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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
June 30, 2018
Fires of 1918: Oldest survivors in Cloquet are now buildings
When the last train pulled out of Cloquet just after 10 p.m. Oct. 12, 1918, the people jammed in its boxcars watched the city burn as they left....
June 30, 2018 - 8:48pm
June 16, 2018
New chapter for old library
The red brick library was completed in 1920 in the Beaux Arts style by Duluth architect firm Kelly and Shefchik. It has a limestone base and...
June 16, 2018 - 1:39pm
June 13, 2018
Automba honors past, builds for future
"This was a railroad town," town historian and writer Dan Reed said. "Then, you know, when that (railroad) heyday was over, well, then the town...
June 13, 2018 - 7:52am
June 4, 2018
Fires of 1918: Timber boomtown goes up in smoke
Some might find it hard to believe that the tiny town of Automba was once a lumber boomtown with a railyard a half-mile long and quarter-mile...
June 4, 2018 - 10:23am
May 7, 2018
Now you see it, now you don't: Historic bridge supports disappears
Steve Schmidt was checking to see if the ice was off the St. Louis River yet April 24 when he realized something was amiss. Then he noticed...
May 7, 2018 - 10:47am
April 29, 2018
Mural brings Moose Lake 1918 fire to life
"This is 20-times more than I ever dreamed," an ecstatic Frohrip said Saturday during the official unveiling of the new mural. Many of the approximately...
April 29, 2018 - 11:45am
April 27, 2018
1918 Fire story: A letter after the fire
The flames looked as if they reached the sky, and it roared like thunder. I cannot tell how terrible it looked out on the west side. Mothers...
April 27, 2018 - 10:24am
1918 Fire stories: Fire rains death, devastation on southern Carlton County
>In the book "The Fires of Autumn," Celia Kowalski described seeing an automobile loaded with a family of children crash. "They hit the curve,...
April 27, 2018 - 10:19am
April 15, 2018
From stage coaches to tea parties
The formal scene was quite a contrast from the humble beginnings of the house. In the mid-1800s, a rustic stage stop station and hotel sat on...
April 15, 2018 - 12:49pm
March 18, 2018
1918 FIRES: Fleeing from Cloquet
Editor's note: This is the uncut version of a letter written a few days after the fire by an unnamed refugee from Cloquet.
March 18, 2018 - 8:24am
1918 FIRES: For Cloquet, it all started at milepost 62
Today, milepost 62 along the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railway line west of Brookston is a mostly quiet place. There is nothing here to suggest...
March 18, 2018 - 7:20am
March 12, 2018
Links Legacy: Family grew in step with Big Lake Golf Club
Joyce and Jalmer Angell first built a go-kart track on their property to supplement the income for the growing family. Next, a driving range...
March 12, 2018 - 10:54am
February 18, 2018
Peters family survives fire in a sod root house
The faces of the workers were beginning to blister from the excessive heat. John Peters, who had been on the roof of the house dousing it with...
February 18, 2018 - 11:26am
February 16, 2018
1918 Fires: Recipe for a fire
To get an idea of what the fires were like that day 100 years ago, Carroll points to the massive fires in California and western Canada last summer, or the Yellowstone Park fires of 1988. He encourages people to watch videos of those more recent fires. "They graphically illustrate...
February 16, 2018 - 9:39am
1918 Fires: Peters family survives fire in a sod root house (UNCUT)
You wish to hear about the big fire? Seated comfortably in your easy-chairs you want to partake of those horrible experiences that are seared...
February 16, 2018 - 9:37am