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Lake County News Chronicle
Silver Bay Council makes progress during negotiations
Two Harbors Police Report: Dec. 9
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Dec. 9
HDC takes up residence at Lake View Hospital
Committee hears refined dock project option
Bayside Chatter: Storm boys win two, lose one
Two Harbors falls in opener
Agate girls start strong
Mariners fall to Duluth Marshall
Bayside Chatter: Rebels swept away by Storm
baseball and softball
Belief Matters: Everyone celebrates Christmas differently
Veteran Service Officer Briefing: December gives us many holidays, days to remember
Letter: Promised no assessment by outgoing mayor
On Faith: As we grow our hope shifts
Legal Learning: The election was rigged
Mary Manley (Tamblyn)
JANIS M. THOMPSON
WILLIAM ALLEN COX
RICHARD E. "OZZIE" CARLSON
MAGEN JEAN SCHNEIDER
Julebyen draws a crowd
Beargrease holds fundraiser
Lake County Past: Dec.9
Nutcracker features Knife River girl
North Shore Library News: Dec. 2
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Dec. 9
DNR Report: Dec. 2
Local trails to be included in national trail network
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter's majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota's backcountry
DNR Report: Nov. 25
Legals: Dec. 2
Legals: Nov. 25
Legals: Nov. 18
Legals: Nov. 11
Legals: Oct. 28
September 21, 2012
Man lost and found in Lake Co. woods
Members of the Lake County Sheriff's Rescue Squad responded to a call last Tuesday evening and two hours later carried John Koepsell out of the woods. Koepsell was dehydrated and hypothermic, but safe after being lost in the woods for four days without food and water. The 48 year...
September 21, 2012 - 12:24pm
August 2, 2012
Youth Have Until August 17 to Apply for Special Deer Hunt Permit
The Department of Natural Resources has announced that Minnesota youth ages 12-15 have until Friday, August 17, to apply to participate in special youth deer hunts in October. According to Mike Kurre, mentoring program coordinator for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources,...
August 2, 2012 - 5:18pm
May 26, 2012
Two Minnesota wolf hunts planned
Minnesota will see two wolf seasons this fall, not just one. In its first hunt since assuming wolf management from the federal government, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has proposed an early wolf hunting season that would coincide with the state's firearms deer season,...
May 26, 2012 - 2:09pm
April 8, 2012
Minnesota panels recommend moderate increases in deer herd
Panels meeting in Tower and Floodwood this past week suggested mostly moderate increases in deer population goals for most deer permit areas in those regions, said Jeff Lightfoot, regional wildlife manager with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in Grand Rapids. The meetings,...
April 8, 2012 - 9:00am
September 29, 2011
Hunting wrap: Seasons underway; moose hunt starts soon
Bear hunt Minnesota's bear harvest stood at 1,732 bears as of last week, a little more than two weeks into the season, said Dave Garshelis, leader of Minnesota's bear project for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. About 82 percent of the bear harvest typically occurs...
September 29, 2011 - 8:00am
August 25, 2011
MN hunting seasons start soon
Minnesota's dove, rail and snipe seasons - the first small game hunting seasons of the fall - will open Thursday. The state's sandhill crane and early goose seasons open Sept. 3, followed by the small game and archery deer seasons Sept. 17. The duck season opens Sept. 24, the pheasant...
August 25, 2011 - 8:00am
DNR report: Aug. 26
Dan Thomasen (Two Harbors) presented a 50-year service award to a volunteer firearm safety instructor. Annual fall training was attended, which focused on firearms and defensive tactics. Bear baiting activity is going strong with many hunters reporting strong bear activity. Boating...
August 25, 2011 - 8:00am
August 18, 2011
DNR report: Aug. 19
North Mark Fredin (Aurora) received a call of a dead radio collared wolf on the side of the road that turned out to be a dog with a shock collar. Worked invasives/aquatic detail on the Ash River, and worked boating enforcement on Lake Kabetogama. Bear baits have been checked in the...
August 18, 2011 - 8:00am
August 4, 2011
Changes coming to fall deer hunt
Many Northeastern Minnesota deer management units for 2011 now fall under a new "hunter choice" designation, meaning that hunters can take either a buck or an antlerless deer without applying through a lottery process. That provision is among changes for the 2011 deer season announced...
August 4, 2011 - 8:00am
April 21, 2011
DNR forced to seek money in license fees
At a recent meeting of the Izaak Walton League in Duluth, Department of Natural Resources employees stood before a room full of hunters and anglers with a simple message: We need more money. Local fisheries supervisors Deserae Hendrickson and Don Schreiner were there. So was Rich...
April 21, 2011 - 10:33am
March 10, 2011
Wolves elusive, not foreign in city
What was thought of as a wolf invasion near Agate Bay in Two Harbors last week was likely a group of coyotes. Eyewitnesses took pictures of...
March 10, 2011 - 8:25am
February 3, 2011
DNR report: Feb. 4
Reports filed Sunday by conservation officers for the Minnesota DNR. Dan Thomasen (Two Harbors) worked area snowmobile trails and noted that more riders from out of the area are finally starting to show up. The numbers of shore anglers along Lake Superior is starting to increase...
February 3, 2011 - 10:41am
January 27, 2011
Deer harvest climbs 8 percent
Ideal hunting weather during the opening weekend of Minnesota's firearms deer season helped hunters harvest 207,000 deer during the 2010 season, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. It's an 8-percent increase from the 2009 harvest of 194,186 and the 13th largest...
January 27, 2011 - 8:13am
January 20, 2011
Debate looms in St. Paul on outdoors permits
Minnesotans love their fishing and hunting. The state ranks first nationally with 32 percent of its residents participating in the sports, according to the Fish and Wildlife Service. But the state's Game and Fish Fund, used to pay for fisheries and wildlife management, is dwindling,...
January 20, 2011 - 10:39am
DNR report: Jan. 21
Reports filed Sunday by conservation officers for the Minnesota DNR. Dan Thomasen (Two Harbors) worked the winter trout opener in the Cook County area with several other officers. Deep snow, slush, and cold did not deter anglers from coming out. Violations found over the weekend...
January 20, 2011 - 8:10am