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Chasse elected VFW District 8 Commander
Peterson receives Floy Gilman memorial scholarship
BBB warns of door-to-door sales by Vision Packaging
City looks into treatment of water for manganese
Cloquet Fourth of July committee needs help
‘It’s a special time for us’ : It’s the thought behind this weekend’s Ashley Abrahamson memorial softball tournament that makes it special
Summer ball begins
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South Ridge falls in Section 7A playoffs
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SLICES OF LIFE: Slug wars
Finn News: From the Ice Age to independence, Finland has rich history
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Fond du Lac Follies
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In Our Own Backyard
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Slices of Life
Through travel and performance, group grows as ‘Children of Eden’
Flying high: Ultimate Frisbee Invite is fun on the run
Caroline’s Carts come to Walmart aisles
Like looking for rocks? This place is gneiss
Running for a reason
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Birth Announcement: Benjamin Clayton Berg
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Mother Nature blows through
River of adventure: Whitewater paddlers from around the region flock to the St. Louis River in Carlton County
Northland Nature: Look for veery songs and nests in Northland forests
Take a Kid fishing free weekend approaching
DNR Question of the week
October 3, 2013
Benefit set for crash victim
Friends and family will stage an Oct. 13 benefit on behalf of a Cloquet man who suffered serious injuries in a motorcycle accident in June. Jared Nelson, a 2003 graduate of Proctor High School, suffered massive internal bleeding, spine fractures and a head injury in the accident...
October 3, 2013 - 12:00am
May 30, 2013
Eh? That's a lot of food
Northland residents contributed almost 130,000 pounds of food during the 21st annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, the United Way of Greater Duluth tells us. The exact amount collected by area postal carriers and volunteers in Cloquet, Duluth, Hermantown, Proctor, Silver Bay, Superior...
May 30, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
Many Northland schools, colleges closed or delayed today
All public, private, parochial and charter schools in Duluth and Superior will be closed Friday, April 19, because of heavy snow falling in the area. Proctor, Hermantown and Cloquet schools, among others, also announced that classes will be canceled. The University of Minnesota...
education / News
April 19, 2013 - 4:51am
February 5, 2013
McGovern's 2 goals lead Proctor-Hermantown past Moose Lake Area
Proctor-Hermantown 3, Moose Lake Area 2 Sophie McGovern scored her second goal of the game with 1:23 remaining in overtime to give the Mirage (16-6-1) a victory in their regular-season finale Monday. Courtney Simmons stopped 25 shots in goal for the Mirage, while counterpart Kaitlyn...
February 5, 2013 - 12:00am
January 15, 2013
Esko's Trapp scores 21 in rout of Proctor
ESKO 88, PROCTOR 23 Savanna Trapp had 21 points, nine rebounds and eight blocked shots to lead the Eskomos in Proctor on Monday. Eleven players scored for Esko (13-1), with Brooke Schramm adding 13 points and Trapp's younger sister, Molly, chipping in with 10. Brianna Westerdorf...
January 15, 2013 - 12:00am
In wake of shooting, Northland schools review security, response plans
Duluth-area school leaders took varied approaches to dealing with Friday's school shooting in Connecticut. Some discussed the events with their students, while others avoided the topic to give parents the chance to break the horrifying news to their children.
education / News
December 15, 2012 - 12:02am
December 5, 2012
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton shuts out Proctor in rout
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton 11, Proctor 0 Westin Michaud notched his second hat trick of the season and Karson Kuhlman had his first in Cloquet-Esko-Carlton's Lake Superior Conference road win Tuesday.
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
November 28, 2012
Mentor to help rural families of children with disabilities
A new parent-support mentor has been hired by the Northern Lights Special Education Cooperative to serve rural families with children with disabilities in 12 area school districts. Priscilla Heimbruch will help connect parents to services and resources and understand the special...
News / education
November 28, 2012 - 6:30am
November 3, 2012
Proctor runner wins state boys cross country title; Esko girls win team title
NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Top-ranked Matt Welch, a Proctor senior, remained undefeated Saturday by winning the Minnesota Class A high school boys cross...
News / sports
November 3, 2012 - 12:15pm
November 2, 2012
Esko edges Proctor for Section 7AAA football title
Legendary Esko football coach Bob Peterson was drawing up plays for his grandson, Marc, from the time Marc was born until Bob's death two years...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Baker, Wangen lead Cloquet over Proctor
Cloquet 3, Proctor 0 Kayla Baker scored twice and Emily Wangen had two assists as the host Lumberjacks remained alive for at least a share of the Lake Superior Conference title with the shutout win Tuesday. Goalkeeper Kenzie Rathe stopped all four shots for Cloquet (8-3-3, 4-0-2),...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
July 31, 2012
Hanson wins at Proctor
Harry Hanson of Eveleth held on to win a caution-filled Late Model feature on Sunday night at Proctor Speedway. Other feature winners included Ryan Aho of Chisholm in Modifieds, Jeff Tardy of Hibbing in Super Stocks, Deven VanHouse of Silver Bay in Midwest Modifieds and Josh Loucks...
July 31, 2012 - 12:00am
June 8, 2012
Proctor grabs Section 7AA baseball championship
When Proctor closer Ben Nelson blew a pitch past Cloquet batter Trent Moe for the final out in the Section 7AA championship on Thursday in Hermantown,...
News / sports
June 8, 2012 - 4:00am
May 27, 2012
Two arrested after alleged beating of gay man
Two men were arrested after an alleged assault at an abandoned gravel pit in Kelsey Township shortly after 11 p.m. Saturday, according to the...
crime / education / News
May 27, 2012 - 10:05pm
May 22, 2012
Four Northland schools face major changes under new state ratings
Under new student achievement ratings released by the Minnesota Department of Education today, four area schools received designations that will require them to make major changes. Laura MacArthur Elementary School in Duluth and Bay View Elementary School in Proctor are both listed...
May 22, 2012 - 6:01am