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The Carlton County Auditor/Treasurer's Office will recount ballots for the District 4 county commissioner seat Tuesday, Nov. 20, at the request of one candidate.
"It is important to know that the utilities values are given to the county as an order by the state DOR," Holmes said. To date, four of the eight companies have settled. Carlton County Treasurer Paul Gassert wrote a check to Minnesota Energy Resources Corporation earlier this year for $338,000. The process of appeals took several years. The compounded interest over the years added up to $39,868 for just MERC.
After much back-and-forth discussion over several months, the Carlton County Board of Commissioners has accepted the Carlton County Historical Society's offer to purchase the historic Shaw Memorial Library building in Cloquet.
Cloquet High School's musical performance of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" transports audiences back to 15th-century Paris with a love story complete with colorful costumes and lively dancing.
The Power Lunch Reading Program seeks volunteers to share the joy of reading with children in the Cloquet School District. Volunteers are partnered with first- and second-grade students at Churchill and Washington schools and read with them one hour per week. Power Lunch begins in mid-October and concludes in March. Volunteers each receive a free lunch. Regular weekly readers and substitute readers are needed. For more information, contact 879-3308 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
“Aaniin” is an Ojibwe word used to greet people. The service will be offered to about 1,800 households. It will be available to both band members and non-members living in roughly a 120-square-mile service area.
Applications are due by Oct. 12. Recipients will be announced by Dec. 28. Application forms and a statement of procedures are available at the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office and at mnsheriffs.org.
It’s time for Cloquet’s National Night Out again. The free annual event is hosted by Cloquet Police Department at Veterans Park Tuesday, 5-8 p.m. August, 7th. Officers and their families will be grilling and serving food as well as mingling with the crowd. There will be rides, a petting zoo and emergency vehicles will be open and available for residents to check out. The music will be provided by Whiskey Trail.
A Wisconsin man accused of murdering his uncle in Carlton County appeared for his omnibus hearing at the Carlton County Courthouse Monday afternoon able to talk. James Montano had been assaulted in jail, which resulted in his jaw being wired shut at his previous hearing. Montano, 32, is charged with murder in the second degree of Andrew Gokee, 57. He is also charged with premeditated attempted murder in the first degree and assault in the second degree.
The new license and ID will be more secure, but for years Minnesota legislators refused to allow Real IDs to be issued, saying they feared the federal government would collect too much information about citizens.