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Lake County News Chronicle
New pastor enjoys 'diverse' congregation
Lake County Past
County sets bond sale
Curling cuts across the generations
'Go for it': On Valentine's Day, Northland couple will celebrate first anniversary at age 81
DNR Report: Feb. 16
Mariners' range downs Agates
Two Harbors Curling Club League Results: Feb. 8
Scoreboard: Feb. 16
Dwyer shines in Storm playoff loss
baseball and softball
February's darkest skies are upon us
Slices of Life: Name changer
'Treatment court' coming to Lake County
Slices of Life: Wee morning worries
Ask a Trooper: Why State Patrol squads are maroon
Wilmer G. Miller
Lester L. Mattson
Monica Alice Johnson
Goldie Doris Jacobson
Barbara Johnson Geller
North Shore Library News
Lake County Past: Feb. 11
Two Harbors pianists perform in 'Monster Concert'
Lake County Past: Feb. 6
North Shore Library News: Feb. 9
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Feb. 16
DNR Report: Feb. 9
Experience Split Rock, Gooseberry Falls by candlelight
North Country National Trail progress stalled
DNR Report: Feb. 2
Mike and Diane Holbeck
Gordon & Janice Klein
County sets bond sale
The Lake County Board of Commissioners has approved a pair of resolutions related to a general obligation bond sale for nearly $4.7 million to settle its account with MP NexLevel, a contractor in the construction of county's broadband project Lake Connections. The county owes MP NexLevel...
7 hours 39 min ago
December 28, 2017
Lake County, Rohl argue over mechanics lien
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is part two of a two-part series regarding motions made by Lake County and Rohl Networks at a hearing Monday, Dec. 18. Part one was published Dec. 22.
December 28, 2017 - 12:42pm
December 22, 2017
Lake County motions for new trial
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is part one of a two-part series regarding motions made by Lake County and Rohl Networks at a hearing on Monday, Dec. 18. The News-Chronicle will have the second story next week.
December 22, 2017 - 5:43am
December 15, 2017
County makes lump sum payment on settlement
The Lake County Board of Commissioners approved a $40,000 lump sum payment to fulfill the remaining balance of its settlement agreement with Compass Consultants Inc. during its meeting Tuesday, Dec. 12, in Two Harbors.
December 15, 2017 - 6:15am
November 2, 2017
Broadband trial continues
After three days of testimony in a civil trial between Lake County and Rohl Networks, LP, five witnesses have taken the stand and the plaintiff...
November 2, 2017 - 6:56pm
September 8, 2017
Lake Connections outage traced to AT&T cell tower
Lake Connections, Verizon and AT&T customers in the Two Harbors area experienced an outage Tuesday morning due to an issue involving an AT&T...
September 8, 2017 - 4:00am
September 1, 2017
Two Harbors business acquires music tech firm
Recently, Audiofile, a digital music application developer founded in the Twin Cities, was acquired by Lake County-based business Krekeltronics...
September 1, 2017 - 4:00am
July 28, 2017
Guest Commentary: Lake County's courage to expand broadband deserves recognition
Hope is the engine that powers change. Hope inspires communities to imagine a vibrant future for themselves and the generations to come. Lake County leaders' foresight, and ultimate decision, to strengthen their community by expanding high-speed Internet (broadband) access was grounded...
July 28, 2017 - 4:00am
July 21, 2017
Guest Commentary: Lake Connections a failed broadband effort
In 2012, workers strung fiber optic cable in Two Harbors as part of Lake County's Lake Connections broadband internet project. Today, the network is almost completely built but the county has decided to try to sell the operation.
July 21, 2017 - 4:00am
July 14, 2017
Nolan meets with County Board
Before walking in the Heritage Days Parade Saturday in Two Harbors, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan took time to meet with the Lake County Board of Commissioners...
July 14, 2017 - 4:00am
June 16, 2017
Lake Connections for sale: County Board declares intent to sell broadband company
After seven years and millions of dollars spent, Lake County looks to be getting out of the broadband internet business. The Lake County Board...
June 16, 2017 - 4:00am
May 18, 2017
County settles suit with one broadband contractor
The Lake County Board of Commissioners approved a settlement with Compass Consultants Inc. to end one of the lawsuits related to the construction...
May 18, 2017 - 3:10pm
April 28, 2017
County receives structural report on highway garage
County administrator Matt Huddleston informed the Lake County Board of Commissioners Tuesday that the received the revised structural report from the county's insurer on the scope of work to repair or replace the county's highway garage on Highway 2 in Two Harbors after it was damaged...
April 28, 2017 - 4:00am
March 31, 2017
CTC provides Lake Connections update
The Lake County Board of Commissioners got a report Tuesday from Kristi Westbrock, chief operating officer of Consolidated Communications Company, about the progress of Lake Connections since the company took over operations of the network in November.
March 31, 2017 - 4:00am
January 27, 2017
AEOA rehab program coming to Silver Bay
The Lake County Board of Commissioners adopted a pair of resolutions to partner with the Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency to apply for a Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development Small Cities Development Program grant that would benefit Silver Bay during its...
January 27, 2017 - 4:00am