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Lake County News Chronicle
John Harju remembered at Duluth ceremony
Lake View adds short term rehab center
Superior Hiking Trail Association names new director
Governor's, Legislature's education priorities far apart
Lutsen to offer MAX Pass
Baseball: Two Harbors wallops Silver Bay
Softball: Mariners and Agates split season series
Agates top Proctor off Williams' walkoff
Bayside Chatter: Mariner softball starts season 2-1
Track: Johnson off to fast start
baseball and softball
On Faith: Why Easter matters
Ask a Trooper: Motorcycle safety and tips
Letter: Grateful for region's natural resources this Earth Day
Legal Learning: Klobuchar leads way on courtroom cameras
Guest Commentary: Education should be our priority
Mary Ann (Betzler) Kentala
CHARLINE GAIL HENTZ
TAUNO W. HYOPPONEN
THOMAS E. MALMO
Hunting for eggs
North Shore Library News: April 21
Great American Canoe Race and Festival dates announced
Lake County Past: April 21
North Shore Library News: April 7
arts and entertainment
Voyageurs National Park seeks input on future
DNR Report: April 21
DNR Report: April 14
Young moose rescued after falling through ice
DNR Report: April 7
Legals: April 14
Legals: April 7
Legals: March 31
Legals: March 24
Legals: March 17
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
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