Barnum News


06/29/2018 11:45 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Storm Leaves Power Outages and Property Damage for Carlton County 

After severe storms barreled through the Northland last night and this morning, thousands of residents across Northern Minnesota awoke to power outages and property damage. In reference to Pine Drive in Barnum, Minnesota Power Operations Supervisor J.J. Waldhalm said, "This road here alone, there's 4 poles snapped off."


04/10/2018 12:00 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Catholic Workers Gather to Peacefully Protest Enbridge's Line 3 Project 

Peaceful protesters met on Monday at the site where the pipes for the proposed Enbridge Line 3 Replacement Project are being held. Around 30 Catholic Workers from Ohio to Missouri met at the site singing songs to peacefully protest the proposed project.


06/09/2017 04:58 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Circus Life 

A bit of "plain luck" put Spring Valley's Ashley Cleveland in the circus. Here, she tells us about her strangest, scariest-and most fun experiences-on the road with Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey's.


03/12/2017 01:48 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Law Enforcement Arrest Wrong-Way Driver on I-35 

The Carlton County Sheriff's Office reports the incident started around 2:45 a.m. after receiving numerous calls in regards to a wrong way driver near Highway 33. A Deputy with the sheriff's office was able to locate the driver near the Barnum overpass, turned the sirens and lights on, but the driver did not stop. The 29-year-old suspect from Superior drove into the median of I-35 for a period of time and back onto the north bound lane while traveling south.