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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
August 12, 2016
Brimson receives new fire truck
For a small, 14-member volunteer fire department, $100,000 is a giant sum of money. That's the estimated price tag a new water tender truck for...
August 12, 2016 - 4:00am
May 20, 2016
Hugo's in Brimson to get new owners
Hugo's Bar in Brimson will change ownership June 1 with the plan for it to remain a cornerstone of activity in the rural community. The combination...
May 20, 2016 - 4:00am
September 4, 2015
"What a grand occasion!" Brimson fire department replaces long gone sign
Brimson volunteer firefighter Michael Unger was a little perplexed when he stumbled across a St. Urho's Day festival in the Rio Grande Valley...
September 4, 2015 - 11:04am
August 27, 2015
Guest Commentary: Checking the Farm
I was asked to check the electrical power after an outage alarm transmitted an automated trouble report by telephone to a relative in a distant city. These days, I happen to be closest to the idle farm. I pull up to the newly installed gate guarding the farm buildings, empty parking...
August 27, 2015 - 11:22pm
August 21, 2015
Many show their sisu in Brimson
Sisu is a Finnish word with many different definitions, but a similar description. Sisu is associated with endurance, resilience, determination,...
August 21, 2015 - 8:42am
June 12, 2015
Take a 'Sentimental Journey' with a Northwood's Sensation
Learning 45 new songs in two weeks is no easy task, but the Northwood's boys did just that in order to prepare for their 1950s Sock Hop at Hugo's...
community/arts and entertainment
June 12, 2015 - 11:06am
March 6, 2015
Fishing contest winners
More than 85 fishermen participated in the Brimson Sportsmens Club fishing contest on Feb. 19. Kid winners in the contest included Alden Beck,...
March 6, 2015 - 2:24pm
January 30, 2015
Hugo turns 93
Visiting with Hugo Hellman is like getting a brief history of the past century. His parents were quintessential Scandinavian immigrants...
January 30, 2015 - 2:12pm
December 9, 2014
Breakfast for Champions speech: "The good ol' days"
From Rich Sve Chair, Lake County Board of Commissioners I recently was speaking with one of my constituents, and she used the term "back in the good ol' days." Later while I was mulling over our discussion, I began to reflect on all the stories I had heard from my great grandmother. My...
December 9, 2014 - 10:29am
December 3, 2014
Hugo’s big buck winners announced
The Big Buck contest at Hugo’s Bar wrapped up with the end of firearms deer season on Sunday. John Bistodeau took first place with his 222.2-pound...
December 3, 2014 - 2:37pm
October 24, 2014
Buck contest unites
The Big Buck Contest in Brimson is more than just a contest to see who bagged the biggest deer each year. For many hunters, it's a family tradition. Aaron...
October 24, 2014 - 3:20pm
June 20, 2014
A day of fun is on the house at Camp House
Just outside of Brimson, kids have been spending their summers swimming, paddling and making life-long memories for decades. Camp House has been...
June 20, 2014 - 3:29pm
June 5, 2014
Brimson community rallies around fire victim
At about 11 p.m. on April 28, Julie Amidon was already down for the night in her little house near Brimson when she heard a small popping noise...
June 5, 2014 - 3:13pm
May 23, 2014
Reppe, community ‘touchstone,’ turns 90
Tucked into the woods northwest of Two Harbors, nearly an hour from town, sits a small white church dwarfed by the tall white pines surrounding...
May 23, 2014 - 3:37pm
May 2, 2014
Hugo’s Prom: THE Northwoods soirée
The fancy and the funky headed to Brimson last weekend for Hugo’s third annual prom. Owners Jody and Gary Hepola reported that about 100 people...
May 2, 2014 - 1:44pm