Carlton News


01/18/2018 07:09 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Twin Ports Lead Greater Minn. Job Growth 

The Twin Ports area is leading Greater Minnesota job growth as Minnesota and Wisconsin mark another month of strong employment statistics. Newly-released numbers show Wisconsin's unemployment rate in December dropped to 3 percent, tying the all-time record low set in July 1999.


12/29/2017 09:40 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Grand Rapids serves as ground zero for Enbridge Line 3 

A billboard on Highway 2 just west of Grand Rapids sponsored by Honor the Earth is critical of Enbridge Line 3 project. Bob King / Forum News Service Pastor Megan Crouch of St. Andrew's Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids thinks that Enbridge should remove old pipe rather than leave it in the ground if the Line 3 project is approved.


12/12/2017 01:41 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Protesters march across rural Carlton County 

Led by a group of Anishinaabe drummers, about 100 people march down County Rd. 6 in Carlton County to the entrance of an Enbridge oil pipe storage yard Monday afternoon. The protest was peaceful.