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August 27, 2018
Ron Buerkle, 76, runs near his Esko, Minn., home earlier this month. Buerkle was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s more than seven years ago. He mitigates the effects of the disease by remaining active -- a technique he wrote about in his book “The Last Marathon.” Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, Minnesota man keeps running, writes book
August 27, 2018 - 5:25pm
August 19, 2018
Mental health comes to the fair: Carlton County official’s brainchild gets its own day at the Great Minnesota Get-Together
August 19, 2018 - 6:38pm
June 29, 2018
“This is the battle line right here,” said Winona LaDuke, executive director for Honor the Earth. LaDuke, who holds a bundle of sage, along with a group of about 15 protesters, stood on the railroad crossing at the border of Wisconsin and Minnesota south of Wrenshall Friday morning vowing to fight the proposed Enbridge Line 3 pipeline. Bob King / Forum News Serviceplay button
Enbridge Line 3 protesters meet at state line
June 29, 2018 - 6:08pm
April 10, 2018
Protestors both inside and outside the fenced-in Enbridge pipeyard in Carlton County protest the proposed Line 3 reconstruction Monday. Bob King / Forum News Service
New voices join Enbridge pipeline protest in northeastern Minn.
April 10, 2018 - 12:14pm
March 13, 2018
The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has mailed 8,500 surveys to residents of eastern Minnesota to measure public opinion on the band's proposal to reintroduce wild elk to the region. St. Paul Pioneer Press file photo
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
March 13, 2018 - 6:03pm
January 15, 2018
This photo taken after the 1918 fires shows the burned out remains of Cloquet City Hall and jail (back left) behind the Sommerfield store and Washington School on the right. Photo courtesy of the Carlton County Historical Society
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
January 15, 2018 - 9:24pm
January 10, 2018
Cousins, Brenda Diver (from left), Ashley Diver, and John Diver are members of the Fond Du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa are with Natives Against Heroin. The group holds these signs to inform occupants of known drug houses to offer support and to inform the residents that resources that are available to them. Clint Austin / Forum News Serice
Fond du Lac group continues to take action on drug use
January 10, 2018 - 7:14pm
January 3, 2018
Traffic fatalities lowest in Minn. in nearly 75 years; ND and SD on downward swing, but steady last year
January 3, 2018 - 9:49pm
December 11, 2017
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. Bob King / Forum News Service
Protesters march across rural Carlton County
December 11, 2017 - 10:57pm
November 14, 2017
Lawrence Yetka is pictured cleaning out his Cloquet law office shortly before taking his seat on the Minnesota Supreme Court in 1973. Yetka, a justice for nearly two decades and a longtime force in state DFL politics, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, in Cloquet, Minn. File photo / Forum News Service
Cloquet native Lawrence Yetka, force in Minnesota law and politics, dies at 93
November 14, 2017 - 8:47pm
October 28, 2017
Minnesota State Patrol identifies driver who died in crash into St. Louis River
October 28, 2017 - 4:29pm
October 19, 2017
The Cloquet Police Department shares a building with the Cloquet Area Fire District's Station No. 1. File photo.
After Minn. town fired police chief for doing his job, council bypasses hiring process for his replacement
October 19, 2017 - 9:41am
October 8, 2017
Members of the Northern Bedrock Historic Preservations Corps added sections to scaffolding standing next to the original Saint Mary & Joseph’s Catholic Church on Thursday, Oct. 5. The workers are replacing the cedar shake roof and rebuilding the 133-year-old structure’s bell tower. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
Youthful crew giving life to 133-year-old house of worship on Fond du Lac Reservation
October 8, 2017 - 6:00am
October 6, 2017
Wayne Joseph Bosto
Bosto sentenced to more than 35 years in prison for Cloquet murder
October 6, 2017 - 10:06pm
October 1, 2017
Romelle Jones poses for a photograph outside the red door, one of her favorite features of  Art's Cafe that she owned 10 years ago. Jones backed the clean air act when it began. (Jamie Lund / Forum News Service)
She was a clean air pioneer:How ‘freedom to breathe’ in Minnesota started in Moose Lake
October 1, 2017 - 6:00am
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