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UPDATE: Council sets special meeting for city administrator search
Voyageur's Park gets a redo
July Fourth preparations lack only volunteers
Carlton County Court Report: May 3, 2017
Cloquet's Bender signs letter of intent with Bulldogs
Eskomos earn fourth at state
Carlton concludes special season on the diamond
Esko, South Ridge eliminated in section playoffs
'Jacks show purple pride at state track meet
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Nora Elizabeth Doble
Karl Friedrich Loosen
Gregory Allen Dahl
Deacon Terence "Terry" F. Twomey
Stewart "Dugan" James Nephew
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To the Editor: School district needs to save money
All-Night Grad Party is a huge success
Vote 'no' on Carlton referendum
To the Editor: Input encouraged at public meetings on Line 3 Replacement Project
Three boys on the beach
Wright-Cromwell News June 8 2017
Hitting the sauce
Wright-Cromwell News June 1, 2017
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
It's a summer for the ages at the Encore
Minnesota State Fair announces new foods for 2017
Nothing is impossible if you work toward achieving it
Let kids play with their food? Sure, sometimes!
Esko student learns leadership in Africa
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Palmer Kathryn MacDonald
Birth Announcement: Aubrey Anne Nelson
Birth Announcement: Logan William Jarvi
Birth Announcement:Cassandra Kay Alexander
Birth Announcement:Norah Lynn Hosmer and Evalyn Lenore Hosmer,
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: Toad Time Begins in Mid May
Northland couple offer a helping hand for ducks
Part II: Two important Minnesota natives call Kettle River home
Part 1: The Kettle River watershed is scenic, wild and unique
NORTHLAND NATURE: Pine siskins join other finches at the feeder
May 20, 2017
Inter-Faith rehabilitates patients, and itself
Wick was a patient in the rehabilitation center two years ago, after her car was T-boned in an accident on Highway 33. Due to the severity and...
May 20, 2017 - 10:23am
May 14, 2017
Duluth-based Allete thrives as it renews focus on all things energy
A wide swath of Minnesotans interact with a homegrown, billion-dollar business every day — without leaving the house, without turning...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
May 13, 2017
Match mill employees try to plan for the future
"We can't talk in the plant, but people hear a lot of news on the floor," said Petoletti. "We're trying to settle people down, trying to help them keep perspective and figure out how to operate under this stress while we answer any questions we can."
May 13, 2017 - 6:10am
May 6, 2017
New business rises out of Ed's Bakery...finally
After sitting empty since July 2004, the blighted building in downtown Cloquet will get a new look in the next few weeks. Jacob Osvold will move...
May 6, 2017 - 2:11pm
May 4, 2017
Diamond brand sold but Cloquet plant isn't, 85 to lose jobs
Steve Petoletti, president of the United Steel Workers Local 970 union at the match mill, said workers arrived for their shifts at 7 a.m. Monday...
May 4, 2017 - 8:07am
May 1, 2017
Owner plans to close match mill; 85 to lose jobs
Cloquet’s match and toothpick factory is closing, and 85 people will lose their jobs there as a result, owner Newell Brands announced Monday....
May 1, 2017 - 5:47pm
April 16, 2017
Landfill 'special event' raises concerns
In this case, it is a contract to bring 180,000 (plus or minus 10 percent) tons of contaminated sediment dredged from a Superfund site at the...
April 16, 2017 - 8:34am
March 7, 2017
Maslowski promoted to mortgage originator
Members Cooperative Credit Union's mortgage department announces the promotion of Sharalee Maslowski to the role of mortgage originator. A graduate...
March 7, 2017 - 6:39am
March 6, 2017
L&M earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of top dealers in America
L&M Fleet Supply, local dealer of Cub Cadet outdoor power equipment located in Grand Rapids, Hibbing, Mt. Iron/Virginia, Cloquet, Bemidji, Park...
March 6, 2017 - 2:32pm
March 5, 2017
Chamber presents business, volunteer awards
"We have been able to achieve success through the input and involvement of our members, from the largest to the smallest business," said the...
March 5, 2017 - 1:22pm
February 17, 2017
MedExpress opens in Cloquet
MedExpress Urgent Care announces the opening of its fifth Minnesota neighborhood medical center last week at 707 Highway 33 S, Cloquet. As a...
February 17, 2017 - 11:15am
February 16, 2017
Woodland Insurance named '2017 Gem Too' agency
The IMT Group, a leading provider of personal and commercial insurance products, announces its list of 2017 Gem Too agencies, distinguishing Woodland Insurance as one of the qualifying recipients. The IMT Group recognizes Woodland Insurance as one of the highest performing IMT and...
February 16, 2017 - 2:30pm
February 13, 2017
BBB Tips on Ordering Valentine’s Day Flowers
Valentine’s Day is a big day for a lot of people, especially couples, romantic hopefuls and florists. You can bet those in the flower business are already prepared for the holiday, but Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is offering tips for those who have...
February 13, 2017 - 10:05am
Local business goes downhill, and that's good
Under tall old pine trees in a quiet corner of Carlton lies an almost unnoticeable but successful business. Arrowhead Wood and Toboggan Company...
February 13, 2017 - 9:43am
February 12, 2017
Sunnyside Health Care Center named one of Top Nursing Homes in Minnesota
Sunnyside Health Care Center in Cloquet has been named one of the "Best Nursing Homes in Minnesota" by US News & World Report. This award is...
February 12, 2017 - 10:35am