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Local skiers and ski jumpers had a blast at the annual Cloquet City Ski and Jump Meet March 5. “It’s a unique hill,” said Patrick Kruegel, 48, a master ski jumper from Minneapolis, before proceeding to rattle off all the reasons for the unique nature of the jumps in Cloquet.
The mother of a neighboring family was abusing alcohol and drugs, and because of that substance abuse, she couldn’t feed her children. The kids would come to Lund’s house for conversation and food, and she would help them.
There was a time when putting a tablet or laptop computer in the hands of every secondary student sounded like science fiction or at least an expensive private school, but...
DeMenge had worked 15 years as an LPN, then she worked 15 years doing both ER and surgery nursing. In 2004, when the new emergency room and surgical suites were completed, she chose to work exclusively in surgery.
Nowak starting jumping in Duluth when he was 16 years old and competed across the U.S.A. and in Europe, eventually setting 11 ski jump records in the U.S., Canada and Europe before becoming a teacher and coach in Cloquet, where his teams won 13 three-team state meets.
“We need six more property owners for projects, we have eight rental spots available with the program and only two property owners signing up,” Butcher said, explaining that the funds are not eligible for remodeling, they are available to bring single family configured rental housing up to code to preserve the integrity of the home that could mean making a property more livable, energy efficient, safe and accessible for handicapped occupants etc.
Thumbs up to Alan and Sharon Finifrock for protecting 116 acres of their land on the shore of Bear Lake with a conservation easement. A conservation easement is a voluntary...
A team from Sherman Associates, which has submitted a proposal to renovate the old middle school, talked about what that might look like at a work session held before the Cloquet School Board’s formal meeting Monday night.
High school athletes have section meets or playoffs to find their champions. In the Northland, science fair has the Northeastern Minnesota Regional Science Fair. Held for the 64th time Saturday,...
When I first started in my career as a newspaper reporter in Austin, Minn., I found it incomprehensible that the school board there would set aside time for public comment,...