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Council debates park power
UPDATE: Council sets special meeting for city administrator search
Voyageur's Park gets a redo
July Fourth preparations lack only volunteers
Carlton County Court Report: May 3, 2017
Esko's Donahue fights the 100-yard war
Cloquet's Bender signs letter of intent with Bulldogs
Eskomos earn fourth at state
Carlton concludes special season on the diamond
Esko, South Ridge eliminated in section playoffs
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Nora Elizabeth Doble
Karl Friedrich Loosen
Gregory Allen Dahl
Deacon Terence "Terry" F. Twomey
Stewart "Dugan" James Nephew
Read a print version of the paper -- online!
To the Editor: School district needs to save money
All-Night Grad Party is a huge success
Vote 'no' on Carlton referendum
To the Editor: Input encouraged at public meetings on Line 3 Replacement Project
The joy of worrying
Three boys on the beach
Wright-Cromwell News June 8 2017
Hitting the sauce
Wright-Cromwell News June 1, 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Ruth and Keith Reeves are always fishing for adventure
It's a summer for the ages at the Encore
Minnesota State Fair announces new foods for 2017
Nothing is impossible if you work toward achieving it
Let kids play with their food? Sure, sometimes!
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
Birth Announcement: Aubrey Anne Nelson
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
December 22, 2012
Eh? A guide to beers
What's the quickest route between two microbrews? Check the Duluth Beer Trail -- which conveniently has a mobile site. This site, which is compatible with the iPhone, Android and BlackBerry, guides beer fans to microbrews from Superior to the Scenic Highway. Users can search by...
December 22, 2012 - 12:00am
December 19, 2012
Mathew Syria of Saginaw and Christine Hall of Cloquet graduated from the University of North Dakota during winter commencement on Dec. 14. Syria earned a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial technology from UND's College of Business and Public Administration. Hall earned a Bachelor...
December 19, 2012 - 7:22pm
Shannon Knoblauch and Branden Hakala announce their engagement. They plan to be married Aug. 17, 2013, in Door County, Wis. Parents of the couple are Jack and Peggy Knoblauch of Manitowoc, Wis., and Mike and Joan Hakala of Cloquet, Minn. The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Manitowoc...
December 19, 2012 - 7:21pm
Camille Horwath and Ricky Blanchard, both of Moose Lake, Minn., announce the birth of their son, Brodrick Robert Blanchard, at 7:47 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Curtiss Horwath of Sturgeon Lake, Minn., and Beverly Horwath...
December 19, 2012 - 7:20pm
Eh? Check out exclusive flood photos
During the historic June flood, most of us couldn't get near Jay Cooke State Park. But photographer Allen Anway, who was raised in Cloquet and is an avid hiker in the park, was allowed in to document the devastation with his large-frame camera. Anway will share the results in a...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 17, 2012
DAV gives to area food shelves
Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Chapter 18 Carlton County donated $1500 to three local foodshelves ($500 apiece) Monday. Pictured (from left)...
milestones/caring and sharing
December 17, 2012 - 2:26pm
December 5, 2012
Kneses announce birth of daughter
Jackie and Philip Knese of Carlton, Minn., announce the birth of their daughter, Alivia Lynn Knese, born at 5:44 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at Mercy Hospital in Moose Lake, Minn. Alivia weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces. Grandparents are Alvin and Nancy Hillstrom of Cloquet, Minn.,...
December 5, 2012 - 6:54pm
December 2, 2012
Sarah Janina Janczak of Wrenshall has accepted membership in The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS). NSCS is a member of the Association of college Honor Societies and is the nation's only interdisciplinary honors organization for first- and second-year college students....
December 2, 2012 - 9:39am
November 29, 2012
A Thanksgiving celebration for all
Think your Thanksgiving preparations were chaotic? Try organizing two community dinners (in Cloquet and Carlton) and training 150 volunteers...
November 29, 2012 - 4:06pm
November 28, 2012
Yrjanson, MacDonald marry
Sarah Yrjanson of Cloquet, Minn., and Darren MacDonald of Kerrick, Minn., were married Saturday, July 7, 2012, in Oak Lake Lutheran Church in...
November 28, 2012 - 7:40pm
November 23, 2012
103-year-old woman credits 'hard work and good food' for long life
When Bernice McFarlane was born none of the following had been invented: zippers, traffic lights, penicillin, ballpoint pens, nylon stockings...
November 23, 2012 - 5:24pm
Macaulay named 'commended student'
Cloquet High School Principal Warren Peterson announces that Maria Macaulay has been named a "Commended Student" in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program. A letter of commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program,...
November 23, 2012 - 11:24am
November 22, 2012
St. Johns honors pastor, invites public to Wednesday services
October was Pastor Appreciation Month at St. Johns' Lutheran Church in Wright. The Rev. Larry Cain has been serving this congregation since August....
November 22, 2012 - 6:19pm
November 21, 2012
Local funeral home bingo event helps support food shelf
Karen Atkins of the Atkins Northland Funeral Home recently presented a check to Jackie Meyer of the Salvation Army Food Shelf in the amount of...
milestones/caring and sharing
November 21, 2012 - 11:02am
Dropkick Murphys to play beer festival in Carlton
A nationally known Celtic punk band will headline a local beer festival. Dropkick Murphys will play during the third annual Great Twin Ports Taste-Together brewfest and wine tasting on Feb. 23 at Black Bear Casino in Carlton. Tickets are $35 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at twinportsbrewfest.com...
November 21, 2012 - 6:00am