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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Body of missing Osakis man found
Murder, kidnapping and criminal sexual conduct charges filed against man accused of abducting Alayna Ertl
[KLICK GALLERY] Area sports practice
Suspect in Watkins 5-year-old's death expected in court Tuesday morning
Apply for new broadband education grants
Volleyball: Patriots look to build on 2015 success
Volleyball: PR-B looks to avoid early upset
Football: Experienced offense, speedy defense to fuel Patriots
NFL: Haeg injures ankle in Colts' defeat
Ice Skating: Whitledge second at ISI Championships
John William Vessey, Jr.
Joyce V. Nygaard
Warren G. Talaska
Shirley Ann (Grant) Bikkie
Henry Allen Butler
Northwoods Art and Book Festival brings food fiction to town
Chef's Hat: Overabundance of oregano
Music showcase, community event on tap Aug. 26 in Emily
Sarah Mae & The Birkeland Boys to perform Sunday at Longville church
Lifesaving symphony is Lakes Area Music Festival's finale
MMBA Home Show
The Cracker Barrel: Thirty days hath September
From the Lefthand Corner: Memories of Wendy
Vogt's Notes: Venture with us on s'more tour around Whitefish Chain
Faith: Anno mortis eius (in the year of her death)
Letters to the Editor: Local support for muskie stocking on Gull?
letters to the editor
80th Birthday: Wilma Durham
70th Wedding Anniversary: DeWayne and Millie Schwanke
60th Wedding Anniversary: Ray and Carolyn Frisch
Wedding Announced: Melissa Besmehn and Tyler Junkenmeier
Births-Aug. 11, 2016
August 15, 2016
A voice for the young: Breezy Point's Moroni offers younger generation's perspective
The desire to have his voice heard in the community drove Michael Moroni to his spot on the Breezy Point City Council. Originally from Maple...
August 15, 2016 - 8:49am
August 4, 2016
Breezy Point: Council approves comprehensive plan updates
The Breezy Point City Council approved an update to the 2010 comprehensive plan by a 3-2 vote Monday, Aug. 1. Within the 2010 comprehensive plan was a goal statement that the plan should be reviewed and updated in five years. The review process began in early 2015 and was intended...
August 4, 2016 - 9:38am
July 28, 2016
Communities to hold National Night Out events
To help promote partnership between citizens and local police departments, area communities are participating in National Night Out from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2. National Night Out is a community building campaign that is designed to heighten crime prevention awareness, generate...
July 28, 2016 - 10:55am
July 27, 2016
Election 2016: Local candidates can file for office starting Aug. 2
Lead with any mayors/long-term council members we know aren't seeking re-election Dave Sjoblad - Pequot Lakes mayor John Poston - Lake Shore mayor At least two area communities will see new mayors elected this November. First-term mayors Dave Sjoblad in Pequot Lakes and John Poston...
July 27, 2016 - 4:07pm
July 20, 2016
200 butterflies released in Breezy Point
Butterflies filled the air at the 12th annual Monarch Butterfly Release on Saturday, July 16, at Pelican Woods Cemetery and Nature Trail in Breezy...
July 20, 2016 - 10:21am
July 18, 2016
[KLICK GALLERY] Breezy Point Butterfly Release 2016
The 12th annual Monarch Butterfly Release took place Saturday, July 16, at Pelican Woods Cemetery and Nature Trail in Breezy Point. Attendees...
July 18, 2016 - 9:30am
July 13, 2016
Breezy Point: Council seeks bids to pave public access
The Breezy Point City Council approved project specifications and plans to seek bids for the paving of the public access to Pelican Lake at North Drive during its Tuesday, July 5, meeting.
July 13, 2016 - 9:18am
July 6, 2016
Breezy Point Monarch Butterfly Release slated July 16
The 12th annual Monarch Butterfly Release will take place at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 16, at the Pelican Woods Cemetery and Nature Trail in Breezy Point. The event will be held rain or shine. Beginning at 2:30 p.m., visitors can have light refreshments and view the gardens. Master Gardeners...
July 6, 2016 - 2:18pm
June 29, 2016
NLYA to host golf tournament Aug. 28
The Northern Lakes Youth Hockey Association will hold its second annual golf tournament at 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, hosted by Deacon's Lodge in Breezy Point. Registration is now open. Houston Ford will sponsor hole-in-one contests with the grand prize of a free lease on a new vehicle...
June 29, 2016 - 12:11pm
Police blotter-June 30, 2016
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department THEFT: Report on June 25 at 6:35 p.m. of theft on North Eagle Lake Road in Fifty Lakes. CRASH: Report on June 25 at 12:16 p.m. of a property damage accident on County Road 109 and Bass Lake Road in Merrifield. Breezy Point Police Department TRAFFIC...
June 29, 2016 - 11:30am
Pelican produces 10-pound northern
Soon Beavers, of Breezy Point, caught this 10-pound northern on Pelican Lake. She has also caught a 14-inch crappie and 6-pound bass. She cooks...
June 29, 2016 - 9:49am
June 20, 2016
Storm damage minimal across northern lakes area
Area communities reported minimal damage after the Sunday night, June 19, storm that swept through the Brainerd lakes area. Pequot Lakes and...
June 20, 2016 - 3:37pm
June 8, 2016
Breezy Point: Council opposes comprehensive plan update
The Breezy Point City Council agreed not to approve an updated version of the city's comprehensive plan during its Monday, June 6, meeting. The comprehensive plan was adopted in 2010 and included a statement saying the plan should be reviewed and updated in five years. The planning...
June 8, 2016 - 2:22pm
June 1, 2016
Nesting loons have huge audience: Two chicks hatch on live stream video
Unbeknownst to them, Claire D Loon and Loon E Tune had quite an audience over the past month as they mated, laid two eggs - one May 2 and the...
June 1, 2016 - 12:47pm
May 26, 2016
Highway 371: Work crews to stop for Memorial Day weekend traffic
Travelers heading to the northern Brainerd lakes area this weekend on Highway 371 will encounter a detour if traveling County State Aid Highway 11 between Pequot Lakes and Breezy Point, as well as a second signal light in Pequot Lakes. They should otherwise expect the normal Memorial...
May 26, 2016 - 10:29am