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Cloquet School District retirees invited to annual coffee party
Carlton County Court Report: April 5, 2017
County to hire emergency management director
Road, rail advocates assess Trump transportation budget
New classes surprise parents, board members
Two boys advance in tennis playoffs, team eliminated
Bulldogs seal win over Bombers in the seventh
Cloquet sweeps conference track meet
Lumberjacks toppled by Esko as playoffs loom
Scoreboard - May 25, 2017 edition
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Kevin "King" Scott Saarela
Franklin D. Strandberg
Zachary Lee Aurand
Costs for police chief inquiry approaches $50,000
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
Wright-Cromwell News: May 25 2017
slices of life: Bad days and good days
Notes from the Small Pond: Rain
Wright Cromwell News: May 18 2017
Slices of Life: Gardening with my gloves off
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Farmers Market anticipates season opener
VETERAN SPOTLIGHT: Veteran Carl Schenk served in German occupation
Athletes give their all at Special Olympics
VETERAN SPOTLIGHT: Veteran Steve Fluck remembers Vietnam
VETERANS SPOTLIGHT: Keith and Reta Baxley found jobs, and love in the military
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Logan William Jarvi
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
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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
October 23, 2013
Post-flood, Thomson and Carlton mull merger
It looks like the flooding that hit the Duluth area in June 2012 might claim one more victim: the small city of Thomson itself. Residents of Carlton and Thomson are voting Nov. 5 whether to consolidate. A vote in favor by both would mean Thomson would become an official neighborhood...
October 23, 2013 - 7:00am
May 1, 2013
Snow expected, may be heavy in Northwestern Wisconsin
Record April snow, an unusually warm string of days, thunderstorms and now the possibility of snow in May are all contributing to Northland rivers...
May 1, 2013 - 8:47am
April 7, 2013
Jay Cooke State Park's Swinging Bridge should be back open by fall
Visitors to Jay Cooke State Park should be able to walk across the swaying, creaking Swinging Bridge by summer's end, park officials said Saturday. "The...
April 7, 2013 - 7:28am
March 18, 2013
Some Northland homeowners struggle months after flood
Picture a balloon being blown up, getting bigger and bigger. Eventually it explodes. That's how Dan Williams of Lutheran Social Service describes...
March 18, 2013 - 12:00am
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
December 19, 2012
Eh? Check out exclusive flood photos
During the historic June flood, most of us couldn't get near Jay Cooke State Park. But photographer Allen Anway, who was raised in Cloquet and is an avid hiker in the park, was allowed in to document the devastation with his large-frame camera. Anway will share the results in a...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 16, 2012
After months of construction, Thomson's link to Carlton is restored
For children who live in the little town of Thomson, the trip to school and back got a whole lot shorter last week. "Our granddaughter just...
December 16, 2012 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Highway 210 bridge to reopen between Carlton, Thomson
The Minnesota Highway 210 bridge between Carlton and Thomson is scheduled to reopen early next month. The bridge was closed in June for a planned,...
November 14, 2012 - 3:31pm
October 28, 2012
MORNING UPDATE: Northland flooding lingers four months later for those hardest hit
Northland flooding lingers four months later for those hardest hit The 10-inch rainfall on June 19 and 20 changed plans for Northland residents from Two Harbors to Duluth to Sturgeon Lake. For much of the region, life quickly returned to normal.
October 28, 2012 - 9:39am
October 5, 2012
Flood victims can apply for loans, aid in Duluth, Cloquet and Moose Lake
Flood victims can get some help applying for loans and aid the next two Saturdays at centers in Duluth, Cloquet and Moose Lake. The centers will operate from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Oct. 13. They're staffed by disaster case managers and volunteers at the following locations: Duluth...
October 5, 2012 - 9:26am
August 29, 2012
Northland residents urged to apply for flood aid
State Rep. Mary Murphy talked about flood-relief assistance available to area residents and businesses during a Tuesday morning news conference...
August 29, 2012 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
Minnesota lawmakers send flood aid package to Dayton
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Legislature today overwhelmingly approved $168 million in new state aid for communities damaged by summer floods and wind storms. The House voted 125-3 for the measure, with the Senate following 60-7. The entire special session took less than two hours,...
August 24, 2012 - 4:06pm
August 21, 2012
Veterans may be eligible for Carlton County flood payments
Carlton County officials are reminding veterans living in the county that they may be eligible for payments to help defer cleanup costs from June's floods. The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs has approved an application process that may pay veterans up to $750 in reimbursement...
August 21, 2012 - 6:31am
Friday night plight: Esko football field without lights, seating
Friday Night Lights will become Friday Day Rays this fall for the Esko high school football team. And those fans who come to watch the Eskomos...
August 21, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
U.S. Small Business Administration offers low-interest loans after floods
ST. PAUL -- The U.S. Small Business Administration has granted a disaster declaration for three Minnesota counties and an Indian reservation that will give home- and business-owners who lost property in June's floods access to low interest loans. The declaration issued today covers...
August 17, 2012 - 3:57pm