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Council debates park power
UPDATE: Council sets special meeting for city administrator search
Voyageur's Park gets a redo
July Fourth preparations lack only volunteers
Carlton County Court Report: May 3, 2017
Former Lumberjack to captain UMD men's hockey team
Esko's Donahue fights the 100-yard war
Cloquet's Bender signs letter of intent with Bulldogs
Eskomos earn fourth at state
Carlton concludes special season on the diamond
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Nora Elizabeth Doble
Karl Friedrich Loosen
Gregory Allen Dahl
Deacon Terence "Terry" F. Twomey
Stewart "Dugan" James Nephew
Read a print version of the paper -- online!
To the Editor: School district needs to save money
All-Night Grad Party is a huge success
Vote 'no' on Carlton referendum
To the Editor: Input encouraged at public meetings on Line 3 Replacement Project
The joy of worrying
Three boys on the beach
Wright-Cromwell News June 8 2017
Hitting the sauce
Wright-Cromwell News June 1, 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Ruth and Keith Reeves are always fishing for adventure
It's a summer for the ages at the Encore
Minnesota State Fair announces new foods for 2017
Nothing is impossible if you work toward achieving it
Let kids play with their food? Sure, sometimes!
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
Birth Announcement: Aubrey Anne Nelson
Birth Announcement: Logan William Jarvi
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: Toad Time Begins in Mid May
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
October 15, 2011
Cloquet man takes flight of honor
When last week's Honor Flight Northland was flying over Cleveland on the way to Washington, D.C., "mail call" was held on the plane. The 98 veterans...
October 15, 2011 - 10:02am
October 1, 2011
Blackhoof couple honored for making the world a safer place
Mike Neault knows it's his name on the plaque recognizing him as Minnesota's 2010 Firearms Safety Instructor of the Year. But he thinks someone...
October 1, 2011 - 1:31pm
September 16, 2011
Mackenzie Carlson dives into new worlds
Esko High School junior Mackenzie Carlson spent five weeks in paradise this summer - and worked harder than she's ever worked before. Carlson spent a summer school term at The Island School in Cape Eleuthera, Bahamas, an educational program that fully immerses high school students...
September 16, 2011 - 10:41am
September 2, 2011
Suhonens named 2011 Farm Family of the Year
The beef show at the Carlton County Fair is controlled chaos. Mooing and showing signs of occasional rebellion, cows of all ages and sizes are...
September 2, 2011 - 9:41am
August 22, 2011
New Inter-Faith adminstrator realizes life's goal
Connie Anderson just checked off the final item on her "bucket list." "I read a book years ago called 'Write it Down, Make it Happen,'" she...
August 22, 2011 - 11:55am
August 5, 2011
Wrenshall family matriarch is one busy lady
Ramona Laveau is a prime example of Newton's scientific principle, "A body in motion stays in motion." At the age of 80, Laveau is still busily...
August 5, 2011 - 10:29am
July 30, 2011
Family life with quads is never dull
The past 12 years have been a blur for Cloquet's Lori Moe, since the day she gave birth to quadruplets at St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth. Lori...
July 30, 2011 - 10:33am
July 18, 2011
Cloquet's Dr. Steven Parkhurst discovers an unexpected place in Minnesota history
Most any Minnesota school kid would agree that one of the traditional rites of childhood is to walk across the rocks at the source of the Mississippi...
July 18, 2011 - 3:28pm
July 6, 2011
Cromwell man meets one of his favorites
Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Brown paper packages tied up with strings These are...
July 6, 2011 - 1:34pm
July 4, 2011
Carlton County archaeologist makes his living rediscovering the past
The way archaeologist Steven Blondo looks at it, the 1918 fires in northern Minnesota aren't only a part of this region's history, they're also...
July 4, 2011 - 4:19pm
June 17, 2011
Hall of Fame track star made the right choice
Carlton's Kerrick Johnson remembers the day his life changed. It was Dec. 4, 1986. He was preparing for a court appearance after an incident...
June 17, 2011 - 12:40pm
June 10, 2011
Moose Lake girl in the fight of her young life
When Megan Wegge twice donated her long, blond hair to "Locks of Love" last year, she didn't know that when she was 12 she would lose all of...
June 10, 2011 - 10:44am
June 3, 2011
Arvid Konu has stories to tell
When Arvid Konu says "there's a story behind that...." he really means it. Konu is one of a handful of local folks who are piecing together...
June 3, 2011 - 2:38pm
May 27, 2011
The Thompsons are a family of heroes
Imagine raising 14 children on a farm in Carlton County. Now imagine nine of your kids going off to war at the same time. That's precisely what...
May 27, 2011 - 2:26pm
May 19, 2011
Ryan Hanson is a team player
Ryan Hanson knows a thing or two about teamwork. From the time he was a third-grader at Cloquet's Washington Elementary School, playing both...
May 19, 2011 - 4:11pm