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January 15, 2017
Two Harbors looks for public input on dock project
January 15, 2017 - 5:04pm
January 14, 2017
Two Harbors Fire Chief Mark Schlangen speaks to the City Council last week about how firefighters' equipment -- including the helmet on the podium -- was damaged by falling tar during the fire at the Lake County Highway Department garage last month. (Adelle Whitefoot / Lake County News-Chronicle)
$80K in fire department equipment damaged during Two Harbors fire
January 14, 2017 - 3:37pm
January 11, 2017
Lonnie Dupre of Grand Marais took this photo of himself shortly after extricating himself from a crevasse he had fallen into near the base of Alaska's Mount Hunter on Saturday. The ice axe he clung to while trying to get out of the crevasse is still embedded in the snow near his feet. Lonnie Dupre photo
After narrow escape, Dupre calls off climb
January 11, 2017 - 7:41pm
Craig Hansen
Grand Portage National Monument gets new superintendent
January 11, 2017 - 1:46pm
January 9, 2017
From left to right: Chad Schouweiler, winner of the Gunflint Mail Run eight-dog race; Ted Young, race founder; Ryan Redington, winner of the 12-dog race; and Arleigh Jorgenson, race founder, gather for a photo after last weekend's sled dog race. Jorgenson and Young were instrumental in creating the first Mail Run in 1977. (Photo courtesy of Gunflint Mail Run)
Redington claims first place in Gunflint Mail Run
January 9, 2017 - 8:43pm
January 7, 2017
Grand Marais adventurer Lonnie Dupre arrived at the Kahiltna Glacier base camp Wednesday to begin his attempt to climb Mt. Hunter this month. No other climber has summited the mountain solo in January. Photo by Stevie Plummer
'Light and fast': Dupre aiming to reach top of another Alaskan peak in mid-winter
January 7, 2017 - 9:21pm
January 4, 2017
Lonnie Dupre of Grand Marais takes a photo of himself atop the summit of Alaska's Mount McKinley on Jan. 11. He is holding a banner for the North House Folk School in Grand Marais, but he didn't realize at the time that he was holding it facing the wrong direction. The fur at right is part of Dupre's mitten. Lonnie Dupre photo.
Dupre sets off for solo attempt at Alaska's Mount Hunter
January 4, 2017 - 9:24pm
January 3, 2017
North Shore murder trial set for June
January 3, 2017 - 5:24pm
January 1, 2017
Eric Sve, a commercial herring fisherman who lives near Two Harbors, hauls up a net with a catch of herring on Lake Superior this past summer. Although fisheries biologists are concerned about a decline in herring numbers in Lake Superior, 25 state-licensed commercial fishermen on the North Shore still catch enough herring to supply local restaurants and European demand for herring roe. (Christian Dalbec photo)
Herring heritage: North Shore commercial fishermen still meeting market demands, despite concern over lakewide herring stocks
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am
On a cold December morning, commercial herring fisherman Steve Dahl of Knife River peers out of his fish house. (Sam Cook /
Demand for fresh-caught herring on North Shore remains strong
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am
How Minnesota’s commercial fishermen net herring
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am
December 17, 2016
John Beargrease mid-distance racer Scott Olsen's lead dogs kick up snow at the start of the race north of Two Harbors last January. (2016 file / News Tribune)
Beargrease sled dog race start moving back to gravel pit
December 17, 2016 - 8:15am
Lake County Highway Department scrambles to adapt after fire
December 17, 2016 - 12:24am
December 15, 2016
Kirk Lee Bigby
North Shore murder trial postponed
December 15, 2016 - 8:00pm
December 14, 2016
Lutsen gets grant for rental housing
December 14, 2016 - 8:18pm