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Janell B. Ahlin  Amery Free Press

Janell B. Ahlin, 85, of Amery, WI, passed away peacefully on July 11, 2019, at Willow Ridge Healthcare.



CLOQUET PUBLIC SCHOOLS - ISD 94 NOTICE OF BID - Cloquet High School Auditorium Renovation  Pine Journal

CLOQUET PUBLIC SCHOOLS - ISD 94CLOQUET, MN NOTICE OF BID Cloquet Public Schools - ISD 94, Cloquet, Minnesota, is soliciting competitive "Prime ...



Updated Cloquet High School auditorium opens  Pine Journal

Cloquet High School auditorium renovations are nearly complete, with the exception of a few finishing touches, and the updates feature a range of *fresh* ...



Cloquet High School commencement  Pine Journal

Cloquet High School held their commencement ceremony in the gym of the new Middle School, Friday, May 24. Family and friends packed the stands and stood ...



INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 94 CLOQUET, MINNESOTA APRIL 8, 2019  Pine Journal

INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 94CLOQUET, MINNESOTAAPRIL 8, 2019 School Board Working Session: Due to the absence of the Board Chair, the ...



2 schools in Cloquet increase police presence after student made threats  Bring Me The News

There is an increased police presence at Cloquet High School and middle school on Monday after threats were made over the weekend. According to Cloquet ...



Cloquet schools delayed  Pine Journal

There will be a two-hour late start at Cloquet High School and middle school Thursday morning. Cloquet Public Schools called parents and guardians early in ...



Cloquet High School starts first robotics team  Pine Journal

Mikayla Paul, a Cloquet High School junior, considers herself a high school music nerd. "Music is something I've done all my life," Paul said. Then she joined her ...



4. Cloquet apartment project begins  Pine Journal

Construction began in mid-March on the former Cloquet Middle School apartment project. The demolition began on the third floor and proceeded down to the ...



Cloquet High School presents 'whodunit' in renovated auditorium  Pine Journal

A group of mismatched guests with names like Professor Plum, Col. Mustard and Miss Scarlet gather around a long dinner table on a dark, stormy night. None of ...



Photo gallery: Cloquet 122nd class graduates  Pine Journal

The 2019 Cloquet High School class celebrates the final step of their graduation by releasing confetti and tossing their hats into the air. Jamie Lund/Pine ...



UPDATE: Crews repair cracked gas meter seal, Cloquet students back in class  KBJR 6

Students and faculty at the Cloquet High School and Middle School are back in class Thursday afternoon after authorities repaired a cracked seal at a gas meter ...



Cloquet High School presents 'The Beat Goes On'  Pine Journal

Kevin Hamre wrote the script this year for the Cloquet High School one-act play, "The Beat Goes On," because he was frustrated by what is available.



Free lunch available to Cloquet kids this summer  Pine Journal

The Cloquet Food *Service* Department will provide nutritious, free lunch this summer to Cloquet children who may not otherwise have access to healthy food ...



Cloquet students dig in with 'College in the Schools'  Pine Journal

Cloquet High School students who are hungry for the academic rigor expected of college students can choose from more than 70 credits worth of college ...



Volleyball: Cloquet program booming as boys' interest grows statewide  Pine Journal

FLOODWOOD -- Markus Pokornowski has grown up playing baseball, as much of his life, he has put on his cleats, ball cap and began swinging a bat.



Cloquet grad went the extra mile for friends, theater  Pine Journal

Landon Hall, 23, died suddenly Saturday, June 8, but his passion for performing and helping others lives on. Written By: Jamey Malcomb | Jun 11th 2019 - 5pm.



Cloquet High School chemistry room gets upgrade  Pine Journal

Prior to the recent Cloquet High School science room remodeling project, chemistry teacher Stephanie Marsh spent all 18 years of her career teaching chemistry ...



Cloquet rookie, Esko veteran teams compete at world robotics championship  Pine Journal

Cloquet High School's rookie robotics team, Ripsaw Robotics, finished its first year with a trip to Detroit for the four-day world championship, as did Esko High ...



Cloquet economics team wins state championship  Pine Journal

The Cloquet High School Economics Challenge team won the state championship April 3 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Cloquet seniors ...



Graduation season approaches  Pine Journal

Cloquet's Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College hosts its commencement Thursday, May 16, at 6:30 p.m. in the Lester Jack Briggs Cultural Center ...



CHS presents 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame'  Pine Journal

Cloquet High School's musical performance of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" transports audiences back to 15th-century Paris with a love story complete with ...



Are You Ready For Some Football?  FOX 21 Online

CLOQUET, Minn. — It's that time of year again, FOOTBALL SEASON! Let's kick it off with Brittney Merlot practicing with the Cloquet Lumberjacks high school ...



Tennis preview: Lack of snow spares growing CEC team  Pine Journal

In a northern Minnesota spring, athletic teams take little victories where they can find them. Such is the case with the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys tennis team.



Track and field season preview: Some teams see record participation  Pine Journal

Track and field is already the largest participation sport at Cloquet High School, but coach Tim Prosen might set a new record for student involvement this spring.



Photos: Aftermath of the 1918 Cloquet-Moose Lake wildfire  Minnesota Public Radio News

The remains of a neighborhood of burned-out homes -- reduced to debris-filled basements -- are seen after a wildfire swept through Cloquet, Minn., on Oct. 12, ...



Walters to head CEC boys hockey  Pine Journal

Shea Walters is the new Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey coach, effective immediately. Cloquet School Board members unanimously appointed Walters as ...



New Cloquet Middle School open for business this week  Duluth News Tribune

Some of last year's Cloquet Middle School sixth-graders wrote tongue-in-cheek essays about what features they would like to see in a new middle school, and ...



Cloquet Senior High School Honor Roll, Second Quarter  Pine Journal

A honor roll Grade 9 Ahna Anderson, Cade Anderson, Benjamin Bauer, Nathaniel Bong, Pery Boyd-Affias, Sam Brenner, Nevaeh Bridge, Nathan Clement, Alex ...



Letter: Racism exists in Cloquet  Pine Journal

Hello. I live in the city of Cloquet; I attended Cloquet High School and have spent a number of years living and breathing this Potlach air. I am college educated, ...



Will CEC hockey tradition continue?  Pine Journal

In 1967, Cloquet High School hockey coach Don Bourdeau left the program to take over at Duluth East. He was replaced by Bill Kennedy. In the 50 seasons ...



Cloquet's new middle school taking shape  Duluth News Tribune

The weather this winter may not have been kind to Nordic skiers, but it's been great for construction. "We're loving every minute and we're hoping it continues," ...



Administrative shuffle continues  Pine Journal

Cloquet High School economics teacher and coach Tim Prosen has been hired as the new assistant principal, following Steve Battaglia's hire as principal to ...



State-ranked Cloquet downs HHS softballers | High School  Hibbing Daily Tribune

HIBBING — With less than a week to go before the Section 7AAA playoffs, the No. 7 ranked Cloquet High School softball team is getting geared up for the ...



Affordable Housing Option Coming to Cloquet with New Apartments  WDIO

Updated: October 09, 2018 07:39 PM. Affordable housing is making its way to Cloquet with a new apartment building. The groundbreaking ceremony for the ...



'School's out forever'  Pine Journal

"Out for summer, Out till fall, We might not come back at all, School's out forever," Alice Cooper, song lyrics from "School's Out." The song was one of many that ...



Wrestling preview: Fearsome foursome lead lumberjacks  Pine Journal

CLOQUET -- Between drills earlier this week at practice, Tyler Harms-Synkiew went to the side of the purple wrestling mat breathing heavily, sweating and ...



Cloquet, Minn., girl arrested over social media threats aimed at schools  Star Tribune

An 11-year-old girl from Cloquet, Minn., was arrested Tuesday night after she made violent threats on social media toward the local middle and high school, ...



College hockey: Cloquet native watches team play in his former NHL rink  Pine Journal

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The hundreds of rabid Buffalo Sabres fans checking out the opening game of the NCAA Frozen Four on Thursday, April 11, in their team's ...



New Cloquet police officers sworn in  Pine Journal

Cloquet City Hall was a joyful place Wednesday, Aug. 8, as friends, family and co-workers gathered in the Council Chambers for two police ceremonies during ...



Cloquet science students win more awards  Duluth News Tribune

The top five projects at the Northeastern Minnesota and American Indian Regional Science and Engineering Fair were selected to attend the Intel International ...



Isobel Cup visits Cloquet Arena  Pine Journal

The usual routine of girls hockey camps was disrupted by a welcome visit by a former Cloquet-Esko-Carlton Lumberjack and role model giving back to her ...



Life an open book for Cloquet principal  Pine Journal

In some ways, Friday, June 29, was a day like any other for Cloquet High School Principal Warren Peterson. He worked in his office and chatted with staff, ...



Relationships, hard work get credit for Cloquet's high Native American graduation rate  Duluth News Tribune

Jolisa Henagin (left) and Brina Rilea crack up when Henagin realizes the Ojibwe history quiz question she's asking the class didn't have the answer written on ...



Domestic dispute leads to lockdown at Cloquet High School  Duluth News Tribune

A domestic dispute led to a lockdown at Cloquet High School for a brief time Wednesday morning. School administrators said in a news release that the ...



Cloquet Lumberjack is 'Best Jersey in Minnesota'  Pine Journal

Cloquet has already taken State this year - though the fall sports season isn't over yet. In a light-hearted contest sponsored by the Minnesota Wild professional ...



Man charged in threats against Cloquet  Pine Journal

An 18-year-old Cloquet man been charged with making threats to commit a crime of violence after he allegedly made comments on Facebook about committing ...



Northland schools take a stronger stance against dangerous threats  Duluth News Tribune

Lock the door, turn out the lights and huddle under a desk. Since the mass school shootings at Columbine High School in 1999, that method of guarding against ...



Proctor Students Face Consequences After Going into Cloquet School  WDIO-TV

Five students from Proctor are facing consequences from their school for walking into the Cloquet High School during school hours.



College football, here we come!  Pine Journal

Three Cloquet High School seniors and football standouts signed commitment letters to play college football before school Wednesday, Feb. 7. From left: ...



More candidates file for office, head to General Election  Pine Journal

While the Aug. 14 primary election determined which two candidates would advance to the general election Nov. 6, a different filing deadline on the same day ...



Mayor's race is heated  Pine Journal

In the four years since longtime Cloquet Mayor Bruce Ahlgren was defeated by challenger Dave Hallback, Cloquet has seen a lot of change. In addition to ...



Ollila, Harold Jacob 'Ole' | Obituaries | helenair.com  Helena Independent Record

Harold Jacob “Ole” Ollila, age 92, passed away April 9, 2019, in Clancy Montana at Elkhorn Health & Rehabilitation Center.



Cloquet teacher Len Anderson, 77, was a devoted champion for the St. Louis River  Star Tribune

A biology teacher at Cloquet High School, he inspired thousands of students, started a water-quality testing program called River Watch and was a mentor to ...



Cloquet students walk out to end school gun violence  Pine Journal

It began with a list. Date. School name. City and state. Repeated 60 times. Each grouping was a school shooting that resulted in one or more fatalities since the ...



Box of puppies abandoned in freezing cold in Cloquet  Bring Me The News

It was 14 degrees outside when the puppies were found.



Northland students join national walkout  Duluth News Tribune

Students throughout Duluth and the surrounding area rallied against gun violence Friday by joining in the National School Walkout. They tagged their social ...



Details of middle school apartment plan emerge  Pine Journal

A new proposal to reuse the existing Cloquet Middle School as a mix of workforce and market-rate apartments with a theater and gym seemed to draw less ...



Cloquet skatepark finally breaks ground  Pine Journal

A dream at least eight years in the making broke ground in Athletic Park on Tuesday, July 10, as a couple dozen skateboarders and their supporters, city officials ...



Charges: Wayzata schools staffer exposed himself to young students  Bring Me The News

The staff member was immediately placed on administrative leave following complaints.



Cloquet school adopts restorative approach  Pine Journal

When 15-year-old Marcia (not her real name) got caught selling marijuana and prescription pills, she was given the opportunity to go through the Carlton County ...



Cloquet alumna competes in Miss Minnesota USA  Pine Journal

Last month Emily Ferrell, 26, won the swimsuit award after receiving the highest score at the Miss Minnesota USA Pageant. The 2009 Cloquet graduate wore a ...



No one injured in garage fire  Pine Journal

Firefighters faced multiple challenges when a garage fire started Sunday evening in Cloquet. Cloquet Area Fire District Chief Kevin Schroeder said the fire was ...



Faces  Duluth News Tribune

DONATIONS o Harbortown Rotary Club and its members donated over 170 pounds of food and $1,000 cash ($600 from the club and $400 from their members) ...



Former ski coach memorialized with podium donation  Pine Journal

Coach Nowak memorialized with podium donation Former assistant Cloquet ski coach Brian Johnson presented a handmade podium to Cloquet High School ...



Miss Iris and Sydney: Interpreter became 'class mom' to Cloquet High School Class of 2015  Duluth News Tribune

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 Ward, she would ...



Memorial Day events planned for Monday  Pine Journal

The new Memorial Wall at Veterans Park will be dedicated in a ceremony 11:30 a.m. Monday morning. Details are still being finalized, but residents can expect ...



Spanish in kindergarten?  Pine Journal

Cloquet School Board members heard arguments for starting foreign language instruction sooner, along with construction updates, during Monday's meeting.



CEC boys hockey coach Esse resigns after 18 seasons  Duluth News Tribune

Dave Esse has resigned after 18 seasons as Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey coach. Speculation surfaced earlier in the week that Esse was preparing to step ...



CHS to install pole vault box in gym  Pine Journal

Cloquet pole vaulters will soon have a weatherproof place to practice after the School Board approved a plan to install a pole vault box in the school gym during ...



Prep football: All-senior backfield gives Cloquet weapons of mass production  Duluth News Tribune

At their first game-week practice of a *fresh* new football season, Cloquet's skill guys sounded like they had just come from a public relations seminar. Written By: ...



Cloquet student's science research is published  Duluth News Tribune

Cloquet High School junior Emma Wells' science research paper titled "Quack Quack, What's in my Water? What effect does the concentration of Salicylic acid ...



Mercer vying for National All-American Miss Queen  Pine Journal

Kashmir Mercer of Cloquet, daughter of Jeanette and Joel Carlson, has earned the opportunity to attend the National All-American Miss Queen competition ...



Cloquet students excel at regional science fair  Duluth News Tribune

Fifty-one Cloquet Middle School students and 28 Cloquet High School students along with teacher/mentors Cynthia Welsh, Cynthia Edwardson and Nicole ...



The new face of Cloquet  Pine Journal

Cloquet began a new era this week, when a new mayor took the oath of office. Dave Hallback replaced longtime mayor Bruce Ahlgren, who had presided over ...



Maijala wins prestigious state AAA award  Pine Journal

Cloquet High School senior Anja Maijala ran, skied, sang, studied and acted her way to another state title, winning the Triple "A" Award for Class AA girls for ...



Police investigate 2 threats of violences against Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District  Bring Me The News

Threats of violence against a south metro school district are under investigation by the Savage Police Department. The Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District ...



Science fair puts students and their experiments in the spotlight  Pine Journal

High school athletes have section meets or playoffs to find their champions. In the Northland, science fair has the Northeastern Minnesota Regional Science Fair ...



ARI hires engineering design interns | Business  Hibbing Daily Tribune

HIBBING — Architectural Resources, Inc. (ARI) would like to announce the hiring of two new engineering design interns, Michael Spooner and Sam Tillma.



Cloquet woman's memoirs reflect life in Alaska  Pine Journal

If anyone would have told Cloquet native Elizabeth "Biz" Harmala (now Robbins) that she'd one day be teaching school aboard a floating logging camp in ...



'Legally Blonde: The Musical' performances Saturday, Sunday  Pine Journal

There should be no complaints that this year's Cloquet High School musical isn't relevant, as some of the plot twists in "Legally Blonde: The Musical" could have ...



Fond du Lac falls at 'home away from home'  Pine Journal

Faryn Dupuis is planning to attend Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College next year, but it just so turned out the Cloquet senior got a little extra campus tour ...



OUR NEIGHBORS: Opportunity awaits for this willing, young man  Pine Journal

He was Romeo in the Cloquet High School spring play, "Romeo and Juliet." He was a kicker for the football team, a soccer player, a tennis star, a golfer, a Nordic ...



From hometown boy to community leader  Pine Journal

Bruce Ahlgren had to chuckle when a woman who was collecting donations to help poor kids in Cloquet told him he wouldn't understand because he was "born ...



Dads, daughters dazzle at annual dance  Pine Journal

The buffet tables had barely been cleared away before Joshua Houska and his daughter, Briannah, 8, took to the dance floor at Friday's REACH ...



New-look Wrens, Ogichidaag off to a positive start  Pine Journal

PREP VOLLEYBALL *********** CLOQUET--Amy Bentow and Courtney Thompson are high school volleyball coaches in their first season on the sidelines.



Father-son duo aren't limited by same-old fishing routine  West Fargo Pioneer

NEAR SAWYER, Minn. -- Just minutes into this particular fishing excursion, Bret Baker started the verbal barbs with a backhanded comment about his son ...



Prep Newsmaker: Cloquet heavyweight Reynolds has his eyes on state  Duluth News Tribune

Talk to Devin Reynolds for any length of time, and a couple things stand out. First, the Cloquet senior is a big dude. Second, his hair is yellow. Or maybe it's ...



Pressroom Podcast: Taking on breast cancer with Julie Deters  Duluth News Tribune

Shortly after being diagnosed in August, right before the school year, with an aggressive form of breast cancer, Cloquet High School art teacher Julie Deters ...



Former softball pitcher headed into Hall of Fame  Pine Journal

Baseball's loss turned out to be fast pitch softball's gain back in 1963 when Stu Morrison was cut from the Cloquet High School baseball team. As it turned out, ...



Mock crash makes impact  Pine Journal

A prerecorded boys teenage voice came over a speaker set up in the back of Esko High School asking another teen to drive faster. "You have to hit them or we ...



Coach Bart keeps coaching, even after making Hall of Fame  Pine Journal

"Hockey is more than just a game. It's a passion, a dedication. It draws you in and never lets go. Hockey is love, hockey is life. Hockey lives in our hearts.



New administrators take the helm at county schools  Pine Journal

As the new school year gets under way, for some students it will signal *fresh* starts, new beginnings, and equal shares of anxiety and excitement. It won't be just ...



Faces for Sept. 4, 2016  Duluth News Tribune

DONATIONS o Duluth Lions Club Diabetes Committee presented a $1,000 check to the Ministry of Medical Missions in Haiti to help people with diabetes get ...



Freestyle skiing brothers are flying high  Pine Journal

On skis since they were each 15 months old, brothers Tyler and Trevin Olson won a second place state trophy for Cloquet High School in January ... in a sport ...



Local educator pens historical novel about Saami  Pine Journal

Retired teacher and writer Katharine Johnson grew up on a rocky farm on the Mesabi Iron Range. Growing up on the Range she heard many languages spoken ...



Q-and-A: Meet hometown author, California transplant Tim Jollymore  Pine Journal

Writer Tim Jollymore may have moved away, but northern Minnesota is still a part of who he is and what he writes. Find out more about that when Jollymore -- a ...



Obituary: Joe Nowak was a Hall of Fame ski jumper and ski coach  Minneapolis Star Tribune

During the 1950s, Duluth native Joe Nowak was one of the top ski jumpers in the United States, competing in three Olympic trials. During the 1960s, Nowak ...



Young Life offers teens a new place to hang out  Pine Journal

Teenagers want the same thing that adults want -- to be accepted for who they are, said Brian Points, director of the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton Young Life ...



Students participate in Upward Bound programs  Duluth News Tribune

The College of St. Scholastica's Upward Bound Program announce the completion of the Career Work Study Program and Math Science Internship Program for ...



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