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Board debates academic standards for sports, activities
Cloquet school district seeks resident input
Board hears Enbridge concerns, approves transfer rate hikes
Wilkinson remembers the constant noise of Vietnam
Carlton County Court Report: October 9, 2017
CEC girls focus on teaching, rebuilding youthful team
SEMISTATE UPDATE: Cloquet crushes Packers to advance to state championship game Friday
SEMISTATE UPDATE: Rebels run out of steam against Arrows
Storm surge overwhelms Cardinals
CEC's Suominen, relay team swim to state meet
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Esther Mildred Kusch
Frances Dorraine Backa
Raymond H. Dolan, Jr.
Kenneth Clyde Beise
Guest Commentary: Honoring those who serve
OUR VIEW: Remembering Judge Yetka
The Rural-Urban Connection: Why industrial arts matter
To the editor: Police chief appointment is positive move
Wright-Cromwell News: Nov 9 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
arts and entertainment
Doug & Ginny Olson
Birth Announcement: Charlee Rosemary Eastvold,
Birth Announcement: Ellin James St. John
Annual River Run races promote fitness and fun ... and the scenery is pretty good too
Good waterfowl opener expected this weekend
It’s time to fall in love with autumn again
Runners go with the flow at annual River Run
Become an Extension Master Gardener in Carlton County
October 16, 2017
Wright-Cromwell News: Oct. 11 2017
I heard that hundreds of folks took a ride through Jay Cooke State Park this past week as the whole road was opened up after the devastating floods of 2012. There were over 80 washouts along that road and now they have all been repaired.
October 16, 2017 - 9:35am
October 15, 2017
Slices of Life: Storing the boat
Summer's waning and in my part of town that means one thing: time to take the boat out of the water.
October 15, 2017 - 8:13am
October 11, 2017
Guest Commentary: Parting thoughts on high school sports
Life-time bonding was another great result. The scholar-athlete mentality and the sound mind/healthy body dichotomy students develop help them grow up to become strong, respectful leaders in their communities. The Bad: Verbal disrespect should never have a place in educational ...
October 11, 2017 - 1:52pm
October 10, 2017
Guest Commentary: The importance of high school coaches
Extracurricular activities provide students a chance to learn many valuable life lessons such as teamwork, leadership and integrity. Many students spend several hours after school involved in extracurricular activities, which is why coaches play such an important role in their players'...
October 10, 2017 - 8:43am
October 9, 2017
WRIGHT-CROMWELL NEWS: Oct. 5 2017
I'm sure some of you have seen the article in the latest Lake Country Power newsletter about me and my growing up years in the area. Well, one of the teachers from Floodwood posted that article on the main hall bulletin board, so when I subbed in their school, there were a few kids...
October 9, 2017 - 6:48am
October 8, 2017
Slices of Life: Home delivery is a mixed bag
And I'm not sure how I survived prior to having the find my family app at my fingertips. But retailers are attempting to influence us in a new way (or at least new for me). They want us to purchase our groceries online.
October 8, 2017 - 7:47am
October 3, 2017
Finn News: Fall time is Finnish time for celebrations!
Time to settle down some? Nope! We Finns are still celebrating!
October 3, 2017 - 10:50am
September ritual: Turning crabapples into jelly
I love every stage of this magic-making, from apple-on-the-bough to heavenly jelly. On the first of several nights, I made at eight quarts of...
October 3, 2017 - 8:53am
October 2, 2017
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept. 28 2017
Jaden has been legally deaf since 13 months when he had a brush with scarlet fever. It is truly an inspiration to read about young folks who overcome obstacles in life and make the best of the talent they have.
October 2, 2017 - 6:20am
October 1, 2017
Slices of Life: Learning new things
The room filled with a warm fruity scent. Fresh. Simple. Sweet. Peachy. Maybe peach wasn't my first choice, but it wasn't all bad. I kind of liked it.
October 1, 2017 - 8:41am
September 26, 2017
Who needs to step up to get out of this dark period?
They ask some version of the same question: What can we do to pull ourselves out of this dark period? For Americans who respect representative democracy, the Constitution, and the rule of law, there's reason to be concerned. But are we in a downward spiral as a nation?
September 26, 2017 - 12:47pm
September 25, 2017
GUEST COLUMN: How Brazilians are a lot like us
We recently spent a month in Brazil. You can't help ticking off features you find familiar and those you find strange, and of the latter, those...
September 25, 2017 - 1:15pm
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept 21 17
Congratulations to Bruce Johnston from Tamarack who celebrated his retirement with a party at the Fireside on Sunday, Sept. 17. He worked for the Postal Service for over 30 years and really deserves a pat on the back and a great future.
September 25, 2017 - 10:22am
September 24, 2017
Slices of Life: Scratching in the kitchen
>I'm not a baker. Mostly because I lack a penchant for measuring and exact oven temperatures. But when your kid needs cupcakes, you deliver cupcakes — in this case, from scratch.
September 24, 2017 - 8:17am
September 18, 2017
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept. 14 2017
A group of area concerned citizens have distributed a flyer about the upcoming school bond referendum in the mail. Look over the "Did You Know" statements and come to the informational meeting at 7 p.m. Nov. 13 at the school for more details. They say: "We need to do what's best for...
September 18, 2017 - 9:56am