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Lake County News Chronicle
Knife River's hidden gem
Lake County Sheriff's Report: July 21
Student News: July 14
Dixie makes a comeback
Silver Bay City Council: Grant application for wastewater project approved
Despite setbacks, student wouldn't trade sports 'for the world'
Legion Baseball: Rivals fall short in first playoff game
Legion Baseball: Rivals fall twice
Legion Baseball: Best strikes out 13 in Rivals win
WKHS trap team competes at state
baseball and softball
Home for the Summer: Thoughts of Halloween a couple months early
Letter: Big copper and Rick Nolan team unacceptable
Ask a Trooper: What should I do if pet is left alone in hot car?
Guest Commentary: Lake Connections a failed broadband effort
Ask a Trooper: Rules for tinted windows
Carol M. Giacomini
Joyce Evenna Sanford
Darlene Kay Tanski (Nachtmann)
Arthur Andrew Beebe
Two Harbors City Band Concert Program: July 27
Two Harbors Kayak Festival celebrates 20 years
Locals do well in Bay to Bay run, walk
A different kind of volunteer
North Shore Library News: July 21
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: July 21
DNR Report: July 14
DNR Report: July 7
Minnesota residents can fish in state parks without a license
DNR Report: June 30
Legals: July 14
Legals: July 7
Legals: June 30
Legals: June 23
Legals: June 16
August 1, 2012
No-contact advisories lifted for North Shore beaches
The Minnesota Department of Health today lifted water-contact-not-recommended advisories for two North Shore beaches. The department lifted the advisories for Kadunce Creek and Agate Bay beaches after water tests found that levels of fecal-indicator bacteria have returned to acceptable...
August 1, 2012 - 10:29am
July 31, 2012
Water advisories issued for 2 North Shore beaches
The Minnesota Department of Health is advising people to avoid water contact at two North Shore beaches. The department today issued water-contact-not-recommended advisories for Kadunce Creek and Agate Bay beaches after elevated levels of E. coli bacteria, indicating the possible...
July 31, 2012 - 10:49am
July 9, 2012
Two Harbors drop-in center funding in flux
The sound of oscillating fans was the only noise that broke the subdued mood in the Harbor Center in downtown Two Harbors. The center offers...
July 9, 2012 - 7:38am
June 8, 2012
Linking taconite to disease may be fleeting
A comprehensive study on why so many taconite workers are dying of a rare lung disease is entering its final data-crunching stages with some results expected later this year. But in an update provided last week, key researchers confided that they may never find a link between a high...
June 8, 2012 - 8:00am
State of the study
Nearly all field research and data collection is complete. Researchers now are analyzing data with some results expected to be made public later this year, the rest in 2013. Study already has confirmed a 300 percent higher rate of mesothelioma on the Iron Range compared to the state's...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Two Harbors gains a pharmacy in latest health-care shuffle
Two Harbors residents will have new pharmacy options starting in July. The Essentia Health Pharmacy located in the Lake View Clinic will be moving...
June 1, 2012 - 10:23am
April 5, 2012
Two Harbors will soon have urgent care services
Soon Lake County residents will be able to use urgent care facilities within the county, instead of driving to Duluth or Canada. The Lake View Hospital in Two Harbors announced last week that it intends to open an urgent care clinic sometime early this summer. The hospital is expected...
April 5, 2012 - 2:55pm
October 28, 2011
Meeting set to discuss hazard plan
The Lake County Lake County Emergency Management department is hosting three public meetings next week to talk about its "Hazard Mitigation Plan," which director BJ Kohlstedt says is to prepare for "emergencies and disasters of all kinds." "The Pagami Creek fire has reminded us all...
October 28, 2011 - 11:38am
October 20, 2011
Duluth nurse practitioner investigated for numerous narcotic prescriptions
Duluth police are investigating a former Essentia Health nurse practitioner who, according to numerous search warrants filed in the case, allegedly...
October 20, 2011 - 12:00am
October 18, 2011
Lake Superior beaches mostly bacteria-free
Most waterfront areas along Lake Superior's North Shore and in Duluth showed no signs of potentially unhealthy bacteria over the summer, according the Minnesota Department of Health. Of the 37 beaches tested at least weekly from late May into September, 22 had no positive hits for...
October 18, 2011 - 12:00am
September 21, 2011
St. Luke's sues Duluth News Tribune over surgeon story
St. Luke's hospital and its CEO, John Strange, have initiated a suit against the Duluth News Tribune, accusing the newspaper of defamation in its reporting about neurosurgeon Stefan Konasiewicz. Also named in the lawsuit are investigations editor Brandon Stahl and reporter Mark Stodghill. Konasiewicz...
September 21, 2011 - 12:00am
September 8, 2011
Report: Northeastern Minn. has highest mortality rate in state
If you live in northeastern Minnesota, you're much more likely to die from Alzheimer's than people living elsewhere in the state. You're more likely to die of heart disease, more likely to commit suicide, and almost twice as likely to die from cirrhosis.
September 8, 2011 - 8:00am
August 30, 2011
Fire at Duluth hospital prompts partial staff evacuation
A fire caused St. Luke's hospital to begin a partial staff evacuation and activate its emergency plan Monday morning. The Duluth Fire Department responded to an automatic fire alarm at the hospital's emergency department and urgent care entrance at 915 E. First St. at 9:37 a.m. Upon...
August 30, 2011 - 12:00am
April 21, 2011
A new way to care
Superior native Stanley Keller has lived in a Park Point nursing home for 21 of his 57 years, but he hasn't forgotten his favorite football team. Keller's...
April 21, 2011 - 11:21am
December 2, 2010
New Silver Bay center to open
Spectrum Health Company will host an open house Dec. 10 for its new facility in Silver Bay. Tours are from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the new 34-bed building on Bell Circle. The assisted living and memory care facility is expected to employ up to 25 people. Construction began in May and...
December 2, 2010 - 9:32am