Skip to main content
Lake County News Chronicle
Deer fencing, tree planting program offered to private landowners
Lake Superior School Board to consider cuts
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Feb. 23
Two Harbors Lego Robotics team heads to state
MnDOT: Feedback critical during Highway 61 project
DNR Report: Feb. 24
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Basketball: Mariner girls having breakthrough season
Basketball: Mariner boys hold off Wrens
Hockey: Storm boys top Rails, fall to Hawks in playoffs
baseball and softball
Judge's View: The impartial role of judges
Slices of Life: Winter Olympics – big thrills and big air
Is there a state law restricting loud music in vehicles?
February's darkest skies are upon us
Slices of Life: Name changer
Earl Henry Sellman
Floyd J. "Babe" Kempffer
Wilmer G. Miller
Lester L. Mattson
Monica Alice Johnson
North Shore Library News: Feb. 23
North Shore Library News
Lake County Past: Feb. 11
Two Harbors pianists perform in 'Monster Concert'
Lake County Past: Feb. 6
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Feb. 24
DNR Report: Feb. 16
DNR Report: Feb. 9
Experience Split Rock, Gooseberry Falls by candlelight
North Country National Trail progress stalled
Mike and Diane Holbeck
Supporting Denny McNamara
Gordon & Janice Klein
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 22, 2017
Two Harbors sets levy at 9 percent increase
The Two Harbors City Council approved its 2018 budget and set its levy at 9 percent during its meeting Tuesday, Dec. 19.
December 22, 2017 - 6:36am
December 21, 2017
Lake County approves 4.47 percent levy
The Lake County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved its own 4.47 percent levy as well as the revenue and expenditure budgets for 2018 during its meeting Tuesday, Dec. 19, in Two Harbors.
December 21, 2017 - 8:45pm
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
December 14, 2017
County proposes 4.47 percent levy increase
Perhaps it was the snow or just a relatively small levy increase, but whatever the reason, only five members of the public came out to the Lake County Board of Commissioners 2018 budget and levy hearing Tuesday, Dec. 12, in Two Harbors.
December 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
School Board approves 10 percent raise for principals with deficit budget
The Lake Superior School District Board of Education approved its 2018 levy and a 10 percent raise for principals with a deficit budget during its meeting Tuesday, Dec. 12, in Two Harbors.
December 14, 2017 - 12:57pm
December 9, 2017
Public input welcome at LSSD truth in taxation meeting
The Lake Superior School District Board is holding its truth in taxation meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, in the Two Harbors High School community room.
December 9, 2017 - 5:13am
October 6, 2017
Prelim levy set at 11 percent increase
The Two Harbors City Council set its preliminary budget and levy last week during a special meeting. The preliminary levy was set at an 11 percent...
October 6, 2017 - 4:00am
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 27, 2017
Two Harbors Council holds special meeting
The Two Harbors City Council is holding a special meeting Thursday to discuss and set the preliminary 2018 budget and levy. The meeting is scheduled...
September 27, 2017 - 11:33am
September 8, 2017
Silver Bay Council sets prelim budget, levy
The Silver Bay City Council approved a preliminary budget and levy at its meeting Tuesday. The levy was preliminary set at an increase of 7.4 percent. The levy increase will allow $25,000 for street repairs, $20,000 for capital improvements and $51,145 for the general fund. The city...
September 8, 2017 - 4:00am
December 16, 2016
School Board approves levy
The Lake Superior School District Board approved a levy increase of nearly 6 percent during its meeting Tuesday in Two Harbors. The 6 percent rise represented an increase of more than $250,000 and a total levy for the district of a little more than $4.75 million for 2017. Last year,...
December 16, 2016 - 4:00am
Two Harbors Council approves levy, budget for 2017
The Two Harbors City Council approved its 2017 levy and budget on Monday. The levy was set at $1,688,612, an 8 percent increase over 2016. What this means is a home valued at $117,750 paid $504 in 2016 but will see an increase of $25 for 2017 to total $533. A home valued at $197,300...
December 16, 2016 - 4:00am
September 30, 2016
Two Harbors preliminary levy set at 8 percent increase
The Two Harbors City Council approved its preliminary 2017 budget and levy Monday. The 2017 preliminary levy was set at $1,688,612 about an 8 percent increase from 2016. Even though the levy in an 8 percent increase as a whole, homeowners will only see about a 5.5 percent increase...
September 30, 2016 - 4:00am