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Lake County News Chronicle
Lake County Sheriff's Report: June 23
Two Harbors Police Report: June 23
Volunteers work to reroute Superior Hiking Trail
County seeks injunction against leaking septic system
Two Harbors purchases land for $210K for new municipal liquor store
Rivals 'take some lumps' in the opening games
Bayside Chatter: Polar League All Star games, the last for me
Track: Johnson surges to 3rd place at state
Bayside Chatter: Mariners hand out end of season awards
Agate relay team poised for state title run
baseball and softball
Home for the Summer: Parting ways in Illinois
Belief Matters: Jesus drinking a brew with a ragtag group
On Faith: Fulfilling your Christian calling
Intern Column: An Affair with Language
Consumers Column: Be aware of the signs of 'skimmers'
Jeffrey A Voeltz
Lois Mae Vontin
Joyce Evenna Sanford
Betty Jane Bailey
Marsha Vieno Parr
Talk to explore history of skiing in Minnesota
Torch run ignites Two Harbors
Lake County Past: June 23
Two Harbors City Band Concert: June 29
Program makes homes more accessible
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: June 23
DNR Report: June 16
Pow Wow Trail reopens after 6 years
DNR Report: June 9
DNR Report: June 2
Legals: June 23
Legals: June 16
Legals: June 9
Legals: June 2
Legals: May 26
September 28, 2012
Man tumbles over highest waterfall in Minnesota, take two
Paul Nyhuis contacted the News-Chronicle recently to see if we had any record of his fall from the Baptism Falls High Falls in 1964. In conversations...
September 28, 2012 - 12:27pm
September 24, 2012
Scenic Highway 61 to close for culvert repair
Contractors will replace a culvert under Scenic Highway 61 along Lake Superior and temporarily close the road next week near McQuade Road. The St. Louis County Highway Department said work on the project will begin this week. The road will be closed at the site Oct. 1-5. The new...
September 24, 2012 - 12:13pm
September 14, 2012
Bringing the world to Lake County
Two Harbors and Silver Bay high schools certainly don't offer anything like the dramatic private school experience portrayed in the CW television series "Gossip Girl". Penny Juenemann, who has hosted three foreign exchange students, said that's the biggest misconception students...
September 14, 2012 - 2:15pm
Knotted Pine's 75th anniversary
Dana and Scott Hull have only been there for eight years, but you'd think they were native to Isabella by the way they fit into the fabric of...
September 14, 2012 - 1:55pm
September 6, 2012
Rumble strips still a hot issue
According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, rumble strips save lives. They alert drivers who have veered from their lanes and can reduce "run off the road" crashes by 40%. According to some local residents, rumble strips are just plain noisy. But a technical memorandum...
September 6, 2012 - 2:11pm
Bringing health care to the Himalayas
Pulmonary edema, pterygium, acetazolamide--all words that Chris Nevala-Plagemann spent his first year at the University of Minnesota medical school trying to memorize for exams. On a month-long trip to India in August, his exams were replaced by actual, living patients. Pterygium...
September 6, 2012 - 1:44pm
August 30, 2012
Going the distance on the North Shore
Christopher Owen, Cassidy Olson and Adam Matthys completed an ambitious feat last weekend: crossing Lake Superior in kayaks from Port Wing, Wis.,...
August 30, 2012 - 2:20pm
August 23, 2012
The Angle to the Keys: the incredible journey of Daniel Alvarez.
In a Kayak Festival t-shirt and flip-flops, 31-year-old Daniel Alvarez looked like he could have been one of the many who took part in the paddling...
August 23, 2012 - 2:55pm
July 29, 2012
My word! You can't call a creek an ethnic slur
Rather than repeat it, let's just call it an ethnic slur that rhymes with bagel. And even if it's self-applied, it's still derogatory. So it...
July 29, 2012 - 9:11am
June 20, 2012
WEATHER: Road closings
The Minnesota Department of Transportation, and the St.
June 20, 2012 - 1:48pm
May 26, 2012
Mild winter has MnDOT ahead on projects
The Minnesota Department of Transportation said this week that the mild winter allowed it to catch up with projects that usually get left behind under heavy plowing and de-icing work. The projects including pothole patching, crack sealing, repairs to median barriers, culvert inspections...
May 26, 2012 - 7:13am
May 16, 2012
Renovated overlook along Highway 61 boasts spectacular views (with video)
On a clear day, you can't see forever from the newly renovated Mount Josephine Rest Area overlook near Grand Portage -- but spotting the white...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 8, 2012
Golf already? Yes, please! Your guide to Duluth, Northland-area courses, tournaments
It had to feel a bit surreal as Mike Daniels teed it up on No. 6 at Poplar Golf Course, reared back and let it fly. Here it was, mid-March and...
April 8, 2012 - 12:00am
October 20, 2011
Biblical archaeologist to discuss search for Noah's Ark
A biblical archaeologist who spent parts of the past three years searching for Noah's Ark will be in Duluth on Friday evening to talk about what...
October 20, 2011 - 12:00am
October 3, 2011
For World War II pilot, not just another flight: Northland's second Honor Flight headed to D.C.
World War II veteran Al Cismowski is looking forward to making the Northland's second Honor Flight to Washington, D.C., this week. So much so...
October 3, 2011 - 12:00am