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Carlton County Court Report: March 31-April 1, 2017
Enbridge Line 3 review released for public comment
Carlton County Court Report: March 30, 2017
Soil is not a 'dirty' word
Thank Cloquet Middle School for 100 years of service
Local Nordic ski star is headed to Alaska
Esko's 'band of sisters' hitting stride at playoff time
CEC golf makes gains
CEC boys hockey coach Esse resigns after 18 seasons
Struggling 'Jacks hope to make playoff noise
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Fern Irene Olson
Frank "Bud" Dietz
Sally Ann Dupuis
Linda M. Olson
David A. Johnson
To the Editor: Vote 'yes' and keep Carlton strong
GUEST COMMENTARY: The budget process remains broken
LETTER: City can support veterans and workers with project labor agreement
LETTER: Think outside of the box to save match mill
LETTER: One down, one to go
Notes from the Small Pond: Rain
Wright Cromwell News: May 18 2017
Slices of Life: Gardening with my gloves off
Wright-Cromwell News: May 11, 2017
Slices of Life: The definition of mother
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
CMS announces May students of the month
Up, up and away
Celebrate the onion
Run like a Lumberjack?
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Logan William Jarvi
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
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 9, 2016
Eskomos dominate Hawks in season opener
“All of our kids worked extremely hard over the last year to improve our shooting and I believe we have made great strides in that area,”...
December 9, 2016 - 11:03am
November 5, 2016
ELECTION 2016: Thomson Township Supervisor Seat C
Thomson Township/Esko voters will elect one supervisor for Seat C on Nov. 8, choosing between John Bergman and Jason Paulson. The Pine Journal asked candidates the two following questions. Their answers are numbered to go with the question below each candidate's name. (Answers were...
November 5, 2016 - 9:49am
November 4, 2016
Proctor rolls over Eskomos in semifinals
At times the game had more laundry (in the form of penalty flags) on the field than a local laundromat. Both teams were flagged numerous times...
November 4, 2016 - 11:20am
ELECTION 2016: Esko School Board candidates
Esko School District voters will elect three school board members on Nov. 8 and there are four candidates. The Pine Journal asked school board candidates the three following questions. Their answers are numbered to go with the question below each candidate's name. (Answers were limited...
November 4, 2016 - 11:16am
October 27, 2016
“We have a different team from last year and so do they,” Arntson said. “We were senior-heavy last year, but they (Proctor) are big and good. They are the No. 1 seed for a reason. (Coach Derek) Parendo has them well prepared and they’ll be tough to beat.”
October 27, 2016 - 3:32pm
Esko history class gets political before election
But when asked about the presidential election, she just shook her head. “I think it’s gotten a little crazy,” she said. Farrow agreed. “Especially...
October 27, 2016 - 1:50pm
October 21, 2016
Esko playoff hopes dashed in shootout
Each team scored on three of five attempts in the first round of penalty kicks, setting up a sudden-death session, where Lucia Wyland won the...
October 21, 2016 - 10:20am
September 30, 2016
Carlton County runners stand out from the crowd at Milaca
Cloquet Coach Mike Bushey was very happy with the whole experience Saturday, even though the event doesn’t count toward any season totals. "We...
September 30, 2016 - 9:16am
September 29, 2016
In David versus Goliath battle, Esko comes out on top
“Our senior group has created a culture on our team of hard work, positive attitudes and fun,” Anderson commented. “I was just as proud...
September 29, 2016 - 5:23pm
Eskomos top Lumberjacks in hard fought match
“In past years when I started coaching we would generally beat Cloquet,” she said. “But in recent years they have been very good and did...
September 29, 2016 - 2:34pm
September 26, 2016
Authorities ID victim of fatal crash in Esko
Authorities on Monday released the name of a woman killed in a one-vehicle crash Saturday in Esko. Robin Lee Bergquist, 41, of Saginaw, died in the crash that happened at about 12:20 a.m., the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office reported. The crash remains under investigation. Authorities...
September 26, 2016 - 2:59pm
September 8, 2016
Lumberjacks run over Eskomos in season opener
Arntson took over from Bill Hudspith, who compiled an 185-87 record in 26 seasons at the helm. Arntson said Hudspith would be on the "Mount...
September 8, 2016 - 5:04pm
September 2, 2016
BOYS SOCCER PREVIEW: Lumberjacks rebuild with plenty of talent
The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys soccer team reached the section final last season with an experienced group of players — and hopefully reloads...
September 2, 2016 - 2:31pm
GIRLS SOCCER: Lumberjacks, Eskomos end deadlocked
When you see a girls high school soccer game finish in a 1-1 tie, one might think the contest was perhaps a little dry, lacked entertainment...
September 2, 2016 - 9:55am
September 1, 2016
VOLLEYBALL PREVIEW: Teams aim to build skills, teamwork early in season
Pine Journal sports writer Jeff Papas previews this volleyball season for Cloquet, Esko and Moose Lake-Willow River.
September 1, 2016 - 8:09pm