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Drinking water safe in Superior after Husky fire
Bears suspected in vehicle break-ins
Concerns linger in fallout of Husky fire
School board adds holiday, buses
Busy construction season for Superior
Minnesota may land a PGA Tour tourney
Aguilar homers twice as Brewers rip Twins
Brewers place Braun (back) on DL
Tiger girls win regular-season finale
Debt imperils our republic
Instability worth supporting
The birth of three uncles
American Legion commemorates sacrifice
Evil shouldn't triumph
Happy Golden Birthday Allen
Julie Rinnet's 100th Birthday
Happy Birthday Dave
SHS performs 'The Sound of Music'
Performance rescheduled after refinery fire
Library closes for construction
Concert features Superior Voices
Wascott novelist releases 'The Sisters'
Walt & Grace Smestad
Richard & Linda Taber
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Edward Neal Erickson
John "Jack" Joseph Eastman Jr.
Paul R. Smith
Reverend Doctor Joan Goebel
Allan M. "Skip" Jones
January 15, 2018
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
CLOQUET, Minn.—In 2010, Helen Olson — then 99 years old — recalled watching from a hillside as Cloquet burned. "My mother and...
January 15, 2018 - 9:24pm
October 28, 2017
Minnesota State Patrol identifies driver who died in crash into St. Louis River
SCANLON, Minn.—Authorities have identified the driver who died when his semi truck crashed into the St. Louis River amid snowy conditions early Friday morning, Oct. 27. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Christopher Michael Lucia, 44, of Duluth was killed when his truck...
October 28, 2017 - 4:29pm
May 18, 2017
Charges: Northern Minnesota man carves ‘snitch’ in kidnapped man’s chest
WRENSHALL, Minn. — A Carlton County man allegedly carved the word "snitch" into a 17-year-old hostage's chest and circulated a Snapchat...
May 18, 2017 - 7:29pm
September 4, 2016
Man arrested in South Superior could face more charges
A 26-year-old woman and 10-year-old girl, sisters, reported they had been picked up and threatened by Anthony John Machones, 29, of Superior...
September 4, 2016 - 8:45am
August 12, 2016
Superior bust nets more than $60,000 in drugs
Michelle Dawn Sobczyk, 47, of Superior and Karrie Lena Robinson, 44, of Sacramento, Calif., each face charges of party to possession with intent to deliver meth, party to possession with intent to deliver marijuana and party to possession with intent to deliver heroin.
August 12, 2016 - 7:56am
June 14, 2013
New officers elected to serve WLSSD board
The board of directors of the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District has elected its new slate of officers for 2013-2014. Board Chairman, Al Katz, city of Duluth representative; vice chairman Guy Unertl, Cloquet representative; secretary Ruth Janke, Carlton County representative;...
June 14, 2013 - 12:00am
March 5, 2013
Local organizations sponsor Just Kids Dental
Great River Energy awarded Just Kids Dental Inc., a local nonprofit, a $2,500 grant. This donation will help Just Kids Dental improve the oral health of under-served children in Lake, St. Louis and Carlton Counties. "On behalf of our member cooperatives throughout Minnesota, it's...
March 5, 2013 - 7:00am
July 30, 2012
SBA approves disaster loans for businesses, residents affected by flooding
Wisconsin and Minnesota residents and businesses affected by severe storms and flooding June 19-20 can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, SBA Administrator Karen G. Mills announced Monday. Mills made the loans available in response...
July 30, 2012 - 1:25pm
October 20, 2011
Barnum man caught selling marijuana, again
A Barnum man was charged with three counts of felony fifth-degree drug sale of marijuana earlier this month, while he was on probation for the same crime. Andrew Gary Jennissen, 24, was charged Oct. 7 after people working with the Cloquet Police Department made three different controlled...
October 20, 2011 - 1:48pm
Fire incidents down in Minnesota
A newly-published summary of fire statistics, "Fire in Minnesota 2010," reports a three-percent drop in the number of residential fires last year and a 15 percent increase in fire-related deaths compared to 2009.
October 20, 2011 - 1:28pm
October 14, 2011
Man facing six felony charges released from custody while awaiting trial
Tristan Leroy Trice, 28, of Maple Grove, Minn., was released from custody after appearing in Carlton County Court on Wednesday, despite the fact...
October 14, 2011 - 10:51am
October 6, 2011
The 'toothpick factory' returns to its roots in Cloquet
In the early days of Cloquet, the wood products mill in the east end of Cloquet was variously known as "the match mill" or "the toothpick factory,"...
October 6, 2011 - 8:54am
October 4, 2011
Third Annual Suicide Awareness Memorial Walk set for October 8
The Third Annual Suicide Awareness Memorial Walk will take place from 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday, Oct, 8, at the Four Seasons Sports Complex in Carlton. Last year, 200 walkers from around the region and state participated in this free community event. "Carlton County and the surrounding...
October 4, 2011 - 2:04pm
June 24, 2011
Last chance agreement outlines conditions for Superior police officer's continued employment
A Superior police sergeant stripped of his rank also has been removed from collateral assignments within the Superior Police Department, according...
June 24, 2011 - 10:36am
June 21, 2011
Superior police officer pleads guilty to disorderly conduct
A veteran Superior police officer accused of punching his girlfriend will avoid further jail time if he follows the conditions of a plea agreement...
June 21, 2011 - 9:30am