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Council debates park power
UPDATE: Council sets special meeting for city administrator search
Voyageur's Park gets a redo
July Fourth preparations lack only volunteers
Carlton County Court Report: May 3, 2017
Cloquet's Bender signs letter of intent with Bulldogs
Eskomos earn fourth at state
Carlton concludes special season on the diamond
Esko, South Ridge eliminated in section playoffs
'Jacks show purple pride at state track meet
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Nora Elizabeth Doble
Karl Friedrich Loosen
Gregory Allen Dahl
Deacon Terence "Terry" F. Twomey
Stewart "Dugan" James Nephew
Read a print version of the paper -- online!
To the Editor: School district needs to save money
All-Night Grad Party is a huge success
Vote 'no' on Carlton referendum
To the Editor: Input encouraged at public meetings on Line 3 Replacement Project
Three boys on the beach
Wright-Cromwell News June 8 2017
Hitting the sauce
Wright-Cromwell News June 1, 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Ruth and Keith Reeves are always fishing for adventure
It's a summer for the ages at the Encore
Minnesota State Fair announces new foods for 2017
Nothing is impossible if you work toward achieving it
Let kids play with their food? Sure, sometimes!
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
Birth Announcement: Aubrey Anne Nelson
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
May 11, 2017
New mural on display today
That mural, which features art by both Swanson and the students, will be on display for the public from 5-7 p.m. today (Thursday, May 11) in...
May 11, 2017 - 10:58am
April 25, 2017
Contract in question for Esko boys basketball coach
Mike Devney could be out as Esko boys basketball coach after 18 seasons at the school, sources told the News Tribune on Friday. Sources say the...
April 25, 2017 - 3:07pm
April 15, 2017
Wrenshall votes Tuesday
>The vote will take place in the school recreation building from noon to 8 p.m. April 18. Residents have also been voting absentee at the County Auditor's office in the courthouse at 305 Walnut Ave., Carlton, during working hours. The Auditor's office will also be open from 9 a.m....
April 15, 2017 - 8:03am
April 14, 2017
Earth Week activities planned at FDLTCC
On Tuesday, April 18, (Niizho-giizhigad) — Food Systems Dakota author Waziyatawin ("What Does Justice Look Like?" and other titles) will speak at noon in the commons about the industrialization and colonization of food systems. Waziyatawin (formerly Angela Cavender Wilson) is...
April 14, 2017 - 3:17pm
April 11, 2017
Barnum Elementary hosts annual science fair
The eighth annual event was held March 16 and featured over 175 exhibits on display in the Barnum School cafeteria. "You could feel the excitement and energy as individuals proudly demonstrated what they discovered about their chosen science topic," said Paula Baier, fourth-grade...
April 11, 2017 - 11:46am
April 9, 2017
Students win first place for Economics Challenge
>Prosen gave an example of a relatively easy question that has been used on past tests: The three main tools of monetary policy are: • Government...
April 9, 2017 - 2:19pm
March 24, 2017
Educators create Special District for special education
"There's a real need for more Setting IV classes, and there is a financial benefit for setting up such a Joint Powers Agreement as well," Scarbrough added. Participating districts include all Carlton County districts as well as Proctor, Hermantown, Willow River, McGregor and the...
March 24, 2017 - 6:27am
March 13, 2017
Wrenshall will vote on $12.5 million school facilities plan
When consolidation talks with neighboring Carlton School District ended in April, the Wrenshall School Board kept on making plans ... just without...
March 13, 2017 - 1:20pm
Esko resident wins international teaching award
Lake Superior College art faculty member Victoria Hutson of Esko was recognized as the 2017 Outstanding eLearning Faculty at the annual Instructional...
March 13, 2017 - 1:09pm
March 9, 2017
Carlton County, school district, unravel land issue
It wasn't until the Carlton School District started examining its school facility options that the district discovered it doesn't officially own the 40-acre school forest adjacent to South Terrace Elementary School.
March 9, 2017 - 2:18pm
March 4, 2017
CLOQUET SCHOOL BOARD: Board debates deficit spending
Finance Director Candace Nelis informed the board that it looked like the Cloquet School District is likely going to spend $700,000 more than it will take in this year, up from an estimate of $500,000 in deficit spending noted in June.
March 4, 2017 - 8:20am
March 3, 2017
Graduation rates bring good news for Cloquet, Carlton County
Graduation figures for Carlton County high schools range from 97.87 percent in Esko, which traditionally leads most Carlton County measurements, to 92.31 percent in Wrenshall and Carlton's adjusted rate of 92 percent. But in Cloquet, the celebration over the success of American Indian...
March 3, 2017 - 3:34pm
March 2, 2017
Scholarships available for home-schooled seniors
Cloquet and Esko home-schooled high school seniors, you may apply for a $1,000 scholarship from the Cloquet VFW toward an advanced degree to be awarded after completion of the first semester and based on a minimum GPA of 2.0.
March 2, 2017 - 4:59pm
February 28, 2017
Local 'mathletes' win big at regions, aim for state
Top "mathletes" from the Northland faced off at the regional MathCounts competition and a number of Carlton County students emerged victorious...
February 28, 2017 - 12:01pm
Wrenshall YES! Team receives grant for local climate change mitigation project
It is an exciting time for Wrenshall YES! Team who received a $1,000 grant from the Youth Energy Summit (YES!) Program and The McKnight Foundation...
February 28, 2017 - 7:58am