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Council talks tribal relations, pickleball and PLAs
Drivers reminded to use caution on newly chip-sealed roads
Lifeguards rescue child at The Beach
Kitten hitchhikes from Silver Bay to Carlton
Barnum home damaged by fire
Numbers high, spirits higher for Cloquet VFW
Sundbom rallies, wins second Cloquet Invitational via playoff
Softball teams swarm Braun Park for state tournament
Esko is improving, with an eye toward playoffs
Sawdust winners finish in record time
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Michael "Mick" "Bonzo" LaPrairie
Richard Bruce Bonneville
Allen Andrew Peterson
Darlene Kay Tanski (Nachtmann)
To the Editor: There is more than one consolidation option for Carlton
To the Editor: Golf outing supports CEC boys hockey
To the Editor: We need to thank the women
To the Editor: Let's work on better educational solutions for Carlton students
To the Editor: We have skin in the game
The Catbird Seat: A race against time
Wright-Cromwell News July 13 2017
Slices of Life: Club or pole?
Wright-Cromwell News July 6 2017
Finland 100 events just keep coming
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Farm LoLa opens for pick-your-own raspberries
Original library desk returns to Cloquet museum
Run ‘COLErfully’ Saturday at Pine Valley
Rock lovers ‘stampede’ in Moose Lake
‘The Northeast Timberland Band’ performs tonight at FDLTCC
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
caring and sharing
Run through clouds of color
Wild carrot is sometimes mistaken for poison hemlock
The pitcher plant is actually a catcher
Learn the basics of fishing Saturday at Jay Cooke State Park
May 13, 2017
County welcomes new engineer, removal of blighted building
The lodge will be demolished as part of a Neighborhood Revitalization Program in early summer, according to Christenson, who explained that blighted property such as the former Moose Lodge lowers the property values of surrounding properties.
May 13, 2017 - 7:02am
May 6, 2017
Council meeting draws union support
Cloquet City Council Chambers were packed with union members Tuesday, first for a vote on requiring Project Labor Agreements on any project over...
May 6, 2017 - 9:58am
May 1, 2017
County hears back on one utility tax lawsuit
MERC is just one of a number of utility companies in Minnesota that appealed their land valuations, including Enbridge Energy, which has several pipelines running through Carlton County. So county officials know more, but they don't really have any answers yet, noted Carlton County...
May 1, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 22, 2017
Debate follows prayer vigil
Others talked about the need for change at the police department, highlighted in a 2014 study commissioned by the city. Jenny Haberle said it...
April 22, 2017 - 12:08pm
April 7, 2017
Residents challenge police chief suspension, interim chief choice
Cloquet resident John Sanders questioned the council and mayor's choice of Palmer over the two police department commanders who serve immediately...
April 7, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 1, 2017
Road improvements coming to Moose Lake
Roundabouts show a 89 percent decrease in fatal crashes, a 74 percent decrease in life-altering injury crashes and a 39 percent decrease in all crashes, according to the MnDOT website. The roundabout will help improve traffic flow with less delay with the increased traffic expected...
April 1, 2017 - 10:40am
March 26, 2017
Liquor ordinance amendment passes, Taco Bell approved
According to Director of Public Works Caleb Peterson, the final cost of construction was $935,623, with the proposed assessment totaling $201,015.
March 26, 2017 - 9:16am
March 17, 2017
Cloquet police chief placed on leave
Cloquet Police Chief Steve Stracek was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday night during an emergency meeting of the Cloquet City Council, pending results of an investigation. The vote came after Mayor Dave Hallback and councilors closed the emergency meeting, citing state...
March 17, 2017 - 5:14pm
February 27, 2017
New options for river that dumps red clay into Lake Superior
Every spring as the snow melts, every summer after heavy rains, the Nemadji River spews red clay and other muck into Lake Superior. In fact,...
February 27, 2017 - 8:00am
February 26, 2017
CLOQUET: STATE OF THE CITY 2017
After my first two years as your Mayor it is my honor to provide you with the 2017 State of the City report. To begin, I would like to acknowledge...
February 26, 2017 - 6:14pm
February 24, 2017
Changes are coming to the city of Cloquet
At Tuesday night's regular City Council meeting, Cloquet City Administrator Brian Fritsinger announced that he is resigning from the position...
February 24, 2017 - 2:20pm
February 20, 2017
Peterson gets a presidential invite
Local historian Joe Peterson got a large white envelope in late December. Inside he found an embossed invitation to President Donald Trump's...
February 20, 2017 - 9:56am
County commits funds to tackle blight
Commissioners unanimously endorsed a ground-breaking Neighborhood Revitalization Program at Tuesday's meeting of the Carlton County Board. The program will provide much-needed funding to upgrade vacant and substandard buildings in the county's neighborhoods and business districts....
February 20, 2017 - 7:27am
February 14, 2017
Trump’s top national security adviser resigning
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned late on Monday under scrutiny over whether he discussed the possibility of lifting U.S. sanctions on Russia before Trump took office. Flynn submitted his resignation hours after Trump said through...
February 14, 2017 - 9:47am
February 10, 2017
Landfill vote delayed, Ed's Bakery to get a facelift (uncut)
All three audience members at the Cloquet City Council meeting Tuesday were there for a vote — on requests for increased hours and paper sludge at the industrial landfill near Hilltop Park — that was postponed at the request of the landfill owner.
February 10, 2017 - 4:47pm