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Cloquet police chief placed on leave


March 17, 2017
Cloquet police chief placed on leave
March 17, 2017 - 5:14pm
February 11, 2015
More than two dozen people are crowded inside the lobby of the Carlton County Attorney's Office in Carlton this morning protesting the planned autopsy of a Fond du Lac band member. (Bob King /
Tribal officials, medical examiner reach agreement on autopsy dispute
February 11, 2015 - 12:13pm
December 22, 2013
Cloquet man wounded in stabbing; suspect in custody
December 22, 2013 - 2:48pm
October 27, 2013
David Michael Smith, who was convicted for two burglaries in the home of then-Carlton County landfill worker Joanne Wappes in 2010, searches a wooded area of Cloquet on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, for traces of items related to Wappes? alleged embezzlement. Smith said he initially intended to burn the material there three years ago. (Clint Austin/
Carlton County authorities were told about alleged embezzlement years before arrest
October 27, 2013 - 12:00am
August 22, 2013
Five arrested after Cloquet liquor store robbery
August 22, 2013 - 5:56pm
July 8, 2013
The Cloquet Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a suspect in an early morning armed robbery Monday, July 8, at PJ's Little Store on Doddridge Avenue. The suspect is described as a thin male, approximately 6 feet tall, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with dark stitching, blue jeans, white tennis shoes, a white facemask and black gloves. Authorities are asking anyone with information about the crime to call (218) 879-1247.
Armed robbery reported at Cloquet convenience store
July 8, 2013 - 12:27pm
June 16, 2013
Carlton County authorities seeking driver who hit bicyclist near Esko
June 16, 2013 - 7:45pm
January 10, 2013
John Edwin Bemis III, 37, is not a suspect in the case, but is a possible witness, authorities say. (Photo courtesy of the Cloquet Police Department)
Cloquet police want to know whereabouts of possible witness
January 10, 2013 - 1:42pm
December 18, 2012
A Duluth Police Department squad car sits in front of East High School on Monday morning. (Steve Kuchera /
Security varies at Northland schools
December 18, 2012 - 12:00am
October 23, 2012
Donald William Laquier Jackson
Duluth stabbing suspect involved in 2003 murder
October 23, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
Cristyna Watson
Body found near Cloquet may be that of missing Floodwood woman
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
October 4, 2012
A statewide missing person alert was issued Wednesday for Cristyna Watson, who was last seen in Floodwood on Sept. 8. Watson, 25, is described as a white woman who is 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighs 110 pounds. She has brown hair with blond highlights. Her eyes are hazel and she wears glasses. She was last seen wearing blue jeans with holes in them and a black shirt. Anyone with information should call 911 or contact the Floodwood Police Department at (218) 476-2239 or the Carlton County Sheriff's Offic...
Missing person alert issued for Floodwood woman
October 4, 2012 - 6:19pm
Vanessa Rae Brigan, 26, is facing two felony charges of criminal vehicular homicide while under the influence of a controlled substance. (Carlton County Jail photo)
Methadone found in car involved in fatal crash
October 4, 2012 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
Dustin Kenneth Lee Nelson
Meeting on predatory offender moving to Moose Lake Township
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
July 17, 2012
Carlton County Attorney Thom Pertler
Carlton County attorney arrested on suspicion of drunken driving
July 17, 2012 - 3:03pm