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2016 Carlton Daze Schedule of Events
Carlton County Court Report: July 6, 2016
Man arrested in Cloquet shootings
Esko VFW struggles with baseball balancing act
GAMES PEOPLE PLAY: Younger folks in Carlton County and across the globe are Pokémon-GO crazy for new game
Southern Carlton County team grows through summer softball
Runners race through the woods and hills to Carlton
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
DONALD E. BENRUD
ORVILLE 'PETE' FRANCES JUBIE
EDITH ESTHER AUGUSTA LUND NELSON
JOHN WALTER LUND
RAY A. MILLER
Flood response is impressive, but we need to keep planning for the next one
To the Editor:Wright house story well written
To the Editor:Cloquet police officers doing excellent work
FROM THE INTERN: The many benefits of books
LETTER: Thanks for Buddy Poppy Days support
Notes From the Small Pond: Karaoke
Wright-Cromwell News: July 21 2016
Slices of Life; On the go
Wright – Cromwell News: July 14 2016
Wright – Cromwell News July 14, 2016
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Enjoy ‘The Martian’ with fellow readers of all ages
Homeschool swing dance party draws a crowd
Croquet comes to Cloquet, for fun and for fundraising
Flooding doesn’t stop crowds for Agate Days
Runners get their color on
arts and entertainment
Fond du Lac Veterans Powwow recognizes more veterans than ever before
Birth Announcement: Anthony Allen Moose Jr.
Birth Announcement; Abel Ray Diver
Birth Announcement: Conor David Whelan
Birth Announcement: Amelia Jean Westerberg
caring and sharing
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
The Kettle gets a check-up
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Pure stock, pure joy
Local youth learn about ATV safety
July 23, 2016
CLOQUET CITY COUNCIL: Councilors talk trash
Wouldn't it would be nice if residents set their trash out on the curb and it magically disappeared? The reality is it needs to go somewhere....
July 23, 2016 - 1:53pm
July 21, 2016
Property tax refund filers should ahead of August deadline for 2014
“Eligible homeowners and renters can benefit from the property tax refunds that Minnesota offers,” said Revenue Commissioner Cynthia Bauerly. “We want to make sure all taxpayers who are eligible take the opportunity to claim their refunds.”
July 21, 2016 - 5:20am
July 16, 2016
COUNTY BOARD: Need for water grows for Olsonville, Schmitz Road
Carlton County has an industrial park with no water, Olsonville residents and businesses need a more reliable water source, and residents along Schmitz Road are dealing with high levels of arsenic in their well water. To resolve all of the above issues, local officials have been...
July 16, 2016 - 10:59am
July 15, 2016
Highway 33 project begins in Cloquet
Work on Highway 33 in Cloquet began Monday, July 11. The project affects both the north and southbound traffic on Highway 33 from the north end of the bridge over the St. Louis River to just north of Stark Road. Motorists can expect daytime lane closures on weekdays through Aug. 19...
July 15, 2016 - 11:05am
July 14, 2016
Flooding in Moose Lake area results in sewage release to lake, river
On Tuesday night, after heavy rains and flooding in the area, the Moose Lake wastewater treatment plant began discharging untreated sewage into Moosehead Lake and Moose Horn River. Sewage was still being discharged as of Wednesday evening, according to the Minnesota Pollution Control...
July 14, 2016 - 9:43am
July 12, 2016
County officials reach out to flood victims
The following press release was issued by Carlton County on Tuesday: Due to the amount of rain within a short period of time in Carlton County on Sunday and Monday, July 11-12, some area flooding has occurred. Much of the flooding has dissipated, however, there may still be roads...
July 12, 2016 - 8:36pm
July 11, 2016
City passes audit with flying colors, again
Klassen has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the past seven or eight years. The award comes from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada and is the highest form of recognition in the area...
July 11, 2016 - 1:20pm
July 7, 2016
Election judges needed in Cloquet
“These are important jobs for our community and we hope our residents will pitch in to help during the elections,” Fritsinger said. For more information or to view online application materials, visit www.ci.cloquet.mn.us, “Elections & Voting” page, or call 218-879-3347. ...
July 7, 2016 - 10:10am
July 5, 2016
New middle school site takes shape
On Tuesday, members of the Cloquet School Board gathered in a Kraus-Anderson trailer for a brief construction update meeting before touring the...
July 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
July 4, 2016
Board approves next year’s operating budget
The board also voted to begin the process of accepting bids to replace Roof 21 at Cloquet High School, which is over the industrial arts area and the two small gymnasiums. The total cost of that project could run to $400,000.
July 4, 2016 - 7:51am
June 26, 2016
Chasse elected VFW District 8 Commander
Serving Veterans alongside Chasse is the 8th District Auxiliary President Jean Scholar from VFW Post 8144 in Hoyt Lakes, Minn. Jean has been...
June 26, 2016 - 11:25am
June 24, 2016
City looks into treatment of water for manganese
Progressive Consulting Engineers have presented a proposal to conduct a bench test, or practice run, using mobile miniature plants before the city puts the time, energy and money into building treatment plants to take the manganese out of wells 8 and 11. The cost of the pilot plant...
June 24, 2016 - 12:42pm
June 20, 2016
Minnesota approves historic tax cut for veterans
"Minnesota has made a historic leap forward this past legislative session in making veterans retirement benefits tax-exempt," said Dettmer. "We will now join at least 12 other states who don’t tax any portion of military retirement benefits.
June 20, 2016 - 11:28am
Carlton County contracts new coroner to replace Dr. Uncini
Strobl and the staff at Anoka will provide medical examiner services from July 12 to Dec. 31, 2016, and then the agreement will automatically renew for two years from Jan. 1, 2017, to Dec. 31, 2018, unless it is terminated.
June 20, 2016 - 9:07am
June 19, 2016
Board haggles on construction communication issues
“I have a few concerns,” Board Chairman Duane Buytaert said during the discussion. Buytaert wanted faster notification when a change order is needed, rather than waiting until the next time the board meets. He suggested an email be sent out to let board members know what changes...
June 19, 2016 - 10:09am