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Lake County News Chronicle
Lingering effects of mining downturn reflected in latest unemployment rate
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Aug. 26
Two Harbors Police Report: Aug. 26
Radio Activity: Archivist's ambitious undertaking
MnDOT presents plan for bike route through Lake County
Experienced volleyball squad returns for Mariners
Swim team looks to rebuild after graduation losses
Offense is key to Agates' success
Experience not lacking for Two Harbors football
Bayside Chatter: Mariners look to rebuild after losing seven starters
baseball and softball
Letter: A life-changing volunteer opportunity
Legal Learning: Age discrimination illegal, but still present
On Faith: Making time for the Sabbath day
Judge's View: Smartphones can lead to dumb acts behind the wheel
Ask a Trooper: Minimum size for a steering wheel
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February 12, 2014
Minnesota extends comment period on gypsy moth quarantine
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is extending its comment period on the proposed quarantine of gypsy moth for Lake and Cook counties. The...
February 12, 2014 - 10:07am
January 29, 2014
Schroeder wins second-straight Beargrease title (w/ video)
"Daddy?" Gavin Schroeder asked an obviously exhausted Nathan Schroeder in the parking lot of Billy's Bar. "Yes?" Nathan mustered, holding the...
January 29, 2014 - 5:00pm
January 27, 2014
Mushers say Beargrease slower than normal; Fraboni wins mid-distance race
SAWBILL TRAIL CHECKPOINT -- Several veteran mushers and past John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon champions agreed today that this year's race is...
January 27, 2014 - 8:08pm
Beargrease mid-distance race: Official results
Mid-distance results (official times): 1. Ross Fraboni (bib 134) 10 hours, 50 minutes, 31 seconds 2. Joshua Compton (146) 10:55:56 3. Martha Schouweiler (143) 11:06:50 4. Erin Altemus (148) 11:19:52 5. Dusty Klaven (138) 11:33:05 6. Michael Bestgen (144) 11:36:15 7. Leanne...
January 27, 2014 - 3:57pm
December 14, 2013
Snow causes travel headaches in Northland; temperatures will tumble tonight
The Northland saw anywhere between a dusting and a foot of new snow from Friday evening through Saturday, adding to already-mountainous snow piles and causing travel headaches across the region. Meanwhile, temperatures will tumble into the teens and 20s below zero tonight and Sunday...
December 14, 2013 - 7:48pm
Lake-effect snow piles up in Superior, will move to North Shore today
A band of lake-effect snow left nearly a foot of accumulation near Superior from Friday evening through early Saturday morning, the National Weather Service reported. A weather spotter five miles southeast of Superior reported 11.5 inches of snow as of 2:45 a.m. Saturday.
December 14, 2013 - 8:15am
December 11, 2013
Shipping traffic for Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013
DULUTH ENTRY Morning: Lee A. Tregurtha, arriving to load iron ore pellets; Algoma Montrealais, departing; Peter R. Cresswell, departing with...
December 11, 2013 - 12:00am
December 10, 2013
Shipping traffic for Dec. 10, 2013
Tuesday, Dec. 10 The Algoma Montrealais discharges cement at the Holcim dock on Rice's Point on Monday. (Photo by Diane Hilden) DULUTH ENTRY Morning:...
December 10, 2013 - 12:00am
December 9, 2013
Shipping traffic for Monday, Dec. 9
The Dutch-flagged vessel Volgaborg arrived in the Twin Ports on Sunday afternoon to load grain. The Volgaborg is scheduled to leave port this...
December 9, 2013 - 12:00am
December 7, 2013
Crew members recovering, cleanup underway after Two Harbors train derailment
The two crew members injured in Thursday's derailment of a Canadian National Railway train in Two Harbors remain hospitalized, according to Patrick...
December 7, 2013 - 6:15am
December 6, 2013
Silver Bay City Council moves forward on fire truck grant
On Monday Dec. 2, the Silver Bay City Council decided unanimously to move forward with resolution 2013-48, a written grant application to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for the purchase of a new fire truck. The written grant application will go to FEMA's Assistance to Firefighters...
December 6, 2013 - 2:09pm
Shopko Hometown Foundation launches "Help Us Give Back" in support of schools
Foundation to Donate up to $2,000 This week, the Shopko Hometown Foundation announced that it will be giving back to the 181 communities where it has stores. For every signature Shopko Hometown in Two Harbors receives between Dec. 1- 24, the foundation will make a $1 donation...
December 6, 2013 - 2:08pm
Grants help those looking to buy a home
Lake Bank customers looking to buy a home can now get a leg up with some free money. The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines awarded The Lake Bank $15,000 in grants designed to help those purchasing their first home. "The point of this program is to put back into the community,"...
December 6, 2013 - 2:07pm
Ask a Trooper: Traffic warnings
Question: How long does a written warning ticket for speeding, for example, stay on your record? Answer: A paper warning does not go on your driving record. As for citations for speed, according to Driver and Vehicle Services, speeding tickets generally stay on record for five...
December 6, 2013 - 1:45pm
Lake Co. Sheriff's Report: Nov. 25
Monday, Nov. 25 Inmate Population: 16 6:34 a.m. Deputy makes traffic stop on Scenic Dr. at Larsmont Rd. Warn for headlight. 11:21 Deputy transports inmate to Miller Dwan for appt. 12:04 p.m. Deputy responds to report...
December 6, 2013 - 1:44pm