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Firefighters, sheriff recognized by Emergency Medical Service group
Carlton County Court Report: February 5, 2015
School district uncertain if it will consider other architects, construction managers
School consolidation talks reach stalemate
Former investment adviser ordered to pay $423,000 in damages
IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD: Wilderness adventure!
Scoreboard - February 26, 2015 edition
Nordic noshing at its best
LARGE SCHOOLS BASKETBALL PLAYOFF PREVIEW: Big teams, big dreams
JUNIOR SPECTACULAR: Heren ready to ‘rip it up’
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
GAIL ELISABETH BRADFORD
MARJORIE LOUISE LEVINSKI
WILLIAM M. MUDEK
AURELIOUS J. CONNORS
Patrick M. LaVoy
OUR VIEW: Stop the bleeding
Good Samaritans still exist
Vote was ‘yes’ to new school, but also to controlling spending
OUR VIEW: The referendum passed … and it’s time to work even smarter, Cloquet
Cloquet student fans demonstrated great school spirit
In Our Own Backyard...Cold comfort
Notes from the Small Pond...Optimism
Slices of Life...Things that go thump in the attic
In Our Own Backyard...Eat your heart out
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
‘Old Jake’s skirts’ delivers both humor and heart
Hockey coach mentored youth – on and off the ice
Public encouraged to maintain high vaccination rates
OUR NEIGHBORS...‘Get outside and get muddy’
arts and entertainment
Ostrander welcomes baby girl
Couples file for marriage certificates
Mielkes announce birth of daughter Alexis
Daughter born to Nynas family
caring and sharing
It’s better to be a turkey than a shrew this winter
Fond du Lac police make heroin bust after traffic stop
December 30, 2011
Elementary students shine 'Lights of Love'
The Community Memorial Hospital Auxiliary sponsored an essay contest this year in conjunction with the hospital's annual "Lights of Love" Ceremony...
education / life
December 30, 2011 - 1:12pm
December 8, 2011
BAYSIDE CHATTER: Football awards given
The Mariners had their end of the season football banquet on Sunday to celebrate a 2011 season which had an unexpected magical run to the state tournament that uplifted the program, school, and community. The team also announced their end of the season awards. The top freshman was...
basketball / community / football / hockey
December 8, 2011 - 12:20pm
Crowds come 'Home for the Holidays'
Seven firefighters decorated for six hours in Scanlon Saturday for the Home for the Holidays parade, painstakingly stringing colored lights along...
arts and entertainment
December 8, 2011 - 11:15am
December 3, 2011
Community Thanksgiving Buffet draws hundreds in Cloquet, thousands in Duluth
Cloquet's sixth annual Community Thanksgiving Buffet came together, once again, thanks to the efforts of many different organizations across...
caring and sharing
December 3, 2011 - 12:00pm
November 22, 2011
Community Thanksgiving Dinner to be held at Zion
The Sixth Annual Thanksgiving Buffet will offer all area residents a free Thanksgiving dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, at Zion Lutheran Church, 1000 Washington Ave., Cloquet. The event is sponsored by The College of St. Scholastica and Carlton County community. Some...
November 22, 2011 - 11:31am
November 21, 2011
Carlton County Salvation Army to kick off its 2011 Red Kettle Campaign
The Carlton County Salvation Army will kick off its 2011 Red Kettle Christmas Campaign on Tuesday, Nov. 22, at the Streetcar, 232 Chestnut St., Carlton from 3:30-6:30 p.m. "The Red Kettle is more important than ever this year," said Captain Ruth Gibbons. "In these tough economic...
caring and sharing
November 21, 2011 - 12:53pm
November 20, 2011
Slices of Life... Giving thanks - all year long
Gratitude. We all acknowledge the inherent value of being grateful - at least we do on the last Thursday in November. We fill our mouths and our stomachs with too much good food and spend a moment or a mealtime pondering the things we are thankful for. We may even go around the table...
opinion / Slices of Life
November 20, 2011 - 11:29am
November 18, 2011
After excitment wanes, day two is about the hunt
On the second day of Minnesota's deer season, a somber sky rides low over the land, softening the edges of the distant ridges. This is the way deer season is supposed to look. Everything has changed now. All of the back-slapping reunions at the shack are behind the hunters. All of...
community / outdoors
November 18, 2011 - 11:54am
November 10, 2011
In Honor of those who serve - Charlie Lembke
Charlie Lembke actually served in two different wars: Korea and Vietnam. A career Army man, Lembke was drafted almost as soon as he registered. "I'm...
November 10, 2011 - 1:36pm
In Honor of those who serve - Tristin Eastvold
Tristin Eastvold of Wrenshall served in the Army National Guard from 2002 until June 2011. After six months of training in Camp Shelby, Miss.,...
November 10, 2011 - 1:35pm
In Honor of those who serve - Adam Johnson
Adam Johnson enlisted in the United States Army 100 days after 9/11, when he was 17 years old. He attended Basic Training between his junior...
November 10, 2011 - 1:33pm
In Honor of those who serve - Jim Burman
Jim Burman served in both Okinawa and the Philippines during World War II. He was a gunner on a 50-caliber turret gun in the 284th AAA Gun Battalion. He volunteered. "I was one of the last ones that got in," said Burman, now 84. "There was no work at the time and I had just recently...
November 10, 2011 - 1:31pm
In Honor of those who serve - Ruth Ezell
Now 90 years old, Ruth Ezell quit school and signed up for the Women's Army Corps (WAC) in 1942. "They were only training WACs for office work...
November 10, 2011 - 1:30pm
In Honor of those who serve - Ted Erickson
Ted Erickson served in the Army's 9th Infantry Division in Vietnam's Mekong Delta during 1968 and 1969. The Wrenshall man was drafted by the...
November 10, 2011 - 1:28pm