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Council debates park power
UPDATE: Council sets special meeting for city administrator search
Voyageur's Park gets a redo
July Fourth preparations lack only volunteers
Carlton County Court Report: May 3, 2017
Former Lumberjack to captain UMD men's hockey team
Esko's Donahue fights the 100-yard war
Cloquet's Bender signs letter of intent with Bulldogs
Eskomos earn fourth at state
Carlton concludes special season on the diamond
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Nora Elizabeth Doble
Karl Friedrich Loosen
Gregory Allen Dahl
Deacon Terence "Terry" F. Twomey
Stewart "Dugan" James Nephew
Read a print version of the paper -- online!
To the Editor: School district needs to save money
All-Night Grad Party is a huge success
Vote 'no' on Carlton referendum
To the Editor: Input encouraged at public meetings on Line 3 Replacement Project
The joy of worrying
Three boys on the beach
Wright-Cromwell News June 8 2017
Hitting the sauce
Wright-Cromwell News June 1, 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Ruth and Keith Reeves are always fishing for adventure
It's a summer for the ages at the Encore
Minnesota State Fair announces new foods for 2017
Nothing is impossible if you work toward achieving it
Let kids play with their food? Sure, sometimes!
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
Birth Announcement: Aubrey Anne Nelson
Birth Announcement: Logan William Jarvi
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: Toad Time Begins in Mid May
Northland couple offer a helping hand for ducks
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
Cloquet Area Fire District
June 15, 2017
Apartment fire displaces five in Cloquet
The fire started in an upstairs apartment and did moderate damage to the lower apartment.
June 15, 2017 - 11:15am
May 13, 2017
Firefighters welcome new fire engine
"Custom built fire engines are more maneuverable with shorter wheel bases, have better braking, and more rigid frames which make them safer for...
May 13, 2017 - 8:25am
May 2, 2017
Cloquet Area Fire District receives K9 multi-threat vest
Wish is a high-drive K9 who loves to work fire scenes.
May 2, 2017 - 11:52am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Recent city actions raise a lot of questions in Cloquet
In regard to the March 16 "emergency city council meeting," after reading the City Council Handbook (which can be accessed through the city website...
April 2, 2017 - 4:08pm
January 9, 2017
There’s a new fire station in Cloquet’s future
In 2009 there were about 1,800 calls. In 2016, CAFD received 3,000 emergency calls and 43 calls in the 60 hours prior to this interview.
January 9, 2017 - 6:37am
December 2, 2016
CAFD earns recognition
This award was presented to Buhs in recognition for her outstanding leadership skills in promoting fire and life safety education in the community and the state of Minnesota as well as her exemplary commitment and dedication of proactive efforts of prevention.
December 2, 2016 - 2:22pm
November 19, 2016
Cloquet man shares story of river rescue
“From there we got him in a four-wheeler and transported him out to an ambulance,” Kolodge said, adding that the man was “very hypothermic”...
November 19, 2016 - 9:36am
September 25, 2016
Fire district to offer free hands-only CPR classes
Science shows that heart attack victims who receive early CPR and defibrillation have a better chance of surviving. As well, according to a report from the American Heart Association, bystander CPR is performed in only 45.9 percent of bystander-witnessed cardiac arrests.
September 25, 2016 - 11:59am
May 7, 2016
Citizens get to be ‘firefighter for a day’
The building was filled with white theatrical smoke to simulate the visual difficulties encountered by real firefighters when they enter a building....
May 7, 2016 - 11:21am
March 31, 2016
No serious injuries from high speed accident
An accident at the corner of Highway 33 and Doddridge Avenue Tuesday night resulted in damage to two vehicles but no serious injuries. “It...
March 31, 2016 - 3:03pm
January 14, 2016
Family of five escapes carbon monoxide poisoning
Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless and tasteless gas that can be fatal when inhaled. Symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning include headache, fatigue, weakness, shortness of breath and nausea, which are sometimes dismissed as a “touch of the flu.”
January 14, 2016 - 3:40pm
December 30, 2010
Outfitting a firefighter
If firefighters protect us, what protects our fighters? Good gear helps. It costs the Cloquet Area Fire District approximately $2,500 to outfit...
December 30, 2010 - 1:00pm
Learning to fight fires ... and diminishing government budgets
As the orange flames grow higher and higher, eventually reaching and climbing across the ceiling, the temperature in the room climbs as well....
December 30, 2010 - 12:43pm
August 6, 2010
Scanlon will join fire district
Scanlon is in. As of last Thursday's Scanlon City Council meeting, the Cloquet Area Fire District welcomed its newest member. Council members...
August 6, 2010 - 12:21pm