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Council debates park power
UPDATE: Council sets special meeting for city administrator search
Voyageur's Park gets a redo
July Fourth preparations lack only volunteers
Carlton County Court Report: May 3, 2017
Esko's Donahue fights the 100-yard war
Cloquet's Bender signs letter of intent with Bulldogs
Eskomos earn fourth at state
Carlton concludes special season on the diamond
Esko, South Ridge eliminated in section playoffs
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Nora Elizabeth Doble
Karl Friedrich Loosen
Gregory Allen Dahl
Deacon Terence "Terry" F. Twomey
Stewart "Dugan" James Nephew
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To the Editor: School district needs to save money
All-Night Grad Party is a huge success
Vote 'no' on Carlton referendum
To the Editor: Input encouraged at public meetings on Line 3 Replacement Project
Three boys on the beach
Wright-Cromwell News June 8 2017
Hitting the sauce
Wright-Cromwell News June 1, 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Ruth and Keith Reeves are always fishing for adventure
It's a summer for the ages at the Encore
Minnesota State Fair announces new foods for 2017
Nothing is impossible if you work toward achieving it
Let kids play with their food? Sure, sometimes!
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
Birth Announcement: Aubrey Anne Nelson
Birth Announcement: Logan William Jarvi
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
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
February 2, 2014
College women's hockey: Bulldogs clinch home-ice playoff spot
Minnesota Duluth goaltender Kayla Black kept Bemidji State off the scoreboard until the final 13 seconds Saturday as the Bulldogs clinched a home-ice spot in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association women's playoffs with a 2-1 victory over host Bemidji State. Freshman Ashleigh Brykaliuk,...
February 2, 2014 - 12:00am
December 12, 2013
Lumberjacks put two checks in the win column
It took a few games, but the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey team shifted its offense into high gear this week to pick up its first two wins of the young season. The 'Jacks rode two first-period goals to a 3-1 win over South St. Paul on Saturday night at Northwoods Credit Union...
December 12, 2013 - 10:28am
Wilderness stays hot despite month on the road
CLOQUET -- Joe Dusek stepped into the Minnesota Wilderness' locker room last Friday, then he came right back out. Coach Corey Millen was delivering...
December 12, 2013 - 8:08am
December 5, 2013
Boys hockey: 'Jacks building team with goal of strong finish
Though the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey team hasn't won in its first three games, Coach Dave Esse is seeing signs of improvement. First among those was a narrow 2-1 loss against defending Section 7A champion Duluth Marshall at Mars Lakeview Arena last Tuesday night. In that...
December 5, 2013 - 12:37pm
November 27, 2013
Rebels put difficult season behind them
MOOSE LAKE -- Survival mode. Along the sports spectrum, it's on the opposite end from Beast Mode. Survival mode is where the Moose Lake Area's...
November 27, 2013 - 10:00am
November 21, 2013
Rebels rely on youth on ice
Jessica Bird admitted there were days growing up when she and her twin sister, Jamie, got on each others' nerves. Nowadays, they just do it to their opposing coaches. The 14-year-old freshmen from Barnum mean a lot to the Moose Lake Area girls hockey team, as Jamie serves as a blue-line...
November 21, 2013 - 3:42pm
CEC girls looking for first victory
Makayla Langenbrunner loves hockey so much she's willing to play her favorite sport wearing a green cast. The Cloquet sophomore's never-give-up...
November 21, 2013 - 12:33pm
Top scorers gone, but CEC hockey squad is 'energized'
If you don't recognize a good portion of the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey program when it takes the ice for Friday night's season opening...
November 21, 2013 - 11:31am
November 14, 2013
Girls Hockey: 'Jacks have rough start to season
The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls hockey team has opened a difficult schedule with two difficult contests -- being shut out on home ice in each of its first two games. A 5-0 loss to Stillwater Saturday followed by a 2-0 loss to White Bear Lake thanks to a pair of third-period goals...
November 14, 2013 - 11:38am
Cloquet native makes good choices during historic hockey brawl
Former Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls hockey star Carley Esse was in the middle of an historic event in women's hockey -- and managed to stay a spectator...
November 14, 2013 - 11:20am
October 31, 2013
See Wilderness for a buck
The Minnesota Wilderness is off to a 9-2-3 start and is in second place in the Midwest Division of the North American Hockey League to start the 2013-14 campaign. On Nov. 6, they will host the team from Austin, Minn., at 7:05 p.m. at Northwoods Credit Union Arena. All tickets...
October 31, 2013 - 8:39am
September 18, 2013
Cloquet's Millen returns home to coach Minnesota Wilderness
When Corey Millen heard rumblings that the Cloquet-based Minnesota Wilderness might move to the North American Hockey League, he asked his league contacts if it was true. Once he received confirmation, Millen didn't take long to apply for the head coaching position of the team based...
September 18, 2013 - 12:00am
September 12, 2013
'Jacks make plans for Hockey Day Minnesota
The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey team will take part in the eighth annual Hockey Day Minnesota event, scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, in Elk River. The Lumberjacks will take on Class A power Rochester Lourdes in the first game of the day, facing off at 10:15 a.m. at Handke...
September 12, 2013 - 1:49pm
September 7, 2013
CEC boys will play in Hockey Day Minnesota 2014
On Wednesday, the Minnesota Wild and FOX Sports North announced the matchups for Hockey Day Minnesota 2014, presented by Wells Fargo. The celebration will be held on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, with coverage from across the state of Minnesota. The outdoor high school games will be held...
September 7, 2013 - 7:49am
September 5, 2013
CEC boys hockey will be featured on Hockey Day Minnesota 2014
On Wednesday, the Minnesota Wild and FOX Sports North announced the matchups for Hockey Day Minnesota 2014, presented by Wells Fargo. The celebration...
September 5, 2013 - 10:47am