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Distracted driving is a choice, choose wisely
Franken, constituents talk high drug costs
Rummage sale to benefit humane society
FOA seeks funds to help offset construction costs at new shelter
Carlton County Court Report: March 11-12, 2017
Young Rebels team making strides
Wilderness win decisively in Game Five, play Aberdeen in Cloquet this weekend
Experienced Eskomos begin with balance
Scoreboard - April 27 edition
Northland snowboarders finish on top in regional, national competitions
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
BETTY CHRISTINA BRUMMER
CYNTHIA G. 'SIS' OLSON
ELAINE HELEN GUTZ
FRANK BLAINE THOMPSON
PATRICIA ANN SCHMITZ
LETTERS: Problems between police union and administration nothing new
LETTER: Get involved, ask your councilors for answers
LETTERS: Police criticism is undeserved, incorrect
LETTER: The Labor Day Celebration baton has been passed
Notes from the small pond: King-Kong Dad
Wright Cromwell News: April 20 2017
Slices of Life: Where is your toaster?
Slices of Life: Grilling revisited
Wright-Cromwell News: April 13 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Dancing with Dad
Find out why local chicks are better
No yolk, annual egg hunt is lots of fun
Churches sponsor ‘Walk for Water’ awareness fundraiser April 30
Cloquet High School announces Business Student of the Month
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
Northland couple offer a helping hand for ducks
Part II: Two important Minnesota natives call Kettle River home
Part 1: The Kettle River watershed is scenic, wild and unique
NORTHLAND NATURE: Pine siskins join other finches at the feeder
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
Franken, constituents talk high drug costs
Stories about people cutting pills in half or not taking medication, or choosing between medication and food, were referenced several times over...
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January 6, 2017
FDLTCC, drug court, partner on ‘Life Beyond Addiction’ program
“Managing stress is vital for people in recovery to reduce the recidivism rates through getting to the source of challenging issues,” said Greta Winter-Jarvinen, LADC, and Chemical Dependency adjunct faculty at FDLTCC. “Our program addresses negative self-definition, values...
January 6, 2017 - 3:46pm
December 26, 2016
Practical Money Skills: Prepare for Medicare Part A and B price changes in 2017
Social Security benefits, Medicare Part B premiums and Part A and B deductibles and coinsurance will increase in 2017. Whether you're held harmless or not, take steps to understand which changes could affect you and alter your budget accordingly.
December 26, 2016 - 3:48pm
December 23, 2016
Attorney General Swanson sues prescription drug companies over generic drug price-fixing scheme
Swanson noted that one in 10 Americans is prescribed medicines they can’t afford.
December 23, 2016 - 4:52pm
November 18, 2016
Winter has arrived ... latest forecast shows Carlton County getting 6-12 inches of snow
Northlanders, stay home if you can and enjoy the season's first snowstorm from inside or on foot, as slippery conditions are causing multiple...
November 18, 2016 - 2:19pm
October 6, 2016
Eighth Annual Suicide Awareness Memorial Walk is Oct. 8
This is not a fundraiser; however, participants may want to wear something with the name/picture of the person they are honoring (not required). In addition, participants will have the opportunity to tie a ribbon to the banner that will be carried on the walk in memory of the person...
October 6, 2016 - 12:03pm
September 30, 2016
Community invited to drug forum in Cloquet on Monday
A free meal will be provided at 5 p.m. (that will include sharing of personal success stories). At 6 p.m. Richard Colsen will present on the “History of heroin and opioids: How did we get here?” From 6:45 to 7 p.m., Laura Palombi and Amy LaRue will present on the history and overview...
September 30, 2016 - 7:04am
September 24, 2016
Carlton schools ask voters to renew operating levy in November
“I want to make sure people understand the operating levy, and I also want to make sure people vote,” she said. “It’s great if they support it, but it doesn’t help if they don’t vote.”
September 24, 2016 - 5:04pm
September 23, 2016
Collectibles sale for MUSEUM DAY LIVE! at Carlton County Historical Society
The Carlton County Historical Society will open its doors free of charge on Saturday, September 24, 2016 as part of the Smithsonian magazine's...
September 23, 2016 - 8:01pm
September 16, 2016
Moose Lake to hold community forum on opioid and heroin abuse
Heroin and prescription pill abuse have touched many people’s lives in communities throughout Carlton County, including Moose Lake. Out of concern for how opioid and heroin abuse have affected and are affecting the Moose Lake area, a team of community members and organizations has...
September 16, 2016 - 3:08pm
July 30, 2016
Babies Need Boxes joins forces with Carlton County to get maternity packages to mothers in need
The Carlton County Parent Child Health Nurses partner with parents to offer support, education, and information about many other resources within our county during this critical time. So far in 2016, Babies Need Boxes Duluth has given out more than 40 boxes to local organizations...
July 30, 2016 - 10:23am
July 27, 2016
Stress plays a negative role in heart health
“Reducing the effects of stress help to clear the mind. I like to exercise in the morning when I know I have a stressful day ahead of me,” Silva said. “Improving heart health and controlling stress can be a long road that you have to face one day at a time.
July 27, 2016 - 4:49pm
April 29, 2016
Community seeks housing solutions for ‘the invisible people’ of Cloquet
The lack of affordable housing is a huge part of the problem. It’s also an issue that public officials have been focusing on in recent years,...
April 29, 2016 - 7:02am
April 26, 2016
New program gives farmers recognition and help
So MAWQCP was a good and natural fit for Dalen because he has already implemented several natural conservation practices to improve the health...
April 26, 2016 - 7:10am
January 10, 2016
Taking steps toward sobriety
Whether it’s alcohol, marijuana or another drug, Alano Society Board member Paul Carpenter says it isn’t really about which drug a person...
January 10, 2016 - 6:40pm