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Lake County News Chronicle
WKS teacher Tom Frericks awarded
New look for SB police
Beargrease kicks off 31st running in Two Harbors
Inpatient rehab helps SB woman heal
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
Basketball roundups: Jan. 23
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
VERNA M. TORSTENSON
CLYDE MELVIN HEDIN
IRENE H. (SVEE) MALE
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 Report: Jan. 9
DNR Report: Jan. 2
July 19, 2013
Getting real numbers is critical to wildlife conservation efforts
Last fall at the beginning of the wolf hunting season, the DNR claimed a wolf population of 3,000. Since 413 were killed during hunting season this would leave a population of 2587. The DNR claims a present population of only 2211. What happened to the other 376 wolves? Wolves had...
DNR / outdoors
July 19, 2013 - 12:31pm
March 22, 2013
Moose count coming in--slowly
Researchers have gathered the first results from the $1.2 million moose study that began this year in Lake and Cook counties. Six of the moose in the study have died and crews have responded quickly to determine the cause of death for these animals. Minnesota wildlife researchers...
Lake County / outdoors
March 22, 2013 - 1:18pm
January 17, 2013
Woodpecker works through the winter
This pileated woodpecker takes his job seriously. These photos of the busy bird were taken by photographer Lisa Johnson. The first image was captured Nov. 14, 2012. The second shows his progress as of Jan. 8, 2013.
January 17, 2013 - 9:01pm
September 8, 2011
DNR Report: Sept. 9
Dan Thomasen (Two Harbors) worked bear season throughout the week. Some hunters and camps were found to be having decent success while others struggled to keep bears coming to baits. Complaints of bait site tampering and competition for hunting space were received. Hunters should...
DNR / news / outdoors
September 8, 2011 - 8:00am
August 25, 2011
DNR report: Aug. 26
Dan Thomasen (Two Harbors) presented a 50-year service award to a volunteer firearm safety instructor. Annual fall training was attended, which focused on firearms and defensive tactics. Bear baiting activity is going strong with many hunters reporting strong bear activity. Boating...
community / DNR / fishing / hunting / news
August 25, 2011 - 8:00am
August 4, 2011
DNR report: Aug. 5
Two Harbors Dan Thomasen (Two Harbors) met with county officials about some wetlands issues, with more meetings and planning in the future. Monitored an ongoing problem on a trail where motor vehicles are illegally using a trail bridge to cross a river, thereby creating their own...
DNR / fishing / outdoors
August 4, 2011 - 8:00am
September 2, 2010
Beware of bears bandying about
Bear complaints in the region are on the rise this summer, according to Department of Natural Resources officials. Bob Kirsch, the DNR wildlife manager in Two Harbors, said calls about bears are "up a little bit the last couple of weeks." Most are coming from outside of city limits...
news / outdoors
September 2, 2010 - 8:34am
July 22, 2010
Case made for wolf protections
A national environmental group is asking the federal government to keep Endangered Species Act protections for wolves in the Great Lakes and Rocky Mountains until wolves have returned across much more of the U.S. The Center for Biological Diversity filed a petition Tuesday with the...
July 22, 2010 - 9:42am
April 1, 2010
Adventurous moose back in Finland
Perhaps the moose was begging to be captured and sent back to Finland. Perhaps she had channelled the mantra sounded earlier in March from the...
news / outdoors
April 1, 2010 - 8:55am