To the editor: Gene and I would like to thank the Fourth of July Committee for choosing us to be the grand marshals for this year's parade.
Gov. Mark Dayton signed an emergency executive order July 5 declaring a peacetime emergency for 36 Minnesota counties and one tribal nation following severe weather and flooding in June.
Ben Mussehl of Cloquet is among 30 people selected to participate in Minnesota Agriculture and Rural Leadership (MARL), Class X. MARL is a two-year educational experience featuring nine three-day, in-state seminars, a six-day national study seminar and a two-week international study seminar. Each class is comprised of 30 participants. Two-thirds are agricultural producers and the other third are people involved in agribusiness or rural leadership positions.
There is and will continue to be a demand for vocationally trained students in all the trades: welding, electrical, plumbing, carpentry, etc. Teachers can sometimes get into curriculum situations that make changes difficult, but vocational classes must always be looking to the future as well as the present.
Goodhue County Judge Kevin Mark sentenced Joe Lee Brown, Jr., 30, of Red Wing on June 20 to 107 months in prison. Under an amended plea agreement, Brown pleaded guilty to one count of first-degree sales of 17 grams or more of cocaine or methamphetamine within a 90-day period. Goodhue County Attorney Christopher Schrader led the prosecution of Brown in this case.
Chop Suey is a super-sweet boy who will follow you around all day if he could. Please stop by and meet Chop Suey and his siblings.
An emergency repair contract for Highway 23 at the south fork of the Nemadji River is underway.
Washington Elementary students did things a little differently this past school year due to a new cafeteria initiative.
The Cloquet Area Alternative Education Programs Student Council and staff would like to thank the following companies and people for their support and donations for our "The Great Gatsby" Prom 2018:
My name is Theo and I recently arrived at Friends of Animals with my sister, Kate, from Texas.