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Lake County News Chronicle
Lingering effects of mining downturn reflected in latest unemployment rate
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Aug. 26
Two Harbors Police Report: Aug. 26
Radio Activity: Archivist's ambitious undertaking
MnDOT presents plan for bike route through Lake County
Experienced volleyball squad returns for Mariners
Swim team looks to rebuild after graduation losses
Offense is key to Agates' success
Experience not lacking for Two Harbors football
Bayside Chatter: Mariners look to rebuild after losing seven starters
baseball and softball
Letter: A life-changing volunteer opportunity
Legal Learning: Age discrimination illegal, but still present
On Faith: Making time for the Sabbath day
Judge's View: Smartphones can lead to dumb acts behind the wheel
Ask a Trooper: Minimum size for a steering wheel
ROBERT (Freeman) BENGTSSON
BRUCE A. ESKOLA
MARY (CHAUNCY) OPSAHL
A Lake County weekend busy with events
North Shore Library News: Aug. 26
Lake County Past: Aug. 26
North Shore Library News: Aug. 19
Lake County Past: Aug. 19
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Aug. 26
Minnesota wolf population stable
DNR Report: Aug. 19
DNR Report: Aug. 12
Minnesota's high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Legals: Aug. 19
Legals: Aug. 12
Legals: Aug. 5
Legals: July 29
Legals: July 22
July 24, 2015
Lost game warden history found
As part of National Law Enforcement Memorial Week in May, conservation officers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources placed wreaths...
July 24, 2015 - 2:50pm
DNR Report: July 24
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports he was invited to the Nett Lake and Bois Forte language immersion camp near Ely. He discussed water safety, invasive species and the role of the Minnesota DNR in the protection of natural resources with...
July 24, 2015 - 12:29pm
July 17, 2015
DNR Report: July 17
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) and other first responders from St. Louis and Lake counties responded to an emergency call inside the Boundary Water Canoe Area Wilderness involving a canoeist who was trapped in his mangled canoe inside...
July 17, 2015 - 2:17pm
July 10, 2015
DNR Report: July 10
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports the Independence Day holiday was extremely busy and the weekend was spent focusing on areas with high activity in the Ely area. Officer Williams also assisted neighboring Officers on Lake Vermilion. Violations...
July 10, 2015 - 12:37pm
July 3, 2015
Herbicide applications to help reforestation in Two Harbors area
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will begin herbicide applications on select state lands in the Two Harbors area as a way to improve reforestation efforts. Applications will begin around July 15 and continue through approximately September 15 to 138 acres. Herbicides...
July 3, 2015 - 11:30am
DNR Report: July 3
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) focused patrol on boat and water enforcement over the weekend as a part of Operation Dry Water. Activity was very high and compliance was good overall.
July 3, 2015 - 11:25am
June 26, 2015
DNR Report: June 26
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports angling activity had stepped up with good reports from several groups. ATV activity was high with the recent warmer weather and a good compliance rate was found. Violations included: angle without license...
June 26, 2015 - 2:12pm
June 19, 2015
Volunteers needed for DNR loon survey
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking volunteers to help monitor the loon population in Lake and Cook counties in northeastern Minnesota. For the past 20 years, with the assistance of hundreds of volunteer observers, the DNR has gathered information about common...
June 19, 2015 - 1:31am
DNR Report: June 19
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) worked with other area officers on the Canadian border performing compliance and aquatic invasive species checks. Overall compliance was good with the majority of violations being AIS related. Violations included:...
June 19, 2015 - 1:28am
June 18, 2015
DNR Report: June 12
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) assisted the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and an APHIS wildlife biologist with several wildlife complaints inside the town of Ely. Officer Williams also patrolled motor portions of the BWCA with Conservation...
June 18, 2015 - 1:24pm
June 5, 2015
DNR Report: June 5
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports nuisance bear reports have significantly increased in the past week, both in the Ely area and inside the BWCAW. Williams has been asking residents to be vigilant about properly disposing of garbage,...
June 5, 2015 - 4:13pm
May 29, 2015
DNR Report: May 29
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) spent the Memorial Day weekend doing ATV and boating enforcement in and around the Ely area. The lakes and trails were very busy with heavy use in most areas checked. The violation rate was found to be low,...
May 29, 2015 - 11:51am
May 22, 2015
DNR Report: May 22
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports water levels in the Ely area have risen considerably after a week of extremely rainy weather. In spite of the on and off rain and cooler weather, ATV activity stepped up in the city. Violations included...
May 22, 2015 - 1:19pm
May 14, 2015
DNR lifts burning restrictions in much of Minnesota
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is lifting burning restrictions today in Lake County and numerous other Minnesota counties due to decreased fire danger because of precipitation and green-up. This means burning permits will be available for burning of vegetative materials. Up-to-date...
May 14, 2015 - 2:05pm
May 8, 2015
DNR Report: May 8
The DNR was kept busy over the past week with fisherman, wildfires and poachers.
May 8, 2015 - 2:33pm