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Lake County News Chronicle
30-year sentence in Duluth murder; victim's family questions how serial abuser was left free to kill
Cornhole tournament scores big for food shelf
Silver Bay looks to raise 2017 levy
Silver Bay adopts driver diversion program
County bike route resolution dies
Agates keep rolling
Two Harbors crushes International Falls
Agates top Cloquet-Esko-Carlton
Volleyball teams both win
Bayside Chatter: Mariners fall to Ely
baseball and softball
Ask a Trooper: Selling a vehicle without a visible VIN
On Faith: Have no fear, little flock
Radio Activity: Transcending tales told
Climate Column: Climate is directly connected to poverty
Legal Learning: An eye for an eye? Not in Minnesota
DAVID JOHN MICKELSON
SYLVIA E. KUCHTA
ROBERT A. JOHNSON
BARBARA ANN "Barb" KARDA
Robert "Pete" Douglas Dempster
An enticing moon
North Shore Library News: Sept. 23
Lake County Past: Sept. 23
Brush with Kindness projects come to Silver Bay
Lake County Past: Sept. 16
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Sept. 23
Learn to prune trees, shrubs
DNR Report: Sept. 16
An 'opportunity of a lifetime'
Trip planning tools reveal the best places for fall color
Legals: Sept. 23
Legals: Sept. 16
Legals: Sept. 2
Legals: Aug. 26
Legals: Aug. 19
September 16, 2016
Lake Connections outage investigated
After a vehicle caused a cut in the fiber network on the evening of Sept. 8, about 1,000 Lake Connections customers were left without service, which for some lasted until Monday afternoon. Lake Connections accountant Bob Thompson told the Lake County Board of Commissioners he estimated...
September 16, 2016 - 4:00am
August 12, 2016
County sets date for land sale
Lake County Board of Commissioners announced it will hold its annual tax-forfeited land sale at 9 a.m. Sept. 23 in the Lake County Law Enforcement Center meeting room in Two Harbors during its meeting Tuesday. There are 10 properties for sale in Two Harbors, Castle Danger, Little...
August 12, 2016 - 4:00am
August 5, 2016
County Board discusses bike trail, bowling alley
The Lake County Board discussed the status of the proposed bike trail between Split Rock River and Beaver Bay during its agenda meeting Tuesday in Two Harbors. County administrator Matt Huddleston told the board the Greater Minnesota Parks and Trails Commission had designated the...
August 5, 2016 - 4:00am
July 29, 2016
Independent broadband audit voted down by 2-2 tie
A resolution regarding an external procedural audit of Lake Communications, Inc. was voted down Tuesday with a 2-2 tie vote by the Lake County Board of Commissioners.
July 29, 2016 - 4:00am
July 22, 2016
Silver Bay prepares for Lake Connections service
The Silver Bay City Council approved more than $8,000 in improvements and upgrades to the electrical and city network in anticipation of the transition to Lake Connections phone and internet service at its meeting Monday evening.
July 22, 2016 - 4:00am
July 15, 2016
County auditor meets with Lake Connections
Lake County auditor Linda Libal reported to the Board of Commissioners during the board's Tuesday meeting in Two Harbors on a meeting between her office and Lake Connections focusing on reconciling the county's accounting books with the county-owned Internet service provider.
July 15, 2016 - 4:00am
July 8, 2016
Silver Bay approves Lake Connections contract
The Silver Bay City Council unanimously approved a contract for Lake Connections to provide broadband and phone service to city buildings. The contract was tabled last week because of confusion over Lake Communications Inc. providing the phone service and stipulations in the contract. LCI...
July 8, 2016 - 4:00am
July 1, 2016
County tables independent broadband audit
The Lake County Board of Commissioners voted to table a resolution to hire an independent accounting firm to conduct an audit of Lake Connections and establish a procedure to reconcile Lake Connections' accounting system with those of the Lake County auditor's office.
July 1, 2016 - 4:00am
June 24, 2016
Board split over broadband spending
During its meeting last week, the Lake County Board of Commissioners approved nearly $300,000 in new expenditures for Lake Connections to add a third crew this summer to connect customers to its broadband network. However, in a rare split vote, Commissioners Brad Jones and Jeremy...
June 24, 2016 - 4:00am
May 6, 2016
County gets data center update
The Lake County Board of Commissioners got an update on the contract activity for the marketing services and costs for the proposed data center in Alden Township from APEX president and CEO Brian Hanson. Lake County and Cooperative Light and Power in Two Harbors have been paying...
May 6, 2016 - 4:00am
April 29, 2016
Second public hearing set for broadband bond
The Lake County Board of Commissioners set a another public hearing for a general obligation bond the county is considering to fund the completion of its broadband network Lake Connections. The board held a public hearing two weeks ago, giving the public a chance to make its opinion...
April 29, 2016 - 4:00am
April 15, 2016
County Board discusses abatement bond for broadband
The Lake County Board of Commissioners held a public meeting Tuesday for residents to make their opinions heard on a $6.5 million general obligation tax abatement bond that will fund the completion of its broadband network Lake Connections. Ninety-eight percent of the broadband project...
April 15, 2016 - 4:00am
March 11, 2016
Sve named to broadband strategy board
Lake County Board of Commissioners chairman Rich Sve was named to the Blandin Foundation’s Broadband Initiative Strategy Board which oversees...
March 11, 2016 - 4:00am
February 26, 2016
Lake County to partner with AEOA for Finland revitalization
The Lake County Board of Commissioners adopted a trio 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 the area of Finland....
February 26, 2016 - 4:00am
January 8, 2016
Silver Bay waiting for quote from Lake Connections
The city of Silver Bay has been waiting for months now on Lake Connections, Lake County's broadband project, to provide a quote for hooking City Hall and other city-owned buildings up to the fiber optic network. City administrator Lana Fralich spoke with Lake Connections late last...
January 8, 2016 - 4:00am