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Tribal councilor won't face theft charges, petition dismissed
USG Cloquet plant fined for air violations
SCHOOL BOARD: Paraprofessionals want health care benefits; district considers budget cuts
NEWS BRIEFS (March 8, 2018)
Police complaint prompts closed meeting
Prep boys basketball: Esko wins title, hands Devney 500th victory
Boys basketball: 'Jacks fall in 7AAA final
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko focuses on final
PLAYOFF ROUNDUP: Wrens still standing in 7A
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko, Cloquet advance to semifinals
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Helen Marie Korpela
Dennis Lee Olson
Dawn Marie Northrup
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GUEST COMMENTARY: County attorney's actions a 'black eye' on county
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GUEST COMMENTARY: Are truth and freedom getting flushed away?
SLICES OF LIFE: Happiness constantly evolves
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
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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'
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Tom & Monica Martin
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We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
December 8, 2017
Fond du Lac tribal councilor faces felony theft charges
A Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa councilor allegedly pocketed a $2,000 check that was intended to finance the construction of a bike...
December 8, 2017 - 3:20pm
Carlton County sending five to All-Star game
The annual All-Star game showcases outstanding senior players from the 2017 Minnesota High School season. The game will be played at U.S. Bank Stadium, with kickoff at 3 p.m. Saturday.
December 8, 2017 - 2:09pm
December 5, 2017
Northland Nature: Large Birds Come to Our Feeders
Like many others who spend the entire cold season in the Northland, I put out food for birds. Unlike some of the local avian feeders, I do not...
December 5, 2017 - 10:55pm
November 27, 2017
Police arrest alleged drug dealer
The criminal complaint stated a reliable informant told officers Pacheco had been bringing large quantities of drugs from the Twin Cities area...
November 27, 2017 - 3:36pm
Carlton County wins big for broadband efforts
Plans include areas along Minnesota Highway 73 north and south of Cromwell, and west of Cromwell along Highway 210 and Rosicky Road. Areas northeast of Cromwell, at the junction of Krogh Road and Dahlman Road will be covered, and the Eagle Lake area southwest of Cromwell is also ...
November 27, 2017 - 12:36pm
November 18, 2017
Board hears Enbridge concerns, approves transfer rate hikes
>A complete list of prices and accepted items at the transfer station, as well as winter hours, are posted on the Carlton County website. Twin Lakes resident Brenda Martini addressed the board with concerns about the proposed Line 3 Replacement Project and the impact it will have...
November 18, 2017 - 10:20am
October 28, 2017
State Patrol identifies driver who died in crash into St. Louis River
Authorities have identified the driver who died when his semi truck crashed into the St. Louis River amid snowy conditions early Friday morning....
October 28, 2017 - 3:34pm
October 26, 2017
9-man teams rise and fall in playoffs
After Janke's first touchdown, from one yard, the Mercuries briefly tied the game on a four-yard run by Drew Dean. But the next time the visitors...
October 26, 2017 - 4:28pm
October 23, 2017
SUICIDE AWARENESS PART I: Suicide walk promotes awareness, connection
So far this year, she said, there have been nine completed suicides in Carlton County. "Suicide doesn't discriminate," Angell said. "It affects...
October 23, 2017 - 2:17pm
October 4, 2017
Sappi honored for investments in Cloquet mill
Sappi found creative ways to keep the business not only surviving, but thriving with the new innovations.
October 4, 2017 - 7:09am
September 25, 2017
GUEST COLUMN: How Brazilians are a lot like us
We recently spent a month in Brazil. You can't help ticking off features you find familiar and those you find strange, and of the latter, those...
September 25, 2017 - 1:15pm
September 10, 2017
Highway 73 Kettle River bridge open to traffic
Carlton County motorists travelling on Highway 73 will no longer encounter a detour. The newly constructed Highway 73 bridge over the west branch of the Kettle River opened to traffic last week. Weekday lane closures will still be needed through Friday, Sept. 15 to complete bridge...
September 10, 2017 - 6:16am
September 9, 2017
Whitebird is a voice for veterans
p>"There are only about 11 of us left," Whitebird said. "Only two died there, the rest ... I know Vietnam vets who died from the war decades...
September 9, 2017 - 10:36am
August 20, 2017
Greater Minnesota: How we're changing
Earlier this year, our state's demographic center published a report that helps clarify the complex relationships among Greater Minnesota counties,...
August 20, 2017 - 1:10pm
Beware counterfeit $50 bills
During the search of the vehicle, detectives located items consistent with making and passing counterfeit currency along with drug paraphernalia and other miscellaneous items.
August 20, 2017 - 6:51am