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Lake County News Chronicle
Chalk.a.Lot brings the kid out in everyone
2 dead after trees fall on Quetico campsite in storm
Blood donors needed in Two Harbors
Lake County Past: July 22
Summer girls basketball league works through successful season
Bay to Bay 10K crowns winner
Rivals top Proctor, fall to Ely
Two Harbors soccer girls head to Schwan's Cup
Two Harbors Walleye Fishing League: Week 7
Rivals take win over West Duluth
baseball and softball
Legal Learning: Gun laws and ducks
Home for the Summer: Little critters make themselves at home
Climate Column: The debate is heating up
Ask a Trooper: Law regarding railroad crossings
Ask a Trooper: License plates in Minnesota
JEREMY TODD STEVENS
EVE L. THOMPSON
BARBARA ANNE "BOBBY" SMITH
MICHAEL "BONSIE" GROSSKURTH
LAWRENCE W. "Nick" LEE
Bay Days celebration takes over Silver Bay
Lake County Past: July 15
Something for everyone at Heritage Days
Two Harbors City Band program: July 21
Annual Chalk.a.Lot Festival returns for fifth year
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: July 22
DNR Report: July 15
DNR Report: July 8
DNR Report: July 1
Legals: July 22
Legals: July 15
Legals: July 8
Legals: July 1
Legals: June 24
May 30, 2013
Eh? That's a lot of food
Northland residents contributed almost 130,000 pounds of food during the 21st annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, the United Way of Greater Duluth tells us. The exact amount collected by area postal carriers and volunteers in Cloquet, Duluth, Hermantown, Proctor, Silver Bay, Superior...
May 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Freezing rain closes schools, causes difficult travel across Northland
Freezing rain fell across the Northland this morning, coating roads, sidewalks and trees with ice and forcing a number of school districts to...
January 11, 2013 - 9:35am
December 15, 2012
In wake of shooting, Northland schools review security, response plans
Duluth-area school leaders took varied approaches to dealing with Friday's school shooting in Connecticut. Some discussed the events with their students, while others avoided the topic to give parents the chance to break the horrifying news to their children.
December 15, 2012 - 12:02am
September 29, 2012
Prep football roundup: Greyhounds drop heartbreaker on last-second TD pass
Big Lake quarterback Tyler Halverson hit wide receiver Connor Johnson on a 9-yard touchdown pass with no time left on the clock to defeat host Duluth East 41-36 in a Mississippi 8 Conference game Friday night at Ordean Stadium. The Hornets (1-4 overall, 1-3 conference) faced a fourth-and-9...
September 29, 2012 - 11:00am
August 28, 2012
Section 7AA volleyball preview: Esko's path more difficult
The list of Section 7AA contenders always is deep, but over the majority of the past decade only Esko and Hibbing have succeeded in representing the section at the state tournament. This might be the best chance for a third team to crash the party. Two-time defending champion Esko...
August 28, 2012 - 12:00am
August 13, 2012
Nelson sweeps Proctor races
Darrell Nelson of Hermantown swept the WISSOTA Late Models and Modifieds features at Proctor Speedway on Sunday night, keeping him atop the Modifieds season point totals. Scott Lawrence of Superior captured the Super Stocks feature; Deven VanHouse of Silver Bay raced to first in...
August 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 5, 2012
Thun, Cherry trio named to All-State first team
Hermantown junior pitcher Katie Thun was named to the Minnesota Coaches Association All-State first team, while senior pitcher Shaina Novak, junior infielder DeAnn Bjerklie and junior outfielder Kirstin Lahti of unbeaten Cherry were honored on the Class A team. Silver Bay seniors...
June 5, 2012 - 7:32am
February 25, 2012
Prep playoff hockey capsules
Elk River (16-8-2) vs. Duluth East (25-1) What: Section 7AA semifinal When: 10 a.m. Where: Amsoil Arena Outlook: The fourth-seeded Elks edged Cloquet-Esko-Carlton 4-3 in Tuesday's quarterfinals, getting goals from four players and 26 saves by goaltender Anders Franke. Mitchell...
February 25, 2012 - 12:11am
November 20, 2011
GIRLS HOCKEY Eden Prairie 2-1-0--3 Proctor-Hermantown 0-1-0--1 First period -- 1. EP, Becky Saar (C. Dahlquist, A. Heppelman), 1:42; 2. EP, A. Paulson (J. Phillippi), 10:20. Second period -- 3. EP, J. Olson (M. Jamar), 6:44; 4. PH, Reilly Fawcett (Jillayne Gilbert), 9:48 (sh). Third...
November 20, 2011 - 12:00am
October 13, 2011
Prep soccer playoff preview: First round brings some fear
If form holds in the Section 7A high school boys soccer playoffs, Tuesday's matchup between top-seeded Duluth Marshall and No.
October 13, 2011 - 12:00am
October 7, 2011
Prep report: Duluth Marshall blanks Hermantown in boys soccer
Zach Isaacson scored two goals to lead Duluth Marshall's resounding 5-0 win over Hermantown in a high school boys soccer game Thursday at Marshall. John Fox, Matthew Klassen and Kyle Jones also scored for the Hilltoppers (11-3-1, 8-0), who had clinched the Lake Superior Conference...
October 7, 2011 - 12:00am
October 4, 2011
Prep report: Second-half goals lift Proctor boys to victory
Proctor scored three goals in the second half and kept the area's highest-scoring team off the scoreboard until the final moments in a 3-1 win over Hermantown in high school boys soccer action Monday night at Proctor. Ian Ecklund, Aaron Opoien and Wyatt Lindberg gave the Rails (5-5-3,...
October 4, 2011 - 12:14am
September 29, 2011
Feds indict 27 in Twin Ports for drugs
The U.S. Attorney's office in Minneapolis announced today that 27 people have been indicted on federal charges of distributing drugs in the Twin Ports -- including oxycodone, hydromorphone and heroin. The indictment, filed Sept. 20 and unsealed late Wednesday, follows the appearance...
September 29, 2011 - 2:33pm
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton soccer upsets Hermantown 3-1
With close to a decade of soccer under his belt, Cloquet senior midfielder Derek Anderson called last Saturday's 3-1 win over eighth-ranked Hermantown...
September 29, 2011 - 12:54pm
September 28, 2011
Prep report: Duluth East holds off Hermantown for soccer win
Domenick Bergeland, Connor Danielson and Billy Renier scored goals and Duluth East held off Hermantown 3-2 in a high school boys soccer game...
September 28, 2011 - 12:00am