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Lake County News Chronicle
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
30-year sentence in Duluth murder; victim's family questions how serial abuser was left free to kill
Cornhole tournament scores big for food shelf
Silver Bay looks to raise 2017 levy
Silver Bay adopts driver diversion program
Agates keep rolling
Two Harbors crushes International Falls
Agates top Cloquet-Esko-Carlton
Volleyball teams both win
Bayside Chatter: Mariners fall to Ely
baseball and softball
Ask a Trooper: Selling a vehicle without a visible VIN
On Faith: Have no fear, little flock
Radio Activity: Transcending tales told
Climate Column: Climate is directly connected to poverty
Legal Learning: An eye for an eye? Not in Minnesota
DAVID JOHN MICKELSON
SYLVIA E. KUCHTA
ROBERT A. JOHNSON
BARBARA ANN "Barb" KARDA
Robert "Pete" Douglas Dempster
An enticing moon
North Shore Library News: Sept. 23
Lake County Past: Sept. 23
Brush with Kindness projects come to Silver Bay
Lake County Past: Sept. 16
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Sept. 23
Learn to prune trees, shrubs
DNR Report: Sept. 16
An 'opportunity of a lifetime'
Trip planning tools reveal the best places for fall color
Legals: Sept. 23
Legals: Sept. 16
Legals: Sept. 2
Legals: Aug. 26
Legals: Aug. 19
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
August 21, 2015
Northwoods Family Grille finds "satisfaction" at Grille Wars
Everette Haselow, chef and part-owner at Northwoods Family Grille in Silver Bay, had his very own Keith Richards moment earlier this summer when...
August 21, 2015 - 8:08am
Social media powers 75k grant for Superior Hiking Trail
The Superior Hiking Trail leveraged social media to collect 15,000 votes and win a $75,000 grant from REI outfitters. REI pledged to give...
August 21, 2015 - 8:05am
July 24, 2015
DNR Report: July 24
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports he was invited to the Nett Lake and Bois Forte language immersion camp near Ely. He discussed water safety, invasive species and the role of the Minnesota DNR in the protection of natural resources with...
July 24, 2015 - 12:29pm
June 5, 2015
Dredging at the docks
The tug Callie M. gently maneuvers massive dredging equipment around the stern of the Roger Blough. Thank you to Dana House of Two Harbors for...
June 5, 2015 - 3:29pm
February 20, 2015
Red Cliff Band to update Knife River on barrels dumped in Lake Superior
Of all the barrels dumped off the shore Lake Superior between Duluth and Two Harbors in the 1960s by the U.S. Army, only 1.7 percent of them...
February 20, 2015 - 11:53am
January 27, 2015
Sonic boom mystery solved
The first full week of January, many residents along the North Shore of Lake Superior reported hearing "sonic booms" over the lake. Some posted to social media and some even called 911.
January 27, 2015 - 4:50pm