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Outstanding seniors honored at Carlton County Fair
Rodd swoons over swine
Carlton County Court Report: August 10, 2016
Scrubs Camp opens eyes about saving lives
MCCU announces scholarships
Lumberjacks, Eskomos kick off the fall
Cardinals seek to continue rich tradition
Girls tennis starts fast and furious
The future looks bright for CEC swim team
Rebels, Bombers will start with battle for Brown Jug
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
MILTON HERBERT WALLIN
GERALD EUGENE SMALL
RUBY ELEANOR LUNDQUIST
KENNETH GEORGE REYNOLDS
GEORGE 'PEEWEE' NEAL LAVOIE
Guest Commentary: The media’s responsibility to our democracy
To the Editor: Stop bear hunting
To the Editor:The school board’s Wednesday night surprise
Guest Commentary: What does Congress need? Your attention!
Guest Commentary: WINDOW celebrates 30 years of community service
The “RIGHT” Slant: Laugh clown, laugh
Wright-Cromwell News Aug 26 2016
Slices of Life:Four more years
Wright-Cromwell News August 18 2016
The “RIGHT” Slant: Beach Boys turn back clock
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
OUR NEIGHBORS: Opportunity awaits for this willing, young man
Go back in time with the Lakehead Harvest Show
Wood City ROCKS
Cloquet museum hosts Labor Day program
Basketball league brings the community together
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Charlie Katherine Elizabeth Mayo
Birth Announcement: Zak Jon LeMay
Birth Announcement: Ruth Mae Gunderson
Birth Announcement: Oskari Niilo Bergstedt
Birth Announcement: Kamden Taylor Houck
caring and sharing
Jay Cooke State Park announces 125th anniversary celebration
Deer numbers on the rise as hunters look forward to deer season
First new bat species discovered in Minnesota in more than a century
PADDLEMANIA! Kayakers splish, splash and even get stuck
Runners reach ultimate goals at Voyageur
November 27, 2015
Karate training comes full circle for Wrenshall grad
Young Mason Bergeron was drawn to Okinawa like a moth is drawn to flame. Now 34, the United States Air Force sergeant, Moose Lake native and...
November 27, 2015 - 2:01pm
November 19, 2015
Michigan homicide suspect will be extradited
An ex-convict from Michigan — who led local law enforcement officers on a high speed chase that lasted some 13 minutes and reached speeds of...
November 19, 2015 - 11:57am
November 9, 2015
GUEST VIEW: Community needs to understand and be realistic about treatment for opiate addiction
I attended the Carlton County Opioid and Heroin Community Forum Oct. 5 at the Forestry Center in Cloquet. This was an important and informative gathering. The large number of community members who took time to attend indicates the importance of the subject to the area’s people....
November 9, 2015 - 9:03am
October 26, 2015
January trial scheduled in K9 assault case
CARLTON—A January trial date has been set for a Ramsey County sheriff’s deputy accused of assaulting his K9 partner while attending a training event in Carlton County. Brett Arthur Berry, 48, appeared briefly in Carlton County Court on Wednesday for a pretrial conference....
October 26, 2015 - 4:07pm
September 9, 2015
KORBY'S CORNER: Home Sweet Home
UNDERWOOD, Minn.—Last Friday, Jeff Gronner and his Cromwell-Wright football team school bused 3½ hours westward to the small Minnesota town...
sports/Cardinals & Ogichidaa
September 9, 2015 - 9:54pm
August 23, 2015
Local pipeline hearings set for Wednesday, Aug. 26
Two public meetings on the proposed Enbridge Line 3 pipeline are set for 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, at the Carlton County Transportation building, 1630 County Road 61. The 1,031-mile Pipeline No. 3 would replace the company’s 1968-vintage Line No. 3, and would bring...
August 23, 2015 - 8:49am
July 13, 2015
County fights back against benefit fraud
Fraud investigator Osten Berg said — in contrast to some popular opinion — public assistance fraud is relatively rare. However, there are those who do try to scam the system, he said, before explaining to the Carlton County Committee of the Whole members Tuesday exactly what...
July 13, 2015 - 8:51am
May 24, 2015
No fowl allowed
Although the H5N2 bird flu virus has had a devastating effect in Minnesota, there have not been any cases in the northern part of the state....
May 24, 2015 - 7:50am
May 14, 2015
CAFD arson dog in the spotlight during Arson Awareness week
As handler of the only accelerant detection dog in the state, it seems fitting that Jason Maki and his dog, Wish, can be found posing together...
May 14, 2015 - 11:07am
May 10, 2015
Posse calm under fire and sirens
The Carlton County Mounted Posse took part in its annual sensory training drills on a beautiful sunny morning to take part in a variety of tests,...
May 10, 2015 - 9:58am
May 8, 2015
TENNIS: Lumberjack boys are making their mark in 7A
The Section 7A tennis team playoffs begin next week, and there’s a new team fighting for a spot at the top. Coach Derek Johnson believes...
May 8, 2015 - 2:52pm
April 10, 2015
It’s time again to swing into spring! A time it seems all northern Minnesotans look forward to…warmer weather, brighter days, flowers and gardening, to name just a few. We often even have more spring in our step! If this describes you and you have a bit of energy to share, will...
April 10, 2015 - 3:55pm
Pitch perfect outlook: Cloquet confident on mound
Pine Journal reporter Tyler Korby takes an in-depth look at the Lumberjacks baseball team and hits the highlights of other Carlton County high...
April 10, 2015 - 10:26am
April 1, 2015
Carlton County to distribute federal funds to emergency food and shelter programs
Carlton County has been awarded federal funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) under the Emergency Food and Shelter Board Program. Carlton County has been chosen to receive $4,700 to supplement emergency...
April 1, 2015 - 7:48am
March 30, 2015
COUNTY BOARD: County votes to stand by medical examiner
Carlton County Commissioners unanimously voted to continue with the services of Medical Examiner Thomas Uncini during their adjourned session on Tuesday. Uncini, who has only been medical examiner for Carlton County for the past two months, was at the center of a controversy that...
March 30, 2015 - 3:03pm