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School board opens discussion on land swap again
Lake View changes urgent care policies
Two Harbors sports roundup: Sept. 19
Deven VanHouse: Speed and commitment are in his blood
Two Harbors Sports Round-up
TH residents invited to Alzheimer's walk
On faith: End of the world?
Legal Learning: What is a Harassment Restraining Order?
Judge's View: Ferguson lessons
Gert's Dirt: Fall maintenance checklist
ROBERT NORMAN NELSON
Flora M. Bracken
BRUCE R. OLSON
Robert M. Braaten
DAVID JON ROWE Sr.
Northland Smart Shopper
Cornhole tournament gives back
Lake County Past Spotlight
Northshore Tractor Club spreading smiles worldwide
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home and garden
A tale of changing seasons
Minnesota Starwatch: September 2014
letter to the editor
September 12, 2014
Letter to the editor: Help with "Art for Kids"
From Nya Johnson District 8, ALA Juniors Honorary President I am a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Juniors Post 109. We are starting out the year with a meeting on Sept. 19 at 10 a.m. at the American Legion in Two Harbors. American Legion Auxiliary Juniors is open...
September 12, 2014 - 12:52pm
September 8, 2014
Letter to the editor: Suicide isn't selfish
From Diane Dinndorf Friebe Two Harbors While I appreciated the overall tone of "On Faith: Suicide and Christianity" (Lake County News-Chronicle, Aug. 22 issue) I disagree strongly with one of the points. The column said that, "Suicide is a sin because it's ultimately the most...
September 8, 2014 - 10:11am
August 18, 2014
Guest commentary: Don’t move TH electrical department
From Steve Blettner Two Harbors When I started working for the City of Two Harbors in 1984, the electrical department was located at the South Avenue garage along with the public works. We had trucks, material and equipment stored there and at the gas and water garage, now called...
August 18, 2014 - 4:29pm
August 15, 2014
Letter to the editor: Otto doing stellar job as state auditor
From Fran Kaliher Two Harbors The attempt to unseat Rebecca Otto from her office as state auditor by Matt Entenza is the most blatantly ego-driven campaign I have ever witnessed. The claims he makes in the innumerable and expensive mailings I have been receiving have been ruled...
August 15, 2014 - 4:29pm
Letter to the editor: Clean up after pets
From Stephen Phillips Two Harbors I am an ardent companion animal advocate. As an active rescue participant, over the past few years I’ve been gratified to see the progressive changes in our local animal-related ordinances and to witness an upsurge in companion animal adoptions:...
August 15, 2014 - 4:28pm
Letter to the editor: TH company Red Dog impresses
From Douglas W. Lindamood Brookston I strive to improve our nation’s economic condition as best I can. Admittedly, my personal impact is infinitesimal, but for a number of years I’ve done my best to only purchase products made in the USA. As anyone who has attempted this will...
August 15, 2014 - 4:27pm
Letter to the editor: How is our money being spent?
From Mary Rosati Two Harbors Friends and neighbors, over the next couple of months I’ll be asking how the city is spending your money. Here are a few examples from 2013-14: -A lobbyist getting $11,000 a year to promote a safe harbor. -A portable stage costing $12,000. How...
August 15, 2014 - 3:35pm
July 25, 2014
Letter to the editor: Lake County patriotism shows
From Paul von Goertz 1st Minnesota Volunteers Infantry, Knife River I marched in the Heritage Days parade as part of Battery I of the 1st U. S. Artillery, which is comprised of Civil War re-enactors. We were part of the color guard that was led by the American Legion and included...
July 25, 2014 - 5:30pm
June 20, 2014
Letter to the editor: Join activists in calling for Peltier’s release
From John Iversen Two Harbors Enrolled member of the Bois Forte-Nett Lake Band of Chippewa During his final term in office, President Obama should declare clemency for Leonard Peltier. In 1973, I participated in the Wounded Knee occupation for seven weeks. There, I learned first-...
June 20, 2014 - 2:49pm
June 13, 2014
Letter to the editor: More Fats, please!
From David Gustafson, Eagan On page six of the May 30 issue of the News-Chronicle, you published a letter about Grant “Fats” Johnson. He was truly a legend in the history of Two Harbors. The articles he wrote for the Chronicle years ago were priceless and of great interest....
June 13, 2014 - 12:16pm
Letter to the editor: Protect our wolves
From Andy Fisher Silver Bay Many Minnesotans may know that the gray wolf was recently taken off of the endangered species list. Instead of taking our time and doing even a baseline survey when the wolf lost federal protection, the DNR rushed through two wolf hunting and trapping...
May 13, 2014 - 4:23pm
April 8, 2014
Letter to the editor: County decision to make appointments is proactive
From Morris Manning Silver Bay The county board is taking heat for its decision to appoint rather than elect positions of county auditor/treasurer and county recorder. One opponent notes, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” If it were only that simple! That admonition has...
April 8, 2014 - 10:05am
March 21, 2014
Letter to the editor: Leave county posts up to voters
From Don Graden, Two Harbors “You’ve got to be kidding me!!” That’s what I thought when I heard and read that the Lake County Board of Commissioners wants to appoint the head of the auditor and recorder departments, rather than have the posts filled by election, as it is...
March 21, 2014 - 2:15pm
March 14, 2014
Letter to the editor: Thanks to the plowers
From Katya Gordon, Two Harbors As I walked out onto the breakwall this morning I was grateful — whoever had plowed the lighthouse parking lot gave an extra shove to a wall of snow facing the pier, allowing us a path out onto the pier. I felt the same gratitude a few days ago...
March 14, 2014 - 1:31pm
Letter to the editor: Attorney speaks out against appointed positions
From Mitch Costley, Two Harbors The Lake County Auditor and the Lake County Recorder have been elected positions in this county for more than 100 years. The Lake County Board of Commissioners has moved one step closer to making the auditor and recorder positions appointed by the...
March 14, 2014 - 1:31pm