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Free nursing, health sciences career expo Tuesday
Jazz bands scale up collaboration
Shooting in Carlton County leaves three injured
Budget reductions continue
1918 Fire story: A letter after the fire
Not just for girls
First archer in Cromwell-Wright history qualifies for nationals
Spring sports buried
Kuhlman signs with NHL
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Carol Ann Gohl
Barry L. Grover
Dennis D. Anderson
Agnes Helen Pernat
Slices of Life: Things we need - or maybe don't
Must troopers wear safety vests?
LETTER: Let's do our part to celebrate Earth Day
Hamilton: Want to help the world? Resolve conflicts
LETTER: Cloquet's 'big changes' -- What a joke!
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
SLICES OF LIFE: Name changer
SLICES OF LIFE: Wee morning worries
SLICES OF LIFE: Winning the lottery
Slices of Life: Try kindness --EMDASH-- it's free
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
Tom & Monica Martin
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
Birth Announcement: William Ellis Schulz
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
Cloquet Planning Commission
March 24, 2018
City Council considers city building changes, approves new Aldi store plan
The reaction from councilors and Mayor Dave Hallback was mixed. "This is a big change," Ward 2 Councilor David Bjerkness said. "When we make...
March 24, 2018 - 9:07pm
May 14, 2017
Planning Commission recommends change to City Code regarding 'special events'
Subd. 107.2 Special Event. Means a unique or unforeseen event of limited duration occurring within the City of Cloquet Area or within 30 miles of the primary site of the special event site which is within the City of Cloquet, and is of such significance as to allow for the relaxation...
May 14, 2017 - 2:16pm
January 17, 2017
UPDATED: Commission votes for landfill, council vote Feb. 7
The Cloquet Planning Commission voted to recommend the city grant requests by SKB Environmental Cloquet Landfill, Inc. — aka Shamrock industrial landfill — for longer opening hours and a higher cap for paper sludge, which contributes to the creation of methane gas at higher levels....
January 17, 2017 - 12:29pm
January 15, 2017
OUR VIEW: Where do residents’ rights fit in landfill debate?
Added organic matter creates methane — which smells and can explode if not managed properly — and that’s why the cap was set at 20 percent when the industrial landfill in the city limits of Cloquet was approved almost six years ago.
January 15, 2017 - 10:47am
December 22, 2016
Landfill request is tabled for now
Five frustrated residents stood up and addressed the planning commission, all of them passionately spoke against the proposed amendment. They expressed frustration at needing to protect their homes, yards and parks for the last 30-plus years since Ulland created a construction and...
December 22, 2016 - 10:37am
December 8, 2016
Public hearing on Shamrock landfill changes set for Tuesday
The 42-acre industrial landfill — which lies in a large pit that also home to a gravel pit and lumber storage yard between Interstate 35 and the Hilltop soccer fields — was approved by the Cloquet City Council in 2011 after nearly a year of fierce debate between neighbors, the...
December 8, 2016 - 9:37am
October 6, 2016
Public hearing for new FOA on agenda Tuesday
The FOA would like to remodel the old Carlton County building at 1001 Avenue B to be used for their shelter, including an outdoor kennel space to accommodate 12 to 15 dogs.
October 6, 2016 - 12:05pm
May 5, 2016
Planning Commission meeting to tackle apartment, animal shelter requests
Cloquet residents are encouraged to attend and give input during all public hearings. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, in the Council Chambers at Cloquet City Hall, 1307 Cloquet Ave.
May 5, 2016 - 1:53pm
April 3, 2016
Planning commission considers new middle school
The Cloquet School District — in consultation with construction manager Kraus-Anderson — decided to move the tree clearing date up from the end of March for several reasons, ranging from the timing of Spring Break (so the noise wouldn’t disrupt classes) and the fact that the...
April 3, 2016 - 8:32am
December 12, 2015
Badgering may lead to zoning revision
Lesson learned — read the legal notices section to be kept up to date on local changes and actions by cities, counties, school districts and more.
December 12, 2015 - 10:47am