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CCHS partners with Smithsonian for exhibit
Highway 33 roundabout nears completion
DNA testing holds up Montano case
Cloquet looking at minimal tax levy increase
Master Gardener applications available
CEC employs terrifying two up front
Esko honors local 'legend'
'Jacks rebound from tough loss, beat Rebels
Turnovers doom Eskomos
Bulldog brothers cruise past Wrens
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Sue Ann Nelson Roe
Aaron J. Esala
Shirla Mae Cummings
Lindus Ruth Lennartson
Burton Ralph Olson
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
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Birds taking small steps into spring
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
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
Allen and Dianna Jenkins
Larry & Susan Sell
Warren (Andy) & Sandra (Sandy)
Mrs. Peggy Lavick
Talk deer with DNR at Cloquet open house
Bakers' bass bonanza
Cloquet woman wins Tour Divide
carlton county fair
August 27, 2018
LETTER: Disappointed about tigers at county fair
It's very disappointing to hear that the Carlton County Fair planners think that exhibiting endangered, wild Bengal tigers (Who have what to do with agriculture or Carlton County?) would be entertaining or teach care and respect for animals of all kinds.
August 27, 2018 - 8:02am
August 24, 2018
Carlton County Fair organizers dipped into their bag of tricks and found something that was a hit among fair goers: mutton busting. What is it?...
August 24, 2018 - 12:57pm
August 18, 2018
Barnum girl recovers from accident after 2017 horse race
Last year's horse racing at the Carlton County Fair was an event to remember.
August 18, 2018 - 7:56am
August 15, 2018
'Best Fair Ever' underway in Carlton County
Bengal tigers, mutton busting and more can be seen at the 127th Carlton County Fair in Barnum this year.
August 15, 2018 - 5:32pm
September 7, 2017
Entries from the County Fair
083117.N.PJ.FairEntries - main Morgan Olson entered this black and white photograph of a girl and her horse in the Carlton County Fair and won...
September 7, 2017 - 11:33am
August 27, 2017
'This is home'
>"I used to come when I was a kid." Sample said. "My grandpa was actually involved with the fair, too, years and years ago. He [had] one of the...
August 27, 2017 - 3:24pm
Hanson named 2017 Outstanding Senior of Carlton County
Never one to be idle, Hanson is on the go more often than not, volunteering wherever needs pop up, and where she can make a difference in the...
August 27, 2017 - 7:50am
August 26, 2017
Horse races continue to grow at county fair
Palacios said a lot of new people are coming to Carlton County for the horse races. People came from North and South Dakota, Wisconsin and other...
August 26, 2017 - 8:19am
August 25, 2017
Record cars, record crowds at fair race track
"The blue tow truck that was at the races was the first of three generations of tow trucks the Thompsons owned," explained Overn. "The Pinto...
August 25, 2017 - 12:53pm
August 17, 2017
It's fair time in Barnum
Sample is also excited about a new horse event at the fair, Cirque MàCeo. She describes it as a circus with horses under a big tent. "Its really...
August 17, 2017 - 6:32am
September 2, 2016
Pig kissing contest leads to big bucks at County Fair
"The Kiss a Pig contest was a huge hit," Build the Barn chair Carol Jelinek said. "It was all over Facebook. People were talking about who was going to be the best kisser and then getting donations from friends and family. Everyone was such a great sport."
September 2, 2016 - 10:49am
August 26, 2016
Horsing around at the fair
The 2016 race is over, but plans are already being made for next year. “It’s an involved process. People don’t realize how much it takes...
August 26, 2016 - 3:50pm
August 18, 2016
County fair is culmination of months of effort
The Nelson sisters and Rubish spent the last week before the fair trying to train stubborn rabbits and goats to hold a pose, or trimming toenails...
August 18, 2016 - 2:08pm
August 13, 2016
Family, food and fun begins next week at the Carlton County Fair
“It’s great entertainment and reasonably priced,” Palacios said. “Come be excited about the horse racing at the Carlton County Fair.” Another fun event will be the dog show at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, which will include tricks and costumes, and a group class as well as a puppy...
August 13, 2016 - 10:21am
August 6, 2016
Calling all talented Carlton County residents
Participants will also have a chance to perform on the radio, and Varo has organized three other performances for all interested talent show participants at three different local venues in the month following the fair.
August 6, 2016 - 5:01am