Monthly Archives: November 2010

Temperature’s down, time to skate (inside)

If the kids are stir crazy by Sunday afternoon, there are several options for those who want to get on the ice. Locally, the Cloquet Area Recreational Center is holding a skating party from 2:15 to 3:45 p.m. Sunday, Nov. … Continue reading

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Seasonal chaos

Can a person living in northern Minnesota ever have too many hats, gloves and mittens? I’ve always considered the answer to that question “no.” Therefore, such items are always a go-to gift for babysitters, aunts, uncles and others I don’t … Continue reading

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Love the new Cloquet schools phone system

Our home phone rang just before 7 a.m. this morning, after I’d pressed the snooze once but before I was actually out of bed. “Cloquet schools will start two hours late today due to extremely icy conditions,” a computerized woman’s … Continue reading

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Christmas City of the North parade Friday

If you can’t wait until December to get your Christmas parade fix (Cloquet’s Home for the Holidays parade is Dec. 4), then head north tomorrow afternoon, for Duluth’s gala event. When I worked at the Budgeteer and we had an … Continue reading

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Impact of Divorce on Children workshop to be offered in Cloquet

CLOQUET, Minn —How divorce or the separation of parents impacts children, what parents can do to lessen the impact and effective strategies for co-parenting after divorce or separation are the focus of a training workshop offered by the University of … Continue reading

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