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Quarantine details shake out at public meetings

February 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

More than 25 people, including Rep Mary Murphy, attended a hearing on a proposed gypsy moth quarantine on Tuesday afternoon at the Lake County Law Enforcement Center in Two Harbors.
Representatives of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture were on …continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

District scrambles to make up snow and cold-weather closures

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

After nearly three weeks off, Two Harbors and Silver Bay students returned to their classrooms on Wednesday.
A scheduled two-week vacation was extended thanks to the bitter cold on Monday and Tuesday of this week. Governor Mark Dayton ordered all pu…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Lake County leaders vow to combat human trafficking

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s an equal opportunity crime that can happen to anyone, anywhere — even in Lake County. And it has.

That view was expressed by Lake County Board Chair Rich Sve as he joined 15 elected officials, law enforcement officers and community member…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Lake County leaders vow to combat human trafficking

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s an equal opportunity crime that can happen to anyone, anywhere — even in Lake County. And it has.

That view was expressed by Lake County Board Chair Rich Sve as he joined 15 elected officials, law enforcement officers and community member…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Mining efforts ramp up in northeastern Minn.

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

While a proposed copper mine just north of Hoyt Lakes moves through the final steps of its environmental review process, a company hoping to open a mine in Lake County is plugging along on its pre-feasibility study.
An environmental review on PolyMe…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Mining efforts ramp up in northeastern Minn.

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

While a proposed copper mine just north of Hoyt Lakes moves through the final steps of its environmental review process, a company hoping to open a mine in Lake County is plugging along on its pre-feasibility study.
An environmental review on PolyMe…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Attorney claims CN was warned of hazardous track conditions the day of derailment

December 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

The attorney for the CN crew members injured in last Thursday’s train derailment in Two Harbors blamed the incident on the company’s failure to remove snow and ice from the tracks, and said the company had been informed earlier in the day of unsa…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Lake County prevails in broadband-related suit

December 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

Lake County’s has finally won a two-year legal battle with ORIX Public Finance
According to minutes published online, the county has spent close to $200,000 defending itself in the broadband-related lawsuit, which alleged that the county owed Texa…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Lake County prevails in broadband-related suit

December 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

Lake County’s has finally won a two-year legal battle with ORIX Public Finance
According to minutes published online, the county has spent close to $200,000 defending itself in the broadband-related lawsuit, which alleged that the county owed Texa…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Lake County digs out of three feet of snow

December 6, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

In an all-out 72-hour battle against the forces of nature, Lake County has emerged victoriousback aches from hours of snow shoveling notwithstanding. Continue Reading