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High speed chase goes from Carlton County to Duluth
A total eclipse of the sun is on its way
Legislators to hold town hall meeting on well water quality
Carlton County Court Report: June 10-11, 2017
Pet of the Week
Experienced CEC team aims to dominant this season
Softball players end season with fun ... and games
Former Cloquet hockey star to direct Air Force hockey operations
Woman who received liver donation from Kristen Burkholder will race in her memory Saturday
New CEC boys hockey coach is no stranger
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Barbara "Betty" Peterson
Royce Kevin Mattson
Donald George DeFoe
David Arnold Wick
Mildred Mary Hakomaki
Good communication lies at the heart of our democracy
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To the Editor: What just happened here?
COMMENTARY: What one woman can contribute to community
To the Editor: Focus should be on quality academics, not buildings
Wright-Cromwell News: Aug. 10 2017
slices of life: An uphill battle
Wright-Cromwell News Aug. 2 2017
Slices of Life: In celebration of friends
Keep our Finnish heritage alive!
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Festival goers enjoy music and family friendly fun
'This is home'
Wright church celebrates 100 years
'You Never Sausage a Place'
Come help the Cloquet Moose Lodge celebrate 100 years
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
Bee aware of pollinators
DNR Question of the Week
Experience this month’s solar eclipse safely
A unique new kind of race comes to Pine Valley
Northland Nature: Large dock spiders can be seen on land and near water
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
December 16, 2015
The Faces of Alzheimer’s Part II: Face of the family caregiver and friends
This is the second part of a four-part series examining how Alzheimer’s disease affects the patient, the family and the public. The Pine Journal will run this series each Thursday in November to coincide with National Family Caregiver Month. ******* In Part one, we identified...
December 16, 2015 - 4:30pm
The faces of Alzheimer’s Part I: Face of the patient
This four-part series examining Alzheimer’s disease, which will run each Thursday in November coinciding with National Family Caregiver Month, is meant to provide general information about the disease and sources where help for treating patients and assisting caregivers can be found....
December 16, 2015 - 4:29pm
The faces of Alzheimer's Part IV: Face of the researcher and the future
This is the final part of a four-part series examining how Alzheimer’s disease affects the patient, the family and the public. The Pine Journal ran this series each week in November to coincide with National Family Caregiver Month. Scientists are focused on curing Alzheimer’s...
December 16, 2015 - 4:28pm
The faces of Alzheimer's: Part III: Face of the professional caregiver and the public
This is the third part of a four-part series examining how Alzheimer’s disease affects the patient, the family and the public. The Pine Journal will run this series each Thursday in November to coincide with National Family Caregiver Month. In Part II, the person with Alzheimer’s...
December 16, 2015 - 4:28pm
November 8, 2015
The “RIGHT” Slant : When a veteran battles Alzheimer’s
I think about our veterans all the time, especially “their” day, Veterans Day, coming up Nov. 11. They were tough as nails when they served this great nation. During the Vietnam War, they fought for our freedom in far away places called Khe Sanh, the Mekong Delta, and Hue. We...
November 8, 2015 - 7:49am
October 9, 2015
Community debates, ponders how to fight opiate scourge
Looking out at close to 250 people gathered for the Carlton County Opioid and Heroin Community Forum Monday, Cloquet Police Chief Steve Stracek...
October 9, 2015 - 12:51pm
October 1, 2015
Commission places Sandpiper project on hold after court decision
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota regulators took the “wait and see approach” Thursday, staying its approval of an oil pipeline with potential courtroom battles looming. The state Public Utilities Commission voted to suspend its approval of a key permit needed for the Sandpiper pipeline...
October 1, 2015 - 2:24pm
September 26, 2015
Community input, help wanted to fight heroin and other drug problems
Community members of all ages are invited to to participate in the Carlton County Opioid and Heroin Community Forum on Monday, Oct. 5, at the Cloquet Forestry Center, 175 University Road. A free meal starts at 5 p.m. with a panel discussion beginning at 6 p.m. followed by a more general...
September 26, 2015 - 8:14am
September 21, 2015
Court overturns initial state Sandpiper approval, orders environmental study
ST. PAUL—Minnesota regulators must rewind their work on the Sandpiper crude oil pipeline after a state Appeals Court panel Monday overturned a June decision that the project is needed. The judicial panel ruled that a comprehensive environmental study about the pipeline's impact...
September 21, 2015 - 10:44am
September 4, 2015
Driver in crash that killed Cloquet man had 0.41 BAC
Jana Peterson and Adelle Whitefoot
September 4, 2015 - 9:22am
August 23, 2015
Local pipeline hearings set for Wednesday, Aug. 26
Two public meetings on the proposed Enbridge Line 3 pipeline are set for 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, at the Carlton County Transportation building, 1630 County Road 61. The 1,031-mile Pipeline No. 3 would replace the company’s 1968-vintage Line No. 3, and would bring...
August 23, 2015 - 8:49am
December 18, 2014
Beware phishing emails about Christmas package deliveries
Beware emails or texts that warn you about a problem with a delivery, that ask for account information for security purposes, or that ask you to open an attached ‘shipment label’ in order to claim a package from a local office. These spam emails are an attempt to expose consumers...
December 18, 2014 - 11:00am
November 27, 2014
Shelter gets new 'leash' on life, requests ongoing support from county
The Friends of Animals (FOA) Humane Society's shelter and stray hold facility is breathing easier — at least for now.
November 27, 2014 - 11:10am