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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
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Helen Marie Korpela
Helen C. Lekander
Dennis Lee Olson
Dawn Marie Northrup
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SLICES OF LIFE: House or home?
GUEST COMMENTARY: County attorney's actions a 'black eye' on county
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GUEST COMMENTARY: Are truth and freedom getting flushed away?
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
SLICES OF LIFE: Winning the lottery
Slices of Life: Try kindness --EMDASH-- it's free
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
Tom & Monica Martin
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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
February 24, 2018
Scoreboard: Feb. 23
Weekly sports statistics for Carlton County teams
February 24, 2018 - 12:08pm
February 23, 2018
NORDIC: Ripp takes 15th at State
Great snow conditions greeted skiers at the Minnesota State High School Nordic ski meet Thursday, Feb. 15, at Giants Ridge. Two Cloquet-Esko-Carlton...
February 23, 2018 - 10:17am
February 22, 2018
HOCKEY: Marshall stops CEC in quarterfinal
The Hilltoppers, who were playing at Cloquet in the quarterfinals for the third consecutive year, raced off to a 3-0 first period lead and led...
February 22, 2018 - 4:09pm
Grand Rapids ends CEC wrestling team's season
The Lumberjacks won their first dual meet in the Section 7AA tournament 54-30 over Greenway/Nashwauk-Keewatin, but were eliminated 59-16 by Grand Rapids in the second round. With the individual section meet scheduled for Friday, Feb. 23, and Saturday, Feb. 24, in Milaca, there's one...
February 22, 2018 - 4:03pm
February 16, 2018
No joy after quadruple OT
The Lumberjacks saw their season end with a heartbreaking 1-0 quadruple-overtime loss to Hibbing-Chisholm Thursday night in Cloquet, while the Rebels fell 3-1 in their quarterfinal game at International Falls.
February 16, 2018 - 2:45pm
'Jacks send two to state
"Our girls team is rebuilding this year after losing Erika Fox and Anya Maijala to graduation last year," explained Sorenson. "Both were perennial state powers. Franny Slater has taken over as our leader both on and off the snow. She skied the pursuit race of her life in the section...
February 16, 2018 - 1:13pm
February 2, 2018
'Jacks shut out Storm
CEC has two games remaining in its regular season — Thursday, Feb. 1, against Duluth Marshall and Saturday, Feb. 3, against Thief River...
February 2, 2018 - 8:44am
January 27, 2018
CEC takes third against top-ranked schools
"I am very happy with how the team is progressing," CEC coach Al Denman said. "Overall, this team is very competitive for their age. I feel they...
January 27, 2018 - 11:32am
January 25, 2018
'Jacks ride 4-win streak
"Kade Bender has been out for awhile and he's a big bull for us," Smalley said. "(Dru) Senich has been out for about six weeks with a broken...
January 25, 2018 - 4:52pm
January 20, 2018
Small team provides opportunity at Mont du Lac
>"Our numbers were smaller than usual," coach Ryan Zimny said. But there's an upside to the smaller numbers.
January 20, 2018 - 2:58pm
CEC boys eye state; girls team 'reloading'
The CEC boys took third place in a loaded field that also featured section powers Grand Rapids and Ely. "If I had to pick, I would say Grand...
January 20, 2018 - 2:53pm
January 11, 2018
Pair of wins snap CEC losing skid
With nine games to play in the regular season and six of them at home, Olin still knows that nothing will come easy for her team. "We have a tough stretch of schedule against some good teams," she said. "We play Cambridge (13-4); we play at Andover (10-5-1); we play Proctor-Hermantown...
January 11, 2018 - 6:41pm
January 5, 2018
How to win at hockey without really shooting
"If you take away those minutes, we're on a winning streak," coach Kevin Smalley said. "But you don't take away those minutes, of course, so...
January 5, 2018 - 1:53pm
December 31, 2017
Longtime coach in final season
Sorenson, who spent much of 2015-16 battling aggressive prostate cancer, has returned for a 38th — and this time, final — season...
December 31, 2017 - 1:28pm
December 26, 2017
Alpine team enjoys early snow
"We've bought some rental equipment that's in good shape for our kids to use, and some of it in smaller sizes so the junior high kids can try it out and see if they like the sport.
December 26, 2017 - 8:05am