Best Family-Friendly Labor Day Events In MinnesotaYou shouldn't have to labor over finding something to do for Labor Day.
Prep Blog: Previewing Last Year's 4A State Football FieldWe've previewed the 2014 state tournament teams from Class 6A and Class 5A. This week, it's Class 4A's turn and it's a group led by defending state champion Becker. The Bulldogs were somewhat of a surprise to win the Prep Bowl last year after Hutchinson had won state championships the two years prior.
Cloquet Car Dealership Gets Flak, Support For Free Gun OfferA Cloquet car dealership is getting a lot of attention by offering a very unique deal. During the month of May, they are offering a free handgun with the purchase of a car. If you spend close to $4,995 on a new vehicle, you automatically have the option of a free Ruger handgun or a lawn mower.
2 Killed In Head-On Crash In CloquetTwo people died after a head-on collision in Cloquet late Thursday night. Minnesota State Patrol said 54-year-old Fay Dahlman, of Alborn, and 49-year-old Mark Laine, of Saginaw, both died.
Officials Reach Agreement On Autopsy For 2nd Ojibwe WomanTribal and county government officials have agreed on how to handle an autopsy on an Ojibwe woman whose family objects on religious grounds.
Forest Lake Ski Team Involved In Fatal Car CrashAn Alpine ski team from Forest Lake High School is OK after being involved in a deadly crash Tuesday morning. According to officials, the crash happened around 10:15 a.m. on Highway 33 near Cloquet.
Cloquet Voters OK New Middle School, Pass On AuditoriumVoters in Cloquet have approved a $48.9 million referendum that includes the construction of a middle school. Residents voted Tuesday in favor of the new school, but turned down an 800-seat auditorium expected to cost nearly $7 million.
State Patrol: Deadly Crash On I-35 In CloquetThe Minnesota State Patrol is investigating after a fatal crash between two cars in Cloquet Tuesday morning. According to the state patrol, at 10:15 a.m. a 1996 Toyota Camry traveling southbound on Highway 33 was making a turn to northbound Interstate 35 when it was struck by a 2008 Chevrolet Suburban, which was traveling northbound on Highway 33.
Goin’ To The Lake: Amelia & Mark Visit Biwabik (Day 1)The summer road trip continues this week with a stop up north. Amelia Santaniello and Mark Rosen hit the road in the Mobile Weather Watcher and headed to the Iron Range town of Biwabik. The Biwabik area is dotted with lakes that used to be old open-pit iron mines.
Langenbrunner Retires After 16 Years, 2 TitlesJamie Langenbrunner has retired after a 16-year NHL career in which he won two Stanley Cups. The 38-year-old right wing from Cloquet, Minn., played for Dallas, New Jersey and St. Louis. He won NHL titles with Dallas in 1999 and New Jersey in 2003. He was on the U.S. Olympic team in 1998 and 2010. Langenbrunner announced his retirement Wednesday in a statement by the NHL Players Association, thanking coaches and teammates for "helping a kid from Minnesota enjoy a long, fulfilling hockey career."
ICYMI: High School Sports Rally For Jan. 10, 2014On Friday, we sent David McCoy to watch Hopkins take on Maranatha Christian Academy. We've got that game, and loads of other winter sports highlights.
37-Year-Old Man Killed In ATV Accident Near AuroraA 37-year-old Cloquet, Minn. man has been killed in an ATV accident in St. Louis County, according to the county's sheriff's office.