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Construction begins on Cloquet Avenue
Carlton County employee airs union grievance
Vandals strike former Cloquet Middle School building
Tenants affected by fire receive assistance
Northwoods selects new CEO
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
Alice D. Michaelson
Frederick E Swenson
David Alan Johnson
Beverly Ann Metso
Cynthia "Cindy" Sue DeBoer
Slices of Life: The lost decade
Letter: Berg announces candidacy
Letter: Thanks for a great July 4
Finnish-Americans celebrate Juhannus
Hey, leadership: Let Congress work
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 10, 2018
Friends of Animals to close
It started with a difficult contractor and the hits kept coming all year in 2017.
July 10, 2018 - 10:02pm
July 7, 2018
FOA responds to city representatives
Nelson said FOA is still willing to provide impound services for those willing to sign contracts with them. Four townships have signed the new contracts and are receiving uninterrupted impound services.
July 7, 2018 - 2:24pm
February 23, 2017
Pet of the week
Sweet, quiet Spaghetti. Even though she is part of our barn cat program, we feel in the right "home" she would be a very nice companion. We continue...
February 23, 2017 - 9:02pm
February 16, 2017
Pet of the Week
Oreo is a 2-year-old Border collie mix who came to Friends of Animals two weeks ago from a rescue in Denison, Texas. She loves lots of attention,...
February 16, 2017 - 2:58pm
February 13, 2017
Pet of the Week
Chevy, a rescue in Denison, Texas, is a 1- to 2-year-old male shepherd/labrador mix. He's having a tough time in his kennel because he loves...
February 13, 2017 - 3:09pm
February 2, 2017
Pet of the Week
Miss Odette is a sweet 10-year-old outgoing gal. She loves attention and loves to talk. She has a very unique sounding voice. She may be older,...
February 2, 2017 - 3:42pm
Animal shelter brings dogs from Texas to find homes
The Friends of Animals Humane Society ran into a rare dilemma recently, an animal shelter with almost no dogs! The staff decided to take the...
February 2, 2017 - 2:31pm
March 30, 2015
Our Neighbors…Diane Parkhurst: Cloquet woman had foresight to lobby for animals
In August, 1982, Diane Parkhurst brought her first dog home from the Cloquet Animal Hospital — where the city contracted to have stray or abandoned...
March 30, 2015 - 2:13pm
December 5, 2014
In Our Own Backyard...Who will be the 'Biggest Loser'?
When our chubby young female cat Sunshine tipped the scales at 16 pounds during a recent vet visit, we knew she was going to have to take the...
December 5, 2014 - 1:00pm
September 19, 2013
Mutt Strut: A dogs' day in Cloquet
This year, Mutt Strut walkers enjoyed a scenic one-mile walk on a brisk, sunny Saturday morning that included Voyager and Spafford parks along...
September 19, 2013 - 11:51am
September 21, 2012
Shelter works to get cat back on her feet again
The staff and volunteers at Friends of Animals in Cloquet knew something was not quite right when a stray cat was brought in to the shelter late...
September 21, 2012 - 5:59pm
August 12, 2010
During the dog days of summer, leave Fido at home
We all love our pets and often we want to take them everywhere we go. Dogs, particularly, love nothing better than to be invited to jump in the car with their master and go for a ride. And with summer in full swing, the whole family loves to bring Fido along on camping trips, afternoons...
August 12, 2010 - 3:04pm
July 1, 2010
In our own backyard...And now, there is one
Our house has been empty for nearly half a year now, since the last of our elderly cats, Princess, went to meet her Maker. After the passing...
July 1, 2010 - 10:22am
April 22, 2010
Four dogs, 29 cats discovered in Moose Lake home of elderly pet hoarder
"It was absolutely the worst case I've ever seen," said Mike Licari, executive director of the Carlton County Friends of Animals organization,...
April 22, 2010 - 8:56am