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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - March 24, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Bridge over highway has cosmetic damage
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
National Loon Center presentation set for Wednesday
Elderly couple found dead in Minn., grandson arrested
Crosslake loon center project attracts national attention
Inside the Outdoors: Scent of skunk is a first sign of spring
Deer feeding bans continue in 16 Minnesota counties
Basketball: Free throw competition held at Aitkin
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
Jim Berg Sr.
Jon Frederick Blocker
Donna Mae Theis
Edith Marion Soder
Learn about adoption, foster care at conference in Brainerd
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
Card games: March 12-16, 2018
Unitarian Universalist minister to share overseas experiences
How one group is using scraps of wood to comfort others
Letter to the editor: Thank you, mock trial volunteers
Danecdotes: A method to the 'madness?'
Letter to the Editor: Thank you, Terwilligers
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Cass County Sheriff's Corner: Be vigilant against tax scams
letters to the editor
Births-March 22, 2018
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
Bean Hole Days
August 4, 2017
Former Pequot Lakes mayor, principal dies: Ed Larsen remembered as consensus builder, environmental advocate
Ed Larsen, former Crow Wing County commissioner and Pequot Lakes mayor and educator, passed away Wednesday in St. Cloud Hospital. He was 76....
August 4, 2017 - 11:27am
July 21, 2017
KLICK!: 350 pounds of beans baked overnight
Lance Ray was selected as King Bean with Carol Park crowned Queen Bean on Wednesday, July 12, at Pequot Lakes' annual Bean Hole Days festivities....
July 21, 2017 - 6:00am
Looking Back - July 21, 2017
40 years ago - July 21, 1977 (Photo) Daniel and Libretta Danielson relax for a few moments overlooking the beach at the resort they owned and operated for 30 seasons. (Headline) Grass carp found in southeastern Minn. 30 years ago - July 23, 1987 (Headline) Pequot Bean Holers boast...
July 21, 2017 - 4:30am
July 17, 2017
Vogt's Notes: Give thanks (not rants) for those who work hard for others to have fun
It's definitely festival season in the lakes area. From the thousands of people who filled area towns for Fourth of July festivities, to this...
July 17, 2017 - 5:00am
July 12, 2017
PHOTO: Lowering The Beans
Kirk Larson (left) and Tim Hidde guide the last pot of beans into a bed of hot coals Tuesday at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. The tradition...
July 12, 2017 - 3:00am
July 11, 2017
Help Paul Bunyan find his paddle
Help Paul Bunyan find his paddle as part of Bean Hole Days in Pequot Lakes. Following are the first two clues: Paddle Hunt Clue #1:
July 11, 2017 - 2:49pm
July 9, 2017
Our Savior's to host bazaar, bake sale
Our Savior's Lutheran Church's Bean Hole Day bazaar and bake sale will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, at the church. Coffee, homemade pie, fresh hot-off-the-grill lefse and crafts will be available to purchase. Our Savior's Lutheran Church is half a block west of the...
July 9, 2017 - 9:30am
July 8, 2017
Bean Hole Days to feature community picnic
Celebrate Bean Hole Days on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 11-12, at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. The event will kick off with the first paddle...
July 8, 2017 - 5:00am
July 7, 2017
Calendar of events: July 7, 2017
WEEKLY Thursdays: Pequot Lakes Market in the Park, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Trailside Park Fridays: Pine River Duck Races, 1:45 p.m., Pine River dam Fridays: Pine River Market Square farmers market, 2:30-5:30 p.m., downtown Pine River Tuesdays: Big Fun Tuesdays, 1-3 p.m., Crosslake Town Square...
July 7, 2017 - 3:30am
July 6, 2017
Looking Back - July 6, 2017
40 years ago - July 8, 1977 (Headline) Pequot's Fourth is rained out, re-scheduled for Sunday, July 10 Whitefish Golf Course is offering a $200 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of vandals who damaged a green on the course. 30 years ago - July 9, 1987 (Headline)...
July 6, 2017 - 4:30am
June 23, 2017
Looking Back - June 23, 2017
40 years ago - June 23, 1977 Mr. Leo Hovey of Hovey's Studio Photography, Pine River, was granted membership in the Minnesota Professional Photographers Association at its recent convention in St. Paul. (Headline) "Bird Brain" beats all comers in hot tic-tac-toe gamers 30 years ago...
June 23, 2017 - 5:30am
June 15, 2017
Looking Back - June 15, 2017
40 years ago - June 16, 1977 (Headline) Scouts return from Isle Royale trip with blistered feet (Headline) Grace United Methodist Church plans 75th anniversary observance (Headline) Heartland Bassmasters have first tourney 30 years ago - June 18, 1987 (Headline) Crosslake to purchase...
June 15, 2017 - 9:30am
May 14, 2017
Author to appear at area book-signing events
Award-winning Minnesota author Connie Claire Szarke, who wrote "A Stone For Amer," will appear at several area events this summer to sign copies of her book. Parts of the novel take place in the central lakes area in 1919, when Will Lindstrom, 16, traveled from southern Minnesota...
May 14, 2017 - 3:30am
May 13, 2017
Pequot Lakes: Get ready for summer events - fireworks location changes
As lakes area residents continue to wait patiently for spring weather to arrive, many behind-the-scenes people are busy preparing for two popular...
May 13, 2017 - 7:00am
July 20, 2016
Bean company representatives show up at Bean Hole Days
Several representatives from Central Bean Co. of Quincy, Wash. - the company that has donated 400 pounds of white beans to Bean Hole Days in...
July 20, 2016 - 10:58am