Pine Knot News - A hometown newspaper with a local office, local owners & lots of local news

B&B Market, Catering & Quality Meats, On top of Big Lake Hill in Cloquet.


Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 848

 By Dwight Cadwell    Sports    October 22, 2021 

Statebound! CEC boys find redemption

Brothers Jordan Aultman scored twice and Elijah Aultman once as the Lumberjacks defeated top-seeded Denfeld 3-2 in the Section 7AA championship Tuesday night. Winning was sweet revenge for No. 3 seed... Full story

 By Dwight Cadwell    Sports    October 22, 2021 

Girls get another - with state in the offing

When the Lumberjacks won their second straight Section 7A title a year ago, it was bittersweet. Thanks to Covid-19 guidelines, there was no state tournament, so the victory left the Cloquet players... Full story

 By Pine Knot News    Sports    October 22, 2021 

The Ticker: A quick look at area teams in action

Thursday, Oct. 14 Volleyball Wrenshall-3 Two Harbors-0 Duluth East-3 Esko-0 Grand Rapids-3 Cloquet-0 Barnum-3 Cherry-1 Cromwell-Wright-3 Bigfork-0 South Ridge-3 McGregor-0 Boys soccer CEC-2 Grand Rapids-0 Girls soccer Cloquet-Carlton-2 Duluth... Full story

 By Jana Peterson    Sports    October 22, 2021 

Top seed Esko girls are stunned

The top-seeded Esko girls soccer team shut out Two Harbors 2-0 in the Section 7A quarterfinals last Wednesday, but came up short in the semifinal game Saturday. The Eskomos fell to No. 4 seed Legacy... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    October 22, 2021 

Race is on leading to sections

The end of the high school cross country season is on the horizon. On Tuesday night all six local teams participated in the Proctor Lions cross country meet in an effort to show how far they've come a... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    October 22, 2021 

At 20-6, Cloquet looks to keep rolling

Five words - "we're excited for the playoffs" - shows the excitement and kind of season the Cloquet volleyball team has had thus far. With a gaudy 20-6 record, the Lumberjacks are in rarified air... Full story

 By Steve Korby    Sports    October 22, 2021 

Korby's Connections: He captured more than Kirby's homerun ball

Do you remember where you were the evening of Oct. 26, 1991 - 30 years ago? If I tell you it was the night that Twins baseball player Kirby Puckett hit a home run in the bottom of the 11th inning to... Full story

 By Pine Knot News    Sports    October 22, 2021 

Sports Schedule

Tuesday, Oct. 26 Girls swimming CEC at Lincoln Park Middle School, 5 p.m. Oct. 26, Oct. 30, Nov. 4-5 Football Sections TBD Oct. 26-28, Nov. 3-6 Soccer Boys and girls Class AA state tournament Thursday, Oct. 28 cross Country Section 7A and 7AA meets... Full story


Wilderness sweep Jets

The Minnesota Wilderness went 5 for 5 on the power play Saturday night, in a 6-3 victory over the Janesville Jets in a North American Hockey League battle at Northwoods Credit Union Arena in Cloquet. William Persson picked up 2 of the team’s goals... Full story


The Ticker: A quick look at area teams in action

Thursday, Oct. 7 Boys soccer CEC-4 Superior-0 Girls soccer Cloquet-Carlton-3 Esko-0 Volleyball Cloquet-3 Superior-2 Barnum-3 Cromwell-Wright-2 Carlton-3 Cook County-0 ML/WR-3 Silver Bay-1 Friday, Oct. 8 Football Cloquet-27 Rockridge-14 Esko-56... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    October 15, 2021

Rebels steamroll on both sides

During his 23 years as head coach of the Moose Lake/Willow River football team, Dave Louzek has looked to a strong defense - and an equally strong running game - as the recipe for success. On Friday... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    October 15, 2021

'Jacks wrap up historic season with 18 wins

The Section 7AA girls team tennis tournament is one of the toughest sections in the state. With an unprecedented 17 teams, it is almost impossible to win a section title. No team knows that better... Full story


Conference Champs

The Cloquet boys cross country team took first place in Tuesday's Lake Superior Conference meet, outrunning Proctor by five points. Cloquet junior Miles Fischer took first place, covering the hilly... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    October 15, 2021

Bombers roll; Cardinals try to keep pace

Last Thursday, the Barnum volleyball team swept Cromwell-Wright and then had a successful Saturday at the Mesabi East Tournament, going 3-1 on the day. "Right now our team is meshing well together,"... Full story


School spirit

Members of the Esko homecoming court received student votes based on character traits this year. Pictured from left are Ingrid Hexum, Nate Rengo, Wyatt Wickenheiser, Brett Lillo, Keone Anderson,... Full story

 By Jack Slater    Sports    October 15, 2021

CEC boys win playoff opener

The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys kicked off their 7AA post-season play Tuesday, entering the game against Mesabi East as favorites and for good reason, winning 9-1. The first-half action started quickly... Full story


Girls soccer playoffs updates

Esko is out of the playoffs but the Lumberjacks head to the 7AA section final Tuesday, after beating Denfeld Thursday. 7AA With a 14-2 record, the Cloquet girls soccer team are the top seed in Section 7AA. The Lumberjacks had a bye in the first... Full story


Sports schedule

Friday, Oct. 15 All games at 7 p.m. • Barnum vs Chisholm • Carlton/Wrenshall vs Northland, canceled (the Raptors had another Covid-19 case) • Cloquet vs Pine City • Cromwell-Wright/Floodwood vs McGregor • Moose Lake/Willow River vs... Full story

 By Jack Slater    Sports    October 15, 2021

7AA Soccer: 'Jacks play back-to-back championship games tonight

Both the boys and girls Lumberjacks soccer teams will take to the pitch tonight to play for a section 7AA crown and the right to advance to the state tournament. With a 14-2 record, the Cloquet girls... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    October 8, 2021

Esko keeps unblemished mark

Undefeated Esko and once-beaten Two Harbors football teams collided on the Esko field for homecoming and the Eskomos proved who is the elite team, taking it to the Agates 24-0. After a scoreless first... Full story


The Ticker: A quick look at area teams in action

Thursday, Sept. 30 Girls soccer Cloquet-Carlton-3 Duluth Marshall-0 Hermantown-1 Esko-0 Volleyball Hibbing-3 Esko-1 Barnum-3 ML/WR-0 Friday, Oct. 1 Football Cloquet-14 Hermantown-7 Silver Bay-2 Carlton/Wrenshall-0 (Forfeit) ML/WR-64 Mesabi East-0... Full story

 By Jack Slater    Sports    October 8, 2021

Eskomos lose way in the fog

During a foggy Tuesday night game, fans barely saw the Esko girls soccer team fall 2-1 against a tough Denfeld side. A slow start for the Eskomos left the team unable to control a strong Hunters... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    October 8, 2021

South Ridge, Wrenshall fighting injuries

So far this season both the Wrenshall and South Ridge volleyball teams have had to learn to adjust, thanks to injuries and the occasional Covid-19 exposure. Before their match Tuesday, the Pine Knot... Full story

 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    October 8, 2021

Wilderness catch a streak

After starting the season 0-2-1, the Minnesota Wilderness have reeled off five straight wins, including a pair of wins this past weekend at home against the Janesville Jets. "It was a nice weekend and... Full story

 By Steve Korby    Sports    October 8, 2021

Korby's Connections: Blackhoof softball honoree was a force

The dog days of August were always the time for the annual Blackhoof Valley men's fastpitch softball tournament. Blackhoof Valley is to the east of Mahtowa and south of Carlton. It's rural, mostly... Full story


Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 10/25/2021 02:32