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Storm forecast to bring prolonged snowfall to Northland this week
Two Harbors Police Report: Dec. 1
Two Harbors approves 2015 budget, levy
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Dec. 8
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Dec. 8
Basketball Round Ups
Bayside Chatter: Dec. 19
Two Harbors basketball player gets 1,000th career point
Two Harbors ski starts season
On faith: Peace on earth
Gert's Dirt: Holiday road trips
Climate column: A green economy
Adventures in Early Childhood: Development and Pets
Partners in Living Well: Staying Safe
MURIEL M. (SCHRUM) DAHLGREN
HELEN RUTH SCHUELKE
Bertha Ellen Koski Sosnowsky
ROBERT L. "MOOSE" KAYLOR
John "Chester" Lundgren
Northland Smart Shopper
Ruby's Pantry in SB spreads cheer year-round
The little gift box
North Shore Library News: Dec. 12
Lake County Past: Dec. 19
LCNC columnist publishes book
home and garden
Judge orders MN, other wolves returned to endangered species list
Lake Superior panoramic bliss
Seasons Greetings from Lake County News-Chronicle
November sunset over Lake Superior
Ice medallions on Lake Superior
December 19, 2014
Welcome back, winter
Jan Swart of Two Harbors sent us this photo, taken last Friday near Kane Lake. The trees were coated with hoar frost, which happens when the perfect combination of moisture and temperature causes water vapor to turn directly to ice. Cool temperatures on Friday gave way to a warm,...
December 19, 2014 - 1:15pm
County Board faces tough budget questions
More than a dozen residents showed up in the Lake County Enforcement Center in Two Harbors Tuesday night, proposed tax bills in hand, to ask questions about the Lake County tax levy. It is proposed to increase 9 percent and the County Board will vote on the budget Tuesday at their...
December 19, 2014 - 12:06pm
December 10, 2014
County pledges future funding to finish broadband project
On Dec. 10 at 11 a.m., there was an updated story on this resolution posted. Read it here. In a rare split vote Tuesday afternoon, the Lake...
news / Lake County
December 10, 2014 - 11:06am
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
Gift guide to shopping local
This past Saturday was Small Business Saturday, which encourages people to do their holiday shopping at locally owned business, but the real...
December 5, 2014 - 12:36pm
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Nov. 24
Lake County Sheriff's Report Monday, Nov. 24 Inmate Population: 17 9:28 a.m. Silver Bay Police Department assists Silver Bay ambulance with medical at Silver Bay residence. 12:27 p.m. Deputies checks in welfare of party at rural Two Harbors residence. Family member bringing...
December 5, 2014 - 11:55am
November 28, 2014
The Stanley Road septic system saga
It all started this spring, when Stewart Cannon noticed his septic mound was leaking around its base at his Stanley Road home. He had just moved to Two Harbors the previous fall and gotten the septic mound installed in the winter. Cannon contacted Haugan Construction, Sewers and...
news / business
November 28, 2014 - 2:21pm
Letter to the editor: Tax increases tough for fixed income residents
From Jim Heath Two Harbors We just got our proposed 2015 property taxes and are wondering just where they figure those of us on fixed incomes like social security and railroad retirement are supposed to come up with the extra money. Our taxes are going up 31.5 percent over...
November 28, 2014 - 1:33pm
Letter to the editor: Lake County leader with broadband
From Sue Hilliard Silver Creek Township Last week, we had the distinct privilege of attending the Blandin Foundation Conference, Border to Border Broadband: No Community Left Behind. The two-day conference featured speakers and breakout sessions in which many folks from across...
November 28, 2014 - 1:33pm
Legal Learning: Facebook and Twitter, schools and privacy
James H. Manahan, J.D. for the Lake County News-Chronicle A couple of lawsuits in Minnesota this year have brought into sharp focus the question of what our schools should or can do about social media. The first case involved a 13-year-old girl in Minnewaska (70 miles west of...
November 28, 2014 - 1:32pm
November 21, 2014
Land sale profits could go to memorial forest debt
The Lake Superior School District board approved an agreement with Lake County at its meeting last week, giving up about $200,000 of apportionment funds to help pay off the 6,000-acre Clair A. Nelson Memorial Forest near Finland. Lake County officials were at the meeting last...
November 21, 2014 - 12:44pm
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Nov. 10
Lake County Sheriff's Report Monday, Nov.10 Inmate Population: 18 4:17 a.m. Deputy removes deer from roadway on Highway 61 at Gate 10 Road. 6:57 Deputy on ATV patrol in Silver Bay area. 8:03 Deputy responds to report of neighbor trouble at Ely area residence. 9:19 Deputy responds...
November 21, 2014 - 12:18pm
Lake County Past Spotlight: Battle royal
1939 Mediators hit in battle royal Not since the days of Whiskey Row, when Two Harbors was in its infancy and men were men and whiskey was something to drink, were the natives given the excitement as characterized frontier days, Monday night. It all came about because of the freezing...
November 21, 2014 - 12:00pm
November 14, 2014
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Nov. 3
Lake County Sheriff's Report Monday, Nov. 3 Inmate Population: 19 • 2:34 a.m. Deputy checks businesses in Knife River area on watch list. • 6:47 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 2 near E. Alger Grade (cited for speed: 77/55). • 8:04 Deputy on ATV patrol in Two...
November 14, 2014 - 2:08pm
Group looks for donations to continue outreach
The Lake County Sex Trafficking Task Force has begun a campaign to raise funds for the group. The fundraising campaign is for the month of November. The group is looking for donations so that they can continue to educate people on sex trafficking. According to co-founder of the...
November 14, 2014 - 1:56pm