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Storm forecast to bring prolonged snowfall to Northland this week
Keep your holidays from going up in flames
Kwik Trip arrives in Carlton County
Ski preview: Nordic numbers up, alpine down for CEC skiers
Scoreboard - December 18, 2015 edition
Scoreboard - December 11, 2014 edition
Legendary Coach McDonald will make his way to Cloquet for Coaches Corner
GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Diver fuels Fond du Lac girls program
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Scott K. Carlson
Shirley M. Decker
Ambrose Thomas Houle
Jeanette Florence Rengo
William R. Bergstedt Jr.
FROM THE EDITOR: Wasted
What message do our low prosecution rates send?
Board member supports referendum
Vote yes for Cloquet kids
OUR VIEW...Right message, wrong place
In Our Own Backyard...'Don we now our gay apparel!'
Notes from the Small Pond...Close encounter
Slices of Life...The season of believing
In Our Own Backyard...Visions of bacon dance in my head
Slices of Life...Sleeping through the night
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Books with local connections could be perfect answer to gift giving
OUR NEIGHBORS...Their family heritage is the land
Bill and Kate Isles return to Encore! for annual holiday concert
Home for the Holidays
Carlton County musicians featured on Christmas by the Lake
arts and entertainment
Kruse, Odegaard welcome baby daughter
caring and sharing
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,...
life / sports
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....
arts / eh / entertainment / life / movies
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:...
eh / entertainment / food / life
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...
eh / life / transportation
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,...
news / eh / food / iron range / life
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...
engagements / life
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...
eh / life / outdoors
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 farm in Tamarack, Minn. The Rev. Mark Heijerman performed the ceremony. The bride, daughter of Glenn and Cheryl Lange of Rock Valley,...
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...
crime / eh / life / money
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 of wonderful gifts for those sitting at the tables, 120 live and silent auction items donated by 160 businesses and friends of the foundation...
education / life
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...
births / life
February 6, 2013 - 4:25pm