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December 30, 2014
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji drops final against Cloquet
CLOQUET — Cloquet High School’s Kassidy Steen was too much for Bemidji High School to handle as it lost 66-48 in the Cloquet girls basketball...
December 30, 2014 - 9:40pm
May 3, 2014
Cloquet bookkeeper sentenced for theft by swindle, must repay $88,000
CARLTON, Minn. -- A longtime bookkeeper for Pine Ridge Homes in Cloquet has been granted a stay of imposition and sentenced to five years of supervised probation for writing some $88,000 in unauthorized checks to herself. Denise Rae Forconi, 63, of Esko, was sentenced this...
May 3, 2014 - 5:53pm
March 14, 2014
Trial set for Cloquet man who stabbed himself while warrant was served in Bemidji
By Jana Peterson Forum News Service
March 14, 2014 - 3:01pm
January 24, 2014
BOYS BASKETBALL: Inside dominance leads Cloquet past Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Thursday night in Grand Rapids Alex Illikainen scored 40 points, continually pestered Bemidji's inside game and led the Thunderhawks...
January 24, 2014 - 11:24pm
December 28, 2013
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji falls to Browerville in Cloquet finale
CLOQUET — As has been the custom of late, the Bemidji girls basketball team spotted Browerville a 41-34 halftime lead and the Lumberjacks never recovered, as the Tigers thumped the Lumberjacks 88-56 Saturday in the second game of a weekend set in Cloquet. “We gave up 11 offensive...
December 28, 2013 - 8:50pm
November 1, 2013
Cloquet mill converts to clothing pulp
CLOQUET, Minn. (AP) — The largest paper mill in Minnesota has successfully converted to producing a new type of pulp that's offering hope to similar plants struggling with a decline in the paper industry. Sappi Fine Paper, in Cloquet, spent $170 million to convert its production...
November 1, 2013 - 11:57am
January 16, 2013
County attorney gets report of child left on bus
CLOQUET — Fond du Lac tribal police will forward their investigation of a child left on a school bus to the Carlton County Attorney's Office. Prosecutors will decide whether charges are warranted in the case. Three-year-old Ty Stiffarm was left on the bus Monday for three hours...
January 16, 2013 - 9:04am
January 15, 2013
3-year-old left on bus in freezing weather
CLOQUET, Minn. (AP) — The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is investigating why a 3-year-old boy was left on a bus for about three hours in freezing temperatures. Brooklyn Wait says her son, Ty Stiffarm, was treated at a hospital in Cloquet after he was found on the Fond...
January 15, 2013 - 8:14am
September 7, 2012
Cloquet man who kidnapped son avoids prison
DULUTH -- A Cloquet, Minn., man who kidnapped his 7-year-old son from his ex-wife for 11 days in March was sentenced Thursday to two years at the Northeast Regional Corrections Center and 10 years of supervised probation and was ordered to undergo chemical dependency and mental...
September 7, 2012 - 9:11am
August 31, 2012
Cloquet police say victim of possible gang shooting won’t talk
CLOQUET, Minn. -- Cloquet police are investigating what is believed to be a gang-related shooting on the Fond du Lac Indian Reservation in which the victim was shot in the foot, but investigators say he isn’t providing much information because he fears for his life.
August 31, 2012 - 3:09am
August 10, 2012
Cloquet man in hospital after he falls 3 stories
CLOQUET, Minn. -- A 26-year-old Cloquet man is in the hospital after falling off the roof of the three-story Mexico Lindo building in Cloquet at about 10:15 p.m. Wednesday. "It appears the man was stepping from the roof of one building to another and thought there was roof in between,"...
August 10, 2012 - 9:31am
January 19, 2012
Several Catholic churches to close, consolidate in the Diocese of Duluth
Some Catholic churches in the Diocese of Duluth could find out today that they are officially slated to close, with congregations melded into nearby churches. Consolidation is just one of many issues discussed by members of the 10-county diocese the past year as it formalized a five-year...
January 19, 2012 - 8:18am
November 11, 2011
Sappi to invest $170 million in Cloquet mill
CLOQUET -- Sappi paper company is going to diversify into other products and plans to start making a chemical cellulose used to make into fabric. The South African company announced Thursday that it will stop making pulp at its Cloquet mill. The new product is made into a fabric...
November 11, 2011 - 7:51am
October 25, 2011
District won't move stop away from sex offender
CLOQUET, Minn. -- The Cloquet School District has denied a parent's request to move a bus stop away from a sex offender's house. Tarissa Saice says she no longer felt her fifth-grader was safe standing alone at the bus stop after the sex offender moved into the neighborhood. So...
October 25, 2011 - 10:57am