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It’s official: Laiti and Pichotta are outstanding volunteers

August 15, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Elders from throughout the North Shore communities attended the annual senior luncheon at the Lake County Fair last Thursday. The event included music by Mel Annala, door prize drawings, a menu of summer favorites chicken pasta salad, fruit cup, cake and coffee and the announcement of Lake County’s Outstanding Senior Volunteer. Continue Reading

Shore things

August 8, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Lake County has little to gain from land sale

August 1, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

A 65-acre parcel of publicly owned North Shore land was recently sold at auction. It is unfortunate that the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources school trust land bureaucracy is so short sighted that it is turning over publicly owned land with pristine Lake Superior shoreline to private interests. Continue Reading

North Shore land is sold, but controversy remains

August 1, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

A parcel of land along Lake Superior’s North Shore was sold last week, but the controversy surrounding the sale is showing no signs of slowing down. Continue Reading

North Shore Library News

July 19, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Little Libraries on the Big Lake Continue Reading

Lake County land sale raises concerns

July 19, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

July 24 the date that a 65.25 acre parcel of land is being auctioned is the date that two St. Paul residents and frequent visitors to the North
Shore, Norbert and Heather Johnson, are dreading. Continue Reading

Creating Cairns on the North Shore

July 11, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The Oxford Dictionary defines a cairn as ” a mound of rough stones built as a memorial or landmark, typically on a hilltop or skyline,” but this weekend, students in a workshop facilitated by Peter Juhl created a collection of cairns on the shores of Lake Superior at Sugarloaf Beach, over the weekend. Continue Reading

North Shore water advisories issued

July 11, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The Minnesota Department of Health is recommending no contact with beach water at 11 beaches along the North Shore after water tests found elevated levels of E. coli bacteria indicating the possible presence of fecal contamination. Continue Reading

Tractor club growing

March 28, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The North Shore Tractor Club & Equipment has big plans this year. Continue Reading

New Cook County sled dog race is a go for Sunday

January 4, 2013 in Duluth News Tribune

With a few course adjustments to account for variable snow conditions, the first Gichigami Express Sled Dog Race is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Sunday near Grand Portage.
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