Private Treavor Lowther, Cloquet High School Class of 2014, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) in San Diego, Calif., Jan. 13. Private Lowther successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD San Diego as one of 67 recruits in the Second Battalion, Fox Company, Training Platoon 2121. While in recruit training, Private Lowther received an expert badge in marksmanship.
The following Carlton County students have been named to the 2016 fall semester dean's list at the College of St. Scholastica: Barnum — Andrew Naslund, Brandon Newman, Kelsey Wickstrom and Tori Zime Carlton — Tori Anderson, Grace Macor and Delila Orlowski Cloquet — Henry Backus, Ellery Bruns, Dawn French, Kristi Jacobi, Theodore Jacobi, Mary Johnson, Kristianna Konietzko, Jamin Leuzzo, Jeremy Manthey, Jacob Pederson, Emily Schopf, Terri Tidaback and Shela Tormanen
The Lake Superior Conference announces the following athletes have been named to the 2017 Boys and Girls Nordic Skiing All Conference Teams:
The Lake Superior Conference announces which athletes have been named to the 2017 Boys and Girls Alpine Skiing All Conference Teams
A survey by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) gave the birthing suites at CMH high marks in nearly every category they measured. Every two years, the CDC conducts a national survey of infant feeding practices in maternity care settings. The survey measures seven areas, including: Labor and delivery care, feeding of breastfed infants, breastfeeding assistance, contact between mother and infant, facility discharge care, staff training, and the structural and organizational aspects of care delivery.
Oreo is a 2-year-old Border collie mix who came to Friends of Animals two weeks ago from a rescue in Denison, Texas. She loves lots of attention, enjoys the company of other dogs, walks very nicely on a lease and has excellent potty manners. She is pretty energetic and would love to go to a new home that is pretty active. However, she doesn't do well around cats as she chases them and is unsure how to act around them. For more information or if you have questions, call Friends of Animals at 218-879-1655 or visit foaonline.org.
The IMT Group, a leading provider of personal and commercial insurance products, announces its list of 2017 Gem Too agencies, distinguishing Woodland Insurance as one of the qualifying recipients. The IMT Group recognizes Woodland Insurance as one of the highest performing IMT and Wadena Insurance agencies in its six-state territory (Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin).
Chevy, a rescue in Denison, Texas, is a 1- to 2-year-old male shepherd/labrador mix. He's having a tough time in his kennel because he loves being around people and other animals. He walks very nicely on a leash, loves attention, and is loving and sweet! He would do very well with children of all ages. He is neutered, up to date on vaccines, micro-chipped and heartworm tested. If you would like more information, visit foaonline.org or call Friends of Animals at 218-879-1655!
Sunnyside Health Care Center in Cloquet has been named one of the "Best Nursing Homes in Minnesota" by US News & World Report. This award is based on annual federal and state life safety and health survey results that measure compliance and quality, 24 distinct federal quality measures and the facility's direct care staffing levels as measured in hours of direct care provided each resident. A five-star rating is the highest and Sunnyside has received a five star rating for the past four years.
Cloquet Senior High School Business Department announces Rosalie Lundquist has been named Business Student of the Month for January. Students who apply for this award are chosen based on their activities, work experience, business courses, grades earned, a letter of recommendation, and an essay written by the student.