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State seeks public comment on deer plan
Cloquet Schools locked down after 'general threat'
School already delayed for Monday as snow continues
Landlord, community meeting set for Tuesday
Esko DI teams qualify for state
First archer in Cromwell-Wright history qualifies for nationals
Spring sports buried
Kuhlman signs with NHL
CEC boys drop season opener
Weather poses practice challenge
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Carol Ann Gohl
Glenn William Johnson
Parnell J. Koski
Jaris Michael Paro
Dennis D. Anderson
Hamilton: Want to help the world? Resolve conflicts
LETTER: Cloquet's 'big changes' -- What a joke!
Slices of Life: Liquid gold brings clarity
LETTER: Help keep our roadways beautiful
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
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
Birth Announcement: William Ellis Schulz
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
September 16, 2016
Fond du Lac doctor honored as ‘unsung hero’
“To me it means that 123 other people who are heroes are still unsung,” Vainio said. “I could look around and see a lot of deserving people....
September 16, 2016 - 9:19am
Velda ardently promoted patriotism and did what needed to be done to serve veterans. She said she did this “to remind people of our freedom.” Velda...
September 16, 2016 - 6:07am
September 8, 2016
Remembering Armand with a swing for everyone
The swing was dedicated to the memory of Armand Garza, a former Churchill student who died last summer at the age of 15. Garza suffered from...
September 8, 2016 - 4:09pm
September 1, 2016
Cloquet goes big for Labor Day
The Carlton County Labor Day Celebration endeavors to honor and recognize the labor of all by holding its 97th Annual Labor Day Celebration in...
September 1, 2016 - 8:15pm
August 29, 2016
OUR NEIGHBORS: Opportunity awaits for this willing, young man
Recent Cloquet High School graduate Robbie Sobczak was Romeo in the Cloquet High School spring play, kicker for the football team, a soccer player,...
August 29, 2016 - 2:09pm
August 22, 2016
Basketball league brings the community together
“I just love playing the game,” he said. “I was surprised that people are actually playing and showing up. I didn’t think that it would...
August 22, 2016 - 8:16am
August 19, 2016
Kettle River takes ‘mudding’ to a whole new level
Thirty-two years ago some Kettle River community members came up with the crazy idea to create a 20x200-foot pit, fill it with mud and water,...
August 19, 2016 - 12:35pm
August 14, 2016
Cloquet dancer joins national parks project
“When I first applied for Dance Across the USA I had to submit a short response about why I wanted to be a part of the project, along with...
August 14, 2016 - 12:54pm
From Esko school boy to world traveler, Ikola never stops learning
He grew up on a farm — “everyone had 40 acres in those days,” he said — on Marks Road north of Harney, born to hard-working Finnish parents...
August 14, 2016 - 8:00am
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
Volunteer Highlight: Tom and Cindy
Tom and Cindy have been volunteering since they were children. As a couple, their lifestyle has been to help out wherever needed, serving at church, school and in the community. Today, they both serve many times a week primarily providing transportation to medically necessary appointments...
August 7, 2016 - 12:55pm
August 2, 2016
LOOKING BACK: Jim Northrup: storyteller, author, playwright, poet, family man, veteran, Anishinaabe
Editor's note: Writer Jim Northrup died Monday, Aug. 1, 2016. This story is reprinted from an Our Neighbors story featuring Jim Northrup that was written in 2010. There have been many stories including Northrup in the Pine Journal -- about language camps, ricing, his books, his unofficial...
August 2, 2016 - 1:20pm
National Night Out events in Cloquet, Mahtowa set for Tuesday
The public is invited to a National Night Out community event from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, at Veterans Park in Cloquet. Enjoy food, games and prizes while getting to know your neighbors and local public safety personnel. This event is sponsored by the Cloquet Police Department,...
August 2, 2016 - 12:40pm
July 16, 2016
Historic maternity hospital gets new life
The newly-restored home located right across from the Cloquet Middle School may look like any other house to passers-by, but it’s not. In fact,...
July 16, 2016 - 10:26am
July 11, 2016
Volunteer Highlight: Velda Beck
Beck, indeed, has led a full life and is not done yet. She continues to volunteer as she is able. She is an amazing example of one life, given...
July 11, 2016 - 10:06am