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William Kelley students test camera skills in nature
Two Harbors Council: Short-term RV rental OK in proper campsite
Two Harbors street improvement project bids awarded
Lake County Sheriff's Report: May 18
Highway 1 lane closures to begin in Lake County
DNR Report: May 20
Two Harbors Youth Hockey Board hears concerns
Two Harbors Walleye Fishing League Results: Week 1
Softball: Mariners surprise Esko
Track and field: Mariners set conference record
baseball and softball
Ask a Trooper: Are tinted windows OK if driver has prescription?
Hamilton: The dangers of debt
On Faith: No longer alone
Legal Learning: The rule of law and Donald Trump
Letter: Deferred assessments 'a nefarious insanity'
Wilfred "Bill" Jensen
June Virginia Leopold
North Shore Library News: May 13
Lake County Past: May 13
Residents encouraged to 'Stamp Out Hunger' Saturday
Fundraiser invites women to give gowns a second spin
Lake County Past: May 4
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: May 20
Tick season is here
DNR Report: May 12
Wolf Ridge opens sustainable lodge
Gear sale to benefit local trails
Monica Alice Johnson
Mike and Diane Holbeck
Gordon & Janice Klein
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
March 28, 2014
April 2014 Starwatch
From Deane Morrison University of Minnesota The sky could get pretty red in April as Mars makes its best showing of the year and the moon undergoes a total eclipse. On the April 8, Earth finally catches up to Mars in the orbital race. At that moment the sun, Earth and the Red...
March 28, 2014 - 2:15pm
January 31, 2014
Deane Morrison University of Minnesota The knot of bright winter constellations reaches its highest point in the south during the mid-evening...
January 31, 2014 - 1:58pm
January 3, 2014
January 2014 Starwatch
From Deane Morrison, University of Minnesota In January, Earth barely “laps” Jupiter in the orbital race before being lapped by Venus. Earth overtakes Jupiter on the 5th, when it glides directly between the planet and the sun. At that time Jupiter is at a point called opposition,...
January 3, 2014 - 12:01pm
November 29, 2013
It's no accident that holidays featuring lights are celebrated in December. This month Venus and Jupiter--and possibly one comet--crank up the...
November 29, 2013 - 12:14pm
October 4, 2013
This year, October's most spectacular show probably will be an old friend: the full hunter's moon. When that moon rises on Oct. 18, it will...
October 4, 2013 - 1:45pm
August 29, 2013
University of Minnesota September Starwatch
Saturn swoops down on Venus in the middle of September, a month chock full of celestial events. Wasting no time, September opens with a waning...
August 29, 2013 - 9:53am
June 27, 2013
Two of the most delightful constellations reach their highest point in the south this month. After nightfall the slithery, S-shaped form of...
June 27, 2013 - 5:40pm
May 23, 2013
June starts out with Saturn low in the south and east of Spica, the brightest star in Virgo. The two have been a pair for many months, and they move steadily toward the west as summer goes by. In the fall, both will disappear into the sunset. The bright star above Saturn is Arcturus,...
May 23, 2013 - 3:20pm
April 25, 2013
Starwatch: May 2013
After the April we've had, May has got to have clearer skies. Let's hope so, anyway. We'll need those clear skies to see Jupiter, Venus and...
April 25, 2013 - 3:22pm
March 28, 2013
The lion may seem a more suitable symbol for March, but it's in April that Leo makes its best showing. And this year, so does Saturn. Look high...
March 28, 2013 - 4:30pm