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Lake County News Chronicle
Lake View adds short term rehab center
Superior Hiking Trail Association names new director
Governor's, Legislature's education priorities far apart
Lutsen to offer MAX Pass
Beacons of Hope to hold community conversation
Baseball: Two Harbors wallops Silver Bay
Softball: Mariners and Agates split season series
Agates top Proctor off Williams' walkoff
Bayside Chatter: Mariner softball starts season 2-1
Track: Johnson off to fast start
baseball and softball
On Faith: Why Easter matters
Ask a Trooper: Motorcycle safety and tips
Letter: Grateful for region's natural resources this Earth Day
Legal Learning: Klobuchar leads way on courtroom cameras
Guest Commentary: Education should be our priority
Mary Ann (Betzler) Kentala
TAUNO W. HYOPPONEN
THOMAS E. MALMO
Jack Marlyn Perkins
North Shore Library News: April 21
Great American Canoe Race and Festival dates announced
Hunting for eggs
Lake County Past: April 21
North Shore Library News: April 7
arts and entertainment
Voyageurs National Park seeks input on future
DNR Report: April 21
DNR Report: April 14
Young moose rescued after falling through ice
DNR Report: April 7
Legals: April 14
Legals: April 7
Legals: March 31
Legals: March 24
Legals: March 17
March 24, 2017
First boat of the season
The first freighter to leave Duluth of the 2017 commercial shipping season the Roger Blough on Wednesday, and it was the first to dock in Two...
March 24, 2017 - 4:00am
March 17, 2017
Shipping season nears
A glance from Agate Bay out over the gleaming blue Lake Superior might not reveal it, but there is ice on the Great Lakes, and efforts to remove...
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
March 8, 2017
Winds make for an active Lake Superior
Waves crashed on the shore of Agate Bay Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Gusts in Two Harbors reached 49 mph while the area was under a wind advisory....
March 8, 2017 - 10:34am
December 16, 2016
Lake and Cook counties recognized for collaboration
The work and collaboration between Lake and Cook counties' Soil and Water Conservation Districts was recognized last week with the presentation...
December 16, 2016 - 4:00am
November 25, 2016
Program works to preserve, enhance Lake Superior coast
Lake Superior has a number of organizations and agencies dedicated to protecting and rehabilitating its water resources and promoting responsible...
November 25, 2016 - 4:00am
October 21, 2016
Agates paddle out onto Lake Superior
Two Harbors High School students continued an annual tradition by testing their ingenuity against the chilly waters of Lake Superior in October...
October 21, 2016 - 4:00am
September 16, 2016
LETTER: Lake Superior shoreline can be privately owned in Minnesota
The News-Chronicle published an opinion column, written on Sept. 9 by James Manahan, regarding "who owns the stones on the shores of Lake Superior"? I am surprised Mr. Manahan was unable to find information on access rights and property ownership of Lake Superior shoreline. This information...
September 16, 2016 - 4:00am
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
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
June 14, 2016
Five North Shore beaches posted as unsafe
Five beaches in the Two Harbors and Grand Marais areas were identified as unsafe due to elevated E. coli bacteria levels, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. The department recommends no water contact for: Knife River Marina Beach, south of Two Harbors at the mouth of...
June 14, 2016 - 5:17pm
June 3, 2016
Climate Column: Student help clean up Nipigon
We have been in Nipigon for a couple of days. On May 20 we talked about climate change with 200 elementary students before embarking with them on a community clean-up, part of their "Earth Day" that was ingeniously planned to coincide with the first stint of warm sunny weather.
June 3, 2016 - 4:00am
May 27, 2016
Climate Column: Is it really May?
Greetings from our sailboat on Lake Superior! We are sliding along the Ignace Channel north of Thunder Bay, heading for the very northernmost point we can go — the town of Nipigon, up the Nipigon River. We have crossed 49 degrees north latitude. Is it really May? Not until today...
May 27, 2016 - 4:00am
May 13, 2016
Boats, boats, boats: One man’s passion helps preserve history
Building boats is all Garry Couch has ever done, and like most boat builders, he became interested in half-hull models. A half-hull model is...
May 13, 2016 - 4:00am
February 29, 2016
Casting for cohos: Agate Bay breakwall gives anglers a chance at salmon and more
It’s hard to guess what time Jeremy Spurlin and Joe Skerjance woke up Wednesday morning. The anglers live in Aurora, and by 5 a.m. they were...
February 29, 2016 - 12:58pm
December 24, 2015
Lakes temps rising globally, faster than air or oceans
Lakes across the globe are warming faster than oceans and air temperatures in a sign that climate change may be affecting freshwater environments more than anyone had previously understood. That's the finding of a report published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters and announced...
December 24, 2015 - 4:00am