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Volunteer Highlight: Dave Johnson and the Christmas Day Dinner Project
New director leads the way to the new animal shelter
International intern captures hearts and minds in Minnesota
CAFD earns recognition
K1 Sportswear changes hands
Wrestling team looking for best season yet
Moose Lake hockey coach focusing on team play
Eskomos outrun ’Jacks in opener
Wilderness sweep Bobcats at home
Bird, Rebels relish chance to play CEC
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
BARBARA ALYCE HENNINGER HOLTE
DAVID A. PICKUS
ROBERT JOHN BASSETT
SUE M. HAASIS
BENJAMIN ERIC ANDERSON
To the Editor:Veteran coverage was very personal for reader
To the Editor:Turn old middle school into veterans shelter
Guest Commentary: Standing firm for hard-fought progress, we’ll seek common ground with new administration
Slices of Life: Oh topiary, oh topiary
Guest Commentary: Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Water is life
Through Foreign Eyes: Goodbye … or as we say at home, Wanen
Wright-Cromwell News: Nov 1 2016
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Carlton County students perform in Minnesota Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’
Catch Cloquet author at West Duluth library
Jay Cooke: A park for all seasons
Queen of Peace announces November student of the month
Artist uses rap mixed with Native American music to inspire kids
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement:Vaugn Nolan Nelson
Birth Announcement: Piper Deborah Ann Wilkinson
Birth Announcement: Hadley Marie Hietala
Birth Announcement: Brayden Bradley Charles King
Birth Announcement: Taylor Lynn Soukkala
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
Northland Nature: Roses give color to the roadsides again
NORTHLAND NATURE: Deer mice move indoors in autumn
Deer stands not allowed left overnight on wildlife management areas
MINNESOTA DEER FACTS
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
Barnum man convicted for threats and killing family pets
In fear for their lives, the wife took the children and fled from the house, which is when the deputies found them.
December 17, 2015 - 12:21pm
December 5, 2015
Cloquet man pleads guilty to stabbing charge
A Cloquet man has pleaded guilty to an assault charge after authorities said he attacked a sleeping man with a knife this summer. Daniel David...
December 5, 2015 - 3:28pm
November 27, 2015
Richfield insurance agent charged with theft from elderly client
MINNEAPOLIS – As a result of an investigation by the Minnesota Commerce Fraud Bureau and Apple Valley Police Department, the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office has charged a Richfield insurance agent, Gloria Hidalgo, age 52, with using her power of attorney designation to steal...
November 27, 2015 - 2:37pm
November 23, 2015
Cloquet man sentenced in Wisconsin for possessing child porn
A Cloquet man will spend five years in prison for possessing child pornography. Arne Gene Jokinen Johnson, 26, pleaded guilty in Douglas...
November 23, 2015 - 11:49am
November 22, 2015
Consumer Column: Be alert for ‘spoofed’ local phone numbers
“Jake” was watching his favorite TV show when his phone rang. He checked his caller ID and saw “Local Call,” along with a phone number that had the same area code as his home number. Jake thought the call was from a local caller. After he answered the call he heard a recording...
November 22, 2015 - 12:54pm
November 19, 2015
Michigan homicide suspect will be extradited
An ex-convict from Michigan — who led local law enforcement officers on a high speed chase that lasted some 13 minutes and reached speeds of...
November 19, 2015 - 11:57am
November 16, 2015
Recent rash of car thefts in area, one arrest made
Cloquet Police Chief Steve Stracek also said there is also an uptick in hunting gear and guns being stolen from vehicles at this time of the...
November 16, 2015 - 12:11pm
Woman pleads guilty to forgery of checks stolen after apartment fire
“City of Duluth officers searched Mehle’s vehicle and located several items belonging to residents of the apartment building, linking her...
November 16, 2015 - 10:24am
November 13, 2015
Cloquet man guilty of third-degree murder, jury decides
CARLTON — There was never a doubt that Paul Duane Mrosla's death was caused by ingesting a prescription Fentanyl patch. Likewise,...
November 13, 2015 - 10:35am
November 8, 2015
International speaker helps train local teachers, social workers in justice that focuses on repairing harm, rather than punishment
“Part of the deal is to try to keep young people out of the court and jail, because all it seems to do is make them bigger and better criminals,” explained Thorsborne, now an internationally recognized expert in restorative justice. “It’s like university for criminals.”...
November 8, 2015 - 10:44am
November 6, 2015
Two sentenced in MSOP bribery case
According to the criminal complaint, the investigation began in August 2014, after a security counselor doing random room checks observed what appeared to be a bright light coming from a cell phone in Senty-Haugen’s room.
November 6, 2015 - 12:20pm
November 1, 2015
Suspicious garage fire under investigation
A fire that destroyed a Wrenshall garage in the wee hours of Friday morning is being investigated by the state fire marshall and the Carlton County Sheriff’s Department. Carlton County dispatch got the call around 3 a.m. from a person driving by the 300 block of Goad Drive,...
November 1, 2015 - 9:21am