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Construction begins on Cloquet Avenue
Planning Commission, citizens debate plans for apartments in former school
Council, residents debate future of animal control
Minnesota Highway 210 reduced to single lane
Minnesota Highway 23 reopens
Trail marathon offers muddy challenge
Cloquet Rotary hosts colorful fundraiser
Rodd's Ramblings: The joys of coaching
Cross-country cyclists ride through Carlton County
Sawdust 5K adds 'Jimmer' event; 1-Miler renamed
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Sharon "Kay" Pajuoja
Mary M. Swanson
Lucille A. Johanson
Richard R. Casey
Markusen: When a newly paved road is a gift
Slices of Life: The lost decade
Letter: Berg announces candidacy
Letter: Thanks for a great July 4
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Birds taking small steps into spring
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
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
Larry & Susan Sell
Warren (Andy) & Sandra (Sandy)
Mrs. Peggy Lavick
Tom & Monica Martin
Trail marathon offers muddy challenge
Topwater, underwater drones have come to fishing
Cloquet duo sets fishing tourney record
Cold water can be a killer: DNR urges opening-day anglers to be prepared
February 24, 2018
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
February 3, 2018
Learn beekeeping basics at one-day workshop
Jessica Helgen and Jenny Warner of the University of Minnesota Bee Squad will present information about gentle beekeeping, queen biology, overwintering and understanding the impact of cultured hives on native bees. Pam Herou of the Xerces Society will present on native bees' biology,...
February 3, 2018 - 6:10am
January 9, 2018
CHS students' research papers recognized
Wells was one of 10 top Minnesota high school researchers selected for the Minnesota High School STEM Communicator Award. Wells' paper is titled "Quack Quack, What's in my Water? What effect does the concentration of salicylic acid (aspirin) have on the growth of lemna minor (duckweed)...
January 9, 2018 - 3:59pm
January 8, 2018
CHS students earn science fair honors
Cloquet High School sophomore Claire Taubman and her project, "Daphnia magna ingestion of microplastics (avoidance vs. consumption)," as well...
January 8, 2018 - 3:38pm
CMS students' projects earn national accolades
Mya Fairbanks and Pery Affias and their project, "What Effect do Salinity Levels have on Romaine Lettuce Growth using Hydroponics," was the only...
January 8, 2018 - 3:02pm
Physical fitness study involves 2 local schools
>Moose Lake Elementary School and Winterquist Elementary in Esko participated in the evaluation and are featured in the report.
January 8, 2018 - 9:43am
December 6, 2017
Esko teacher named ‘Health Teacher of the Year’
This class also introduces students to new activities such as kayaking, rafting and hot yoga.
December 6, 2017 - 6:00am
December 4, 2017
School district finances better than predicted
After predicting a budget shortfall for fiscal year 2017 of $636,294, the actual budget deficit for the district's unassigned general fund balance was only $20,661, a difference of more than $615,000 to the good.
December 4, 2017 - 2:14pm
Esko music program ramps up activity
The band and choir programs are now working on preparations for the statewide competitions in the spring. Students are practicing individual and group pieces and incorporating new ideas they learned in these recent events into their work for their future performances.
December 4, 2017 - 6:56am
November 22, 2017
Students participate in Honor Band Festival
Students also enjoyed attending master classes presented by the UWS music faculty. The event culminated in an evening concert with performances...
November 22, 2017 - 10:47am
November 21, 2017
Moose Lake school dubbed 'Seizure Smart'
Seizure Smart Schools brings students, teachers, school nurses, staff and families together to foster understanding of epilepsy in schools and...
November 21, 2017 - 1:54pm
November 18, 2017
Board debates academic standards for sports, activities
"When a kid fails a class, that in itself is a consequence. They have to make up that class over another nine weeks or a summer school, or night school," he said. "Second, kids who stay involved instead of getting kicked off the team are many times more likely to stay in school, make...
November 18, 2017 - 2:44pm