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Lake County News Chronicle
Two Harbors Council moves forward with CIP
Commission urges action on toxic flame retardant in Great Lakes region
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Dec. 2
Grant to allow students Internet access on buses
Two Harbors Police Report: Dec. 2
Mariners fall to Duluth Marshall
Bayside Chatter: Rebels swept away by Storm
Agate senior selected for Minnesota football all-star game
Bayside Chatter: Storm girls tally a win, loss and tie
Despite nerves, Overby goes to state
baseball and softball
Letter: Thank you Segog for Christmas spirit
On Faith: Advent is a time of reflection and prayer
Ask a Trooper: Drive with clean windows this winter
Climate Column: The voice of our youth
Starwatch: December is great for moon fans
JANIS M. THOMPSON
WILLIAM ALLEN COX
RICHARD E. "OZZIE" CARLSON
Mary Manley (Tamblyn)
MAGEN JEAN SCHNEIDER
North Shore Library News: Dec. 2
Two Harbors pianists compete in contest
Lake County Past: Dec. 2
Julebyen expands for fourth year
Shop Local Contest returns again
arts and entertainment
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
DNR Report: Nov. 18
Legals: Dec. 2
Legals: Nov. 25
Legals: Nov. 18
Legals: Nov. 11
Legals: Oct. 28
December 2, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Drive with clean windows this winter
Q: I noticed a car the other day with the windows so frosted up that the driver had to roll down a window to check for cars coming from the side. What is the law on frosted windows and snow on a vehicle when it is being driven? A: There is a law in Minnesota that says no person shall...
December 2, 2016 - 4:00am
November 25, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Why no law requiring headlights on always
Q: Often I have noticed cars that can't be seen because they do not have lights turned on making them invisible. It is my understanding that when over 40 years ago Sweden made it illegal to have a car's motor running without the lights on, car accidents dropped by 30 percent. If something...
November 25, 2016 - 4:00am
November 18, 2016
Ask a Trooper: I hit a deer. Now what?
Q: What is the procedure if I hit a deer with my vehicle. Am I allowed to keep it?
November 18, 2016 - 4:00am
November 10, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Difference between careless and reckless driving
Q: What is the difference between careless or reckless driving? What about "exhibition driving?" A: In general, the difference between reckless and careless is that "reckless" is generally "intentional" or the driver "should know" that the driving behavior could injure or kill someone....
November 10, 2016 - 4:00am
November 2, 2016
Rescuer from Highway 61 accident 20 years ago identified
Marc Davey knew the accident was coming before it happened. "When she came into that corner I was coming straight at her, and I could see she...
November 2, 2016 - 5:55pm
October 31, 2016
Twenty years after North Shore crash, woman hopes to say thanks to mystery good Samaritan
Twenty years after a passer-by pulled her out of her mangled car, Judith Hazen hopes for a chance to thank him. “We want to get the word out...
October 31, 2016 - 1:06pm
October 28, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Pedestrians crossing the street
Q: Is a pedestrian standing curbside considered a "crossing pedestrian" if they are giving all indications they are planning to cross? Are motorists required to stop for such a curbside pedestrian if they can do safely? A: Motorists and pedestrians should watch out for one another....
October 28, 2016 - 4:00am
October 25, 2016
Semitrailer strikes overpass, loses load in Cook County
A semi hauling an excavator on a flatbed trailer struck a railroad bridge overpass on State Highway 61 in Cook County on Monday, causing the excavator to break away and slide across the roadway into the opposite ditch. A Jeep heading north swerved to avoid the southbound wreck and...
October 25, 2016 - 1:16pm
October 21, 2016
Van rolls in ditch along Highway 61 Expressway
No one was injured when a large passenger van drove into a ditch along the Highway 61 Expressway between Duluth and Two Harbors and rolled over...
October 21, 2016 - 7:43pm
Ask a Trooper: Do I need both side mirrors on my vehicle?
Q: Do I need to have a mirror on the outside passenger side of the door on my pickup truck? It has one on the driver's side and a rear view on the windshield.
October 21, 2016 - 4:00am
October 14, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Funeral procession protocol
Q: What is the law concerning funeral processions? What am I supposed to do when I encounter one?
October 14, 2016 - 9:57am
October 7, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Guidelines for turning left on green light
Q: Can you talk about making a left turn at an intersection when you have a green light? Can I enter into the intersection while waiting for a break in traffic? A: According to the Minnesota driver's manual, the following are guidelines to follow when making a left turn:
October 7, 2016 - 4:00am
September 30, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Use of center turn lane
Q: As a bus driver, I have witnessed several drivers using the center turn lanes on two and four lane roads as merge lanes. While entering the roadway the driver will get across the closest lane of traffic and then travel down the center turn lane until merging into traffic in the...
September 30, 2016 - 4:00am
September 23, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Selling a vehicle without a visible VIN
Q: I am looking to sell a 1955 Ford truck. I noticed the other day that the vehicle identification number plate is missing from the glovebox door (the rivet holes are still there). It must have been lost by the body shop that painted the truck about 15 years ago and is now out of...
September 23, 2016 - 4:00am
August 26, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Minimum size for a steering wheel
Q: Is there a minimum size that a steering wheel in a vehicle has to be? I noticed a car that had a very small aftermarket steering wheel and was curious what the law says about that. What about the law of having a steering wheel knob attached to the steering wheel?
August 26, 2016 - 4:00am