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Guest Commentary: Balancing fairness for all members
New middle school taking shape
Changes are coming to the city of Cloquet
Dance to the music of the Esko Jazz Bands
Body found, no foul play suspected
A meeting at the Esko Hall of Fame
Maijala races to a close second at state
Rebels win in double OT, advance to quarterfinals
Korby's Top Games
Storm watch buys time and hope for Birkie
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
G. Berneice Muller
AUDREY JOYCE VAN WAVE
DANIEL ALLEN RICE
Herbert E. Ringat
CURTIS MARTIN KUBIS
Guest Commentary:Let the buyer beware
Community input important for future of Carlton facilities
EDUCATION CORNER: Thank a school board member today
OP_ED: Please consider impact of landfill requests on neighbors, city residents
LETTER: Ms. Christmas has another successful year
SLICES OF LIFE: It is hard
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 16, 2017)
SLICES: The stalking of the secret shopper
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 9)
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 2, 2017)
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Pet of the week
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo'
OUR NEIGHBORS: Juntunen looks back on 40 years with Esko Fire
It's a mad, mad tea party
CMH birthing suites receive high marks
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Kallyn Joy Hjelle
Military Mail: Private Treavor Lowther
Birth Announcement: Vincent Robert Shymanski
Birth Announcement: Nicholas Alan Skoglund
Birth Announcement: Aria Jean Larson
caring and sharing
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
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
October 28, 2016
To the Editor: The Lake Wobegon Syndrome? Is this how we choose?
To the Editor: Former Speaker Tip O’Neill is often credited with saying: “All politics are local.” In other words, our local government entities: county/parish, cities, townships and school boards are the units having the most influence in our daily lives. In Minnesota these...
October 28, 2016 - 2:51pm
October 22, 2016
To the Editor: Reader asserts Trump is toxic
He’s the most litigious candidate in history. He’s filed for bankruptcy six times and wouldn’t pay small business contractors, sinking some, and didn’t pay income taxes for years.
October 22, 2016 - 8:45am
October 20, 2016
To the Editor:Slow down, or stop, at crosswalks!
In regards to the law of stopping at crosswalks for pedestrians, this has happened several times. The most recent incident happened at the 14th Street crossing. I had stopped for a little girl, and a car shot past me, nearly hitting the child. Crosswalks are for the safe crossing...
October 20, 2016 - 12:47pm
October 9, 2016
To the Editor: Accountability bill is ray of hope for veterans
We've heard from some who are fearful for the job loss for veterans employed within the VA. We understand that concern, but that thinking puts jobs before a veteran’s health doesn't it? I would respectfully remind those folks that the VA was established to support veterans, not...
October 9, 2016 - 4:19am
October 6, 2016
To the Editor: Animal lovers, help!
To the Editor: Friends of Animals applied to the City Planning Commission to put their animals on Avenue B and 10th Street, right across the street from the railroad tracks! These poor animals will get no rest and be excitable, therefore will make very poor house pets. Please help...
October 6, 2016 - 5:17pm
September 27, 2016
To the Editor:Bailey, Langley receive endorsement
The Duluth Building and Construction Trades Council unanimously endorses Adam Bailey and Steve Langley, both candidates for Cloquet City Council. Bailey and Langley have pledged to support local workers and has earned the support of working families. The trades will work hard to inform...
September 27, 2016 - 5:24am
September 26, 2016
To the Editor: It’s time for change on the Cloquet School Board
Cloquet, you have the opportunity to vote in new board members in November and have a school board that will be working for your and your children's best interest.
September 26, 2016 - 8:26am
September 5, 2016
To the Editor: Talent Show deemed a success
To the Editor: Mary Rose Varo and I would like to thank our community for all their overwhelming support in making the first annual Carlton County Fair’s “Got Talent” Talent Show a great success! It wouldn't have been possible without our wonderful sponsors and contributors....
September 5, 2016 - 7:25am
To the Editor: Vote for Mike Line
He is vice chairman of Carlton County Republicans. As there are over 5,000 of us without jobs, he has and will encourage job growth while questioning regulations that stifle job growth.
September 5, 2016 - 6:11am
September 4, 2016
To the Editor: School board member is silent no more
He brings up a good point, so I would like to say I was pleased to affirm Mr. Scarbrough’s contract. He has always responded to the School Board’s desires and communicates with us well. He runs a district that is the envy of the region as shown by our MMR rankings and the positive...
September 4, 2016 - 6:28am
August 22, 2016
To the Editor: Stop bear hunting
To the Editor: Now that we have the insane wolf hunting stopped, what about adopting a sane policy regarding the unnecessary bear hunting season? Mike Palecek, Saginaw
August 22, 2016 - 12:09pm
August 21, 2016
To the Editor:The school board’s Wednesday night surprise
To the Editor: The Aug. 10 school board meeting agenda contained an item titled “Superintendent’s Contract.” It stated the school board’s “administration negotiation team” had negotiations with the superintendent to extend his present contract for one (1) year, including...
August 21, 2016 - 3:11pm
August 11, 2016
To the Editor: Staff at Family Tradition go above and beyond
To the Editor: Sunday, July 3, I finished a great lunch at Family Tradition restaurant and was going to my car when I stumbled and lost my balance and fell on my face. A customer helped me to my feet. Diane, a waitress on her break, came to me and told me to give her my car keys and...
August 11, 2016 - 2:56pm
July 31, 2016
To the Editor: God bless America
To the Editor: God bless America for pastors who preach the word of God without compromise. For our police officers, firefighters, veterans, and all who have or are serving now. God bless America for our teachers who strive to do their best to educate our children. For parents who...
July 31, 2016 - 2:30pm
July 22, 2016
To the Editor:Wright house story well written
To the Editor: I want to compliment you on your very well-written and even-handed story on the relocation of the Lindholm house. Special kudos for seeking out and reporting the feelings of the "other" son, Mike. He obviously has [great] respect for the house. John Clouse Shoreview,...
July 22, 2016 - 6:35am