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Lake County News Chronicle
It's not the cold, it's a cold: Defending Beargrease champ battling bug on trail
WKS teacher Tom Frericks awarded
New look for SB police
Beargrease kicks off 31st running in Two Harbors
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
Basketball roundups: Jan. 23
baseball and softball
Guest commentary: United Way helps on the North Shore
On faith: Life's train
Letter to the community: Thanks from food shelf
Correction: Jan. 23
Adventures in Early Childhood: Art through young eyes
DARLENE D. DALY
VERNA M. TORSTENSON
CLYDE MELVIN HEDIN
IRENE H. (SVEE) MALE
Make a Wish helps local boy
Breakfast for Champions a success
Ruby's Pantry in SB spreads cheer year-round
Christmas poem: The little gift box
arts and entertainment
Cold Winter Days in Two Harbors
DNR Report: Jan. 9
DNR Report: Jan. 2
January 9, 2015
Lake County Past Spotlight: Jan. 9
1989 Agreement trades military airspace over BWCA for North Shore Quietly, almost secretly, an agreement was reached between the National Guard Bureau, the Air Force and attorneys for several environmental groups that will trade military airspace of the BWCA for an expansion...
January 9, 2015 - 11:07am
January 2, 2015
Lake County Past: Jan. 2
1914 Logging operations will now pick up It now seems probable that shortly after the first of the year there will be considerable increase in logging activities on the Eastern Mesaba Branch. The present outlook is that there will be about thirty-five cars of logs and from ten...
January 2, 2015 - 9:56am
December 26, 2014
North Shore Library News: Dec. 26
Silver Bay Public Library News New Nonfiction Complete Aromatherapy & Essential Oils Handbook For Everyday Wellness, by Nerys Purchon In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette, by Hampton Sides Lake Superior Flavors: A Field Guide to Food...
December 26, 2014 - 11:32am
Lake County Past: Dec. 26
1914 North Shore Hotel Burns To Ground Fire was discovered about 10:30 p.m. in the rear of the Rex Theatre in the North Shore Hotel Block. On account of the partition walls being constructed entirely of pine, the flames spread rapidly through the building. The old North Shore...
December 26, 2014 - 11:14am
Finland News: Dec. 26
It is the Christmas season. As you come down the hill in our little town and see the beautiful cross shining bright on top of Silver Hill, please give thanks to the guys who put it up yearly. Ronnie VanBergen says he believes it is the 32nd year. He heads up the crew of four or...
December 26, 2014 - 11:13am
December 23, 2014
North Shore Library News: Dec. 12
Little libraries on the big lake Silver Bay Public Library News 'Tis the Season to be creative at the library! On Friday, Dec. 19 at 10:30 a.m. the library will host a henna program with Kristy Johnson. In this workshop, Kristy will share the history, cultural...
December 23, 2014 - 9:50am
December 19, 2014
Lake County Past: Dec. 19
Lake County Past 1914 A delivery horse for sale. Enquire at Scandinavian Co-operative Mercantile Co.'s store. For good dentistry at reasonable prices go to Dr. Goodspeed over Chas. F. Falk's drugstore. The local order of the Yeomen has decided to prepare a Christmas tree and...
December 19, 2014 - 12:04pm
LCNC columnist publishes book
Silver Bay-based attorney Jim Manahan has been writing his Legal Learning columns for the Lake County News-Chronicle since last July. For 18 months, you've seen his work on Page A4 of our paper every other week. If you've enjoyed his columns, you can now get them all in a book...
December 19, 2014 - 12:03pm
December 15, 2014
Knife River gets in the holiday spirit
The second annual Julebyen (pronounced yule-uh-bee-yen) in Knife River last weekend was a resounding success, according to its organizers. Around 1,400 attended the Christmas Village and associated events, which included huts with juried items for sale as well as a skating rink,...
life / entertainment
December 15, 2014 - 8:59am
December 12, 2014
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
The city of Two Harbors held their annual Christmas Tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 4. The ceremony was shorter than usual due to the cold weather, but that didn't stop community members from coming out and enjoying the sight. The Christmas tree, shown here, will sit in Thomas...
December 12, 2014 - 2:56pm
Fortitude Lodge wins cribbage tourney
life / entertainment
December 12, 2014 - 2:46pm
Lake County Past: Dec. 12
1914 33,199,000 feet of lumber shipped With the loading and clearing of the Barge Redfern, lumber laden, the shipment of lumber and other forest products from this port came to a close. The total shipments of lumber this year were about 15,000,000 feet less than in 1913, but...
December 12, 2014 - 11:55am
Finland News: Dec. 12
Verna Sinderman for the Lake County News-Chronicle There was a nice turnout for Pikkujoula (Little Christmas) held on Thursday evening at the Clair Nelson Center. "Fish Soup" provided music. Finnish Santa also made an appearance at the gathering. Deepest sympathy goes out to...
December 12, 2014 - 11:54am
December 9, 2014
Breakfast for Champions speech: "The good ol' days"
From Rich Sve Chair, Lake County Board of Commissioners I recently was speaking with one of my constituents, and she used the term "back in the good ol' days." Later while I was mulling over our discussion, I began to reflect on all the stories I had heard from my great grandmother. My...
December 9, 2014 - 10:29am
December 5, 2014
Two Harbors native joins the port authority
A Two Harbors native was recently named the new chief financial officer of the Duluth Seaway Port Authority. Kevin Beardsley was announced as the next CFO on Monday. Beardsley graduated from Two Harbors High School, played hockey at Hibbing Community College and graduated with...
December 5, 2014 - 12:37pm