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Carlton County Court Report: February 11-12, 2017
Hear Ye, Hear Ye! It's time for the Father-Daughter Ball
Carlton County Court Report: February 10, 2017
With help, storm debris cleared from ski trails
Liquor ordinance amendment passes, Taco Bell approved
Thunder player named to All-Conference Team
Senior-led Eskomos take a bow at state
Cardinals cement themselves atop school history
Injuries plague Eskomos in Section 7AA playoffs
Scoreboard - March 23, 2017 edition
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
NEOMA 'BONNIE' STADIN
PATRICIA ANN GILSON
ROGER VERNON HARP
ROGER V. HARP
MARK STEVEN MACIEWSKI
Why we need consumer protections
Vote 'Yes' for Wrenshall kids
Please support 'Homes for All'
Thanks to all who help make eighth-grade theater trip happen
Lourey should vote for REAL ID
Not to be negative but...
Wright-Cromwell News: March 16 2017
Wright-Cromwell News March 9 2017
Notes From the Small Pond: Stearns County, Winter, 2008
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The family that plays together, stays together
Get busy and prevent diabetes, before it's too late
County Seat play takes third at state festival
Longtime city administrator reflects on career, life in Cloquet
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
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
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
Cloquet police chief placed on leave
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...
sports/Bombers & Rebels
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...
sports/Bombers & Rebels
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
September 16, 2016
Moose Lake to hold community forum on opioid and heroin abuse
Heroin and prescription pill abuse have touched many people’s lives in communities throughout Carlton County, including Moose Lake. Out of concern for how opioid and heroin abuse have affected and are affecting the Moose Lake area, a team of community members and organizations has...
September 16, 2016 - 3:08pm
August 9, 2016
Carlton County resident rewarded with free fuel
“Tanks of Thanks does more than give away free fuel. It empowers people to continue doing good things for their communities,” explained Akhtar Hussain, CHS refined fuels brand marketing manager. “Our Cenex retailers are proud of the communities they serve and the people who...
August 9, 2016 - 6:53am
August 7, 2016
Man captured in Carlton County pleads guilty in Michigan
It was a chaotic scene. One deputy fired shots at the suspect vehicle's tires during the chase. Rose also rammed several squad cars and ran at least one off the road, authorities said. Two county squads were damaged enough to require tow trucks.
August 7, 2016 - 2:16pm
August 6, 2016
State test results mixed for Carlton County
Carlton County schools offered mixed performances on recent Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA) standardized tests given to students this spring. Tests in reading, math and science were given to students across the grade spectrum, with statewide reading and science scores slightly...
August 6, 2016 - 10:24am
July 30, 2016
Moose Lake wins thriller to reach state
Moose Lake capitalized when Charlie Adamczak smacked a two-run homer to left field in the bottom of the seventh, and Rex Janke clobbered a two-run blast of his own to left-center for a thrilling finish.
July 30, 2016 - 1:33pm