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  • Split Rock from the Water
  • Rootbeer Falls
  • Near Pallisade Head
  • Rainbow on the Rocks
  • Split Rock Sun and Cloud
  • Fall
  • Ice on the breakwall
  • Winter Fog
  • Where Water meets Sky
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Lake County is located in the Arrowhead Region of Northeastern Minnesota, covering 2062 square miles with a population of 10,866 people. Within our boundaries are 4 state parks, a Nation Forest and the BWCAW. All offer superior hiking, camping, fishing and winter recreational opportunities. Snowmobiling, hiking, cross-country skiing and ATV trails are readily accessible throughout the county. Bordering our county is the largest freshwater lake in the world, Lake Superior. With its rugged beauty and pristine shoreline, it offers many recreational opportunities as well as historical shipwrecks, two operating lighthouses and two public marinas.

Lake County is rich in cultural heritage with many historical sites and museums to experience. Special events occur during every season, from the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon in January to Grandma's Marathon in June, along with local community festivals. The largest city is Two Harbors, where the county seat is located. Here and in the City of Silver Bay, two operating harbors for shipping iron ore and taconite are located. Major industries in Lake County are mining, logging, wood products, shipping and transportation, manufacturing, health care and tourism. Come and grow with us!

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ARE YOU CONCERNED ABOUT THE DECLINING BEE POPULATION?
WHEN:         Wednesday, May 24th
WHERE:      Law Enforcement Center  
                   601 3rd Avenue, Two Harbors
TIME:          6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

6:00- 7:00      Dan Schutte, Shoreview Natives
�Ÿ    Current reasons and stressors for pollinator decline
�Ÿ    Supporting pollinators through native planting and habitat creation
�Ÿ    Invasive species control and replacement with natives
�Ÿ    Questions and Conversation

 
7:00 - 8:00       Jadell Cavallin, Lake County Master Gardener
�Ÿ    Native Bees - types and importance
�Ÿ    Non-native, bee friendly plants
�Ÿ    Questions and Conversation
 
This is a FREE program.  However, due to limited seating capacity, we ask that you RSVP by calling 834-8469.

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Attention: Information and Reminder!        
1)    Property Taxes are due:     May 15 and October 15          
2)    New drop box is at the front of the Health and Human Services Building at 616 Third Avenue, Two Harbors, MN  
3)    To reprint your Tax statements go to:  Parcelinfo.com search your name and print the tax statement.

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