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Carlton County Court Report: December 7, 2016
Give Kids a Smile offers free dental care Feb. 3-4
Commission votes favor landfill
Moose Lake can see the light: New school construction is on time and on budget
Ogichidaag, Bulldogs win one each
Lumberjacks beat 12th-ranked Forest Lake
Carlton comes out on top in battle for the Brown Jug
Scoreboard - January 12, 2017 edition
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
TIMOTHY W. FAGRE
ZHINGWAAK CODY JOSEPH BAUER
JEANETTE M. KOECK
LOGAN JAMES SORENSON
KENNETH HOWARD METZ
Our 2017 focus: More good paying jobs for Minnesota’s 8th District
To the Editor: Help is available for stutterers
OUR VIEW: Where do residents’ rights fit in landfill debate?
To the Editor: Kudos to Sanders, Johnson for standing up for citizens
FROM THE EDITOR: Make the world a better place — read the newspaper
Wright-Cromwell News: Jan 12 2017
Slices of Life: Vacation foibles
Wright-Cromwell News: Jan 4 2017
Slices of Life: A meaningful reward
Northland Nature: The New Year begins with winter finches
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Cloquet grad makes Forbes ‘30 under 30’ list
New year, new ways to give?
Enjoy Morrison music + art at Cloquet library
Volunteer Highlight: Leola Rodd
Shear excitement: A barber tells his story
arts and entertainment
Birth: Gavin Robert Ott
Birth Announcement: Skylar Dawn Follett
Birth Announcement: James Michael Stillday
Birth Announcement:Georgiana Rae Olson
Birth Announcement: Helen Patricia Torgerson
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
Northland residents celebrate winter fun
Northland Nature: A recent visit to a beaver pond reveals..
Northland Nature: Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
Northland Nature: Roses give color to the roadsides again
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
Band proposes to reintroduce elk into region
Mike Schrage, Fond du Lac biologist, and Tom Howes, natural resources manager, were on hand at Tuesday’s meeting of the Carlton County Committee...
December 5, 2014 - 7:12am
November 27, 2014
Shelter gets new 'leash' on life, requests ongoing support from county
The Friends of Animals (FOA) Humane Society's shelter and stray hold facility is breathing easier — at least for now.
November 27, 2014 - 11:10am