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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
July 8, 2016
Bud Hamilton (left), a resident at the Minnesota Veterans Home of Silver Bay, and charter captain Dave Martin display the trout Hamilton caught...
July 8, 2016 - 4:00am
June 10, 2016
Silver Bay 'company man' turns 100
Silver Bay resident and founder Walter Skalsky celebrated a major milestone June 3 in his home of nearly 50 years. Skalsky, surrounded by friends...
June 10, 2016 - 4:00am
May 27, 2016
Service Officer Brief: Memorial Day
Well Lake County, it's that time of year again. Don't forget Memorial Day is Monday. Flags go out at Lake View Cemetery in Two Harbors today starting at approximately 8:30 a.m. Call other cemeteries or townships if looking for flag posting info at other locations. As far as Lakeview...
May 27, 2016 - 4:00am
May 20, 2016
Service Officer's Brief: Keep documents, get involved
If you can't make or keep any other resolution, as a veteran, resolve to gather your personal documents and information, and keep them in a safe place for use by loved ones. It's the right thing to do. To all Lake County veterans, a suggestion? In 2016, get involved in veteran related...
May 20, 2016 - 4:00am
Veterans Home in Silver Bay breaks ground on new band shell
Many attended the Minnesota Veterans Home of Silver Bay band shell groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday. According to volunteer program administrator...
May 20, 2016 - 4:00am
May 6, 2016
Poppy Day remembers those lost
On May 13, volunteers will be stationed throughout Two Harbors handing out poppies to those who pass by. Poppy Day is a day to remember those lost in war and to honor veterans in the United States. Poppy Day was started by Moina Michael of Athens, Ga. In November 1918 she distributed...
May 6, 2016 - 4:00am
April 8, 2016
Sando presents annual report to County Board
Lake County Veterans Service Officer Vince Sando presented his annual report on the VSO and the condition of the county's motor pool to the Lake County Board of Commissioners Tuesday at its agenda meeting.
April 8, 2016 - 4:00am
March 25, 2016
Guest Commentary: Why a Vietnam commemoration
I don't often feel compelled to write guest commentaries, but I decided to suspend any personal inhibitions to put some thoughts to paper regarding Vietnam War commemorations. Or should it be called The Second Indochina War? Or something else?
March 25, 2016 - 4:00am
February 19, 2016
Thunderbird Motorcycle Club donates to veteran's home
For more than a decade the Duluth based Thunderbird Motorcycle Club has been presenting the MN Veteran's Home in Silver Bay with a donation....
February 19, 2016 - 4:00am
February 12, 2016
Guest Commentary: Younger veterans
Shortly after our Commander Bill Johnson of the 10th District American Legion of Minnesota was elected last spring, he called me and told me that he had a special project for me. He wanted me to head an Ad Hoc Committee on Younger Veterans. To find out what they wanted out of a veteran's...
February 12, 2016 - 4:00am
August 14, 2015
Mobile Vet Center rolls through Two Harbors
A recreational vehicle driving through Two Harbors on a summer afternoon isn't exactly a rare occurrence, but one sponsored by the U.S. Department...
August 14, 2015 - 1:16pm
May 29, 2015
Remembering those who gave all
On Friday, May 22, about 20 volunteers, many of them veterans, showed up at the Lakeview Cemetery in Two Harbors to plant a small flag at the...
May 29, 2015 - 1:53pm
December 12, 2014
Snowmobile ride in SB honors vets
Larry Shepherd remembers when he came home from the war in Vietnam in the 1970s with his fellow service members. There were no parades, no media...
December 12, 2014 - 2:59pm
October 31, 2014
Veterans call to service: November
From N.V. "Vince" Sando Lake County Veterans Service Officer Hello, again, Lake County veterans. Good to be running this column after my "vacation" this summer. My "heartfelt" thanks for all the well wishes. I'm still pressing the issue of veterans making available and maintaining...
October 31, 2014 - 1:51pm
September 30, 2014
Klobuchar's staff to hear vet's concerns
The veteran's service staff of Senator Amy Klobuchar is visiting Two Harbors Tuesday, Sept. 30 to hear the concerns of Lake County veterans. Greg Swanholm and Tim Cossalter will be representing Klobuchar's office, hearing the concerns and questions of veterans and advising them...
September 30, 2014 - 11:14am