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Carlton County Court Report: March 13-22
Authorities investigate social media threat linked to Wrenshall School
Tribal councilor won't face theft charges, petition dismissed
USG Cloquet plant fined for air violations
SCHOOL BOARD: Paraprofessionals want health care benefits; district considers budget cuts
Boys basketball: Wrenching loss for Wrens
Boys basketball: Cards sunk in 7A final
Prep boys basketball: Esko wins title, hands Devney 500th victory
Boys basketball: 'Jacks fall in 7AAA final
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko focuses on final
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Helen C. Lekander
Lorraine A. Jahnz
David Donald Wehr
Helen Marie Korpela
Dennis Lee Olson
Protecting local taxpayers and county bottom lines
SLICES OF LIFE: House or home?
GUEST COMMENTARY: County attorney's actions a 'black eye' on county
Wright-Cromwell News (March 15, 2018)
Wright-Cromwell News (March 8, 2018)
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
SLICES OF LIFE: Winning the lottery
Slices of Life: Try kindness --EMDASH-- it's free
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
Tom & Monica Martin
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
College takes action to 'let the sunshine in'
Whether it was the 10,000 lumens of light blasting their winter-weary bodies or simply the company, the SunSpot bus was a happy place to be...
February 24, 2018 - 10:51am
February 20, 2018
Why shoveling snow doesn’t need to be a literal pain in the back
In winter, shoveling out from a snowstorm isn’t the exception, it’s the rule. While many grab shovels after a snowfall, too many grab their backs in pain after that activity.
February 20, 2018 - 9:43am
January 27, 2018
FDL advocates see progress on drug use education
Handing out the Narcan kits is something that Diver began doing after she was given kits at the Tribal Opioid Summit in Mahnomen, Minn. "One...
January 27, 2018 - 10:57am
September 15, 2017
Zucchinis, start your engines!
This Saturday, Sept. 16, kids can race a zucchini at our Harvest Festival. The Market will provide free wheels, axles and racing ramps. Kids...
September 15, 2017 - 8:03am
June 7, 2017
One Vegetable, One Community selects ‘vegetable of the year’
"We chose beans because they are easy to grow and there are many varieties,” said United Way Director Ali Bilden Camps. “My favorite is a bean called Dragon Tongue, which is cream and purple. If you're gardening with kids, try beans that can be eaten right off the vine!"
June 7, 2017 - 6:07am
May 11, 2017
Run like a Lumberjack?
This annual family fitness event features eight different race divisions for kids and adults of all ages, ranging from the 100-yard dash for kids 4 and under to the Legacy Mile Walk/Run for adults ages 19 and older.
May 11, 2017 - 1:48pm
April 15, 2017
Hooterz tradition coming to an end
Willette originally thought the women would walk during the day at the Koman event and go back to a hotel to clean up and relax. Upon closer...
April 15, 2017 - 6:20am
April 10, 2017
HEALTH: It’s never too late to save things
You need to keep talking about cancer and keep telling people to get screened. A colonoscopy five years earlier would have made all the difference...
April 10, 2017 - 7:20am
March 20, 2017
Get busy and prevent diabetes, before it's too late
"It's like your last warning, time to figure out and make changes or succumb," added Matteen, who is helping promote prediabetes prevention programs...
March 20, 2017 - 2:03pm
February 17, 2017
MedExpress opens in Cloquet
MedExpress Urgent Care announces the opening of its fifth Minnesota neighborhood medical center last week at 707 Highway 33 S, Cloquet. As a...
February 17, 2017 - 11:15am
February 16, 2017
CMH birthing suites receive high marks
A survey by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) gave the birthing suites at CMH high marks in nearly every category they measured. Every two years, the CDC conducts a national survey of infant feeding practices in maternity care settings. The survey measures seven areas, including:...
February 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 10, 2017
OP-ED: Actually affordable health care choices
Over the past year there has been a lot of media coverage on the increasing cost of health insurance in Minnesota and the lack of access to providers...
February 10, 2017 - 3:18pm
December 28, 2016
Workshop to focus on fall prevention, balance strengthening
Two trained coaches guide participants through learning and activities that emphasize strategies to reduce fear of falling, and exercises to increase strength and balance.
December 28, 2016 - 11:10am
December 22, 2016
Snow shoveling: Know your heart risks and stay safe
Use a small shovel or consider a snow thrower. The act of lifting heavy snow can raise blood pressure acutely during the lift. It is safer to lift smaller amounts more times, than to lug a few huge shovelfuls of snow. When possible, simply push the snow.
December 22, 2016 - 5:57pm
September 29, 2016
Running for Blue House
“The conditions were wet but the temperatures were nice so it was very enjoyable weather for runners,” Krohn said. He added that next year’s...
September 29, 2016 - 4:59pm