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State seeks public comment on deer plan
Cloquet Schools locked down after 'general threat'
School already delayed for Monday as snow continues
Landlord, community meeting set for Tuesday
Esko DI teams qualify for state
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Spring sports buried
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The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
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Cookin' at the 'O'
arts and entertainment
Tom & Monica Martin
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
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Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
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Coyote mating season underway
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April 17, 2018
Cloquet Schools locked down after 'general threat'
The Cloquet School District robocalled parents Tuesday morning to inform them that doors at all schools would be locked and students kept inside because of a “general threat.”
April 17, 2018 - 6:29pm
April 4, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: March 23-29
MARCH 23 Vanessa Lyn Northrup, 45, of Cloquet — Sept. 6, 2016, offenses: felony theft, dismissed; felony receiving stolen property, dismissed.
April 4, 2018 - 9:39pm
March 31, 2018
Local woman charged with heroin, meth sales
Gail Marie Thompson, 64, was charged March 5 in Sixth District Carlton County Court with first and third-degree drug sale plus second- and fifth-degree...
March 31, 2018 - 4:48pm
March 30, 2018
Carlton County couple surrender 41 Chihuahuas
The Animal Humane Society's Critical Response Team took 41 Chihuahua dogs and Chihuahua mixes from a rural Carlton County home Thursday morn...
March 30, 2018 - 3:19pm
March 23, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: March 13-22
MARCH 13 Ramon Diego Pacheco, 38, of Minneapolis — Nov. 16, 2017, offenses: felony second-degree possession 25 grams or more cocaine or methamphetamine, 84 months in prison, $135 fees; felony first-degree sale–17 grams or more cocaine or meth within 90-day period, dismissed; felony...
March 23, 2018 - 2:41pm
March 22, 2018
Authorities investigate social media threat linked to Wrenshall School
Threats made by a former Wrenshall school district student in a social media chat room were investigated by the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office...
March 22, 2018 - 3:25pm
March 16, 2018
USG Cloquet plant fined for air violations
USG Interiors, LLC will pay a $59,500 penalty to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and change its pollution testing procedures at its Cloquet ceiling tile plant after multiple air-quality permit violations at the facility. The MPCA said Wednesday that USG "self-reported" that...
March 16, 2018 - 9:32am
March 15, 2018
Highway 61 burglar arrested in Carlton County
A Duluth man convicted of burglaries along Highway 61 appeared in court Feb. 26 to face charges in Carlton County. Niiko Shawn Youngblood, also...
March 15, 2018 - 1:57pm
Duluth man charged in Carlton County burglary
Niiko Shawn Youngblood, 42, has been charged with six felonies in the incident. The Duluth resident has been charged with theft of a firearm...
March 15, 2018 - 10:46am
March 9, 2018
Carlton County Court Report: Jan. 23-March 8
Starting with the Jan. 23, 2018, court date, the Pine Journal will only publish cases involving at least one felony charge.
March 9, 2018 - 1:23pm
March 2, 2018
Stabbing suspect in custody (updated)
Cloquet police are looking for a man who may have been involved with a stabbing Monday, Feb. 26.
March 2, 2018 - 8:37pm
March 1, 2018
Man arrested for armed robbery in Cloquet
A Wrenshall man was arrested in February after allegedly holding up the Holiday Gas Station in Cloquet. Colt Dalton Nyberg, 20, faces charges...
March 1, 2018 - 4:36pm
FDL Band members ask for removal of RBC member
As a result of the alleged theft of a check intended for a Fond du Lac Reservation bike path, Fond du Lac tribal councilor Vanessa Northrup is...
March 1, 2018 - 10:20am
February 22, 2018
Man arrested after holding up gas station at knifepoint
A Wrenshall man is in custody after holding up the Holiday gas station Saturday. According to a press release from the Cloquet Police Department, officers were dispatched at 10:43 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17 to the Holiday Gas Station in Cloquet for an armed robbery that had just occurred....
February 22, 2018 - 12:12pm
February 17, 2018
Drug investigations pay off
Of course, it also helps when alleged criminals call the police directly. Johnathan Gregory Maio, 33, faces charges of first degree drug possession...
February 17, 2018 - 8:32am