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Peterson gets a presidential invite
Carlton County Court Report: January 10, 2017
County commits funds to tackle blight
Everything is better in blue jeans, even fundraising
UPDATED: Body found in wooded area of Cloquet identified, no foul play suspected
Wilderness edge closer to top
CEC crowns five conference wrestling champs
Rebel girls end great season with loss to Bluejackets
Nordic: Maijala takes second at state Nordic meet, Ripp takes 11th
CEC girls hockey team falls in first round of playoffs
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Betty Eileen Sandberg
DAVID EDWIN KOECHER
LEWIS ROBERT KLEJESKI
DARLENE FAYE (SCHMITZ) SHORT
BETTY ANN (LECKINGTON) LEHNER
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
OP-ED: My teachers cared, and I can't thank them enough
OP-ED: We are all (mostly) immigrants
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
'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
Pet of the Week
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 21, 2013
Moose Lake bond referendum falls to defeat
The ballots for the Moose Lake school referendum vote were still being counted at 9:30 Tuesday, but Superintendent Bob Indihar said the writing was already on the wall. "The bond was defeated soundly," he reported. "They are still counting but it is obvious." In the end, the final...
May 21, 2013 - 10:39pm
October 4, 2012
Body found near Cloquet in search for missing Floodwood woman
The Cloquet Police Department reported Thursday night that a body was found on a property off Reservation Road outside of Cloquet about 5 p.m. Thursday. Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death as suspicious. The body was taken to the Ramsey County Medical...
October 4, 2012 - 9:15pm
June 15, 2012
Arrest made in 2000 killing of Cloquet woman
The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office announced late Friday that it has made an arrest in a 12-year-old murder case. Joseph John Couture of...
June 15, 2012 - 10:12pm
June 12, 2012
Diver wins re-election as Fond du Lac chair
Karen Diver will once again lead the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa for the next four years. Diver defeated opponent Pete DeFoe...
June 12, 2012 - 10:44pm
March 23, 2012
Cloquet man pleads guilty to Cromwell murders
CARLTON -- Joshua David Martineau testified Friday that he cold-bloodedly shot both Thomas Holm and Holm's girlfriend, Kim Schmitz, to death...
March 23, 2012 - 10:12pm
Woman jumps in front of moving train in Cloquet, pronouced dead
This from the Cloquet Police Department: On Friday September 23, 2011 at approximately 2:30 a.m. a Burlington Northern Railroad employee reported to 911 dispatch that an individual had jumped out in front of a moving train in the area of Broadway Avenue and Avenue B in the city of...
September 23, 2011 - 10:32am
August 5, 2011
Updated: Level 3 sex offender takes up residence in Scanlon
The Cloquet Police Department announced that Level 3 sex offender Joseph John Couture has moved into the area of River Gate Avenue in Scanlon. Couture,...
August 5, 2011 - 1:27pm
March 23, 2011
Two indicted on first-degree murder charges in Cromwell shootings
A Carlton County grand jury has indicted a Cloquet couple on four counts each of first-degree murder for their alleged involvement in the slayings...
March 23, 2011 - 7:00pm
March 2, 2011
UPDATED STORY: Suspects in custody for Cromwell double homicide
Two arrests were made in the early morning hours on Wednesday in the homicide case involving Kim Schmitz and Tom Holm of Cromwell. David Joshua...
March 2, 2011 - 7:02pm
Suspects identified in Carlton County homicides
Two arrests have been made in the January Cromwell homicides of Kim Schmitz and Tom Holm. Arrested at 2 a.m. today in Hennepin County were Rachel...
March 2, 2011 - 10:04am
January 24, 2011
Superior police officer held in Carlton County on assault charges
A Superior police officer is being held in the Carlton County Jail on misdemeanor domestic assault charges. Daniel Hawkin II, 43, of Duluth, a sergeant in the Superior Police Department, was arrested by Duluth police about 11:45 a.m.
January 24, 2011 - 2:06pm
January 10, 2011
Friends identify couple who lived at Cromwell homicide site
EARLIER: Homicide suspected in deaths of Cromwell couple The people living inside the Cromwell home where two people were found killed on Sunday were Tom Holm and Kim Schmitz, numerous people told the News Tribune today. Schmitz's ex-husband, Raymond, said Kim and Tom Holm have...
January 10, 2011 - 10:05am
January 9, 2011
Authorities: Double homicide investigation under way in Carlton County
The Carlton County Sheriff's Department is investigating a crime scene between Cromwell and Sawyer, where a man and woman were found dead, as an apparent result of murder. The Carlton County 911 line received a report of a man found dead in a residence on Krogh Road in Red Clover...
January 9, 2011 - 9:20pm
November 3, 2010
Oberstar concedes, but says he wants role in public service
Congressman Jim Oberstar conceded defeat to opponent Chip Cravaack, ending his 36-year run in Congress. Oberstar, speaking at his office in the Gerald Heaney Federal Building in Duluth, said it wasn't "any one thing" that contributed to his loss, but added that had voter turnout...
November 3, 2010 - 1:51pm
August 18, 2010
UPDATED: Three found dead in Superior home
Friends and family mourned three people found dead of gunshot wounds at a Superior home Wednesday afternoon in what police are calling a probable homicide-suicide. The home's occupants were Matthew Magdzas, who recently returned from a military deployment overseas, April Oles and...
August 18, 2010 - 4:54pm