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World War I program planned at CCHS
Carlton County Court Report: September 6, 2017
Pet of the Week
Benefit planned Saturday for teen paralyzed in traumatic car accident
WRENSHALL ISD 100 SCHOOL BOARD COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE MEETING MINUTES SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
Cloquet teams sweep conference meet, aim for sections
CEC tennis finishes season in playoffs
Lumberjacks advance after thrilling shootout win
Scoreboard - October 19, 2017 edition
Ripp runs 'his race' to huge win at Swain
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Donald George Belden
Henry "Hank" Joseph Tillman Sr.
Grace Darlene Caffey
Linda Louise Levar Powers
James Ronald Smith
To the Editor: Mayor, councilors failed to lead ... again
Guest Commentary: Parting thoughts on high school sports
To the Editor: Enough is enough!
Guest Commentary: The importance of high school coaches
September ritual: Turning crabapples into jelly
Wright-Cromwell News: Oct. 11 2017
Slices of Life: Storing the boat
WRIGHT-CROMWELL NEWS: Oct. 5 2017
Slices of Life: Home delivery is a mixed bag
Finn News: Fall time is Finnish time for celebrations!
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
Duluth-based crime writer at library Tuesday
County Seat Theater remakes 'Blithe Spirit'
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Charlee Rosemary Eastvold,
Birth Announcement: Ellin James St. John
Birth Announcement: Kenna Marie Reimer
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
Birth Announcement: Aubrey Anne Nelson
Autumn shows off her colors
Northland Nature: Red meadowhawks continue fall flights
Annual River Run races promote fitness and fun ... and the scenery is pretty good too
The grasshoppers and locusts are all around us now
Good waterfowl opener expected this weekend
October 18, 2017
Cloquet Council gives interim police chief the job, bypasses normal hiring process
In a surprise move, Mayor Dave Hallback and the Cloquet City Council voted 4-3 Tuesday to remove the “interim” part of the title and appoint...
October 18, 2017 - 4:14pm
October 17, 2017
Cloquet City Council to discuss hiring for police chief tonight
Cloquet City Councilors will discuss how to proceed with hiring a new police chief during tonight’s public work session, set for 5:30 p.m. (Tuesday, Oct. 17) at Cloquet City Hall. The city has had an interim police chief since March. Although they can watch, citizens are rarely...
October 17, 2017 - 1:07pm
October 15, 2017
Discussion continues over 'mature content' of fall musical
Continued concern over the content of the Cloquet High School fall musical "Legally Blonde" was the dominating issue of the night's meeting, enough so that the board elected to have it brought to the beginning of the meeting.
October 15, 2017 - 2:39pm
October 8, 2017
Four DFL governor candidates make pitch in Cloquet
"Health care is a human right," she said. "It is time for us now to build the infrastructure behind that." Otto and Liebling also support single-payer...
October 8, 2017 - 12:47pm
October 3, 2017
Cloquet City Council denies changes to landfill permit
Cloquet city councilors voted unanimously Tuesday to deny requested permit changes for the industrial landfill in town, despite the threat of...
October 3, 2017 - 10:23pm
October 2, 2017
CLOQUET CITY COUNCIL: Landfill vote set for Tuesday, Oct. 3
SKB Environmental Cloquet landfill made its original request for two CUP changes — longer hours and unlimited paper sludge content — almost 10 months ago.
October 2, 2017 - 4:28pm
September 30, 2017
Preliminary tax levy numbers are in
Local cities, schools and other governmental bodies are required to set their preliminary budgets and maximum tax levies — revenue collected from property taxes — by the end of September. Mission accomplished.
September 30, 2017 - 10:05am
September 23, 2017
Learn more about the DFL candidates for governor
State Representative Mike Sundin will moderate the forum. Announced DFL candidates include Chris Coleman, Paul Thissen, Erin Murphy, Rebecca Otto, Tina Liebling and Tim Walz.
September 23, 2017 - 7:52am
September 15, 2017
County Board: No news is good news?
There was a short discussion about the jail study after a commissioner inquired how it was progressing.
September 15, 2017 - 3:12pm
Landfill vote delayed again
>Specifically, the industrial landfill is requesting longer hours, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week, and removal of the 20 percent cap...
September 15, 2017 - 2:52pm
August 12, 2017
Landfill, council talk legal issues
Citing several legal cases in his letter, Drysdale alleged that the city ordinance discriminates against the landfill and is "the result of naked public agitation and pressure, which is an unlawful basis to restrict a valid land use." It also could interfere with the "free flow of...
August 12, 2017 - 8:38am
August 1, 2017
County residents, officials debate ATVs on county roads
"Two towns are incredible: Moose Lake and Sturgeon Lake are very ATV friendly," said Sloan. "While we do have some trails, the counties around us are unrestricted and would like to see us be the same."
August 1, 2017 - 11:34am
July 22, 2017
Council talks tribal relations, pickleball and PLAs
>"We don't want to walk with blinders anymore," said Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Chairman Kevin DuPuis. "We want to take the blinders off and look at everything that's out there. And most definitely have good neighbors, because it allows everyone to work as a collective."...
July 22, 2017 - 9:26am
July 17, 2017
City takes skate park to bid, approves patio seating
>Engineer estimates for the skatepark and surrounding park improvements exceed $300,000, but the final dollar number won't be known until the...
July 17, 2017 - 6:49am
July 15, 2017
Deputies will get new laptops in their vehicles
The department had been buying laptops either with grant money or refurbished/discounted laptops that were four to five years old at the time of purchase. The $4,000 law enforcement laptops are more expensive than a typical consumer laptop because they have to be mounted and stay...
July 15, 2017 - 10:57am