Skip to main content
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
February 22, 2017
Storm watch buys time and hope for Birkie
There appears to be hope for the American Birkebeiner yet — at least a semblance of the weekend's iconic Northwestern Wisconsin cross-country...
February 22, 2017 - 9:17pm
February 16, 2017
Nordic: Maijala takes second at state Nordic meet, Ripp takes 11th
Cloquet High School senior Anja Maijala took second place in the Minnesota State High School League State Nordic ski meet today at Giant's Ridge,...
February 16, 2017 - 4:24pm
February 2, 2017
Lumberjacks ski to two times the titles
CLOQUET—While waxing his skis inside the Pine Valley chalet prior to Monday afternoon's Nordic ski practice as the snow fell outside,...
February 2, 2017 - 12:54pm
February 19, 2016
CEC Nordic skiers Maijala, Fox take third and eighth place in state
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton juniors Anja Maijala and Erika Fox repeated as all-state performers Wednesday, Feb. 10, with Maijala earning third place...
February 19, 2016 - 1:24pm
February 26, 2015
Nordic noshing at its best
Last Thursday’s CEC Nordic ski banquet had it all: good food, music, comedy, sports, friends and family. Also present were the Coaches of the...
February 26, 2015 - 2:40pm
JUNIOR SPECTACULAR: Heren ready to ‘rip it up’
Eighth-grader Tom Heren recently qualified for the Junior National competition in Steamboat Springs, Colo., next week as an alpine (or downhill)...
February 26, 2015 - 1:03pm
February 19, 2015
Esko’s Severson skis to personal best at State
Sarah Severson has skied in many high school events over her six-year Cloquet-Esko-Carlton alpine ski team career, but the Esko senior saved...
February 19, 2015 - 8:52am
Sorenson sees Lumberjacks skiers shine
Cloquet’s Anja Maijala said her sixth place finish at last Thursday’s State Nordic Ski Meet was the “race of my life.” But the sophomore...
February 19, 2015 - 7:34am
February 12, 2015
Two CEC skiers finish in top 5 at sections, head to state
Coach Glen Sorenson hopes to watch Maijala and Carlton sophomore Erika Fox today, Thursday, Feb. 12, during the state Nordic meet at Giants Ridge...
February 12, 2015 - 5:38am
February 5, 2015
Severson skis to State, but just barely
Whether it’s putting her ski equipment on backwards or showing up at the incorrect venue, the lighthearted Sarah Severson seems to make ski...
February 5, 2015 - 6:09am
January 29, 2015
Severson, CEC girls ski to LSC crown
Sarah Severson’s combined classic and freestyle time of 1 minute 7.18 seconds was the fastest that evening as the Esko senior skied her way...
January 29, 2015 - 7:25am
CEC girls Nordic team first in conference
The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls Nordic ski team grabbed first place in the Lake Superior Conference meet Friday.
January 29, 2015 - 5:57am
March 5, 2014
City ski meet rescheduled
The Cloquet City Ski Meet (for ski jumpers and cross country skiers) was postponed due to cold weather last Saturday and has been rescheduled for Sunday, March 9, at Cloquet’s Pine Valley.
March 5, 2014 - 5:07pm
February 28, 2014
City Ski meet postponed, Barneløpet still on for Sunday
The Cloquet City Ski Meet (for ski jumpers and cross country skiers) has been postponed to Sunday, March 9, at Cloquet’s Pine Valley ski area....
February 28, 2014 - 4:29pm
February 20, 2014
Local skiers do well at State
Alex DeRocher’s senior alpine skiing campaign ended on a high note, as he finished seventh overall at the state alpine ski meet. It marked...
February 20, 2014 - 6:51am