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Administrative shuffle continues
Storm brings washouts, road closures in Carlton County
Second gypsy moth treatments planned June 19
Trump to rally in Duluth on Wednesday
Carlton stores boast 2 Powerball winners
South Ridge makes school history
Tomhave second in consolations
State baseball: South Ridge wins historic game
Eskomos go 1-2 in Class AA
GM takes helm as head coach
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Thomas Roy O'Connell
Yrjo "Charlie" Gronquist
Helen M. Koski
LeRoy "Butch" Essen
Ray "Pat" Leimer
Wright-Cromwell News: June 14 2018
Slices of Life: Who are the people in your neighborhood?
In praise of fathers, grandfathers
To the editor: Cloquet grad party successful
Celebrate summer Finnish style
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
Mrs. Peggy Lavick
Tom & Monica Martin
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
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
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Northern pike added to state's catch-and-release record program
December 5, 2017
Northland Nature: Large Birds Come to Our Feeders
Like many others who spend the entire cold season in the Northland, I put out food for birds. Unlike some of the local avian feeders, I do not...
December 5, 2017 - 10:55pm
November 20, 2017
Northland Nature: Early snow cover means early tracks
Deer, fox, coyote, squirrel, mouse, vole and shrew tracks are present nearly every time I winter walk and so were not a surprise. But others...
November 20, 2017 - 2:16pm
October 31, 2017
SWCD NEWS: Conservationists recognized for doing their 'little bits' - Part I
Over the years, Schantz set up a small nursery, planted a Christmas tree plantation, created a wildlife pond, and established several gardens...
October 31, 2017 - 11:17am
October 14, 2017
Autumn shows off her colors
When the sun backlights the leaves, they take on a translucent, magical glow, truly a wonder to see.
October 14, 2017 - 10:20am
October 11, 2017
Northland Nature: Red meadowhawks continue fall flights
These big dragonflies are of several colors, but mostly blue-green with various spots. Also here are the small red meadowhawks. Plenty of variety...
October 11, 2017 - 6:15am
September 23, 2017
The grasshoppers and locusts are all around us now
Butterflies, frequently the white cabbage and the yellow sulphurs, are here along with stinkbugs, crane flies and small red dragonflies. Here...
September 23, 2017 - 1:50pm
August 26, 2017
Northland Nature: Find delicious berries among the thorns
Berries are small fruits that have formed a covering their seeds. (An exception: strawberry seeds are on the outside.) Often they are very colorful...
August 26, 2017 - 10:43am
August 23, 2017
Northland Nature: Shady, wet conditions enable fungi to thrive in the woods
With no chlorophyll or need to use sunlight to manufacture food, fungi thrive in the shade. They are of many shapes and sizes. And though colors...
August 23, 2017 - 5:55am
August 14, 2017
Bee aware of pollinators
BEE BASICS In North America, there are about 4,000 species of native bees with about 45 species of bumblebees in the United States alone. Most...
August 14, 2017 - 12:40pm
August 12, 2017
Experience this month’s solar eclipse safely
For viewing the eclipse itself, in which more than 80 percent of the sun will be blocked by the moon here in Cloquet, join library officials and others on the library's south lawn beginning at noon Monday, Aug. 21.
August 12, 2017 - 6:25am
August 8, 2017
Northland Nature: Large dock spiders can be seen on land and near water
And at Hawk Ridge in Duluth, the raptor flights are going overhead by mid-month. With these activities in the lives of birds, they are no longer...
August 8, 2017 - 6:00am
July 26, 2017
Milkweeds dominate mid-summer roadsides
Common milkweed largely lives up to its name. The milk is a reference to a white latex juice in the plant. This can be seen in breaking open...
July 26, 2017 - 7:26am
July 16, 2017
Wild carrot is sometimes mistaken for poison hemlock
Wild carrot is a biennial that grows as a rosette in its first year and flowers in its second year. The stem is hairy, and the leaves are alternate,...
July 16, 2017 - 4:10pm
July 9, 2017
The pitcher plant is actually a catcher
Bogs are unique sites that seem to combine a mixture of aquatic with terrestrial plants. They may vary from being very wet — maybe even with open water — to being just a damp place to walk on.
July 9, 2017 - 12:45pm
July 6, 2017
Drain all water by removing drain plugs and keeping them out during transport, and • Dispose of unwanted bait in the trash.
July 6, 2017 - 5:12pm