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All invited to Saturday’s community powwow
Carlton County Court Report: March 9, 2017
Contract in question for Esko boys basketball coach
Carlton County Court Report: March 8, 2017
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Scoreboard - April 27 edition
Northland snowboarders finish on top in regional, national competitions
Golfers tee off
Wilderness, Brookings each win one in opening playoff series
Eskomos fell 'Jacks in a close one
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
CYNTHIA G. 'SIS' OLSON
ELAINE HELEN GUTZ
FRANK BLAINE THOMPSON
PATRICIA ANN SCHMITZ
HOWARD WAYNE VARGASON
LETTER: The Labor Day Celebration baton has been passed
Thank you, Senator Lourey, for standing up for rural Minnesotans
LETTER: Vote 'no' and ask for better plan
LETTER: Wrenshall debate gets nasty
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
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
Hooterz tradition coming to an end
Picasso and Bear paint the town
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
November 28, 2014
Karly Bergstedt of Esko has received an MBA merit scholarship for the academic year of 2014-2015 from the Labovitz School of Business and Economics...
November 28, 2014 - 11:39am
November 27, 2014
The race debate continues
Discussion of a Cloquet High School pep rally skit earlier this month that sparked debate over alleged racist attitudes continued at Monday’s...
November 27, 2014 - 8:31am
November 20, 2014
Bid on your favorite tree
Pick your favorite from the beautiful decorated tree display in the showroom of Daugherty Appliance, downtown Cloquet (1114 Cloquet Ave.) on...
November 20, 2014 - 2:47pm
November 14, 2014
EDUCATION CORNER: Moose Lake jumps into high gear on school project
By Bob Inidhar So what is the future for Moose Lake Schools now that the school bond referendum has passed? I shifted into the building phase the day after the election at 9 a.m. (perhaps a personal tactical error, as I was up very late the night before waiting for results!)....
November 14, 2014 - 12:02pm
Pep rally skit sparks race debate
A pep rally skit became the subject of a heated debate over alleged racist attitudes at a Cloquet School Board meeting Monday.
November 14, 2014 - 8:20am
November 13, 2014
Cloquet announces Quarter 1 Honor Rolls
“A” HONOR ROLL Grade 9 — Jacob Beekmann, Jordan Bolos, Joshua Bushey, Mollie Chalberg, Dylan Clark, Tyler Conway, Cassandra Curran, Chloe Danielson, Drew Doesken, Alex DuFault, Zachary Dunaiski, Ryan Fredrickson, Armand Garza, Isaac Gaulke, Mitchell Gerlach, Cooper Grashorn,...
November 13, 2014 - 2:25pm
November 6, 2014
Moose Lake referendum storms by voters
Principal Billie Jo Steen graduated from Moose Lake High School in 1992. Now, her children go to Moose Lake schools as well. Steen has been around during all five of the District's failed referendums, so she knew what was at stake during yesterday's sixth referendum vote — the second...
November 6, 2014 - 1:37pm
Plan to hire consolidation consultant takes detour
A couple of weeks ago, the Carlton School Board voted 6-0 in favor of hiring a consultant to lay out a plan for a potential merger between the Carlton and Wrenshall school districts. A week later, the Wrenshall School Board threw something of a curveball.
November 6, 2014 - 1:25pm
November 1, 2014
Cloquet teacher, homeschool liaison honored by Minnesota Indian Education Association
Cloquet’s Wendy Waha and Karen Hedman were both honored for their work by the Minnesota Indian Education Association at its Oct. 16 meetin...
November 1, 2014 - 2:32pm
Walther receives Community Educator of the Year award
Christina Walther, Community Education director for Esko School District, received the Community Educator of the Year award for Region 8 at the...
November 1, 2014 - 6:39am
October 31, 2014
Board takes next steps toward building referendum
The proposal to build a new middle school in Cloquet got one step closer to the ballot box Monday, when school board members unanimously approved several election-related items.
October 31, 2014 - 9:33am
October 24, 2014
Carlton, Wrenshall consolidation movement gains momentum
Members of both the Carlton and Wrenshall school boards took talks of consolidation one step further Monday.
October 24, 2014 - 10:19am
October 17, 2014
Board learns about blending online, classroom learning
The Cloquet School District may soon take another step on the road to online coordination in the classroom.
October 17, 2014 - 9:48am
September 26, 2014
Board approves 14 percent levy hike
The Cloquet School Board set its proposed tax levy for 2015 at approximately $4,885,852 Tuesday night, up from $4,285,929 last year. The increase adds up to $599,922, or approximately 14 percent.
September 26, 2014 - 7:09am
September 19, 2014
EDUCATION CORNER: What is happening with Cloquet School District’s building project?
Cloquet School Superintendant Ken Scarbrough Last winter and spring, school district officials visited with our public several times about educational needs related to a possible building project. After receiving public input, the Cloquet School Board decided that it would ask...
September 19, 2014 - 12:50pm