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Lake County News Chronicle
2 dead after trees fall on Quetico campsite in storm
Chalk.a.Lot brings the kid out in everyone
Blood donors needed in Two Harbors
Lake County Past: July 22
Summer girls basketball league works through successful season
Rivals top Proctor, fall to Ely
Bay to Bay 10K crowns winner
Two Harbors soccer girls head to Schwan's Cup
Two Harbors Walleye Fishing League: Week 7
Rivals take win over West Duluth
baseball and softball
Legal Learning: Gun laws and ducks
Home for the Summer: Little critters make themselves at home
Climate Column: The debate is heating up
Ask a Trooper: Law regarding railroad crossings
Ask a Trooper: License plates in Minnesota
RAYMOND JOSEPH WIDEN
JEREMY TODD STEVENS
EVE L. THOMPSON
BARBARA ANNE "BOBBY" SMITH
MICHAEL "BONSIE" GROSSKURTH
Lake County Past: July 15
Bay Days celebration takes over Silver Bay
Something for everyone at Heritage Days
Two Harbors City Band program: July 21
Annual Chalk.a.Lot Festival returns for fifth year
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: July 22
DNR Report: July 15
DNR Report: July 8
DNR Report: July 1
Legals: July 22
Legals: July 15
Legals: July 8
Legals: July 1
Legals: June 24
January 10, 2016
Ward Wallin wins 12-dog title at Gunflint Mail Run sled dog race
Ward Wallin of Two Harbors and his team won the 12-dog title of the 2016 Gunflint Mail Run sled dog race, crossing the finish line just ahead of runner-up Matt Schmidt of Grand Marais late Saturday at Trail Center Lodge on the Gunflint Trail. Wallin finished the 100-mile race that...
January 10, 2016 - 10:45am
January 8, 2016
Silver Bay school recognized by state
One Northland school was among 22 across Minnesota recognized by the state last week for their efforts to improve academic performance last school year. Silver Bay's William Kelley Elementary School was named a "celebration" school by the Minnesota Department of Education Dec. 30....
January 8, 2016 - 1:26am
December 11, 2015
Man arrested, victim named in fatal shooting at North Shore resort
Tofte — The Cook County Sheriff’s Office Thursday morning identified the victim of Wednesday’s fatal shooting in Tofte as a 35-year-old...
December 11, 2015 - 4:00am
December 4, 2015
Candidates for 3A House seat sound off on issues
Three candidates will be on the ballot on Tuesday in a special election to fill the House District 3A seat formerly held by David Dill. Democrat...
December 4, 2015 - 4:00am
November 17, 2015
Cliffs to idle Northshore Mining as taconite woes worsen
Cliffs Natural Resources announced Tuesday that it will close its Northshore Mining operations in Silver Bay and Babbitt due to the continuing...
November 17, 2015 - 4:49pm
October 23, 2015
Owners say Lighthouse at Emily's is closing for good
The Lighthouse at Emily's, a popular North Shore restaurant, will close next Sunday. And this time, its owners say it's for good. The closing...
October 23, 2015 - 11:06am
September 11, 2015
Cory Carlson's dog Blade, both of Two Harbors, jumps into the water as the Roger Blough plows past the ore ship American Integrity Tuesday, Sept....
September 11, 2015 - 11:40am
Waters rushing at Gooseberry Falls
Gooseberry Falls was running high on Labor Day after recent heavy rainfall in the area. On Monday morning the National Weather Service relayed...
September 11, 2015 - 11:09am
September 4, 2015
Home for the Summer: Goodbye for now
Well, summer is over. How can that be? We waited clear until the Fourth of July for it to begin, and even at that it got kind of a wobbly start. But, it was great, and now it's leaving us for a long stretch. It was a typical summer for us — a few visitors, a little bit of...
September 4, 2015 - 12:33pm
August 28, 2015
Home for the Summer: The cookstove is more for heating the cabin
When our cabin was built in 1946, a cookstove was installed in it. It was was placed right around the corner from the kitchen door. It still stands there today. It's short and fairly squat and its big round pipe runs up and across to a chimney. As far as we know, that was all there...
August 28, 2015 - 12:05am
August 21, 2015
Home for the Summer: It's trout season
Finally, finally it's trout season. Oh, I'm not talking about out on the big lake where fishermen are hauling in great hunky chunky lake trout. Or even the actual date when fishing season opens. I'm talking about our cabin where the resident fisherman is finally checking his hip boots...
August 21, 2015 - 9:22am
August 17, 2015
Home for the Summer: Minnesota needs a new word
Minnesota needs a new word — whingeing. It means complaining, but there's something about the word itself that explains it. We heard it first from a foreign exchange student from Australia who lived with us years ago. New Zealanders use it too, as well as South Africans. I...
August 17, 2015 - 11:51am
July 31, 2015
Lake County Past: July 31
1915 New Post Office A Post Office has been established at Larsmont and Mr. John Strom has been appointed postmaster at the new location. This will be a great convenience to the residents of this growing village as they have heretofore been obliged to have their mail come to...
July 31, 2015 - 12:00pm
July 17, 2015
Cloquet man dies from injuries suffered in Highway 61 crash
A Cloquet man has died from injuries suffered in a head-on crash on Minnesota Highway 61 near Cole Drechsler, 20, was driving south just before 11 p.m. Saturday when his vehicle was struck by a car traveling north in the southbound lanes. The driver of the other car, Philip Bergerson,...
July 17, 2015 - 1:49pm
July 10, 2015
Woman dies after fall while hiking on North Shore
An 85-year-old woman died from her injuries after falling near the upper falls on the Encampment River on the North Shore, authorities reported Friday. The Lake County Sheriff's Office identified the woman as Sarah O'Brien of White Bear Lake, Minn. The sheriff's office...
July 10, 2015 - 11:02pm