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New classes surprise parents, board members
Carlton County Court Report: April 4, 2017
Memorial Day events planned for Monday
'Keep moving in the direction of your dreams'
Students immerse themselves in 'walk to water'
Two boys advance in tennis playoffs, team eliminated
Bulldogs seal win over Bombers in the seventh
Cloquet sweeps conference track meet
Lumberjacks toppled by Esko as playoffs loom
Scoreboard - May 25, 2017 edition
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Franklin D. Strandberg
Zachary Lee Aurand
Fern Irene Olson
Costs for police chief inquiry approaches $50,000
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
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
VETERAN SPOTLIGHT: Veteran Steve Fluck remembers Vietnam
VETERANS SPOTLIGHT: Keith and Reta Baxley found jobs, and love in the military
CMS announces May students of the month
Up, up and away
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
February 19, 2016
One man arrested, one wanted, in relation to brutal assault
Two Cloquet men face assault charges for allegedly beating up a man and cutting off his finger Jan. 16. One of the men is in custody, while the...
February 19, 2016 - 4:37pm
February 18, 2016
Deputy sentenced in K9 abuse case
Longtime attorneys Thom Pertler and Kevin Short have handled high-profile cases involving cold-blooded murder, child abuse, sexual assault and...
February 18, 2016 - 3:50pm
February 12, 2016
Cloquet woman shot after allegedly threatening deputies outside Midway Township church
A 48-year-old Cloquet woman was in critical condition Friday morning after being shot twice by law enforcement officers in the parking lot of a Midway Township church. The woman, who has not yet been identified by authorities, had threatened suicide Thursday night and was located...
February 12, 2016 - 1:02pm
February 6, 2016
Two arrested after fleeing deputies, ramming squad in Carlton County
A vehicle pursuit began after the Saab refused to stop. While attempting to stop the Saab with a precision immobilization technique — more commonly known as a PIT maneuver— the Saab spun around and rammed the squad car, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
February 6, 2016 - 10:17am
February 4, 2016
Cloquet man faces burglary charges for breaking into home
The caller stated she was in the bedroom of the home with her boyfriend, and they could hear the sounds of someone moving around inside the residence and the sound of what they described as “dishes being broken.”
February 4, 2016 - 6:02pm
January 30, 2016
Carlton County man charged with setting cabin on fire
According to the criminal complaint filed in District Court, Thompson admitted to starting the fire in two separate interviews — once with...
January 30, 2016 - 4:30pm
January 19, 2016
Man flees officers in stolen car, then on foot and up a tree
A Richfield, Minn., man was arrested for allegedly stealing a car and fleeing from the police, first in the car, then on foot. Jerome Lu Barney,...
January 19, 2016 - 12:31pm
January 18, 2016
Local man arrested for assaulting ex-girlfriend
An eyewitness corroborated the story and said she saw Dodson threaten the victim with a dragon sword.
January 18, 2016 - 10:25am
December 21, 2015
Sex offender changes delayed
Federal Judge Donovan Frank in June ruled that the state sex offender treatment program is unconstitutional.
December 21, 2015 - 10:37am
Man charged in wrong-way, high-speed chase through Cloquet
Authorities said Charles Michael Lumbar attempted to elude marked squad cars, driving the wrong way on Minnesota Highway 33 through Cloquet,...
December 21, 2015 - 8:39am
December 20, 2015
Police apprehend dangerous felon in Cloquet
The suspect fled on foot but was eventually located and arrested while hiding in a nearby apartment complex.
December 20, 2015 - 11:19am
December 19, 2015
Former Fond du Lac official faces drug charge
A former Reservation Business Committee member was arrested for drug possession earlier this month after the woman he lived with called the police. David Tiessen Jr. was charged with felony fifth-degree drug possession in Sixth District Carlton County Court Tuesday, Dec. 8. Tiessen...
December 19, 2015 - 1:03pm
December 18, 2015
Man charged in wrong-way, high-speed chase through Cloquet
At the time of his arrest, Lumbar had an active warrant out for his arrest in another vehicle theft case. He’s accused of stealing a vehicle in Cloquet on Oct. 30, according to those charges.
December 18, 2015 - 5:19pm
December 17, 2015
Driver in February fatal accident charged with vehicular homicide
As Dylkowski, his criminal record shows a 2006 conviction for second-degree manslaughter. Then living in Brainerd, Dylkowski pleaded guilty in the 2004 death of his 9-month-old daughter, Destiny Ann Dylkowski, admitting that he placed a pillow over her head and suffocated her.
December 17, 2015 - 6:55pm
2 charged after suspect grabs for officer’s gun near Cloquet
Police suspect that substance abuse was a factor in the incident. Defoe was found in possession of gabapentin, a prescription drug often used...
December 17, 2015 - 2:17pm