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Grand marshals make great music together
Carlton schools 'community visioning' meeting set for Tuesday
Montano denied bail reduction
School is out, but healthy meals are still in
All washed out
Carlton County rolls out first annual bike ride
Lacrosse organization seeks school support
Summer ball underway
South Ridge makes school history
Tomhave second in consolations
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Terrence Thomas Liebeck, Sr.
Yrjo "Charlie" Gronquist
Helen M. Koski
LeRoy "Butch" Essen
Slices of Life: A summer for the books
To the editor: Thankful for exchange program
Wright-Cromwell News: June 14 2018
Slices of Life: Who are the people in your neighborhood?
In praise of fathers, grandfathers
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
Warren (Andy) & Sandra (Sandy)
Mrs. Peggy Lavick
Tom & Monica Martin
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
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Northern pike added to state's catch-and-release record program
June 13, 2018
GM takes helm as head coach
p>"The organization is in good shape," Boitz said. "We know what we want to do and we know what our players want to do while they're here." Boitz, who has served as the team's general manager since it moved to Cloquet, became head coach after Tim Madsen left to take over the St. Scholastica...
June 13, 2018 - 7:07am
April 27, 2018
Wilderness out of playoffs early
"Two years ago, we were one goal away from getting to the Robbie (last four)," coach Tim Madsen said. "This year was a lot different and it hurts...
April 27, 2018 - 2:23pm
April 25, 2018
Scoreboard: April 19-24
BASEBALL: April 19 – Cloquet 10, Duluth Denfeld 0
April 25, 2018 - 2:45pm
April 6, 2018
Wilderness prep for playoffs
The Wilderness (31-21-3) are in a flat-footed tie for second place in the Central Division with the Austin Bruins heading into this weekend's...
April 6, 2018 - 2:50pm
March 15, 2018
Wilderness in playoff hunt
The Minnesota Wilderness took a big step toward securing a North American Hockey League playoff position in recent weeks, with a March 2-3 home...
March 15, 2018 - 10:50am
Scoreboard: JUNIOR HOCKEY
JUNIOR HOCKEY Friday, Feb. 9 MN Wilderness 2, Janesville Jets 1 (SO) First period - No scoring. Second period - 1. JJ, Jack Vincent (Matt Hanewall, Matt Barbolini) 4:02. Third period - 2. MNW, Eric Gotz (Nicholas Michel) 17:07. Overtime - No scoring. Shootout Janesville: Sam Renlund...
February 15, 2018 - 1:58pm
January 7, 2018
Wilderness vault into first
"Everyone is contributing," Madsen said. "We don't have anybody in the top 25 in the league in scoring and no players with a point per game. That doesn't happen often, but it really impresses me. We have depth, we're balanced and rolling four lines and six defensemen each night. Some...
January 7, 2018 - 1:46pm
December 26, 2017
Wilderness sweep Austin, move into third place
After a slow start to the season (going 0-4 at the NAHL Showcase), the Wilderness have started to find the consistency they have been looking for with this year's group of players. With only five returning players, the Wilderness have started to see both veterans and first-year players...
December 26, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 11, 2017
Wilderness fall in heartbreaker
>"It wasn't in the cards," coach Tim Madsen said. "We emptied the tank but we saw one of the best goaltending performances I've seen in 10 years....
May 11, 2017 - 2:14pm
May 5, 2017
It's all about winning now for Wilderness
Forgive Minnesota Wilderness coach Tim Madsen if he feels a little bit like Bill Murray in "Groundhog Day." The playoff alarm clock has just...
May 5, 2017 - 4:54pm
April 14, 2017
Wilderness begin playoff battle at home
We are very familiar with both teams, so to have it settled is a good thing." Madsen expects a high level of energy from his young players. "We've...
April 14, 2017 - 2:22pm
December 26, 2016
Wilderness split series against Minot
“I think it was a good weekend for us as a whole,” said Madsen. “Our group learned they can be an elite team in this league on Friday night, and on Saturday they learned that to be an elite team they have to show up every night. It is all part of the process and growing into...
December 26, 2016 - 4:38pm
December 2, 2016
Wilderness sweep Bobcats at home
The weekend also marked the Wilderness debut for Moose Lake’s Bryceton Butkiewicz, who picked up two assists against Bismarck. Butkiewicz passed...
December 2, 2016 - 12:01pm
November 26, 2016
Wilderness learn from mid-season slump
“It’s good to be home over Thanksgiving weekend,” Madsen said. “It’s good for the guys to spend the holidays with their billet families...
November 26, 2016 - 9:03am
October 21, 2016
Wilderness come home, find good and bad against Aberdeen
“We were excited to get home and we obviously showed it on Friday night with a passion to compete,” said Madsen, who replaced Corey Millen...
October 21, 2016 - 1:01pm