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Water monitoring volunteers needed
Kelley students build home for 'evicted' chimney swifts
William Kelley FFA students recognized
Lake County Sheriff's Report
Two Harbors Police Report
DNR Report: Fishing, boating violations pick up
Beamer wins high jump for St. Mary's
Baseball: Agates' late rally falls short
Track and field: Agate girls win third straight Polar League title
baseball and softball
U.S. Sen. Smith column: Providing hope for Minnesotans with mental health issues
Cadeau column: Missing speech season
Judge's View: Where the U.S. Attorney General's loyalties lie
On Faith: The ministry of hospitality
Slices of Life: Big foot, small foot
TSgt USAF Ret. William "Bill" Fieldson
Michael J. Anderson
James A. Hanson
Vivian D. Sande
Wayne E. Hoffman
North Shore Library News: Young adult titles in stock
Lake County Ambulance seeks donations for new vehicle
Lake County Past: Scenic point arch falls
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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Fishing, boating violations pick up
Northland Nature: A surprising bird at the feeder
Northland Nature: Blood roots add white petals to woods flora
DNR Report: Officers perform duties for Pine County CO's funeral
Northland Nature: This is red maples' flowering time
John and Roberta Christiansen
Paul and Irene Erickson
May 9, 2019
May snow record smashed
Winter struck back with record May snowfalls over the past two days — coating the Northland in snow, and causing weather alerts lasting until...
May 9, 2019 - 8:26am
February 27, 2019
Northland restaurants single out plastics
The scene and setting are familiar: a supper at Sammy's Pizza and Restaurant in Cloquet. A family settles into a booth. Even before the menus...
February 27, 2019 - 6:15pm
January 25, 2019
Paper mills face aspen logjam
Lumber mills in Cloquet and International Falls are seeing major backups of logging trucks entering the facilities as a result of an overabundance of aspen logs being delivered to the plants.
January 25, 2019 - 5:45pm
December 28, 2018
Polka for an 'old soul': Teen learns lessons, forms friendships with older folks
Going dancing for an 18th birthday celebration isn't unusual. An 18-year-old celebrating at the Cloquet VFW's weekly polka dance, however, is...
December 28, 2018 - 4:26am
December 4, 2018
Authorities investigate death of Cloquet man in Isabella
Authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Isabella. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said 29-year-old Travis James Butenhoff of Cloquet was found dead in a home at 9419 Holden Court last week. Lake County deputies found him after...
December 4, 2018 - 12:49pm
June 17, 2018
Second gypsy moth treatments planned June 19
On Tuesday, June 19, The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is planning a second treatment to eradicate gypsy moth infestations in areas...
June 17, 2018 - 12:55pm
August 23, 2013
Parts of the Northland now officially in drought
It's not a surprise, but it is now official: Duluth, Superior and Cloquet are in a drought. But while lawns and fields are growing brown and brittle in the Twin Ports -- with more heat on the way -- areas to the north have seen summer rainfall much greater than normal. "We've had...
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
May 30, 2013
Eh? That's a lot of food
Northland residents contributed almost 130,000 pounds of food during the 21st annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, the United Way of Greater Duluth tells us. The exact amount collected by area postal carriers and volunteers in Cloquet, Duluth, Hermantown, Proctor, Silver Bay, Superior...
May 30, 2013 - 12:00am
March 4, 2013
Heavy snow expected west, south of Twin Ports
A major winter snowstorm is already pummeling North Dakota and western Minnesota and is expected to make its mark on the Northland overnight. Snow...
March 4, 2013 - 3:28pm
March 3, 2013
Winter storm watch issued for Twin Ports, Two Harbors, Cloquet
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for the Twin Ports and points south and west for the possibility of more than a half-foot of snow by Tuesday afternoon. The Northland will be on the north side of a storm system moving from the Dakotas southeast toward...
March 3, 2013 - 2:21pm
March 2, 2013
Eh? Owl collection
As we've reported several times, the Northland is seeing an influx of owls from Canada this winter. They've moved south in search of food, such as mice and voles. While many owls are finding good pickings in our area, some owls, inevitably, will perish here. But some good may come...
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Freezing rain closes schools, causes difficult travel across Northland
Freezing rain fell across the Northland this morning, coating roads, sidewalks and trees with ice and forcing a number of school districts to...
January 11, 2013 - 9:35am
November 28, 2012
Michaud's hat trick paces Cloquet-Esko-Carlton over Virginia-Mountain Iron-Buhl
Westin Michaud scored all three Cloquet-Esko-Carlton goals as the Lumberjacks opened the high school boys hockey season with a 3-0 nonconference victory over Virginia-Mountain Iron-Buhl on Tuesday night at Miners Memorial Building in Virginia. Michaud scored with 20 seconds remaining...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 2, 2012
Call for free ride to polls on Tuesday
Arrowhead Transit is offering rides to polling places across the Northland on Tuesday, Election Day. A free ride during the hours listed can be obtained by calling the "Dial-A-Ride" phone numbers in the city nearest to you. Cloquet: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.; 879-9742 Floodwood: 10 a.m.-noon;...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
October 28, 2012
MORNING UPDATE: Northland flooding lingers four months later for those hardest hit
Northland flooding lingers four months later for those hardest hit The 10-inch rainfall on June 19 and 20 changed plans for Northland residents from Two Harbors to Duluth to Sturgeon Lake. For much of the region, life quickly returned to normal.
October 28, 2012 - 9:39am