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Distracted driving is a choice, choose wisely
Franken, constituents talk high drug costs
Rummage sale to benefit humane society
FOA seeks funds to help offset construction costs at new shelter
Carlton County Court Report: March 11-12, 2017
Young Rebels team making strides
Wilderness win decisively in Game Five, play Aberdeen in Cloquet this weekend
Experienced Eskomos begin with balance
Scoreboard - April 27 edition
Northland snowboarders finish on top in regional, national competitions
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
BETTY CHRISTINA BRUMMER
CYNTHIA G. 'SIS' OLSON
ELAINE HELEN GUTZ
FRANK BLAINE THOMPSON
PATRICIA ANN SCHMITZ
LETTERS: Problems between police union and administration nothing new
LETTER: Get involved, ask your councilors for answers
LETTERS: Police criticism is undeserved, incorrect
LETTER: The Labor Day Celebration baton has been passed
Notes from the small pond: King-Kong Dad
Wright Cromwell News: April 20 2017
Slices of Life: Where is your toaster?
Slices of Life: Grilling revisited
Wright-Cromwell News: April 13 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Dancing with Dad
Find out why local chicks are better
No yolk, annual egg hunt is lots of fun
Churches sponsor ‘Walk for Water’ awareness fundraiser April 30
Cloquet High School announces Business Student of the Month
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
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
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
February 24, 2017
Body found, no foul play suspected
Stracek said they aren’t ruling anything out yet, but his best guess is that Martineau died of natural causes.
February 24, 2017 - 10:52am
February 23, 2017
Korby's Top Games
Pine Journal sports writer Tyler Korby shares his thoughts on the local games to watch each week.
February 23, 2017 - 8:09am
February 22, 2017
Lumberjacks squeak by Hilltoppers in double OT
I told them we had plenty of time and that if we played smart, we had time to get into the game and force overtime," Esse said. "And then they...
February 22, 2017 - 9:11pm
February 20, 2017
Peterson gets a presidential invite
Local historian Joe Peterson got a large white envelope in late December. Inside he found an embossed invitation to President Donald Trump's...
February 20, 2017 - 9:56am
EDUCATION CORNER: Thank a school board member today
The Minnesota School Boards Association has set Feb. 20-24 as School Board Recognition Week in Minnesota as a time to build awareness and understanding...
February 20, 2017 - 7:08am
February 19, 2017
OP_ED: Please consider impact of landfill requests on neighbors, city residents
The SKB/Shamrock landfill vote is tentatively scheduled for the March 7 Cloquet City Council meeting. The formal meeting starts at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Cloquet City Hall. While citizens are encouraged to attend, it is not a public hearing. Councilors declined a request...
February 19, 2017 - 9:00am
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo'
The Arrowhead Library System will present the children's program "Old Macdonald Had a Banjo," a free program at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, at the Cloquet Public Library. This children's show imagines a farm full of songs bursting out to entertain, educate and involve the audience in...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 19, 2017 - 8:05am
February 18, 2017
Everything is better in blue jeans, even fundraising
Fancy dress is not required, perhaps that's why the Cloquet Educational Foundation's Blue Jean Ball is such a popular annual event. Maybe it's...
February 18, 2017 - 2:25pm
SLICES OF LIFE: It is hard
It is hard waiting for them to get here because waiting is never easy. And this bout of waiting is the longest 10 months of your life, even though everyone claims it's only nine. Once you've been there and done the math, you know the truth and the truth is often hard.
Columns/Slices of Life
February 18, 2017 - 7:31am
February 17, 2017
Birth Announcement: Kallyn Joy Hjelle
Deborah and Dustin Hjelle of Cloquet, Minn., announce the birth of their daughter, Kallyn Joy Hjelle, born at 8:57 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30, 2017,...
February 17, 2017 - 4:16pm
It's a mad, mad tea party
The County Seat Theater Company will present local performances of "The Mad Tea Party" Feb. 17-19 and 23-26 at the Encore Performing Arts Center...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 17, 2017 - 1:41pm
UPDATED: Body found in wooded area of Cloquet identified, no foul play suspected
Cloquet police say the body of a 33-year-old man was discovered in a wooded area near South Laurel and South Oak streets Monday evening, Feb. 13. Three elementary school-aged boys discovered the man, who they initially thought was still alive and possibly intoxicated. They told a...
February 17, 2017 - 12:25pm
Kids dream big at Inventors' Fair
The hallways at Pine Tree Plaza were crawling with kids, display boards and a mind-boggling array of inventions Friday, from an "aquachair" (think...
February 17, 2017 - 12:13pm
Wilderness edge closer to top
The Minnesota Wilderness are ramping up for another series against the No. 1 team in the Central Division, the Minot Minotauros. The Wilderness are edging closer to that top spot, only six points away after this weekend and a game still in hand. The MN Wilderness host the Minot Minotauros...
February 17, 2017 - 12:09pm
LETTER: Ms. Christmas has another successful year
The recent Christmas was an ultimate success as Ms. Christmas charity was able to give to more than 2,000 individuals (adults with disabilities in nursing homes, group homes and assisted living facilities) in St. Louis and Carlton counties.
February 17, 2017 - 12:06pm