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Lake County News Chronicle
Road, rail advocates assess Trump transportation budget
Suspect pleads guilty in North Shore homicide
Rough legislative road smooths out at end
Lake County Sheriff's Office Report: May 26
Two Harbors Police Report: May 26
Baseball: Agates fall to Hermantown
Track: Agates, Mariners compete at subsections
North Shore Storm girls coaching staff resigns
Bayside Chatter: Mariners baseball, softball on winning streaks
Mariners hand out athletic awards
baseball and softball
Starwatch: Giants take over the sky in June
Belief Matters: Ambassadors of welcome
Veteran Service Officer's Briefing: Memorial Day is a day to remember those lost
On Faith: Learning to Grieve Part 1: It's important to allow grieving
Legal Learning: Bad facts make for bad policy
Donn Raymond Nelson
Gary Lee Phipps
Rita R. Svir
Bruce A. Highland, Jr.
Lake County Past: May 26
Special Olympics Torch Run comes to Two Harbors
North Shore Library News: May 26
Salmon Classic returns to North Shore
Lake County Past: May 19
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: May 26
DNR Report: May 19
DNR Report: May 12
DNR Report: May 5
DNR Report: April 28
Legals: May 26
Legals: May 19
Legals: May 12
Legals: May 5
Legals: April 28
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
December 23, 2016
County approves levy, budget with funds for Lake County Ambulance Service
The Lake County Board of Commissioners unanimously adopted the 2017 levy during its action meeting Tuesday in Two Harbors.
December 23, 2016 - 4:00am
December 2, 2016
Grant to allow students Internet access on buses
Students in Lake County tend to spend a lot of time on a bus getting home or going to and from sporting events or other activities and soon the Lake Superior School District will be testing a way for students to access broadband Internet service while on the bus to get a jump on their...
December 2, 2016 - 4:00am
November 25, 2016
CTC takes over management of Lake Connections
The Lake County Board of Commissioners were informed Tuesday Consolidated Telecommunications Co. (CTC) officially took over the operations and management of Lake Connections Monday morning. The contract to manage Lake Connections between the county and CTC has not yet been finalized...
November 25, 2016 - 4:00am
November 10, 2016
New company to manage broadband network
The Lake County Board unanimously approved a resolution to continue negotiations with Consolidated Telecommunications Co. (CTC) to take over operations and management of the county's broadband project, Lake Connections. This action signals the breakdown of contract talks with the...
November 10, 2016 - 4:00am
October 28, 2016
County sets special meeting for broadband contract
The Lake County Board of Commissioners set a special meeting to discuss the contract negotiations with Lake Communications Inc during its action meeting Tuesday in Two Harbors. LCI is the management company contracted by the county to manage the county's broadband project.
October 28, 2016 - 4:00am
October 7, 2016
Lake Connections outage mystery solved
Lake Connections has determined the reason for a widespread outage after the fiber cable was cut in two places on Highway 26 in Two Harbors on Sept. 8. The outage began after a vehicle drove down Highway 26 and cut the fiber optic cable near the Super One in Two Harbors. The cable...
October 7, 2016 - 4:00am
September 30, 2016
County defers broadband loan payments
The Lake County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a pair of resolutions to defer loan payments to the Department of Agriculture's Rural Utility Services for six months and allow the county administrator to seek bonding to release liens against the county's broadband pro...
September 30, 2016 - 4:00am
Lake Connections request questioned
The Lake County Board of Commissioners unanimously tabled a request by Lake Connections for a payment to Giant Voices for $3,643.64 for "postcards and website maintenance" following a discussion about why the broadband company is still making payments to the advertising company.
September 30, 2016 - 4:00am
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