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Juveniles charged in vandalism of former Cloquet school
Construction begins on Cloquet Avenue
Carlton County employee airs union grievance
Vandals strike former Cloquet Middle School building
Tenants affected by fire receive assistance
Rodd's Ramblings: The joys of coaching
Cross-country cyclists ride through Carlton County
Sawdust 5K adds 'Jimmer' event; 1-Miler renamed
Northland Blitz play tough competitor
Baseball: Cloquet Legion, VFW teams staying busy
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Cynthia "Cindy" Sue DeBoer
Lewis Dean Ackerman
Stella L. Robbestad
Alice D. Michaelson
Markusen: When a newly paved road is a gift
Slices of Life: The lost decade
Letter: Berg announces candidacy
Letter: Thanks for a great July 4
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Birds taking small steps into spring
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
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
Larry & Susan Sell
Warren (Andy) & Sandra (Sandy)
Mrs. Peggy Lavick
Tom & Monica Martin
Topwater, underwater drones have come to fishing
Cloquet duo sets fishing tourney record
Cold water can be a killer: DNR urges opening-day anglers to be prepared
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
July 17, 2018
Markusen: When a newly paved road is a gift
Clear, mild, sunny summer mornings are a joy.
July 17, 2018 - 5:18am
July 6, 2018
Wanted: Summer jobs for youth
Summer work is a great prep for joining the labor force later. It's a good way to sample different kinds of jobs and learn how variable bosses...
July 6, 2018 - 2:16pm
July 17, 2015
Skilled Pipeline Trades host technology expos across Northern Minnesota, including Cloquet
Pipeline Construction, Safety event coming to Cloquet Tuesday
July 17, 2015 - 11:29am
March 13, 2012
Apply now for summer jobs with Conservation Corps Minnesota
High school youth may apply until April 20 for one of 130 positions available with the Conservation Corps Minnesota summer conservation work program. "Participants can expect to work hard on projects such as trail construction, erosion control, bridge and boardwalk building, and...
March 13, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 27, 2010
Minnesota Economic Development Fund awarded $1.4 million
A grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) will create over 200 jobs and generate over $4.3 million in new private investment in northeast Minnesota, Congressman Jim Oberstar announced.
September 27, 2010 - 12:21pm
September 18, 2010
Real Deal program helps seniors learn new skills
If you are 55 or older, unemployed, meet income guidelines, and want to re-enter the workforce, local organizations are ready to help you refresh your job skills. The Real Deal, a federally funded program offered through Central Minnesota Jobs and Training Services (CMJTS) and Senior...
September 18, 2010 - 5:20pm
March 30, 2010
Jobs bill heads to governor
March 30, 2010 - 11:08am
February 26, 2010
Continuing my push to create jobs in Minnesota
From working as a union leader negotiating contracts for carpenters on the Iron Range, to serving as chair of the Senate Tax Committee, my life has been dedicated to putting people to work. With record numbers of Minnesotans receiving an unemployment check, and for the thousands of...
February 26, 2010 - 9:32am
November 14, 2009
Duluth-area retailers say they're hiring for holiday sales
While national forecasters predict retailers will hire fewer extra workers for the holiday season with an expected sales decline, Duluth-area retailers are cautiously optimistic. Most interviewed this week say they're hiring extra holiday help at the same level as in years past. "We're...
November 14, 2009 - 9:55am
October 30, 2009
Survey shows Minnesota workplace injuries continue to decrease
A recent Minnesota workplace survey estimates the state's injury and illness rate decreased significantly from 2007 to 2008. According to the annual Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, an estimated total of 87,900 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported...
October 30, 2009 - 10:13am
September 17, 2009
Minnesota loses 10,300 jobs in August
ST. PAUL - National economists say the recession technically is over, but Minnesota economic leaders say workers have not felt an improvement. A...
September 17, 2009 - 2:41pm
June 10, 2009
Pew report finds clean-energy jobs rising to significant levels in Minnesota
Building and installing wind generators and solar panels, replacing inefficient windows and lighting and insulating homes are among the fastest-growing sectors of the U.S. economy according to a report by the Pew Charitable Trusts. The nonprofit group on Wednesday released the results...
June 10, 2009 - 1:43pm
May 21, 2009
Job loss brings new tax issues to consider
Unfortunately, many people are experiencing job loss during our current economic recession. The loss of a job creates many challenges, and tax issues may be among them. The IRS recognizes that the loss of a job can create new tax situations for you. Their website, http://www.irs.gov/,...
May 21, 2009 - 11:10am
March 10, 2009
Northeast Minnesota Job Seekers Outnumber Job Openings 7-to-1
The latest Job Vacancy Survey from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development shows that in Northeast Minnesota there are 12,600 unemployed workers competing for 1,700 unfilled jobs. This means that job seekers now outnumber job openings by 7-to-1.** In the...
March 10, 2009 - 11:55am