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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
September 7, 2018
The politics of Labor Day
Politics are woven into the fabric of Labor Day in Cloquet, from the parade to the picnic to the folk singer's lyrics at the carnival. As such,...
September 7, 2018 - 6:45am
September 4, 2018
Exhibit uses art, ag to engage with issues
Ramon imagines her work as learning from our environment and simultaneously acting to protect it. She makes her own inks, from walnuts among...
September 4, 2018 - 11:08am
August 29, 2018
How Welsh towns thrive on walking holidays
In July, I walked with friends the 125 miles in Wales from Chepstow to Llangollen. If we'd just driven the motorways, we wouldn't have a clue about the sights, delights, hosts we met and lovely food at small pubs and bed-and-breakfasts. Couldn't we, over time, develop trail-friendly...
August 29, 2018 - 6:22am
August 22, 2018
Markusen: Can we just talk?
I used to love to talk politics with friends, neighbors and family, and often with people I'd newly met.
August 22, 2018 - 7:13am
August 11, 2018
Hot Minnesota races may drive up voter turnout
Whichever candidates get more of their supporters to the polls will win. But figuring out who will show up for the Tuesday, Aug. 14, primary...
August 11, 2018 - 3:07pm
May 28, 2017
Road, rail advocates assess Trump transportation budget
The Trump administration's federal budget proposal for 2018 isn't a week old, but already state and local transportation officials are adjusting to President Donald Trump's goal of reducing the federal government's role in funding infrastructure. While hopeful still of federal dollars,...
May 28, 2017 - 6:00am
August 8, 2014
GOP governor candidates play up rural differences
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — Four Republican candidates for Minnesota governor struggled to point out differences among themselves to more than 1,000 farmers and agribusiness workers at a Farmfest forum Tuesday, but had no problem criticizing Democratic Gov.
August 8, 2014 - 4:51pm
June 29, 2013
Lourey receives achievement award
Politics in Minnesota and the "Capital Report" announce that Sen. Tony Lourey (D) has won a 2013 Leaders in Public Policy award in the Public Policy Achievement category. Lourey, along with State Representative Joe Atkins, is receiving the award for authoring legislation on the Minnesota...
June 29, 2013 - 1:05pm
May 17, 2013
Klobuchar, Franken question gas prices
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., has asked the U.S. Department of Energy to investigate the steep increase in Minnesota gas prices over the...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 24, 2013
Cloquet mayor's view: Legislature can seize LGA reform opportunity
There is an historic moment at hand for greater Minnesota.
April 24, 2013 - 8:02am
March 12, 2013
Minnesota officials seek way to release sex offenders
ST. PAUL -- Many Minnesotans may be perfectly happy to see sex offenders tossed behind bars, with jailers throwing away the keys. However, a...
March 12, 2013 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
Comprehensive look at Northland mayoral, city election results
Results of mayoral and other city elections from around the Northland: Babbitt Bernice Norregaard defeated incumbent Mayor Glenn Anderson, 514 votes to 327. Buhl Mayor Craig Pulford won re-election, defeating Chris Primeau 287 votes to 204. Ely Challenger Ross Peterson easily...
November 7, 2012 - 2:58pm
November 2, 2012
Call for free ride to polls on Tuesday
Arrowhead Transit is offering rides to polling places across the Northland on Tuesday, Election Day. A free ride during the hours listed can be obtained by calling the "Dial-A-Ride" phone numbers in the city nearest to you. Cloquet: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.; 879-9742 Floodwood: 10 a.m.-noon;...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Cravaack-Nolan one of nation's most expensive House races
One of the closest congressional races in the country also has become one of the most expensive. Minnesota's 8th District race between incumbent...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
Local view: Educate yourself before voting on Esko school referendum
I am a parent, resident, teacher and coach in Esko. I am also a graduate of Esko's Lincoln High School, which means that with the exception of some years away for college and my early professional experience, I have spent my life in Esko. Since childhood, no matter where I have been,...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am