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February 19, 2017
Jeff Juntunen (right) celebrates his Emergency Services Lifetime Achievement Award with his son, Jason, a firefighter with the Cloquet Area Fire District, and granddaughter Maili, who has her own miniature fire truck already. Jeff Juntunen recently retired as chief of the Esko Volunteer Fire Department after 40 years with the department. Photo by Wendy Johnson/For the Pine Journal
OUR NEIGHBORS: Juntunen looks back on 40 years with Esko Fire
February 19, 2017 - 8:02am
February 17, 2017
Judge Matt Winbigler interviews Churchill fourth grader Steven Snedker about his water bottle holder invention. Photos by Jana Peterson/
Kids dream big at Inventors' Fair
February 17, 2017 - 12:13pm
Cloquet senior Connor Denman won the Great River Conference (GRC) crown at 152 pounds this weekend and was awarded the GRC Most Valuable Wrestler. In this photo from the 2015-16 season, Denman completes a takedown of Crosby-Ironton's Gabe Ryappy. Pine Journal File Photo
CEC crowns five conference wrestling champs
February 17, 2017 - 11:54am
February 16, 2017
All Conference Alpine Ski Selections
February 16, 2017 - 3:29pm
February 15, 2017
Alpine team sends Heren to state
February 15, 2017 - 4:39pm
February 11, 2017
John Grussendorf coached all four of his daughters in the 1980s in Esko. He is pictured here with Angela (from left), Brenda, Miranda and Tanya. Contributed Photo
Grussendorf remembered as great coach, 'better person'
February 11, 2017 - 2:49pm
February 3, 2017
Esko Sports Alliance creates Hall of Fame
February 3, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 2, 2017
Korby's Top Games
February 2, 2017 - 12:41pm
January 20, 2017
Esko boys edge Annandale, girls fall
January 20, 2017 - 12:18pm
Kyrra Oien with a 36.24 first run time.
CEC alpine skiers compete at Mont du Lac
January 20, 2017 - 9:16am
January 5, 2017
Man dies in crash near Esko
January 5, 2017 - 5:54pm
December 22, 2016
Top-ranked Rangers too much for No. 6 Eskomos
December 22, 2016 - 3:29pm
December 13, 2016
Esko school puts team spirit on display
December 13, 2016 - 8:50am
December 9, 2016
Esko junior Adam Trapp shoots a jumper over Hermantown's Leo Cordadini during Thursday night's boys high school basketball opener. Trapp scored 25 points to lead the Eskomos over the Hawks 88-44. Dave Harwig/
Eskomos dominate Hawks in season opener
December 9, 2016 - 11:03am
November 5, 2016
ELECTION 2016: Thomson Township Supervisor Seat C
November 5, 2016 - 9:49am