According to the Cloquet Police Department on Tuesday, there had been five reports of vehicles in ditches since last Friday, 19 reports of property damage and six personal injuries. Over the same timeframe, the Carlton County Sheriff's Office responded to eight calls of vehicles in the ditch, three calls of motor vehicle damage due to an accident, five calls of motor vehicle accidents with injuries and two calls of assisting another agency. <
Local cities, schools and other governmental bodies are required to set their preliminary budgets and maximum tax levies — revenue collected from property taxes — by the end of September. Mission accomplished.
She said one of the first two stone pillars that supported the iconic bridge was completely washed away, as well as half of another one. Though several more were still standing, she said the decking was twisted and mangled. "You just wouldn't believe the power and level of the water," said Sue, saying the surface of the St. Louis River was above the level of the bridge.