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Budget reductions continue
1918 Fire story: A letter after the fire
1918 Fire stories: Fire rains death, devastation on southern Carlton County
Carlton County Court: April 10-16
No 'hostile takeover' in Moose Lake
Not just for girls
First archer in Cromwell-Wright history qualifies for nationals
Spring sports buried
Kuhlman signs with NHL
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Carol Ann Gohl
Barry L. Grover
Dennis D. Anderson
Agnes Helen Pernat
Must troopers wear safety vests?
LETTER: Let's do our part to celebrate Earth Day
Hamilton: Want to help the world? Resolve conflicts
LETTER: Cloquet's 'big changes' -- What a joke!
Slices of Life: Liquid gold brings clarity
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
SLICES OF LIFE: Winning the lottery
Slices of Life: Try kindness --EMDASH-- it's free
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
Tom & Monica Martin
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
Birth Announcement: William Ellis Schulz
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
April 21, 2018
Budget reductions continue
The Cloquet School Board members are continuing to work on reducing the 2018-19 budget. Five teachers are retiring or resigning. The board is recommending eliminating three of the full-time teaching positions. A third-grade teaching position will be eliminated due to lower class...
15 hours 19 min ago
April 13, 2018
Esko DI teams qualify for state
Three Destination Imagination teams from Esko Public Schools have qualified for the Affiliate (state) Tournament on Saturday, April 14, in Champlin,...
April 13, 2018 - 6:01pm
Local schools reducing waste
>Queen of Peace Elementary, Washington Elementary and Cloquet Middle School are doing their part to help lessen waste going to the landfill by collecting organics. If the other two schools in Cloquet participated in collecting organics and food waste, that would add up to 20 tons...
April 13, 2018 - 4:58pm
March 25, 2018
Fun with science
"The fair is to promote knowledge of the scientific method scientists use to test experiments," fourth-grade teacher Paula Baier said. "It's...
March 25, 2018 - 11:25am
March 24, 2018
Armed with answers
"I understand the reaction to want to arm teachers, as we want to protect our students and staff," Cloquet Superintendent Ken Scarbrough said....
March 24, 2018 - 3:37am
March 15, 2018
SCHOOL BOARD: Paraprofessionals want health care benefits; district considers budget cuts
Close to 20 paraprofessionals attended the Cloquet School Board meeting Monday, March 12. Judy Nelson, a 19-year paraprofessional for Cloquet, addressed the school board regarding the union's ongoing contract negotiations with the district.
March 15, 2018 - 3:56pm
March 8, 2018
It's time for Kindergarten roundup in Cloquet!
It's time for kindergarten roundup! If your child will be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2018, it's time to register for kindergarten. Registration is Tuesday, March 13 at Churchill Elementary School from 8:45-10:20 a.m. or 12:45 to 2 p.m. Registration is Thursday, March 15 at...
March 8, 2018 - 10:21pm
March 4, 2018
CLOQUET SCHOOL BOARD: Revised budget brings mixed news
While results of a new budget report were mostly positive, the Cloquet School District is still looking at a budget deficit for 2017-18. The Cloquet School Board approved a revised 2017-18 budget Monday, Feb. 26, showing a $737,909 deficit for the year. On a positive note, that number...
March 4, 2018 - 8:37am
March 2, 2018
Cloquet Senior High School Honor Roll, Second Quarter
A honor roll
March 2, 2018 - 4:48pm
February 26, 2018
FDLTCC president to retire; interim named
The Board of Trustees of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities has named Stephanie Hammitt to serve as interim president of Fond du Lac Tribal...
February 26, 2018 - 8:54am
February 24, 2018
Carlton schools looking for talented listeners
In the months since the Carlton School District building referendum failed, it seems the divide between those who voted for the $22 million-$27 million building referendum and those who voted against it isn't getting any smaller. To try to bridge that gap, the School District is looking...
February 24, 2018 - 11:56am
College takes action to 'let the sunshine in'
Whether it was the 10,000 lumens of light blasting their winter-weary bodies or simply the company, the SunSpot bus was a happy place to be...
February 24, 2018 - 10:51am
February 22, 2018
Northeast Minn. school district cancels class following threats on Snapchat
HILL CITY, Minn. -- A northeast Minn. school district closed school on Thursday, Feb. 22, in response to a threat against the school made on...
February 22, 2018 - 3:26pm
February 21, 2018
Cloquet alternative school gets statewide award
“We have had other schools in other districts ask to see our school and how this all works and we have been invited to other schools to share the circle experience.” Hyde said, noting that the school was nominated by the principal of the alternative school in Hinckley for the...
February 21, 2018 - 6:02am
February 19, 2018
Cloquet inks deal with new superintendent, takes steps to bond for roof repair
Cloquet School Board members voted unanimously to approve a contract with Cary, who is currently director of curriculum and instruction for Duluth Public Schools. Board Chair Ted Lammi said there was a lot of "back and forth negotiations" with Cary, and the final contract was a compromise....
February 19, 2018 - 12:22pm