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Lake County News Chronicle
Two Harbors native kicks off campaign for Congress
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Oct. 13
Two Harbors Police Report: Oct. 13
Two Harbors Council moves CIP forward with alleys
Red Cross offers free smoke alarms, installation to Lake County residences
North Shore boys, girls win Polar League
Agate relay teams outlast Denfeld
Two Harbors shutout Hibbing-Chisholm
Volleyball: Agates pick up two wins
Two Harbors senior goes all out all the time
baseball and softball
Judge's View: Free speech easy to support if it never offends
On Faith: Forgiveness is letting go of bitterness
Guest Commentary: Lake County Board pave proverbial road for sulfide-ore copper mining
Ask a Trooper: What are other states doing to make roads safer?
On Faith: Be there for those who need us
Kenneth C. Larson
Robert Frank Olson
Vicky Lynn Johnson
Mabel S. Hoseth
Joanne E. Sansom
Town hall meeting to combat mental illness stigma
North Shore Library News: Oct. 13
Lake County Past: Oct. 13
THAF celebrates milestone with food, music
Lake County Past: Oct. 6
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Oct. 13
DNR Report: Oct. 6
DNR Report: Sept. 29
Hunter has harrowing encounter with wolves near Isabella
DNR Report: Sept. 22
June 4, 2013
No water contact recommended for Two Harbors beach
People should avoid contact with the water at Agate Bay Beach in Two Harbors, the Minnesota Department of Health advises. Water samples collected Monday had elevated levels of E. coli bacteria indicating possible fecal contamination. The beach is scheduled to be re-sampled today. Anyone...
June 4, 2013 - 2:09pm
April 5, 2013
Health survey gives Lake Co. mixed diagnosis
On one hand, the newest County Health Rankings release paints a dire picture for Lake County.
April 5, 2013 - 3:29pm
January 30, 2013
Minnesota LinkAge Line connects seniors
Phones are ringing off the hook at Minnesota's senior helpline, thanks to an expansion of services. The state's Senior LinkAge Line helped more...
January 30, 2013 - 11:49am
January 24, 2013
Health Notes: High school, health care partner in Two Harbors
A partnership among a high school, a hospital and a nursing home hopes to provide careers for high school graduates while filling a need in Two Harbors. A class for current high school students and graduates that begins Feb. 11 will prepare students for state nursing assistant certification,...
January 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 17, 2013
Flu bug bites Lake County
The Centers for Disease Control reported that there were 22,048 cases of flu in the U.S. between the end of September and December 31 -- a figure 26 times higher than the previous year. It also indicated that Minnesota is among 24 states with the highest levels if Influenza Like...
January 17, 2013 - 8:38pm
January 10, 2013
CNA certification in Two Harbors
On the heels of a new program offering welding and millwright certification in the county, local residents will soon be able to earn a certified...
January 10, 2013 - 5:01pm
December 20, 2012
North Shore students learn heart smarts
Last Thursday, fifth and sixth graders at North Shore Community School in Duluth Township dissected deer hearts as part of a unit on cardiovascular...
December 20, 2012 - 3:06pm
September 28, 2012
New Rx ATM at Lake View
Right on the heels of its new urgent care unit, Lake View Memorial Hospital in Two Harbors has installed an automatic pill dispenser for patients...
September 28, 2012 - 1:13pm
September 6, 2012
Just Kids Dental
Children in need of preventative dental care have a champion in Lake County. Six years ago, Stacey Anderson, a registered dental hygienist, started...
September 6, 2012 - 1:58pm
August 9, 2012
Boil order for Two Harbors residents' water supply lifted
A boil order in effect for some residents of Two Harbors has been lifted. The city of Two Harbors announced the boil order Wednesday afternoon as a precaution because of low water pressure. It included all properties south of and including 16th Avenue east of the railroad tracks...
August 9, 2012 - 12:56pm
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