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Cloquet is named to “top beach town” list
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Minnesota State Fair announces new foods for 2017
Nothing is impossible if you work toward achieving it
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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
December 5, 2013
Santa's coming Home for the Holidays, no matter how cold it is
Santa's Home for the Holidays organizers prefer to look on the sunny side of life, even with temperatures for Saturday's annual parade predicted at somewhere around zero degrees Fahrenheit. No matter what, the show -- well, the 6 p.m. parade down Cloquet Avenue downtown -- will go...
December 5, 2013 - 4:24pm
September 6, 2013
Photo page: Labor Day tradition still going strong
The 94th annual Labor Day celebration in Cloquet offered a little bit of everything. An oldtimer's banquet, to honor county residents aged 62...
September 6, 2013 - 10:55am
May 31, 2013
Having a ball on Memorial Day
It turned out to be a nice day, overcast and with a cool breeze, the sun peeping out once in a while for the ninth annual Memorial Day Wiffleball...
May 31, 2013 - 3:20pm
September 29, 2012
Law enforcement scholarships available
Carlton County Sheriff Kelly Lake has announced the Law Enforcement Scholarship Program for 2012. The Minnesota Sheriff's Association (MSA) Board of Directors has established a scholarship fund for the awarding of up to 15 $600 scholarships for this year. These scholarships are due...
September 29, 2012 - 7:22am
September 21, 2012
Mutt Strut a howling success
Last Saturday's Third Annual Friends of Animals Mutt Strut began with a brisk, sunny morning as dogs of all sizes and breeds and their owners...
September 21, 2012 - 4:14pm
July 1, 2012
Historical Society to celebrate Lorren Lindevig Day
CCHS celebrates 'Lorren Lindevig Day' The Carlton County Historical Society will celebrate Lorren Lindevig Day at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at its museum in Cloquet. Lindevig is well known in Carlton County and beyond as an accordionist who has given so much of his time and talents...
July 1, 2012 - 6:30am
May 25, 2012
Memorial Day events set in Carlton County
This year marks the 150th anniversary of "Taps," according to Cloquet historian Joe Peterson - the familiar melody most often sounded at dusk to signal "day is done," or at funerals or special ceremonies as a final tribute to one who has served in the military. "Taps" will no doubt...
May 25, 2012 - 4:14pm
April 13, 2012
Easter Egg hunt in Cloquet has EGGcellent turnout
There were more people at Pine Valley Saturday morning than most folks had ever seen in Cloquet's woodland park. Unfortunately, there weren't...
April 13, 2012 - 3:42pm
April 7, 2012
Cravaack staff to conduct mobile office in Atkinson Township
U.S. Representative Chip Cravaack (MN District 8) has announced his staff will conduct a mobile office in Atkinson Township from 5-6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 9, at the Carlton County Transportation Building, 1630 County Road 61, Carlton. "These mobile offices will provide residents...
April 7, 2012 - 8:50am
April 2, 2012
Local students awarded in district patriotism contest
District 8 VFW Auxiliary Chairman Barbara Richtsmeier has awarded Cloquet students first through third place in the annual patriotism contests at the district level. Category I, for students in kindergarten through second grade, is a drawing of the Statue of Liberty. Category II,...
April 2, 2012 - 5:12am
April 1, 2012
County Seat Theater to open season with 'Steel Magnolias'
The County Seat Theater Company (CST) will open its 26th season with "Steel Magnolias" by Robert Harling. It was performed by CST in 1999, and...
April 1, 2012 - 7:38am
March 29, 2012
CHS student to receive Red Cross Hero Award
After Cloquet High School student Kody Denison helped administer CPR to revive his little sister Kenadie following a seizure, he didn't talk...
March 29, 2012 - 7:30pm
February 27, 2012
Carlton elementary principal receives leadership award
The Minnesota Elementary School Principals' Association (MESPA) recognized BJ Berg, principal of South Terrace Elementary in Carlton, with the...
February 27, 2012 - 7:40am
February 26, 2012
Bethesda Lutheran caps off year-long anniversary celebration
Bethesda Evangelical Lutheran Church in Carlton capped off its year-long celebration commemorating the church's125th year on Sunday, Jan. 29. With...
February 26, 2012 - 9:32am
February 16, 2012
Wood City Riders winning raffle winner
Winning the Wood City Riders Snowmobile Club raffle is Brenda Bednar (center) of Willow River. Club President Bill Soboleski (right) and Cheers...
February 16, 2012 - 6:47pm