Skip to main content
Cloquet students honored as Outstanding Learners of the Year
Outstanding seniors honored at Carlton County Fair
Rodd swoons over swine
Carlton County Court Report: August 10, 2016
Scrubs Camp opens eyes about saving lives
Lumberjacks, Eskomos kick off the fall
Cardinals seek to continue rich tradition
Girls tennis starts fast and furious
The future looks bright for CEC swim team
Rebels, Bombers will start with battle for Brown Jug
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
MILTON HERBERT WALLIN
GERALD EUGENE SMALL
RUBY ELEANOR LUNDQUIST
KENNETH GEORGE REYNOLDS
GEORGE 'PEEWEE' NEAL LAVOIE
Guest Commentary: The media’s responsibility to our democracy
To the Editor: Stop bear hunting
To the Editor:The school board’s Wednesday night surprise
Guest Commentary: What does Congress need? Your attention!
Guest Commentary: WINDOW celebrates 30 years of community service
The “RIGHT” Slant: Laugh clown, laugh
Wright-Cromwell News Aug 26 2016
Slices of Life:Four more years
Wright-Cromwell News August 18 2016
The “RIGHT” Slant: Beach Boys turn back clock
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
OUR NEIGHBORS: Opportunity awaits for this willing, young man
Go back in time with the Lakehead Harvest Show
Wood City ROCKS
Cloquet museum hosts Labor Day program
Basketball league brings the community together
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Charlie Katherine Elizabeth Mayo
Birth Announcement: Zak Jon LeMay
Birth Announcement: Ruth Mae Gunderson
Birth Announcement: Oskari Niilo Bergstedt
Birth Announcement: Kamden Taylor Houck
caring and sharing
Jay Cooke State Park announces 125th anniversary celebration
Deer numbers on the rise as hunters look forward to deer season
First new bat species discovered in Minnesota in more than a century
PADDLEMANIA! Kayakers splish, splash and even get stuck
Runners reach ultimate goals at Voyageur
May 3, 2013
Hibbing man sentenced for Canosia Road burglary
A Hibbing man has been sentenced to 51 months in prison for the first-degree burglary in January of a Thomson Township house where the homeowner confronted him and held him until police came. William Peter Lushenko, 44, pleaded guilty and was sentenced Tuesday in State District Court...
May 3, 2013 - 8:27am
April 6, 2013
Snow ending in Northland; more than a half-foot reported in some areas
Accumulating snow has largely ended in the Northland this evening. The early spring storm dropped more than a half-foot of snow in some locations. Roads...
April 6, 2013 - 8:51pm
Snow, sleet causing difficult travel in parts of the Northland today
Heavy snow and sleet is causing difficult driving conditions in parts of the Northland this afternoon. Scanner reports have indicated several rollover accidents in the Virginia and Mountain Iron areas, as well as along state Highway 169 south of Tower. A band of heavy snow continued...
April 6, 2013 - 1:55pm
March 17, 2013
Winter storm still on track to hit the Northland on Monday
A late-winter storm still is on track to affect the Northland starting late tonight and lasting through Monday night. The National Weather Service has issued winter weather advisories for the region for the potential of a half-foot of snow or more in some areas.
March 17, 2013 - 10:51am
March 9, 2013
Eh? Make a March match
There's no better time than now to give to food shelves. This month the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign, and the Feinstein Foundation will provide a matching incentive fund for cash and food donations and affects 24 Northeastern Minnesota food shelves, including Aurora, Cloquet,...
March 9, 2013 - 12:00am
March 4, 2013
Heavy snow expected west, south of Twin Ports
A major winter snowstorm is already pummeling North Dakota and western Minnesota and is expected to make its mark on the Northland overnight. Snow...
March 4, 2013 - 3:28pm
February 26, 2013
County medicine-collection program being expanded
A program that collected more than 500 pounds of unwanted medicines in six months in St. Louis County has been expanded to seven more communities. Law enforcement offices in Virginia, Hibbing, Babbitt, Gilbert, Eveleth, Ely and Floodwood now have drop boxes where residents can safely...
February 26, 2013 - 2:47pm
January 31, 2013
Eh? Free dentist visits in Duluth, Cloquet and Chisholm
Free dental appointments are being offered today and Friday for children in need through the Minnesota Dental Association's Give Kids a Smile event. Appointments can be made for today at Johnson and Amadio Dental in Duluth, (218) 727-5041. Friday appointments are available at: Lake...
January 31, 2013 - 12:00am
January 24, 2013
College basketball: Cardinals edge Thunder women
Amber Zapata of Orr had 30 points to lead Hibbing to a 72-67 Minnesota College Athletic Conference victory over Fond du Lac on Wednesday night in Hibbing. Audra McAllister added 18 points for the Cardinals. Kami Diver and Makayleigh Cahoon had 22 points apiece to lead the Thund...
January 24, 2013 - 12:00am
College men's basketball: Cardinals roll past Thunder
DeVonte Miller had 16 points to lead Hibbing to a 74-51 victory over Fond du Lac on Wednesday night in a Minnesota College Athletic Conference game on Wednesday night in Hibbing. Mike Hall had 11 points and Kyle Gordon added 10 for the Thunder.
January 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Freezing rain closes schools, causes difficult travel across Northland
Freezing rain fell across the Northland this morning, coating roads, sidewalks and trees with ice and forcing a number of school districts to...
January 11, 2013 - 9:35am
January 9, 2013
Michaud's five-goal outburst sends CEC past Hibbing-Chisholm
Westin Michaud scored five goals, including the final two of the game, to lead Cloquet-Esko-Carlton to a 7-3 victory over Hibbing-Chisholm in...
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 8, 2013
Esko's Trapp scores 21 in rout of Virginia
ESKO 72, VIRGINIA 12 Savanna Trapp nearly had a triple-double, with 21 points, nine rebounds and nine blocked shots to lead the Eskomos to the home win. Claudia Turner added 12 points, seven rebounds and three assists for Esko (11-1).
January 8, 2013 - 12:00am
December 22, 2012
Eh? Free smoke detectors in January
ArcelorMittal, the steel company that owns the Minorca taconite operation in Virginia, has given a grant to the Northland Chapter of the American Red Cross to buy and give away 100 free smoke detectors to area residents. You read right; they are free. The effort is aimed at promoting...
December 22, 2012 - 12:00am
December 4, 2012
Mountain Iron-Buhl routs Barnum
Mountain Iron-Buhl 93, Barnum 35 Chelsea Mason led four Rangers in double figures with 20 points as second-ranked MIB rolled to its fourth victory of at least 68 points this season in a nonconference game in Mountain Iron. Kathy Ostman added 16 points and Sarah Overbye had 14 for...
December 4, 2012 - 12:00am