Carlton County Newswire

Carlton County Newswire

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  1. Cloquet Police Department Dealing with Increase in MethRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 18 | WDIO

    A Carlton County jury has convicted a woman on multiple drug charges that stemmed from an investigation -- with the help of the Cloquet Police Department -- back in July. It's the latest conviction in what the department says is an increase in drug sales in the community.


  2. Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    This photo taken after the 1918 fires shows the burned out remains of Cloquet City Hall and jail behind the Sommerfield store and Washington School on the right. Photo courtesy of the Carlton County Historical Society "My mother and I were standing by the sewing machine...and three big hoops of fire came over the hill.


  3. Authorities Asking for Information About Alleged Sex OffenderRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2017 | WDIO

    ... criminal sexual conduct, and one count of second degree criminal sexual conduct. He is being held in the Carlton County Jail. The Cloquet Police Department says the alleged crimes against children came to light when one parent came forward to report ...


  4. Protesters march across rural Carlton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Led by a group of Anishinaabe drummers, about 100 people march down County Rd. 6 in Carlton County to the entrance of an Enbridge oil pipe storage yard Monday afternoon. The protest was peaceful.


  5. Tribal Council Member Being Investigated for Alleged Check TheftRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | WDIO

    Vanessa Northrup, District 1 representative of the Fond du Lac Reservation Business Committee , is being accused of converting a "Reservation check to her own account." Carlton County is investigating a member of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa council for alleged theft.


  6. Celebrating 100 years of Finnish IndependenceRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | WDIO

    The Carlton County Historical Society celebrated the 100 years of Finnish independence as dozens gathered at its museum in Cloquet, Wednesday. Attendees had a chance to enjoy a presentation about the folklore of Finland and the publication of the Kalevala, which lead to the nation's independence on December 6th, 1917.


  7. Authorities Seize More Marijuana in CloquetRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | WDIO

    ... taken into custody. The Cloquet Police Department says 21-year-old Drew Landon Angell has been arraigned in Carlton County Court for 4th Degree Sale of a Controlled Substance, 5th Degree Possession of Marijuana, and 5th Degree Possession of Cocaine.


  8. In Franken-friendly Carlton County, a range of views about his futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... light of other scandals: "We have a double standard here." State Rep. Mike Sundin, DFL-Esko, who represents Carlton County, said many of his constituents feel the same way. "If he's not actually guilty of any assault or anything like that, I think ...


  9. Authorities Seize 15 Pounds of Marijuana in CloquetRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2017 | WDIO

    On Sunday, the Cloquet Police Department and Carlton County Sheriff's Office made a traffic stop on a vehicle in Cloquet. A K-9 alerted authorities to an odor of a commercial substance coming from the vehicle.


  10. Juntti receives certificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Business North

    The UMD Center for Economic Development's Continuing Education program announced Julie Juntti, supervisor of chemical dependency and mental health at Carlton County Public Health and Human Services, received her Frontline Leadership Certification. The Frontline Leadership Certificate is ideal for new or experienced frontline leaders, supervisors, and individuals preparing for a leadership role.


  11. Klobuchar hears concerns facing Northland veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    T11.11.2017 -- Steve Kuchera -- 111217.N.DNT.VetsC1 -- Thomas Whitebird, veterans service officer for the FDL band, addresses the audience during Saturday's panel discussion on veterans and military benefits. Other panel members at the discussion at the Cloquet VFW post were Duane Brownie, Carlton County veterans service officer; Col.


  12. Opioid detox unit to open in DuluthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... overdose mortality in the state from 2011 to 2015, with 10.7 deaths per 100,000 people. Neighboring Carlton County had the highest rate with 12.4 deaths. The state average was 5.7 during that time. The detox beds have been ready for several weeks. A ...


  13. Special Report Continued: Surviving My Father's SuicideRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2017 | WDIO

    ... head. But it's there." Meghann Levitt said Arne is right. She has worked with suicide prevention for years in Carlton County. And she runs the northeast Minnesota division of TXT4LIFE, a 24/7 program with counselors to help someone considering ...


  14. Passion, calling meet in the natural world for Minnesota outdooristRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Just look at all the hats the Carlton County resident has worn since he graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth in 1985 - field biologist, park ranger, hawk counter, guide, author and that's just a start. But you want real change? How about going from living for 14 years in a cabin with no running water to a brand-new home with indoor plumbing, a move Stensaas made when he got married in 2009.


  15. After Minn. town fired police chief for doing his job, council...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... for Palmer, many written by people in positions of power, including retired 6th District Judge Dale Wolf, Carlton County Commissioner Tom Proulx, Fond du Lac District 1 Representative Vanessa Northrup and Carlton County Attorney Thom Pertler, as ...


  16. Bosto sentenced to more than 35 years in prison for Cloquet murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... day-by-days have been such a struggle." About two-dozen family members and friends filled one side of the Carlton County courtroom for Bosto's sentencing hearing. A few carried a large fabric banner containing a blown-up photo of Korby through the ...


  17. STATE v. SOUDERRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    Considered and decided by Ross, Presiding Judge; Schellhas, Judge; and Connolly, Judge.Lori Swanson, Attorney General, St. Paul, Minnesota; and Thomas H. Pertler, Carlton County Attorney, Jeffrey LH Boucher, Assistant County Attorney, Carlton, Minnesota . Thomas M. Skare, Thos.


  18. Unusual time for GOP in DuluthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... resident conservative on CAT-7 TV's "Harry's Gang" - a political debate program broadcast throughout northern Carlton County. She said she enjoys the give-and-take. "It's actually kind of fun to be with people who don't necessarily think like you," ...


  19. Car, Motorcycle Collide in EskoRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2017 | WDIO

    The Carlton County Sheriff's Office is investigating the circumstances of a crash between a car and a motorcycle before sunrise Thursday. The crash happened on Juntunen Road at Stillmeadow Road in Esko.


  20. Cabin Country: Drive around Chub Lake proved fortuitous for cabin ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... and variety of our weekend trips. Among our favorite Minnesota destinations was Jay Cooke State Park in Carlton County. One weekend, we decided to drive over to Chub Lake and enjoy the public swimming beach. Chub Lake was less than a 10-minute drive ...