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Lake County News Chronicle
Two Harbors STEM camp wraps up
Old Hardee's comes down
Two Harbors mother learns to be better advocate for son
Volunteers paint Isabella business' cabin
Two Harbors woman found safe after kayaking mishap
Lutsen 99er prepares for over 1,400 mountain bike riders
Lake Superior Horseshoe League Results: June 29
Over 100 locals participate in Grandma's Marathon
Lake Superior Horseshoe League Results: June 15
Legion baseball begins new season
baseball and softball
New trail not so bad
Legal Learning: Could they be elected today?
Two Harbors community ready to help when someone is in need
STAR restoration a team effort
Climate Column: Isle Royale eco-system needs to be protected
Donna J. Schroeder
JOAN B. McINERNEY
ROSALYN I. "Ros" McMAINS
LILLIAN M. SMITH
Thomas W. Kuchta
Fourth of July Events
Lake County Past: July 3
Two Harbors City Band program for July 9
Two Harbors Grandma's Marathon volunteers treated
North Shore Library News: July 3
arts and entertainment
Herbicide applications to help reforestation in Two Harbors area
DNR Report: July 3
Two Harbors Walleye Fishing League standing
Two Harbors Walleye Fishing League standing
DNR Report: June 26
Legals: June 20
Legals: June 5
Legals: May 29
Legals: May 22
Legals: May 15
May 6, 2015
Duluth Township home destroyed by fire
A house was destroyed by fire in Duluth Township on Wednesday afternoon. The homeowners, Michael and Chrysa Luhrsen, weren’t home when...
May 6, 2015 - 7:52pm
April 17, 2015
Fire danger in region remains high
Smokey Bear warns of a high fire danger in Two Harbors on Highway 2.
outdoors / DNR
April 17, 2015 - 2:44pm
April 13, 2015
Red flag warning issued for fire danger today in northern Minnesota
A red flag warning has been issued for all of northern Minnesota with gusty northwest winds up to 35 mph expected today under sunny skies with low humidity levels. The National Weather Service says conditions are ripe for small fires to spread quickly today until 8 p.m. when cooler,...
April 13, 2015 - 12:51pm
July 11, 2014
Fire destroys TH home
Mark Blankenship of Two Harbors returned home late Saturday night to every homeowner’s worst nightmare — his house was engulfed by flames. “I’m...
July 11, 2014 - 1:02pm
June 5, 2014
Brimson community rallies around fire victim
At about 11 p.m. on April 28, Julie Amidon was already down for the night in her little house near Brimson when she heard a small popping noise...
news / community
June 5, 2014 - 3:13pm
May 12, 2014
Fire severely damages landmark Russ Kendall's Smokehouse on North Shore
KNIFE RIVER — Gordy Olson was “absolutely numb” on Sunday afternoon as he surveyed the charred wreckage of his family business, Russ Kendall’s...
May 12, 2014 - 10:11am
May 1, 2014
Fire destroys Brimson home
A fire driven by strong winds destroyed a home in rural St. Louis County Monday night, Brimson Fire Department Chief Paul Tine said Wednesday. The one-story home, about two miles north of Hugo’s Bar in Brimson and 30 miles northeast of Duluth, was fully engulfed when firefighters...
May 1, 2014 - 9:45am
January 26, 2014
Fire destroys garage, damages adjacent house in Two Harbors
A garage was destroyed and the adjacent house damaged by a fire in Two Harbors on Saturday. The Two Harbors Fire Department was called to what was reported as an explosion in the 1300 block of Press Camp Road shortly before noon, Fire Chief Mark Schlangen said. When firefighters...
news / Lake County
January 26, 2014 - 8:37am
July 11, 2013
Zion Lutheran fire is not the end of the story
Zion Church in Finland is gone. On Saturday night it was struck by lightning and burned to the ground. A friend called us on Sunday to tell us the sad news. I could hardly believe it and couldn't picture it, so we drove into Finland to see it. I've never been one to show up at the...
July 11, 2013 - 11:44am
Finland fire destroys building, but not spirit
Just days before a fire destroyed the only church in Finland, Zion Lutheran Church Pastor Tom Murray sent out a newsletter to his parishioners. The...
July 11, 2013 - 10:50am
June 25, 2013
Beach forecasts, alerts for rip currents back for summer in Duluth
The Twin Ports saw its first rip-current warning Saturday -- a reminder that with summer weather finally here, beachgoers on Lake Superior need...
news / superior
June 25, 2013 - 12:00am
June 13, 2013
Lake County prepares for wildfires
Mary Kingston remembers the Pagami Wildfire like it was yesterday, though it occurred almost two years ago. The 92,000-acre wildfire came within...
news / outdoors
June 13, 2013 - 2:34pm
Lake County firefighters respond as Bluefin Bay units hit by blaze
Several Lake County emergency responders hit the road this weekend to assist at the scene of the Bluefin Bay resort fire, which caused severe...
June 13, 2013 - 2:11pm
June 8, 2013
Stubborn fire damages several units at North Shore's Bluefin Bay Resort
TOFTE -- Firefighters from much of the North Shore spent hours fighting a stubborn fire that broke out on Saturday afternoon at one of the region's...
June 8, 2013 - 8:52pm
March 28, 2013
Finland Bait Shop destroyed by fire
A fire destroyed the Finland Bait Shop last Thursday. According to Everett Haselow II, son of owners, Everett and Peggy Haselow, Sr., the building and contents sustained heavy damage. The younger Haselow, who lives in a trailer near the shop with his wife, Anne and their child,...
business / news
March 28, 2013 - 2:39pm