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May 2, 2015
OUR NEIGHBORS: Restaurateur is making his name known in Cloquet
The name of one of Cloquet’s most popular restaurants may have changed, but the face and the food behind it have not. Mexico Lindo changed...
May 2, 2015 - 9:13am
November 26, 2014
Free Thanksgiving dinner available in Cloquet, Carlton and Duluth
Carlton County residents can enjoy a free Thanksgiving meal in Cloquet at Our Savior's Lutheran Church at 615 12th Street, and in Carlton at...
November 26, 2014 - 3:40pm
December 2, 2013
Putting their eggs in one 'Bowl': Locally Laid waits for word on Super Bowl ad
Now the waiting game begins. The final votes were cast online Sunday, and the Locally Laid Egg Co. of Wrenshall soon will learn if it or one...
December 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 13, 2013
Eh? Beer here, beer there
There'll be beer at Bayfront Festival Park today during the All Pints North Summer Brew Fest, but Cloquet will have its fair share, too. The 13th annual Beer Collector Trade Show takes over the Northeastern Saloon & Hotel, 115 St. Louis Ave., from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with setup beginning...
July 13, 2013 - 12:00am
May 30, 2013
Eh? That's a lot of food
Northland residents contributed almost 130,000 pounds of food during the 21st annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, the United Way of Greater Duluth tells us. The exact amount collected by area postal carriers and volunteers in Cloquet, Duluth, Hermantown, Proctor, Silver Bay, Superior...
May 30, 2013 - 12:00am
April 13, 2013
Eh? Dagwood covets Black Bear burger
Those of us who love the comic pages know that Dagwood Bumstead likes big sandwiches. So perhaps it's not surprising that a big sandwich from the Northland attracts Dagwood's attention in today's installment of "Blondie." It starts with Blondie reading Dagwood an item from the newspaper:...
April 13, 2013 - 12:00am
March 9, 2013
Eh? Make a March match
There's no better time than now to give to food shelves. This month the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign, and the Feinstein Foundation will provide a matching incentive fund for cash and food donations and affects 24 Northeastern Minnesota food shelves, including Aurora, Cloquet,...
March 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 8, 2013
Eh? Wild-game feed
Got some stomach growlies that won't go away without the taste of wild game? We've been there but think there's a way to satisfy that hunger. A wild-game feed is scheduled for 5-8 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Queen of Peace gym, 102 Fourth St. in Cloquet. Plus, admission is free; however,...
January 8, 2013 - 12:00am
December 22, 2012
Eh? A guide to beers
What's the quickest route between two microbrews? Check the Duluth Beer Trail -- which conveniently has a mobile site. This site, which is compatible with the iPhone, Android and BlackBerry, guides beer fans to microbrews from Superior to the Scenic Highway. Users can search by...
December 22, 2012 - 12:00am
November 12, 2012
Connolly's Tom & Jerry Batter returns to Superior production in time for the holidays
It's about this time of year when Mark Connolly gets a few messages from enthusiasts around the country looking for a product he hasn't been...
November 12, 2012 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
Eh? We got beef
You might know by now that the crew at Black Bear Casino in Carlton cooked up a Guinness world-record cheeseburger that weighed in at more than...
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 10, 2012
Great Lakes Brewing Co. craft beers coming to Duluth
Craft beers made by Cleveland's Great Lakes Brewing Co. will start appearing on Duluth store shelves Oct.
September 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 28, 2012
Leeann Chin coming to Duluth's Miller Hill Mall food court
During months of rumors about a Leeann Chin restaurant coming to Duluth, Katie Altrichter, Miller Hill Mall's manager, kept quiet. Even as speculation...
August 28, 2012 - 12:00am
August 27, 2012
Locally Laid eggs finding a market in the Duluth area
Jason Amundsen liked his flock of five chickens, which he and his wife kept in their Duluth backyard. The eggs were delicious. So, he thought,...
August 27, 2012 - 12:00am
August 21, 2012
Eh? Big burger
This sounds like a burger fit for a bear. Chefs at Black Bear Casino plan to grill up a record-setting burger during the Big Burger Bash from 2-6 p.m. Sept. 2 outside the Otter Creek Event Center's east entrance at the casino in Carlton. The goal: A 1,200-pound bacon cheeseburger...
August 21, 2012 - 6:40am