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Peterson gets a presidential invite
Carlton County Court Report: January 10, 2017
County commits funds to tackle blight
Everything is better in blue jeans, even fundraising
UPDATED: Body found in wooded area of Cloquet identified, no foul play suspected
Wilderness edge closer to top
CEC crowns five conference wrestling champs
Rebel girls end great season with loss to Bluejackets
Nordic: Maijala takes second at state Nordic meet, Ripp takes 11th
CEC girls hockey team falls in first round of playoffs
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OP-ED: My teachers cared, and I can't thank them enough
OP-ED: We are all (mostly) immigrants
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fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
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'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo'
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It's a mad, mad tea party
CMH birthing suites receive high marks
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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
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
October 31, 2016
MaKayla Langenbrunner, daughter of Mark Langenbrunner of Cloquet, and Olivia Rengo, daughter of Todd and Sandy Rengo of Esko, have enrolled at the College of Saint Benedict for the 2016-17 academic year. Classes for fall semester began Monday, Aug. 29. Simpson University announces...
October 31, 2016 - 4:34pm
October 1, 2016
Emma Waugh of Cloquet has been named one of 16,000 semifinalists in the 62nd Annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth about $33 million...
October 1, 2016 - 9:16pm
September 7, 2016
Allydia Diver of Cloquet has been awarded a Benedictine Scholarship to the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth. Diver, daughter of Jason Cooley, has been accepted for enrollment at St. Scholastica in Fall 2016.
September 7, 2016 - 5:26am
September 6, 2016
Student News: Brennen Sylvester
Brennen Sylvester of Moose Lake spent the morning of Saturday, Aug. 20, at Rydell National Wildlife Refuge volunteering as part of a unique service opportunity through the University of Minnesota-Crookston. As part of New Student Orientation at UMC, students are introduced to Crookston...
September 6, 2016 - 10:56am
August 1, 2016
Bobby Dorman of Carlton and Krystal Balduc of Saginaw have earned the two-year Scholarship for Service Award from St. Cloud State University this fall semester. Balduc is a graduate student in the information assurance program at SCSU, and Dorman is an undergraduate student in the...
August 1, 2016 - 12:48pm
July 26, 2016
The following students graduated from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn., in spring 2016: Kimberly E. Newton of Cloquet, Master of Arts degree in leadership in student affairs; Emily R. Rikkola of Cloquet, Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology; Christina M. Skalko of...
July 26, 2016 - 12:56pm
July 25, 2016
The Minnesota State Horticultural Society’s 8th District awarded eight students with scholarships at their annual spring meeting May 7 at the Grand Ely Lodge in Ely. The purpose of the 8th District Scholarship Program is to give recognition to students who have exhibited an interest...
July 25, 2016 - 11:58am
July 11, 2016
Carrie Rye of Esko graduated May 22 from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. Rye, daughter of Katherine and Marty Rye, received a degree in economics. Joshua Carlson of Cloquet was named to the 2016 spring semester dean’s list at Itasca Community College in Grand Rapids, Minn. Carlson...
July 11, 2016 - 3:29pm
Bethany Rosemore of Cloquet graduated from the University of Rochester on Sunday, May 15. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in environmental sciences. Rosemore, a graduate of Cloquet Senior High School, is the daughter of Steven and Nora Rosemore of Cloquet. Grace Sinisalo...
July 11, 2016 - 11:27am
June 28, 2016
Olivia Renee Johnson of Esko graduated with honors from North Dakota State University in Fargo, N.D., in spring 2016. Johnson earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. Students graduating with honors earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Olivia Warpula of Kettle River...
June 28, 2016 - 12:03pm
June 21, 2016
Claire Palmquist of Cloquet and Emily Osborne of Carlton have been named to the 2016 spring semester dean’s list at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. Palmquist, daughter of Daniel and Naomi Palmquist, is a sophomore, and Osborne, daughter of Jennifer and Thomas Osborne, is a senior...
June 21, 2016 - 11:27am
June 14, 2016
The following students were named to the Minnesota State University-Moorhead’s 2016 spring semester dean’s list for academic excellence: Derek Bauer of Carlton, a 2014 graduate of Carlton High School, majoring in film production; Joseph Johnson of Esko, a 2013 graduate of Esko...
June 14, 2016 - 1:33pm
June 6, 2016
Stephanie Erickson of Carlton graduated from North Dakota State University in May 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in university studies. She also was named to the NDSU Dean’s List for the spring semester. To qualify for this recognition, students must earn a grade point average...
June 6, 2016 - 9:26am
June 5, 2016
Robbie Sobczak of Cloquet is presented a Duluth Teachers Credit Union $1,500 scholarship from DTCU board member Lisa Mitchel-Krocak. **** Robert Sobczak of Cloquet Senior High School was presented a Duluth Teachers Credit Union $1,500 scholarship. Sobczak plans to attend St. Mary’s...
June 5, 2016 - 5:37pm
May 25, 2016
Lyric Lekander, a student at Barnum High School, is a recipient of a $2,500 Minnesota Power Community Involvement Scholarship. Scholarships provide...
May 25, 2016 - 6:15am