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Queen of Peace announces February Student of the Month
Carlton County Court Report: February 13, 2017
Carlton County Court Report: February 11-12, 2017
Hear Ye, Hear Ye! It's time for the Father-Daughter Ball
Carlton County Court Report: February 10, 2017
Scoreboard - March 30, 2017 edition
Wilderness captain commits to Bemidji State
Thunder player named to All-Conference Team
Senior-led Eskomos take a bow at state
Cardinals cement themselves atop school history
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
NEOMA 'BONNIE' STADIN
PATRICIA ANN GILSON
ROGER VERNON HARP
ROGER V. HARP
Why we need consumer protections
Vote 'Yes' for Wrenshall kids
Please support 'Homes for All'
Thanks to all who help make eighth-grade theater trip happen
Lourey should vote for REAL ID
Not to be negative but...
Wright-Cromwell News: March 16 2017
Wright-Cromwell News March 9 2017
Notes From the Small Pond: Stearns County, Winter, 2008
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The family that plays together, stays together
Get busy and prevent diabetes, before it's too late
County Seat play takes third at state festival
Longtime city administrator reflects on career, life in Cloquet
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
Northland couple offer a helping hand for ducks
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
Cloquet police chief placed on leave
March 16, 2017
Man arrested for driving wrong way on I-35
According to a press release from the Sheriff’s Office, at one point “the driver looked over at the deputy and continued to drive” the wrong way down the interstate.
March 16, 2017 - 12:32pm
March 10, 2017
Robotics switches gears for this year's competition
A Jan. 8 post on the Esko team's Facebook page noted the following: "As a young team we are always looking for ways to expand our knowledge base. ... Tonight we gathered together to watch some of the live updates and Q&A's from Snow Problem, Robot In 3 Days and Ri3d Indiana. Thank...
March 10, 2017 - 2:42pm
March 6, 2017
Barnum grad named all-conference for Saints
College of St. Scholastica sophomore Brandon Newman of Barnum was named to the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) Men's Basketball First...
March 6, 2017 - 1:41pm
February 26, 2017
Veteran grabs second chance to help others
Brian Saaristo considers July 2, 2006 his "alive date" because that's the day the 53-year-old Cloquet native received a second chance at life....
February 26, 2017 - 8:07am
February 16, 2017
Bombers even the score with Rebels at home
Barnum notched its biggest W of the winter last Friday, when the Bombers beat Moose Lake-Willow River 47-38, repaying the rival Rebels for a...
sports/Bombers & Rebels
February 16, 2017 - 3:14pm
December 17, 2016
Rebels rally past rival Bombers
"Barnum has always been one of the most fun teams to play since I was little," he said of the two teams that will meet again Feb. 10 at Barnum....
December 17, 2016 - 1:13pm
Rebels rally past rival Bombers
"It was a big win; everybody was having a good time," Barrett said. "We knew this would be a little personal for coach, but every game we are...
December 17, 2016 - 11:59am
December 16, 2016
Barnum grad revisits Pearl Harbor … 75 years later
“I remember seeing little water fountains shoot up as the machine gun bullets went through the bottom of the plane,” he said. “They hit...
December 16, 2016 - 9:58am
November 5, 2016
ELECTION 2016: Barnum City Council candidates
Voters in Barnum will choose two city councilors for Barnum out of three candidates on Nov. 8. The Pine Journal asked council candidates the three following questions. Their answers are numbered to go with the question below each candidate's name. (Answers were limited to a certain...
November 5, 2016 - 9:33pm
September 11, 2016
Rebels retain the Little Brown Jug - again
"It's tough to lose this many in a row, but we're moving in the right direction," Klyve said. "Getting that first win will feel good. They're...
September 11, 2016 - 3:59pm
September 1, 2016
VOLLEYBALL PREVIEWS: County teams, FDLTCC start fall in rebuilding mode
Pine Journal sports writer Tyler Korby previews the volleyball season for the smaller county schools and the FDLTCC Thunder, with a special focus...
September 1, 2016 - 8:02pm
August 6, 2016
State test results mixed for Carlton County
Carlton County schools offered mixed performances on recent Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA) standardized tests given to students this spring. Tests in reading, math and science were given to students across the grade spectrum, with statewide reading and science scores slightly...
August 6, 2016 - 10:24am
July 29, 2016
Man sentenced in Barnum woman’s kidnapping
The victim said she had just returned home from work and began to prepare dinner when Rodriguez appeared in her home. The suspect brandished a handgun and ordered the woman to give her all the money in her billfold - $326 - and drive him in her car to Pine County. The victim said...
July 29, 2016 - 4:39pm
July 14, 2016
Heavy rains lead to flash flooding in Barnum, Moose Lake … again
While Carlton County spent much of Monday under storm clouds and rain that ranged from a deluge to a steady downpour punctuated by frequent lightning...
July 14, 2016 - 11:14am
June 16, 2016
Man accused of Barnum robbery, kidnapping
A man was arrested Tuesday after robbing a woman in her Barnum home and forcing her to drive him to Pine County. The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office reported a woman returned home Monday to find an unknown man in her home. The man displayed a handgun, robbed her and forced her to...
June 16, 2016 - 1:12pm