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Tribal councilor won't face theft charges, petition dismissed
USG Cloquet plant fined for air violations
SCHOOL BOARD: Paraprofessionals want health care benefits; district considers budget cuts
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Police complaint prompts closed meeting
Prep boys basketball: Esko wins title, hands Devney 500th victory
Boys basketball: 'Jacks fall in 7AAA final
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko focuses on final
PLAYOFF ROUNDUP: Wrens still standing in 7A
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko, Cloquet advance to semifinals
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Dawn Marie Northrup
Helen Marie Korpela
Yrjo "Charlie" Gronquist
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Deborah Lee Peterson Johnson
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GUEST COMMENTARY: Are truth and freedom getting flushed away?
SLICES OF LIFE: Happiness constantly evolves
COMMENTARY: Thoughts on the weapons debate
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
SLICES OF LIFE: Winning the lottery
Slices of Life: Try kindness --EMDASH-- it's free
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
arts and entertainment
Tom & Monica Martin
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
January 13, 2018
The ice is calling
The ribbon will be open until the ice melts, even though the Christmas lights are done for the year. The warming house is open 4-8 p.m. Monday...
January 13, 2018 - 9:13am
October 28, 2017
State Patrol identifies driver who died in crash into St. Louis River
Authorities have identified the driver who died when his semi truck crashed into the St. Louis River amid snowy conditions early Friday morning....
October 28, 2017 - 3:34pm
October 19, 2017
I-35 lane to remain closed at Scanlon into November
The bridge was damaged when it was hit by a dump truck with its bed lifted up at about 6:15 p.m. Oct. 9.
October 19, 2017 - 6:43am
December 29, 2016
Man in serious condition following crash in Scanlon
A 26-year-old Carlton man remains in serious condition in a Duluth hospital following a two-car crash on Wednesday, Dec. 28, in Scanlon. Joshua Immerfall was a passenger when the Ford Taurus he was traveling in was struck broadside on Minnesota Highway 45 at 6:35 p.m. Wednesday, the...
December 29, 2016 - 11:29am
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