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Wilkinson remembers the constant noise of Vietnam
Carlton County Court Report: October 9, 2017
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Local veterans share concerns with Sen. Klobuchar
Carlton County Court Report: October 6-8, 2017
SEMISTATE UPDATE: Rebels run out of steam against Arrows
Storm surge overwhelms Cardinals
CEC's Suominen, relay team swim to state meet
Lumberjacks stage comeback win over Becker
Red-hot Rebels roll on to the Bank
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Esther Mildred Kusch
Frances Dorraine Backa
Kenneth Clyde Beise
The Rural-Urban Connection: Why industrial arts matter
To the editor: Police chief appointment is positive move
Wright-Cromwell News: Nov 9 2017
Slices of Life: Lost in time
To the editor: Last chance for Carlton School District taxpayers
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
Duluth-based crime writer at library Tuesday
arts and entertainment
Doug & Ginny Olson
Birth Announcement: Charlee Rosemary Eastvold,
Birth Announcement: Ellin James St. John
Birth Announcement: Kenna Marie Reimer
Annual River Run races promote fitness and fun ... and the scenery is pretty good too
Good waterfowl opener expected this weekend
It’s time to fall in love with autumn again
Runners go with the flow at annual River Run
Become an Extension Master Gardener in Carlton County
February 20, 2017
County commits funds to tackle blight
Commissioners unanimously endorsed a ground-breaking Neighborhood Revitalization Program at Tuesday's meeting of the Carlton County Board. The program will provide much-needed funding to upgrade vacant and substandard buildings in the county's neighborhoods and business districts....
February 20, 2017 - 7:27am
February 4, 2017
Legislature, Governor pass tax cuts for more than 200,000 Minnesotans
According to a press release from Gov. Mark Dayton's office issued last month, following the introduction of the Dayton-Smith Tax Bill earlier this month, Dayton signed bipartisan legislation cutting taxes by $21 million for more than 200,000 Minnesota taxpayers in January. The bipartisan...
February 4, 2017 - 11:01am
February 22, 2016
LETTER: Springsted should step up, tax error hurting a darn good school district
To the Editor: Regarding the tax calculation mistake by Springsted Financial relative to our February 2015 referendum to build a middle school in District #94: My concern for this problem goes beyond my present school board membership. My wife and I have a combined total of close...
February 22, 2016 - 8:20am
February 20, 2016
EDUCATION CORNER: Taxing problem challenges school board and community
The Cloquet School Board and administration have been working with financial consultants to determine why the projected cost of our school bond referendum is going to increase the taxes on a $150,000 home about $6 a month more than what had been projected. Before the bond referendum...
February 20, 2016 - 10:36am
November 27, 2015
Residents question school district taxes
Two community members questioned Cloquet School Board members and administration Monday about the “voter-approved levy” portion of recent...
November 27, 2015 - 2:31pm
January 1, 2012
County whittles levy increase down to 2.99 percent
In a last-minute move to lower the 2012 county tax levy, commissioners came up with enough line-item reductions to lower the increase from the proposed 3.08 percent to 2.99 percent. The move came as the board prepared to approve the final 2012 revenue and expenditure budgets and...
January 1, 2012 - 1:27pm
December 10, 2011
Cloquet City Councilors approve final tax levy
The Cloquet City Council passed a zero percent 2012 tax levy Tuesday, with only the people watching CAT-7 in the comfort of their homes as citizen witnesses. Cloquet Finance Director Nancy Klassen - whose work recently garnered Cloquet another Certificate of Achievement for Excellence...
December 10, 2011 - 3:27pm
April 28, 2010
IRS warns that scammers may time e-mails to trick filers
ST. PAUL -- Most people are aware that the April 15 tax filing deadline has just passed. The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers that scammers are aware, too, and may send official-looking e-mails to phish for private information. "The IRS doesn't ever send e-mails...
April 28, 2010 - 9:51am
March 3, 2010
IRS has $16.2 Million for 19,000 Minnesotans who have not filed
Unclaimed refunds totaling more than $16.2 million are awaiting nearly 19,000 Minnesotans who did not file a federal income tax return for 2006, the Internal Revenue Service announced today. However, to collect the money, a return for 2006 must be filed with the IRS no later than...
March 3, 2010 - 9:57am
February 8, 2010
Tips for finding a trustworthy tax preparer
Most Americans will get assistance from a professional tax preparer or tax software when filing their taxes this year. The Better Business Bureau (BBB) of Minnesota and North Dakota encourages taxpayers to use caution when selecting tax preparation help or they may get hit with mounting...
February 8, 2010 - 11:11am
December 3, 2009
Proposed property tax hikes perplex county residents
Brian Fritsinger's office phone has been ringing off the hook. This week, the Cloquet city administrator has done a lot of listening to property owners who are confused and dismayed about 2010 proposed property tax statements which arrived just before the Thanksgiving holiday. "We've...
December 3, 2009 - 9:58am
October 9, 2009
Taxpayers have until Oct. 15 to file extended 2008 tax returns
The Oct. 15 deadline is fast approaching for millions of taxpayers who requested a six-month extension to file their 2008 tax returns. It's also the deadline for special voluntary disclosures by taxpayers with assets in previously undisclosed offshore financial accounts. In most...
October 9, 2009 - 1:50pm
June 30, 2009
Conservationists say tax equals green Minnesota
June 30, 2009 - 1:06pm
June 29, 2009
New tax hits Minnesota purchases Wednesday
Minnesotan's self-imposed sale tax increase goes into effect Wednesday to help pay for clean water, improved wildlife habitat, more parks and trails and the performing arts. Supporters of the tax spent most of last year trying to rally support. Now they're thanking voters and reminding...
June 29, 2009 - 3:05pm
May 20, 2009
Record Number of Minnesotans File Taxes From Home Computers
ST. PAUL -- The Internal Revenue Service announced today that Minnesotans electronically filed in record numbers this year. Nearly 1.9 million federal tax returns were filed electronically by Minnesotans during tax season this year, led by a big increase in people using home computers. Last...
May 20, 2009 - 4:28pm