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County considers increasing number of family school support workers
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Young alpine skier faces challenges, and competes even harder
Thunder player earns three postseason team honors
IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD: Wilderness adventure!
Scoreboard - February 26, 2015 edition
Nordic noshing at its best
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
JOAN KATHERINE VIOLET KORPI
LYNNETTE 'DOLLY' LOUISE RAJALA
CLAIRE ELIZABETH BUTENHOFF
VIOLET LEONA HALL
Field of (bad) dreams
Help stop union-busting efforts
Hockey coach recognition is deserved and well done
OUR VIEW: Stop the bleeding
Good Samaritans still exist
In Our Own Backyard...The man becomes the legacy
Slices of Life...A penny saved and all that jazz
Notes from the Small Pond...Optimism
In Our Own Backyard...Cold comfort
Slices of Life...Things that go thump in the attic
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
‘Old Jake’s skirts’ delivers both humor and heart
Hospital takes team approach to Parkinson’s disease
HEALTH HOTLINE: Measles – extremely contagious and prone to outbreaks, even though vaccine is available
Hockey coach mentored youth – on and off the ice
Public encouraged to maintain high vaccination rates
arts and entertainment
Getchell, Furnas announce birth of daughter
Couples file for marriage certificates
Ostrander welcomes baby girl
Mielkes announce birth of daughter Alexis
caring and sharing
May 21, 2011
As K-9 officer's retirement approaches, local youths launch fundraising effort for successor
Victor - a Belgian Malinois with an uncanny ability for finding illegal drugs during police search activities - is fast approaching retirement....
May 21, 2011 - 10:28am
May 19, 2011
Dog of deploying soldier finds foster home with Moose Lake woman
When Anja Bottila of Moose Lake adopted an Australian Shepherd-mix pup named Niko from the Friends of Animals (FOA) shelter a year ago, she said...
military / news
May 19, 2011 - 10:17am
May 6, 2011
City and humane society partner to care for strays, pet problems
Last year a total of 853 animals passed through the Friends of Animals Human Society of Carlton County doors in Cloquet. While most of those animals were cats and dogs, that figure also includes at least eight parakeets, one rabbit, a chicken and a goat. Friends of Animals (FOA)...
May 6, 2011 - 10:44am
March 28, 2011
Cloquet resident seeks interest in dog park
Cloquet resident Leann Frestedt is a first-time dog owner, and when Ole, a Mini-Aussie, entered her life, she realized there was one thing missing close to home - a dog park. "Dogs are very social animals," she said. "You hear people talk about pet socialization, and I never really...
March 28, 2011 - 11:30am
November 9, 2010
One shot does double duty for Cloquet deer hunter
Lots of hunters shoot two deer during Minnesota's deer season. But not many of them do it with one shot. That's how Jim Boyd of Cloquet shot two does on opening day Saturday while hunting north of Cloquet. After sitting on his stand earlier that morning, he went for a little walk...
news / outdoors
November 9, 2010 - 7:06am
November 5, 2010
Friends of Animals receives grant to neuter/spay feral cats
Thanks to a grant from Pet Smart Charities, Carlton County's Friends of Animals (FOA) Humane Society is helping to control the local cat population...
November 5, 2010 - 10:24am
September 24, 2010
First Mutt Strut a howling success
The "mutts" have "strutted" and the verdict is in - last Saturday most definitely went to the dogs. The Friends of Animals-sponsored "Mutt Strut," held in Cloquet's Pinehurst Park, was billed as a "dog-walking fundraiser for pets." And with some 100 walkers participating in what...
September 24, 2010 - 9:39am
April 22, 2010
Four dogs, 29 cats discovered in Moose Lake home of elderly pet hoarder
"It was absolutely the worst case I've ever seen," said Mike Licari, executive director of the Carlton County Friends of Animals organization,...
health / news
April 22, 2010 - 8:56am
February 11, 2010
Collins named top show dog groomer in the nation
By last Monday night, Cloquet's Beth Collins had pretty much conceded the fact that she had not been selected the top winner in the Cardinal...
arts and entertainment / news
February 11, 2010 - 8:45am
February 5, 2010
Collins among finalists for national show dog grooming award
Cloquet's Beth Collins has elevated dog grooming to an art, and a group of her peers is determined to see she gets recognized for it. Earlier...
February 5, 2010 - 9:06am
January 29, 2010
Animals need our help
On Christmas Eve my dog, Ranger, ran away. Thankfully, someone brought him to Friends of Animals where he was well taken care of. When Ranger was at Friends of Animals, he was fed dog food and water until we were able to come and bring him home. Because of this, I realized that there...
business / opinion
January 29, 2010 - 1:18pm