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Wrenshall seeks second shot at referendum
Preliminary 2019 budget, tax levy passes
Cloquet man sentenced to 10 years prison for meth
CCHS partners with Smithsonian for exhibit
Highway 33 roundabout nears completion
Gregg, Eskomos ease by rival Rebels
Johnson, Wrens setting new heights
'Jacks blank Blue Jackets
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Willard A. Jessen
Thomas Allen Crewson
Thais Ann Swierceski
Sue Ann Nelson Roe
Glenn C. Maxham
Slices of Life: A happy place defined
judge's view: Patriotism beyond reproach
LETTER: Thankful to those who helped 'Stuff the Bus'
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept 13 2018
Slices of Life: Anyone relate? Didn't think so
Northland Nature: Baby snapping turtles leave the nest
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Birds taking small steps into spring
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
arts and entertainment
Johnna Marie Rostollan
Allen and Dianna Jenkins
Larry & Susan Sell
Warren (Andy) & Sandra (Sandy)
Northland Nature: Baby snapping turtles leave the nest
Talk deer with DNR at Cloquet open house
Bakers' bass bonanza
Cloquet woman wins Tour Divide
August 2, 2018
FOA's final days
FOA will be open from noon to 6 p.m. through Friday, Aug. 3. Cat and dog adoptions are discounted $25 off the regular adoption price. "I wish...
August 2, 2018 - 12:04pm
July 26, 2018
LETTER: Note campaign solicitation laws
Campaign season is well under way and I would like to take this time to remind the candidates and /or their committees that Minnesota Statutes 211B.11, Subdivision 1 prohibits soliciting near polling places. More particularly, a person may not display campaign materials, post signs...
July 26, 2018 - 9:32am
July 23, 2018
An app for that
In the past, county workers had to drive to each area, write down information, take photographs and go back to the office and decipher their...
July 23, 2018 - 8:55am
July 21, 2018
Trail marathon offers muddy challenge
Running a marathon is one thing — running a trail marathon is another beast entirely. Challenges like scrambling up and down muddy hills...
July 21, 2018 - 7:59pm
July 20, 2018
Minnesota Highway 23 reopens
A section of Minnesota Highway 23 damaged by flooding in June reopened Friday, July 13. The damaged section, located at the south fork of the Nemadji River, was impassable after flooding the weekend of June 16 buckled the pavement. The highway has been closed since June 17 due to...
July 20, 2018 - 12:41pm
July 14, 2018
Disaster loans available for Carlton County farmers
Minnesota farmers affected by the recent flooding can also take advantage of a zero-percent disaster loan program offered by the Minnesota Rural Finance Authority (RFA). The program helps farmers cover flood cleanup, repair and replacement costs not covered by insurance. The loans...
July 14, 2018 - 6:57pm
July 13, 2018
Governor declares emergency after severe weather
Gov. Mark Dayton signed an emergency executive order July 5 declaring a peacetime emergency for 36 Minnesota counties and one tribal nation following severe weather and flooding in June.
July 13, 2018 - 9:57am
July 7, 2018
FOA responds to city representatives
Nelson said FOA is still willing to provide impound services for those willing to sign contracts with them. Four townships have signed the new contracts and are receiving uninterrupted impound services.
July 7, 2018 - 2:24pm
July 5, 2018
Apply for emergency food, shelter funds
Carlton County has been chosen to receive $4,925 in federal funds to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. Members of a local board will determine how the awarded funds are to be distributed among the emergency food and shelter programs run by local service...
July 5, 2018 - 11:29am
July 2, 2018
Washington Elementary diverts 5 tons of food waste
Washington Elementary students did things a little differently this past school year due to a new cafeteria initiative.
July 2, 2018 - 5:37am
June 30, 2018
Free Range Film Festival: In a barn, movies for everyone
Every June, around the summer solstice, a Carlton County family hosts a weekend of independent film. In its 15th year, the Free Range Film Festival,...
June 30, 2018 - 8:53pm
Fires of 1918: Oldest survivors in Cloquet are now buildings
When the last train pulled out of Cloquet just after 10 p.m. Oct. 12, 1918, the people jammed in its boxcars watched the city burn as they left....
June 30, 2018 - 8:48pm
June 24, 2018
Carlton County rolls out first annual bike ride
Some people indicated they were happy to use this event to get their bikes out for the season and keep riding, while other serious riders stumbled...
June 24, 2018 - 3:44pm
June 23, 2018
Montano denied bail reduction
A Wisconsin man accused of murdering his uncle in Carlton County appeared for his omnibus hearing at the Carlton County Courthouse Monday afternoon able to talk. James Montano had been assaulted in jail, which resulted in his jaw being wired shut at his previous hearing. Montano,...
June 23, 2018 - 10:18am
June 22, 2018
All washed out
After a 500-year flood in 2012 and a another significant flood event in 2016, most of Carlton County was not surprised by last weekend's heavy rainfall and subsequent high waters. However, at least one unnamed group from Blaine, Minn. had to be rescued Sunday after they got stranded....
June 22, 2018 - 3:30pm