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 By Pine Knot News    Sports    June 24, 2022 

Cloquet boys golf rebounds to take fifth at state

Hot weather and high winds made play at last week's Class AA Minnesota state golf tournament especially challenging for the Cloquet boys golf team, along with a little less experience on the team than... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    June 17, 2022

Cloquet girls have third state track champion

The Cloquet boys and girls track team headed south to the state track meet last week and came away with a number of top performances, including a state champion. "It was really fun to have such a grou...

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    June 10, 2022

Track: With new section, Cloquet shines

For the first 17 of his 18 years coaching Cloquet boys and girls track, head coach Tim Prosen and his team have been the small fish in the big pond. Cloquet was among the smallest schools in the... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    June 10, 2022

Lumberjacks run ends in Hibbing

The Cloquet Lumberjacks baseball team was eliminated from the Section 7AAA tournament in the second round Thursday in a 5-2 loss to the Bluejackets in Hibbing. After giving up a single run in the firs... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    June 3, 2022

Lumberjacks toppled in playoffs

After opening the Section 7AAA softball tournament with a win over Grand Rapids, the Cloquet Lumberjacks were eliminated with back-to-back losses to Chisago Lakes and Hibbing Saturday. The... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    June 3, 2022

Baseball roundup: Defending 7A champion Panthers hold ground

As the defending champions and the No. 1 seed in the Section 7A baseball tournament, South Ridge will be a tough out for any team. On Tuesday, May 31, the Panthers began defending their crown by... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    June 3, 2022

Baseball: Lumberjacks split, stay in playoff hunt

A big second inning was just too much for the Cloquet baseball team to overcome in their Section 7AAA opening-round loss to Hermantown. The Hawks parlayed the six-run inning into a 7-3 win over the... Full story

 By Jana Peterson    Sports    June 3, 2022

Cloquet eighth-grader shines at sections

Eighth-grader Ethan Lavan played at Cloquet's No. 1 singles player this season, and the youngster didn't disappoint. Lavan took third place in the individual Section 7A tournament, missing a trip to s... Full story

 By Steve Korby    Sports    June 3, 2022

Korby: Lumberjacks boys golf team wins sections, head to state

The Cloquet High School boys golf team, the defending Minnesota State Champions, are heading to the state tournament once again. On June 1 and 2, with windy and chilly conditions, the boys won the... Full story

 By Mike Creger    Opinion    May 27, 2022

Knot Pining: Finding old trophy is a real prize

In the "clichés are clichés because they are true" department, I offer one here: Newspapers record the first draft of history. For me, there is nothing like going back into newspaper archives and re... Full story

 By Steve Korby    Sports    May 27, 2022

Lumberjacks host big golf meet

The Cloquet Country Club’s paved parking lot on Monday was packed with regular-sized buses, short buses, vans and cars delivering kids from all over northeastern Minnesota to a tournament hosted by... Full story

 By Jana Peterson    Sports    May 27, 2022

Cloquet softball ready for playoffs

The Cloquet girls softball team is playing its best ball of the season, and just in time for playoffs. Cloquet beat North Branch 7-2 at Braun Park last Thursday, May 19. The win was a sweet one for... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    May 20, 2022

Panthers pounce on 'Jacks

A four-run first inning was enough to propel the South Ridge boys baseball team to a 4-1 win over the Cloquet Lumberjacks Monday night in Culver. The game marked the return of Tyler Olin to the... Full story

 By Steve Korby    Sports    May 20, 2022

Lumberjacks getting their rounds in

Unlike high school basketball and hockey - which have competitive seasons for four months - high school golf in northeastern Minnesota can have seasons lasting closer to one month. "April was some... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    May 13, 2022

Esko, Cloquet dominate True Team

Cloquet High School hosted the Section 7AA True Team meet on Tuesday afternoon under sunny skies and temperatures that zoomed into the 80s. It was the first real warm day for track athletes, giving th... Full story

 By Steve Korby    Sports    May 13, 2022

Korby's Connections: Coach recalls Cloquet's state baseball trips in 1970s

Ramifications of the Covid-19 pandemic - including shortened and canceled sports seasons - contributed to the end of Jerry Erickson's 50-plus years of coaching youth sports. The Cloquet legend... Full story

 News    May 6, 2022

History Mystery

Dennis Nelson brought in this photo of his maternal grandfather (back row, third from right) taken in the early 1900s. He figures it's a group of lumberjacks who went to the photography studio, where...

 By Jana Peterson    News    May 6, 2022

Team effort yields state Econ title

Prior to winning the state championship last Wednesday, April 27, members of the Cloquet High School Econ Team ran past cheering crowds in the hallways of the high school ... dressed in two-piece... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    May 6, 2022

Lumberjacks scoring early and often

After weeks of cold, rainy and snowy weather disrupting game schedules, the Cloquet softball team has been busy over the last few days. Last Friday the Lumberjacks bombed Milaca 17-0, and Monday they... Full story

 By Jack Slater    Sports    May 6, 2022

Cloquet boys hit the volleyball courts

Cloquet boys volleyball returns for its fourth year as a club sport, and expectations are high. This is the first year the Lumberjacks are fielding two teams, with 19 kids signed up including, for... Full story

 By Jana Peterson    News    April 29, 2022

District to move, merge its childcare

It's a task that's loomed large since Erin Bates took over as Cloquet Community Education director almost 18 months ago: find a new home for Li'l Lumberjacks Learning Center. Mission accomplished. In... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    April 29, 2022

Olin stepping down; Esse named to hall

It's been quite a week for Courtney Olin and her father, Dave Esse. After seven years as head coach for the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls hockey team, Olin went public with a decision to leave the... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    April 29, 2022

Baseball previews: Players fighting weather early on

Mother Nature has not been kind to local high school baseball teams this spring. Cold, snowy and rainy weather has caused more than normal cancellations and postponements in the northern half of the... Full story


Bunny Fun

While it lacked the visual excitement of scores of children running around picking up brightly colored eggs like tiny vacuum cleaners, Saturday's Skate with the Easter Bunny event was a hit with kids... Full story


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