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Lake County News Chronicle
Two Harbors hands golf course reins to nonprofit
Scenic railroad’s plan to buy Lighthouse at Emily’s building delayed
Car accident causes Clover Valley power outage
Marijuana smell leads to drug bust in Duluth Township
Vanilla Bean begins work on restaurant facelift
Athletic banquet honors at THHS
Bayside chatter: March 20
All-star basketball games Monday
Curling club hosts bonspiel
Silver Bay girls end season after playoff lost
baseball and softball
Partners in Living Well: Exercise options for senior citizens
On faith: Snitching the frosting
Legal learning: Digital privacy and our constitution
Adventures in Early Childhood: Getting muddy
Climate change: Costs to our health
JUDY M. OLSON
VIRGIL R. GUALTIERI
CAPTAIN ROBERT S. MALE
BURTON "BUDDY" JEROME SVEINE
DEBORAH A. CRAVENS
Adoptable pets: Gizmo and Gilly
Blood drive at THHS in April
ALS bookmobile schedule for McQuade Road stop
Two Harbors resident earns honorable mention in photo contest
Father daughter dance
arts and entertainment
Northern Lights illuminate the sky
DNR Report: March 20
Restoring North Shore forests for landowners
Late winter thaw
Catch of the day
Legals: March 6
Legals: March 20
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
Lake County Sheriff's Report: Feb. 6
Monday, Jan. 26 Inmate Population: 17 12:56 a.m. Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 near Rocky Point Road (warning for trailer lights). 9:34 Deputy assists Silver Bay Chief with report of domestic. 10:15 Deputy speaks with Finland area business owner regarding civil...
news / crime
February 6, 2015 - 11:08am
February 4, 2015
Data center discussion at township meeting
A township meeting on Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. at the Alden Town Hall will include a discussion on the proposed data center in Lake County. The proposed site is a 120-square-foot secured piece of property that would border Alden Township.
February 4, 2015 - 8:11am
February 3, 2015
Rep. Nolan's staff to visit Two Harbors
On Feb. 10, a member of Rep. Rick Nolan's staff will visit Two Harbors for a "Congress Comes to You" meeting. Mark Privratsky, field and constituent services representative in Nolan's Duluth office, will be at the Lake County Law Enforcement Center, 601 3rd Ave., Two Harbors,...
news / politics
February 3, 2015 - 6:45pm
January 27, 2015
Beargrease update: Past champs Anderson, Schroeder set up for close race to the finish
FINLAND - Good friends and fierce competitors Ryan Anderson and Nathan Schroeder are in the lead as the 2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon heads into its final stretch. The two pulled into the Finland checkpoint minutes apart on Tuesday morning - Anderson at 9:56 a.m. and Schroeder...
January 27, 2015 - 3:40pm
January 26, 2015
It's not the cold, it's a cold: Defending Beargrease champ battling bug on trail
GRAND MARAIS — Last year it was the cold. This year it's a cold. "The dogs are doing well but I haven't been feeling well," defending John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon champion Nathan Schroeder said Monday at the Trail Center checkpoint. "I've been waking up with these pounding,...
January 26, 2015 - 9:44pm
January 16, 2015
Sex trafficking task force holds annual event
The Lake County Sex Trafficking Task Force will be holding their second annual event on Jan. 26. This year's event is called Vulnerability and Sex Trafficking: Getting to the Root of it. The event will have five speakers that will talk about how the vulnerability of children...
January 16, 2015 - 1:52pm
Letter to the commissioners: LCNC is a better choice
This letter was sent to the Lake County Board of Commissioners on Jan. 12, and also forwarded to the Lake County News-Chronicle. I write in support of the Lake County News Chronicle (LCNC) to publish Lake County legal notices, which I understand were awarded in 2015 to another...
January 16, 2015 - 1:50pm
January 9, 2015
Suspect sought in daytime break-ins
Authorities in Lake County on Friday night were seeking at least one suspect involved in two residential break-ins in the Two Harbors area earlier in the day. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office reported that the first break-in was reported at about 11:15 a.m. on Minnesota Highway...
news / crime
January 9, 2015 - 9:12pm
Q&A with Kathy Johnson, Lake County CERT coordinator
In February, Lake County will be holding trainings for the Community Emergency Response Team. CERT volunteers are regular people who respond when disaster strikes. In advance of the trainings, we talked to Kathy Johnson, the CERT coordinator for the county. Kathy Johnson has...
news / community
January 9, 2015 - 2:39pm
Human trafficking vigil brings community members together
The Lake County Sex Trafficking Task Force held a candlelight vigil for victims of human trafficking on Monday. The month of January is recognized as National Human Trafficking Awareness Month. At the vigil, Two Harbors Mayor Randy Bolen and Lake County Commissioner Rich Sve...
news / community
January 9, 2015 - 1:33pm
Our view: Tax money wasted?
On Tuesday, the Lake County Board of Commissioners decided which local newspaper would serve as their legal newspaper for 2015. This involves publishing all of their legal notices — meeting minutes, requests for bids, foreclosures — anything the county is required by...
opinion / editorials
January 9, 2015 - 11:59am
January 2, 2015
IRRRB grant held back over Lake County concerns
January 2, 2015 - 10:00am