There will be no U.S. Postal Service mail delivery Wednesday, Dec. 5, in observance of the national day of mourning for former President George H.W. Bush. All USPS offices will be closed.
The city of Wrenshall is hosting its “Second Annual Deck the WrensHalls Lighting Contest.”
Carlton Public Schools celebrated veterans with a program Wednesday, Nov. 7.
Lauri Ketola has unseated Thom Pertler for the Carlton County attorney seat by about 77 percent, according to unofficial results.
Roger Maki has unseated Dave Hallback as mayor of Cloquet by about 64 percent, according to unofficial election results. Carlton County has not posted any results on the Secretary of State website as of 10:45 p.m. The process of counting absentee ballots has been very slow, officials told the Pine Journal.
38 of 38 precincts reporting
The polls closed at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, for the midterm election.
Esko High School presents the 1950s-era comedy “Get Smart” on Nov. 8-10 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 11 at 1 p.m. in the school theater. Professor Dante and his assistant, Professor Zalinka, have developed a prototype of an Inthermo — a machine so powerful it can disintegrate globes of hardened steel. Where would the world be if this invention were controlled by the evil forces of KAOS?
The City of Moose Lake has been awarded a $600,000 from the Minnesota Department of Transportation Local Partnership Program.
Bentleyville started in 2001 at the home of a man who really liked Christmas lights. In the spirit of that backyard display, the organization encourages residents in northern Minnesota and Wisconsin to enter the Christmas Lighting Challenge to show their “Bentley.” The contest is free to enter. Voting, which is done by the community for homes and businesses, begins Nov. 30. The final day to vote is Dec. 19.