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Lake County News Chronicle
Lake County Sheriff's Report: June 23
Two Harbors Police Report: June 23
Volunteers work to reroute Superior Hiking Trail
County seeks injunction against leaking septic system
Two Harbors purchases land for $210K for new municipal liquor store
Rivals 'take some lumps' in the opening games
Bayside Chatter: Polar League All Star games, the last for me
Track: Johnson surges to 3rd place at state
Bayside Chatter: Mariners hand out end of season awards
Agate relay team poised for state title run
baseball and softball
Home for the Summer: Parting ways in Illinois
Belief Matters: Jesus drinking a brew with a ragtag group
On Faith: Fulfilling your Christian calling
Intern Column: An Affair with Language
Consumers Column: Be aware of the signs of 'skimmers'
Jeffrey A Voeltz
Lois Mae Vontin
Joyce Evenna Sanford
Betty Jane Bailey
Marsha Vieno Parr
Talk to explore history of skiing in Minnesota
Torch run ignites Two Harbors
Lake County Past: June 23
Two Harbors City Band Concert: June 29
Program makes homes more accessible
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: June 23
DNR Report: June 16
Pow Wow Trail reopens after 6 years
DNR Report: June 9
DNR Report: June 2
Legals: June 23
Legals: June 16
Legals: June 9
Legals: June 2
Legals: May 26
July 9, 2016
Missing child near Finland found
A 14-year-old boy who was reported missing late Friday night was found early Saturday morning. The boys was found at 3:11 a.m after being missing for nearly 11 hours. According to Lake County Sheriff Carey Johnson, the boy was found in the garage of a home on Highway 61 near the...
July 9, 2016 - 11:42am
Home for the Summer: Meeting Betty in Finland
Our love affair with Lake Superior's North Shore began in 1973 when we first stayed at Fenstad's Resort.
July 9, 2016 - 4:00am
June 17, 2016
Home for the Summer: Caring for plants on the North Shore
Well, we're back — back up in Minnesota, back on the North Shore, back in our cabin. We're checking out what's new (our roof and eaves), what's changed (the beach), what's the same (just about everything else).
June 17, 2016 - 4:00am
June 15, 2016
Two of five North Shore beaches still remain unsafe
Three of the five beaches in Two Harbors and Grand Marais areas that were identified as unsafe Tuesday have been removed from the advisory list, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. The Knife River Marina Beach, Agate Bay Beach in Two Harbors and Burlington Bay Beach...
June 15, 2016 - 5:40pm
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 7, 2016
Crews battling new wildfires near Finland, Embarrass
Read an updated story here. --- Two new wildfires drew the attention of fire crews in the Northland on Saturday -- one in the Embarrass area, and another near Finland. The Northland FireWire reported that "numerous" fire departments were battling a wildfire near the intersection of...
May 7, 2016 - 7:02pm
May 6, 2016
'85 cold case still unsolved after remains found at Gooseberry Falls 2 years ago
Two years ago today, an off-duty Lake County Sheriff's Office employee discovered the skeletal remains of a woman while training his dog in a...
May 6, 2016 - 4:00am
May 2, 2016
Lake County plans 50-mile mountain-biking trail
Northern Minnesota mountain bikers might soon have another substantial chunk of backcountry dirt to ride on the North Shore. Lake County officials...
May 2, 2016 - 10:51am
April 8, 2016
NSFCU Hunger Heroes campaign completes first month with success
North Shore Federal Credit Union's Hunger Hero campaign completed its first month with great success. NSFCU members donated over $8,000 in...
April 8, 2016 - 4:00am
March 26, 2016
Two injured in head-on crash on Highway 61
Two people were injured late Friday in a head-on crash involving a wrong-way driver on Minnesota Highway 61 between Duluth and Two Harbors. The...
March 26, 2016 - 8:50am
February 3, 2016
‘Your champion, our champion’: Schroeder races to fourth win at Beargrease
Breaking trail through the night, Nathan Schroeder overcame newfallen snow, a game challenger — and a haunting past — to win a record-tying...
February 3, 2016 - 2:32pm
January 22, 2016
Train cars moved for some residents
Some residents' view of Lake Superior has been restored after North Shore Scenic Railroad worked with the St. Louis and Lake Counties Regional...
January 22, 2016 - 4:00am
January 14, 2016
Laid-off mine workers in Silver Bay hear from legislators
Laid-off workers and local officials gathered Wednesday evening in Silver Bay to hear from state legislators about what's being done to combat...
January 14, 2016 - 11:55am
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