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Lake County News Chronicle
Agates' Hebl vies for state Triple A Award
Two Harbors residents to see stormwater utility fee hike
Two Harbors Police Report: March 23
Lake County Sheriff's Report: March 23
Local officials lobby at Capitol
DNR Report: March 24
Softball preview: Mariners return potent lineup
Baseball preview: Defense key for Agates in 2018
Two Harbors Curling Club League Results: March 15
DNR Report: March 18
baseball and softball
Ask a Trooper: Friend has suspended license; can I drive her car?
On Faith: The time has come to set aside differences
Judge's View: Youth movement deserves credit
Legal Learning: 'The Post' should be required reading
Ask a Trooper: How long can trains block railroad crossings?
Ronald "Grub" Anderson
Jean D. Sullivan
Richard Joseph Grupe
Dorothy Helen Puent
Lake Superior Community Theatre presents 'Fences'
Finland festival celebrates fictional saint
Lake County Past: March 17
North Shore Library News: March 17
Miss Pre-Teen Lake County seeks applicants
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: March 24
DNR Report: March 18
DNR Report: March 9
DNR Report: March 5
North Shore sees coho salmon earlier than usual
Mike and Diane Holbeck
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
June 9, 2017
Silver Bay Council: New patrolman sworn-in
At the Silver Bay City Council meeting on Monday Mayor Scott Johnson officially hired new Police Officer Chris Ruberg to the Silver Bay Police...
June 9, 2017 - 4:00am
June 2, 2017
Ask a Trooper: What should I do if I get pulled over?
Q: I was wondering what a person should do if they are driving and are stopped by an officer. Do I get out or stay in the vehicle?
June 2, 2017 - 4:00am
May 18, 2017
Car rams Times Square pedestrians, causing casualties
NEW YORK - A speeding car crashed into pedestrians on a sidewalk in New York City's busy Times Square on Thursday, May 18, causing multiple injuries,...
May 18, 2017 - 11:39am
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