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Lake County News Chronicle
Diver dies while exploring shipwreck near Split Rock Lighthouse
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Sept 22
Two Harbors Police Report: Sept. 22
Two Harbors Area Fund reaches milestone
Silver Bay City Council: Horn Boulevard project, admin contract discussed
Volleyball: Mariners lose three
Volleyball: Agates still winless
Football: Two Harbors rebound against Pine City
Soccer: Agates win one, tie twice
Football: Missing five starters, Silver Bay falls to North Woods
baseball and softball
On Faith: Unexpected turns in life
Consumers: What to do after Equifax data breach
Adventures in Early Childhood: Friendships and peer role models in the classroom
Beuna May Bugel: Misunderstanding of epilepsy
Ask a Trooper: Turn signals and roundabouts
Donald Martin Severson
Murphy speaks at AKRW program
North Shore Library News: Sept. 22
Lake County Past: Sept. 22
Wolf Ridge Organic Farm holds research field day
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Sept. 22
Agencies, landowners partner to improve forest health
DNR Report: Sept. 15
DNR Report: Sept. 8
DNR Report: Sept. 1
September 15, 2017
Run to raise funds for observation platform
The summer is fighting to keep trees green and plants growing, but in just a few short weeks leaves will be turning yellow, red and orange and...
September 15, 2017 - 4:00am
September 8, 2017
Sisters work to make business go 'Tree to Tree'
Several years ago, sisters Leah Bott and Brenda Swanson were camping at Cadotte Lake in northeastern St. Louis County and they saw some other...
September 8, 2017 - 4:00am
August 25, 2017
DNR report: Aug. 25
Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely 1) reports he focused on angling enforcement over the week with generally very good reports coming from anglers, especially inside the BWCAW. Bear baiting activity continues to be slow, although more baits were found to be actively visited this...
August 25, 2017 - 4:00am
June 30, 2017
Ely canoe outfitter shut down by IRS
Ely's oldest operating canoe-outfitting business has been shut down by the Internal Revenue Service for nonpayment of taxes, with equipment and canoes apparently seized by the government. An IRS notice on the door of Wilderness Outfitters notifies potential customers of the closure...
June 30, 2017 - 4:00am
November 25, 2016
Column: Getting outside the comfort zone
At about 8 a.m. last Saturday I sat in a camping chair in about 12 inches of snow and I wore enough blaze orange to be spotted from the International Space Station.
November 25, 2016 - 4:00am
November 4, 2016
Virgin forest with trees up to 200 years old purchased from Will Steger
Global explorer Will Steger was hiking the North Shore ridge in 1996, at a vista along the Superior Hiking Trail, when he noticed something in...
November 4, 2016 - 4:00am
October 7, 2016
SHTA unveils new website
The Superior Hiking Trail recently celebrated its 30th anniversary and as part of the celebration, the Superior Hiking Trail Association recently...
October 7, 2016 - 4:00am
July 18, 2016
SWCD to lead canoe trip down Cloquet River
Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District is partnering with the South St. Louis SWCD to offer a canoe float down the Cloquet River Saturday.
July 18, 2016 - 1:31pm
June 10, 2016
DNR Report: June 10
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Sean Williams (Ely) reports he spent several days working at the international border as part of an interagency operation checking compliance of fish and game laws. The majority of hunters and anglers checked crossing the border...
June 10, 2016 - 4:00am
February 19, 2016
Silver Bay DNR officer "surprised" by award
Silver Bay's Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer David Schottenbauer recently received a Meritorious Service Award...
February 19, 2016 - 4:00am
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
December 31, 2015
Start the new year on the right foot (and the left) with a 'First Day Hike' at Tettegouche State Park
Burn off holiday calories, cure cabin fever and enjoy the winter landscape and wildlife by joining the naturalist for a First Day Hike at Tettegouche State Park from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 1. First Day Hikes are part a nationwide effort to get as many kids and adults as possible...
December 31, 2015 - 4:00am
June 12, 2015
Help whip the SHT into shape
Staff at the Superior Hiking Trail Association are seeking volunteers to help trim back summer growth on the Superior Hiking Trail. "Trail Whip Saturdays" will be held June 27 and July 18. At least six volunteers are needed each day to operate the weed whippers and loppers and...
June 12, 2015 - 1:10pm
May 15, 2015
Letter to the Editor: Steelhead vs. beaver in Knife River
Why should non-native steelhead be forced to survive in the Knife River? It's not all that suited to them. Is there something wrong with our native game fish? I don't think that's nice for the fish or that habitat should be destroyed trying to force the fish to thrive. Try and say...
May 15, 2015 - 12:22pm
May 8, 2015
Help plant trees on May 16
Trout Unlimited and its partner agencies are seeking volunteers to help plant trees along the Little Stewart River on May 16. The planting is part of a large-scale project to restore and repair the Stewart River Watershed. Interested parties can meet at 1767 Waldo Rd. at 9...
May 8, 2015 - 2:30pm