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Cloquet alternative school gets statewide award
COUNCIL PREVIEW: For first time, mayor doesn’t include council in assessing board, commission candidates
Mahtowa church, community center get energy efficiency grant
Esko jazz bands really swing
College football, here we come!
Wilderness gunning for playoffs
No joy after quadruple OT
'Jacks send two to state
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Wesley Van Guilder
Brian Warren Stenman
Bryan D. Granholm
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NOTES FROM THE SMALL POND: Cupid
EDUCATION CORNER: Carlton schools looking for volunteers to act as 'community advisors'
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
Letter: Carlton school board should consider all stakeholders, solutions
Wright-- Cromwell News Feb 15 2018
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
SLICES OF LIFE: The joy of paying attention
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
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
Birth Announcement: William Ellis Schulz
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
The ice is calling
Congrats, Carlton County landowners
Northland Nature: Large Birds Come to Our Feeders
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources tag:1
October 4, 2017
Wolf population increases with rise in deer density
From spring 2015 to spring 2016, deer density within the wolf range is estimated to have increased 22 percent.
October 4, 2017 - 7:41am
December 27, 2016
Changing weather conditions creating unpredictable and unsafe ice
A layer of insulating snow, coupled with above-average temperatures, means new ice takes longer to form, Dugan explained, adding that ice that has thawed and refrozen is only half as strong as new, clear ice.
December 27, 2016 - 9:05am
October 30, 2016
Hunters reminded registering deer is important and required
“Every hunter who registers their deer is providing important information and playing a critical role in our ability to scientifically manage deer populations,” said Adam Murkowski, DNR big game program leader.
October 30, 2016 - 7:00am
August 15, 2016
DNR hires former Fond du Lac editor to lead Parks and Trails multicultural media outreach
An award-winning journalist with a passion for advocacy and the environment has joined the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources as an information officer in the Parks and Trails Division.
August 15, 2016 - 10:56am
August 9, 2016
Deer numbers on the rise as hunters look forward to deer season
In 67 deer permit areas, hunters must be chosen in a lottery to harvest an antlerless deer (down from 70 areas last season). Only bucks can be hunted in five areas (down from 14 areas). In 32 areas, hunters have the choice of harvesting a doe or a buck (up from 29 areas). Bonus permits...
August 9, 2016 - 10:59am
August 8, 2016
First new bat species discovered in Minnesota in more than a century
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, in collaboration with Central Lakes College, has discovered a bat species new to Minnesota, the evening bat (Nycticeius humeralis).
August 8, 2016 - 1:57pm
Motorists urged to watch out for turtles during nesting season
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Transportation remind motorists to be careful of turtles crossing roads over the next several weeks as they move to familiar nesting locations. Allowing turtles to cross the roads is vital to preserving regional populations....
June 8, 2016 - 4:33pm
May 14, 2016
Deer fawns are being born; leave them alone, urges DNR
Fawns do not attempt to evade predators during their first few weeks of life. Instead, fawns remain still to avoid being seen, their white spots serving as camouflage. During these times fawns are learning critical survival skills from their mothers. Bringing fawns into human environments...
May 14, 2016 - 6:55am
May 1, 2016
Get out there: Fishing already open for many species
When anglers talk about the fishing opener, they usually mean the May opener for walleye, pike, bass, and trout in lakes. However, at this point in the year fishing is already open for species that are popular among anglers all year, like crappie, bluegill and trout in streams. ...
May 1, 2016 - 6:28am
April 22, 2016
Burning restrictions apply to all counties in the area
There are now 40 counties under spring burning restrictions, including Carlton, Pine and Aitkin counties, which have been under spring burning restrictions since March 21.
April 22, 2016 - 7:23am
November 13, 2015
Hunters register 68,401 deer during first weekend
Minnesota firearms hunters registered 68,401 deer during the first three days of firearms deer season, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
November 13, 2015 - 6:52pm
October 11, 2015
Conservative deer season in 2015 will continue to build population
Question of the week Q: What causes many lakes, rivers and ponds to appear brown in the fall?
October 11, 2015 - 6:09pm