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Lake County News Chronicle
Silver Bay Council revisits fire truck
Home repair loans, grants available
Sisters compete for spelling crown
Council swears in new members, reimburses CN
Fire department equipment damaged during fire
Bayside Chatter: Storm teams suffer a loss each
Injuries mounting for undefeated Two Harbors girls
Agates pressure too much for Vikings
Two Harbors falls in tournament finals
Agates race at Proctor-Hermantown Invitational
baseball and softball
Editorial: County passes on chance to show fiscal responsibility
Climate Column: Produce and plastics and what they have in common
Judge's View: Follow common sense rules when behind the wheel
On Faith: The modern day widows of Nain
Belief Matters: The meaning of words
ROGER A. BJORK
JOHN E. HARJU
Violence prevention training offered
Humane society donation
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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
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