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Lake County News Chronicle
Police proposal gets hairy: Silver Bay Council approves grooming guidelines
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Oct. 20
Two Harbors Police Report: Oct. 20
Public input sought on waterfront redevelopment
Community invited to hearings on sidewalk assessments, charter changes
Volleyball: Mariners lose to Ely, NE Range
Swimming: Larson clinches two firsts at North-South meet
Football: Agates rout Eveleth-Gilbert
Football: Silver Bay runs over Northeast Range
Soccer: Agates' season ends in loss to Esko
baseball and softball
Your Legal Rights: Reporting abuse of vulnerable adults
Legal Learning: Sentencing guidelines limit judge's discretion
On Faith: Faith in real life, hope in action
Letter: USFS environmental impact statement is essential
Ask a Trooper: Registering for a disability certificate or plates
Kenneth C. Larson
Robert Frank Olson
Vicky Lynn Johnson
Mabel S. Hoseth
Joanne E. Sansom
Lake County Past: Oct. 20
North Shore Library News: Oct. 20
Community luncheon for diabetes patients and caretakers
Town hall meeting to combat mental illness stigma
North Shore Library News: Oct. 13
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Oct. 20
DNR Report: Oct. 13
DNR Report: Oct. 6
DNR Report: Sept. 29
Hunter has harrowing encounter with wolves near Isabella
October 20, 2017
County seeks public feedback on proposed highway facility
The Lake County Board of Commissioners will host an open house to seek public input on a proposed new highway facility at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Lake County Law Enforcement Center in Two Harbors. The facility on Highway 2 in Two Harbors was severely damaged in a fire in late 2018....
October 20, 2017 - 4:00am
Grants available to prevent wolf depredation
Wolf attacks in Lake County aren't particularly common, but occasionally wolves get hungry or stumble onto a farm and kill a some livestock, potentially costing the owner a lot of time and money. Grants are available to reimburse livestock owners for wolf depredation. For the first...
October 20, 2017 - 4:00am
October 13, 2017
Red Cross offers free smoke alarms, installation to Lake County residences
Even with the American Red Cross currently focused on providing relief to victims of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, local smoke alarm installations...
October 13, 2017 - 12:23am
New leader takes over at SWCD
As a child, Andrew Slade developed a love and passion for the North Shore spending time and traveling to his family's cabin near Little Marais....
October 13, 2017 - 12:18am
GreenCorps member looks to increase recycling rates
A new face recently arrived in the Lake County Environmental Services office, and her purpose in the office and the program that brought her...
October 13, 2017 - 12:15am
October 6, 2017
County Board hears winter road maintenance plan
The Lake County Board of Commissioners got an update on winter highway maintenance from highway engineer Krysten Foster during its meeting Tuesday in Two Harbors. In addition to challenges posed by last December's fire at the highway department garage on Highway 2 in Two Harbors,...
October 6, 2017 - 4:00am
September 29, 2017
County seeks further reimbursement for highway fire
The Lake County Board of Commissioners learned that the highway department is going to request even more reimbursement from its insurer resulting from the fire that damaged the highway garage on Highway 2 outside Two Harbors late last year.
September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
Property taxes due soon
Property taxes for the second half of 2017 are due Oct. 15 for Lake County residents. Again this year, Lake County will have a drop-box available in front of the Lake County Service Center at 616 Third Ave. in Two Harbors. There will be a sign on the drop box indicating that property...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
September 25, 2017
Diver dies while exploring shipwreck near Split Rock Lighthouse
Authorities are investigating the death of a New Hope, Minn., man after he surfaced in distress while diving along the North Shore. Aaron Timmerman, 42, was diving with a group at the Madeira Shipwreck site on Lake Superior within the Split Rock Lighthouse State Park when witnesses...
September 25, 2017 - 3:34pm
September 22, 2017
Become a Master Gardener: Applications are being accepted by the Lake County extension
Those who have an interest in plants and gardening and would enjoy sharing that interest with others are invited to become a University of Minnesota...
September 22, 2017 - 7:35am
September 15, 2017
Firm to perform 3D scan of highway garage
The Lake County Board of Commissioners learned Tuesday its insurer will conduct a 3D scan of the Lake County Highway Department's facility on Highway 2 in Two Harbors that was severely damaged in a fire last December.
September 15, 2017 - 4:00am
September 11, 2017
Duluth man dies in ATV crash near Finland
The Lake County Sheriff's Office on Monday identified the victim of a Sunday all-terrain vehicle crash as a 76-year-old Duluth man. Harold Melde of Duluth died from injuries suffered in the crash Sunday afternoon near the Trestle Inn, about 15 miles northeast of Finland. According...
September 11, 2017 - 7:46pm
Highway 61 lane closures
Motorist traveling on Highway 61 north of Silver Bay this week will experience some lane closures. At the Baptism River motorists will encounter alternating lane closures for bridge maintenance activities beginning Monday, Sept. 11 and lasting through Thursday, Sept. 14. Motorists...
September 11, 2017 - 11:46am
September 10, 2017
Man, 76, dies following ATV accident
A 76-year-old man was killed Sunday afternoon in a ATV accident in Finland. The Lake County Sheriff's Office received an emergency call from the Trestle Inn in Finland, reporting the accident at 2:47 p.m. Rescue squads from Finland and Silver Bay responded and received assistance...
September 10, 2017 - 7:03pm
Girl, 14, dies in fall from Palisade Head
A 14-year-old girl died Sunday afternoon after falling off a cliff at Palisade Head, located along the shore of Lake Superior northeast of Silver...
September 10, 2017 - 6:52pm