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Beekeeping workshop returns to FDLTCC
Carlton County Court Report: January 11, 2017
Peterson gets a presidential invite
Carlton County Court Report: January 10, 2017
County commits funds to tackle blight
Wilderness edge closer to top
CEC crowns five conference wrestling champs
Rebel girls end great season with loss to Bluejackets
Nordic: Maijala takes second at state Nordic meet, Ripp takes 11th
CEC girls hockey team falls in first round of playoffs
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Herbert E. Ringat
CURTIS MARTIN KUBIS
Betty Eileen Sandberg
DAVID EDWIN KOECHER
LEWIS ROBERT KLEJESKI
EDUCATION CORNER: Thank a school board member today
OP_ED: Please consider impact of landfill requests on neighbors, city residents
LETTER: Ms. Christmas has another successful year
OP-ED: My teachers cared, and I can't thank them enough
OP-ED: We are all (mostly) immigrants
SLICES OF LIFE: It is hard
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 16, 2017)
SLICES: The stalking of the secret shopper
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 9)
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 2, 2017)
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo'
OUR NEIGHBORS: Juntunen looks back on 40 years with Esko Fire
It's a mad, mad tea party
CMH birthing suites receive high marks
Pet of the Week
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Kallyn Joy Hjelle
Military Mail: Private Treavor Lowther
Birth Announcement: Vincent Robert Shymanski
Birth Announcement: Nicholas Alan Skoglund
Birth Announcement: Aria Jean Larson
caring and sharing
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
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
November 18, 2016
Minnesota Power prepared for first winter storm, offers tips for customers without power
With line crews and equipment positioned across its service territory, Minnesota Power sent out a press release to assure customers that the power company is prepared for heavy, wet snow and high winds predicted for Friday and Friday night in northern Minnesota. Such strong early...
November 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 1, 2016
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Northland Outdoors Television, the newest venture from one of the upper Midwest’s premier outdoors content brand, will debut on Fox Sports...
July 1, 2016 - 3:20pm
November 12, 2009
DNR charges 52 deer hunters with baiting
Fifty-two deer hunters in Northeastern Minnesota were charged with hunting over bait on opening weekend, according to Capt. Ken Soring, regional enforcement supervisor at Grand Rapids with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Baiting is "very active, a lot of complaints,"...
November 12, 2009 - 3:46pm
November 5, 2009
Donate your deer hide to MDHA
Once again the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association (MDHA) is collecting deer hides. Proceeds from your donated hide are used for habitat acquisition and restoration. Of the money raised, 75 percent will stay here in Carlton County. The remaining 25 percent goes to the State Habitat...
November 5, 2009 - 9:50am
November 3, 2009
State farmers donate pork and dairy products to Minnesota food shelves
SAINT PAUL, MN, October 30, 2009 - Minnesota Farmers Helping Families, a coalition of state agriculture commodity groups, announced today a donation of more than $115,000 in pork and dairy products to Hunger Solutions Minnesota, a comprehensive hunger relief organization.
November 3, 2009 - 3:57pm
November 2, 2009
It's official: ATV record broken in Silver Bay
All-Terrain Vehicle Association of Minnesota parade organizers have received verification from Guinness World Record that they have officially broken the world record for the largest ATV parade, held June 13 in Silver Bay. Officially, the association broke the Guinness World Record...
November 2, 2009 - 5:03pm
October 30, 2009
2009 deer season forecast for northern St. Louis and Lake Counties
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Wildlife Office in Tower is forecasting a reduced deer population for northern St. Louis and Lake Counties. Wildlife managers report a smaller deer herd and "lottery" drawings for either-sex permits in six out of seven deer permit...
October 30, 2009 - 11:15am
October 9, 2009
Trail camera art gives Sean Hall a new perspective on photography
Nearly every Saturday or Sunday is a little like Christmas morning for Cloquet's Sean Hall these days. That's because the home-made trail cameras...
October 9, 2009 - 8:56am
How to find region's hunter walking trails
Northeastern Minnesota -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, sometimes in cooperation with other agencies, maintains 284 miles of hunter walking trails on 154 different trails (Koochiching, Itasca, St. Louis, Lake and Cook counties). For information, go to www.dnr.state.mn.us...
October 9, 2009 - 8:30am
October 1, 2009
Cloquet's in-city bow hunt off to a slow start
Cloquet's first-ever in-city bow hunt has not yielded large numbers just yet - either in terms of permit applications or deer. According to Terry Hill, deputy police chief, only five bow hunters have thus far applied for special permits to hunt deer by bow in specified zones within...
October 1, 2009 - 6:23am
September 22, 2009
MPCA will hold meetings across the state to discuss added impaired lakes and stream segments
St. Paul, Minn. -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) today announced it will hold a series of public meetings throughout the state in September and October to discuss the nearly 400 impairments added to the draft list of the state's impaired lakes and stream segments. The...
September 22, 2009 - 10:32am
September 21, 2009
From Backyards to Backwoods: Feathers show phases of growth in grouses
While teaching 7th grade science, there were several years I brought a freshly harvested grouse into the classroom. I began by showing students the size, shape, and coloration of the bird. We looked at the top notch on the head and the collar of dark feathers that surrounded the...
September 21, 2009 - 10:16am
September 17, 2009
DNR fisheries chief Payer to retire
Ron Payer, long-time chief of fisheries for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, announced today that he is retiring from the agency effective Nov. 2. He made the announcement at a fisheries meeting at the Cloquet Forestry Center just before noon. Don Schreiner, DNR Lake...
September 17, 2009 - 4:34pm
Congressman Jim Oberstar receives Golden Triangle award from Minnesota Farmers Union
ST. PAUL (September 17, 2009) - Members of Minnesota Farmers Union recently presented Congressman Jim Oberstar with the National Farmers Union Golden Triangle Award, the organization's highest legislative award recognizing congressional leadership on behalf of farmers, ranchers and...
September 17, 2009 - 4:05pm
September 15, 2009
Governor Pawlenty requests federal agriculture disaster declarations for six MN counties
Governor Tim Pawlenty today sent a letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack requesting a federal agricultural disaster be declared for Kittson, Lake of the Woods, Marshall, Pennington, Roseau, and Koochiching counties. Producers in these counties have experienced significant...
September 15, 2009 - 3:08pm