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Lake County News Chronicle
Two Harbors Police Report: March 24
Lake County Sheriff's Report: March 24
Two Harbors holds hearings
Lake County SWCD offers internship
Nolan announces service academy nominations
Johnson looks for return to state
Polar League All-Star game Monday
Mariners look for repeat of 'good day'
Bayside Chatter: Spring sports kick off
Bayside Chatter: Storm players do well in all-star game
baseball and softball
Consumer Column: Beware of 'Can you hear me?' scam calls
Legal Learning: ERA is back in Minnesota Legislature
On Faith: God has no need for us
Climate Column: Cows could be the solution
Veteran Service Officer's Briefing: March 2017
MICHAEL JOHN WALLACE JOHNSON
MARY ANN (BETZLER) KENTALA
ELEANOR L. WOTRING
EVELYN ANNETTE SALAKKA
North Shore Library News: March 24
Many attend chamber banquet
New Aging Mastery course to begin
PHOTOS: Purple & green fun for all
Lake County Past: March 24
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: March 24
DNR Report: March 17
DNR Report: March 10
DNR Report: March 3
DNR Report: Feb. 24
Legals: March 24
Legals: March 17
Legals: March 10
Legals: March 3
Legals: Feb. 24
March 17, 2017
Duluth hearing draws supporters, critics of proposed ban near BWCAW
The federal agencies responsible for a proposed mining ban near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness got an earful Thursday from supporters...
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
County resolution opposes land withdrawal
The Lake County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday opposing the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest...
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
March 3, 2017
Residents attend Congress Comes to You session
Questions and fear dominated a "Congress Comes to You" session as a representative from U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's office took comments and concerns from local residents Tuesday at Lake View Hospital in Two Harbors.
March 3, 2017 - 4:00am
August 29, 2016
Lingering effects of mining downturn reflected in latest unemployment rate
For several years running, Northeastern Minnesota boasted stronger employment prospects than the nation as a whole. But since a mining downturn...
August 29, 2016 - 11:42am
August 5, 2016
Michigan’s Empire mine produces last taconite
Upper Michigan’s Empire Mine produced its last ton of iron ore Wednesday when production ended, heading toward a complete shutdown on Aug. 28. Cliffs Natural Resources confirmed the last day of production, and officials with United Steelworkers Local 4950 posted a layoff notice...
August 5, 2016 - 1:50pm
July 22, 2016
Ely residents sharply divided over mining near BWCA
Wednesday is the last day for the public to comment on whether two controversial mining leases near the Boundary Waters should be renewed. Twin Metals Minnesota is exploring building a vast underground copper-nickel mine on the doorstep of the wilderness area. On Tuesday night, nearly...
July 22, 2016 - 4:00am
June 10, 2016
Silver Bay 'company man' turns 100
Silver Bay resident and founder Walter Skalsky celebrated a major milestone June 3 in his home of nearly 50 years. Skalsky, surrounded by friends...
June 10, 2016 - 4:00am
May 25, 2016
Minnesota Power adds Northshore Mining as customer
Cliffs Natural Resources and Minnesota Power announced a multi-year power supply deal and other agreements Tuesday that will see the Duluth-based utility add Northshore Mining to its portfolio of giant electricity-gobbling clients. Under the deal, Minnesota Power will supply electricity...
May 25, 2016 - 2:47pm
May 13, 2016
Klobuchar tours Northshore Mining as employees return
As employees began returning to Northshore Mining after a five-month shutdown of the plant in Silver Bay, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar toured the...
May 13, 2016 - 4:00am
March 25, 2016
Silver Bay City Council draws criticism for decision to remove Bent Paddle beer
The Silver Bay City Council Chamber was overflowing with people Monday as representatives from Bent Paddle Brewing Co. and other members of the...
March 25, 2016 - 10:54am
Unemployment fund bill due for Senate vote
ST. PAUL — A bill to reform the unemployment insurance trust fund was due to be in front of the full Minnesota Senate Thursday, and the Senate leader said he hopes the House will quickly pass that bill and one giving Iron Range workers more unemployment payments. Senate Majority...
March 25, 2016 - 4:00am
March 21, 2016
Bent Paddle, others attend Silver Bay City Council meeting
The Silver Bay City Council Chamber was overflowing with people Monday as representatives from Bent Paddle Brewing Co. and other representatives of the Downstream Business Coalition attended the meeting to respond to the council's decision to remove Bent Paddle products from the Silver...
March 21, 2016 - 11:21pm
March 18, 2016
North Shore exhales as mine is set to reopen
The North Shore breathed a collective sigh of relief Monday as Cliffs Natural Resources announced the idled Northshore taconite operations, with a mine in Babbitt and processing and shipping center in Silver Bay, would resume production by May 15 after idling in December.
March 18, 2016 - 4:00am
March 14, 2016
Cliffs to reopen Northshore Mining by May 15
Cliffs Natural Resources announced Monday morning that it plans to reopen its Northshore Mining operations in Silver Bay and Babbitt by May 15. The company announced in November that it would be idling its operations along the North Shore due to the continuing oversupply of iron ore...
March 14, 2016 - 5:50pm
Range unemployment legislation may be headed to negotiation
ST. PAUL -- A two-part bill to extend Iron Range unemployment benefits and reform a trust fund that pays the benefits appears destined to be negotiated by a House-Senate conference committee. After legislative leaders promised to deal with the issue in the session's first week, the...
March 14, 2016 - 5:43pm