal complaint, Hakala admitted to committing the robbery, but denied having a gun, and Benson admitted to being at the...
July 7, 2016 - 1:28pm
June 23, 2016
Cult leader in Pine County jail now
According to previous news reports, charges allege that, from 2000 to 2009, Barnard allegedly sexually assaulted numerous girls, who he called “maidens” and who lived away from their parents in an area of the encampment known as “Shepard’s Camp.”
June 23, 2016 - 2:04pm