Two teenage boys stole a car from the Walgreen’s parking lot and picked up a third friend before driving to Duluth and back to Cloquet, where they subsequently wrecked and totaled the car on Feb. 20.
At least two recent deaths in the Northland are believed to have been caused by opioid overdoses, and authorities are investigating at least a half dozen other recent medical emergencies that could be drug-related.
The field of possible candidates for this year’s Minnesota Teacher of the Year honor has been narrowed to 30. A selection panel of 24 community leaders chose the semifinalists from an initial field of 123 candidates from across the state.
The County Seat Theater Company will open its 2015 season with “Old Jake’s Skirts,” a tale filled with gentle humor, both homespun and heartwarming.
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A teacher who served the Cloquet School District for nearly four decades passed away on Tuesday. John Anthony Buytaert, 80, began his teaching career in Cloquet in 1956, teaching English, geography and American History at Cloquet Junior High School.
The following marriage certificates were filed in Carlton County in January 2014: Jan. 1 — Jeffrey Donald Dobosenski and Lori Jean Carpenter Jan. 8 — Neil Fredric Johnson and Jennifer Sue May Jan. 17 — Kimberly Ann Maas and Peter Joseph Warren Jan. 18 — Cheri Ann Polecheck and Jason Matthew Grott Jan. 25 — Joyce Esther Haluptzok and Ronald Leroy Hillstrom
The suspect in a fatal stabbing on the Fond du Lac Indian Reservation will undergo a second mental health evaluation before her case proceeds.
Fire destroyed a Moose Lake Township home on Sunday after a neighbor called 911 to report the fire at 4326 Lee Road, northwest of Moose Lake, at 4:34 p.m., according to the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office.Moose Lake police arrived first to find the south side of the home engulfed in flames. The homeowner told an officer that he and his wife got out safely.
A 14-year-old boy was hit by a car while crossing the intersection of Carlton Avenue and Sixth Street Wednesday, Feb. 4. The accident happened outside Cloquet Middle School, after classes...