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Lake County News Chronicle
Two Harbors native combines love of baseball, hometown
Lake County Sheriff's Report: April 28
Two Harbors Police Report: April 28
Offer made on land for new city liquor store
Two Harbors group loses big
Agates top Moose Lake-Willow River
Bayside Chatter: Runs flood in for Mariners
Track teams compete at Norm Ayen Invitational
Baseball: Two Harbors wallops Silver Bay
Softball: Mariners and Agates split season series
baseball and softball
Judge's View: Very aware of cameras in courtroom
On Faith: The day that changed history
Belief Matters: Religion, science differ on creation
Climate Column: Carbon pricing, what to do with the money
Ask a Trooper: What are the guidelines for installing a lift kit?
CHARLINE GAIL HENTZ
Mary Ann (Betzler) Kentala
TAUNO W. HYOPPONEN
THOMAS E. MALMO
Cookies for Marines
Community supports Girl Scouts
Spokengear to hold bike, gear swap
North Shore Library News: April 28
Lake County Past: April 28
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: April 28
Trail maintenance in the future at Gooseberry Falls
Voyageurs National Park seeks input on future
DNR Report: April 21
DNR Report: April 14
Legals: April 28
Legals: April 14
Legals: April 7
Legals: March 31
Legals: March 24
March 31, 2017
Ask a Trooper: Is it legal to make traffic stops in unmarked squad cars?
Q: Is it legal for local police or highway patrol to make regular traffic stops with an unmarked vehicle (no markings at all), or does the vehicle...
March 31, 2017 - 4:00am
February 27, 2017
Authorities search for armed man near Finland
FINLAND — Officers from the Lake County and St. Louis County sheriff's offices and Minnesota State Patrol were searching Sunday for a man believed to be armed near Finland. The search was focused in an area off Minnesota Highway 1 near Lax Lake Road.
February 27, 2017 - 9:37am
December 23, 2016
Silver Bay shop with a hero unites community
The Silver Bay Police Department and the Silver Bay Fire Department combined efforts with local merchants to pay it forward to families doing...
December 23, 2016 - 4:00am
November 18, 2016
BCA determined no threat to northern Minnesota schools
Law enforcement officers were at Lake Superior School District schools Wednesday and continued to be stationed there as students were dismissed after the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension passed along information about a nonspecific threat against an unnamed school in northern...
November 18, 2016 - 9:25am
September 9, 2016
Two Harbors man leads police on chase through city
A rural Two Harbors man who allegedly led police on a four-mile chase through the city after striking a fire truck and squad car appeared in court Tuesday. Jeffrey Carl Joseph Swartout, 22, is charged with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, two counts of third-degree...
September 9, 2016 - 4:00am
September 2, 2016
Ask a Trooper: History of the state patrol
Q: Can you talk about the history of the Minnesota State Patrol? A: I was educated about the history of the Minnesota State Patrol while I was a cadet at the training academy. Listed below are some of the important changes and a timeline on when they occurred. In 1929, the Minnesota...
September 2, 2016 - 4:00am
August 12, 2016
Missing Lutsen man found safe
A North Shore man reported missing Friday has been located safe in Aitkin County, authorities said. Earlier Friday, the Cook County Sheriff's...
August 12, 2016 - 4:58pm
Authorities seeking help in locating missing Lutsen man
The Cook County Sheriff's Office has asked for the public's help in locating a missing Lutsen man. Shaun Anthony Bell, 19, was last seen in Cook...
August 12, 2016 - 2:22pm
August 5, 2016
Silver Bay gets new patrolman
At the regular meeting of the Silver Bay City Council on Monday the oath of office was delivered by Mayor Scott Johnson to the newest addition...
August 5, 2016 - 4:00am
June 14, 2016
Two Harbors police asking for help in locating teenage girl
The Two Harbors Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a teenage girl last seen nearly two weeks ago. Hailey Gine Timo,...
June 14, 2016 - 12:02pm
May 20, 2016
Cop for a Day: WKS students learn about police training in new program
Three William Kelley Schools seniors got a taste of the realities of police work last week during a training session with the Silver Bay Police...
May 20, 2016 - 4:00am
December 31, 2015
Silver Bay police set to return to full staff
After more than a year operating with less than a full complement of officers, the Silver Bay Police Department will return to a complete staff...
December 31, 2015 - 4:00am
October 23, 2015
Silver Bay Council swears in new police officer and honors former fire chief
The council chambers was packed at the regular meeting of the Silver Bay City Council Monday when Mayor Scott Johnson administered the oath of office to Andrew Leibel as a probationary police officer. Family, friends and fellow police officers gathered to congratulate Leibel on...
October 23, 2015 - 11:03am
September 25, 2015
Ask a Trooper: Bicyclists, motorists equally responsible for safety on road
Question: Does traffic have to wait for someone on a bicycle trying to cross at an intersection? Answer: Bicyclists and motorists are equally responsible for safety on the road. The number one contributing factor to bicycle-vehicle collisions is failure to yield the right-of-way...
September 25, 2015 - 5:00am
September 4, 2015
A Dream on Hold
Todd Ragan had finally done it. He was living his lifelong dream of serving as a police officer in Silver Bay. Not only that, he had moved to...
September 4, 2015 - 11:00am