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Carlton County Court Report: October 16, 2017
Trees for Troops event next weekend
Carlton County Court Report: October 13-15, 2017
FDLTCC wins marketing and communications award
Barnum kicks off holiday season
Wilderness search for consistency
Suominen medals at state
Rebels run out of steam against Arrows
Pokornowski rushes Cloquet into Prep Bowl
Father-daughter team to lead new LSC women's basketball team
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Raymond H. Dolan, Jr.
Diane Marie Hepokoski
Esther Mildred Kusch
Frances Dorraine Backa
Guest Commentary: Rural mental health care must not be overlooked
To the editor: Carlton school board, residents need to work together
Wright-Cromwell News Nov 16 2017
To the editor: Get facts about MNsure open enrollment
Slices of Life: 'Gratitudinally' speaking
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Logan William Jarvi
Birth Announcement - Rowan Shayne Korpela
Birth Announcement - Felix Sebastian Mendez
Birth Announcement - Charlie William Johnson
Birth Announcement - Ryker Steven Snickers
Northland Nature: Early snow cover means early tracks
Annual River Run races promote fitness and fun ... and the scenery is pretty good too
Good waterfowl opener expected this weekend
It’s time to fall in love with autumn again
Runners go with the flow at annual River Run
May 22, 2012
Unemployment rate drops in April in Twin Ports, NE Minnesota
Duluth's unemployment rate dropped a full percentage point in April to 6 percent, down from 7 percent in March, according to state data released today. The drop in Duluth was part of a seasonal decline seen across the region. The greater Twin Ports area, which includes all of St....
May 22, 2012 - 1:24pm
Minnesota campaign season arrives with filing process
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's campaign season officially began today. As she has for five elections, Rep. Joyce Peppin, R-Rogers, stayed overnight...
May 22, 2012 - 9:45am
May 7, 2012
Minnesota House approves Vikings stadium plan
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House approved a new Vikings stadium late Monday. The 73-58 vote sends it to the Senate, where it could be debated...
May 7, 2012 - 11:00pm
May 5, 2012
Nolan wins endorsement at 8th Congressional District DFL convention
Former Congressman Rick Nolan has won the endorsement of delegates at the 8th Congressional District Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party convention...
May 5, 2012 - 4:00pm
April 19, 2012
Reminder: Statewide tornado drills to be held today in Minnesota, Wisconsin
It's Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota and Wisconsin, and there will be statewide tornado drills in both states today. The National Weather Service will issue a simulated tornado warning for most Minnesota and Wisconsin counties - including all of the Northland - at 1:45...
April 19, 2012 - 8:46am
April 16, 2012
NO LOL MATTER -- EXTRA TEXTING, DISTRACTED DRIVING ENFORCEMENT APRIL 19
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota drivers need to pay attention to this: State traffic safety officials and law enforcement agencies are launching a distracted driving education campaign this week anchored by increased enforcement on Thursday, April 19. The effort, coordinated by the Minnesota...
April 16, 2012 - 12:01pm
March 24, 2012
Legislative notebook: Ethics complaint alleges senator lied to reporters
Democrats say the interim leader of the Minnesota Senate lied to reporters about a sex scandal in December and one of them filed an ethics complaint Monday. "There should be a public apology on the floor of the Senate," Sen. Sandy Pappas of St. Paul said about Sen. Geoff Michel.
March 24, 2012 - 8:18am
March 5, 2012
DFL activist Mike Sundin to announce candidacy for Minnesota House
At a news conference this afternoon, Mike Sundin, a longtime activist for the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, plans to announce his candidacy...
March 5, 2012 - 12:00am
March 4, 2012
Minnesota seeks lookouts for invasive pests
Minnesota is looking for volunteers to join the hundreds of citizens who already have stepped up to help keep an eye out for new infestations of emerald ash borer and other destructive invasive pests. These volunteer "first detectors" form part of the state's early warning system...
March 4, 2012 - 10:02am
March 3, 2012
Our senators are standing up for rural health care
To the Editor: Late last year, I wrote a letter in this paper warning of the dangers of a mega-merger in the health care industry which, if approved, would end up forcing more and more people away from their Main Street pharmacy and towards mail order. The merger of Express Scripts...
March 3, 2012 - 5:17pm
March 2, 2012
State 'surplus' does not mean extra money
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's economy is doing better than the country, helping generate a modest state budget surplus, but that does not translate into extra money. That is because the money, in essence, already is spent. State finance officials Wednesday announced a $323 million projected...
March 2, 2012 - 9:14am
February 25, 2012
Illegal trash dumping increases in Minnesota
While most people wouldn't dream of dumping refuse along a road or in the woods in this day of environmental awareness, ditch and ravine dumping...
February 25, 2012 - 12:00am
February 16, 2012
Six Chippewa bands to split $28 million federal payout
The federal government appears ready to make amends for a dark period in Indian relations 123 years ago that took timber and land from six northern Minnesota Chippewa reservations. Legislation is advancing in Washington that would release a $20 million settlement to the Fond du Lac,...
February 16, 2012 - 12:00am
February 9, 2012
Duluth attorney suspended by Minnesota Supreme Court for misconduct
A Duluth lawyer has been indefinitely suspended from the practice of law by the state Supreme Court for a minimum of four months for misconduct. The action was taken after the Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility filed a petition for disciplinary action against William Paul...
February 9, 2012 - 12:00am
December 15, 2011
Health Notes: Fond du Lac nurse wins Minnesota maternal, child health award
A public health nurse who works for the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is one of two winners of a statewide award for promoting good health in mothers, children and adolescents. Danielle Le Bon Gort of Superior received a Betty Hubbard Maternal and Child Health Leadership...
December 15, 2011 - 12:00am