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Volunteers learn about Medicare
Horsing around at the fair
Longtime county commissioner dies
New solar farm will harvest the power of the sun
Carlton County Court Report: August 5-6, 2016
Lumberjacks, Eskomos kickoff the fall
Girls tennis starts fast and furious
The future looks bright for CEC swim team
Rebels, Bombers will start with battle for Brown Jug
GAMES PEOPLE PLAY: Fond du Lac Basketball league brings the community together
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
ROBERT STEVEN MAURICE BREZDEN
THEODORE 'TED' L. PIHLMAN
TIMOTHY JOHN ADAMCZAK SR.
ILENE EVENELL STABERG
To the Editor: Stop bear hunting
To the Editor:The school board’s Wednesday night surprise
Guest Commentary: What does Congress need? Your attention!
Guest Commentary: WINDOW celebrates 30 years of community service
Wright-Cromwell News August 18 2016
The “RIGHT” Slant: Beach Boys turn back clock
Slices of Life: He and mini-he
Senior Legal Line
‘The Death Stare’
Fond du Lac Follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes from the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Go back in time with the Lakehead Harvest Show
Wood City ROCKS
Cloquet museum hosts Labor Day program
Basketball league brings the community together
Wood City ROCKS
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Charlie Katherine Elizabeth Mayo
Birth Announcement: Zak Jon LeMay
Birth Announcement: Ruth Mae Gunderson
Birth Announcement: Oskari Niilo Bergstedt
Birth Announcement: Kamden Taylor Houck
caring and sharing
Jay Cooke State Park announces 125th anniversary celebration
Deer numbers on the rise as hunters look forward to deer season
First new bat species discovered in Minnesota in more than a century
PADDLEMANIA! Kayakers splish, splash and even get stuck
Runners reach ultimate goals at Voyageur
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