All Carlton County offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 23-24, in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. This includes county courthouse offices, Transportation Department, Human Services, Public Health, Motor Vehicle License Bureau, Veterans Service Office and the University of Minnesota Extension Service/Carlton County. The Highway 210 Transfer Station will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23, and reopen Friday, Nov. 24.
Captain Hook is a sweet 6-month-old orange tabby who arrived at FOA with a fish hook stuck in the side of his mouth.
Seizure Smart Schools brings students, teachers, school nurses, staff and families together to foster understanding of epilepsy in schools and teach seizure first aid. Schools and families work together with EFMN to alleviate stigma around seizures in classrooms and in the community.
Victoria and Nicholas Jarvi of Cloquet, Minn., announce the birth of their son, Logan William Jarvi, born at 9:02 p.m. May 16, 2016, at Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet.
McKinzie Belanger and Shayne Korpela of Cromwell, Minn., announce the birth of their daughter, Rowan Shayne Korpela, born at 9:18 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at Mercy Hospital in Moose Lake, Minn.
Irving and Keeley Mendez of Carlton, Minn., announce the birth of their son, Felix Sebastian Mendez, born at 10:02 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 at St. Luke's Hospital in Duluth, Minn.
Stephanie and Sam Johnson of Duluth, Minn., announce the birth of their son, Charlie William Johnson, at 1:07 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 at Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet, Minn. Charlie weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce.
Dona and Ryan Snickers of Alborn, Minn., announce the birth of their son, Ryker Steven Snickers, born at 8:45 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017 at Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet, Minn. Ryker weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces.
The board isn't willing to bury the hatchet no matter what the 3:1 voters in each district think. They evidently need a personal letter from every Wrenshall, Carlton and Cloquet resident to consolidate with either district. Some members can't talk consolidation at all. One member is delinquent three years property taxes now, that's fact-checked public information.
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