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Landfill vote delayed
Council debates police shifts, roundabout
Learn more about the DFL candidates for governor
Cloquet murder suspect seeks to withdraw guilty plea
Carlton County Court Report: August 9, 2017
Youthful tennis team gains experience
'Jacks use speed, strategy to keep winning
New-look Wrens, Ogichidaag off to a positive start
Scoreboard - September 21, 2017 edition
Skilled Lumberjacks team undefeated after seven games
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Wayne Maynard Hulaires
Dorothy Hazel Dauer
Marshal C. Peterson
Robert Raymond "Bob" Benkoski
Fair, not free, trade
To the Editor: Attend local DFL governor forum
To the Editor: Esko-area sewer line condition indicative of nationwide crisis
GUEST COMMENTARY: Why unions are good for us all
To the Editor: Citizens, stand up and speak out
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept. 14 2017
Slices of Life: The multitudinous multi-tasker
Notes From the Small Pond: Eleven miles from Mexico, three weeks ago
Finnish celebrations, meetings ramp up with fall season
Wright-Cromwell News: Aug. 31 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Family makes a paws-ative difference
Community digs organic garden
Zucchinis, start your engines!
Q-and-A: Meet hometown author, California transplant Tim Jollymore
Highway 73 Kettle River bridge open to traffic
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
Good waterfowl opener expected this weekend
Free rafting trip Saturday, reservations necessary
Northland Nature: Find delicious berries among the thorns
Northland Nature: Shady, wet conditions enable fungi to thrive in the woods
Bee aware of pollinators
September 9, 2017
Moose Lake roundabout behind schedule
When updating urban roads, utilities always need to be addressed, new storm sewers installed, curbs and gutters done — all independent steps that add up to tedious progress.
September 9, 2017 - 7:14am
July 20, 2017
Rock lovers ‘stampede’ in Moose Lake
Step 2: Have two dump trucks loaded with rocks plus $400 in coins and 400 pounds of agates dump their contents down the middle of the street....
July 20, 2017 - 10:39am
June 30, 2017
Moose Lake starts Fourth fun early
Begin the week cheering and clapping for the kids 10 years old and younger participating in the kiddie parade at 10 a.m. Monday morning. The fun mini-parade lines up at H&R Block and generally draws close to 100 kids each year.
June 30, 2017 - 8:28am
June 22, 2017
Moose Lake killer moved to Minnesota prison
Prison records show that Blom, who is serving a life sentence without parole for first-degree murder in the 1999 abduction and killing of the Barnum woman, is now incarcerated at the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Faribault.
June 22, 2017 - 7:16am
April 1, 2017
Road improvements coming to Moose Lake
Roundabouts show a 89 percent decrease in fatal crashes, a 74 percent decrease in life-altering injury crashes and a 39 percent decrease in all crashes, according to the MnDOT website. The roundabout will help improve traffic flow with less delay with the increased traffic expected...
April 1, 2017 - 10:40am
March 10, 2017
Robotics switches gears for this year's competition
A Jan. 8 post on the Esko team's Facebook page noted the following: "As a young team we are always looking for ways to expand our knowledge base. ... Tonight we gathered together to watch some of the live updates and Q&A's from Snow Problem, Robot In 3 Days and Ri3d Indiana. Thank...
March 10, 2017 - 2:42pm
February 28, 2017
Local 'mathletes' win big at regions, aim for state
Top "mathletes" from the Northland faced off at the regional MathCounts competition and a number of Carlton County students emerged victorious...
February 28, 2017 - 12:01pm
February 17, 2017
Kids dream big at Inventors' Fair
The hallways at Pine Tree Plaza were crawling with kids, display boards and a mind-boggling array of inventions Friday, from an "aquachair" (think...
February 17, 2017 - 12:13pm
February 16, 2017
Bombers even the score with Rebels at home
Barnum notched its biggest W of the winter last Friday, when the Bombers beat Moose Lake-Willow River 47-38, repaying the rival Rebels for a...
February 16, 2017 - 3:14pm
February 3, 2017
With one game left, Rebels aim to finish strong
It's a good time of the season to be playing well — especially when you face four section opponents in a one-week span. For coach Joe Mohelsky...
February 3, 2017 - 11:16am
Lumberjacks win basketball battle with Rebels
The 3-point line turned out to be a friend for both the Cloquet and Moose Lake-Willow River boys basketball teams on Tuesday night. The 'Jacks...
February 3, 2017 - 10:45am
November 4, 2016
ELECTION 2016: Moose Lake City Council candidates
Moose Lake voters will elect two City Councilors on Nov. 8 and there are three candidates. The Pine Journal asked city council candidates the three following questions. Their answers are numbered to go with the question below each candidate's name. (Answers were limited to a certain...
November 4, 2016 - 11:30am
ELECTION 2016: Moose Lake School Board candidates
Moose Lake School District voters will elect three school board members on Nov. 8 and there are four candidates. The Pine Journal asked school board candidates the three following questions. Their answers are numbered to go with the question below each candidate's name. (Answers were...
November 4, 2016 - 11:12am
November 1, 2016
Neurosurgeon to see patients at Gateway
Styliaras treats patients with head and spine trauma, spinal disorders of the neck and back, and performs brain and nerve surgeries. Patients...
November 1, 2016 - 10:10am
October 6, 2016
Moose Lake will mark anniversary of 1918 fire
The last known Moose Lake area fire survivor, Hazel Molis, died recently at the age of 99, so there will be no survivors at this year’s program. Molis was featured in a Pine Journal story last October, when she remembered her mother talking about the day the fire just missed their...
October 6, 2016 - 4:33pm