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Lake County News Chronicle
Trial delayed in fatal North Shore crash
Hearing Tuesday for public market permitting ordinance proposal
Road closures in downtown Two Harbors
Runner dies during North Shore trail race
Two Harbors student finds passion in volunteering
Mariners hand out athletic awards
Baseball: Agates win slugfest over Carlton
Track: Mariners' Russell grabs wins at two events
Bayside Chatter: Silver Bay girls go 2-1 over past week
Softball: Two Harbors loses two of three
baseball and softball
Legal Learning: Bad facts make for bad policy
Consumers: Your legal rights with tax-related identity theft
Judge's View: Social media complicating integrity of legal system
On Faith: 'We are an imperfect church, made for imperfect people'
Starwatch: Saturn takes the lead in May
Gary Lee Phipps
Donn Raymond Nelson
Bruce A. Highland, Jr.
Herman P. Radeck
Timothy A. Woodwick
Salmon Classic returns to North Shore
Lake County Past: May 19
North Shore Library News: May 19
Lake County Past: May 12
North Shore Library News: May 12
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: May 19
DNR Report: May 12
DNR Report: May 5
DNR Report: April 28
Trail maintenance in the future at Gooseberry Falls
Legals: May 19
Legals: May 12
Legals: May 5
Legals: April 28
Legals: April 14
May 19, 2017
Lake County Past: May 19
1942 Storm gives scare; many trees down Wind Velocity reaches 60 mph; resort hard hit Outside of discomforts suffered from a severe 61 mph wind and a number of fallen trees, Two Harbors received no real damage from the tornado that struck at 2:30 Friday afternoon. The storm came from...
May 19, 2017 - 4:00am
May 12, 2017
Lake County Past: May 12
1942 Rationing of sugar Officials in Washington have stated that the program will get underway as scheduled. The local rationing board has sent the qualifying sheet asking that persons familiarize themselves with what they will have to do when they register: • Number of pounds of...
May 12, 2017 - 4:00am
May 5, 2017
Lake County Past: May 5
1917 Just passing through An unusual sight was witnessed on Wednesday morning. It is estimated that between one and two thousand canvasback ducks who were on their way north to the inland lakes had gotten lost in the blinding snow storm, which was raging at the time and consequently...
May 5, 2017 - 4:00am
April 28, 2017
Lake County Past: April 28
1967 Smelt starting run; increase is sighted Smelt have begun to run in considerable numbers on streams between Silver Bay and Duluth and with warmer weather coming the run may reach a peak this weekend. Several tub-size catches were reported at various streams in the area. A large...
April 28, 2017 - 4:00am
April 21, 2017
Lake County Past: April 21
There was unusual excitement in the city and probably the largest crowd that ever came out to witness the arrival of one of the local trains swarmed around the depot and station grounds as train No. 1 pulled in from Duluth. This excitement was due to the fact that it had been rumored...
April 21, 2017 - 4:00am
April 14, 2017
Lake County Past: April 14
1967 Article on a hobby penned by local man An article describing the making from lathe turnings from scrap wood to form cups, saucers, flower pots and other articles, written by Thor E. Borgen of Two Harbors, appeared in the current issue of "Workbench," a magazine devoted to hobbies....
April 14, 2017 - 4:00am
April 7, 2017
Lake County Past: April 7
1917 House fire Joe LePage's residence, 1.5 miles northeast of Waldo, has burned to the ground. Mr. LePage got up in the morning and made a fire in the kitchen range preparatory for Mrs. LePage who was to wash on that day and departed for town. About 8 o'clock in the morning, Mrs....
April 7, 2017 - 12:13am
March 31, 2017
Lake County Past: March 31
1917 Stoney Road Fred. B. James met with the county commissioners of Lake County in regards to the Stoney Road. Mr. James says the commissioners were very favorably impressed with the possibilities of this highway and will probably take steps towards its designation as a state highway....
March 31, 2017 - 4:00am
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