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Lake County News Chronicle
UPDATE: 911 service restored in Lake County
Trial delayed in fatal North Shore crash
Hearing Tuesday for public market permitting ordinance proposal
Road closures in downtown Two Harbors
Runner dies during North Shore trail race
Mariners hand out athletic awards
Baseball: Agates win slugfest over Carlton
Track: Mariners' Russell grabs wins at two events
Bayside Chatter: Silver Bay girls go 2-1 over past week
Softball: Two Harbors loses two of three
baseball and softball
Legal Learning: Bad facts make for bad policy
Consumers: Your legal rights with tax-related identity theft
Judge's View: Social media complicating integrity of legal system
On Faith: 'We are an imperfect church, made for imperfect people'
Starwatch: Saturn takes the lead in May
Donn Raymond Nelson
Gary Lee Phipps
Rita R. Svir
Bruce A. Highland, Jr.
Salmon Classic returns to North Shore
Lake County Past: May 19
North Shore Library News: May 19
Lake County Past: May 12
North Shore Library News: May 12
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: May 19
DNR Report: May 12
DNR Report: May 5
DNR Report: April 28
Trail maintenance in the future at Gooseberry Falls
Legals: May 19
Legals: May 12
Legals: May 5
Legals: April 28
Legals: April 14
October 23, 2015
Cross Country competes at Polar League Conference Meet
The Cook County-Two Harbors girls cross country meet finished third at the Polar League Conference meet and the boys finished fourth with 14 Viking runners qualifying for the Section 7A meet Oct. 29. Matea Acero was the top girls finisher with a time of 22 minutes, two seconds...
October 23, 2015 - 11:30am
October 16, 2015
Local governments get rid of Columbus Day
Minnesota State Statute 645.44 says that Christopher Columbus Day is not considered a holiday by the state's executive branch and allows other government branches and entities to make their own decision about the federal holiday. On Monday, Cook County and Two Harbors did exactly...
October 16, 2015 - 1:14am
October 9, 2015
Cross Country competes at Swain Invitational
The Cook County-Two Harbors cross country team competed at the 65th annual Swain Invitational Saturday in Duluth. The boys’ team finished in 29th place with Two Harbors sophomore Jake Paron leading the way in eighth place in the Class A 5K race with a time of 16 minutes, 45.8 seconds. The...
October 9, 2015 - 2:38pm
Hwy 61 south of Gunflint to be restricted to one lane
Highway 61 motorists will be restricted to a single lane 6 miles south of the Gunflint Trail in Cook County starting Monday. According to Minnesota Department of Transportation, a short stretch of Highway 61 at Cut Face Creek will be restricted to a single lane Monday through...
October 9, 2015 - 11:47am
August 28, 2015
One pleads guilty, two sentenced in Cook County kidnapping
A Twin Cities man pleaded guilty and two others were sentenced in connection with the kidnapping of a woman and child in Cook County earlier...
August 28, 2015 - 11:37am
August 27, 2015
Special election set to fill Dill's Minnesota House seat
Gov. Mark Dayton on Monday set a special election to fill the state House seat left vacant by the death of David Dill. The special election...
August 27, 2015 - 11:52pm
August 24, 2015
Special election set to fill Dill’s Minnesota House seat
Gov. Mark Dayton announced Monday the date of a special election to fill the vacancy in the Minnesota House left by Rep. David Dill. The special election to fill the vacancy of the House District 3A seat was set for Dec. 8, with a special primary set for Sept. 29 if necessary....
August 24, 2015 - 12:36pm
August 17, 2015
State Rep. David Dill remember by local officials
State Rep. David Dill, who represented the Northland in the Minnesota Legislature for more than 12 years, died Saturday, Aug. 8 at age 60. The...
August 17, 2015 - 11:13am
Two plead guilty in Cook County kidnapping
Two of four suspects charged in connection with a kidnapping case in Cook County plead guilty avoiding lengthy trials. Michael Chilstrom of...
August 17, 2015 - 10:57am
July 10, 2015
Explore Cook County- There's an app for that
Ready to go explore Cook County but unsure what there is to do? No need to worry, there's an app for that. Visitors now have quick access...
community/arts and entertainment
July 10, 2015 - 3:42pm
June 19, 2015
Volunteers needed for DNR loon survey
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking volunteers to help monitor the loon population in Lake and Cook counties in northeastern Minnesota. For the past 20 years, with the assistance of hundreds of volunteer observers, the DNR has gathered information about common...
June 19, 2015 - 1:31am
May 22, 2015
Man faces third DWI charge in one month in Cook County arrest
An Austin, Minn., man is facing a drunk driving charge in Cook County — his third in one month. On May 13, Mathew Beckstrand was charged...
May 22, 2015 - 3:46pm
April 10, 2015
Money available for emergency food and shelter funding
Cook and Lake counties have been awarded $5,600 in federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program. Local agencies can apply for funds to be used to supplement emergency food, utility and shelter programs in Lake and Cook counties.
April 10, 2015 - 11:33am
February 27, 2015
Four face charges in Cook County kidnapping
Two of four suspects charged in connection with a kidnapping case in Cook County appeared in Sixth District Court in Grand Marais on Monday....
February 27, 2015 - 12:50pm
April 4, 2014
Scannell seeks dismissal of indictment in Cook County sexual misconduct case
Last Thursday, the lawyer for embattled Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell asked a judge to dismiss a grand jury indictment charging the small county’s top prosecutor with two counts of criminal sexual conduct regarding his involvement with a teenage girl. Joe Tamburino argued that...
April 4, 2014 - 3:48pm