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September 1, 2017
Demolition crews continued to work this morning to reopen Minnesota Highway 61 near Taconite Harbor after a truck struck and damaged a bridge across the highway. (Minnesota Department of Transportation photo)
Update: Highway 61 reopened
September 1, 2017 - 10:23am
Hikers attempt to cross the Split Rock River on the Superior Hiking Trail. A capital campaign is underway to raise money to build a bridge over the river for hikers to use. (Photo courtesy of the Superior Hiking Trail Association)
SHTA raising money for Split Rock River bridge
September 1, 2017 - 4:00am
North Shore communities to rally against racism
September 1, 2017 - 4:00am
August 31, 2017
Damage to a steel beam is visible on the underside of a railroad bridge across Minnesota Highway 61 near Taconite Harbor on Thursday after it was hit by a truck. (Minnesota Department of Transportation photo)
Crews racing to remove damaged bridge, reopen Highway 61 on North Shore
August 31, 2017 - 6:46pm
August 25, 2017
County Board approves bike trail contracts
August 25, 2017 - 4:00am
August 18, 2017
As part of the Living Building Challenge, Wolf Ridge must deter 90 percent of construction waste from entering a landfill. Items, such as cabinets, sinks, windows and doors were donated to various organizations and people for reuse. (Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center photo)
Living Building Challenge lives up to name
August 18, 2017 - 4:00am
August 11, 2017
County works out septic system settlement
August 11, 2017 - 4:00am
August 4, 2017
County receives estimate from insurer
August 4, 2017 - 4:00am
July 28, 2017
County approves contract to share highway engineer
July 28, 2017 - 4:00am
July 21, 2017
There are several spots along the Knife River Hiking Trail where hikers can go down to the Knife River and take pictures, fish or just sit and listen to the sounds of the river. (News-Chronicle photo by Adelle Whitefoot)
Knife River's hidden gem
July 21, 2017 - 4:00am
July 14, 2017
USDA offers home loans and grants
July 14, 2017 - 4:00am
Rep. Rick Nolan (third from left) met with Lake County commissioners on July 8 to talk about a variety of issues facing the county, such as the sale of Lake Connections and funding for Lake County Ambulance Service. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Nolan meets with County Board
July 14, 2017 - 4:00am
County Board hears about public health hazard
July 14, 2017 - 4:00am
July 7, 2017
The John Pine house at the Finland Heritage Site on Little Marais Road recently received a grant to help organize and define items in the collection that are for preservation and those that are for public use. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Grant to help organize collection at Finland Heritage Site
July 7, 2017 - 4:00am
Agencies partner for ATV trail improvement
July 7, 2017 - 4:00am