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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
November 8, 2016
Fox named ‘Commended Student’
Craig Kotsmith, Carlton High School principal, announces Erika Fox has been named a Commended Student in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship...
November 8, 2016 - 8:44am
October 31, 2016
MaKayla Langenbrunner, daughter of Mark Langenbrunner of Cloquet, and Olivia Rengo, daughter of Todd and Sandy Rengo of Esko, have enrolled at the College of Saint Benedict for the 2016-17 academic year. Classes for fall semester began Monday, Aug. 29. Simpson University announces...
October 31, 2016 - 4:34pm
October 28, 2016
CLOQUET SCHOOL BOARD: Cloquet school construction plans on track
“We are right on schedule for the middle school construction,” Schendel said. Foundation walls have also been completed for most of the new buildings and additions. Schendel said he expects to have all the foundation laid within a month, before the ground gets too cold.
October 28, 2016 - 4:14pm
October 15, 2016
District worries about threats to dual-enrollment classes
In addition, the financial impact could be significant for school districts, because the local high school loses all state-aid dollars attached...
October 15, 2016 - 10:55am
October 14, 2016
Learn to pay for college at your school’s Scholarship Night
Often referred to as Scholarship Nights, these events provide the ideal venue for students and parents alike to identify resources available to pay for college, while at the same time getting questions answered by local experts.
October 14, 2016 - 7:15am
October 9, 2016
Campus gardens produce bountiful harvest … and plenty of learning opportunities
Along with the gardens, the college built a small greenhouse on campus for starting plants from seed each season. The greenhouse project served...
October 9, 2016 - 1:24pm
October 4, 2016
Minnesota State waives college application fees to honor College Knowledge Month
The 30 colleges and seven universities of Minnesota State are all waiving application fees in October for all or part of College Knowledge Month, an annual statewide effort to encourage students to apply to college. “Minnesota State is proud of our commitment to offer all Minnesotans...
October 4, 2016 - 11:43am
September 26, 2016
Workshop to focus on back to school nutrition tips
This the first of six nutrition workshops and there is a $5 fee for each one or $25 if you register for all six. To see the complete list of workshops, go to: www.cloquethospital.com/cmh-happenings.
September 26, 2016 - 4:16am
August 29, 2016
MCCU announces scholarships
Members Cooperative Credit Union (MCCU) announces five recipients of its annual Future Leaders Scholarship program. The scholarships are awarded...
August 29, 2016 - 1:16pm
FDLTCC selected for Department of Education program
Experimental sites such as the Second Chance Pell pilot program allow the Department of Education to test innovative practices in the delivery of Pell Grant dollars and use the resulting evidence to inform improvements in Federal student aid policies.
August 29, 2016 - 12:13pm
August 28, 2016
Renewed scholarship recipients announced
The Floy Gilman Scheidler Scholarship Foundation announces the awarding of 10 renewal scholarships of $2,000 each to past recipients of the scholarship for the 2016-2017 academic year: Korina Borash, Zachary Liupakka and Christaia Houser from Esko High School, Jake Krezowski and...
August 28, 2016 - 4:14pm
August 19, 2016
CLOQUET SCHOOL BOARD: New middle school is on track
Construction of the new Cloquet Middle School is on time and under budget, said Cloquet Schools Superintendent Ken Scarbrough. Heavy rains have caused some delays, but passersby can see the walls and roof of the swimming pool and gymnasium, which seemed to go up very quickly earlier...
August 19, 2016 - 12:37pm
August 6, 2016
State test results mixed for Carlton County
Carlton County schools offered mixed performances on recent Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA) standardized tests given to students this spring. Tests in reading, math and science were given to students across the grade spectrum, with statewide reading and science scores slightly...
August 6, 2016 - 10:24am
July 31, 2016
Carlton schools ask residents for input through phone survey
The Carlton School Board is seeking input from district residents. District residents who receive a telephone call from The Morris Leatherman Company are asked to please take the time to talk to the caller and answer the questions about the school district. Those completing the survey...
July 31, 2016 - 6:19am
July 26, 2016
The following students graduated from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn., in spring 2016: Kimberly E. Newton of Cloquet, Master of Arts degree in leadership in student affairs; Emily R. Rikkola of Cloquet, Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology; Christina M. Skalko of...
July 26, 2016 - 12:56pm