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Two Harbors native kicks off campaign for Congress
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Oct. 13
Two Harbors Police Report: Oct. 13
Two Harbors Council moves CIP forward with alleys
Red Cross offers free smoke alarms, installation to Lake County residences
North Shore boys, girls win Polar League
Agate relay teams outlast Denfeld
Two Harbors shutout Hibbing-Chisholm
Volleyball: Agates pick up two wins
Two Harbors senior goes all out all the time
baseball and softball
Judge's View: Free speech easy to support if it never offends
On Faith: Forgiveness is letting go of bitterness
Guest Commentary: Lake County Board pave proverbial road for sulfide-ore copper mining
Ask a Trooper: What are other states doing to make roads safer?
On Faith: Be there for those who need us
Kenneth C. Larson
Robert Frank Olson
Vicky Lynn Johnson
Mabel S. Hoseth
Joanne E. Sansom
Town hall meeting to combat mental illness stigma
North Shore Library News: Oct. 13
Lake County Past: Oct. 13
THAF celebrates milestone with food, music
Lake County Past: Oct. 6
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Oct. 13
DNR Report: Oct. 6
DNR Report: Sept. 29
Hunter has harrowing encounter with wolves near Isabella
DNR Report: Sept. 22
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
March 1, 2013
Once again, astronomers wait with bated breath to see if a new comet will turn out to be a delight or a dud. Comet Pan-STARRS reaches maximum brightness around the 9th-10th, but it may be easiest to find on the 12th, when a thin crescent moon can help. Look west about 45 minutes...
March 1, 2013 - 12:08pm
December 28, 2012
The new year opens with Jupiter still dominating the night sky. Earth passed the king of planets in the orbital race a month ago, but something...
December 28, 2012 - 5:04pm
October belongs to Pegasus and the water constellations, which float through the southern sky after nightfall. Reigning supreme high in the...
September 28, 2012 - 2:44pm
August 23, 2012
As September turns summer into fall, our old friend Saturn sinks into the sun's afterglow. Left behind--for now--in the evening sky, Mars manages to avoid the same fate. But Mars is fading as it falls ever farther behind Earth in the orbital race. If you have trouble finding it...
August 23, 2012 - 4:31pm
July 27, 2012
August gives us two full moons and the Perseid meteor shower, plus a tight grouping of two planets and a star in the evening sky. What more could...
July 27, 2012 - 3:45pm
September 29, 2011
Starwatch: Fall season brings new viewing opportunities
Take advantage of the clear, crisp nights to watch October's celestial show. Headliners this year are Mars and the moon. About two hours before dawn on the 1st, grab your binoculars and look to the east. You'll see the bright star Regulus, in Leo, and above and slightly to its right...
September 29, 2011 - 8:00am
July 28, 2011
Starwatch: Summer's ending brings new stars
The end of summer brings the laid-back water constellations into the evening sky and gives us our last good look at the stars of Scorpius and Sagittarius. Those two constellations move from south to southwest during August. Scorpius, slithering across the southern horizon, leads...
July 28, 2011 - 8:00am