November 29, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle
Though portions of the Knife River were designated impaired earlier this month, Katrina Kessler, manager of the water assessment and environmental section of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, said the impairments won’t affect the majority of people who come in contact with the river.
She said the MPCA tests are more of an early warning system than a sign that water is dangerous to human health. Continue Reading
August 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
PIERRE Sometimes during high water the Missouri River will carve away one of its banks like an old man turning out his pockets to bring things to light scrapers and knives made of Knife River flint, hoes and squash knives made of bison bone, 19th century toy horses made of pewter or cast iron. Continue Reading
June 20, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle
Grady Furo, 12, of Knife River has a very clear goal for Grandma’s Marathon on Saturday. Continue Reading
March 22, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle
Bill DeRoche says he has spent far too much time indoors since September. That’s when his neighbors installed an outdoor wood-burning boiler that he says has caused his chronic obstructive pulmonary disease symptoms to grow worse, irritating a smoke allergy and resulting in severe headaches. Continue Reading
February 21, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle
Just three months into their new business venture, Penny and Micki Agar have made their mark on the Mocha Moose on Highway 61 just south of Two Harbors.
The mother-daughter business partners purchased the coffee shop in late November. Continue Reading
November 1, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle
The Gordons can now say they’ve survived a hurricane in a sailboat. Continue Reading
September 8, 2011 in Lake County News-Chronicle
Having been blind for just six months, Brooke Wright already has learned how to cheat at cards. Now, she’s prepping to skate the half-marathon in the North Shore Inline Marathon Sept. 17.