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Distracted driving is a choice, choose wisely
Franken, constituents talk high drug costs
Rummage sale to benefit humane society
FOA seeks funds to help offset construction costs at new shelter
Carlton County Court Report: March 11-12, 2017
Young Rebels team making strides
Wilderness win decisively in Game Five, play Aberdeen in Cloquet this weekend
Experienced Eskomos begin with balance
Scoreboard - April 27 edition
Northland snowboarders finish on top in regional, national competitions
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
BETTY CHRISTINA BRUMMER
CYNTHIA G. 'SIS' OLSON
ELAINE HELEN GUTZ
FRANK BLAINE THOMPSON
PATRICIA ANN SCHMITZ
LETTERS: Problems between police union and administration nothing new
LETTER: Get involved, ask your councilors for answers
LETTERS: Police criticism is undeserved, incorrect
LETTER: The Labor Day Celebration baton has been passed
Notes from the small pond: King-Kong Dad
Wright Cromwell News: April 20 2017
Slices of Life: Where is your toaster?
Slices of Life: Grilling revisited
Wright-Cromwell News: April 13 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Dancing with Dad
Find out why local chicks are better
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
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
August 9, 2013
Retired Cloquet science teacher at work to protect sensitive shoreline habita
Long-time Cloquet science teacher Leonard Anderson is staying true to his ideals, even in retirement. Anderson and his wife, Bethel, recently...
August 9, 2013 - 6:26pm
Signs of devastating bat disease found in two Minnesota caves
A fungus dangerous to bats has been confirmed at Soudan Underground Mine State Park and Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The fungus is known to cause white-nose syndrome (WNS), a disease that is harmful and mostly...
August 9, 2013 - 3:04pm
August 3, 2013
Northland Nature...First migrants appearing in early August
According to the calendar, the first week of August is halfway between the Summer Solstice in June and the Autumnal Equinox of September. Halfway...
August 3, 2013 - 11:00am
July 26, 2013
Bear takes hike through central Cloquet
A young black bear was the star attraction in central Cloquet Monday, much to its dismay. Residents of the 300 block of Sixth Street reported...
July 26, 2013 - 11:08am
June 12, 2013
Blacklock land in Carlton County protected
More than 150 acres owned by nature photographer Craig Blacklock in Carlton County will be permanently protected from development through conservation...
June 12, 2013 - 2:41pm
May 23, 2013
Process dispute leads to Dayton outdoors vetoes
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed two provisions of a bill funding outdoors and arts projects, saying a House committee ignored a citizen advisory panel. The vetoes eliminated $3 million to fight aquatic invasive species that was destined for tribal and local governments and $6.3...
May 23, 2013 - 1:47pm
May 10, 2013
Area III Envirothon draws 180 competitors
The Wrenshall High School team members huddled in concentration as they took a brief quiz following a presentation at the wildlife station of...
May 10, 2013 - 8:02am
April 26, 2013
Spring snowstorms cause issues for road crews, wildlife
Challenging. That's the way both county and city engineers described the wet, heavy snow that broke the record for snowfall in the month of...
April 26, 2013 - 1:46pm
April 19, 2013
Wet, snowy conditions will require temporary road and trail closures
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will need to close many roads and trails temporarily in state forests, state parks, recreation areas and wildlife management areas, due to wet, snowy conditions. Road and trail conditions are deteriorating rapidly this spring, and...
April 19, 2013 - 7:30am
April 18, 2013
More charges to be filed in investigation of illegal sales of game fish in northern Minnesota
Authorities are bringing state charges against 21 individuals following a major investigation into the illegal sale and dumping of thousands of protected game fish in north-central and northwestern Minnesota. The three-year special investigation, known as Operation Squarehook,...
April 18, 2013 - 2:29pm
April 12, 2013
Jay Cooke Swinging Bridge looks to the past for new design
Jay Cooke Park is "right out the back door" of the home of Sue and Adrian Watt of Murto Road in Esko, and Adrian said the two of them walk in...
April 12, 2013 - 10:41am
April 7, 2013
Jay Cooke State Park's Swinging Bridge should be back open by fall
Visitors to Jay Cooke State Park should be able to walk across the swaying, creaking Swinging Bridge by summer's end, park officials said Saturday. "The...
April 7, 2013 - 7:28am
April 5, 2013
Our Neighbor: Esko teacher goes on the ride of a lifetime
In the middle of nowhere, with a swollen face and astride a bicycle, Esko schoolteacher Charlie Farrow wasn't worried about his physical condition. In...
April 5, 2013 - 1:40pm
March 15, 2013
Outdoors athlete Dusty Olson truly is 'a man for all seasons'
A few days before the Section 7 Nordic ski meet, Cloquet-Esko-Carlton assistant coach Dusty Olson was busy waxing skis in the back room of the...
March 15, 2013 - 11:31am
March 2, 2013
Eh? Owl collection
As we've reported several times, the Northland is seeing an influx of owls from Canada this winter. They've moved south in search of food, such as mice and voles. While many owls are finding good pickings in our area, some owls, inevitably, will perish here. But some good may come...
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am