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WKHS alumni offer scholarship
Community radio brings variety show to Harbor Theater
County brings on broadband consultant
Students face the grueling challenges of the Ikidarod
Bill could restore federal funding for Lake County
Bayside Chatter: Feb. 27
Two Harbors 4th grade basketball ends season on high note
Basketball Round-up: Feb. 27
North Shore Storm advance out of play-ins
North Shore Storm falls to Duluth Marshall
baseball and softball
Service officer’s briefing: March 2015
Partners in Living Well: Help with energy bills
On faith: Lent
Letter to the editor: Lake County should reconsider data center
Letter to the editor: Unanswered questions on data center project
JACK A. MESNA
ELMER CHARLES HARLING
RALPH J. O'DAY
Local business owners’ granddaughter on American Idol
Paranormal researcher talks mysterious creatures
Local artist's work displayed in New York
ReVisioning Two Harbors to meet Feb. 10
Five Questions with Kay Libby: Granting wishes for children in need
arts and entertainment
Two Harbors hunter inspires possible hunting law change
DNR invites public to help in setting deer harvest goals
Legals: Feb. 20
Legals: Feb. 6
partners in living well
December 20, 2013
Partners in Living Well: Enjoying the season
Arna Rennan So many people say: “Well you know, Christmas is really all about the children.” It must be either my immaturity or inner child that protests that thought. I simply want to celebrate the very fact that we are here in the midst of growing darkness, hostile, howling...
December 20, 2013 - 12:29pm
December 6, 2013
Partners in Living Well: Snow day aftermath
I was able to celebrate my birthday this week by having a snow day at home with the kids. We live on a quiet road in the country that wasn't plowed until late afternoon, so we stayed home shoveling, playing in the snow and taking care of household chores. I'm thankful that we can...
December 6, 2013 - 2:45pm
November 22, 2013
Partners in Living Well: Holiday activities to warm the season
Stopping in at Goodwill last week, I found the sweater that says it all. It had pumpkins, cornucopias, elves, reindeer and pine trees - two themes knit into one sweater. It was screaming, "it's holiday season!" in very bright colors. No, I didn't buy that particular one, but it...
November 22, 2013 - 2:52pm
November 8, 2013
Partners in Living Well: Many reasons to give thanks
One day this fall, a volunteer driver, Jerry Carlson, stopped by the Community Partners office in an elated mood and said, "I've just got to...
November 8, 2013 - 1:39pm
October 31, 2013
Partners in Living Well: Keeping the warmth in the holiday season with fun and entertainment
The first few snowflakes have been flying around today. Am I the only one that suddenly feels like a kid full of anticipation of the social holiday season? It may be cold and dark outside but what better way to counteract it than with comfort food, social gatherings and entertainment!...
October 31, 2013 - 12:19pm
October 11, 2013
Partners in Living Well: Keeping seniors safe online
Senior citizens are online, too
October 11, 2013 - 4:59pm
October 4, 2013
Partners in Living Well: Making your memories your children's treasures
Fall colors, golden leaves, golden years and golden memories. The seasons trigger different urges. My husband tends to get a little melancholy in the fall, or perhaps nostalgic is a better word. He reflects on another year passing -- the youth of spring and the vigorous activity of...
October 4, 2013 - 12:14pm
August 29, 2013
With last week's heat wave, it is hard to imagine crisp, cool evenings of fall. There are some indications of its arrival, though -- dashes of yellow in poplar trees, the scent of dry foliage and darkness by nine o'clock instead of the lingering light of midsummer. We may still be...
August 29, 2013 - 9:52am
August 1, 2013
What's new under the sun?
On the day my art professor retired from teaching, he said to his students, "If you think there is nothing new under the sun, then you have no business being an artist. And yet it is the same moon that shines above all lovers." Over the years, I've broadened my brush strokes to be...
August 1, 2013 - 1:46pm
July 5, 2013
Partners in living well: Time to recognize our outstanding seniors
A well-kept secret is a person who contributes to others, enhancing his or her own life as well. It's someone for whom volunteering is not a sacrifice, but a golden opportunity. One friend put it this way: "You lose the time to worry, complain or even feel aches and pains." Other...
July 5, 2013 - 2:52pm
More voices, more wisdom
Last week you probably noticed that a couple of new columnists have become a part of the News-Chronicle family. Arna Rennan and Kirsten Cruikshank introduced themselves, giving a little bit of background about their work in Lake County and their goals for the column they'll be writing...
Lake County / opinion
July 5, 2013 - 1:49pm