White Pine Apartments already has 17 out of 35 units rented and a long waiting list for more, according to Debra Shaff, executive director of Cloquet Housing & Redevelopment Authority. A grand opening celebration was held Thursday, Oct. 24, for the three-story building, located at 930 14th St.

Valarie Wise, a resident who moved in the beginning of October, said she loves her apartment. She said she enjoys the amount of space and that she has a washer and dryer in their own room.

The 35 units include six one-bedroom apartments, 26 two-bedroom apartments and three three-bedroom apartments. The complex also has a community room and heated underground parking.