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Two Harbors heads to section semis
Agates finish second at Virginia meet
Mariners move on to quarterfinals
Silver Bay wins intense playoff game
Agates shutout by Proctor
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On Faith: It is what it is. Or is it?
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Letter: No one is like Randy Bolen
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LEILA MARIAN BUDNOVICH
RICHARD N. HOLAPPA SR.
RICHARD "DICK" MOSCA
ELAINE A. HANSON
Jack and the Beanstalk
Agates paddle out onto Lake Superior
'Sunshine Boys' coming to a stage near you
Silver Bay celebrates homecoming
Lake County Past: Oct. 21
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Oct. 28
Northland Outdoors: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Grouse hunting success remains mixed in MN, WI as leaves come down
DNR Report: Oct. 21
Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Legals: Oct. 21
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Legals: Sept. 30
Legals: Sept. 23
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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.
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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
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