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2016 Carlton Daze Schedule of Events
Carlton County Court Report: July 6, 2016
Man arrested in Cloquet shootings
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
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
ARTHUR CHARLES SWANSON
DONALD E. BENRUD
ORVILLE 'PETE' FRANCES JUBIE
EDITH ESTHER AUGUSTA LUND NELSON
JOHN WALTER LUND
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
Wright – Cromwell News July 14, 2016
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
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
May 29, 2015
Kids help ‘save the day’ by planting trees for Arbor Day
Inspired by J. Sterling Morton, a Nebraska territory pioneer and editor of Nebraska's finest newspaper, the first Arbor Day tree-planting holiday...
May 29, 2015 - 7:03am
May 28, 2015
Red Clay Dams: The Elim Creek Restoration Project
Red clay … This is the common name for the technical "glacial till and glacial lake-laid clay soils." Carlton County has an abundance of red...
May 28, 2015 - 10:46am
May 15, 2015
Fiddleheads grow on the forest floor
Soon the spring wild flowers will fade in the shade and their space will be taken by these abundant and lush ferns that now unfold their fiddleheads,...
May 15, 2015 - 8:43am
April 19, 2015
Widner receives Environmental Excellence Award
Neva Widner from the Carlton County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) received the 2015 Minnesota Erosion Control Association (MECA) Environmental Excellence Award at the MECA Annual Conference on March 12. Each year MECA awards their Environmental Excellence Award to...
April 19, 2015 - 10:58am
April 10, 2015
Bird sights and sounds punctuate an early April walk
During the first week of April, the lengthening daylight has reached 13 hours (sunrise is about 6:40 a.m.; sunset nearly 7:40 p.m.). Mornings...
April 10, 2015 - 4:05pm
American Rivers group names St. Louis River among top 10 ‘most endangered’
The national environmental group American Rivers has named the St. Louis River in Northeastern Minnesota among the nation’s 10 most-endangered...
April 10, 2015 - 12:30pm
January 30, 2015
It’s better to be a turkey than a shrew this winter
The winter has been kinder to some of us than others, but in the animal world, the snow and precipitation could make all the difference between...
January 30, 2015 - 7:46am
April 4, 2014
Northland Nature...Three familiar mammals return in March
As we go through March each year, I look for the return of three common mammals that have all learned to live in the presence of humans, but...
April 4, 2014 - 2:48pm
March 8, 2014
Northland Nature...Wildlife might be hungry now in late winter
March, late winter, can be a hard time for the critters.
March 8, 2014 - 12:23pm
February 20, 2014
Snowshoe hare begin romance in February’s longer days
February is one of the best months to see and hear the wildlife responding to the longer days. It is our driest month and, although it’s cold,...
February 20, 2014 - 3:42pm
February 3, 2014
Northland Nature: Thanks to ‘the regulars’ throughout winter
The winter solstice, the first day of winter, was on Dec. 21. The vernal equinox, the first day of spring, will be on March 20. As we travel...
February 3, 2014 - 9:11am
December 27, 2013
DNR Question of the Week: How does the cold affect deer?
Question: How does the winter cold and snow affect deer, and how do they survive Minnesota’s winter weather? Answer: Wildlife in Minnesota must be able to withstand a wide variety of environmental conditions, which provides a niche for cold-adapted species that may otherwise be...
December 27, 2013 - 11:42am
Northland Nature: Winter present challenges — except for winter willows
An early onset of the cold season can catch us off guard, but with a little adjusting of our lives, we cope with it quite well. It is amazing...
December 27, 2013 - 11:40am
October 13, 2013
Northland Nature...Autumn insects continue to be active
September, in similar fashion to the previous three months, was also warmer than normal. We did experience a cooling trend and after days in...
October 13, 2013 - 8:46am
October 12, 2013
Northland Nature...Early October is definitely sparrow time
Early October is an amazing time in the Northland. Most of us are struck by the scene of leaf color noted every day.
October 12, 2013 - 9:28am