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Carlton County Court Report: March 13-22
Authorities investigate social media threat linked to Wrenshall School
Tribal councilor won't face theft charges, petition dismissed
USG Cloquet plant fined for air violations
SCHOOL BOARD: Paraprofessionals want health care benefits; district considers budget cuts
Boys basketball: Wrenching loss for Wrens
Boys basketball: Cards sunk in 7A final
Prep boys basketball: Esko wins title, hands Devney 500th victory
Boys basketball: 'Jacks fall in 7AAA final
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko focuses on final
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Helen C. Lekander
Lorraine A. Jahnz
David Donald Wehr
Helen Marie Korpela
Dennis Lee Olson
Protecting local taxpayers and county bottom lines
SLICES OF LIFE: House or home?
GUEST COMMENTARY: County attorney's actions a 'black eye' on county
Wright-Cromwell News (March 15, 2018)
Wright-Cromwell News (March 8, 2018)
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
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
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
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
March 13, 2012
Wolf season proposal draws opponents
ST. PAUL - Establishing wolf hunting and trapping seasons is popular among many at the Minnesota Legislature, but lawmakers are hearing from those who do not like the idea. So far, opponents have not slowed House and Senate bills from advancing. The latest vote came Tuesday, when...
March 13, 2012 - 1:09pm
November 23, 2011
Updated: Deer season numbers down
The jury is still out on the 2011 firearms deer season. Permit area No. 182 (which includes Duluth and Cloquet north of Highway 210) was down...
November 23, 2011 - 3:48pm
November 3, 2011
State venison donation program available for deer hunters in 2011
ST. PAUL, Minn. - With thousands of Minnesota deer hunters preparing for the start of the firearms season this weekend, the Minnesota Hunter Harvested Venison Donation Program is once again gearing up to provide hunters with the option to donate venison to help feed hungry Minnesotans. The...
November 3, 2011 - 3:22pm
September 23, 2011
Local man is top Firearms Safety instructor in the state
Mike Neault was honored Thursday as Minnesota's 2010 Firearms Safety Instructor of the Year at the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association banquet...
September 23, 2011 - 12:42pm
September 12, 2011
This is a great year to start hunting grouse
Ever hunted ruffed grouse? If not, this is the year to start. The tasty, fast-flying forest game bird is at high population levels. This means opportunities to see and harvest grouse are about as good as they get. And when they get good in Minnesota, they are the absolute best...
September 12, 2011 - 2:15pm
September 11, 2011
Hunters reminded not to shoot radio-collared bears
Hunters participating in Minnesota's bear season are reminded to avoid shooting radio-collared research bears, which are marked with large colorful ear tags or colorful streamers. Hunters are likely to find collared bears in and near the Cloquet Forestry Station; Thief Lake Wildlife...
September 11, 2011 - 12:04pm
August 18, 2011
DNR asks bear hunters not to shoot radio-collared bears
The bears are marked with large colorful ear tags or colorful streamers. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) researchers are monitoring about 35 radio-collared black bears, most of them in northwestern Minnesota, especially near Thief Lake Wildlife Management Area and...
August 18, 2011 - 2:03pm
August 3, 2011
Deer licenses on sale Aug. 1; regulation changes announced
Minnesota hunters are now able to purchase 2011 deer licenses starting Monday, Aug. 1, the same day the state's hunting regulation booklet became available online at www.mndnr.gov/buyalicense. Booklets will be available in mid-August. This year's archery season opens Saturday, Sept....
August 3, 2011 - 7:26pm
January 17, 2011
Hunter safety instructors/mentors needed for next generation of hunters
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is looking for people who would like to pass on to others their passion for hunting by serving as volunteer instructor/mentors for the DNR's Firearms Safety Hunter Education Program. The goal is to have 10 instructors/mentors in...
January 17, 2011 - 1:53pm
December 14, 2010
Four west-central Minnesota residents face fines, loss of hunting privileges
Three adults and a juvenile from the town of Beardsley, in Traverse County in west-central Minnesota, face fines and restitution totaling nearly $13,000 for a variety of charges from a November deer poaching case, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Jason...
December 14, 2010 - 2:27pm
November 15, 2010
Pine Journal Big Buck Contest Leader Board
Here is the leader board in the Pine Journal / Northland Smart Shopper Big Buck Contest.
November 15, 2010 - 2:59pm
City of Cloquet tweaks in-city bow hunt ordinance
Low numbers and liability concerns have caused the city of Cloquet to go back to the drawing board on the ordinance allowing bow hunters to shoot...
September 15, 2010 - 5:42pm
September 7, 2010
Either-sex deer permit deadline Thursday
Deer hunters who use a firearm or muzzleloader and want to harvest an antlerless deer in a lottery deer area must apply for an either-sex permit by the Thursday, Sept. 9, deadline. Nearly half of Minnesota's deer permit areas now are lottery areas, a comparable number from last year,...
September 7, 2010 - 11:53am
August 31, 2010
DNR asks bear hunters not to shoot radio-collared bears
Hunters participating in this fall's bear hunt, which opens Sept. 1, should avoid shooting radio-collared or ear-tagged animals, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Taking a bear with a radio collar is legal unless the bear is accompanied by a researcher...
August 31, 2010 - 12:37pm
April 7, 2010
Spring turkey hunt growing in popularity in Carlton County
What is fast becoming one of the most anticipated hunting season openers of the year in Carlton County is about to begin.
April 7, 2010 - 6:26pm