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Former monks added to abuse list, two served in Carlton County
The power of a circle
Carlton County Court Report: August 11-13, 2017
Carlton County Court Report: August 10, 2017
Highway 210 through Jay Cooke to open soon
'Jacks swim to a win over North Shore
Youthful tennis team gains experience
'Jacks use speed, strategy to keep winning
New-look Wrens, Ogichidaag off to a positive start
Scoreboard - September 21, 2017 edition
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Kathleen S. Parteka
Ronald J. Semerau
Donald Gene Loeb
Wayne Maynard Hulaires
Who needs to step up to get out of this dark period?
GUEST COMMENTARY: Fair, not free, trade
To the Editor: Attend local DFL governor forum
To the Editor: Esko-area sewer line condition indicative of nationwide crisis
GUEST COMMENTARY: Why unions are good for us all
GUEST COLUMN: How Brazilians are a lot like us
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept 21 17
Slices of Life: Scratching in the kitchen
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept. 14 2017
Slices of Life: The multitudinous multi-tasker
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Family makes a paws-ative difference
Community digs organic garden
Zucchinis, start your engines!
Q-and-A: Meet hometown author, California transplant Tim Jollymore
Highway 73 Kettle River bridge open to traffic
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
The grasshoppers and locusts are all around us now
Good waterfowl opener expected this weekend
Free rafting trip Saturday, reservations necessary
Northland Nature: Find delicious berries among the thorns
Northland Nature: Shady, wet conditions enable fungi to thrive in the woods
August 9, 2016
Deer numbers on the rise as hunters look forward to deer season
In 67 deer permit areas, hunters must be chosen in a lottery to harvest an antlerless deer (down from 70 areas last season). Only bucks can be hunted in five areas (down from 14 areas). In 32 areas, hunters have the choice of harvesting a doe or a buck (up from 29 areas). Bonus permits...
August 9, 2016 - 10:59am
August 8, 2016
First new bat species discovered in Minnesota in more than a century
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, in collaboration with Central Lakes College, has discovered a bat species new to Minnesota, the evening bat (Nycticeius humeralis). “It’s very exciting to discover a new bat species in the state,” said DNR endangered species coordinator...
August 8, 2016 - 1:57pm
August 6, 2016
PADDLEMANIA! Kayakers splish, splash and even get stuck
One hapless kayaker found himself perched high and dry on a rock after coming down the rapids. After a bit of rocking, he was back in the race....
August 6, 2016 - 12:47pm
August 5, 2016
Runners reach ultimate goals at Voyageur
CARLTON—Hours, minutes, seconds passed as spectators, volunteers and race committee members anxiously waited for runners to trample through...
August 5, 2016 - 5:01pm
July 28, 2016
Paddlemania on the St. Louis River open to everyone this weekend
Whitewater kayaking can be an extreme sport but it can also be for the casual paddler that enjoys class II and III rapids. These philosophies...
July 28, 2016 - 12:08pm
July 26, 2016
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
BRAINERD, Minn. -- In this week’s Northland Outdoors TV episode, host Bret Amundson and the crew visited Saskatchewan’s great Tazin Lake to catch a world record lake trout. At this famed trout factory, they caught numerous fish that broke personal bests. They broke rods. They...
July 26, 2016 - 10:46am
July 9, 2016
The Kettle gets a check-up
“If we find a water body is not as healthy as it should be, we will look at applying for grants to help address any problems,” Bomier said....
July 9, 2016 - 2:23pm
July 1, 2016
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Northland Outdoors Television, the newest venture from one of the upper Midwest’s premier outdoors content brand, will debut on Fox Sports...
July 1, 2016 - 3:20pm
Pure stock, pure joy
As dominant as Follett has been in Pure Stocks racing at Proctor, Superior and Grand Rapids, his other category — Super Stocks — hasn’t...
July 1, 2016 - 12:24pm
June 30, 2016
Local youth learn about ATV safety
“I strongly urge parents not to buy a helmet form a rummage sale unless you know the person who is selling it,” he continued. “You can't...
June 30, 2016 - 11:13am
June 25, 2016
River of adventure: Whitewater paddlers from around the region flock to the St. Louis River in Carlton County
People from outside the region typically think of prairies when they think of Minnesota, not realizing that northern Minnesota has “rugged territory,” Langley said. His family’s inaugural whitewater rafting experience on the St. Louis River was a memorable one for him. “The...
June 25, 2016 - 7:25am
June 23, 2016
Mother Nature blows through
The severe storms on Sunday also spawned at least three tornadoes. One touched down near Jacobson — along the Aitkin-Itasca County line about...
June 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 18, 2016
Northland Nature: Look for veery songs and nests in Northland forests
While many of its relative thrushes are spotted on the chest and belly, the veery is only lightly spotted. We may see them when they come out...
June 18, 2016 - 3:22pm
June 8, 2016
Take a Kid fishing free weekend approaching
Minnesotans can take children 15 or younger fishing without licenses Friday, June 10, to Sunday, June 12, during Take a Kid Fishing Weekend. “This weekend is a way to introduce a kid to fishing without purchasing a fishing license,” said Jeff Ledermann, angler recruitment, retention...
June 8, 2016 - 4:30pm
May 30, 2016
DNR Question of the week
Question: Can I harvest mushrooms in Minnesota state parks and state forests? Answer: It's OK to harvest edible fruit and mushrooms in state parks as long as they are only for personal, noncommercial use. However, you are not allowed to pick wildflowers or other plants (edible or...
May 30, 2016 - 6:34am