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Lake County News Chronicle
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 rolls out new firewood rules
DNR Report: May 20
Two Harbors Youth Hockey Board hears concerns
Two Harbors Walleye Fishing League Results: Week 1
Softball: Mariners surprise Esko
baseball and softball
Cadeau: The great Mother's Day yarn search
Judge's View: New veterans court shows promise
Ask a Trooper: Are tinted windows OK if driver has prescription?
Hamilton: The dangers of debt
On Faith: No longer alone
Wilfred "Bill" Jensen
Allen John Thorngren
June Virginia Leopold
North Shore Library News: May 22
Torch Run returns to Two Harbors
Lake County Past: May 21
North Shore Library News: May 13
Lake County Past: May 13
arts and entertainment
DNR rolls out new firewood rules
DNR Report: May 20
Tick season is here
DNR Report: May 12
Wolf Ridge opens sustainable lodge
Monica Alice Johnson
Mike and Diane Holbeck
Gordon & Janice Klein
May 10, 2018
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Around a half million anglers will venture out this weekend looking to catch the big one during the Minnesota walleye and pike fishing opene...
May 10, 2018 - 8:56am
April 19, 2018
Legal battle continues between Cliffs, Clarke
The battle between Cleveland-Cliffs and Tom Clarke, owner of ERP Iron Ore and Mesabi Metallics, continues to be waged in courts and in the media.
April 19, 2018 - 11:15am
April 15, 2018
DNR sets annual harvest goal: 200,000 deer
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Monday, April 9, unveiled a new deer management plan that agency officials say will promote...
April 15, 2018 - 12:38pm
February 23, 2018
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
AFTON, Minn. — Afton native Jessie Diggins still has the weathered scrap of cardboard that her idol Kikkan Randall signed for her nearly...
February 23, 2018 - 5:34pm
February 3, 2018
North Country National Trail progress stalled
Northeastern Minnesotan leaders are signing a letter in support of a U.S House bill that would officially reroute a section of trail through...
February 3, 2018 - 5:17am
December 13, 2017
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
ST. PAUL — Mrs. Smith is going to Washington. Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith will replace U.S. Sen. Al Franken once he resigns after eight sexual...
December 13, 2017 - 4:53pm
December 5, 2013
Spotter near Two Harbors records more than 3 feet of snow
When Alice Findley used her official National Weather Service snow gauge to take a measurement outside her house Wednesday afternoon, the neon-pink...
December 5, 2013 - 12:00am
October 25, 2013
Minnesota Executive Council approves controversial Northland mining leases
Mining companies looking for more copper, nickel, gold and other metals in Northeastern Minnesota will get a chance to prospect on more land after action this morning by the state's Executive Council in St. Paul. The panel of state officials voted 4-1 to approve so-called mineral...
October 25, 2013 - 10:38am
October 9, 2013
Group asks Minnesota Supreme Court to hear mineral leases case
A group of Lake County residents today asked the Minnesota Supreme Court to consider their case asking the state to conduct environmental reviews before state mineral rights are leased to mining companies. The state Department of Natural Resources auctions off the right to explore...
October 9, 2013 - 5:15pm
August 3, 2013
Man drowns in Temperance River on North Shore
A 20-year-old man drowned Friday evening while swimming in the Temperance River in Cook County. The Cook County Sheriff's Office reported that Pavel Shtrefleng of Eden Prairie, Minn., was swimming in a pool on the Lake Superior side of Minnesota Highway 61, just below the bridge,...
August 3, 2013 - 3:04pm
August 1, 2013
In allowing same-sex marriage, Minnesota joins worldwide movement
On Aug.1, it became legal in Lake County for same-sex couples to marry. In fact, if you go to the courthouse in Two Harbors to apply for a marriage license, the form now asks for the names of "First Applicant" and "Second Applicant" instead of "Bride" and "Groom." Minnesota has now...
August 1, 2013 - 1:42pm
July 25, 2013
State land on North Shore sold to Twin Cities couple
The controversial sale of a parcel of land along Lake Superior's North Shore has netted $1.2 million for the state's school trust fund. An Eden...
July 25, 2013 - 6:36pm
July 24, 2013
Key figure in Reserve Mining lawsuits dies
The man who led Reserve Mining Co.'s handling of a federal environmental lawsuit over the disposal of taconite tailings into Lake Superior has...
July 24, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Getting real numbers is critical to wildlife conservation efforts
Last fall at the beginning of the wolf hunting season, the DNR claimed a wolf population of 3,000. Since 413 were killed during hunting season this would leave a population of 2587. The DNR claims a present population of only 2211. What happened to the other 376 wolves? Wolves had...
July 19, 2013 - 12:31pm
May 16, 2013
State proposes tax hikes
On the one hand, most Lake County residents will likely escape a proposed 2 percent state income tax hike on couples making $250,000 or more. But on the other hand, nearly everyone could feel the smaller pinch of a business-to-business sales tax likely to be passed on to consumers. Those...
May 16, 2013 - 12:40pm