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Lake County News Chronicle
Debuting a new low-cost look
Water contact not recommended at 13 area beaches
County moves forward on watershed plan
Castle Danger Brewery cuts the ribbon
TH council asks for sales tax increase
TH soccer players return from Costa Rica
William Kelley volleyball team digging for wins
Chamber golf outing a success
Silver Bay Golf Course Men's Golf League
Altiere steps down
On Faith: Suicide and Christianity
Judge's View: Community court connections
Home for the Summer: Filing
Legal Learning: Lake County court is eFiling pioneer
Partners in Living Well: Summer wrap-up
MICHAEL EDWARD BROMAGHIM
JAMES BRUCE ISACKSON
James Patrick Buske
Clinton W. Maxwell
Northland Smart Shopper
8 Rivers North crew returns from adventure of a lifetime
Lake County Past Spotlight: 1939
Rotarians paint Crusader II
Outstanding seniors named
North Shore Library News
home and garden
University honors Farm Families of the Year
Two Harbors Fishing League: Final standings
Two Harbors Fishing League: Final standings
DNR Report: Aug. 15
June 6, 2014
Service Officer's Call: Lake County VSO reduces hour until July
The Lake County Veterans Service office will be manned part-time from Wednesday, June 4 –Thursday, July 3. Ernest Steel, an outreach specialist for the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs will provide assistance to Lake County veterans at the main office in Two Harbors only....
June 6, 2014 - 2:42pm
After the Rush: Martinson recounts combat experiences in new book
Lanny Martinson, the Lake County man whose story captured the attention and hearts of the world last year when his Vietnam-era dog tags were returned to him after 45 years, has released a book. A work of fiction, After the Rush is interwoven with Martinson’s own recollections of...
life / books
June 6, 2014 - 1:43pm
May 30, 2014
Remembering those who gave all
An overflow crowd gathered at the Silver Bay vets’ home to hear guest speaker Josh Hull, an Iraq war veteran, pay homage to fallen service...
life / family
May 30, 2014 - 1:45pm
May 13, 2014
Service officer's call: May 9
This month, I’m still pressing the issue of veterans finding, collecting, and making available to their military service documents available to their dependents and family members. Waiting until the last minute can cause unnecessary confusion and suffering for your loved ones. It...
May 13, 2014 - 4:24pm
February 7, 2014
Service officer's call: Feb. 7
From N.V. Sando February is here, and if we survive the cold (and we will), I’d like to remind everyone that one of my continuing goals is to raise awareness among veterans of the importance of getting vital records, veteran records, and any other documents in order. Keep them...
February 7, 2014 - 1:54pm
October 4, 2013
October veteran's benefits news
The State Soldier's Assistance Program (SSAP) offers assistance for dental, optical, subsistence, and special needs (on a case-by-case basis) for low-income veterans who meet income and asset eligibility requirements. Call the Veterans Service Office, or visiting the following websites:...
October 4, 2013 - 1:09pm
August 22, 2013
Helpful information for Lake County veterans
One of the goals of the Lake County Veterans Service Office in 2013 was to increase outreach and education activities. The first part of August, I visited Tammy at the Lake County News Chronicle office, who thought a monthly column or article might be a good idea and serve the veterans...
August 22, 2013 - 11:27am
August 15, 2013
Veterans' Memorial Gate plaques installed
For those who know of the Veterans' Memorial Gate and its journey throughout the years, well, it recently got its final plaque. The gate has been through quite a lot since its earlier days when it was erected near Silver Creek. Over the years, that site became overgrown, virtually...
August 15, 2013 - 9:24am
July 11, 2013
Yachts and yachts of fun on veterans' 21st annual fishing trip
Early last Monday morning, veterans from all over the state, including 53 from the Minnesota Veterans Home in Silver Bay, began boarding boats...
July 11, 2013 - 11:54am
November 8, 2012
Veteran's Day: A time to remember
"In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below." --Major John McCrae Prior to June 1, 1954, November 11th was known as Armistice Day to commemorate...
life / news
November 8, 2012 - 2:54pm
August 16, 2012
Veteran's memorial gate dedication on Saturday
In June, the News Chronicle published an article about the new site of the Veterans Memorial Forest and the committed members of the Two Harbors...
community / life
August 16, 2012 - 11:52am
September 10, 2009
Veterans ride tandem bikes in Silver Bay
Bob Risch from Trikes for Life Excursions visited the Minnesota Veterans Home in Silver Bay on Friday, Sept. 4. Residents of the Veterans Home...
community / outdoors
September 10, 2009 - 8:40am
May 23, 2009
Paying respect, one stone at a time
By the time he stopped to talk, George Scheidt had already lifted 2,520 pounds. Not all at once, of course. He did it one tombstone at a time. Scheidt is the Lake County veterans service officer, but his job doesn't include cemetery duty. It's something he chooses to do out of love...
May 23, 2009 - 8:00am