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Former monks added to abuse list, two served in Carlton County
The power of a circle
Carlton County Court Report: August 11-13, 2017
Carlton County Court Report: August 10, 2017
Highway 210 through Jay Cooke to open soon
'Jacks swim to a win over North Shore
Youthful tennis team gains experience
'Jacks use speed, strategy to keep winning
New-look Wrens, Ogichidaag off to a positive start
Scoreboard - September 21, 2017 edition
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Kathleen S. Parteka
Ronald J. Semerau
Donald Gene Loeb
Wayne Maynard Hulaires
Who needs to step up to get out of this dark period?
GUEST COMMENTARY: Fair, not free, trade
To the Editor: Attend local DFL governor forum
To the Editor: Esko-area sewer line condition indicative of nationwide crisis
GUEST COMMENTARY: Why unions are good for us all
GUEST COLUMN: How Brazilians are a lot like us
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept 21 17
Slices of Life: Scratching in the kitchen
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept. 14 2017
Slices of Life: The multitudinous multi-tasker
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Family makes a paws-ative difference
Community digs organic garden
Zucchinis, start your engines!
Q-and-A: Meet hometown author, California transplant Tim Jollymore
Highway 73 Kettle River bridge open to traffic
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
caring and sharing
The grasshoppers and locusts are all around us now
Good waterfowl opener expected this weekend
Free rafting trip Saturday, reservations necessary
Northland Nature: Find delicious berries among the thorns
Northland Nature: Shady, wet conditions enable fungi to thrive in the woods
March 2, 2012
Elderly Minnetonka man missing since Monday found dead in Carlton County
An elderly man from the Twin Cities area who had been missing since Monday was found dead Thursday near his vehicle in rural Carlton County. According to a news release from the Carlton County Sheriff's Office, a snowmobiler called 911 at about 7:40 p.m. Thursday after discovering...
March 2, 2012 - 1:22pm
February 25, 2012
Tad Elliott leads American top-3 sweep at Birkebeiner
HAYWARD, Wis. -- Tad Elliott, of Durango, Colo., won the 39th American Birkebeiner today, leading an American sweep of the top three men's spots...
February 25, 2012 - 11:19am
February 19, 2012
Northern lights dance across the Northland sky (with video)
The northern lights put on quite a show over the Northland from Saturday night into early Sunday morning. "Large, curving swaths of fuzzy light...
February 19, 2012 - 2:35am
January 31, 2012
Prep boys hockey: Northland player scores 8 goals in game, brother has 7 assists
If Tyler Cisar hopes to regain the high school boys hockey points lead in Minnesota, he's going to have to stop passing the puck to his older...
January 31, 2012 - 6:55am
January 16, 2012
Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon canceled due to lack of snow
For only the second time in its history, a lack of snow has forced the cancellation of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. The race's board...
January 16, 2012 - 10:39am
December 15, 2011
2 shot in Cook County Courthouse in Grand Marais; man says son, former pro boxer, is suspect in custody
The Cook County Sheriff's Office has reported that two victims were hit by gunfire in the Grand Marais courthouse just after 4 p.m. today. One...
December 15, 2011 - 7:28pm
October 20, 2011
Boundary Waters fire quiet; crews head home
The Pagami Creek fire is officially "unstaffed" as of today after a two month battle against Minnesota's largest forest fire in decades. Following are some of the final facts. Location: About 13 miles east of Ely Date started: Aug. 18 Cause: Lightning strike Total acres involved:...
October 20, 2011 - 9:59am
Duluth nurse practitioner investigated for numerous narcotic prescriptions
Duluth police are investigating a former Essentia Health nurse practitioner who, according to numerous search warrants filed in the case, allegedly...
October 20, 2011 - 12:00am
October 14, 2011
With hockey player's life at stake, Duluth arena workers came to rescue
Thomas Lund and Aaron Hinnenkamp aren't just your ordinary Zamboni drivers. Quick action by the two Amsoil Arena ice maintenance workers might...
October 14, 2011 - 7:16am
September 30, 2011
1 killed in fiery rollover in Lake County
One person was killed in a fiery rollover accident on State Highway 61 near the Split Rock River in Lake County this afternoon. The rollover...
September 30, 2011 - 2:13pm
September 29, 2011
Feds indict 27 in Twin Ports for drugs
The U.S. Attorney's office in Minneapolis announced today that 27 people have been indicted on federal charges of distributing drugs in the Twin Ports -- including oxycodone, hydromorphone and heroin. The indictment, filed Sept. 20 and unsealed late Wednesday, follows the appearance...
September 29, 2011 - 2:33pm
September 28, 2011
Diversity debate deteriorates at the University of Minnesota Duluth
A video of a flap between students representing different ideologies at the University of Minnesota Duluth earlier this month has climbed to...
September 28, 2011 - 12:00am
September 27, 2011
Ely researcher confirms Hope the bear's death
The fears of fans of Hope the bear were realized today. A hunter shot the bear, whose birth was covered on the Web two winters ago, on the evening...
September 27, 2011 - 3:29pm
Elementary students, other 'Fans of Hope' distressed over Web-famous bear's possible death
Last year Dana Coleman's first-grade students at Andover (Minn.) Elementary School followed the lives of Lily the black bear and her cubs Hope...
September 27, 2011 - 12:33am
September 26, 2011
Rick Lubbers: Halftime? More like naptime for Vikes
So, how exactly are the Minnesota Vikings spending their halftimes? Are they resting comfortably in custom-made Barcaloungers, catching a few...
September 26, 2011 - 1:03am