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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
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
May 25, 2012
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources report
Two Harbors Dan Thomasen of Two Harbors responded to a wolf depredation incident in which a wolf attempted to carry off a pot-bellied pig. The squealing of the pig and quick response of the owner caused the wolf to drop the pig and retreat into the forest. The pig should make a full...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
Your shot: Bear on deck
May 18, 2012 - 12:58pm
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
March 13, 2012
Pet of the Week for March 13, 2012
ACHILLES is a 1-year-old spaniel mix male dog available for adoption through Animal Allies Humane Society. Achilles came from Bemidji with a...
March 13, 2012 - 9:00am
January 31, 2012
Replacement sled dog race under way in Cook County
What do you do when Minnesota's best-known sled dog race is derailed because Mother Nature doesn't hold up her end of the bargain? You improvise. Undeterred...
January 31, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
Two Harbors woman pleads not guilty to poaching trophy bucks
Two Harbors resident Valery Vawn Wright has pleaded not guilty in 6th Judicial District Court in Lake County to charges that she illegally shot and killed two trophy bucks near the Lake View National Golf Course. Wright is charged with a gross misdemeanor of unlawful transportation...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 23, 2012
Canceled Beargrease opens door for revival of another sled-dog race
Several Cook County organizations have come together to host a local sled dog race to replace the canceled John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. The...
January 23, 2012 - 1:07pm
January 22, 2012
Ely bear featured on Webcam gives birth to at least 2 cubs (with videos)
Jewel, a 3-year-old bear whose den near Ely has been under video surveillance this winter, gave birth to at least two cubs this morning. Lynn...
January 22, 2012 - 3:04pm
January 19, 2012
Police respond to late-night call from Superior shelter, find puppy chewing alarm wires (with video)
Lake County Sheriff's Deputy Adam Borchert collared a juvenile delinquent on Wednesday. Then he brought the offender home, with a bag of kibble. Borchert...
January 19, 2012 - 4:45am
November 3, 2011
Numbers looking good for Minnesota deer opener
Minnesota's deer population and hunter harvest are in a sort of "sweet spot" heading into Saturday's firearm deer hunting opener, meaning if...
November 3, 2011 - 6:35am
October 21, 2011
Group teams with Forest Service to save threatened historic station
The Northern Research Station is now working with the Northern Bedrock Conservation Corps and the State Historic Preservation Office to develop a use of the Kawishiwi Field Laboratory site in Lake County off Highway 1 east of Ely. The Northern Bedrock Conservation Corps expects to...
October 21, 2011 - 1:51pm
October 20, 2011
Success rate up in Minnesota moose hunt
Minnesota moose hunters killed 54 moose in the state's annual hunt, which ended Sunday. A total of 94 parties took part in the two-week hunt...
October 20, 2011 - 12:00am
October 4, 2011
Eh? Scenic Railroad named a 'Fabulous' ride
You don't have to go far if you're looking for one of the best ways to view the fall colors. CNN Travel has named the North Shore Scenic Railroad one of the "five fabulous foliage rides" in the country, placing it alongside train rides in New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio and Washington. The...
October 4, 2011 - 12:00am
September 29, 2011
U.S. wolf-trapping program to end
A popular federal program that for 33 years has quietly trapped and killed thousands of wolves in northern Minnesota will become extinct after Friday. The wolves were targeted near where livestock and pets had been killed. And almost everyone who knew about the program -- farmers,...
September 29, 2011 - 12:00am