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Lake County News Chronicle
Wallin finishes third in Beargrease
Winter Frolic moves to new location
William Kelley new one-act play competes at sub-sectionals
Students present Lake County project at state conference
No pilot's license, no problem: Flying for beginners
Two Harbors ski team competes at Snowflake
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Team Osbakken returns
Bayside chatter: Jan. 30
Basketball roundup: Jan. 30
baseball and softball
Climate column: What does climate change cost the average person?
Letter to the editor: Frolic venue change disappoints business owners
Letter to the editor: Library receives grant
Legal learning: Beaver Bay Motel is finally sold
On faith: Life's train
RALPH J. O'DAY
MARGARET D. JOHNSON
DARLENE D. DALY
Hugo turns 93
Make a Wish helps local boy
Breakfast for Champions a success
Ruby's Pantry in SB spreads cheer year-round
arts and entertainment
Cold Winter Days in Two Harbors
DNR seeks comments on Finland area lake and stream management plans
DNR Report: Jan. 9
Legals: Jan. 30
LN Living at Home
To Kimchi or Not to Kimchi? That was the question.
Spirit Creek Farm owners Andrew and Jennifer Sauter Sargent love living on the South Shore of Lake Superior near Cornucopia. But, as many can...
July 1, 2011 - 12:00am
May 6, 2011
Why would someone want a cabin in the woods when they can have a houseboat? That's the question Andy Anderson, houseboat owner and water lover,...
family / life / outdoors / st louis county / travel
May 6, 2011 - 12:00am
March 3, 2011
Lovely Loyly, Sweaty Saunas are a Northland Family Tradition
If you're a transplant to northern Minnesota, you may have noticed the strong Finnish heritage that thrives here. In the early 1900s, Duluth...
March 3, 2011 - 2:24pm
A Solid Investment, How to Incorporate Stone into Your Home
Perhaps its because they're so often haphazardly scattered across sandy beaches, or perhaps its because they're often seen tossed together in...
March 3, 2011 - 12:52pm
An Appetizing Area
Ketchup and mustard are kitchen staples - in your pantry, not on your walls. That's the thought Lee and Julie Harris shared back in 2006 when...
March 3, 2011 - 12:45pm
January 7, 2011
Small Projects add up to a Big Appeal
In this economy, homeowners are watching every penny. But just because money is tight, not every renovation plan has to be cast aside. Smaller...
January 7, 2011 - 10:37am
Everywhere the Wind Blew
Chris and Martha Byrnes knew their nearly century-old Hunter Park house was pretty drafty...and the exterior was starting to show its age, too. "We were at the point that the siding was so old, you'd touch it and it'd come off in your hands," says Chris Byrnes. Clearly they needed...
January 7, 2011 - 10:21am
November 6, 2010
The holiday season is coming around again, and the pressure is on to transform your home for the season. Are you excited? Determined? Concerned about the pressure? Some people really look forward to the season, while others dread dragging out all those old decorations, buying new...
November 6, 2010 - 12:00am
September 11, 2010
Gone to the dogs
There is a squirrel on the front lawn. Panzer, a two-year-old Doberman, hops onto the cushioned bench he believes was made just for him and stares intently at the lawn marauder. After a few seconds of staring, he emits a low growl. He is having fun. This cushioned window bench...
September 11, 2010 - 10:53am
July 5, 2010
The Wedding Gift
"I had a feeling of quiet, probably caused by the thick rugs, heavy draperies and dark paneling which was fashionable at that time." These words, written by Charles Duncan's granddaughter in a school essay, best describe the house encapsulated in yellow brick. The 55-room estate...
July 5, 2010 - 11:30am
May 11, 2010
Cliff Hanger, Unique Cliff house brings couple close to nature
As Gary and Holly Martini searched for a cabin getaway on Lake Superior's North Shore, they agreed that if the property didn't have beautiful rocks and easy access to the water, they wouldn't even look at it. Their search led them to "Cliff House"--a tidy little home that started...
May 11, 2010 - 1:33pm
March 10, 2010
A History of Art and Architecture
If they could talk, the sturdy walls of Tweed House would probably discuss the paintings that have hung on them and the people who came to see...
March 10, 2010 - 9:46am
January 6, 2010
WINTER FUN: ...be there with bells on
A horse-drawn sleigh ride is one of the simplest, yet most endearing of wintertime treats. Historically, sleighs were used to transport logs and other goods, as well as a means of winter travel. Sleighs come in a variety of shapes and sizes to accommodate different materials. Today...
January 6, 2010 - 2:23pm
WINTER IS FUN ...for those who embrace it
There are two basic types of people who stick around for a Minnesota winter - those who hunker, and those who embrace. When the snow is three...
January 6, 2010 - 2:10pm
HOME: Make a fireplace the center of your home
Since the dawn of time, man has been fascinated with fire. From providing warmth, to cooking, and even in making the tools to progress, fire been a useful and aesthetically pleasing part of life. In today's domestic setting, we mostly think of fire for warmth.
January 6, 2010 - 1:53pm