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Cloquet alternative school gets statewide award
COUNCIL PREVIEW: For first time, mayor doesn’t include council in assessing board, commission candidates
Mahtowa church, community center get energy efficiency grant
Esko jazz bands really swing
Cloquet inks deal with new superintendent, takes steps to bond for roof repair
College football, here we come!
Wilderness gunning for playoffs
No joy after quadruple OT
'Jacks send two to state
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Thomas Harold Gille
Florabel Ann Lundquist
Kelvin "Kelly" Brian Amborn
Lorraine (Toots) Kubis-Waisanen-Gilbertson
Etta B. Krueger
NOTES FROM THE SMALL POND: Cupid
EDUCATION CORNER: Carlton schools looking for volunteers to act as 'community advisors'
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
Letter: Carlton school board should consider all stakeholders, solutions
Wright-- Cromwell News Feb 15 2018
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
SLICES OF LIFE: Winning the lottery
Slices of Life: Try kindness --EMDASH-- it's free
SLICES OF LIFE: The joy of paying attention
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
arts and entertainment
Tom & Monica Martin
Supporting Denny McNamara
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
Birth Announcement: William Ellis Schulz
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
The ice is calling
Congrats, Carlton County landowners
Northland Nature: Large Birds Come to Our Feeders
May 19, 2017
Still no answers in police chief investigation
"How could you hire someone with a two-year degree to be the chief of a $2 million department?" Woollett asked Mayor Hallback directly, comparing...
May 19, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 14, 2017
Planning Commission recommends change to City Code regarding 'special events'
Subd. 107.2 Special Event. Means a unique or unforeseen event of limited duration occurring within the City of Cloquet Area or within 30 miles of the primary site of the special event site which is within the City of Cloquet, and is of such significance as to allow for the relaxation...
May 14, 2017 - 2:16pm
May 13, 2017
County welcomes new engineer, removal of blighted building
The lodge will be demolished as part of a Neighborhood Revitalization Program in early summer, according to Christenson, who explained that blighted property such as the former Moose Lodge lowers the property values of surrounding properties.
May 13, 2017 - 7:02am
May 6, 2017
Council meeting draws union support
Cloquet City Council Chambers were packed with union members Tuesday, first for a vote on requiring Project Labor Agreements on any project over...
May 6, 2017 - 9:58am
May 1, 2017
County hears back on one utility tax lawsuit
MERC is just one of a number of utility companies in Minnesota that appealed their land valuations, including Enbridge Energy, which has several pipelines running through Carlton County. So county officials know more, but they don't really have any answers yet, noted Carlton County...
May 1, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 22, 2017
Debate follows prayer vigil
Others talked about the need for change at the police department, highlighted in a 2014 study commissioned by the city. Jenny Haberle said it...
April 22, 2017 - 12:08pm
April 7, 2017
Residents challenge police chief suspension, interim chief choice
Cloquet resident John Sanders questioned the council and mayor's choice of Palmer over the two police department commanders who serve immediately...
April 7, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 1, 2017
Road improvements coming to Moose Lake
Roundabouts show a 89 percent decrease in fatal crashes, a 74 percent decrease in life-altering injury crashes and a 39 percent decrease in all crashes, according to the MnDOT website. The roundabout will help improve traffic flow with less delay with the increased traffic expected...
April 1, 2017 - 10:40am
March 26, 2017
Liquor ordinance amendment passes, Taco Bell approved
According to Director of Public Works Caleb Peterson, the final cost of construction was $935,623, with the proposed assessment totaling $201,015.
March 26, 2017 - 9:16am
March 17, 2017
Cloquet police chief placed on leave
Cloquet Police Chief Steve Stracek was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday night during an emergency meeting of the Cloquet City Council, pending results of an investigation. The vote came after Mayor Dave Hallback and councilors closed the emergency meeting, citing state...
March 17, 2017 - 5:14pm
February 27, 2017
New options for river that dumps red clay into Lake Superior
Every spring as the snow melts, every summer after heavy rains, the Nemadji River spews red clay and other muck into Lake Superior. In fact,...
February 27, 2017 - 8:00am
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
February 24, 2017
Changes are coming to the city of Cloquet
At Tuesday night's regular City Council meeting, Cloquet City Administrator Brian Fritsinger announced that he is resigning from the position...
February 24, 2017 - 2:20pm
February 20, 2017
Peterson gets a presidential invite
Local historian Joe Peterson got a large white envelope in late December. Inside he found an embossed invitation to President Donald Trump's...
February 20, 2017 - 9:56am
County commits funds to tackle blight
Commissioners unanimously endorsed a ground-breaking Neighborhood Revitalization Program at Tuesday's meeting of the Carlton County Board. The program will provide much-needed funding to upgrade vacant and substandard buildings in the county's neighborhoods and business districts....
February 20, 2017 - 7:27am