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Lake County News Chronicle
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Sept 22
Two Harbors Police Report: Sept. 22
Two Harbors Area Fund reaches milestone
Silver Bay City Council: Horn Boulevard project, admin contract discussed
Student News: Sept. 22
Volleyball: Mariners lose three
Volleyball: Agates still winless
Football: Two Harbors rebound against Pine City
Soccer: Agates win one, tie twice
Football: Missing five starters, Silver Bay falls to North Woods
baseball and softball
On Faith: Unexpected turns in life
Consumers: What to do after Equifax data breach
Adventures in Early Childhood: Friendships and peer role models in the classroom
Beuna May Bugel: Misunderstanding of epilepsy
Ask a Trooper: Turn signals and roundabouts
Donald Martin Severson
Murphy speaks at AKRW program
North Shore Library News: Sept. 22
Lake County Past: Sept. 22
Wolf Ridge Organic Farm holds research field day
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Sept. 22
Agencies, landowners partner to improve forest health
DNR Report: Sept. 15
DNR Report: Sept. 8
DNR Report: Sept. 1
Classifieds: Sept. 1
Classifieds: Aug. 25
Classifieds: Aug. 18
Classifieds: Aug. 11
Legal: Aug. 4
September 11, 2017
Duluth man dies in ATV crash near Finland
The Lake County Sheriff's Office on Monday identified the victim of a Sunday all-terrain vehicle crash as a 76-year-old Duluth man. Harold Melde of Duluth died from injuries suffered in the crash Sunday afternoon near the Trestle Inn, about 15 miles northeast of Finland. According...
September 11, 2017 - 7:46pm
September 10, 2017
Man, 76, dies following ATV accident
A 76-year-old man was killed Sunday afternoon in a ATV accident in Finland. The Lake County Sheriff's Office received an emergency call from the Trestle Inn in Finland, reporting the accident at 2:47 p.m. Rescue squads from Finland and Silver Bay responded and received assistance...
September 10, 2017 - 7:03pm
August 4, 2017
Tori Festival comes to Finland
The Finland Minnesota Historical Society is holding its annual Tori Festival Aug. 12-13, rain or shine. Tori is Finnish for "marketplace" and there will be vendors, food and local music from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Finland Heritage Site on Little Marais Road in Finland. The free...
August 4, 2017 - 4:00am
July 14, 2017
County Board hears about public health hazard
The Lake County Board of Commissioners heard from county attorney Russ Conrow about a property in the Finland area that has become a public health hazard during its meeting Tuesday in Two Harbors. The resident of the property is currently incarcerated and at the time of the arrest,...
July 14, 2017 - 4:00am
July 7, 2017
Grant to help organize collection at Finland Heritage Site
Tucked away on Little Marais Road, just past Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center, sits a piece of North Shore history and a shade of legend....
July 7, 2017 - 4:00am
June 30, 2017
Two Harbors Farmer's Market on the move
The Two Harbors Farmer's Market is getting a new home this summer when it opens July 8. After years of setting up in Thomas Owen Park in downtown...
June 30, 2017 - 4:00am
April 7, 2017
Finland News: April 7
Congratulations to Paul Moran. Paul retired from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Forestry after almost 40 years. It is unusual for one to stay with the forestry in one place so long, but Paul loved it here. We in this community are glad he did! Enjoy your retirement...
April 7, 2017 - 12:12am
March 31, 2017
Finland News: March 31
Matti Hoff and Earl Nikula are the proud new parents of a baby boy. Thorin-Drew Hoff-Nikula was born on March 23 weighing in at 8 pounds. Proud grandparents are Vern and Suzie Hoff, Mike and Amy Nikula and Mary Lou Sando Sandman. Congratulations to all! Deepest sympathy goes out to...
March 31, 2017 - 4:00am
March 24, 2017
PHOTOS: Purple & green fun for all
Cool temperatures and winds didn't stop visitors to Finland from having fun March 18 to celebrate St. Urho's Day. This was the 42nd year for...
March 24, 2017 - 4:00am
March 10, 2017
'Urho-palooza' coming to Finland
Green and purple will once again dominate the landscape in Finland as St. Urho's Day makes it's triumphant return March 17-19, with usual array...
March 10, 2017 - 4:00am
February 27, 2017
UPDATE: Man faces charges after lengthy search near Finland
A 61-year-old Finland man is expected to be charged with assault on Tuesday after allegedly firing a gun at a neighbor and then evading law enforcement...
February 27, 2017 - 5:05pm
February 24, 2017
New greenhouse unveiled in Finland
The temperatures soared to nearly 60 degrees Saturday in Finland and people who had come out to the Organic Consumers Association sank into mud...
February 24, 2017 - 4:00am
February 3, 2017
DNR seeks comments on Finland area lakes
North Shore residents interested in learning more about or commenting on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources management plan for lakes in the Finland area are asked to submit questions or comments on the strategies used by Feb. 28.
February 3, 2017 - 4:00am
November 4, 2016
Finland News: Nov. 4
Finland has lost yet another "original." The oldest living citizen of Finland, Minn., Lila Hangartner died at 102 years old at the Carefree Living in Silver Bay on Oct. 27. She was a lifetime resident of Finland, well known as one of the four "Kalander" girls. Lila had many hobbies,...
November 4, 2016 - 4:00am
October 14, 2016
Finland News: Oct. 14
Finland Fire and Rescue held their annual raffle fundraiser drawing on Sunday at the Trestle Inn. Congratulations to the lucky winners: first place went to Richard Fitzgerald, second place went to Corky Olson, third place went to Flossie Hunt, fourth place went to Colleen Teschendorf...
October 14, 2016 - 4:00am