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County to receive $75,000 for aquatic invasive species prevention

July 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

Ken Vogel
chronicle@lcnewschronicle.com

Recently, the 2014 Minnesota State Legislature approved funding to Minnesota counties for aquatic invasive species (AIS) prevention. According to Lake County Administrator Matt Huddleston, the timing of the…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

After the Rush: Martinson recounts combat experiences in new book

June 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

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 Ma…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Candidates emerge for TH council, county seats

June 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

The candidate roster is set for open Two Harbors and county seats. The filing period ended Tuesday.
Two Harbors councilors and Lake County officials had to file by June 3 to secure a place on the November ballot. School district, Silver Bay and Beav…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Oberstar’s life and passing touch lives in Lake County and beyond

May 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

Last Saturday, Minnesota and the nation lost a veteran Congressman when Jim Oberstar passed away at his home in Potomac, Md. Oberstar was 79. On Tuesday evening the U.S. House of Representatives observed a moment of silence in honor of the 18- consec…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Lake Connections open house May 1 in Silver Bay

April 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Lake Connections is hosting a community open house at the Silver Bay Fire Hall on May 1 from 4-7 p.m. High-speed internet, digital TV and voice services will be available for live demonstrations. Lake Connections staff will be on hand to answer quest…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Jury awards SB business owners $830k in suit against MnDot

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Tammy Francois and Ken Vogel

chronicle@lcnewschronicle.com

A jury has awarded the owners of a Silver Bay business $830,000 after they determined that the Minnesota Department of Transportation “took” their property at the intersection of Highwa…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Jury awards SB business owners $830k in suit against MnDot

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Tammy Francois and Ken Vogel

chronicle@lcnewschronicle.com

A jury has awarded the owners of a Silver Bay business $830,000 after they determined that the Minnesota Department of Transportation “took” their property at the intersection of Highwa…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

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