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Carlton County Court Report: June 16, 2017
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
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
Donald Lee Wright
Susan E. Illikainen
Richard M. "Rick" Hanson
Joyce Ione Matalamaki
George "Bob" Zambory
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
thumbs up, thumbs down
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
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: Shady, wet conditions enable fungi to thrive in the woods
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
July 6, 2017
Sunday liquor store sales, other new state laws, take effect
Although they aren't required to open on Sundays, many of the area liquor stores did take advantage of the new law.
July 6, 2017 - 12:01pm
February 26, 2017
CLOQUET: STATE OF THE CITY 2017
After my first two years as your Mayor it is my honor to provide you with the 2017 State of the City report. To begin, I would like to acknowledge...
February 26, 2017 - 6:14pm
December 19, 2016
Live stream at 1 p.m.: Minn. pre-Legislative session briefing
ST. PAUL -- Forum News Service will host a briefing with the governor and four legislative leaders at 1 p.m. Monday afternoon, Dec. 19. View...
December 19, 2016 - 11:00am
March 17, 2016
Before you reject the system, understand it
We cannot look to government to solve all our problems. Indeed, we live in an era in which government faces more and more problems it cannot effectively deal with. Increasingly, citizens have to step forward and fill the void that government leaves. The relevance of the citizen increases...
March 17, 2016 - 6:16pm
April 3, 2015
Transforming Cloquet’s riverfront
Although much of Cloquet was built along the St. Louis River, resident Dana Sanders said she’s never really considered it “a river town.”...
April 3, 2015 - 5:06am
February 14, 2015
GUEST COMMENTARY: Transportation sets the table for major debate of 2015
By Representative Mike Sundin The first month of the 2015 legislative session is now in the rear view mirror, but the memories of Election Day promises are still fresh in the minds of Minnesotans around the state. The month of January included several important events that are...
February 14, 2015 - 1:44pm
January 9, 2015
Council votes to treat massage therapists like professionals
A medical certificate from a physician stating that the applicant has no communicable diseases is no longer required as part of the application for a massage therapy license.
January 9, 2015 - 9:51am
The new face of Cloquet
Cloquet began a new era this week, when a new mayor took the oath of office.
January 9, 2015 - 2:10am
January 7, 2015
Lawmakers face long list of issues
Republicans and Democrats agree on the big issues Minnesotans want addressed, but true bipartisanship is as much a work in progress as the century-old Capitol building now under renovation.
January 7, 2015 - 4:00pm
December 30, 2014
Restorative justice evolves to help kids in difficult times, part 2
This week we look at how the Restorative Justice program has evolved and expanded over the past five years and how the Circle process actually...
December 30, 2014 - 4:11pm
December 25, 2014
County argues funding of ‘cats and kids’
The debate remained hot and heavy right up until the end as Carlton County Commissioners attempted to hammer out a final budget and levy Monday...
December 25, 2014 - 11:32am
December 19, 2014
Mayor Ahlgren says ‘thanks’ for 16 great years
Mayor Bruce Ahlgren ran his last Cloquet City Council meeting Tuesday, bringing to an end 14 years as mayor of his hometown. Councilor David...
December 19, 2014 - 8:45am
December 12, 2014
Board endorses sales tax, remains undecided on shelter
Every commissioner had a differing opinion when it came to if — and how much — the county should increase its funding to the Friends of Animals (FOA) humane society.
December 12, 2014 - 9:00am
December 5, 2014
City puts final touches on budget, capital projects and tax levy numbers
The city’s preliminary 2015 budget and levy were the primary focus of the Cloquet City Council’s work session Tuesday.
December 5, 2014 - 9:06am
Crowd turns out to debate proposed sales tax
The group was there for a public hearing on the county’s proposed half-cent sales tax to fund a designated number of road and transportation projects. Some of those in attendance spoke up about the proposal, and others just sat and listened, but it was clear that not everyone was...
December 5, 2014 - 8:15am