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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
Thais Ann Swierceski
Thomas Allen Crewson
Sue Ann Nelson Roe
Glenn C. Maxham
Slices of Life: A happy place defined
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
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
May 30, 2017
Everyone needs to work together to help the environment
Tourists come from everywhere to enjoy the winding rivers and thousands of lakes, hike hundreds of exquisite trails, and relax in the warm summer sun.
May 30, 2017 - 2:02pm
November 18, 2016
Minnesota Power prepared for first winter storm, offers tips for customers without power
With line crews and equipment positioned across its service territory, Minnesota Power sent out a press release to assure customers that the power company is prepared for heavy, wet snow and high winds predicted for Friday and Friday night in northern Minnesota. Such strong early...
November 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 1, 2016
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Northland Outdoors Television, the newest venture from one of the upper Midwest’s premier outdoors content brand, will debut on Fox Sports...
July 1, 2016 - 3:20pm
November 12, 2009
DNR charges 52 deer hunters with baiting
Fifty-two deer hunters in Northeastern Minnesota were charged with hunting over bait on opening weekend, according to Capt. Ken Soring, regional enforcement supervisor at Grand Rapids with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Baiting is "very active, a lot of complaints,"...
November 12, 2009 - 3:46pm
November 5, 2009
Donate your deer hide to MDHA
Once again the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association (MDHA) is collecting deer hides. Proceeds from your donated hide are used for habitat acquisition and restoration. Of the money raised, 75 percent will stay here in Carlton County. The remaining 25 percent goes to the State Habitat...
November 5, 2009 - 9:50am
November 3, 2009
State farmers donate pork and dairy products to Minnesota food shelves
SAINT PAUL, MN, October 30, 2009 - Minnesota Farmers Helping Families, a coalition of state agriculture commodity groups, announced today a donation of more than $115,000 in pork and dairy products to Hunger Solutions Minnesota, a comprehensive hunger relief organization.
November 3, 2009 - 3:57pm
November 2, 2009
It's official: ATV record broken in Silver Bay
All-Terrain Vehicle Association of Minnesota parade organizers have received verification from Guinness World Record that they have officially broken the world record for the largest ATV parade, held June 13 in Silver Bay. Officially, the association broke the Guinness World Record...
November 2, 2009 - 5:03pm
October 30, 2009
2009 deer season forecast for northern St. Louis and Lake Counties
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Wildlife Office in Tower is forecasting a reduced deer population for northern St. Louis and Lake Counties. Wildlife managers report a smaller deer herd and "lottery" drawings for either-sex permits in six out of seven deer permit...
October 30, 2009 - 11:15am
October 9, 2009
Trail camera art gives Sean Hall a new perspective on photography
Nearly every Saturday or Sunday is a little like Christmas morning for Cloquet's Sean Hall these days. That's because the home-made trail cameras...
October 9, 2009 - 8:56am
How to find region's hunter walking trails
Northeastern Minnesota -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, sometimes in cooperation with other agencies, maintains 284 miles of hunter walking trails on 154 different trails (Koochiching, Itasca, St. Louis, Lake and Cook counties). For information, go to www.dnr.state.mn.us...
October 9, 2009 - 8:30am
October 1, 2009
Cloquet's in-city bow hunt off to a slow start
Cloquet's first-ever in-city bow hunt has not yielded large numbers just yet - either in terms of permit applications or deer. According to Terry Hill, deputy police chief, only five bow hunters have thus far applied for special permits to hunt deer by bow in specified zones within...
October 1, 2009 - 6:23am
September 22, 2009
MPCA will hold meetings across the state to discuss added impaired lakes and stream segments
St. Paul, Minn. -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) today announced it will hold a series of public meetings throughout the state in September and October to discuss the nearly 400 impairments added to the draft list of the state's impaired lakes and stream segments. The...
September 22, 2009 - 10:32am
September 21, 2009
From Backyards to Backwoods: Feathers show phases of growth in grouses
While teaching 7th grade science, there were several years I brought a freshly harvested grouse into the classroom. I began by showing students the size, shape, and coloration of the bird. We looked at the top notch on the head and the collar of dark feathers that surrounded the...
September 21, 2009 - 10:16am
September 17, 2009
DNR fisheries chief Payer to retire
Ron Payer, long-time chief of fisheries for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, announced today that he is retiring from the agency effective Nov. 2. He made the announcement at a fisheries meeting at the Cloquet Forestry Center just before noon. Don Schreiner, DNR Lake...
September 17, 2009 - 4:34pm
Congressman Jim Oberstar receives Golden Triangle award from Minnesota Farmers Union
ST. PAUL (September 17, 2009) - Members of Minnesota Farmers Union recently presented Congressman Jim Oberstar with the National Farmers Union Golden Triangle Award, the organization's highest legislative award recognizing congressional leadership on behalf of farmers, ranchers and...
September 17, 2009 - 4:05pm