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CLOQUET CITY COUNCIL: New police officers take oath
No fowl allowed
Memorial Day events honor veterans
Wilderness win NAHL championship
Lake State Credit Union members to vote on merger with MCCU
TRACK & FIELD: Esko boys, Cromwell girls garner track titles
SOFTBALL SECTION PLAYOFFS: Pitching proves pivotal in postseason
BASEBALL: Confident Cloquet continues winning
7A TEAM PLAYOFFS: Lumberjacks take a very close second
Scoreboard - May 21, 2015 edition
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OUR VIEW: Legal and logical are not always the same
LETTER: Reader ponders school principal decision
LETTER: FOA appreciates support
We still need land lines
Mental illness was part of who she was, and that’s OK
SLICES OF LIFE: It's a mall world
Notes from the Small Pond: The people who don’t talk ...
Young and in love
Young and in love
Slices of LIfe ... Mother’s Day can be one of those days
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Ready, set, scream!
Renowned nature photographer tells of fire, friends, recovery
Chmielewskis and polka music: It’s a family thing
Posse calm under fire and sirens
Cloquet native Jollymore to present debut novel
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Madelyn Rose Winter
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Fiddleheads grow on the forest floor
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...
news / family
March 23, 2013 - 7:24am
November 2, 2012
Who rules the roost? Northland woman loses patience with pesky pheasant
It's all fun and games until the pheasant flies into someone's back. That's how Deb Kozlowski of Wrenshall sees it. "He's going to be a dead...
news / hunting
November 2, 2012 - 10:55am
July 18, 2012
Carlton County attorney accused of DWI
Carlton County Attorney Thom Pertler was arrested Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of drunken driving and was booked into the St. Louis County Jail. Pertler was pulled over as he entered Duluth on state Highway 61 after authorities received reports of a possible drunken driver, according...
news / crime
July 18, 2012 - 10:00am
July 17, 2012
Carlton County attorney arrested on suspicion of drunken driving
Carlton County Attorney Thom Pertler was arrested today on suspicion of drunken driving and was being held in the St. Louis County Jail. "I can tell you that we received a couple of driving complaints on him,'' State Patrol Sgt. Curt Mowers said at 2:30 p.m. "A trooper found him...
news / crime
July 17, 2012 - 3:03pm
June 30, 2012
20 years later, benzene spill still stings in Duluth-Superior memories
Former Duluth Police Chief Scott Lyons was six months into his job when the "high point" of his career played out in a matter of 15 hours on June 30, 1992. Somehow, officials in Superior and Duluth scrambled to evacuate more than 30,000 people after an early morning train derailment...
news / superior
June 30, 2012 - 8:00am
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...
family / running / sports
June 28, 2012 - 2:30pm
Barnum couple weathers loss of baby and the flood
Richard Barber stood outside his Barnum home last Wednesday watching the Moose Horn River reach his house. The record-setting rain had stopped,...
June 28, 2012 - 7:03am
June 27, 2012
Minnesota legislative leaders to ask for special session for flood relief
Minnesota state legislative leaders from both parties will tour the Duluth area today to view damage from last week's flood. Sen. Tom Bakk, DFL Cook, who will be part of the tour, said the purpose is to gather estimates in anticipation of a special legislative session for flood...
news / politics
June 27, 2012 - 10:18am
June 25, 2012
No flood insurance? There may be other options for victims of last week's storm
For 50 feet or so, one side of Cody Street has simply disappeared, fallen into an embankment. Next to it is what appears to be a house propped...
June 25, 2012 - 3:00pm
June 22, 2012
Photos, videos of Northland flooding
Watch videos of flooding in the Duluth area, and look through our galleries of staff and contributed photos of flooding and flood damage around...
June 22, 2012 - 8:10am
Moose Lake battles encroaching flood
MOOSE LAKE -- About 3 a.m. Thursday, Mavis Hartman said the water encroaching on her backyard from Moosehead Lake still left her with about 4...
business / news
June 22, 2012 - 8:08am
June 16, 2012
Arrest made in 2000 killing of Cloquet woman
A convicted sex offender from Cloquet has been arrested for a murder 12 years ago considered one of the most high-profile cold cases in the Northland, the St. Louis County Sheriff's office said late Friday night. Joseph John Couture was arrested in the Sept. 3, 2000, stabbing death...
news / crime
June 16, 2012 - 12:38pm
June 9, 2012
Photos offer look into Northland soldier's work in Afghanistan
U.S. Army Cpl. Brian Lewis can't tell his family and friends back in the Northland specifics about what he's doing during his deployment in a remote corner of Afghanistan, but they eagerly await his e-mails and occasional calls from the other side of the globe. "You're nervous, you're...
June 9, 2012 - 12:34pm
May 27, 2012
Recent rain has Northland river raging (with videos)
THOMSON -- The St. Louis River was roaring Saturday at Jay Cooke State Park, running near flood stage over rocky ledges and under the Swinging...
news / outdoors
May 27, 2012 - 7:19am
May 16, 2012
Interior Department calls Duluth's casino contract invalid
The city of Duluth's efforts to hold on to a casino revenue-sharing agreement with the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa have been dealt another blow. The U.S. Department of the Interior has announced it will cancel a lease agreement that once provided the city with 19 percent...
business / money / news / politics
May 16, 2012 - 1:24pm