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Lake County News Chronicle
Lingering effects of mining downturn reflected in latest unemployment rate
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Aug. 26
Two Harbors Police Report: Aug. 26
Radio Activity: Archivist's ambitious undertaking
MnDOT presents plan for bike route through Lake County
Experienced volleyball squad returns for Mariners
Swim team looks to rebuild after graduation losses
Offense is key to Agates' success
Experience not lacking for Two Harbors football
Bayside Chatter: Mariners look to rebuild after losing seven starters
baseball and softball
Letter: A life-changing volunteer opportunity
Legal Learning: Age discrimination illegal, but still present
On Faith: Making time for the Sabbath day
Judge's View: Smartphones can lead to dumb acts behind the wheel
Ask a Trooper: Minimum size for a steering wheel
ROBERT (Freeman) BENGTSSON
BRUCE A. ESKOLA
MARY (CHAUNCY) OPSAHL
A Lake County weekend busy with events
North Shore Library News: Aug. 26
Lake County Past: Aug. 26
North Shore Library News: Aug. 19
Lake County Past: Aug. 19
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Aug. 26
Minnesota wolf population stable
DNR Report: Aug. 19
DNR Report: Aug. 12
Minnesota's high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Legals: Aug. 19
Legals: Aug. 12
Legals: Aug. 5
Legals: July 29
Legals: July 22
June 20, 2012
WEATHER: Road closings
The Minnesota Department of Transportation, and the St.
June 20, 2012 - 1:48pm
June 19, 2012
Highway 61 reported closed between Duluth, Two Harbors
The Minnesota State Patrol has closed State Highway 61 between Duluth and Two Harbors, and also at the Silver Creek Tunnel, because of flooding from heavy rain, Lake County Emergency Management reported this evening. The Lake County Sheriff's Office is advising no travel in those...
June 19, 2012 - 10:13pm
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 30, 2011
Duluth to Phoenix: Hints for booking your trip
You can get a direct roundtrip flight from Duluth to the Phoenix area for bare-bones prices if you mind your mouse clicks -- and for less yet if you go to Duluth International Airport and book your flight through a ticket agent. Allegiant Air's flights have a la carte upgrades, some...
October 30, 2011 - 12:00am
Reporter's picks: Highlights of weekend in Phoenix
Matt's Big Breakfast Matt's Big Breakfast, 801 N. First St., mattsbigbreakfast.com, is a favored brunch spot among locals and travelers. The small diner is close to Arizona State University's downtown campus and the food is billed as local-when-possible, grass-fed and cage-free....
October 30, 2011 - 12:00am
DNT travel review: Duluth to Phoenix direct
he second-biggest mistake travelers to Phoenix make, the cab driver says, is renting a car from the wrong airport. We're on our way from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway (where we exit on the tarmac on a warm night, greeted by a cactus and a half-dozen wheelchairs) to Phoenix Sky Harbor International...
October 30, 2011 - 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
September 30, 2011
Send in your fall photos
Images of Fall: Autumn in the Midwest is an Areavoices blog by Forum Communications Co. featuring pictures of autumn from our region. To submit...
September 30, 2011 - 1:13pm
September 22, 2011
Key businesses and groups skip Minnesota governor's trade mission
Gov. Mark Dayton begins his first international trade mission this weekend in Japan and South Korea without some of Minnesota's largest businesses or the state's two business groups. Dayton and other members of his administration are touting the trip as a way to increase Minnesota...
September 22, 2011 - 12:00am
May 6, 2011
Adventure in the Apostles
To say you are taking a kayak trip through the Apostle Islands is almost misleading. That's because the adventure involves far more than paddling...
May 6, 2011 - 10:04am
Why would someone want a cabin in the woods when they can have a houseboat? That's the question Andy Anderson, houseboat owner and water lover,...
May 6, 2011 - 12:00am
March 3, 2011
Wind brings winter wonderland to Tettegouche State Park
Windy weather and turbulent seas last week covered trees along the points at Tettegouche State Park, where Ruby and Kate Walsberg enjoyed the...
March 3, 2011 - 8:51am