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Lake County News Chronicle
Van rolls in ditch along Highway 61 Expressway
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Oct. 21
Two Harbors Police Report: Oct. 21
Community Partners focuses on mindful aging
Lake County DAC to hold grand opening, Fall Festival
Agates shutout by Proctor
Soccer season ends in playoff loss to Hermantown
North Shore competes at Proctor Invitational
Two Harbors starts to turn program around
Mariners finish season strong
baseball and softball
Letter: Bathhouse overpriced, eyesore for tourists
Adventures in Early Childhood: Little teachers to remind me how to show kindness
Judge's View: Judges are not given free rein in sentencing decisions
Ask a Trooper: Do I need both side mirrors on my vehicle?
On Faith: Is joy at the core of our being?
DONNA JUNE MARINELLO
MARJORIE MAE "MARGE" KROG
RICHARD M. SARTELL
DAVID JOHN MICKELSON
SYLVIA E. KUCHTA
Agates paddle out onto Lake Superior
'Sunshine Boys' coming to a stage near you
Silver Bay celebrates homecoming
Lake County Past: Oct. 21
North Shore Library News: Oct. 14
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Oct. 21
Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
DNR Report: Oct. 14
Northland Outdoors: Lifelong South Dakota trapper works to ensure future of beloved outdoor sport
DNR Report: Oct. 7
Legals: Oct. 21
Legas: Oct. 14
Legals: Sept. 30
Legals: Sept. 23
Legals: Sept. 16
September 2, 2016
Ask a Trooper: History of the state patrol
Q: Can you talk about the history of the Minnesota State Patrol? A: I was educated about the history of the Minnesota State Patrol while I was a cadet at the training academy. Listed below are some of the important changes and a timeline on when they occurred. In 1929, the Minnesota...
September 2, 2016 - 4:00am
August 12, 2016
New Beaver Bay festival combines music and history
The oldest community on Lake Superior's North Shore is getting its own festival this summer. Beaver Bay will host the first ever Rhythm and Roots...
August 12, 2016 - 4:00am
July 22, 2016
Lake County Past: July 22
1991 R.J. Houle Center is a mecca of Lake County information Virginia Hills rattled off a list of the kinds of things she's asked while working at Lake County's well-known log building in Two Harbors: Can you tell me the names of all the Indian reservations in Canada? What is the...
July 22, 2016 - 4:00am
June 17, 2016
Split Rock site manager receives lifetime achievement award
Lee Radzak walks out on the observation deck at Split Rock Lighthouse and, like many visitors to the lighthouse, the breathtaking view from the...
June 17, 2016 - 4:00am
May 6, 2016
Lake County Past: May 6
1915 The question of improving bad roads The meeting of the County Commissioners proved to be quite a lively session as a number of people appeared and gave displays of logic and oratory such as is seldom heard below the courtroom floor in the county building.
May 6, 2016 - 4:00am
April 8, 2016
Lake County Past: April 8
1991 Eighty-four years of South Avenue memories Take a good look around the kitchen — the one with the tulip-printed curtains, the modern stove in the corner where a wood stove once sat, the view out the window that overlooks South Avenue. It's a view Edna Christensen is thoroughly...
April 8, 2016 - 4:00am
April 1, 2016
Lake County Past: April 1
1941 Lighthouse keeper retires on pension L.T. Peterson, lighthouse keeper in Two Harbors for the past 11 years, was retired on a pension by the government and left to make his home in Minneapolis. Mr. Peterson, who is 69 years of age, has been in the lighthouse service for 30 years,...
April 1, 2016 - 4:00am
March 25, 2016
Lake County Past: March 25
1916 Merchants to use auto deliveries After long deliberation some of our local merchants have decided to abandon horse-drawn delivery wagons and motorize that branch of their work. The Marine Meat Market and A. E. Haugan have each purchased a Ford chassis, and these are being fitted...
March 25, 2016 - 4:00am
March 18, 2016
Lake County Past: March 18
1966 Massive storm hits A massive March storm smashed down on all of northeastern Minnesota late last week, wreaking havoc with power services, communications lines and clogging traffic arteries. The storm, regarded on the North Shore as one of the worst, if not the worst, March blizzards...
March 18, 2016 - 4:00am
March 11, 2016
Lake County Past: March 11
1916 Shooting affray at Section Thirty As a result of a shooting affray that took place in a dance hall at the Section Thirty Mine location, Victor Suvonen is in a hospital with his head battered up and two bullet holes in his anatomy and four men are languishing in the county jail....
March 11, 2016 - 4:00am
March 4, 2016
Lake County Past: March 4
1916 Blind pig search
March 4, 2016 - 4:00am
February 26, 2016
Lake County Past: Feb 26
1916 Wireless message received For the purpose of testing the efficiency of amateur wireless stations in case they should be required for mobilization of troops for defense against invasion, officials of the government arranged to have a test message sent out from a central station,...
February 26, 2016 - 4:00am
February 19, 2016
Lake County Past: Dec. 31
1941 DM&IR coach service streamlined
February 19, 2016 - 4:00am
February 12, 2016
Lake County Past: Feb. 12
1916 Boys! It's coming. The big beauty show with 100 real genuine dazzling Broadway beauties and four of America's headliner vaudeville acts. A few of the leading numbers are the "Dance of the Sea Mist," "The Snow Flurries." "The Pajama Parade," "The Bon Ton Belles," "The Oriental...
February 12, 2016 - 4:00am
February 5, 2016
Lake County Past: Feb. 5
1916 Power plant changes The Duluth & Iron Range railroad will start in the near future to make changes in its electric power plant. New boilers, a new smokestack, a new air compressor and a turbine engine will be installed in place of equipment now in use. The changes are made...
February 5, 2016 - 4:00am