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Franken: Rural health needs intensive care
Tuesday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Sunny & cooler
Bygones for Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Biz Buzz for June 29
Spirit of Gitche Gumee B&B gearing down
Minnesota sets standard for business, report says
Savers to pay $1.8M to charities, agrees to settlement
Wisconsin basketball coach to retire after 2015-16 season
US, Germany to square off in Women's World Cup semifinals
Fireworks in free agency unlikely for Wild
Local names & news
Huskies rally to earn split with Thunder Bay
Tuesday with Mitch: Same-sex couples should respect marriage
Reader's view: In Duluth, it’s tourists first, citizens second
Reader's view: Charleston forgiveness founded in Christianity
Our view: It’s little seen, but the Navy is critical in Twin Ports
Reader's View: Mail carrier also delivered friendship
Faces & names: Mayweather leads Forbes’ list of top-earning celebrities
Faces & Names: Mitchell ‘speaking well’ after aneurysm
Faces & Names: Schumer explains why she won’t be hosting ‘The Daily Show’
Faces & Names: Fellowes talks about end of ‘Downton Abbey’
Faces & Names: Trump-Univision feud escalates with bans
Tunic offers new look for next yoga practice
Horoscopes for June 30
Holistic medicine goes to the dogs (and cats, horses, birds)
Happiness can be found by going solo
Health notes: A fireworks warning
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
DNR: Minnesota grouse count about the same as last year
Nice Fish Gallery for 2015
MN DNR Weekly Report for June 29, 2015
Superior angler is the 'Sturgeon General'
Balancing act: Lake Superior rocks inspire fleeting sculptures
More Spring 2015 Dean's Lists and President's Honor Roll
Helping Out for June 28, 2015
Neighbors: Linguist keeps ear open for Duluth accents
Posse of purple piccolo piping pranksters pirate precious protuberance, preposterous or a classically clever caper?
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Joe and Lee Mogen
George and Laurene Hutchison
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June 29, 2015
Bygones for Tuesday, June 30, 2015
News Tribune, June 30, 1975 * The Cloquet band shell was dedicated yesterday to the late L.D. Gerin, who directed the city band from 1916 until 1943 and who designed the structure. A bronze plaque for the band shell was presented to Cloquet Mayor Floyd Jaros. * Absenteeism and truancy...
news / education
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June 27, 2015
Prep baseball News Tribune Player of the Year: Making a pitch to catch
Never mind the cool confidence Brandon Conklin displays on the pitching mound. Forget about the 89 mph fastball that helped the Cloquet senior...
sports / preps
June 27, 2015 - 10:24pm
June 26, 2015
Duluth man charged with vehicle theft, assault
A Duluth man was arrested earlier this month in Cloquet for a slew of criminal offenses, including assault, vehicle theft, being a felon in possession of a firearm and drug possession. Lance Lee Houle-Tiessen, 27, was arrested June 11 after officers were called to a residence on...
news / crime
June 26, 2015 - 10:20pm
June 19, 2015
Airlift service gives Northland a summer boost
The air ambulance company that serves the Northland is adding another helicopter, at least for the summer. Based primarily in Cloquet, the helicopter will be available from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, said Liz Rammer, vice president of marketing for Life Link III, the nonprofit that...
news / health
June 19, 2015 - 10:34pm
June 6, 2015
Miss Iris and Sydney: Interpreter became 'class mom' to Cloquet High School Class of 2015
When Iris Keller met Sydney Ward in January 1999, the sign language interpreter had no idea that in addition to a 16-year job interpreting for...
news / education
June 6, 2015 - 5:27pm
June 5, 2015
All-female treatment program salvaged
The battle to save an all-female addiction and chemical dependency care center in Carlton has succeeded, but it wasn't without concessions. Originally...
June 5, 2015 - 12:30am
June 4, 2015
MnDOT makes safety improvements at dangerous Cloquet interchange
Drivers who pass through the busy Minnesota Highway 33-Interstate 35 interchange in Cloquet will now see a new speed indicator sign that's aimed at reducing the number of crashes in that area. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says the digitial "Your Speed Is" sign installed...
June 4, 2015 - 6:39pm
May 28, 2015
70 years of fun: Famed polka musician Chmielewski still rolling
There was a typo on the color printout advertising the long-running polka event organized annually by members of the Chmielewski family band. Patty...
a&e / music
May 28, 2015 - 12:00am
May 17, 2015
Hockey: ‘Epic’ playoff run by Wilderness nets title
Team won 10 straight in playoffs for NAHL title
sports / hockey
May 17, 2015 - 9:47pm
May 14, 2015
Wilderness pursuing NAHL championship
When Minnesota Wilderness goalie Brock Kautz went down with a lower body injury just before Thanksgiving in a game in Austin, Minn., it was thought...
sports / hockey
May 14, 2015 - 11:30pm
May 8, 2015
Arson-investigation dog from Cloquet assists authorities across the Midwest
As handler of the only accelerant detection dog in the state, it seems fitting that Jason Maki and his dog, Wish, can be found posing together...
May 8, 2015 - 6:32pm
May 7, 2015
Road trip: ‘Kitchen Witches’ on stage in Cloquet
Dueling cable-access cooking show hosts are at the center of County Seat Theater Company’s production of “The Kitchen Witches.” Isobel (Jodi Hodgson) and Dolly (Jenn Soukkala) have at mutual hatred (it involves a man), so things can get pretty heated on the set of their show....
May 7, 2015 - 12:00am
May 6, 2015
Every pitch counts: In Northland, pitch counts can be tricky for prep teams
Esko baseball coach Ben Haugen avoided eye contact when he reached the pitching mound to lift Cole Litsey from an April 16 game vs. Duluth Marshall. Litsey had stifled a potent Hilltoppers offense through five-plus innings, allowing two runs on six hits before loading the bases...
sports / baseball
May 6, 2015 - 6:03pm
Speed a factor in March double fatal crash
Off-duty Cloquet Police Officer Mark Laine was driving between 84 and 91 mph in a 40 mph zone when his pickup truck collided head-on with an SUV on Highway 33 in Cloquet on March 5. The Minnesota State Patrol released its report on the accident Wednesday saying speed...
May 6, 2015 - 2:54pm
May 5, 2015
Cloquet women support each other in quest for healthier lifestyle
The small group of women laughed and chatted as they gathered to run at Pine Valley during lunch hour. The smell of pine trees floated on the breeze, while the soft crunch of the needles sounded underfoot on the warm April afternoon. “Look at my new shoes,” said one. “I...
May 5, 2015 - 12:00am