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Lake County News Chronicle
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Oct. 20
Two Harbors Police Report: Oct. 20
Public input sought on waterfront redevelopment
Community invited to hearings on sidewalk assessments, charter changes
Grants available to prevent wolf depredation
Volleyball: Mariners lose to Ely, NE Range
Swimming: Larson clinches two firsts at North-South meet
Football: Agates rout Eveleth-Gilbert
Football: Silver Bay runs over Northeast Range
Soccer: Agates' season ends in loss to Esko
baseball and softball
Your Legal Rights: Reporting abuse of vulnerable adults
Legal Learning: Sentencing guidelines limit judge's discretion
On Faith: Faith in real life, hope in action
Letter: USFS environmental impact statement is essential
Ask a Trooper: Registering for a disability certificate or plates
Kenneth C. Larson
Robert Frank Olson
Vicky Lynn Johnson
Mabel S. Hoseth
Joanne E. Sansom
Lake County Past: Oct. 20
North Shore Library News: Oct. 20
Community luncheon for diabetes patients and caretakers
Town hall meeting to combat mental illness stigma
North Shore Library News: Oct. 13
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Oct. 20
DNR Report: Oct. 13
DNR Report: Oct. 6
DNR Report: Sept. 29
Hunter has harrowing encounter with wolves near Isabella
September 9, 2016
DNR Report: Sept. 9
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports fewer bear baits and bear hunters were seen over the opening day and weekend compared to past years. The bear hunters contacted reported their baits being visited by bears, but most hunters reported having...
September 9, 2016 - 4:00am
September 2, 2016
DNR Report: Sept. 2
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports the majority of his focus has been bear bait enforcement, as the number of registered baits in the Ely area has doubled in the last week. More baits showed recent bear activity compared to earlier in the...
September 2, 2016 - 4:00am
August 26, 2016
DNR Report: Aug. 26
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports several nuisance bear reports were taken over the week as berries and other natural food sources have become scarce and bird feeders and apple trees become too tempting. One of the reports was of a bear...
August 26, 2016 - 4:00am
August 23, 2016
Minnesota wolf population stable
ST. PAUL — Minnesota had an estimated 2,278 wolves last winter, up just a tick from the year before, according to survey results released Monday by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The winter survey estimate showed several more wolf packs across the wolf range —...
August 23, 2016 - 12:44pm
August 19, 2016
DNR Report: Aug. 19
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports fishing pressure was much higher over the week on most of the popular angling lakes around Ely. Fortunately success was very good, with most anglers reporting good amounts of both walleyes and crappies...
August 19, 2016 - 4:00am
August 12, 2016
DNR Report: Aug. 12
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports another busy recreational boating week, although many anglers were checked they were outnumbered by canoes and kayaks. Angling success was very low over the weekend with most anglers reporting very little...
August 12, 2016 - 4:00am
August 5, 2016
DNR Report: Aug. 5
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Anthony Bermel (Babbitt) worked a very busy week of primarily watercraft and angling enforcement. One individual encountered had accumulated an over limit of bass from a local lake. When asked about the number of fish he and his...
August 5, 2016 - 4:00am
July 29, 2016
DNR Report: July 29
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Anthony Bermel (Babbitt) instructed at the Conservation Officer Academy on small and big game laws and night hunting. A bad storm brought many trees down, and portages in the Boundary Water Canoe Area Wilderness will likely take...
July 29, 2016 - 4:00am
July 22, 2016
DNR Report: July 22
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports fishing pressure was low again, with most anglers finding better success with walleyes and crappies. Much more ATV use around Ely was seen and overall the compliance rate was high. Violations included...
July 22, 2016 - 4:00am
July 15, 2016
DNR Report: July 15
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports recreational boating traffic dropped off steeply after the long Independence Day weekend, and between storms most lakes were full of anglers. Angling success was good overall with the best success reported...
July 15, 2016 - 4:00am
July 8, 2016
DNR Report: July 8
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports as always the Independence Day weekend meant packed lakes and trails in the Ely area. Angling pressure was low compared to the hundreds of recreational boaters on the water. Violations included angling...
July 8, 2016 - 4:00am
July 1, 2016
DNR Question of the Week: July 1
Q: What are some tips for successfully releasing fish? A: The most important thing to remember about how to release fish without injuring them is to be prepared. Have the necessary equipment readily available: needle-nose pliers, forceps, line clipper, a soft mesh or coated landing...
July 1, 2016 - 4:00am
DNR Report: July 1
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports he did an extended patrol of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in the Moose River area. Although strong winds and thunderstorms meant fewer people traveling and camping, angling success was very...
July 1, 2016 - 4:00am
June 24, 2016
DNR Report: June 24
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) patrolled some of his more remote fishing lakes outside of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Fishing pressure was high, although most anglers reported poor success after warmer weather arrived. Violations...
June 24, 2016 - 4:00am
June 17, 2016
DNR Report: June 17
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) and Officer Anthony Bermel assisted Officer Marty Stage in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness after receiving a report of a person carrying around a deer fawn. The person was later found in the city of...
June 17, 2016 - 4:00am