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Tribal councilor won't face theft charges, petition dismissed
USG Cloquet plant fined for air violations
SCHOOL BOARD: Paraprofessionals want health care benefits; district considers budget cuts
NEWS BRIEFS (March 8, 2018)
Police complaint prompts closed meeting
Prep boys basketball: Esko wins title, hands Devney 500th victory
Boys basketball: 'Jacks fall in 7AAA final
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko focuses on final
PLAYOFF ROUNDUP: Wrens still standing in 7A
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko, Cloquet advance to semifinals
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Helen Marie Korpela
Dawn Marie Northrup
Yrjo "Charlie" Gronquist
Borgny Calverley Agurkis
Deborah Lee Peterson Johnson
GUEST COMMENTARY: County attorney's actions a 'black eye' on county
Wright-Cromwell News (March 15, 2018)
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GUEST COMMENTARY: Are truth and freedom getting flushed away?
SLICES OF LIFE: Happiness constantly evolves
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
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
August 6, 2017
Excitement builds for new middle school
The pool (set to be filled with water Aug. 7) has several family changing rooms in addition to the boys and girls locker rooms. The cafeteria...
August 6, 2017 - 1:48pm
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