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CMS announces February Students of the Month
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
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
May 1, 2016
Esko hires new head football coach
Scott Arntson was tabbed Tuesday to replace Bill Hudspith as Esko football coach. Arntson was the head coach at Duluth Marshall for six seasons, through 2006, before joining Hudspith’s staff as an assistant in 2007. It had been rumored for about three weeks that he’d be the successor,...
May 1, 2016 - 11:42am
March 25, 2016
Polar League lady stars shine in Esko
Although the 5-foot-11 righty connected often in the contest, her team — which also included the Cardinals’ Teana Hakamaki and Chelsea Swatek...
March 25, 2016 - 12:08pm
March 17, 2016
Esko girls fall short of third section title
DULUTH—Entering this year with a pair of girls basketball varsity seasons under her belt, junior Ava Gonsorowski only knew what it was like...
March 17, 2016 - 12:07pm
STATE CLASS A BOYS BASKETBALL: Eskomos are ice cold against familiar Annandale (full version)
MINNEAPOLIS—Suffering from strep throat prior to the state boys basketball tournament last week, Esko’s Jaxson Turner tiredly stood outside...
March 17, 2016 - 11:10am
March 10, 2016
Esko eases to semis, seeks repeat trip to final
For the record, Antonutti’s top-seeded Eskomos (25-3), rated No. 9 in the final Class AA state polls, haven’t lost for 89 days, or 23 consecutive...
March 10, 2016 - 2:29pm
March 9, 2016
State boys basketball: Eskomos fall to Annandale
MINNEAPOLIS - After Esko eased by Annandale on its way to the school's first-ever Class AA state boys basketball title in 2014, one might have thought tonight's rematch two years later would bring the same results. Think again. The unseeded Cardinals captured what March Madness is...
March 9, 2016 - 11:10pm
March 4, 2016
Eskomos edge Patriots, move forward
DULUTH—When asked of his senior point guard Jaxson Turner, Esko boys basketball coach Mike Devney was quick to note his standout playmaker...
March 4, 2016 - 2:21pm
January 29, 2016
Eskomos D-up for win over Cardinals
“The old attitude that defense wins championships is something I believe more than scoring a bunch of points and putting butts in the seats,”...
January 29, 2016 - 10:57am
January 21, 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Eskomos ease past Perham at MLK Classic
DULUTH—Having hoisted the previous three consecutive Section 7AA champion trophies, the Esko boys basketball team has become quite familiar...
January 21, 2016 - 2:04pm
December 31, 2015
Esko continues Coaches Classic success
Speaking of past teams, the 1955 Esko boys team members were honored before Tuesday’s championship game. In a single-class system back then...
December 31, 2015 - 6:09pm
December 17, 2015
Eskomos easing by foes, ranked No. 7
Esko has had just one home game, their win over Cathedral, but hosts one of their biggest this Friday, when they welcome conference rival Barnum...
December 17, 2015 - 1:53pm
November 25, 2015
Fast-paced Esko speeds into season
While Gonsorowski and Kulas were on Esko’s state-qualifying 1,600-meter relay team last track season, Dincau is a springtime sprinter. Shifting...
November 25, 2015 - 2:48pm
November 19, 2015
Towering Trapp centers Esko attack
“Being tall has its ups and downs, but it’s definitely a gift I embrace,” Trapp said with a smile. “You have to live with it. I’m glad...
November 19, 2015 - 4:59pm
October 29, 2015
Esko falls to Proctor in section championship
Longtime Esko football coach Bill Hudspith has seen it all during his tenure with the Eskomos. But heading into Thursday’s Section 7AAA final...
October 29, 2015 - 2:11pm
October 22, 2015
Eskomos grind down Agates to get to section championship
SECTION 7AAA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS Esko football coach Bill Hudspith has long been a master of understatement. So when asked to describe...
October 22, 2015 - 11:24am