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2016 Carlton Daze Schedule of Events
Carlton County Court Report: July 6, 2016
Esko VFW struggles with baseball balancing act
GAMES PEOPLE PLAY: Younger folks in Carlton County and across the globe are Pokémon-GO crazy for new game
Southern Carlton County team grows through summer softball
Runners race through the woods and hills to Carlton
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
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ARTHUR CHARLES SWANSON
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Flood response is impressive, but we need to keep planning for the next one
To the Editor:Wright house story well written
To the Editor:Cloquet police officers doing excellent work
FROM THE INTERN: The many benefits of books
LETTER: Thanks for Buddy Poppy Days support
Notes From the Small Pond: Karaoke
Wright-Cromwell News: July 21 2016
Slices of Life; On the go
Wright – Cromwell News: July 14 2016
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Fond du Lac Follies
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In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Enjoy ‘The Martian’ with fellow readers of all ages
Homeschool swing dance party draws a crowd
Croquet comes to Cloquet, for fun and for fundraising
Flooding doesn’t stop crowds for Agate Days
Runners get their color on
arts and entertainment
Fond du Lac Veterans Powwow recognizes more veterans than ever before
Birth Announcement: Anthony Allen Moose Jr.
Birth Announcement; Abel Ray Diver
Birth Announcement: Conor David Whelan
Birth Announcement: Amelia Jean Westerberg
caring and sharing
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
The Kettle gets a check-up
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Pure stock, pure joy
Local youth learn about ATV safety
February 27, 2015
Help stop union-busting efforts
Specialty Minerals Inc. (SMI) has an on-site plant at the Sappi paper mill. They are the sole vendor of a key component of coated paper, precipitated calcium carbonate. Over the years, Specialty Minerals has been making a killing at the Cloquet plant. Without decreasing production,...
February 27, 2015 - 4:24pm
February 6, 2015
GUEST COMMENTARY: Voting Yes: the right thing, the smart thing
By Dick Brenner Nearly 100 years ago, a grand brick building was erected in Cloquet on Carlton Avenue, to house the community's high school...
February 6, 2015 - 1:05pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Vote no
Here are some reasons to consider a vote “No” on Tuesday: District No. 94 owes $22 million, plus $56 million if the upcoming referendum is...
February 6, 2015 - 12:59pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Vote, and remember tax impact on all
It would be an important act by elected officials toward the general public to keep any and all property tax levies, like the Cloquet Area Fire...
February 6, 2015 - 12:52pm
October 18, 2014
GUEST COMMENTARY: Don't fear change
By Jeff Holmes Change is a very divisive term. It can bring thoughts of fear, trepidation, apprehension, but it can also bring with it excitement, opportunity and growth. What do you think when you hear that word? I personally think change is the way to make everything better,...
October 18, 2014 - 6:59am
September 19, 2014
EDUCATION CORNER: What is happening with Cloquet School District’s building project?
Cloquet School Superintendant Ken Scarbrough Last winter and spring, school district officials visited with our public several times about educational needs related to a possible building project. After receiving public input, the Cloquet School Board decided that it would ask...
September 19, 2014 - 12:50pm
September 13, 2014
Guest Commentary… I thought I knew everything about car seats
Car crashes are still the number one cause of death for children ages 3-14, and four out of five car seats are still installed and used incorrectly.
September 13, 2014 - 10:23am
July 19, 2014
Guest Commentary…….Big Lake Sewer project is good news!
By John Fredrickson BLASD chair Big Lake area residents, picture a time in the not-too-distant future where your lake is no longer at risk for contamination and your property value is increased! Also picture an autumn season without raking your leaves over your drain...
July 19, 2014 - 7:40am
June 28, 2014
GUEST COMMENTARY: Public input will be solicited on latest phase of pipeline proposal
By Lorraine Little The Energy Environmental Review and Analysis Division of the Minnesota Department of Commerce conducted public information...
June 28, 2014 - 6:47am
May 16, 2014
Our new judge, Leslie E. Beiers, has strong Carlton County roots
When Judge Leslie Beiers assumes the bench here in Carlton, it will be a homecoming to a familiar courthouse for an outstanding attorney turned...
May 16, 2014 - 11:50am
April 11, 2014
Guest Commentary...Legislature on the fast track to getting things done
Minnesota House Representative Mike Sundin You know the old saying, “It’s not a sprint, it’s a marathon?” Well, that certainly does not apply to the 2014 legislative session. From Day One, when the House of Representatives took quick action to provide $20 million...
April 11, 2014 - 5:57pm
March 28, 2014
Chamber brings contingent to Business Day at the Capitol
The Cloquet Area Chamber of Commerce sponsored 40 area attendees for the Minnesota Chamber’s “Business Day at the Capitol” held on March...
March 28, 2014 - 12:18pm
February 15, 2014
EDUCATION CORNER: It’s School Board Recognition week!
We in the Cloquet School District want to use the Minnesota’s School Board Recognition Week Feb. 17-24 to recognize and thank our school board members for their outstanding service to our schools and the Cloquet community. It takes strong schools to build a strong community, and...
February 15, 2014 - 9:40am
GUEST VIEW: Consider history, tax impact when making school facility decisions
I was very fortunate to be born and raised in Cloquet. But the best of all was the opportunity to return to Cloquet to work, retire and continue living in the same community. During those 74 years, the city and schools have changed dramatically as we continue to modernize in the...
February 15, 2014 - 8:38am
Cloquet school facilities study needs public input
By Supt. Ken Scarbrough On Jan. 27, a school facilities meeting will be held at the Cloquet High School Cafeteria at 7:00 p.m. Cloquet school officials are asking for public input and advice to finalize a major study which has identified the repair, maintenance, space,...
January 15, 2014 - 3:34pm