Residents of the Minnesota Veterans Home in Silver Bay and the public will be treated to a free concert at the facility’s bandshell Tuesday, July 17. The Boundary Waters Boys, an Ely-based band, will perform a concert, “Remember When — Songs of the 50s, 60s and 70s,” at 6:30 p.m.
Friday, July 6 Duluth Algoma Guardian (Canada) arriving at 3 p.m. for iron ore pellets. Joseph L. Block (U.S.) arriving at 10:30 p.m. with limestone. Saturday, July 7 Two Harbors
The Two Harbors deputy registrar office, 629 Seventh Ave., is closed from June 28 until July 16.
The Minnesota Department of Health issued advisory alerts for two North Shore beaches Tuesday after elevated E.coli bacteria levels identified from samples collected Monday indicate the possible presence of fecal contamination. Water contact is not recommended at Agate Bay Beach in Two Harbors or at Twin Points Public Access Beach north of Gooseberry Falls State Park near Two Harbors. The beaches are scheduled to be resampled Thursday.
Two Harbors City Band — the oldest continuously operating city band in Minnesota — performs weekly summer concerts at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the bandshell in Thomas Owens Park. The band will also perform during Independence Day festivities Wednesday, July 4, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 7, at 11 a.m. at the bandshell. The concerts are directed by Alan Anderson.
The Two Harbors-Silver Bay swim team has begun summer swimming and diving practices at Two Harbors High School for athletes interested in participating with the 2018 team.
Eight local athletes were selected to compete in the Polar League All-Star baseball and softball games Monday, June 18, at Wade Stadium in Duluth.
When many hear the word "hacker" they cringe, thinking they will soon hear the next story about identity theft or a large-scale breach of personal information.
Hamline University sophomore Jessie Juenemann finished eighth in the discus competition at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships on May 24 at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
Tettegouche State Park in Silver Bay will present a series of peregrine falcon-themed events in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the first post-recovery nesting of peregrines on Palisade Head in 1988.