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Lake County News Chronicle
Agates' Hebl vies for state Triple A Award
Two Harbors residents to see stormwater utility fee hike
Two Harbors Police Report: March 23
Lake County Sheriff's Report: March 23
Local officials lobby at Capitol
Softball preview: Mariners return potent lineup
Baseball preview: Defense key for Agates in 2018
Two Harbors Curling Club League Results: March 15
DNR Report: March 18
Two Harbors Curling Club League Results: March 8
baseball and softball
Ask a Trooper: Friend has suspended license; can I drive her car?
On Faith: The time has come to set aside differences
Judge's View: Youth movement deserves credit
Legal Learning: 'The Post' should be required reading
Ask a Trooper: How long can trains block railroad crossings?
Ronald "Grub" Anderson
Jean D. Sullivan
Richard Joseph Grupe
Dorothy Helen Puent
Finland festival celebrates fictional saint
Lake County Past: March 17
North Shore Library News: March 17
Miss Pre-Teen Lake County seeks applicants
Food shelf donations matched in March
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: March 18
DNR Report: March 9
DNR Report: March 5
North Shore sees coho salmon earlier than usual
DNR Report: Feb. 24
Mike and Diane Holbeck
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Finland News: Feb. 24
The Finland Snowmobile and ATV Club held their 13th annual Vintage Run on Saturday at Wildhurst Lodge. There was a nice turnout for the event with good food, music and many kids enjoying the day of warm weather and sunshine. There were 37 sleds registered and approximately 40 non-registered...
February 24, 2017 - 4:00am
February 17, 2017
Finland News: Feb. 17
On Saturday, Feb. 11 locals motored to Lax Lake for the annual "Get-Together" fishing contest. A total of 93 adults and kids signed in for the event, which was the most participants in any of the contests so far. The three winners were: Wendy Harrison in first place with a 4 pound,...
February 17, 2017 - 4:00am
February 10, 2017
Finland News: Feb. 10
The Isabella Friends of the Fourth Family Fun Day was held on Saturday. The fliers said "Kids Bring Your Parents" and they did, with approximately 125 kids and adults showing up last Saturday for the Isabella Friends of the Fourth sponsored family fun day in Isabella.
February 10, 2017 - 4:00am
December 23, 2016
Finland News: Dec. 23
It is again wonderful to see the lighted cross shining bright on top of Silver Hill, blessing our little community. A big thank you goes out to Ron Van Bergen, Jesse Walters, Mike Wirt and Jim and Colin Bischoff for their hard work in making this happen. This is the 33rd year of this...
December 23, 2016 - 4:00am
November 18, 2016
Finland News: Nov. 11
Deepest sympathy goes out to the family and friends of Lloyd Houle. Lloyd died on Oct. 31 at the age of 88. Lloyd was a very well known lifelong resident of the North Shore. He was involved in many organizations and people always enjoyed him as part of the Shriner's Clowns. Lloyd...
November 18, 2016 - 4:00am
September 23, 2016
Finland News: Sept. 23
The Harvest Booya was a great success this year. The rain stopped in the early morning hours and the weather turned out great with sunshine. There were many vendors, demonstrations and great music by Casey Aro. The Booya was very tasty, fried bread was great, corn on the cob and so...
September 23, 2016 - 4:00am
September 9, 2016
Finland News: Sept. 9
Doug Striker, Vanessa Rakow and Lily along with Josh, DeAnn, Morgan Phillippi and Jake spent the Labor Day weekend enjoying Nikolai Farm and the North Shore. They also joined a family gathering at the Sinderman home and enjoyed visiting with their cousins, aunts and uncles. The Baptism...
September 9, 2016 - 4:00am
April 15, 2016
Finland News: April 15
Deepest sympathy goes out to Eugene Himes, Ruth Himes and Judy Martell and all the family in Japan in the loss of Eugene’s wife Toshiko. Toshiko died on April 3 after battling a long time with lung cancer. A wake was held on Saturday evening (Japan standard time) and cremation on...
April 15, 2016 - 4:00am
February 5, 2016
Finland News: Jan. 29
A Memorial Mass for Betty Dugas was held Jan. 30 at the St. Mary’s Church. Betty was a long time resident of Little Marais, Minn. She always had a smile that would light up the whole room. Deepest sympathy goes out to all the family and friends. ****************** Deepest sympathy...
February 5, 2016 - 4:00am
May 29, 2015
Finland News: May 29
There was a short Memorial Day Service held at Crystal Bay Cemetery on Sunday. A resident of the Minnesota Veterans Home recited the Pledge of Allegiance. Larry Schanno read his poem, "The Veteran," and Chaplin Patty Van Den Heuvel also spoke at the service.
May 29, 2015 - 11:46am
May 22, 2015
Finland News: May 22
First, a correction to last week's column. The fundraiser at the Clair Nelson Center, which is an Authentic Mexican Banquet, will be held on June 5, not the 15. If you purchase a reserved table for eight people, the price is $150. Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors and...
May 22, 2015 - 12:10pm
May 15, 2015
Finland News: May 15
Deepest sympathy goes out to the family and friends of Pat LeBlanc, Sr. Pat died on May 9, 2015. There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 15, at Faith Lutheran Church in Silver Bay. Lunch will be served at the ReUnion Hall following the service. *** There will...
May 15, 2015 - 2:33pm
May 8, 2015
Finland News: May 8
I'd like to print a correction to the column from April 17. Peg Robertson, not Amy Gardner, presented her trip to Tanzania on April 27 at the Clair Nelson Center. It was a nice a turnout with over 50 people attending. Sorry for the error. Good luck to all the fisherman on...
May 8, 2015 - 3:30pm
April 24, 2015
Finland News: April 24
There was a big turnout for the Whitetails Unlimited Finland Cabin Fever Banquet on Saturday, April 18 at the Clair Nelson Center. There was a dinner, raffle drawings, silent auction and many great prizes. **** Deepest sympathy goes out to the family and friends of...
April 24, 2015 - 11:37am
April 17, 2015
Finland News: April 17
Lila Hangartner turned 101 on April 6. There was a small get together on Wednesday to celebrate her special day. Happy Birthday Lila! *** Amy Gardner will share photos and highlights of her recent trip to Tanzania on April 27 at 7 p.m. at the Clair Nelson Center. She...
April 17, 2015 - 12:59pm