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Lake County News Chronicle
Two Harbors Police Report: March 24
Lake County Sheriff's Report: March 24
Two Harbors holds hearings
Lake County SWCD offers internship
Nolan announces service academy nominations
Johnson looks for return to state
Polar League All-Star game Monday
Mariners look for repeat of 'good day'
Bayside Chatter: Spring sports kick off
Bayside Chatter: Storm players do well in all-star game
baseball and softball
Consumer Column: Beware of 'Can you hear me?' scam calls
Legal Learning: ERA is back in Minnesota Legislature
On Faith: God has no need for us
Climate Column: Cows could be the solution
Veteran Service Officer's Briefing: March 2017
ELEANOR L. WOTRING
EVELYN ANNETTE SALAKKA
ALICE VIVIAN LAINE
DENNIS B. DUEMKE
North Shore Library News: March 24
Many attend chamber banquet
New Aging Mastery course to begin
PHOTOS: Purple & green fun for all
Lake County Past: March 24
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: March 24
DNR Report: March 17
DNR Report: March 10
DNR Report: March 3
DNR Report: Feb. 24
Legals: March 24
Legals: March 17
Legals: March 10
Legals: March 3
Legals: Feb. 24
March 24, 2017
Lake County Past: March 24
1992 Dairy farms played a big part in Lake County's past If you're ever awake early in the morning, before the traffic hits the streets, before the birds begin to sing — listen carefully. With a little imagination, you can still hear it — the steady clop, clop, clop of...
March 24, 2017 - 4:00am
March 17, 2017
Lake County Past: March 17
1967 Winding snowmobile forest trail finished Completion of an 8-mile snowmobile trail through a scenic area of the Superior National Forest from Mt. Weber to the shore of Seven Beaver Lake was announced this week by Joe App, district U.S. forest ranger. In announcing the completion...
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
March 3, 2017
Lake County Past: March 3
1917 Watchmen stationed at bridges There was a great rush for positions as bridge watchmen when it became known around town that the Duluth & Iron Range was going to put watchmen at all it's important bridges and for three days the superintendent's office was about as busy a place...
March 3, 2017 - 4:00am
February 24, 2017
Lake County Past: Feb. 24
1967 Mrs. Downey gets biggest fish Mrs. Clayton Downey of Two Harbors caught the largest fish in the fishing derby as a finale to the Winter Frolics. The fish tipped the scales at 14.5 ounces. She was the recipient of a folding shaft 3HP outboard motor. Photographs of railroad pioneers...
February 24, 2017 - 4:00am
February 17, 2017
Lake County Past: Feb 17
1942 Schools have air raid drills The students of the high school and Minnehaha school practiced air raid drills at their respective schools and the John A. Johnson pupils had an air raid drill. The students did very well and their drills went over smoothly. All students were taken...
February 17, 2017 - 4:00am
February 10, 2017
Lake County Past: Feb. 10
1942 Identification system set by government A new identification system is being put into effect in this area by the U.S. Coast Guard to prevent sabotage and provide the FBI with a speedy check on the presence of aliens or unauthorized personnel. All dock guards, repairmen boarding...
February 10, 2017 - 4:00am
February 3, 2017
Lake County Past: Feb. 3
1917 Knife River votes for dissolution The Village of Knife River, after a struggle extending over a period of several years, voted to suspend the village organization. The vote was 17 for dissolution and 12 against dissolution. The reason for the dissolution was that it would...
February 3, 2017 - 4:00am
January 27, 2017
Beargrease helped shape settlement of North Shore
It's early afternoon on a bitterly cold Saturday in Beaver Bay 125 years ago and residents can hear the barking dogs bells before they see his...
January 27, 2017 - 4:00am
Lake County Past: Jan. 27
1992 Tettegouche addition Due to recent legislation, Tettegouche State Park has nearly doubled in size. As part of a project initiated by the Minnesota Parks and Trail Council and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) Tettegouche has increased from 4,734 acres to about 9,000.
January 27, 2017 - 4:00am
January 20, 2017
Lake County Past: Jan. 20
1917 Three injured when jumping from train Engineer Thomas Polkinghorn, fireman Louis Mason and brakeman Alex Johnson were slightly injured at 4:30 this morning by jumping from the engine of extra south No. 219 just before the train ran in on the safety track. The case has not as...
January 20, 2017 - 4:00am
January 13, 2017
Lake County Past: Jan 13
1942 Deliveries in city are cut to one a day As a result of a meeting of the Two Harbors Merchants' Association, deliveries from the local stores will be cut to one a day to each home. Since this change is necessary if the merchants are to comply with the government's appeal to...
January 13, 2017 - 4:00am
January 6, 2017
Lake County Past: Jan. 6
1942 40,000 letters through post office in one day The Two Harbors Post Office recorded the busiest and biggest holiday season in its history the past year. Deliveries were made through Christmas Day because of the last minute arrival or packages. An item noteworthy of mention in...
January 6, 2017 - 4:00am
December 30, 2016
Lake County Past: Dec. 30
1941 Rail employees get back pay Railroad employees of the Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range Railroad Co. received their back pay from Sept. 1 to Dec. 1, as a result of the raise in wages affected by the strike mediation board recently. Each employee received on the average of about...
December 30, 2016 - 4:00am
December 23, 2016
Lake County Past: Dec. 23
1941 Public is urged to buy war bonds With America at war, every man, woman and child in Lake County want to help. Some are or will be in the armed forces but for the rest of us there is just one specific, powerful, important way in which we can do our part to assure victory. We have...
December 23, 2016 - 4:00am
December 16, 2016
Lake County Past: Dec. 16
1966 Fire hits kitchen of cafe in the city A sudden blaze about 7 a.m. hit the kitchen area of Oscar's Lunch, spreading smoke through the two-story structure. Operations of the lunch room and adjacent Norshore Room will not be halted at least through the holiday season. Quick action...
December 16, 2016 - 4:00am