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Carlton County Court Report: January 10, 2017
County commits funds to tackle blight
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CEC crowns five conference wrestling champs
Rebel girls end great season with loss to Bluejackets
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CEC girls hockey team falls in first round of playoffs
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May 22, 2014
’Jacks enter playoffs with best chance in 10 years
The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys tennis team had a chance to win an outright Lake Superior Conference Championship last Wednesday against Hermantown, but the ’Jacks fell 4-3 to finish in what will likely be a three-way tie for the conference championship.
May 22, 2014 - 8:31am
May 8, 2014
CEC boys in the midst of 'Hell Week'
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys tennis Coach Steve Rickstrom calls this week “Hell Week.” But it could turn into heaven for his Lumberjacks, who...
May 8, 2014 - 8:35am
February 6, 2014
DeRoucher is headed to State
Alex DeRocher earned a place at Wednesday’s state meet at Giants Ridge. DeRocher finished ninth overall after two runs, making the state grade for placing among the top 12.
February 6, 2014 - 9:45am
'Jacks win in sweet revenge match over East
Hunter Roberts’ goal at 6:28 of the third period snapped a 1-1 tie and Zack Strom made the lead stand up in goal as the ’Jacks snapped a...
February 6, 2014 - 8:20am
February 5, 2014
It's playoff time for 'Jacks, Rebels
As expected, the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls hockey team earned the sixth seed in the coming Section 7AA tournament, and will travel to Grand Rapids-Greenway this Thursday night.
February 5, 2014 - 5:11pm
January 30, 2014
'Jacks end regular season early, but on a high note
The regular season has come to a premature end for the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls’ hockey team.
January 30, 2014 - 1:27pm
CEC girls dominate conference in Nordic skiing
The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls won another Lake Superior Conference title last Friday. The meet was embedded in the Duluth East Invitational...
January 30, 2014 - 7:34am
January 23, 2014
Lumberjacks shine at Hockey Day Minnesota
The ’Jacks subdued Rochester Lourdes 4-1 at Elk River’s Handke Pit as part of “Hockey Day in Minnesota.”
January 23, 2014 - 8:17am
January 16, 2014
Esko skier embraces training
The cold snap, or “polar vortex,” that struck the Northland earlier this month didn’t figure to make for fertile training for any athlete,...
January 16, 2014 - 11:06am
December 19, 2013
Lumberjacks play is inconsistent, but shows promise
The young Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey team got two tests last week in its search for improvement. One went better than the other.
December 19, 2013 - 3:53pm
December 12, 2013
Lumberjacks put two checks in the win column
It took a few games, but the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey team shifted its offense into high gear this week to pick up its first two wins of the young season. The 'Jacks rode two first-period goals to a 3-1 win over South St. Paul on Saturday night at Northwoods Credit Union...
December 12, 2013 - 10:28am
November 21, 2013
CEC girls looking for first victory
Makayla Langenbrunner loves hockey so much she's willing to play her favorite sport wearing a green cast. The Cloquet sophomore's never-give-up...
November 21, 2013 - 12:33pm
Top scorers gone, but CEC hockey squad is 'energized'
If you don't recognize a good portion of the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey program when it takes the ice for Friday night's season opening...
November 21, 2013 - 11:31am
October 17, 2013
Tennis players eliminated in Section play
Three of the four Cloquet-Esko-Carlton entrants in the Section 7AA individual tennis tournament won their first-round matches last Thursday in Duluth, but all team members were eliminated in second-round play. In singles, fourth seed Breanne Baker defeated Emily Anderson of St. Francis...
October 17, 2013 - 4:41pm
Man down: CEC conquered in OT
If facing arch-rival Hermantown in a postseason scenario wasn't already difficult, the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys soccer team played most of the elimination game a man down. Making use of their man-advantage, the Hawks downed the Lumberjacks 4-3 in overtime in a Section 7A boys soccer...
October 17, 2013 - 10:34am