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Lake County News Chronicle
Semi hits ditch in Two Harbors
Sonic boom mystery solved
LSSD moves forward with 4-day week application
Beargrease update: Past champs Anderson, Schroeder set up for close race to the finish
It's not the cold, it's a cold: Defending Beargrease champ battling bug on trail
Basketball roundups: Jan. 23
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
baseball and softball
Guest commentary: United Way helps on the North Shore
On faith: Life's train
Letter to the community: Thanks from food shelf
Correction: Jan. 23
Adventures in Early Childhood: Art through young eyes
DARLENE D. DALY
RALPH J. O'DAY
MARGARET D. JOHNSON
VERNA M. TORSTENSON
Make a Wish helps local boy
Breakfast for Champions a success
Ruby's Pantry in SB spreads cheer year-round
Christmas poem: The little gift box
arts and entertainment
Cold Winter Days in Two Harbors
DNR seeks comments on Finland area lake and stream management plans
DNR Report: Jan. 9
DNR Report: Jan. 2
letter to the editor
August 15, 2014
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
Letter to the editor: Former teacher responds to criticism of school district
From Linda Hoffman, Two Harbors I feel personally compelled to respond to a recent letter published in the Lake County News-Chronicle and the North Shore Journal (“Say no to four-day week” from Mark Broin appeared in the Feb. 21 issue of the News-Chronicle). First off, since...
March 14, 2014 - 1:30pm
March 7, 2014
Letter to the editor: North Shore girls and coaches lauded
From Deade Johnson, Two Harbors There is nothing better than tournament time in Minnesota. The road trips for hockey games and the memories that the players and families will have will last a lifetime. More kids in Minnesota play hockey than in any other state and we have all...
March 7, 2014 - 4:19pm
Letter to the editor: Remembering Edda
From Jennifer Seagren, Two Harbors Edda Mealey died suddenly and unexpectedly in the early hours of Saturday, March 1, at her home north of Two Harbors. Although Edda was a petite, quiet lady she was very well known and loved in our small community. Most of her family lived either...
March 7, 2014 - 4:18pm
March 3, 2014
Letter to the editor: Nolan is selling out our waters, and Metsa is backing him up
From Carla Arneson, Ely Fast-tracking mining projects accomplish one thing: mining corporations have a better chance to hide the truth from the public. The companies, not the permitting process, are opaque and need transparency. Instead we have the predictability of corporate representatives...
March 3, 2014 - 4:45pm
December 6, 2013
Letter to the editor: A brother's appreciation of friends and community
This past weekend I drove 1,000 miles round trip from Chicago to Two Harbors to attend a benefit fund raiser for my brother Matt who was recently diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma. Matt owns The Pub and the benefit was held at the American Legion. I've always known my brother was...
December 6, 2013 - 2:18pm
November 22, 2013
Letter to the editor: Iron mines show that copper/nickel mining can be environmentally safe
Last week I was present at the talk Bill Carter gave at the Vermilion Community College here in Ely.
November 22, 2013 - 12:32pm