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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
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
Esko, South Ridge eliminated in section playoffs
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
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
March 1, 2013
Under the full snow moon
Muted voices murmuring anticipation of snow moon snowshoe hike presentation. A quiet crowd, snowshoes under a full snow moon, air humming...
March 1, 2013 - 3:01pm
January 28, 2013
Riding the snowboard rails ... in Cloquet?
A group of snowboard enthusiasts are working to bring another winter sport to Cloquet's Pine Valley. Already home to five kilometers of cross...
January 28, 2013 - 7:50pm
January 22, 2013
Eh? Yeti Tour delayed
The Northland's lack of snow has forced organizers to delay the snowmobile portion of the Yeti Tour -- an annual event benefiting the March of Dimes. The planned two-day, 200-mile trail ride from Sunset Bar & Grill to Black Bear Casino and Resort had been scheduled for Friday and...
January 22, 2013 - 12:00am
January 18, 2013
Northland Nature...Cottontail rabbits in the yard
These winter days are made more enjoyable and lively with the addition of a bird feeder near the house. The birds that come by for a meal can...
January 18, 2013 - 10:15am
January 12, 2013
DNR to launch pioneering moose mortality research project
An ambitious and pioneering research project is scheduled to begin later this month to help answer why Minnesota's moose population continues...
January 12, 2013 - 7:40am
December 17, 2012
Preliminary 2012 firearm deer harvest numbers released
Minnesota hunters harvested 151,400 deer so far during the 2012 early firearm season, according to preliminary numbers announced by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Overall, antlered buck harvest increased 9 percent and antlerless deer harvest decreased 21 percent...
December 17, 2012 - 2:21pm
December 1, 2012
Northland Nature...The Seeds of November
We have many things to observe in the natural world during November. This is a month of change. From entrance to exit, the scene takes on a completely...
December 1, 2012 - 12:24pm
November 30, 2012
Crews rescue dog from partially frozen lake in Carlton County
Emergency crews rescued a dog from a partially frozen Carlton County lake on Thursday, prompting a warning from officials about ice safety. According...
November 30, 2012 - 1:05pm
Dog rescued after fall through ice near Barnum
Volunteers from the Barnum Fire Department and Carlon County Sheriff's deputies made their first ice rescue of the season Thursday - for a dog. Just...
November 30, 2012 - 1:04pm
Unseasonably warm weather, cold water can be dangerous to late season boaters
With unusually warm weather this month, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is warning boaters and waterfowl hunters to not to let their guard down. So far this fall, four people have died during the late boating season. "All boaters need to remember they must wear...
November 30, 2012 - 11:15am
November 28, 2012
DNR reminds hunters to not throw away unused either-sex deer permits
Hunters who failed to tag a deer or use their either-sex permit during the firearms season may still have a chance to put some venison in the freezer, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). "An either-sex permit from the firearms season remains valid for...
November 28, 2012 - 6:14pm
November 22, 2012
Munger Trail reopens between West Duluth and Carlton
A 14-mile section of the Willard Munger State Trail between Carlton and West Duluth that was damaged during the June flood has reopened, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Wednesday. The trail is open and available for walkers and will be open for snowmobilers...
November 22, 2012 - 4:19am
November 16, 2012
Three's a charm for the Vinje brothers
Maybe it was beginner's luck or perhaps Pappa Bill was watching over them, but brothers Mason and Dylan Vinje both shot their first bucks - both...
November 16, 2012 - 12:47pm
November 10, 2012
For the love of the draw: Holyoke couple fall in love with quick draw shooting
It's Oct. 23 and the deer are out. The roads to Debbie and Marvin Stadin's place are lit by sundown and concealing nothing. It's a pleasant...
November 10, 2012 - 1:05pm
Letter: Readers protest wolf hunt
To the Editor: We join with the protesters of the wolf hunt and with the Ojibwe tribes of Minnesota, who have banned wolf hunting within their borders. There is no reason for this wolf hunt. We declare that wolf hunting is also banned on our property. Mike and Ruth Palecek, S...
November 10, 2012 - 11:30am