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Volunteer Highlight: Dave Johnson and the Christmas Day Dinner Project
New director leads the way to the new animal shelter
International intern captures hearts and minds in Minnesota
CAFD earns recognition
K1 Sportswear changes hands
Moose Lake hockey coach focusing on team play
Eskomos outrun ’Jacks in opener
Wilderness sweep Bobcats at home
Bird, Rebels relish chance to play CEC
Wilderness learn from mid-season slump
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
BARBARA ALYCE HENNINGER HOLTE
DAVID A. PICKUS
ROBERT JOHN BASSETT
SUE M. HAASIS
BENJAMIN ERIC ANDERSON
To the Editor:Veteran coverage was very personal for reader
To the Editor:Turn old middle school into veterans shelter
Guest Commentary: Standing firm for hard-fought progress, we’ll seek common ground with new administration
Water is life
Through Foreign Eyes: Goodbye … or as we say at home, Wanen
Wright-Cromwell News: Nov 1 2016
Wright-Cromwell News Nov. 24, 2016
Enjoy a Finnish Christmas experience
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Carlton County students perform in Minnesota Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’
Catch Cloquet author at West Duluth library
Jay Cooke: A park for all seasons
Queen of Peace announces November student of the month
Artist uses rap mixed with Native American music to inspire kids
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement:Vaugn Nolan Nelson
Birth Announcement: Piper Deborah Ann Wilkinson
Birth Announcement: Hadley Marie Hietala
Birth Announcement: Brayden Bradley Charles King
Birth Announcement: Taylor Lynn Soukkala
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
Northland Nature: Roses give color to the roadsides again
NORTHLAND NATURE: Deer mice move indoors in autumn
Deer stands not allowed left overnight on wildlife management areas
MINNESOTA DEER FACTS
December 25, 2015
An early holiday gift
The FAST Act bears other gifts as well, including my provisions to improve rail safety at blocked highway-rail crossings, promote teen driver safety, help combat distracted driving, and protect driver privacy.
December 25, 2015 - 7:47am
December 17, 2015
Middle school plans seem biased towards athletics
As I see it, the decisions of these planners points to the question, “Which administrators and/or board members are again pursuing personal agendas?”
December 17, 2015 - 4:38pm
December 6, 2015
Guest Commentary: What Do We Mean By ‘Representative Government’?
While representative democracy rests on a core set of principles, it remains a constantly evolving concept.
December 6, 2015 - 1:07pm
November 9, 2015
GUEST VIEW: Community needs to understand and be realistic about treatment for opiate addiction
I attended the Carlton County Opioid and Heroin Community Forum Oct. 5 at the Forestry Center in Cloquet. This was an important and informative gathering. The large number of community members who took time to attend indicates the importance of the subject to the area’s people....
November 9, 2015 - 9:03am
November 3, 2015
Guest view: Three steps to increase access to affordable prescription drugs
Modern medicine is performing miracles every day. From a new type of chemotherapy that helps a patient fight cancer to pain medications that provide relief to those suffering from arthritis, we are living in the midst of a “golden age” for pharmaceutical research and medical innovation....
November 3, 2015 - 4:13pm
October 2, 2015
America’s Heroin Epidemic
Tom Purcell, author of "Misadventures of a 1970's Childhood" and "Comical Sense: A Lone Humorist Takes on a World Gone Nutty!" is a Pittsburgh Tribune-Review humor columnist and is nationally syndicated exclusively by Cagle Cartoons Inc.
October 2, 2015 - 7:15pm
September 21, 2015
Clean water is costly
John Crabtree, Center for Rural Affairs, can be contacted at email@example.com. Established in 1973, the Center for Rural Affairs is a private, non-profit organization working to strengthen small businesses, family farms and ranches, and rural communities through action oriented programs...
September 21, 2015 - 7:45am
September 12, 2015
Guest Commentary: Thoughts about pipeline
Jim Huhta grew up in the Cromwell area and served in the Air Force.
September 12, 2015 - 3:39pm
June 10, 2015
Imperfect parenting of imperfect kids
Slices of Life By Jill Pertler **************** This message goes out to the young mom with three boys who recently apologized about not being able to stifle her energetic brood — and to the parents of all kids who have ever acted out in public, but especially those...
June 10, 2015 - 11:35am
May 24, 2015
GUEST VIEW: Gone, but not forgotten
Memorial Day is Monday, May 25. It was established to give Americans an opportunity to honor the brave men and women of the military who died in war defending our God-given freedoms. Over time, it grew to encompass honoring ALL Americans who once served in the military and are now...
May 24, 2015 - 7:47am
April 19, 2015
My youngest is sick and lying on the couch — because that is what you do on sick days. I didn’t question him this morning when he told me he wasn’t feeling well. I could tell it was the truth. Other days, I might request a list of symptoms and put a palm to his forehead, but...
April 19, 2015 - 1:05am
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