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Lake County News Chronicle
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
30-year sentence in Duluth murder; victim's family questions how serial abuser was left free to kill
Cornhole tournament scores big for food shelf
Silver Bay looks to raise 2017 levy
Silver Bay adopts driver diversion program
Agates keep rolling
Two Harbors crushes International Falls
Agates top Cloquet-Esko-Carlton
Volleyball teams both win
Bayside Chatter: Mariners fall to Ely
baseball and softball
Ask a Trooper: Selling a vehicle without a visible VIN
On Faith: Have no fear, little flock
Radio Activity: Transcending tales told
Climate Column: Climate is directly connected to poverty
Legal Learning: An eye for an eye? Not in Minnesota
RICHARD M. SARTELL
DAVID JOHN MICKELSON
SYLVIA E. KUCHTA
ROBERT A. JOHNSON
BARBARA ANN "Barb" KARDA
An enticing moon
North Shore Library News: Sept. 23
Lake County Past: Sept. 23
Brush with Kindness projects come to Silver Bay
Lake County Past: Sept. 16
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Sept. 23
Learn to prune trees, shrubs
DNR Report: Sept. 16
An 'opportunity of a lifetime'
Trip planning tools reveal the best places for fall color
Legals: Sept. 23
Legals: Sept. 16
Legals: Sept. 2
Legals: Aug. 26
Legals: Aug. 19
September 2, 2016
Swimmers brave Lake Superior for climate change
About 9 a.m. Tuesday morning, a pair of swimmers stood up in the shallow water of Agate Bay and shivered as they made their way to shore after...
September 2, 2016 - 4:00am
August 26, 2016
Invasive plant becoming a problem for the Northland
The Japanese barberry plant has been affecting many areas of the United States for many years. Now, it has spread to the Northland, creating...
August 26, 2016 - 4:00am
August 23, 2016
Minnesota wolf population stable
ST. PAUL — Minnesota had an estimated 2,278 wolves last winter, up just a tick from the year before, according to survey results released Monday by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The winter survey estimate showed several more wolf packs across the wolf range —...
August 23, 2016 - 12:44pm
August 5, 2016
Finland farm recognized for water quality efforts
It may have been more of a formality, but it was an important one for Wolf Ridge Organic Farm as Minnesota Department of Agriculture Commissioner...
August 5, 2016 - 4:00am
August 2, 2016
Trail cam confirms two wolves hanging on at Isle Royale
Isle Royale's last wolves aren't ready for their obituary just yet. A trail cam placed by Michigan Technological University wolf researcher Rolf...
August 2, 2016 - 4:01pm
July 22, 2016
Ely residents sharply divided over mining near BWCA
Wednesday is the last day for the public to comment on whether two controversial mining leases near the Boundary Waters should be renewed. Twin Metals Minnesota is exploring building a vast underground copper-nickel mine on the doorstep of the wilderness area. On Tuesday night, nearly...
July 22, 2016 - 4:00am
July 18, 2016
SWCD to lead canoe trip down Cloquet River
Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District is partnering with the South St. Louis SWCD to offer a canoe float down the Cloquet River Saturday.
July 18, 2016 - 1:31pm
June 24, 2016
'Sweep the Skunk' returns for second year
On Saturday, the Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold it's second annual "Sweep the Skunk" event to clean trash and debris...
June 24, 2016 - 4:00am
June 3, 2016
Garden club makes changes to help pollinators
The Knife River Garden Club planted the flower boxes over the Knife River Thursday, but this year the flowers are a little different. After...
June 3, 2016 - 4:00am
May 27, 2016
SWCD adopts varied approach to combat AIS
For those Lake County anglers that braved the windy, frigid temperatures of Minnesota's fishing opener, might have met up with someone encouraging...
May 27, 2016 - 4:00am
May 13, 2016
Finland wildfire provokes update discussion
In the wake of the wildfires that broke out over the weekend in Finland, the Lake County Board of Commissioners discussed the use of the website, social media and the county's CodeRED system for informing the community of emergencies. A wildfire broke out about 2 miles north of Finland,...
May 13, 2016 - 4:00am
April 29, 2016
Superior Hiking Trail celebrates 30 years
The Superior Hiking Trail Association is preparing for its annual tradition of clearing the 300 mile trail under its care for the hikers looking to take advantage of the Superior Hiking Trail. This year is a little different, however, as the SHT celebrates its 30th anniversary. The...
April 29, 2016 - 4:00am
April 26, 2016
Filmmakers to chronicle Superior Hiking Trail
Next month, a pair of hikers will step out on the Superior Hiking Trail not just to make the 250 mile journey from Duluth to the Canadian border...
April 26, 2016 - 4:45pm
March 25, 2016
Silver Bay approves Dollar General permits
The Silver Bay City Council approved a pair of resolutions at its meeting Monday regarding Dollar General's proposed store near the Silver Bay AmericInn on Highway 61. The resolutions included a conditional use permit and a variance for the store's parking lot.
March 25, 2016 - 4:00am
March 11, 2016
Researchers look to extract ‘white gold’ from Minnesota forests
Everyone has seen them heading south on Highway 61, trucks filled with birch tree logs headed toward paper mills in Cloquet and Duluth. The wood...
March 11, 2016 - 4:00am