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Silver Bay Council revisits fire truck
Home repair loans, grants available
Sisters compete for spelling crown
Council swears in new members, reimburses CN
Fire department equipment damaged during fire
Bayside Chatter: Storm teams suffer a loss each
Injuries mounting for undefeated Two Harbors girls
Agates pressure too much for Vikings
Two Harbors falls in tournament finals
Agates race at Proctor-Hermantown Invitational
baseball and softball
Editorial: County passes on chance to show fiscal responsibility
Climate Column: Produce and plastics and what they have in common
Judge's View: Follow common sense rules when behind the wheel
On Faith: The modern day widows of Nain
Belief Matters: The meaning of words
ROGER A. BJORK
JOHN E. HARJU
Violence prevention training offered
Humane society donation
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April 25, 2013
Silver Bay City Council highlights
All councilors, Mayor Joanne Johnson and City Administrator Lana Fralich were present at the April 15 Silver Bay city council meeting. Letters were received from the Silver Bay Library trustees to thank the city for its ongoing support and recent contributions to improvements to...
April 25, 2013 - 2:06pm
DECA and Rock Solid get send off, new Two Harbors ordinance under consideration
Mayor Randy Bolen proclaimed April 22 DECA and Robotics Day in Two Harbors in honor of the two teams' outstanding achievements. This week, both...
April 25, 2013 - 1:55pm
April 12, 2013
Nolan meets with officials and vows continued support to the Arrowhead
During a visit to the Arrowhead that included stops at local cafes on the North Shore, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan took a ride around town with Two...
April 12, 2013 - 11:46am
Nolan meets the public at Judy's Cafe
Congressman Rick Nolan brought his constituent stump speech to Two Harbors last week, telling Lake Countians on Friday about the changes he's...
April 12, 2013 - 11:33am
April 5, 2013
Shopping for wind turbines and bridges commences in Silver Bay
The City of Silver Bay met Monday night and made quick work of its agenda. In less than fifteen minutes the council members had approved the minutes of the last meeting, paid the bills, made all necessary decisions and were back in their cars headed home. All councilors, Mayor Joanne...
April 5, 2013 - 3:44pm
February 28, 2013
Franken visits Two Harbors
Headquartered in an unassuming single-story structure set back from the road, Granite Gear gives little impression that its products travel the...
February 28, 2013 - 1:28pm
February 7, 2013
Senate poised to vote on VAWA: News analysis
At the end of last week it, was announced that the Violence Against Women Act, federal legislation to fund programs and services for victims of domestic and sexual violence, including many in Minnesota, had 60 co-sponsors, enough to prevent a filibuster in the Senate. Democrats in...
February 7, 2013 - 1:34pm
January 30, 2013
Betty's Pies chosen for Klobuchar open house
"We must have a pie. Stress cannot exist in the presence of a pie."~ David Mamet After over a year of hard campaigning, a decided win, but many...
January 30, 2013 - 1:22pm
Two Harbors City Council highlights
The City of Two Harbors has been awarded a $300,000 grant from the Iron Range Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board toward the completion of a new fixed-base operation hangar at the Richard Helgeson Airport . The budget for the project is estimated at $800,000. The Minnesota...
January 30, 2013 - 11:47am
January 10, 2013
Bolen and Johnson take oaths
Wearing a suit jacket, jeans and a Minnesota Vikings jersey, Randy Bolen was sworn into office and began his second term as mayor of the city of Two Harbors Saturday evening. About 40 people attended (including one audience member in a Green Bay Packers jersey), filling the chairs...
January 10, 2013 - 5:14pm
December 27, 2012
Silver Bay Council says goodbye to Mayor Johnson and hello to...Mayor Johnson.
Mayor Scott Johnson presided over his last city council meeting in Silver Bay Monday night. At the end of the formal meeting and before chocolate...
December 27, 2012 - 12:37pm
December 13, 2012
The Squeaker: Two Harbors native endures town's electoral drama
Lake County native Larry Sorenson recently ran for re-election to the City Council of Albertville, Minn. It cost him the usual campaign expenses...
December 13, 2012 - 5:25pm
Feud among neighbors boils over during council meeting
A dispute among neighbors was brought in front of the Two Harbors City Council on Monday night during the 5 p.m. finance meeting. Michael VanHorn and his wife Angie appeared before the council with evidence of what they called transgressions by their neighbors on their property. VanHorn...
December 13, 2012 - 5:22pm
November 1, 2012
Remembering Wellstone: On anniversary of tragedy, late senators' son invokes his legacy
Ten years ago, just 12 days before the 2002 election for which he was running for a third term, a plane crash claimed the life of U.S. Sen. Paul Wellstone, his wife Sheila, their daughter Marcia Wellstone Markuson, and campaign staffers Tom Lapic, Mary McEvoy, and Will McLaughlin....
November 1, 2012 - 1:34pm
October 18, 2012
Voter ID on the ballot
Minnesota voters will be faced with two questions in November that could result in amendments to the state constitution. One issue has to do...
October 18, 2012 - 3:29pm