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March 20, 2015
Betty Lessard, the founder of Betty's Pies, enjoyed a cup of coffee with the current owner, Carl Ehlenz, less than a week before her 90th birthday. She still visits the restaurant every Saturday for breakfast. Photo by LaReesa Sandretsky.
Founder of Betty’s Pies turns 90
March 20, 2015 - 2:55pm
September 26, 2014
Walter Sve, still fishing for the family business at 86 years old, pulls up a net full of herring. Photo by Ken Vogel.
Four generations of fishermen on Lake Superior
September 26, 2014 - 2:38pm
September 19, 2014
All the cornhole tournament participants posed for a group photo after the Cornhole Against Hunger last weekend. Photo courtesy of Nik Edlund.
Cornhole tournament gives back
September 19, 2014 - 2:33pm
September 12, 2014
School Board member Carol Youngberg presented William Kelley Schools Principal Nicklay with a $3,000 donation from the North Shore Federal Credit Union to be used for the BackPack Program this school year. Photo by Michelle Ketola.
NSFCU donates to fight hunger
September 12, 2014 - 3:03pm
August 29, 2014
Vintage postcard.
Lake County Past Spotlight: A Bit of Norway
August 29, 2014 - 10:47am
June 13, 2014
Photo by Bernie Bischoff.
Community rallies for Kendall’s
June 13, 2014 - 12:02pm
May 30, 2014
Farmers market coming to Finland
May 30, 2014 - 12:21pm
March 21, 2014
University of Minnesota-Duluth student and Community Partners intern Taylor Holm and Two Harbors Area Food Shelf volunteer Mary Prestidge coordinated the packing and delivery of food to Two Harbors senior citizens last Saturday. The effort, called Health–in–a–­ Box, allows income-eligible seniors to order from a list of healthy foods which are then brought to their homes. Submitted photo.
Health-in-a-box brings food options to seniors
March 21, 2014 - 1:52pm
January 3, 2014
Cliffs donation to food banks
January 3, 2014 - 1:37pm
Jerry Carlson and Boni Fuentes stopped to chat during Carlson’s Meals on Wheels route earlier this month. The two have been friends for more than 30 years. Photo by LaReesa Sandretsky.
Meals on Wheels feeds seniors
January 3, 2014 - 12:31pm
December 20, 2013
Two Harbors man donates to food shelf
December 20, 2013 - 12:21pm
Students enrolled in a cooking class at the Clair Nelson Center in Finland recently participated in an Ultimate Cook off Challenge. First place winners were Chrystal Larson and Gunnar Frahm. Two other teams tied for a respectable second place finish.  (R-L) Trevor Larson, Chrystal Larson, Gunner Frahm, Lane Greer, Oliver Robertson, Al Robertson
Finland Cook off challenge results are in
December 20, 2013 - 10:53am
October 18, 2013
Knife River fish cake dinner just a week away
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
January 25, 2013
Eh? Fire and ice on the menu
January 25, 2013 - 12:00am
December 4, 2012
Tom Schiller (left) helps Chris Swarbrick use a mill saw Monday afternoon to cut a 300-pound block of ice used to build a couch in the ice bar at Little Angie's Cantina & Grill. Both men work for Ice Occasions out of Ellsworth, Wis. (Bob King /
Plan is clear when you're an ice-bar builder
December 4, 2012 - 12:00am