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Wilkinson remembers the constant noise of Vietnam
Carlton County Court Report: October 9, 2017
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Local veterans share concerns with Sen. Klobuchar
Carlton County Court Report: October 6-8, 2017
SEMISTATE UPDATE: Rebels run out of steam against Arrows
Storm surge overwhelms Cardinals
CEC's Suominen, relay team swim to state meet
Lumberjacks stage comeback win over Becker
Red-hot Rebels roll on to the Bank
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Esther Mildred Kusch
Frances Dorraine Backa
Kenneth Clyde Beise
The Rural-Urban Connection: Why industrial arts matter
To the editor: Police chief appointment is positive move
Wright-Cromwell News: Nov 9 2017
Slices of Life: Lost in time
To the editor: Last chance for Carlton School District taxpayers
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
Duluth-based crime writer at library Tuesday
arts and entertainment
Doug & Ginny Olson
Birth Announcement: Charlee Rosemary Eastvold,
Birth Announcement: Ellin James St. John
Birth Announcement: Kenna Marie Reimer
Annual River Run races promote fitness and fun ... and the scenery is pretty good too
Good waterfowl opener expected this weekend
It’s time to fall in love with autumn again
Runners go with the flow at annual River Run
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April 30, 2016
Board debates budget process, supports pipeline
In some cases, particularly when dealing with state allocations to county budgets, early might not be the best option, according to county accounting staff, who said budgeting too early might lead to double the work.
April 30, 2016 - 12:26pm
April 18, 2016
County board moves to hire new medical examiner
County Coordinator Dennis Genereau presented the findings of a search for a new medical examiner to the board during its regular session Tuesday...
April 18, 2016 - 3:11pm
April 1, 2016
County loses public services leader
“I feel like we’ve gotten so much done, we have so much to work with in this county,” Lee said, calling the Carlton County Board “gutsy...
April 1, 2016 - 1:33pm
March 12, 2016
County approves gravel pit request, passes decorum rules
“Let me make it clear,” Cunningham told the board, explaining that the permit does have teeth. “If they are not in compliance by June 1, there’s no act of God, they need to be in compliance by June 1 [or the county will pursue revocation of the permit],” she said. Cunningham...
March 12, 2016 - 10:30am
January 10, 2016
CARLTON COUNTY BOARD: Proulx to lead county commissioners
The Carlton County Board of Commissioners spent its first meeting of the new year getting organized. Tom Proulx, District 3 commissioner, was elected chairperson of the board at its annual session Tuesday morning. District 5 Commissioner Gary Peterson was elected vice-chair, replacing...
January 10, 2016 - 1:25pm
November 15, 2015
CARLTON COUNTY BOARD: Recycling costs balance out for county
In 2007, a Carlton County resident would have paid $90 to dispose of a console TV at the county transfer station, according toHeather Cunningham, director of Zoning and Environmental Services. Now the cost is $5. That means state legislation to require that manufacturers pay the...
November 15, 2015 - 1:08pm
October 30, 2015
CARLTON COUNTY BOARD: Board applauds skatepark efforts
Representatives of the Cloquet Skatepark Club — most of them teenagers, dressed smartly in dress shirts and ties — made their second stop...
October 30, 2015 - 6:27pm
October 3, 2015
City, county approve smaller levy increases
The money for the improvements of city parks does not come out of the levy funding; the park improvements are being paid for out of funds generated by the city sales tax that was added in 2013.
October 3, 2015 - 10:27am
September 11, 2015
COUNTY BOARD: County supports pipeline
The Carlton County Board of Commissioners tackled everything from pipeline support to the budget to local side-effects of the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) on the county’s Public Health and Human Services (PHHS) department. Commissioners voted unanimously and with no discussion...
September 11, 2015 - 12:48pm
September 6, 2015
Committee of the whole mediates bridge issue
It took an hour, but members of the Carlton County Committee of the Whole may have resolved an issue that’s been causing problems for resident Jim Filipek, the Automba Township Board, and Carlton County for months and even years.
September 6, 2015 - 10:57am
May 16, 2015
School/county social worker debate escalates
An attempt by Carlton County Public Health and Human Services (CCHHS) to improve services to school districts in the county appears to have backfired.
May 16, 2015 - 9:32am
April 17, 2015
Employee costs, evaluations dominate county board meeting
The various schools in Carlton County will likely see an increase in family school support workers, but that will also mean an increase in costs associated with the positions, which provide a range of different services to students and staff at the schools.
April 17, 2015 - 2:01am
March 4, 2015
County considers increasing number of family school support workers
Schools in Carlton County have requested the county consider an increase in family school support workers, particularly in the area of children’s mental health.
March 4, 2015 - 3:48pm
February 6, 2015
Liberalis set to close its doors
After nearly three decades of service to the community, it looks as though the Liberalis Chemical Dependency CARE (Chemical Addiction Recovery...
February 6, 2015 - 10:20am
County considers hosting international conference — in Duluth
The good news is that Carlton County has been asked to host a major international conference in 2016. The bad news is that there's nowhere to hold it.
February 6, 2015 - 9:17am