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Lake County News Chronicle
WKS get ExxonMobil grant
Beargrease kids' race canceled; cutest puppy contest to be held as scheduled
Donations come in to help Two Harbors couple
Socially Active Seniors gets new director
Silver Bay Council approves resignation
Two Harbors girls dominate Silver Bay
Mariner boys rock Agates
Bayside Chatter: Storm girls drop 2, win 1
Bayside Chatter: Storm teams suffer a loss each
Injuries mounting for undefeated Two Harbors girls
baseball and softball
Legal Learning: Lake County Rescue Squad deserves applause
Ask a Trooper: Blowing snow into the street
On Faith: Jesus' Sermon on the Mount
Editorial: County passes on chance to show fiscal responsibility
Climate Column: Produce and plastics and what they have in common
GERTRUDE "Gerry" BAUMANN
DANIEL "LEE" GUALTIERI
ROGER A. BJORK
North Shore man enjoys 'monkey business' of astrophotography
North Shore Library News: Jan. 20
Lake County Past: Jan. 20
Violence prevention training offered
Humane society donation
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Jan. 20
DNR Report: Jan. 13
DNR Report: Jan. 6
DNR Report: Dec. 30
DNR Report: Dec. 16
Legals: Jan. 20
Legals: Jan. 13
Legals: Jan. 6
Legals: Dec. 30
Legals: Dec. 23
April 12, 2013
Lake County commissioner pleads guilty to DWI
Longtime Lake County Commissioner Derrick Lee Goutermont has pleaded guilty in State District Court to operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol on March 20. "It was my mistake," Goutermont told the News-Chronicle this week. "It was a bad judgment after a long day." District...
April 12, 2013 - 3:30am
April 7, 2013
Reminder: Highway 61 closure in eastern Duluth starts Monday
The city of Duluth's efforts to extend the Lakewalk trail system farther east will spur traffic detours starting Monday. The Lakewalk extension work will include a pedestrian tunnel that allows users to safely cross under Minnesota Highway 61. Starting Monday, the city will...
April 7, 2013 - 4:28pm
Snowfall reports from around the Northland
Snowfall reports from around the Northland through Sunday morning, as relayed by the National Weather Service in Duluth. 10.7 inches - Two Harbors (6 miles W) 10 inches - Two Harbors 9 inches - Babbitt 8.5 inches - Virginia (5 miles N) 8 inches - Two Harbors, Larsmont, Grand...
April 7, 2013 - 10:41am
April 6, 2013
Snow ending in Northland; more than a half-foot reported in some areas
Accumulating snow has largely ended in the Northland this evening. The early spring storm dropped more than a half-foot of snow in some locations. Roads...
April 6, 2013 - 8:51pm
March 30, 2013
Running: Grandma's, WhistleStop marathons now part of Great Lakes Series
Grandma's Marathon, the WhistleStop Marathon and Thunder Bay (Ontario) Marathon are part of the inaugural Great Lakes Marathon Series, a collaboration of 25 races in the U.S.
March 30, 2013 - 3:20am
March 22, 2013
Two Harbors man killed in crash with logging truck
An 85-year-old Two Harbors man died Thursday afternoon when his pickup truck collided with a logging truck northwest of Two Harbors. The Lake County Sheriff's Office reported that the crash happened at about 2:45 p.m. at the intersection of County Highway 12 (Westover Road) and Holm...
March 22, 2013 - 4:52pm
March 17, 2013
Winter storm still on track to hit the Northland on Monday
A late-winter storm still is on track to affect the Northland starting late tonight and lasting through Monday night. The National Weather Service has issued winter weather advisories for the region for the potential of a half-foot of snow or more in some areas.
March 17, 2013 - 10:51am
March 10, 2013
Snowfall reports from around the Northland
Snowfall reports from around the Northland for the storm that affected the region late Friday night into Saturday, as relayed by the National Weather Service in Duluth: 9 inches - Leader 8.5 inches - Dixon Lake 8.3 inches - Bigfork 8 inches - Duluth (Kenwood area) 7 inches...
March 10, 2013 - 10:32am
March 9, 2013
Northland man guilty in wolf-killing case gets month in halfway house, lifetime firearms ban
As punishments go, the month Vern Hoff must spend in a halfway house for his crime may pass quickly. But as a federal judge noted Thursday, the lifetime ban on firearms will require some big adjustments for the Northland man who took his new bride hunting for their honeymoon. "Your...
March 9, 2013 - 12:17am
March 5, 2013
Snowfall totals from around the Northland - updated at 6 p.m.
Snow totals from around the Northland as of 6 p.m.
March 5, 2013 - 6:05pm
March 4, 2013
Heavy snow expected west, south of Twin Ports
A major winter snowstorm is already pummeling North Dakota and western Minnesota and is expected to make its mark on the Northland overnight. Snow...
March 4, 2013 - 3:28pm
January 29, 2013
Curling: Northland residents among U.S. senior champs
Despite a harrowing car accident before their first match, the Margie Smith rink went on capture the USA Curling Senior National Championships women's title Sunday night in Fairbanks, Alaska. Smith's team, which includes Norma O'Leary of Silver Bay and Lucy DeVore of Superior, went...
January 29, 2013 - 3:00am
January 27, 2013
Field reports: North Shore gravel bars, created by flooding, could cause problems for fish
Last summer's flooding has created large gravel bars that are blocking the mouths of several North Shore streams, say fisheries officials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Don Schreiner, DNR Lake Superior area fisheries supervisor, inspected several streams between...
January 27, 2013 - 4:59pm
January 21, 2013
Wind chill warning now in effect until noon Tuesday
The National Weather Service has extended the wind chill warning for Northeastern Minnesota until noon Tuesday, Wind chills to near 50 below zero are possible this morning, and again tonight. A less-severe wind chill advisory is in effect for Northwestern Wisconsin until noon Tuesday,...
January 21, 2013 - 8:20am
January 19, 2013
Authorities ID victim of fatal crash on North Shore
Authorities have identified the victim of a fatal two-car crash Friday afternoon on Highway 61 along the North Shore. The Minnesota State Patrol said Saturday that Caitlin D. Kelly, 19, of Northfield, Minn., was killed when her Honda Civic, traveling northbound on Highway 61 about...
January 19, 2013 - 9:36am