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Lake County News Chronicle
Two Harbors businesses report attempted burglaries
Residents request paving for Gun Club Road
Two Harbors orders street assessments for 2018
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Oct. 1-7
Two Harbors Police Report: Oct. 1-7
Scoreboard: Oct. 11-17
Football: Ollman torches Timberwolves
Athlete Q&A: Makenna Coan
Football: Mariners dominate Hill City
baseball and softball
Ask a Trooper: Why do troopers approach from traffic side during stops?
Judge's View: Senate confirmation hearings often misunderstood
Climate: Who do you want in your life raft?
Ask a Trooper: What is Minnesota's new Real ID process?
Beuna May Bugel: Driving Mr. Moschet
Robert M. "Ted" Banks
June A. Halden-Johnson
Robert W. Evans
Patricia Ann Kane
Rosalie Eleanor Bagge
Lake County Past
North Shore Library News
Good Samaritan helps save Moose Lodge from IRS auction
Fires of 1918: Natural disaster forgotten in Lake County
Lake County Past
arts and entertainment
Friends of Tettegouche seeks volunteers for work day
Cyclists ride the 'Heck' out of Lake County
Paul and Irene Erickson
Monica Alice Johnson
October 5, 2018
Moose Lodge tries to hit brakes on IRS auction
The Two Harbors Moose Lodge is slated for auction Thursday, Oct. 11, as a result of unpaid payroll taxes.
October 5, 2018 - 5:55am
September 30, 2018
Lake County Board approves preliminary 2.5 percent levy increase
The Lake County Board of Commissioners approved its preliminary levy and set its truth-in-taxation meeting during its meeting Tuesday, Sept. 25, in Two Harbors. The board unanimously approved a net property tax levy of nearly $11 million for 2019, an increase of approximately 2.5...
September 30, 2018 - 6:19am
August 3, 2018
County taxpayers still owe $25M for network
While getting out from under a $48.5 million debt for less than $5 million seems like a sweetheart deal for Lake County and the winning bidder,...
August 3, 2018 - 10:52am
Lake County joins federal class action lawsuit
The Lake County Board of Commissioners voted to join a class action lawsuit against the U.S. government during its meeting July 24 in Two Ha...
August 3, 2018 - 10:23am
May 11, 2018
Two Harbors mayor takes sales tax request to Capitol
Two Harbors Mayor Chris Swanson appealed to the Senate Tax Committee on Wednesday morning to garner support for the bill that modifies the local...
May 11, 2018 - 10:00am
March 22, 2018
Local officials lobby at Capitol
Local officials flocked to the Minnesota State Capitol for three days last week to lobby lawmakers for funding or help with upcoming project...
March 22, 2018 - 4:12pm
December 28, 2017
Silver Bay levy increase finalized
The Silver Bay City Council has approved a 7.4 percent levy increase.
December 28, 2017 - 3:15pm
December 21, 2017
Silver Bay postpones budget vote
Silver Bay City Council tabled votes on its 2018 budget, levy and wage schedule Monday, Dec. 18, until next week.
December 21, 2017 - 5:31pm
December 18, 2017
Error to cost Silver Bay taxpayers
A discrepancy in the net tax capacity for Silver Bay's 2018 budget calculations could cost its residents big on their property tax bill.
December 18, 2017 - 9:12am
September 29, 2017
County seeks further reimbursement for highway fire
The Lake County Board of Commissioners learned that the highway department is going to request even more reimbursement from its insurer resulting from the fire that damaged the highway garage on Highway 2 outside Two Harbors late last year.
September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
September 15, 2017
LSSD sets 2018 levy
The Lake Superior School District Board certified its 2018 preliminary levy and truth and taxation meeting during its meeting Tuesday in Silver Bay. The board set its preliminary levy to the maximum allowed by the state, an action recommended by the Minnesota Department of Education....
September 15, 2017 - 4:00am
June 30, 2017
Ely canoe outfitter shut down by IRS
Ely's oldest operating canoe-outfitting business has been shut down by the Internal Revenue Service for nonpayment of taxes, with equipment and canoes apparently seized by the government. An IRS notice on the door of Wilderness Outfitters notifies potential customers of the closure...
June 30, 2017 - 4:00am
June 16, 2017
Lake Connections for sale: County Board declares intent to sell broadband company
After seven years and millions of dollars spent, Lake County looks to be getting out of the broadband internet business. The Lake County Board...
June 16, 2017 - 4:00am
School board approves FY18 budget
The Lake Superior School District Board unanimously approved its fiscal year 2018 budget during its meeting Tuesday in Two Harbors. The planned budget shows more than $800,000 deficit for the year, but the budget includes some projected new hires at an estimated placement on the salary...
June 16, 2017 - 4:00am
May 19, 2017
HRA to manage Two Harbors apartment building
The Lake County Board of Commissioners and the Lake County Housing and Redevelopment Authority are working together to allow the HRA to take...
May 19, 2017 - 4:00am