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May 20, 2019
An American bittern pauses and blends in with the swamp plants. Note the streaks on the undersides. Photo courtesy of Mark Sparky Stensaas
Northland Nature: The weird sound coming from the swamp
May 20, 2019 - 7:21am
May 17, 2019
Golf: Busy ML-WR pair preparing for postseason
May 17, 2019 - 4:46am
May 16, 2019
Cloquet senior Riley Leslie (right) taliks with sophomore Nathan Genereau about his long jump technique. Leslie has made a habit of mentoring and coaching younger Lumberjack jumpers in his career at Cloquet. (Jamey Malcomb/Pine Journal)
Cloquet senior a 'coach on the field'
May 16, 2019 - 4:45pm
Esko’s Noah Furcht (9) stops a throw as Superior’s Joey Barker (11) in the third inning of the game at the Spartan Sports Complex in Superior on Thursday, May 9. (Jed Carlson /
Baseball: LeGarde-led Eskomos excelling early
May 16, 2019 - 12:07pm
May 16, 2019 - 4:06am
May 15, 2019
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton golfer Alisha Broneak tees off on the first hole during a golf meet at Cloquet Country Club on May 8. Dave Harwig / Pine Journal
Golf: Lumberjacks eye 'unfinished business' at state meet
May 15, 2019 - 5:43pm
Barnum's Conner Buell slides in safe at third base in front of Carlton's Daniel Eggert on Monday, May 13. Dave Harwig / Pine Journal
Baseball: Bombers upend Bulldogs 6-2
May 15, 2019 - 5:41pm
May 12, 2019
In Carlton County, a ruby-crowned kinglet as we are most likely to see it: only about 4 inches long. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: A surprising bird at the feeder
May 12, 2019 - 11:56am
May 8, 2019
Cloquet sophomore Cade Anderson makes a pitch during the Lumberjacks' 2-0 loss to Hermantown on Thursday, May 2. (Jamey Malcomb / Pine Journal)
Baseball: Bats fail Lumberjacks
May 8, 2019 - 4:25pm
Cloquet’s Josie Steen (17) throws out a Superior runner in the fifth inning of the game at the Spartan Sports Complex in Superior on Tuesday, May 7. (Jed Carlson /
Softball: Timely hitting lifts Lumberjacks
May 8, 2019 - 3:31pm
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton’s Peter Tomhave returns a shot during his match at No. 1 singles during the Lumberjacks' match in Superior on Tuesday, May 7. (Jed Carlson /
Tennis: 'Jacks roll to 9-3 a week before playoffs
May 8, 2019 - 3:29pm
Baseball: Bulldogs snap 2-game skid
May 8, 2019 - 3:23pm
Barnum's Lexi Bonneville tosses a shotput during the Cloquet Relays on Friday, May 3, at Bromberg Field. (Dave Harwig/Pine Journal)
Track and field: Unconventional relays, conventional fun at Cloquet Relays
May 8, 2019 - 3:18pm
May 8, 2019 - 3:13pm
May 7, 2019
A group of blood roots bloom on the forest floor on a May day. Note eight white petals and the large leaf. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Blood roots add white petals to woods flora
May 7, 2019 - 11:45am