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Carlton County Court Report: June 14, 2017
Carlton County Court Report: June 13, 2017
Beware counterfeit $50 bills
Make the world a better place for pollinators
Experienced CEC team aims to dominant this season
Softball players end season with fun ... and games
Former Cloquet hockey star to direct Air Force hockey operations
Woman who received liver donation from Kristen Burkholder will race in her memory Saturday
New CEC boys hockey coach is no stranger
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
George "Bob" Zambory
Richard M. "Rick" Hanson
Joyce Ione Matalamaki
Barbara "Betty" Peterson
Royce Kevin Mattson
Greater Minnesota: How we're changing
To the Editor: Carlton voters and school board should work together
Good communication lies at the heart of our democracy
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To the Editor: What just happened here?
Wright-Cromwell News: Aug 17 2017
Slices of Life: A return to reality
Korby's Corner: Little League, big entertainment
Wright-Cromwell News: Aug. 10 2017
slices of life: An uphill battle
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Festival goers enjoy music and family friendly fun
'This is home'
Wright church celebrates 100 years
'You Never Sausage a Place'
Come help the Cloquet Moose Lodge celebrate 100 years
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Charlee Rosemary Eastvold,
Birth Announcement: Ellin James St. John
Birth Announcement: Kenna Marie Reimer
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
Birth Announcement: Aubrey Anne Nelson
caring and sharing
Bee aware of pollinators
DNR Question of the Week
Experience this month’s solar eclipse safely
A unique new kind of race comes to Pine Valley
Northland Nature: Large dock spiders can be seen on land and near water
April 20, 2013
Antique appraiser is knowledgeable ... and funny
About 30 people packed the April 2 antique appraisals at the Moose Lake Depot & Fires of 1918 Museum as Rose Mielke laid a one-piece tank swimsuit...
April 20, 2013 - 10:16am
April 18, 2013
Special Olympics Minnesota seeks volunteers for Cloquet competition
Special Olympics Minnesota is seeking volunteers in the Carlton County area to help run a track and field competition scheduled for Saturday,...
April 18, 2013 - 7:41am
April 17, 2013
Eh? For young filmmakers
Heads up, young Spielbergs. The folks behind the Reel Youth Film Festival want to see your cinematic creativity. The festival, a showcase of movies made by young filmmakers, is open to students in grades K-12. Films must be no longer than 5 minutes. Submissions are due May 17....
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 13, 2013
Eh? Dagwood covets Black Bear burger
Those of us who love the comic pages know that Dagwood Bumstead likes big sandwiches. So perhaps it's not surprising that a big sandwich from the Northland attracts Dagwood's attention in today's installment of "Blondie." It starts with Blondie reading Dagwood an item from the newspaper:...
April 13, 2013 - 12:00am
April 4, 2013
Eh? 8 counties, 1 number
Arrowhead Transit wants us to get the word out that it has consolidated its contact info into one all-encompassing phone number for the eight counties it serves. That toll-free number is (800) 862-0175. All other numbers have been or will be discontinued. Arrowhead Transit's dispatch...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
March 10, 2013
Kara Lau of Cloquet graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in molecular bioscience and biotechnology from RIT's College of Science in the fall 2012 quarter. Mackenzie Belich of Carlton and Karly Bergstedt of Esko received the Chancellor's...
March 10, 2013 - 11:06am
Army National Guard Pvt. Brandon Barry and Army National Guard Pfc.
March 10, 2013 - 7:05am
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 2, 2013
Anderson, Jimenez to marry in August
Kelsey Anderson, formerly of Esko, Minn., and John Jimenez of Norwalk, Calif., are engaged and plan to be married Sunday, Aug.18, 2013, on the...
March 2, 2013 - 3:55pm
Eh? Owl collection
As we've reported several times, the Northland is seeing an influx of owls from Canada this winter. They've moved south in search of food, such as mice and voles. While many owls are finding good pickings in our area, some owls, inevitably, will perish here. But some good may come...
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am
February 28, 2013
Lange, Johnson are married in Tamarack
Shayla Lange and Tad Johnson of Cokato, Minn., were united in marriage on Friday, June 22, 2012, the week of "the big flood," on the Walker-Goetzke...
February 28, 2013 - 6:59pm
Eh? Say no to Novak
Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but, no, you are not the rightful heir of Andrew Novak and his lost millions. It's a scam, and a weird one, according to the Minnesota Department of Commerce. Apparently someone's been sending e-mails telling people that the Commerce Department...
February 28, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
The following local students were named to the dean's list at Michigan Technological University for the 2012 fall semester by achieving a grade point average of 3.5 or higher: Jarad Weeks of Esko, majoring in mechanical engineering.
February 20, 2013 - 2:54pm
February 10, 2013
Blue Jean Ball keeps getting bigger and better
The 2013 Blue Jean Ball broke all of the previous records: a total of 330 guests attended, 41 organizations sponsored tables providing a bevy...
February 10, 2013 - 9:06pm
February 6, 2013
Rodenbergs are parents of new daughter
Tricia and Daniel Rodenborg of Mora, Minn., announce the birth of their daughter, Kynleigh Sophia Rodenborg, born at 1:14 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Moose Lake, Minn. She weighed 7 pounds. Grandparents are Rodney and Nancy Grimm of Moose Lake, and David and Heidi...
February 6, 2013 - 4:25pm