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Carlton County Court Report: November 1, 2016
Boldt announces new website
Education Week brings smiles and lessons to students
AEOA welcomes new board chair
Carlton County Court Report: October 30-31, 2016
Wrestling team looking for best season yet
Moose Lake hockey coach focusing on team play
Eskomos outrun ’Jacks in opener
Wilderness sweep Bobcats at home
Bird, Rebels relish chance to play CEC
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
WAYNE R. JUNTUNEN
GAYL ELLIS SKELTON
DONALD L. BEAN
REV. JOHN CARLISLE ESTREM
BARBARA ALYCE HENNINGER HOLTE
To the Editor: Use blue lights to support law enforcement
To the Editor:Veteran coverage was very personal for reader
To the Editor:Turn old middle school into veterans shelter
Slices of Life: Oh topiary, oh topiary
Guest Commentary: Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Water is life
Through Foreign Eyes: Goodbye … or as we say at home, Wanen
Wright-Cromwell News: Nov 1 2016
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Carlton County students perform in Minnesota Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’
Catch Cloquet author at West Duluth library
Jay Cooke: A park for all seasons
Queen of Peace announces November student of the month
Artist uses rap mixed with Native American music to inspire kids
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement:Vaugn Nolan Nelson
Birth Announcement: Piper Deborah Ann Wilkinson
Birth Announcement: Hadley Marie Hietala
Birth Announcement: Brayden Bradley Charles King
Birth Announcement: Taylor Lynn Soukkala
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: A recent visit to a beaver pond reveals..
Northland Nature: Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
Northland Nature: Roses give color to the roadsides again
NORTHLAND NATURE: Deer mice move indoors in autumn
Deer stands not allowed left overnight on wildlife management areas
November 5, 2016
ELECTION 2016: Scanlon City Council candidates
Voters in Scanlon will choose two city councilors for Scanlon out of three candidates on Nov. 8. The Pine Journal asked council candidates the three following questions. Their answers are numbered to go with the question below each candidate's name. (Answers were limited to a certain...
November 5, 2016 - 9:39pm
February 28, 2014
Gramma Polo's is 'movin' on up'
The quiet little village of Scanlon is about to see a major reshuffling of businesses.
February 28, 2014 - 9:37am
September 19, 2013
Changes are afoot in Scanlon
As of Sept. 25, Scanlon is losing its mayor. Two-term mayor and longtime Carlton County resident Jim Putnam is stepping down and moving to Florida....
September 19, 2013 - 11:31am
February 10, 2013
Cloquet police advise no travel in city because of snow
The Cloquet Police Department is advising no travel in the city unless absolutely necessary because of this afternoon's heavy snow. Plowing in the city will begin at 4 a.m. Monday, the department said in an online alert. The department reminded residents of Cloquet and Scanlon that...
February 10, 2013 - 4:14pm
June 2, 2012
Gramma Polo retires ... at age 90! (unedited version)
At the age of 90, Charlotte Polo was still working three 14-hour days a week at the family liquor store in Scanlon, staying up until midnight,...
June 2, 2012 - 11:14am
October 6, 2010
Olson settles in Scanlon after Fire of 1918
Helen Mattson and Ole Olson were married Jan. 26, 1929, at the start of the Great Depression. The happy couple moved to Scanlon - where Olson's...
October 6, 2010 - 1:52pm
Scanlon will join fire district
Scanlon is in. As of last Thursday's Scanlon City Council meeting, the Cloquet Area Fire District welcomed its newest member. Council members...
August 6, 2010 - 12:21pm
July 9, 2010
Two men in custody after Scanlon shooting
Two men are in custody after the shooting of another man this morning in Scanlon. Cloquet police arrived at the River Inn Bar and Grill about...
July 9, 2010 - 10:44am
March 25, 2010
Scanlon burning to join Cloquet Area Fire District
Scanlon officials came to the table last week to engage in talks that could result in their volunteer fire department joining the recently created...
March 25, 2010 - 9:54am
March 23, 2010
Cloquet, Scanlon snow ordinance parking bans end next week
Snow ordinance parking rules for Cloquet and Scanlon will end next week. In Cloquet, parking on city streets is prohibited from 3-6 a.m. through March 31. In Scanlon, parking is prohibited from 1-6 a.m. from Nov. 1 through March 31, except in cases of undue hardship. Any person...
March 23, 2010 - 12:25pm
January 11, 2010
Carlton County corrections officer charged with criminal vehicular operation in rollover
A Carlton County corrections officer and former sheriff's deputy was charged Monday in Carlton County Court in connection with a one-vehicle...
January 11, 2010 - 6:07pm
December 10, 2009
County pursues funding for Phase Two of St. Louis River Trail
The pavement is barely dry on Phase One of the St. Louis River Trail from Carlton to the Park-and-Ride lot along I-35, but local officials are already looking ahead to completing the next two phases of the project over the next two to three years. Carlton County commissioners gave...
December 10, 2009 - 11:50am
December 8, 2009
Police still seek leads in Cloquet and Scanlon assisted-living home thefts
Cloquet police are following leads in identifying a woman who entered multiple apartments in at least two local assisted living facilities on the evening of Sunday, Nov. 29, taking prescription medications and cash. According to Cloquet Police Detective Darrin Berg, a woman described...
December 8, 2009 - 10:59am
November 6, 2009
Scanlon man wins lottery
Daryl Schow of Scanlon won $10,000 by playing the Lottery's WPT Texas Hole 'Em scratch game. Schow claimed the prize Oct. 12. The winning ticket was purchased at Spirit Mountain Little Store, Proctor. Visit www.mnlottery.com for information about the Minnesota State Lottery, including...
November 6, 2009 - 8:12am
October 12, 2009
Biz buzz - former Cloquet employee joins Duluth office, Trapper Pete's to cut ribbon
HIRES AND PROMOTIONS Mary Maslowski joined the Duluth office of Cartier Agency as a personal lines service agent. She worked in Cartier's Cloquet office for the past two years and in the insurance industry for more than seven. A certified service representative, Maslowski writes...
October 12, 2009 - 10:41am