Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Where is the Courthouse located?

 

601 3rd Avenue, Two Harbors, MN  55616

Map

 


When is the Courthouse open?        

Observed Holidays by Lake County

 


Many departments list their calendars within the department pages and you can view their scheduled holiday observance there. 

 

Or you may view the table below for a single view of all the departments and the dates each office is closed. 

 

Monday through Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm, except for  holidays and weather emergencies.

View Calendar here

 

*Holiday calendar subject to Collective Bargaining Agreements and Board review.

**Cooks, Sentence to Serve, Jail Administrator, Office Assistant and Under Sheriff.

Note:  Health & Human Services hours are 8:00am - 4:00pm, except for  holidays and weather emergencies.

What phone number can I call?

The Main Courthouse Phone Number:  218-834-8300

 

See the directory page of this website, each department has their own main incoming number.

 

 
Finding my polling place

If you are unsure of your precinct location, check the Secretary of State Precinct Finderpage. After a few questions to obtain your home address, it will provide the precinct number and location where you will go to vote as well as list which district elections within the state you are able to vote in.

 

Information on Genealogy

Recorders Office – Vital Statistics

Information on Voting

Auditors Office – Election section

 

Jail - Visitor Hours

 

Sheriff’s Office – Lake County Jail section

 

Purchase County Highway map

Purchase Platbook

Auditors Office or Forestry

 

Services to US Veterans

Veterans Services Officer – see Department section