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September 9, 2011
Drought spreading in Arrowhead, with no rain in forecast
September 9, 2011 - 12:00am
August 30, 2011
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials said this collared bear studied by researcher Lynn Rogers is a threat to human safety 
because it put its paws on an SUV recently at Bearhead Lake State Park near Ely. Rogers said the 10-year-old sow, named June, is not a threat to people and that the DNR is blowing this and other incidents out of proportion. (Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota DNR warns of aggressive bears in Ely-Tower area
August 30, 2011 - 12:16am
May 21, 2011
Fond du Lac Police Sgt. Casey Rennquist and his K-9 partner Victor search for 
illegal drugs in a 2008 demonstration at the Fond du Lac Ojibwe School. 
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As K-9 officer's retirement approaches, local youths launch fundraising effort for successor
May 21, 2011 - 10:28am
May 19, 2011
A year-old Australian Shepherd mix named Niko (left), owned by Anja Bottila of Moose Lake, has a new foster "brother," a Springer Spaniel named Remington. Contributed Photo
Dog of deploying soldier finds foster home with Moose Lake woman
May 19, 2011 - 10:17am
May 6, 2011
City and humane society partner to care for strays, pet problems
May 6, 2011 - 10:44am
March 28, 2011
Leann Frestedt and her Mini-Aussie, Ole, are campaigning for a new dog park in Cloquet and would appreciate any assistance. Wendy Johnson/
Cloquet resident seeks interest in dog park
March 28, 2011 - 11:30am
November 9, 2010
Jim Boyd of Cloquet killed two deer with one shot Saturday, during the Minnesota firearms deer opener. The two deer were directly in line with one another, and Boyd saw only the closest one. (Photo courtesy of Jim Boyd)
One shot does double duty for Cloquet deer hunter
November 9, 2010 - 7:06am
November 5, 2010
Ferel (wild) cats are captured in humane live traps, brought to the Friends of Animals for neutering and rabies shots, and then released back to the same spot they were picked up. Wendy Johnson/
Friends of Animals receives grant to neuter/spay feral cats
November 5, 2010 - 10:24am
September 24, 2010
First Mutt Strut a howling success
September 24, 2010 - 9:39am
April 22, 2010
Ryan Bryant, animal control officer for Friends of Animals, prepares to enter a rural Moose Lake home where an elderly man lived prior to being transferred to a nursing home. Some 29 cats and four dogs were found inside, the victims of apparant hoarding over an extended period of time. None of the cats, who were suffering various stages of neglect, could be saved. The dogs were brought to the FOA shelter in Cloquet, where they were given food, water and medications and are in the process of making a full...
Four dogs, 29 cats discovered in Moose Lake home of elderly pet hoarder
April 22, 2010 - 8:56am
February 11, 2010
"The groomer gets groomed" as Sheryl O'Leary of Calin Deas Hair Salon in Cloquet highlights the hair of Beth Collins, who was this week named the Cardinal Crystal "Show Dog Groomer of the Year." Collins was getting ready for a trip to New York City this weekend to accept the national award at the Purina Pro Plan Show Dog of the Year Awards Banquet. Lisa Baumann/
Collins named top show dog groomer in the nation
February 11, 2010 - 8:45am
February 5, 2010
Tux, an Afghan Hound born in Cloquet three years ago and co-owned by Beth Collins, demonstrates how different the same dog can look as the result of Collins' show grooming techniques.
Collins among finalists for national show dog grooming award
February 5, 2010 - 9:06am
January 29, 2010
Animals need our help
January 29, 2010 - 1:18pm
August 18, 2009
Experts offer moose survival ideas for Minnesota
August 18, 2009 - 4:57pm