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Peterson gets a presidential invite
Carlton County Court Report: January 10, 2017
County commits funds to tackle blight
Everything is better in blue jeans, even fundraising
UPDATED: Body found in wooded area of Cloquet identified, no foul play suspected
Wilderness edge closer to top
CEC crowns five conference wrestling champs
Rebel girls end great season with loss to Bluejackets
Nordic: Maijala takes second at state Nordic meet, Ripp takes 11th
CEC girls hockey team falls in first round of playoffs
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Betty Eileen Sandberg
DAVID EDWIN KOECHER
LEWIS ROBERT KLEJESKI
DARLENE FAYE (SCHMITZ) SHORT
BETTY ANN (LECKINGTON) LEHNER
EDUCATION CORNER: Thank a school board member today
OP_ED: Please consider impact of landfill requests on neighbors, city residents
LETTER: Ms. Christmas has another successful year
OP-ED: My teachers cared, and I can't thank them enough
OP-ED: We are all (mostly) immigrants
SLICES OF LIFE: It is hard
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 16, 2017)
SLICES: The stalking of the secret shopper
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fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo'
OUR NEIGHBORS: Juntunen looks back on 40 years with Esko Fire
It's a mad, mad tea party
CMH birthing suites receive high marks
Pet of the Week
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Kallyn Joy Hjelle
Military Mail: Private Treavor Lowther
Birth Announcement: Vincent Robert Shymanski
Birth Announcement: Nicholas Alan Skoglund
Birth Announcement: Aria Jean Larson
caring and sharing
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
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
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
July 25, 2016
The Minnesota State Horticultural Society’s 8th District awarded eight students with scholarships at their annual spring meeting May 7 at the Grand Ely Lodge in Ely. The purpose of the 8th District Scholarship Program is to give recognition to students who have exhibited an interest...
July 25, 2016 - 11:58am
July 18, 2016
School board sets election filing dates
Anyone considering running for one of three spots on the Cloquet School Board might want to form an exploratory committee soon, or simply make up his or her mind. Cloquet School Board members approved the election notice at the regular Monday meeting, announcing that the filing period...
July 18, 2016 - 7:49am
July 11, 2016
Cloquet High School 4th Quarter Honor Rolls
“A” HONOR ROLL Grade 9 — Keagen Anderson, Ryan Badger, Hannah Baker, Elijah Benson, MacKenzie Brummer, Abbey Collins, Alexandra Cooke, Olivia Diver, Harlan Foster, Logan Gallup, Brady Hall, Julia Hill, Abby Johnson, Cassandra Johnson, Vanna Kelley, Luke Lamirande, Jared Leslie,...
July 11, 2016 - 3:33pm
July 9, 2016
Peterson receives Floy Gilman memorial scholarship
The Floy Gilman Scheidler Foundation announces the awarding of a new $2,000 scholarships for 2016-2017 to Marc Peterson, a 2014 graduate of Esko High School who is currently studying at the College of St. Scholastica. The late sisters Floy Dickison, former Esko High School English...
July 9, 2016 - 3:38pm
June 28, 2016
Olivia Renee Johnson of Esko graduated with honors from North Dakota State University in Fargo, N.D., in spring 2016. Johnson earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. Students graduating with honors earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Olivia Warpula of Kettle River...
June 28, 2016 - 12:03pm
June 22, 2016
Alworth Scholarships distributed
Carlton County students receiving the Alworth Scholarship include Mckenzie Kelley, Aleesha Slattengren, Kassidy Steen and Jessica Stone, all of Cloquet; Jennifer Koenig of Cromwell-Wright; and Theodore Carlson Webster and Trenton Menor, both of Esko.
June 22, 2016 - 7:42am
June 21, 2016
Cloquet students earn recognition at Monarch Insect Fair
Brenna Mattson, Cloquet seventh-grader and her project titled “Happy Hermit Crab: what effect do olfactory cues(smells) have on hermit crab...
June 21, 2016 - 10:32am
June 18, 2016
LSC offers free tuition for graduating high school seniors starting fall semester
Lake Superior College offers 84 programs that qualify for the Occupational Grant Pilot Program. In order for a student to participate in the program, the student must start an occupational program during Lake Superior College’s 2016 fall term, which begins Aug. 22.
June 18, 2016 - 9:00am
June 17, 2016
A year-round college-planning calendar for parents, students
Summer is a time for fun, but it's also a good time to research potential schools and scholarship programs and even take a quick campus tour. The U.S. Department of Education's scholarship site (https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/grants-scholarships/finding-scholarships) offers basic...
June 17, 2016 - 2:41pm
June 12, 2016
Carlton students conduct research at Thomson Reservoir
The advanced chemistry students also analyzed historic data collected from the sediment at the bottom of the reservoir for those same chemicals...
June 12, 2016 - 7:04am
May 31, 2016
Montano receives CMH scholarship
Tamara Montano, a student at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College, has been named the 2016 recipient of the Community Memorial Hospital Scholarship....
May 31, 2016 - 10:49am
May 30, 2016
Cloquet science students advance to national competition
Students are selected to submit their water research paper by the Northeast Minnesota Regional Science Fair held at UMD in February. The Cloquet...
May 30, 2016 - 12:54pm
May 28, 2016
Wrenshall speech students perform at state, advance one to nationals
At the recent state speech tournament, the team ended up tying for an overall 10th place finish. Individually, team member Delaney Belcastro...
May 28, 2016 - 1:36pm