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SCHOOL BOARD: Paraprofessionals want health care benefits; district considers budget cuts
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Police complaint prompts closed meeting
Highway 61 burglar arrested in Carlton County
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
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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
October 19, 2017
Benefit planned Saturday for teen paralyzed in traumatic car accident
The accident resulted in a life-altering severe neck and spinal cord injury and Jarve has been diagnosed as quadriplegic.
October 19, 2017 - 9:24am
October 6, 2017
Wrenshall alumna at Las Vegas concert shooting safe
>Like everyone else, Hutto initially thought the sounds were from firecrackers. After the shots stopped, then started again a few times, both...
October 6, 2017 - 11:40am
October 1, 2017
New corn maze opens near Wrenshall
Ru-Ridge Corn Maze will partner with the Haunted Shack to host one night of terror in the corn Saturday, Oct. 7, only from 8:00-10:00 pm.
October 1, 2017 - 7:34am
September 22, 2017
New-look Wrens, Ogichidaag off to a positive start
Last year, the Wrens won nine games. This time around, they aim to eclipse that mark by the end of September. "This is definitely the strongest...
September 22, 2017 - 9:12am
August 25, 2017
Area volleyball teams ready to dig into season
Esko enters this go-round with plenty of floor experience. Along with Stark on the outside, DeLeon, will also lean on fellow hitters in 6-foot-1...
August 25, 2017 - 6:33pm
June 21, 2017
Carlton home a total loss after fire
When firefighters arrived the residents were already safely outside, including the family dog, but the home was fully engulfed in flames.
June 21, 2017 - 2:47pm
May 18, 2017
Wrenshall man charged with kidnapping, assault
A Carlton County man allegedly carved the word “snitch” into a 17-year-old hostage’s chest and circulated a Snapchat photo of the victim...
May 18, 2017 - 6:23pm
May 3, 2017
The University of Northwestern-St. Paul's Communication Department held its annual Five16Film Festival on April 10. The festical showcased the...
May 3, 2017 - 8:29am
April 20, 2017
Wrenshall voters say 'no'
Belcastro said there were two major points of contention for the residents: open enrollment and a utility company tax lawsuit going through the...
April 20, 2017 - 1:11pm
March 15, 2017
Feminist music festival at A Barn in Wrenshall announced
"The ratio of men to women in the music industry is pitiful,” said co-producer and musician Kat Fox. “Women make up less than (roughly) 10 percent of festival lineups across the board. There are way too many talented women in the world for this to be the standard."
March 15, 2017 - 9:07am
March 13, 2017
Wrenshall will vote on $12.5 million school facilities plan
When consolidation talks with neighboring Carlton School District ended in April, the Wrenshall School Board kept on making plans ... just without...
March 13, 2017 - 1:20pm
February 28, 2017
Wrenshall YES! Team receives grant for local climate change mitigation project
It is an exciting time for Wrenshall YES! Team who received a $1,000 grant from the Youth Energy Summit (YES!) Program and The McKnight Foundation...
February 28, 2017 - 7:58am
February 3, 2017
LETTER: Wrenshall referendum needs looking into
To the Editor: In last week's paper there was an article about Wrenshall School Board talking consolidation with Carlton. Why would they bring it up after all the agony of last year's talks, public meetings, and voting not to consolidate? Then I saw a box alongside the story about...
February 3, 2017 - 8:39pm
December 10, 2016
Bulldogs triumph in the battle for the Brown Jug
"It's an indescribable feeling," said Reed, a 5-foot-9 right-handed guard who is in her fourth and final year of varsity and finishes her career unbeaten in Jug games. "It's a really big game. It means a lot every year."
December 10, 2016 - 12:19pm
October 27, 2016
South Ridge edges Wrenshall in come-from-behind win
“That play was huge,” said Wrens coach Brent Johnson. “Nick was able to hit Mark in stride and it was a foot race to the end zone.”
October 27, 2016 - 10:21am