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Jury finds woman guilty in meth case
Carlton County to participate in homeless count
New health care notification system now active in Carlton County
Cold snap creates slick roads, but good sledding conditions
Carlton County Court Report: December 12, 2017
Small team provides opportunity at Mont du Lac
CEC boys eye state; girls team 'reloading'
Wren girls, boys split with Mariners
Scoreboard - January 18, 2018 edition
No quit in Moose Lake Area team
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Grant E. Hansen
Loren Allen Erickson
Carol Lee Stumpf
Russell "Bud" Paulson
Jack E. Wihela
LETTER: Find appropriate place for 10 Commandments
LETTER: Pine Journal needs local office
LETTER: Reconsider closing newspaper office
OPINION: thumbs up/thumbs
LETTER: Phifer's qualities motivate voters
Slices of life: Reflections of a football aficionado
Nostalgic for TV shows past
Wrestling: The solution to life's problems
Slices of life: Holiday shopping and shopping and shopping
Notes from the small pond: Nikolaos
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
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
Birth Announcement: William Ellis Schulz
Birth Announcement: Logan William Jarvi
The ice is calling
Congrats, Carlton County landowners
Northland Nature: Large Birds Come to Our Feeders
Northland Nature: Early snow cover means early tracks
SWCD NEWS: Conservationists recognized for doing their 'little bits' - Part I
November 18, 2017
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
This is the saga of Duluth & Northeastern Railroad engine No. 16, which spanned a useful career of more than 50 years and now sits in a place...
November 18, 2017 - 8:40am
May 5, 2017
Plans taking shape for 100th anniversary of 1918 fires
Almost 500 people dead, 52,000 displaced and over $100 million (in today's dollars) in damages ... imagine the headlines the devastation wrought...
May 5, 2017 - 9:40pm
February 20, 2017
Peterson gets a presidential invite
Local historian Joe Peterson got a large white envelope in late December. Inside he found an embossed invitation to President Donald Trump's...
February 20, 2017 - 9:56am
July 16, 2016
Historic maternity hospital gets new life
The newly-restored home located right across from the Cloquet Middle School may look like any other house to passers-by, but it’s not. In fact,...
July 16, 2016 - 10:26am
January 8, 2014
Esko history book arrives at last
A long-awaited history of Esko and surrounding Thomson Township is finally set to hit local newsstands.
January 8, 2014 - 5:24pm
December 5, 2013
Pearl Harbor is more than a memory to Cloquet man
When Pearl Harbor Day comes around on Dec. 7, for most it's only a date on a page in history. But for Cloquet's Arvid Carlson, it's as real...
December 5, 2013 - 12:39pm
October 11, 2013
Area observes 95th anniversary of Fire of 1918
When most people think of Oct. 12, they think of Columbus Day. If you ask an old-timer about Oct. 12, memories of the 1918 Fire still leap to...
October 11, 2013 - 2:59pm
October 6, 2013
Will Carlton and Thomson merge?
History is in the news again. Headlines in the Pine Journal over the past few months have announce that citizens of Carlton and Thomson -- across...
October 6, 2013 - 11:07pm
September 5, 2013
BEYOND THE PRIZE...A tribute to the 1963 Cloquet High School Basketball Team
Gather around good friends and I will tell you a remarkable story. A story that is heartwarming, heart breaking, dramatic -- and true! It happened...
September 5, 2013 - 12:13pm
April 11, 2013
Judge Lawrence Yetka to present program at museum
The Carlton County Historical Society will host a program by Judge Lawrence Yetka called "A Career Before Cell Phones" at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at the history museum, 406 Cloquet Ave., Cloquet. Born in Cloquet in 1924, Yetka followed in his father's footsteps and became a lawyer....
April 11, 2013 - 1:44pm
October 12, 2012
This Friday, Oct. 12, marks the 94th anniversary of the Fire of 1918 which took the lives of 453 people and consumed 52,000 homes. The terrible conflagration came on the heels of months of hot, dry weather - conditions that set the stage for the tragedy. The fire was ultimately sparked...
October 12, 2012 - 3:29pm
New document details well project on reservation 50 years ago
Long-time Cloquet resident Ann MacConnachie has preserved a timeless bit of area history.
August 12, 2012 - 6:51am
February 10, 2012
Valentine's Day exhibit opens at CCHS
The Carlton County Historical Society announces an Exhibit Opening on Valentine's Day, Tuesday, Feb. 14, from noon to 4 p.m. at its museum at...
February 10, 2012 - 11:03am
February 2, 2012
Historical Society needs help in solving museum mystery'
The Carlton County Historical Society needs help identifying some items in its collection that have no information about them. They are "museum...
February 2, 2012 - 4:39pm
July 14, 2011
Historical Society adds Ojibwe video archive footage to collection
The video archive at the Carlton County Historical Society (CCHS) had a recent growth spurt of 345 hours of important, local video footage. Through...
July 14, 2011 - 2:00pm