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Pipeline open house answers, raises many questions

December 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

Enbridge Energy representatives met with community members in McGregor and Carlton Thursday to explain plans for its proposed reconstruction of a pipeline from Canada to Superior.

The 1,031-mile Pipeline No. 3 would ultimately replace the companyâ…continue reading on

Restorative justice evolves to help kids in difficult times-Part Two

December 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

In Part 1 of our series on the Restorative Justice program in Carlton County “Changing lives together” in the Dec. 4 issue of the Pine Journal, we looked at the story of two teenage boys who broke into a home and a camper looking for drugs or mon…continue reading on

Cloquet man charged after heroin sale

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Cloquet man is facing charges after selling heroin to another man in a controlled substance buy arranged by police.

Coty James Jubie, 23, was charged last Thursday with one count of third-degree sale of a controlled substance, one count of fifth…continue reading on

Carlton County musicians featured on Christmas by the Lake

December 6, 2014 in Uncategorized



This year’s Christmas by the Lake CD features songs from Carlton County musicians Kraig James, Tom Cawcutt Sr. and former Cloquet resident George Zissos. The 26-song compilation CD is published by Lundeen Productions and all pro…continue reading on

Local volunteers needed to ring bells

December 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

Fundraising for the Salvation Army’s holiday campaign in Carlton County is going strong said Terri Lyytinen, the red kettle volunteer coordinator for Carlton County, adding that the area typically raises about $70,000 for the season.

“We have a …continue reading on

Shelter gets new ‘leash’ on life, requests ongoing support from county

November 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Friends of Animals (FOA) Humane Society’s shelter and stray hold facility is breathing easier — at least for now.

In an appeal to the Carlton County Board on Monday, FOA’s Shelter Director Cynthia Haglin told commissioners that the communit…continue reading on

Request for early release denied to woman in jail for vehicular homicide

November 21, 2014 in Uncategorized


Sixth District Judge Robert Macaulay denied a request from Megan Dana Dickenson of Esko for early release last week. Dickenson is currently serving her time at the Carlton County jail with Huber privileges, which allow her to leave the jail…continue reading on

Man caught selling morphine sentenced to 45 months

November 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Cloquet man caught selling morphine has been sentenced to 45 months in jail. Derek Kaley Friedman, 29, pleaded guilty to one felony count of third-degree sale of a controlled substance and was sentenced in Carlton County Court last Wednesday.

Fr…continue reading on

Close contests, write-in votes earmark this year’s election

November 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

For some, last week’s general election is already a fading memory. But for others, it remains an unfinished chapter.

One of the common themes in this year’s elections seemed to be the high number of close races across the country. Carlton Cou…continue reading on

Election 2014: Know before you go

October 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

The billboards and yard signs have been up for months, the candidates have been facing off for weeks, and the forums and debates are all but over with. The time has come to vote at last.

Next Tuesday’s General Election should prove to be an inte…continue reading on

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