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SUICIDE AWARENESS PART I: Suicide walk promotes awareness, connection
Pedestrian, driver name released in fatal accident
Pedestrian killed in Cloquet crash
Students send monarchs on trip to Mexico
CAFD tax to rise, building plans move ahead
Cloquet's Nelson is U.S. Open champ
Marshall stuns Lumberjacks in soccer semifinals
Cloquet teams sweep conference meet, aim for sections
CEC tennis finishes season in playoffs
Lumberjacks advance after thrilling shootout win
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Patricia Marie Nelson
Steven Michael Saylor
Kim Diane Holmi
To the Editor: Vote 'Yes' on Cromwell-Wright school bond
To the Editor: Mayor, councilors failed to lead ... again
Guest Commentary: Parting thoughts on high school sports
To the Editor: Enough is enough!
Guest Commentary: The importance of high school coaches
NOTES FROM THE SMALL POND: Suicide Studied
Wright-Cromwell News: Oct. 19 2017
Slices of Life: Miracle oil
Wright-Cromwell News: Oct. 11 2017
Slices of Life: Storing the boat
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
Duluth-based crime writer at library Tuesday
County Seat Theater remakes 'Blithe Spirit'
arts and entertainment
Doug & Ginny Olson
Birth Announcement: Charlee Rosemary Eastvold,
Birth Announcement: Ellin James St. John
Birth Announcement: Kenna Marie Reimer
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
SWCD NEWS: Every 'little bit' helps with conservation
Autumn shows off her colors
Northland Nature: Red meadowhawks continue fall flights
Annual River Run races promote fitness and fun ... and the scenery is pretty good too
The grasshoppers and locusts are all around us now
December 14, 2013
With only a few days until Christmas, most of us are looking forward to the holidays and all that comes with them. There are many programs and activities to take part in, and I'm sure this will enhance your Christmas season. So, from my family to yours, I'm wishing you all a very...
December 14, 2013 - 11:46am
Slices of Life....Hot mama versus cool daddy
I am a hot mama -- although not in the way you might be thinking. I am hot, but I'm not referring to a trendy or hip sort of fashion, which, ironically, might also be thought of as cool. I am hot as in Hades hot. Temperature hot. My husband is not. (Hot in a temperature sort of way,...
December 14, 2013 - 9:51am
December 13, 2013
In Our Own Backyard...The weather outside is frightful
Wool socks. Check. Long underwear. Check. Chopper mitts. Check. Down jacket. Check. I was all bundled up for the subzero temperatures, but...
December 13, 2013 - 1:37pm
December 8, 2013
Slices of Life: Kids say the darndest...
If you're ever around kids for any extended period of time -- or even a not so extended period of time -- you'll observe firsthand they come up with some interesting, unique, hysterical and brutally honest observations about the world as they perceive it. My own offspring are no exception....
December 8, 2013 - 10:29pm
December 7, 2013
In Our Own Backyard...Hurry up and wait
Last weekend I spent 50 minutes of quality time with Janet M. I decided I'd put together one of those family photo books that you can order online from home and pick up at your local store the same day. And since I needed to get Christmas gifts off in the mail, I figured that would...
December 7, 2013 - 2:35pm
December 5, 2013
Cloquet boys basketball team 'on fire'
In the game of basketball, there are times when a team's performance or skills are termed to be "on fire." Last week, though, I believe the Cloquet Middle School boys basketball teams redefined that phrase. Getting ready to travel to nearby Barnum for their season opener last Tuesday...
December 5, 2013 - 12:25pm
November 30, 2013
Wright - Cromwell News
Dianne Knoben and members of the Food Shelf would like to thank all who donated fresh produce to the Tri-Community Food Shelf this past growing season. It was very much appreciated! Monetary donations are appreciated at any time of the year not just during the holiday season. There...
November 30, 2013 - 11:14am
November 29, 2013
Northland Nature: Cranberries and hollies among the red berries now seen in the region
Anything that is not the gray color of tree trunks or the brown shade of the leaves of the forest floor is sure to show up in the woods at this time. Anyone walking here during these AutWin days is going to notice the greens that are mixed with the drab landscape of late November. It...
November 29, 2013 - 11:19am
Slices of Life...Pillow talk
It's human nature. We want what we don't have. It's a condition that often follows us through life. To get what we perceive we don't have -- or didn't have during childhood -- sometimes, as adults, we overcompensate. When she was a girl, my mom had only one doll. As an adult, she...
November 29, 2013 - 11:15am
November 28, 2013
In Our Own Backyard...It's turnin' me inside out!
In a groundswell of pre-holiday enthusiasm, last weekend I decided to take the summer duvet cover off the comforter in the upstairs guest room and replace it with a festive flannel one. It's one of those tasks I have to do early in the day, when I still have lots of enthusiasm left...
November 28, 2013 - 1:17pm
November 27, 2013
From the Catbird Seat...Sports fans, let's be thankful
It's the time of year to be thankful. And if you're a Minnesota sports fan, that means you really haven't had a whole lot of cheer this year. So, as a public service as the holidays approach, I thought I would take a moment or two to pen a (more or less) tongue-in-cheek look at what...
November 27, 2013 - 12:29pm
November 23, 2013
Slices of Life...When weird things make us happy
I have a friend who wondered out loud on Facebook whether it was weird for her to be excited about the purchase of a new vacuum cleaner. There can be only one answer to an outrageous question like this: H-E-double toothpicks, no! A vacuum is worthy of a fair amount of hoopla. It...
November 23, 2013 - 9:23am
November 22, 2013
In Our Own Backyard....Going out in a blaze of - orange
I've grown up around deer hunters. My grandpa was a deer hunter. My dad was a deer hunter. My son is a deer hunter. I never cared to try it myself,...
November 22, 2013 - 1:55pm
November 15, 2013
Wright Cromwell News
I come to you this week with the passing of a former area lady. Phyllis (Johnson) Parviainen, Class of 1954 at Cromwell High School, passed away on Nov.1, 2013 in Blaine, Minn. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 11a.m. with visitation one hour prior at Miller...
November 15, 2013 - 9:49am
November 14, 2013
Slices of Life: Five steps for a quick trip down the aisle
As chief dietary consultant and food preparation specialist in my domicile, I am responsible for the procurement of foodstuffs and other assorted provisions to ensure continuous familial sustenance within our humble abode. In other words, I do the grocery shopping. I've been at...
November 14, 2013 - 1:52pm