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Cloquet Area Fire District firefighters survey the damage following an early morning garage fire in Brookston. (Photo courtesy of CAFD)
The unanswered call: Locally and nationwide, fire departments struggle to recruit volunteers
11 hours 7 min ago
Kierra DeFoe, Lindsey Dunaiski, Daisha Bosto, School Resource Officer Erik Blesener, Marlee Castellano and Mercedes Bednarek pause for a photograph after lunch, Tuesday, Feb. 19. Jamie Lund/Pine Journal
Cloquet school resource officer on frontline of education
11 hours 8 min ago
February 21, 2019
Minnesota Correctional Facility-Moose Lake. Jamie Lund/Pine Journal
Department of Corrections touts Walz proposal during Moose Lake prison tour
20 hours 23 min ago
Minnesota Department of Human Services Commissioner Tony Lourey (center) discusses the health care aspects of the state budget proposal to a full room  Feb. 20 at the Carlton County Community Services Center. Minnesota Department of Agriculture Commissioner Thom Petersen (right) and Bryan Klabunde, vice president of Minnesota Farmers Union,  joined him. Andee Erickson / Pine Journal
State officials discuss rural health care plans during Cloquet town hall
21 hours 28 min ago
Residents filled the Cloquet City Council Chambers on Tuesday, Feb. 19, to hear the councilors discuss allegations of misconduct against three city employees by former Cloquet Chief Wade Lamirande. (Jamey Malcomb/Pine Journal)
Cloquet Council orders investigation into former police chief's claims
February 21, 2019 - 7:33am
February 20, 2019
A motorist drives into an area of blowing snow on Park Point Tuesday, Feb. 12. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Weather-related closing, cancellations for Wednesday
February 20, 2019 - 5:18pm
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UPDATE: Missing Cloquet man may be in danger, police say
February 20, 2019 - 5:12pm
February 19, 2019
Courtesy of Minnesota State Patrol
Minnesota State Patrol wages lag behind police, but a bill could give troopers raises
February 19, 2019 - 5:54pm
Sean Copeland, attorney for the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, talks at Tuesday’s news conference about Saturday’s derailment of part of a BNSF Railways coal train along the St. Louis Rive. Band Chairman Kevin DuPuis (background, left) expressed frustration with the lack of communication and cooperation he says the band has received from BNSF. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Fond du Lac, Cloquet first responders say they weren’t notified of derailment until hours later; demand access to site
February 19, 2019 - 5:39pm
Winter storm expected to hit Northland Wednesday
February 19, 2019 - 4:47pm
A train of empty cars passes the scene of Saturday’s derailment on Monday afternoon. The derailment scattered coal alongside and onto the frozen St. Louis River upstream of Cloquet. (Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com)play button
Railroad reopens as coal train derailment cleanup continues
February 19, 2019 - 8:29am
February 18, 2019
A teenage Jason Grover posed for his confirmation photo. Contributed photo
Love wasn't enough to save him
February 18, 2019 - 10:21am
February 16, 2019
President of the Carlton County Emergency Medical Service Council, Christopher Cassandro presents a plaque to 2018, Person of the Year  Royce Lattu. The presentations took place during the Carlton County Board of Commissioners regular meeting Tuesday, Feb. 12. Jamie Lund/Pine Journal
EMS council recognizes members, partners
February 16, 2019 - 11:53am
Wrenshall Board rebuffs Carlton proposal
February 16, 2019 - 6:17am
February 15, 2019
A pickup truck waits to cross the northbound lanes of Minnesota Highway 33 to get to the ramp to northbound Interstate 35. The site has been the scene of numerous collisions over the years. (file / News Tribune)
Sign installation project scheduled for Highway 33 roundabout
February 15, 2019 - 10:05am
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