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New Cloquet police officers sworn in
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Cloquet school district hit by second ransomware attack
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Former ski coach memorialized with podium donation
Barnum girl recovers from accident after 2017 horse race
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Walters to head CEC boys hockey
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Bernice "Billie" Paulson
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Letter: No need for Washington Avenue sidewalk
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Carlton County Soil and Water District Board of Supervisors
Player power in puck politics
Notes from the Small Pond: Here's what happens
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Birds taking small steps into spring
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
arts and entertainment
Allen and Dianna Jenkins
Larry & Susan Sell
Warren (Andy) & Sandra (Sandy)
Mrs. Peggy Lavick
Bakers' bass bonanza
Cloquet woman wins Tour Divide
Trail marathon offers muddy challenge
August 4, 2018
Last inning dooms Cloquet in district finals
Starting pitcher Gavin Rasmussen had allowed only one run through six innings in the championship game against Brainerd — but then reached his pitch count and had to be removed from the game by rule.
August 4, 2018 - 2:17pm
July 22, 2018
Legion team heads to regular-season finale
Bruce Baker's team is 9-4 heading into the Wednesday, July 25, regular-season finale at Wade Stadium against the West Duluth Cubs. After that, the playoffs in Grand Rapids loom large.
July 22, 2018 - 11:49am
July 13, 2018
Baseball: Cloquet Legion, VFW teams staying busy
Bruce Baker is a baseball junkie, but the Cloquet American Legion coach didn't hesitate when asked if he would do some fishing on Lake Vermilion this weekend.
July 13, 2018 - 9:55am
July 5, 2018
Carlton sluggers named Academic All-State
"It's so great to have kids on the team that you never have to wonder about their grades," Carlton coach Ryan Schmidt said. "Jack and Leif are two of those guys. Both are in National Honor Society and they are shining examples of what student athletes should be."
July 5, 2018 - 2:07pm
June 30, 2018
Baseball: Local athletes named to All-State teams
Postseason accolades continue to stream in for local high school baseball players.
June 30, 2018 - 9:02pm
June 15, 2018
South Ridge makes school history
"It was fun to watch our pitchers work the way they did to get the job done," Olin said. "Our entire team was focused the entire day." For their part, the Bulldogs suffered a 12-0 regular-season loss to the Panthers just a couple of weeks ago before rebounding to beat South Ridge...
June 15, 2018 - 11:59am
State baseball: South Ridge wins historic game
Nick Carlson, the do-everything South Ridge senior, hurled a four-hitter and struck out six to lead his team to a 5-1 win over Rushford-Peterson in a Class A state baseball tournament semifinal Thursday, June 14, at Chaska Athletic Park. The win is the first in school history for...
June 15, 2018 - 10:26am
June 8, 2018
'Jacks beat Hawks, move to losers bracket
Monday's game featured a pitchers' duel between Baker and Hermantown senior Jayden Isensee. While Baker was tossing a shutout, Isensee was nearly his equal by allowing only two runs on just seven hits. "Jon threw well for us Monday," Cloquet coach Rick Norrgard said. "He also drove...
June 8, 2018 - 2:08pm
June 7, 2018
Eskomos charge into championship
In the end, it was the Eskomos who managed to sneak one run across and earn a 1-0 victory, sending the Hilltoppers into the losers bracket. "Wow!...
June 7, 2018 - 3:41pm
Carlton, South Ridge face off for title
"Carlton played a great game," Olin said. "We got off to an early lead, but we let them stick around and gave them a few extra outs with errors and that gave them life." South Ridge then faced the enviable task of trying to take out an Ely team that was fighting its way back out of...
June 7, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 30, 2018
Baseball: Storm stops 'Jacks section opener
Despite Mother Nature's best efforts, baseball playoffs kicked off Tuesday, May 29, across the area.
May 30, 2018 - 4:24pm
May 19, 2018
For Cloquet, their first 18 outs at Grand Rapids on Tuesday, May 15, came with only one hit, and they entered the seventh inning trailing 3-0....
May 19, 2018 - 5:06am
May 4, 2018
Barnum drops games to Two Harbors, Braham
Barnum has a young squad this year and at times, that youth shows up on the field and in their at bats. "We haven't really hit the ball well in the first three games," Bender said. "We are very young and are playing freshmen and sophomores in important roles. We have only two seniors,...
May 4, 2018 - 2:34pm
April 28, 2018
Practice makes playoffs
On Tuesday, the Lumberjacks' defense betrayed them in a 12-1, five-inning loss at Superior. All 12 of the Spartans' runs were unearned. "That's...
April 28, 2018 - 1:36pm
April 9, 2018
Weather poses practice challenge
"We're scheduled to play at Wade Stadium on turf next week," South Ridge coach Tyler Olin said. "It's been nice knowing we should have that surface...
April 9, 2018 - 11:32am