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Some schools see big jump in test scores
Carlton County Court Report: June 15, 2017
Cloquet Moose celebrates 100 years
Construction ongoing as school year looms
Supporting a free press
Experienced CEC team aims to dominant this season
Softball players end season with fun ... and games
Former Cloquet hockey star to direct Air Force hockey operations
Woman who received liver donation from Kristen Burkholder will race in her memory Saturday
New CEC boys hockey coach is no stranger
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
George "Bob" Zambory
Susan E. Illikainen
Richard M. "Rick" Hanson
Joyce Ione Matalamaki
Barbara "Betty" Peterson
Greater Minnesota: How we're changing
To the Editor: Carlton voters and school board should work together
Good communication lies at the heart of our democracy
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To the Editor: What just happened here?
Wright-Cromwell News: Aug 17 2017
Slices of Life: A return to reality
Korby's Corner: Little League, big entertainment
Wright-Cromwell News: Aug. 10 2017
slices of life: An uphill battle
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Festival goers enjoy music and family friendly fun
'This is home'
Wright church celebrates 100 years
'You Never Sausage a Place'
Come help the Cloquet Moose Lodge celebrate 100 years
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Charlee Rosemary Eastvold,
Birth Announcement: Ellin James St. John
Birth Announcement: Kenna Marie Reimer
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
Birth Announcement: Aubrey Anne Nelson
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Bee aware of pollinators
DNR Question of the Week
Experience this month’s solar eclipse safely
A unique new kind of race comes to Pine Valley
Northland Nature: Large dock spiders can be seen on land and near water
Married 65 years, Northland couple die just hours apart
Their song was "It Had to be You," and it was aptly symbolic for the seven decades Superior Central High School sweethearts Mary Lou Pouti and...
March 23, 2013 - 7:24am
February 6, 2013
Carbon monoxide detectors free for flood-damaged homes
The Flood Homes With Hope coalition is offering free carbon monoxide detectors to residents whose homes suffered damage in last summer's flash...
February 6, 2013 - 1:49pm
January 31, 2013
Eh? Free dentist visits in Duluth, Cloquet and Chisholm
Free dental appointments are being offered today and Friday for children in need through the Minnesota Dental Association's Give Kids a Smile event. Appointments can be made for today at Johnson and Amadio Dental in Duluth, (218) 727-5041. Friday appointments are available at: Lake...
January 31, 2013 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Eh? Kids' fishing clinics in Cloquet
We can't guarantee they'll catch any fish, but kids can get free tackle boxes and learn about fishing at upcoming MinnAqua fishing clinics at the Cloquet Public Library. Join MinnAqua intern Ethan Cooper on Aug. 10 to explore Minnesota's aquatic resources in these back-to-back sessions. Kindergartners...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
2013 Grandma's Marathon registration opens Sunday; 25-hour time-lapse video of finish-line area
Registration for the 2013 Grandma's Marathon opens at 12:01 a.m. Sunday online at grandmasmarathon.com for the race on June 22. The entry fee...
June 28, 2012 - 2:30pm
April 17, 2012
AARP forum in Duluth
AARP Minnesota is hosting a community conversation about health and retirement security today. "Duluth, You've Earned a Say" takes place from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Inn on Lake Superior, 350 Canal Park Drive. The forum is part of an AARP initiative focused on talking to citizens across...
April 17, 2012 - 12:00am
March 22, 2012
Paths cross for Duluth's Connolly brothers -- but only in the air
A plane carrying hockey players from Massachusetts heads to Minnesota today. At the same time, a plane carrying hockey players from Minnesota...
March 22, 2012 - 12:00am
January 15, 2012
Some Northland couples ramp up wedding spending as economy improves
If the nation's economy is improving, one measure might be the difference between a violin solo and a string quartet at a wedding. In recent...
January 15, 2012 - 12:00am
December 13, 2011
Duluth-based guard unit comes home for the holidays
Most members of the Duluth-based 1st Squadron, 94th Cavalry of the Minnesota Army National Guard are still in Kuwait, riding armored trucks and...
December 13, 2011 - 12:00am
October 21, 2011
Split Rock River Wayside is officially opened
After years of planning and construction, the revamped Split Rock River Wayside on Highway 61 was celebrated with a grand opening ceremony last...
October 21, 2011 - 12:25am
October 20, 2011
No Child Left Behind needs to ride off into the sunset
If we want a stronger economy tomorrow we need to give our kids a good education today. That was the idea behind No Child Left Behind: to ensure that every American child can graduate from high school prepared for the jobs of the 21st century. But No Child Left Behind has failed...
October 20, 2011 - 4:03pm
September 19, 2011
Wild ride for Duluth 4-year-old behind the wheel of van
When Rebecca Lawrence stopped at the day care to pick up her three children Thursday afternoon, nothing seemed out of the ordinary. But that changed in a heartbeat after her 4-year-old son, Layton, playfully slipped into the driver's seat of the family's idling van. "Somehow, he...
September 19, 2011 - 12:34am
September 7, 2011
Baby born en route to Duluth hospital
A baby was born in a vehicle Tuesday night on Interstate 35 near the Lincoln Park neighborhood, authorities said. Duluth firefighters responded at 8:49 p.m. to a call reporting that a woman had given birth in a vehicle on I-35 and then had been driven to Duluth Fire Station No. 2...
September 7, 2011 - 12:00am
September 2, 2011
Sam Cook: Parents confront feelings of loss as children move to college
We crossed paths in the dark of a late August evening. She was out in her yard with the family's dog. I was walking to the grocery store. We...
September 2, 2011 - 12:00am
August 30, 2011
Gaga no lady at MTV awards show
I'd be lying if I said I didn't have a Lady Gaga album. Maybe even two, though I didn't pay for them (it wasn't covered in the divorce settlement). So,...
August 30, 2011 - 12:00am