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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
Starwatch: Goodbye Jupiter, hello meteor shower
As August begins, Jupiter comes out in the sun's afterglow and soon drops out of sight. High in the southwest, the brilliant star Arcturus starts...
July 29, 2016 - 4:00am
July 1, 2016
Starwatch: New moon on July 4 great for stargazing
Star watchers have good reasons -- besides the usual one -- to celebrate on July 4. First, we get a new moon, which means we can watch stars...
July 1, 2016 - 4:00am
June 3, 2016
Starwatch: Saturn's big moment is here
Saturn has been playing second fiddle to Mars all year, but in June the red planet fades while the ringed planet reaches its pinnacle. Saturn's...
June 3, 2016 - 4:00am
April 29, 2016
Starwatch: May 2016
On May 9 we're treated to the spectacle of a small black dot crawling across the sun's face. This is a rare transit of Mercury, when the little...
April 29, 2016 - 4:00am
April 1, 2016
Starwatch: April 2016
Mercury, the messenger of the gods, pops into the evening sky in April, making its best evening appearance of the year. Look to the west-northwest...
April 1, 2016 - 4:00am
March 4, 2016
Starwatch: March 2016
The five planets that adorned the morning sky last month are now going their separate ways. Mercury slips behind the sun on March 23, and Venus...
March 4, 2016 - 4:00am
January 29, 2016
Starwatch: Feb. 2016
The shortest month opens with a long line of planets strung across the morning sky. Look about an hour before sunrise Feb. 1 and find Venus,...
January 29, 2016 - 4:00am
October 30, 2015
Starwatch: November 2015
November brings one of the roundest rising moons any of us will ever see. On the evening of the 25th, the moon rises within a half hour of the...
October 30, 2015 - 12:33am
May 29, 2015
Starwatch: June 2015
In June, the approach between Venus and Jupiter culminates in the two brightest planets finally meeting over the western horizon. They...
May 29, 2015 - 2:04pm
May 1, 2015
Starwatch: May 2015
Against a backdrop of brightening May twilight, Venus and Jupiter enter the most dramatic phase of a months-long evening dance. On May...
May 1, 2015 - 1:48pm
March 27, 2015
Starwatch: April 2015
April wastes little time bringing us its biggest event: a full moon undergoing a total eclipse the morning of the 4th.
March 27, 2015 - 11:09am
January 2, 2015
January 2015 Starwatch
MEDIA NOTE: For a black graphic, click here. For a white graphic, click here. We'll be treated to a long, slow approach between the two brightest planets in 2015, a year that gets off to a running start with a full moon. January's "wolf" moon reaches fullness at 10:53 p.m. on...
January 2, 2015 - 10:09am
October 3, 2014
The moon puts on two spectacular shows this month: a total lunar eclipse and a partial solar eclipse. The lunar eclipse happens in the wee...
October 3, 2014 - 2:44pm
August 29, 2014
Minnesota Starwatch: September 2014
From Deane Morrison University of Minnesota A terrific harvest moon and a meeting of celestial rivals are among the delights in store...
August 29, 2014 - 10:35am
June 27, 2014
Minnesota Starwatch: July
From Deane Morrison As night falls, the trio of Mars, Saturn and the red star Antares comes out in the south and southwest. If you haven’t seen this sight, now’s the time to catch it. Mars is in the southwest, traveling eastward against the background of stars. On the 13th...
June 27, 2014 - 11:26am