“In five of the last 15 years Minnesota has been in the top three states for the amount of catastrophe losses due to severe weather events,” said Insurance Federation of Minnesota President Bob Johnson. “Because of this, it is now more important than ever before for Minnesotans to make sure they have adequate coverage and they have an accurate assessment of exactly what’s at risk.”
Entertainment will be practically non-stop over both days, beginning with the Lake Superior Zoomobile at 4 p.m. Friday, the Amazing Charles Magic Show at 5:30 p.m., a 6:30 p.m. pirate hunt with County Seat Theater, and balloon animals and the Easter Bunny from 4-8 p.m. On Saturday, the zoomobile will return at 11 a.m., with the magic show at 12:30 p.m. and the Easter Bunny and balloon animals from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The possibility of building a new facility for industrial arts gave school administrators the idea of creating a new building as a community center that everyone could utilize. But in order for that to happen, Bratlie and Eliason emphasized the importance of the community being vocal in what they want.
Cloquet High School will compete in the Minnesota State High School League One-Act Play Competition for the first time since 1999, as part of Section 7AA against 12 other teams...
Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless and tasteless gas that can be fatal when inhaled. Symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning include headache, fatigue, weakness, shortness of breath and nausea, which are sometimes dismissed as a “touch of the flu.”
Although members of the Cloquet Area Fire District Board heard no objections to its proposed 19 percent levy increase at the CAFD Truth and Taxation public hearing Dec. 10, they voted Dec. 16 to limit the levy increase to 10 percent. Taxes for the seven-year-old fire district had been flat for the past four years. Although its operations costs are flat again this year, the district wanted to levy an additional $200,000 to start a building fund. At 10 percent, that will mean about $100,000 instead.
The 1955 Esko Eskomos — the first team from Carlton County to reach the Minnesota State High School Basketball Tournament — will be recognized Tuesday night as part of Esko’s...
Please remove all ornaments, lights, tree stands and tree bags before bringing trees to a Treecycling location.
Who can forget the old wedding dance music at the VFW, Eagles, or Labor Temple? A few beers and we clodhoppers with two left feet could polka the night away. I’ll bet Florian Chmielewski and Lorren Lindevig wore out many an accordion playing wedding dances!
Performances are 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 11-12 and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, at the DECC Symphony Hall, with the UMD Department of Music Sinfonietta playing the Tchaikovsky score live. The four Carlton County dancers play a range of roles.