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Carlton County Court Report: April 4, 2017
Memorial Day events planned for Monday
'Keep moving in the direction of your dreams'
Students immerse themselves in 'walk to water'
Charges: Wrenshall man carved 'snitch' into teen's chest, sent photo on Snapchat
Cloquet sweeps conference track meet
Lumberjacks toppled by Esko as playoffs loom
Scoreboard - May 25, 2017 edition
Local Nordic ski star is headed to Alaska
Esko's 'band of sisters' hitting stride at playoff time
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Blanche "Babe" Coughlin
Franklin D. Strandberg
Zachary Lee Aurand
To the Editor: Vote 'yes' and keep Carlton strong
GUEST COMMENTARY: The budget process remains broken
LETTER: City can support veterans and workers with project labor agreement
LETTER: Think outside of the box to save match mill
Notes from the Small Pond: Rain
Wright Cromwell News: May 18 2017
Slices of Life: Gardening with my gloves off
Wright-Cromwell News: May 11, 2017
Slices of Life: The definition of mother
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
VETERANS SPOTLIGHT: Keith and Reta Baxley found jobs, and love in the military
CMS announces May students of the month
Up, up and away
Celebrate the onion
arts and entertainment
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
January 19, 2011
MLA boys split two games
Moose Lake Area's boys hockey team stands at 9-5-0 after splitting two games last week. Last Thursday, the Rebels led 5-1 after two periods but had to hang on to defeat Northern Lakes 6-4 in a Two Rivers conference game. Moose Lake Area grabbed a 3-0 lead in the first period on...
January 19, 2011 - 9:11pm
August 31, 2010
Oberstar staff to hold area office hours in Cloquet/Moose Lake
If you have a lost Social Security check, if your need help getting your veterans benefits or if you need any assistance with any other federal government program, Congressman Jim Oberstar will have representatives from his office in Cloquet and Moose Lake Thursday, Sept. 9, to help...
August 31, 2010 - 6:13pm
August 7, 2010
Former Moose Lake police officer wins retrial in defamation lawsuit
Cloquet attorney Tom Skare said he's been told it may be a first in Minnesota court history: four trials on the same case. Skare represents Patrick Longbehn, a former Moose Lake police officer who sued a man for defamation for labeling him "Pat the Pedophile." The case went from...
August 7, 2010 - 10:14am
April 6, 2010
Operation Round Up(r) gives nearly $40,000 to community programs including those in Cloquet and Moose Lake
Grand Rapids, MN - Lake Country Power's Operation Round Up(r) Trust Board approved $38,008 in contributions to local community programs during its March quarterly meeting. The Board reviewed and considered 41 grant applications and distributed funds to 28 projects and programs this...
April 6, 2010 - 9:09pm
The Whistlepigs to play Moose Lake
The Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Association (MBOTMA) is bringing its annual Minnesota Bluegrass Community Concerts back to Moose Lake...
April 6, 2010 - 11:08am
March 10, 2010
New bonding bill, with Moose Lake facility as main point of contention, could face veto
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty will veto a public works funding bill a House-Senate conference committee approved Tuesday night, a Republican lawmaker told his colleagues. The main point of contention is money for a Moose Lake sex offender facility. Pawlenty wants $89 million and...
March 10, 2010 - 9:29am
March 8, 2010
Moose Lake Area Historical Society gives antique appraisals report
Antique Appraisals with Steve Wesely of Cresent Sales and Auctioneering were held on Tuesday, March 2 at the Moose Lake Civic Center. Appraisals were held at 1 p.m. Eleven individuals participated. The first "Star of the Show" was a series of pamphlets and catalogs for farm equipment....
March 8, 2010 - 4:01pm
March 2, 2010
Polar League names girls basketball All-Conference players
The 2010 Polar League All-Conference team was chosen this week and it includes numerous basketball players from Carlton County. Barnum's Katrina Newman was named most valuable player. Jessica Newman and Sarah Myhre, both of Barnum were named to the First Team, as was Keely Deadrick...
March 2, 2010 - 9:59am
January 27, 2010
VHS disease confirmed in Lake Superior
Lake Superior's newest troublesome invasion won't come from a giant Asian carp after all, but from a tiny virus that already has caused big fish die-offs along the eastern Great Lakes. Researchers at Cornell University announced Wednesday that they have found fish-killing VHS virus...
January 27, 2010 - 5:54pm
January 15, 2009
Cloquet Fire, Perch Lake Fire officially merge
With a new name, a new rig and a new Web site, it's truly a banner new year for the former Cloquet Fire Department. "It seems like we're getting with the times," Cloquet Area Fire District Captain Steve Kolodge said. After several years of talks, the Cloquet Fire Department and...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Moose Lake woman pleads not guilty in stabbing incident
A Moose Lake woman appeared in Carlton County Court Monday for aiding and abetting a stabbing in late August. Jessi Marie Lees, 27, pleaded not guilty to two counts of attempted second-degree murder, three counts of assault, and one count of first-degree burglary. She is charged...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
Barack Obama stumpers stop in Moose Lake
Moose Lake was the 24th and final stop Saturday afternoon in a week-long Minnesota "Heartland For Change," tour supporting Democratic Senator and Presidential hopeful Barack Obama. The large Obama recreational vehicle was stationed just outside the event venue, Blacklock Photography...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
Two face charges in Moose Lake stabbing
A Cloquet man and a Moose Lake woman face felony charges in a stabbing that occurred last Thursday in Moose Lake. Steven Ross Shotley, 20, is charged with two counts of attempted second-degree murder, three counts of assault and one count of first-degree burglary, all felonies. Jessi...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Moose Lake State Park spur trail temporarily closed
The two-mile Moose Lake State Park spur biking and hiking trail that connects the park to the Willard Munger Trail is closed until Nov. 6, 2008. The temporary closure is due to construction associated with a Minnesota Department of Corrections expansion project.
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 14, 2008
Drug traffickers indicted on federal charges
Two individuals charged in Carlton County in June were indicted on federal charges this week involving the distribution of methamphetamine, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Federal prosecutors indicted Robert Charles Gutz, 30, and Mindy Lea Lackore, 29, on Aug. 11 in Minneapolis,...
August 14, 2008 - 12:00am