On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, an armistice between Germany and the Allied nations came into effect. A year later, Armistice Day was commemorated for the first time on Nov. 11, 1919.
“There is a lot more going on, on the railroad tracks than anybody in this town realizes,” Erickson pointed out. “A lot of people think it is a bunch of old railroad tracks, they do not realize these are working tracks.”
The elderly, my great-grandparents’ generation, try not to embrace modernity of the cities because they are trying to preserve the culture so they can share this experience with their grandchildren. I remember when I had just joined university, I travelled to the village (country) and I promised my grandmother I would ensure that she can access tap water at her doorstep.
Kolodge said he saw a special on television saying some of the best heroin comes from the St. Paul and Minneapolis areas, adding that those stronger drugs are now making their way to Cloquet.
All I remember being taught in school is you have four seasons: summer, winter, spring and autumn. So where is this “fall” coming from? Did my geography teacher forget to mention the fifth season? I hope you can now see it is not easy being me. I finally asked someone about about the fifth season: “Hey, what is this “fall” fifth season I have been hearing about? What is this weather like? Laughing was her reaction, but she later responded. "I’m sorry Sharon, but we are in fall.” "But I was told we are in autumn,’’ I said. “Yes, autumn is also called the fall, most people here prefer to call it that because of the leaves turning from green to red, orange or yellow. They eventually fall after drying, preparing for winter,’’ she responded.
At the jail, the police officer was notified by jail staff that Kari had a plastic bindle baggie that contained methamphetamine in his rectum, which was discovered during the booking process.
I sighed, for I had to do the easy work. I was a bit wet from the rain drops and I couldn’t feel my fingers — they were frozen from the cold. My teeth competitively hit each other but I made sure no one noticed, as I did not want to get everyone’s attention turned to me. I had to be brave and strong.
The 22-year-old Cloquet High School grad said he wants to fight for the well-being of Native American people, and is excited to attend this conference where they will be discussing issues affecting Native Americans such as drugs, alcoholism and poverty -- all things he saw growing up in Carlton County.
Ugandan families are mostly extended, so once the government announced this program, every family sent their children to school. The number of students in these schools quickly exceeded the estimated number. Because of this massive influx of students, the demand for learning materials, teachers and infrastructure became a challenge to the education system and resulted in costly consequences, including poor quality education, student achievement, untrained teachers, improper infrastructure and classroom settings.
Oh America! I am here five days now. Wow! Every day that goes by, I can't seem to find people around the neighborhood or walking on the sidewalks. Yes! Cloquet does not have so many people outside. You are rarely on the streets; all I see are cars moving past my street.