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Lake County News Chronicle
New Two Harbors administrator is eager to be a part of the community
Minnehaha students assemble for Just Kids Dental
Furbearer registration is Dec. 5 in Finland, Grand Marais, Two Harbors
Two Harbors named fifth safest city in state
Land sale profits could go to memorial forest debt
Two Agates swim their hardest at state tournament
Silver Bay basketball gets new coach, fresh record
Bayside Chatter: Nov. 21
Four TH footballers named to all-section team
Two Harbors gears up for the basketball season
Partners in Living Well: Staying busy in winter
On faith: Does God care about football?
Gert's Dirt: Creating a new normal
Climate column: Talking climate change during the holidays
Adventures in Early Childhood: Learning is adding up all around
Daniel Obern Staples
SVEA LINNEA AHONEN UPPGARD
Grace Elizabeth Carlson
COAL RICHARD GOETTE
BEATRICE MAE CARR
Northland Smart Shopper
Your voice: Color
WKHS students support homeless
Lake County Past: Nov. 21
Lake County Past Spotlight: Battle royal
Library News: Nov. 21
home and garden
November sunset over Lake Superior
DNR Report: Nov. 21
DNR Report: Oct. 31
August 30, 2012
Food crisis ongoing in the Arrowhead
Hunger is a growing problem in Lake County. It isn't always obvious, but it's here. It's not a new issue, but the work being done throughout the state and the nation is becoming more visible. In Duluth last week, the Land Stewardship Project held the "Food Access Summit: Expanding...
community / health / Lake County
August 30, 2012 - 1:59pm
August 23, 2012
SHIP program seeks help with Safe Routes To School Day and school wellness group
If you are the parent or grandparent of an elementary school student and want those kids of yours to start the day on an active note there is an upcoming event you should mark on your calendar. Heck, even if you don't have kids or grandkids who attend Minnehaha Elementary but still...
community / education / family / health
August 23, 2012 - 3:36pm
August 12, 2012
Northland mosquitos carry fatal disease: People, horses, moose all can die from eastern equine encephalitis
BRIMSON -- Vince Nelson placed a net full of mosquitos into a cooler, closed the lid and checked off on his clipboard exactly where they came...
health / news / outdoors
August 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Boil order for Two Harbors residents' water supply lifted
A boil order in effect for some residents of Two Harbors has been lifted. The city of Two Harbors announced the boil order Wednesday afternoon as a precaution because of low water pressure. It included all properties south of and including 16th Avenue east of the railroad tracks...
health / news
August 9, 2012 - 12:56pm
August 3, 2012
Health department monitors Agate Bay
A water contact advisory was issued for Agate Bay beach in Two Harbors on Tuesday and removed on Wednesday. The Minnesota Department of Health's beach-monitoring program detected elevated levels of E. coli bacteria, which could indicate fecal contamination containing pathogens that...
health / outdoors
August 3, 2012 - 9:44am
August 1, 2012
No-contact advisories lifted for North Shore beaches
The Minnesota Department of Health today lifted water-contact-not-recommended advisories for two North Shore beaches. The department lifted the advisories for Kadunce Creek and Agate Bay beaches after water tests found that levels of fecal-indicator bacteria have returned to acceptable...
health / news
August 1, 2012 - 10:29am
July 31, 2012
Water advisories issued for 2 North Shore beaches
The Minnesota Department of Health is advising people to avoid water contact at two North Shore beaches. The department today issued water-contact-not-recommended advisories for Kadunce Creek and Agate Bay beaches after elevated levels of E. coli bacteria, indicating the possible...
health / news
July 31, 2012 - 10:49am
July 9, 2012
Two Harbors drop-in center funding in flux
The sound of oscillating fans was the only noise that broke the subdued mood in the Harbor Center in downtown Two Harbors. The center offers drop-in services and programming for those experiencing mental health issues, and many attending the meeting Monday were surprised and relieved...
health / Lake County / news
July 9, 2012 - 7:38am
June 21, 2012
Power company wants more leeway
Minnesota Power on Monday said it shouldn't be rushed into closing its older, smaller coal-fired power plants - including its Taconite Harbor site - until more research is done on the environmental benefits and economic impacts to customers. The Duluth-based utility filed its...
business / health / Lake County / news
June 21, 2012 - 2:42pm
June 19, 2012
Water advisories issued for several Duluth, North Shore beaches
People should avoid water contact at several beaches in Duluth and along the North Shore. The Minnesota Department of Health today issued "water contact not recommended" advisories for beaches at the mouths of the Split Rock, Knife, French and Lester rivers; on Twin Points north...
health / news / outdoors
June 19, 2012 - 3:09pm
June 8, 2012
Two Harbors library to host dream-analysis workshop
Two Harbors Public Library will host a workshop on dream analysis, "Understanding the Dreams You Dream," with Craig Groethe at 3:30 p.m. Monday. Groethe will present a fun, interactive and enlightening workshop on dream analysis. With an overview of the types of dreams, dream significance,...
arts / entertainment / health / life
June 8, 2012 - 2:33pm
Linking taconite to disease may be fleeting
A comprehensive study on why so many taconite workers are dying of a rare lung disease is entering its final data-crunching stages with some results expected later this year. But in an update provided last week, key researchers confided that they may never find a link between a high...
health / news
June 8, 2012 - 8:00am
State of the study
Nearly all field research and data collection is complete. Researchers now are analyzing data with some results expected to be made public later this year, the rest in 2013. Study already has confirmed a 300 percent higher rate of mesothelioma on the Iron Range compared to the state's...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
June 7, 2012
Health Notes: Local artists donate quilts for cancer patients
Women facing breast cancer will get a little extra warmth and comfort thanks to a donation from local artists to the Essentia Health Cancer Center in Duluth. The 30 quilts were made in conjunction with the Spring Fling Quilt Show, an Essentia Health news release said. The event is...
arts / business / health / news / superior
June 7, 2012 - 8:40am
Health Notes: Grant will help provide dental care for kids
The Junior League of Duluth has awarded a $1,250 grant to Just Kids Dental, a Two Harbors-based nonprofit that provides dental care to underserved children. The 2011-12 school year saw a record number of children requiring dental services, said Stacey Anderson, executive director...
news / health / st louis county
June 7, 2012 - 8:35am