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Trevor Spindler (25) of Esko controls the ball against Bode Magnuson (5) of Pequot Lakes on Thursday, March 14, during the Section 7AA championship.  Clint Austin /
State basketball preview: Overlooked Esko takes on Minneapolis North in quarterfinal
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March 16, 2019
Carlton Doomsday Dogs team members Tyler Hey (left) and Ben Talarico connect their team’s robot to a laptop computer as Alaina Kiehl watches. Steve Kuchera /
Teamwork advances Esko robotics to world competition
March 16, 2019 - 11:50am
March 14, 2019
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Members of the Esko boys basketball team celebrate after defeating Pequot Lakes 58-45 Thursday during the Section 7AA championship at Romano Gym.
Prep boys basketball: New-look Esko prevails again in 7AA
March 14, 2019 - 11:08pm
March 13, 2019
Esko's Trevor Spindler shoots a 3-pointer over Virginia's Jayden Bernard during Tuesday night's Section 7AA semifinal game at UMD. Dave Harwig / For the Pine Journal
Boys basketball: Eskomos enter title defense, ice Blue Devils in 7AA semifinal
March 13, 2019 - 7:36pm
March 12, 2019
Virginia's Kyle Williams (left) and Nick Peters and Esko's Payton Wefel and Trevor Spindler (right) get tangled with the ball in the first half of the teams' Section 7AA boys basketball semifinal Tuesday at Romano Gym. (Tyler Schank /
Prep boys basketball: Berger leads Esko past Virginia in 7AA semifinals
March 12, 2019 - 10:51pm
March 7, 2019
Esko's Sam Rengo, shown during the 2018 Coaches Classic, is a Region 7A finalist for the Minnesota State High School League's 2019 Triple A Award. Pine Journal file
Esko's Rengo finalist for MSHSL Triple A Award
March 7, 2019 - 9:10am
March 6, 2019
Aitkin's Lydia Fellerman (5), Kaija Davies (24) (not pictured) and Esko's Kristy Demuth (33) get tangled up in trying for the ball in the second half at Romano Gym at UMD on Saturday, March 2. Tyler Schank /
Girls basketball: Gobblers stun Eskomos in Section 7AA quarterfinal
March 6, 2019 - 11:45am
February 14, 2019
Girls basketball: Esko’s Sunnarborg shoots her way to the top
February 14, 2019 - 5:29am
February 13, 2019
Karson Kuhlman (20) of Minnesota Duluth shoots the puck on goal against Miami goaltender Ryan Larkin (31) at Amsoil Arena in Duluth. (2018 file / News Tribune)
Kuhlman called up by Bruins
February 13, 2019 - 12:46pm
January 30, 2019
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton alpine skier Thomas Heren competes during a 2017 meet at Spirit Mountain. (Pine Journal file)
Alpine skiing: Heren wins Gitchi Gummi Invite
January 30, 2019 - 11:01am
t01.27.2019 -- Steve Kuchera -- 013119.N.PJ.LaPlanteC -- Alex LaPlante's team pulls the Esko musher up a slight rise early in the John Beargrease mid-distance race Sunday, Jan. 27. Steve Kuchera /
Esko musher finishes sixth in Beargrease mid-distance
January 30, 2019 - 9:17am
January 9, 2019
Jason Rarick
No primary for GOP as Rarick wins endorsement
January 9, 2019 - 9:54am
December 19, 2018
Esko's Sarah Wagemaker makes a layup while being fouled by Mountain Iron-Buhl's Brooke Niska on Monday, Dec. 17. Dave Harwig / Pine Journal
Girls basketball: Negen nets 1,000; Rangers run past Esko
December 19, 2018 - 4:01pm
December 13, 2018
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton alpine skier senior Thomas Heren skis at Spirit Mountain in 2017. (Pine Journal file)
Alpine skiing preview: Lumberjacks focus on personal goals
December 13, 2018 - 5:35am
December 12, 2018
Camden Berger
Boys basketball: Berger, Eskomos topple rival 'Jacks
December 12, 2018 - 6:29pm