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Lake County News Chronicle
Lingering effects of mining downturn reflected in latest unemployment rate
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Aug. 26
Two Harbors Police Report: Aug. 26
Radio Activity: Archivist's ambitious undertaking
MnDOT presents plan for bike route through Lake County
Experienced volleyball squad returns for Mariners
Swim team looks to rebuild after graduation losses
Offense is key to Agates' success
Experience not lacking for Two Harbors football
Bayside Chatter: Mariners look to rebuild after losing seven starters
baseball and softball
Letter: A life-changing volunteer opportunity
Legal Learning: Age discrimination illegal, but still present
On Faith: Making time for the Sabbath day
Judge's View: Smartphones can lead to dumb acts behind the wheel
Ask a Trooper: Minimum size for a steering wheel
ROBERT (Freeman) BENGTSSON
BRUCE A. ESKOLA
MARY (CHAUNCY) OPSAHL
A Lake County weekend busy with events
North Shore Library News: Aug. 26
Lake County Past: Aug. 26
North Shore Library News: Aug. 19
Lake County Past: Aug. 19
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Aug. 26
Minnesota wolf population stable
DNR Report: Aug. 19
DNR Report: Aug. 12
Minnesota's high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Legals: Aug. 19
Legals: Aug. 12
Legals: Aug. 5
Legals: July 29
Legals: July 22
January 15, 2016
School Board agrees to easement for Superior Hiking Trail parking lot
The Lake Superior School District Board approved a motion at a meeting Tuesday to continue an easement agreement with the Superior Hiking Trail Association that allows Superior Hiking Trail users to park cars in a small parking lot sitting on a 40-acre piece of LSSD property at Highway...
January 15, 2016 - 4:00am
October 16, 2015
Subs ask for rate increase to match five day week
The Lake Superior School District substitute committee sent a letter to the school board requesting the board amend the pay raise approved in August for the four-day week to match the rate of pay approved if the district returned to a five-day week at some time in the future. The...
October 16, 2015 - 2:08am
September 18, 2015
William Kelley Schools received $27,000 donation
William Kelley Schools received a donation of more than $27,000 from the Pat Lorntson Children's Endowment to further fine arts and arts education at WKS during the Lake Superior School District board meeting Tuesday. In addition, the endowment's law firm Maki and Overom donated...
September 18, 2015 - 9:27am
Substitutes get pay raise, youth hockey raises arena rent
The Lake Superior School District board approved a pay raise for substitute teachers in the district at its meeting Tuesday. The unanimous decision, with board members Dwight Moe and Cyndi Ryder absent, raised substitute pay from $106 per day to $120 for the four-day week and...
August 18, 2015 - 12:24pm
January 20, 2015
Brief: Jan. 16
Beargrease will start in Two Harbors This year, the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon headquarters were moved to Two Harbors. This week, it was announced that the race will have an even stronger Lake County flavor. Race officials announced Sunday that the race will also start...
January 20, 2015 - 1:43pm
August 18, 2014
Class sizes kick off school board meeting
Kyle Farris firstname.lastname@example.org Larger-than-usual class sizes at Minnehaha Elementary School were an object of concern among board members of the Lake Superior School District at the board’s monthly meeting last week. Recent projections put the two incoming fourth-grade...
August 18, 2014 - 4:43pm
May 16, 2014
School board grapples with athletics
Athletics dominated the agenda at a school board meeting in Silver Bay this week. The Lake Superior School District spent a considerable amount of time on the topic on Tuesday night, including discussions about the cheerleadng team and a debate over whether cutting games from the...
May 16, 2014 - 12:26pm
April 18, 2014
Hockey and budget on the school board agenda
A group of parents made a plea for a combined Two Harbors / Silver Bay hockey team at Monday’s school board meeting. Hockey parents filled the room and two spoke for the possible change in front of the Lake Superior School District board. Casey Komarek is a parent and one of the...
April 18, 2014 - 11:18am
December 13, 2013
School board notes
The four-day week is a discussion topic at school board meetings again. Lake Superior School District superintendent Bill Crandall broached the topic with the board at its most recent meeting. During the Minnesota School Board Association meeting in January, he said all of the...
December 13, 2013 - 1:34pm
October 31, 2013
October school board meeting wrap-up
Three officers representing the Two Harbors Police Department and the Lake County Sheriff's Office kicked off the Lake Superior School District board meeting on Thursday, Oct. 17, with discussion about DARE, an education program facilitated by law enforcement officers and intended...
October 31, 2013 - 12:20pm
September 20, 2013
Borg appointed to Pichotta's school board seat
The newest school board member took his oath of office last week at William Kelley School. Paul Borg of Beaver Bay was appointed by the Lake Superior School District school board to serve the remainder of the term of the District 2 seat, the position from which Jack Pichotta resigned...
September 20, 2013 - 2:55pm
May 2, 2013
School district faces $900,000 deficit
The Lake Superior School District school board held a special meeting before a full house on Tuesday to discuss looming budget cuts under consideration for next year. Business manager Lance Takkunen started the meeting by telling the board that, based on projections, the district...
May 2, 2013 - 1:34pm
March 22, 2013
School Board throws support behind levy bill
Last Thursday at William Kelley School, the Lake Superior School District voted to support a bill introduced in the Minnesota House of Representatives by Rep. David Dill. The bill would allow Lake Superior School District to levy up to $200 per resident pupil per year for technology,...
March 22, 2013 - 1:38pm
November 7, 2012
Comprehensive look at Northland mayoral, city election results
Results of mayoral and other city elections from around the Northland: Babbitt Bernice Norregaard defeated incumbent Mayor Glenn Anderson, 514 votes to 327. Buhl Mayor Craig Pulford won re-election, defeating Chris Primeau 287 votes to 204. Ely Challenger Ross Peterson easily...
November 7, 2012 - 2:58pm
September 21, 2012
Hockey details emerge at school board meeting
The colors of the new Lake County hockey team have been decided: black, white and silver. At the Lake Superior School District school board meeting last week, Bill Crandall, interim superintendent, presented the equipment budget for the team. It needs $11,000 to pay for uniforms with...
September 21, 2012 - 1:00pm