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CLOQUET: STATE OF THE CITY 2017
Barn photo exhibit reception and program
CMS announces February Students of the Month
Guest Commentary: Balancing fairness for all members
New middle school taking shape
A meeting at the Esko Hall of Fame
Maijala races to a close second at state
Rebels win in double OT, advance to quarterfinals
Korby's Top Games
Storm watch buys time and hope for Birkie
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
G. Berneice Muller
AUDREY JOYCE VAN WAVE
DANIEL ALLEN RICE
Herbert E. Ringat
CURTIS MARTIN KUBIS
Guest Commentary:Let the buyer beware
Community input important for future of Carlton facilities
EDUCATION CORNER: Thank a school board member today
OP_ED: Please consider impact of landfill requests on neighbors, city residents
LETTER: Ms. Christmas has another successful year
Slices of Life: You should never …
SLICES OF LIFE: It is hard
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 16, 2017)
SLICES: The stalking of the secret shopper
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 9)
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Veteran grabs second chance to help others
Pet of the week
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo'
OUR NEIGHBORS: Juntunen looks back on 40 years with Esko Fire
It's a mad, mad tea party
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Kallyn Joy Hjelle
Military Mail: Private Treavor Lowther
Birth Announcement: Vincent Robert Shymanski
Birth Announcement: Nicholas Alan Skoglund
Birth Announcement: Aria Jean Larson
caring and sharing
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
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
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