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Lake County News Chronicle
Lake County Sheriff's Report Oct.8-14
Two Harbors Police Report: Oct. 8-14
Girl Scouts request better bathroom stalls
Election primer: Get to know your School Board candidates
Two Harbors students tackle fall chores for neighbors
Scoreboard: Oct. 11-17
Football: Ollman torches Timberwolves
Athlete Q&A: Makenna Coan
baseball and softball
On Faith: The pain of forgiveness
Legal Learning: Merritt autobiography details interesting local history
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?
Robert W. Evans
Patricia Ann Kane
Robert M. "Ted" Banks
June A. Halden-Johnson
Rosalie Eleanor Bagge
Lake provides ultimate physics test for THHS class
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
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
August 9, 2018
Volunteers needed for aquatic invasive species event
Volunteers from across Minnesota are needed Aug. 18 to participate in the "Starry Trek," a statewide search for starry stonewort, Minnesota's...
August 9, 2018 - 1:22pm
August 1, 2018
2 people injured by lightning strike near Ely
Two people and a dog were injured Tuesday when they were struck by lightning at a campground northeast of Ely. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office reported that lightning struck some trees near a man and a woman while they were sitting with their dog in a tent at the Fall Lake Campground...
August 1, 2018 - 2:04pm
June 29, 2018
Lakner headed to trial
Barney James Lakner, an Ely man convicted of numerous felonies in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, is headed to trial on sexual assault...
June 29, 2018 - 4:42pm
June 1, 2018
Steger ends Canadian journey short of destination
While his home state has been basking in 80- and 90-degree heat in recent days, Ely explorer Will Steger managed to find real winter hanging...
June 1, 2018 - 7:22pm
March 30, 2018
Lakner contests firearm search in Ely sex assault case
Barney James Lakner, the Ely man convicted of firing guns and threatening people in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness a decade ago, and...
March 30, 2018 - 11:49am
Ely man faces sexual assault charge
Barney James Lakner, the Ely man who fired guns and threatened people in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in 2007, and who was convicted...
October 30, 2017 - 6:51pm
October 20, 2017
Letter: USFS environmental impact statement is essential
In response to the Oct. 13 Lake County News-Chronicle guest commentary, regarding sulfide-ore copper mining prospects, I would like to comment on the issue of environmental impact on the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
October 20, 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
Greenstone art show kicks off July 7
Over 20 artist working in a variety of mediums will show their work at Ely Greenstone Public Art 21st Annual Art Show & Sale July 7-9. The show kicks off with a gala on Saturday, July 7 at Miners Dry House in the Pioneer Mine, known as the Ely Arts & Heritage Center.
June 30, 2017 - 4:00am
April 21, 2017
Great American Canoe Race and Festival dates announced
The Ely Chamber of Commerce announced the dates of the second annual Great American Canoe Race and Festival this week. The event was scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, June 10-11. The festival honors the history and culture of the canoe, resulting in two days filled with races, recreational...
April 21, 2017 - 4:00am
August 5, 2016
DNR Report: Aug. 5
District 6 - Two Harbors area Conservation Officer Anthony Bermel (Babbitt) worked a very busy week of primarily watercraft and angling enforcement. One individual encountered had accumulated an over limit of bass from a local lake. When asked about the number of fish he and his...
August 5, 2016 - 4:00am
July 29, 2016
Tree debris drop-off sites near Ely
Lake County, St. Louis County, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Forest Service have opened several gravel pits in the...
July 29, 2016 - 11:06am
July 22, 2016
2 dead after trees fall on Quetico campsite in storm
Two people died and others were injured after Thursday's destructive line of thunderstorms ripped across the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Quetico Provincial Park early Thursday, with the same storm downing trees, blocking roads and knocking out power in the Ely area....
July 22, 2016 - 10:26am
June 13, 2016
Gypsy moth treatment to be conducted Tuesday in Two Harbors, Ely
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture will conduct its final gypsy moth treatment in Ely and Two Harbors on Tuesday. The treatment will start...
June 13, 2016 - 10:47am
December 4, 2015
Candidates for 3A House seat sound off on issues
Three candidates will be on the ballot on Tuesday in a special election to fill the House District 3A seat formerly held by David Dill. Democrat...
December 4, 2015 - 4:00am