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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
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
35 years after base closes, 756th Radar Squadron re-unites
From a hillside three miles northeast of Finland, for 30 years during the Cold War, the U.S. Air Force watched the skies for any unknown aircraft...
July 10, 2015 - 3:48pm
North Shore Rotary gets new president
On June 23, the North Shore Rotary celebrated The Changing of the Guard with a picnic where President Lyle Northey, right, passed the job to...
July 10, 2015 - 3:21pm