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Lake County News Chronicle
Knife River's hidden gem
Lake County Sheriff's Report: July 21
Student News: July 14
Dixie makes a comeback
Silver Bay City Council: Grant application for wastewater project approved
Despite setbacks, student wouldn't trade sports 'for the world'
Legion Baseball: Rivals fall short in first playoff game
Legion Baseball: Rivals fall twice
Legion Baseball: Best strikes out 13 in Rivals win
WKHS trap team competes at state
baseball and softball
Home for the Summer: Thoughts of Halloween a couple months early
Letter: Big copper and Rick Nolan team unacceptable
Ask a Trooper: What should I do if pet is left alone in hot car?
Guest Commentary: Lake Connections a failed broadband effort
Ask a Trooper: Rules for tinted windows
Carol M. Giacomini
Joyce Evenna Sanford
Darlene Kay Tanski (Nachtmann)
Arthur Andrew Beebe
Two Harbors City Band Concert Program: July 27
Two Harbors Kayak Festival celebrates 20 years
Locals do well in Bay to Bay run, walk
A different kind of volunteer
North Shore Library News: July 21
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: July 21
DNR Report: July 14
DNR Report: July 7
Minnesota residents can fish in state parks without a license
DNR Report: June 30
Legals: July 14
Legals: July 7
Legals: June 30
Legals: June 23
Legals: June 16
June 30, 2017
Ely canoe outfitter shut down by IRS
Ely's oldest operating canoe-outfitting business has been shut down by the Internal Revenue Service for nonpayment of taxes, with equipment and canoes apparently seized by the government. An IRS notice on the door of Wilderness Outfitters notifies potential customers of the closure...
June 30, 2017 - 4:00am
June 9, 2017
Pow Wow Trail reopens after 6 years
Nearly six years after a devastating fire caused thousands of tree falls, a portion of the Pow Wow Trail in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness...
June 9, 2017 - 4:00am
Boundary Waters advocates present to County Board
The Lake County Board of Commissioners heard a presentation about the potential dangers of the proposed Twin Metals project during its board meeting Tuesday in Two Harbors.
June 9, 2017 - 4:00am
March 31, 2017
Two Harbors man to spend month in BWCAW
Last summer, brutal wind storms ripped across northeastern Minnesota uprooting trees and knocking out power from Duluth to Ely, and devastating...
March 31, 2017 - 4:00am
March 17, 2017
Duluth hearing draws supporters, critics of proposed ban near BWCAW
The federal agencies responsible for a proposed mining ban near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness got an earful Thursday from supporters...
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
November 8, 2016
Authorities searching for missing Duluth man in Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
Authorities searching for a missing Duluth man in the eastern Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness located a partially submerged canoe and other items believed to have belonged to the man, authorities reported Tuesday. The Cook County Sheriff's Office was notified at about 3 p.m....
November 8, 2016 - 3:31pm
October 17, 2016
Missing since 2004, MN student hasn't been forgotten
MORRIS, Minn. — Nathaniel Williams left Morris in late September 2004. His friends and family never saw him again. When the remains of Jacob...
October 17, 2016 - 12:25pm
September 16, 2016
DNR Report: Sept. 16
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely 1) spent the week patrolling in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness around Lake Agnes. The boundary waters had a lot of activity and fishing reports were generally good, with most people checked reporting...
September 16, 2016 - 4:00am
July 29, 2016
DNR Report: July 29
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Anthony Bermel (Babbitt) instructed at the Conservation Officer Academy on small and big game laws and night hunting. A bad storm brought many trees down, and portages in the Boundary Water Canoe Area Wilderness will likely take...
July 29, 2016 - 4:00am
Lake County to seek disaster relief: Damage to exceed $80K
The Lake County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution Tuesday afternoon declaring a local state of emergency in wake of the July 21 storm. Board Chair Rich Sve approved a declaration of emergency Saturday for three days and the board extended that declaration for 30 days at...
July 29, 2016 - 4:00am
July 1, 2016
Volunteers help owners of Stony River cafe
Over the weekend of June 18-19, Boundary Waters Advisory Committee volunteers led by Doug Rude, retired 3M employee and BWAC 2015 Volunteer of...
July 1, 2016 - 4:00am
August 7, 2015
Ely man avoids prison sentence in BWCAW snowmobile chase
Barney Lakner will not return to prison after the judge had a change of heart during his sentencing on Monday. Lakner, 45, was ordered to...
August 7, 2015 - 12:50pm
July 17, 2015
DNR Report: July 17
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) and other first responders from St. Louis and Lake counties responded to an emergency call inside the Boundary Water Canoe Area Wilderness involving a canoeist who was trapped in his mangled canoe inside...
July 17, 2015 - 2:17pm
June 18, 2015
Jury finds Ely man guilty of Boundary Waters snowmobile chase
Barney Lakner made a split-second decision when he encountered three conservation officers while illegally snowmobiling in the Boundary Waters...
June 18, 2015 - 9:12pm
June 15, 2015
Co-defendant testifies in BWCAW chase suspect's trial
Before departing on a snowmobile joyride through the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness last year, Barney Lakner gave his friend a word of...
June 15, 2015 - 1:06pm