The riders participate in equine-assisted therapeutic activities. "Learning to ride a horse and building strengths help them meet challenges in their life," Executive Director Tammy Horyza said. "Volunteers help our horses and riders meet their goals."
> New to Carlton Daze this year is a berry pie-baking contest Saturday, July 28. The contest is 9-11 a.m. at Thrivent Financial on Chestnut Avenue. Pies will be available to the public after the judging. Contact Julie Atkinson at email@example.com for more information.
In the past, county workers had to drive to each area, write down information, take photographs and go back to the office and decipher their notes to enter the information. When state or federal representatives visit the county to determine if it qualifies for financial aid, the information is presented by the county to help make their case. Thanks to the new app, the process has been streamlined and is much more efficient.
. According to Jennie Hanson, long-time volunteer and organizer of Wrong Days in Wright, they have never had to cancel due to rain in the 53 years of the annual event. "The people like it and the businesses support it," Hanson said. "It's like a big high school reunion, but it's a community reunion." <
Grab your lawn chair or blanket and head to Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College in Cloquet on Thursday, July 19 for the 20th annual Free Summer Concert Series. The family friendly event kicks off with Tim Houlihan at 7 p.m. at the outdoor-indoor amphitheater. Houlihan has performed across the United States as well as Europe. Houlihan's style is described as neo-folk, Americana, rock and acoustic. The Minneapolis residents songs are carved from real life with articulate enthusiasm, strong grooves and sophisticated playing, according to his Facebook description.
The Cloquet Police Department has identified and charged several juveniles with vandalism at the former Cloquet Middle School building. According to the CPD press release Monday, the department began an investigation shortly after the damage had been reported June 25. The juveniles broke windows, spray-painted graffiti and sprayed fire extinguishers in the former school. The damages are estimated to be about $38,000.
The Carlton County Board of Commissioners listened as a union grievance was aired during the regular board meeting Tuesday morning at the Carlton County Transportation Building.
Many residents were affected by the fire at Larson Commons in Cloquet on Friday, July 6.
It started with a difficult contractor and the hits kept coming all year in 2017.
Nelson said FOA is still willing to provide impound services for those willing to sign contracts with them. Four townships have signed the new contracts and are receiving uninterrupted impound services. <