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Lake County News Chronicle
Vanilla Bean begins work on restaurant facelift
Two Harbors hands golf course reins to nonprofit
The organic way: Finland organization branches out to Mexico
Lake County Sheriff's bloodhound Katie retires
Youth basketball receives donation for jerseys
Season Preview: Two Harbors softball looks to be competitive
Two Harbors track & field season underway
Bayside Chatter: March 27
Athletic banquet honors at THHS
baseball and softball
Starwatch: April 2015
Ask a Trooper: Fog lights blinding drivers
Gert's dirt: Getting Saturdays off
Legal learning for Lake County: Guns prohibited
On faith: The brick
JUDY M. OLSON
VIRGIL R. GUALTIERI
CAPTAIN ROBERT S. MALE
BURTON "BUDDY" JEROME SVEINE
DEBORAH A. CRAVENS
Happy Birthday community members
Northshore Tractor Club gearing up for summer
Lake County Past Spotlight: Superior Hiking Trail construction
North Shore Library News: March 27
Lake County Past: March 27
arts and entertainment
Late winter thaw
DNR Report: March 27
Northern Lights illuminate the sky
DNR Report: March 20
Restoring North Shore forests for landowners
Legals: March 6
Legals: March 20
Shore Things: March 27
March 27 Socially Active Seniors Out to Lunch, 12 p.m. at Castle Danger Brewery. Call Arna at 525-4534 to RSVP. Kids' movie day, 2:30-4 p.m. at Two Harbors Public Library. March 29 Showing of "To Light a Candle," 12:30 p.m. at First Congregational United Church...
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March 20, 2015
Founder of Betty’s Pies turns 90
Betty Lessard is most famous for her pies. She started Betty’s Pies in Two Harbors in 1956 and spent decades perfecting her pie recipes, which are now incredibly popular. But before she started a successful restaurant, she had a different dream. In 1943, at just 19 years...
life / food
March 20, 2015 - 2:55pm
Shore Things: Feb. 20
Feb. 20 Kids' movie day, 2:30-4 p.m. at Two Harbors Public Library. Feb. 21 American Legion Auxiliary meeting, 10:30 a.m. at Post 109, Two Harbors. American Legion Auxiliary Juniors meeting, 12-2 p.m. at Post 109, Two Harbors. Bring a bag lunch, new members are welcome. Chad...
February 20, 2015 - 9:41am
February 13, 2015
Feb. 13 Kids' movie day, 2:30-4 p.m. at Two Harbors Public Library. Feb. 14 11th Annual Arrowhead Vintage Snowmobile Rendezvous, guided ride begins at 10 a.m. at Wildhurst Lodge, Finland. Music begins at noon. Call (218) 353-7337 for more information. Teen Wii gaming day,...
February 13, 2015 - 11:11am
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