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Paul Bergman’s Funeral

August 1, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Vanilla Bean boss taught value of compassion and tenacity

July 25, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

When I was 17 years old with a brand new driver’s license, I applied for my first job at the Vanilla Bean in Two Harbors. I needed some income to pay for all those movies I went to and all the sickeningly sweet lattes I consumed. I got the job and promptly began my career of serving food. I remember the first time owner Paul Bergman came into the restaurant when I was working. He had an easy smile, but it was always a little terrifying waiting on him and the important-looking people he usually dined with. Continue Reading

Longtime Lake County Commissioner dies

July 25, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Paul Bergman’s nameplate and empty chair sat unattended at the far right side of the table in the Lake County Board’s chambers as fellow commissioners honored him with a moment of silence at Tuesday’s regular board meeting. Continue Reading

Thanks to transplant, Bergman is back to work and breathing easily

May 23, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

After a lung transplant and three months at a hospital in Pittsburgh, Lake County Commissioner Paul Bergman returned to Two Harbors at the end of April, just in time to experience some late-season snow storms. Continue Reading

Thanks to transplant, Bergman is back to work and breathing easily

May 23, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

After a lung transplant and three months at a hospital in Pittsburgh, Lake County Commissioner Paul Bergman returned to Two Harbors at the end of April, just in time to experience some late-season snow storms. Continue Reading

Letter to the editor: Backed by labor

August 19, 2010 in Lake County News-Chronicle

I am pleased to announce that Lake County Commissioner Paul Bergman has earned the endorsement of the Duluth Building and Construction Trades Council and our affiliates. Continue Reading