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Debate follows prayer vigil
Property tax appeals season is now open
Police looking for information on stabbing Wednesday in Cloquet
Carlton County Court Report: March 6, 2017
Interstate 35 construction starts next week
Golfers tee off
Wilderness, Brookings each win one in opening playoff series
Eskomos fell 'Jacks in a close one
Scoreboard - April 20, 2017 edition
'Jacks serve up season-opening sweep
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
PATRICIA ANN SCHMITZ
HOWARD WAYNE VARGASON
STUART E. JOHNSON
DIANE M. MISGEN
ARDELLE MARILYN (PAULSON) THORNTON
Thank you, Senator Lourey, for standing up for rural Minnesotans
LETTER: Vote 'no' and ask for better plan
LETTER: Wrenshall debate gets nasty
LETTER: Higher taxes will cause problems for some
Slices of Life: Where is your toaster?
Slices of Life: Grilling revisited
Wright-Cromwell News: April 13 2017
Slices of Life: The purge
Easter in Finland mixes old and modern traditions
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
No yolk, annual egg hunt is lots of fun
Churches sponsor ‘Walk for Water’ awareness fundraiser April 30
Cloquet High School announces Business Student of the Month
Hooterz tradition coming to an end
Picasso and Bear paint the town
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
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
April 3, 2015
Transforming Cloquet’s riverfront
Although much of Cloquet was built along the St. Louis River, resident Dana Sanders said she’s never really considered it “a river town.”...
April 3, 2015 - 5:06am
January 30, 2015
It’s better to be a turkey than a shrew this winter
The winter has been kinder to some of us than others, but in the animal world, the snow and precipitation could make all the difference between...
January 30, 2015 - 7:46am
December 5, 2014
Band proposes to reintroduce elk into region
Mike Schrage, Fond du Lac biologist, and Tom Howes, natural resources manager, were on hand at Tuesday’s meeting of the Carlton County Committee...
December 5, 2014 - 7:12am
November 22, 2014
In Our Own Backyard...The thrill of the hunt
I found myself looking down the "schnoz" of one of the biggest bucks I'd ever seen.
Columns/In Our Own Backyard
November 22, 2014 - 11:39am
July 17, 2014
Agate Days Festival gets ready to rock!
The Carlton County Gem and Mineral Club and the Moose Lake Chamber of Commerce will host the 45th Annual Carlton County Gem and Mineral Show...
July 17, 2014 - 10:32am
July 4, 2014
The Minnesota Forest Resources Council (MFRC) is requesting citizen review and comment on the draft Northeast Landscape Forest Resources Plan. The plan provides cross-ownership recommendations for long-term forest sustainability in the Northeast Landscape
The Minnesota Forest Resources Council (MFRC) is requesting citizen review and comment on the draft Northeast Landscape Forest Resources Plan.
July 4, 2014 - 11:19am
July 3, 2014
Extreme compost gardening gains in popularity
The “hugelkultur” is a German system of gardening that translates loosely to “hill culture” and has been around for centuries.
July 3, 2014 - 1:00pm
June 7, 2014
Northland Nature...Shade-tolerant wildflowers are now blooming
Walking among the leafed out trees and thick growth on the forest floor, I find it hard to believe that about a month ago, we still had ice on...
June 7, 2014 - 6:37am
May 15, 2014
Protection of bats could have significant impact on county
A little creature not quite four inches long could virtually disable much of summer construction and logging activity in Carlton County.
May 15, 2014 - 6:18am
March 14, 2014
Deer feeding stirs up debate
Carlton County Land Commissioner Greg Bernu referred to emergency deer feeding as a dilemma between “politics and science.”
March 14, 2014 - 8:35am
February 28, 2014
Esko resident and fire chief Jeff Juntunen has just one bit of advice for anyone who might find themselves stranded in an ice house. “Make...
February 28, 2014 - 10:18am
December 11, 2013
Spring turkey hunting applications accepted through Jan. 10
Applications for the 2014 spring season will be accepted wherever hunting and fishing licenses are sold and online at www.mndnr.gov/buyalicense through Friday, Jan. 10, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The 2014 spring hunt will consist of six five-day...
December 11, 2013 - 11:10pm
December 10, 2013
Pine Valley Tubing Hill opens Dec. 21
The Pine Valley Tubing Hill will open Saturday, Dec. 21 (weather permitting, at least one foot of snow is needed). The facility, located in Pine Valley Park on Olympic Drive (behind Super One) in Cloquet, will be open Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., as well as the following...
December 10, 2013 - 11:45am
December 8, 2013
Forestry Center, Band connect over land dispute
After years of miscommunication born from land ownership issues, a University of Minnesota research center and neighboring Native American tribe...
December 8, 2013 - 10:34pm