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Lake County News Chronicle
Letter carriers' food drive May 9
Wildfires near Sand Lake burn 85 acres
Community radio wants your voice
TH girl goes to state pageant
Mocha Moose joins Chamber
Two Harbors track takes 2nd at home meet
Two Harbors baseball defeats Floodwood, South Ridge
Bayside Chatter: May 1
Two Harbors softball continues winning streak
Growing high school sport makes its way to Lake County
baseball and softball
Starwatch: May 2015
Gert's Dirt: Whites that are 50 shades of gray
Letter to the editor: Climate change dollars focused in the wrong place
On Faith: The resilience of hope in Eastertide
Ask a Trooper: Turning on red for motorcycles
RUTH DELORES (SCHAIBLE) PETERSON
IVER O. ERICKSON
THOMAS J. SULLIVAN
Drone for photos
Library news: May 1
Lake County Past: May 1
Sky, Horse, Water, Earth: North Shore gives inspiration to artist
North Shore Library News: April 24
arts and entertainment
'Heck' bike race expands
DNR Report: May 1
Private property issue closes section of Superior Hiking Trail north of Gooseberry
Unexpected dinner guests
Legals: May 1
Legals: April 24
Lake County Summary Financial Statements
Legals: April 17
Legals: April 10
March 20, 2015
Two Harbors Police Report: March 9
Monday, March 9 1:37 a.m. Report of suspicious activity near First Avenue. 11:22 Officer performs funeral escort to cemetery. 2:55 p.m. Report of hazard on Seventh Avenue. 3:52 Report of disturbance near First Avenue. 6:23 Officer arrests one for outstanding warrant. 7:55...
March 20, 2015 - 10:39am
March 13, 2015
Land exchange hearing March 24
A meeting March 24 will allow the public to comment on a proposed land exchange between the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Lake County.
March 13, 2015 - 2:54pm
March 6, 2015
Bill could restore federal funding for Lake County
A bill introduced in the U.S. Senate last week could ensure the regular and timely disbursement of millions of annual federal dollars promised to counties around the country, including Lake County. The bill would restore U.S. Forest Service Secure Rural Schools (SRS) funding for...
news / Lake County
March 6, 2015 - 4:12pm
Watershed plan incorporates local voices
Last week, local residents got the chance to inform government agencies of their concerns in the Lake Superior North Watershed, and their input will be used in setting water-related priorities in the area. It's all part of a new water plan that shifts the focus away from political...
news / Lake County
March 6, 2015 - 2:42pm
Grants to improve Bayview Terrace
The Two Harbors Housing and Redevelopment Association received more than $1 million in February for improvements to Bayview Terrace, a public housing apartment building in Two Harbors. The money was part of the 2014 state bonding bill, and Minnesota Housing distributed more than...
news / business
March 6, 2015 - 12:35pm
Letter to the editor: Data center plan is fishy
To all residents concerned with your way of life in beautiful Knife River Valley, the Lake County Board of Commissioners is pursuing the development of at least one data center off of Ives Road on the Lake County side. The reasoning for this location seems to be due to future property...
March 6, 2015 - 12:25pm
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Feb. 23
Lake County Sheriff's Report Monday, Feb. 23 Inmate Population: 15 3:20 a.m. Deputy checks residence and businesses in Knife River and Two Harbors area on watch list. 6:23 Deputy out with vehicle on Toimi Road at Koski Road. Vehicle unoccupied. 6:57 Deputies on snowmobile patrol...
March 6, 2015 - 12:14pm
County board considers year 3 of data center marketing contract
At the Lake County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday, Brian Hanson of APEX presented a new data center marketing proposal to the board. Lake County and Cooperative Light and Power in Two Harbors have been paying APEX, a business development firm in Duluth, to market a parcel...
March 6, 2015 - 12:11pm
March 3, 2015
Options for rural ambulance approved
ST. PAUL -- Rural volunteer ambulance services that have trouble getting personnel to respond to calls would have a couple options under a bill the Minnesota House passed 130-0 Monday and is making progress in Senate committees. Rep. Jeff Backer, R-Browns Valley, said his bill...
news / health
March 3, 2015 - 8:38am
February 27, 2015
County brings on broadband consultant
Last Tuesday, Lake County commissioners approved a contract with Legg Strategies for $5,000 per month to act as a liaison between Lake County...
February 27, 2015 - 1:05pm
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Feb. 16
Monday, Feb. 16 Inmate Population: 20 1:49 a.m. Deputy out with vehicle with flat tire on Highway 61 at Gooseberry. Help on the way. 10:03 Deputy on snowmobile patrol in Silver Bay area. 11:13 Deputy responds to report of dead deer on Highway 61 at Beaver Bay Sports. Possession...
February 27, 2015 - 9:30am
February 26, 2015
Babbitt man found guilty in snowmobile chase through Boundary Waters
A Lake County jury on Thursday convicted a Babbitt man on all six charges brought against him in connection with a high-speed snowmobile chase through the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in 2014. Edward Zupancich, 27, was convicted after about two hours of deliberation...
news / crime
February 26, 2015 - 10:41pm
February 13, 2015
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Feb. 2
Monday, Feb. 2 Inmate Population: 21 9:24 a.m. Sheriff at meeting at Two Harbors High School. 10:58 Deputy assists Silver Bay Ambulance with medical at Finland area residence. 1:24 p.m. Deputy speaks with rural Silver Bay resident regarding trespassing issues. 2:56 Deputy...
February 13, 2015 - 11:16am
Alden Township residents turn out for data center meeting
It's rare to find a traffic jam in Alden Township, just south of the Lake County line off the Valley Road. On Tuesday, though, a steady stream of headlights headed towards the Alden Town Hall on Laine Road for a Town Board meeting. The big draw, attracting about 40 people, was...
February 13, 2015 - 11:14am
February 6, 2015
Lake County law enforcement: Part of the community
Police departments across the nation are reviewing policies after media coverage of recent fatal encounters, like the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and that of Eric Garner in New York, led to protests and public dialogue about the actions of peace officers. As a result,...
news / crime
February 6, 2015 - 11:45am