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Preliminary 2019 budget, tax levy passes
Cloquet man sentenced to 10 years prison for meth
CCHS partners with Smithsonian for exhibit
Highway 33 roundabout nears completion
DNA testing holds up Montano case
Gregg, Eskomos ease by rival Rebels
Johnson, Wrens setting new heights
'Jacks blank Blue Jackets
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Willard A. Jessen
Thomas Allen Crewson
Thais Ann Swierceski
Sue Ann Nelson Roe
Glenn C. Maxham
judge's view: Patriotism beyond reproach
LETTER: Thankful to those who helped 'Stuff the Bus'
Wright-Cromwell News: Sept 13 2018
Slices of Life: Anyone relate? Didn't think so
LETTER: Cloquet's hoop dreams of 1963
Northland Nature: Baby snapping turtles leave the nest
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Birds taking small steps into spring
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
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
Johnna Marie Rostollan
Allen and Dianna Jenkins
Larry & Susan Sell
Warren (Andy) & Sandra (Sandy)
Northland Nature: Baby snapping turtles leave the nest
Talk deer with DNR at Cloquet open house
Bakers' bass bonanza
Cloquet woman wins Tour Divide
carlton school board
September 12, 2018
To move forward, Carlton will revisit the past
Three of the recurring themes throughout the report were financial concerns in the face of declining enrollment, support for consolidation and collaboration with other school districts and a strong wish that the School Board not pass anymore non-voter-approved levies. Ultimately,...
September 12, 2018 - 6:01am
June 27, 2018
Carlton, Wrenshall may combine for cross country
The Carlton School District received a proposal from Wrenshall in March suggesting the neighboring school districts co-op on several sports. In her motion to explore a combined cross country team, Board Chair Julianne Emerson said she hoped the two districts could “serve to inform...
June 27, 2018 - 8:27am
December 26, 2017
Carlton board votes to bond for $5.58 million
Chmielewski also said he thought the proposed contracts had overcharged by at least a half million dollars. Other residents nodded in agreement as he spoke. Other residents thanked the school board for the work they had done.
December 26, 2017 - 11:10am
December 17, 2017
Board to vote on school projects
The Carlton School Board will hold its truth in taxation public hearing Monday, Dec. 18, at 6:30 p.m. in the Carlton High School media center, followed by the regular meeting at 7 p.m. There also will be a public hearing on the school district's proposed abatement bonds during that...
December 17, 2017 - 1:32pm
November 12, 2017
Carlton school district residents invited to public meeting Tuesday
The Carlton School District will hold a public meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, in the small gym at Carlton High School. The subject? How...
November 12, 2017 - 9:00am
October 13, 2017
Carlton School Board weighs options
p>Carlton's financial consultant, Ehlers and Associates, looked into the property tax impact of consolidating with Cloquet; the results of that study were presented to board members earlier this month. In part, the study determined that if the existing debt were shared between the...
October 13, 2017 - 12:27pm
September 1, 2017
Wrenshall, Carlton ponder path to the future
"For the people who voted 'no' but open-enroll their children elsewhere, try paying those taxes, paying for those schools. Why hold our kids' education system hostage for low taxes? They should feel shame for not supporting the community in which they choose to live, but yet take...
September 1, 2017 - 4:00pm
July 22, 2017
Dear Carlton School District Community,
On behalf of the Carlton School Board, we strongly encourage all voters to take the time to be fully informed and please vote by Aug. 8. We...
July 22, 2017 - 10:49am
July 17, 2017
To the Editor: Let's work on better educational solutions for Carlton students
The video highlights significant maintenance problems with the existing Carlton school facilities, and the secondary school in particular. While the facilities are clearly a problem, the Aug. 8 referendum narrowly defines the nature of the complex problems in the district, and offers...
July 17, 2017 - 12:21pm
May 12, 2017
Carlton school vote set for August
"The other options are far less risky, less expensive and will likely end up being far better for the students, teachers and taxpayers," Chmielewski...
May 12, 2017 - 9:46am
May 7, 2017
LETTERS: All options should be considered in Carlton
I highly recommend community members attend the upcoming Community Outreach meetings to ask the tough questions that cannot be asked at board meetings or committee of the whole meetings. I feel they have not fully explored all options available. They have made up their minds against...
May 7, 2017 - 7:44am
January 31, 2017
Wrenshall clarifies board stance on consolidation (revised)
The debate over consolidation between the neighboring school districts of Carlton and Wrenshall — which are just over four miles apart — isn't new. Last week the Wrenshall Board passed a resolution clarifying its position that the board supports two different consolidation op...
January 31, 2017 - 1:56pm
Carlton schools ask residents for input through phone survey
The Carlton School Board is seeking input from district residents. District residents who receive a telephone call from The Morris Leatherman Company are asked to please take the time to talk to the caller and answer the questions about the school district. Those completing the survey...
July 31, 2016 - 6:19am
March 28, 2016
Carlton School District receives finance award
At the March 21 Carlton School Board meeting Superintendent Gwen Carman presented Certificates of Congratulations to the school board and school...
March 28, 2016 - 3:53pm
January 3, 2016
Carlton selects new superintendent
After many months of searching and interviewing, the Carlton School Board finally had narrowed their choice for superintendent from 16 down to two equally great candidates. During the board meeting Monday night, the board discussed the pros and cons of each candidate and, in the...
January 3, 2016 - 12:55pm