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Cloquet Councilors favor group decision on appointments
Former TV anchor starts congressional tour at FDLTCC
Carlton schools looking for talented listeners
College takes action to 'let the sunshine in'
Carlton City Council votes against copper-nickel sulfide mining
Eskomo becomes a Bulldog
Scoreboard: Feb. 23
Frozen Forester found!
DePoe named Thunder football head coach
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Thomas Harold Gille
Florabel Ann Lundquist
Robert "Bob" J. Duncan
Ethel Helen Gannon
Kathryne Marie Pearson
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 22, 2018)
EDUCATION CORNER: We recognize school board members
LETTER: Support resolution to end Citizens United
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
NOTES FROM THE SMALL POND: Cupid
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
SLICES OF LIFE: Winning the lottery
Slices of Life: Try kindness --EMDASH-- it's free
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
Tom & Monica Martin
Supporting Denny McNamara
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
Birth Announcement: William Ellis Schulz
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
The ice is calling
Congrats, Carlton County landowners
June 17, 2012
Area loggers feel the heat after Sartell paper mill fire
When the devastating Memorial Day fire at the Verso Paper Mill in Sartell shut down operations at that plant indefinitely, the ripple effect...
June 17, 2012 - 12:00am
June 2, 2012
Authorities ID man seriously hurt in Carlton County crash
A 64-year-old Kerrick man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash early Saturday on Minnesota Highway 23 in Carlton County. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Walter Stafford, riding a Harley-Davidson, was northbound on Highway 23 south of Carlton County Highway 4 just...
June 2, 2012 - 6:14pm
May 31, 2012
Cloquet man critically injured at Brainerd road construction site
A 29-year-old Cloquet man was injured Wednesday when he was accidentally backed over by an excavator at a road construction project in Brainerd. According to a news release from the Brainerd Police Department, officers and an ambulance responded to the accident shortly before 11:30...
May 31, 2012 - 10:05am
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