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Lacrosse program looking for players
Carlton County Court Report: October 28-29, 2016
North Dakota governor cracking down on protest camp supplies
Volunteer Highlight: Dave Johnson and the Christmas Day Dinner Project
New director leads the way to the new animal shelter
Wrestling team looking for best season yet
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
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
VERNA MAY MAKI
DONALD L. BEAN
REV. JOHN CARLISLE ESTREM
BARBARA ALYCE HENNINGER HOLTE
DAVID A. PICKUS
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
Slices of Life: Oh topiary, oh topiary
Guest Commentary: Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Water is life
Through Foreign Eyes: Goodbye … or as we say at home, Wanen
Wright-Cromwell News: Nov 1 2016
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
September 16, 2016
Cloquet River Run set for next weekend
“Many people come out the night before to enjoy an awesome pasta and salad feed put on by the Churchill staff. Our post-race food tent is plentiful and fantastic! I have been part of the River Run Committee for eight years and we just love this event!”
September 16, 2016 - 10:48am
August 26, 2016
Jay Cooke State Park announces 125th anniversary celebration
Jay Cooke State Park is offering a free Sharing Community Picnic Gathering event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, at the park. This event helps commemorate the 125th anniversary of Minnesota State Parks and Trails. You are invited for a fun and engaging day of activities that...
August 26, 2016 - 3:30pm
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 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 26, 2016
State parks implement ‘all campsites reservation only’ system, has spaces left for holiday weekend
Heading into the first major holiday weekend of 2016, Minnesota state parks have already seen a record number of visitors. However, anyone looking for a holiday adventure can still find available campsites at select state parks for Memorial Day weekend. New this spring, all campsites...
May 26, 2016 - 9:32am
March 27, 2016
Snowmobile club offers adventure, training and trail-busting
“You bet I drive my own snowmobile! What fun would it be otherwise?” was the spunky reply from 91-year-old Cecelia Leon, a member of the...
March 27, 2016 - 7:20am
January 8, 2016
Snowshoeing is a walk in the park
Head to Jay Cooke State Park from 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, to enjoy a snowshoe hike and discover the magic of the park in winter. After...
January 8, 2016 - 2:48pm
November 27, 2015
Tired of shopping? Head to a state park, free on Black Friday
Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed Friday, Nov. 27, to be “Free Park Friday” at all Minnesota state parks and recreation areas. The usual $5...
November 27, 2015 - 2:42pm
June 20, 2015
Jay Cooke almost a century old
What happened in 1915? Babe Ruth hit his first home run, David Rockefeller was born with business in his bones, World War I raged on, and Jay...
June 20, 2015 - 4:34pm
April 12, 2015
Volunteers needed at Jay Cooke State Park
Lake Country Power is calling on co-op members and community organizations to volunteer for the cooperative’s annual Project GreenTouch. The...
April 12, 2015 - 6:12am
January 10, 2014
Jay Cooke State Park offers naturalist programs
Jay Cooke State Park is back into the swing of things and offering interpretive nature programs to the public. The following programs are free...
January 10, 2014 - 11:32am
January 9, 2014
New Snowshoe Trail Opens
A new snowshoe trail at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College is packed and open for free use to anyone with a pair of snowshoes.
January 9, 2014 - 4:36pm
December 20, 2013
Bentleyville still open, Pine Valley tubing hill opens Saturday
The organizers at the Bentleyville Tour of Lights on Duluth’s harbor have given the Northland an early Christmas present by deciding to stay open a week longer than scheduled. The closing fireworks planned for Dec. 28 will now go off Jan. 4. The extra week is a response to...
December 20, 2013 - 11:12am
December 10, 2013
Pine Valley Tubing Hill opens Dec. 21
The Pine Valley Tubing Hill will open Saturday, Dec. 21 (weather permitting, at least one foot of snow is needed). The facility, located in Pine Valley Park on Olympic Drive (behind Super One) in Cloquet, will be open Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., as well as the following...
December 10, 2013 - 11:45am