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Castle Danger

August 15, 2018
Jimmy Lovrien (left) and Adam Wallenta pose for a selfie next to a sign marking the "End of the Superior Hiking Trail" near the Minnesota-Canada border after a 200-mile backpacking trip beginning in Castle Danger. (Jimmy Lovrien/
As Superior Hiking Trail network grows, so does popularity
August 15, 2018 - 4:27am
August 9, 2018
Avery Vatne watches her disc wiggle its way down the Plinko board at the National Night Out party at Thomas Owens Park. (Teri Cadeau/News-Chronicle)
Neighbors celebrate 'National Night Out'
August 9, 2018 - 4:55pm
April 16, 2018
David Rostvold of Castle Glass Surfboards uses a planer to create the rails of a surfboard.
Castle Danger home to area's only surfboard builder
April 16, 2018 - 4:58am
August 25, 2017
The Lake County Fair offered carnival rides as well as the 4-H art fair and horse show and better weather than the 2016 fair. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Busy weekend in Two Harbors
August 25, 2017 - 4:00am
July 7, 2017
Jane Hoffer-Moen paints one of the driftwood Santa Claus's she sells at Northwoods Pioneer Gallery and Gifts in Castle Danger. The arts and crafts cooperative requires its members to staff the shop for five days a year. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Local art cooperative celebrates 45 years on the North Shore
July 7, 2017 - 4:00am
May 18, 2017
Lakeview Liquor open for business
May 18, 2017 - 3:45pm
August 12, 2016
Castle Danger 'pleased' after megabrewer settlement
August 12, 2016 - 4:00am
December 18, 2015
Castle Danger head brewer Jeremy King adds hops to a batch of the brewery's winter seasonal George Hunter Stout. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Castle Danger, legislators together voice concerns about 'megabrewer'
December 18, 2015 - 4:00am
August 1, 2014
Clint and Jamie MacFarlane have finally announced the grand opening of the Castle Danger Brewery and Taproom in Two Harbors, Aug. 15 and 16. Photo by LaReesa Sandretsky.
The wait is over: Castle Danger Brewery to open
August 1, 2014 - 7:05am
July 11, 2013
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar joins Castle Danger Brewery owners Jamie, left, and Clint MacFarlane and their employees to talk about legislation to help small brewing companies last Friday. Photo by Claire Hoffert.
Sen. Klobuchar takes a sip at Castle Danger
July 11, 2013 - 11:14am
December 28, 2012
Cold comfort: North Shore ice bar open again
December 28, 2012 - 10:49am
May 7, 2012
Paper birch trunks and limbs litter the forest floor along the Superior Hiking Trail near the Little Manitou River last week. Sights like this are common along the North Shore as acres of paper birch trees have succumbed to drought and disease in the past 25 years. (Bob King /
Amid vast tracts of dying birch trees, residents planting the seed to restore Minnesota forests
May 7, 2012 - 9:07am
August 11, 2011
Four rescued from Lake Superior near Castle Danger
August 11, 2011 - 8:00am
April 21, 2011
A Lake County Search and Rescue vehicle was parked off County Road 3 Wednesday morning as an overnight search for a lost hiker continued. The hiker was found about 9:30 a.m. Matt Suoja
Shack provides shelter overnight
April 21, 2011 - 8:46am
March 31, 2011
Clint MacFarlane installs a tap at Dunnigan's in downtown Two Harbors Monday after delivering a keg of his new Castle Danger Brewery pale ale, called Danger Ale. He and his wife, Jamie, run the Castle Haven resort near Gooseberry Falls State Park and built a brewery there the past year. It went on line in March. Mike Creger
Castle Danger Brewery fires up
March 31, 2011 - 8:59am