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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Push to make smoking tougher in Minnesota gains student support
North Dakota, Minnesota bankruptcies (Feb. 25)
Army Corps updates camping reservation policy
Ruud appointed to Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board
Pequot Lakes Community Carnival to offer fun for all ages, Volunteers still needed
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Stone 8th in state meet - McGuire 46th in Biwabik
Wolverines play hard in first home game in 27 years
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
Eloise Kay Jans
Grim's Grub: Pout about it
Reminders-Feb. 23, 2017
Calendar of Events-Feb. 24, 2017
Card games: Feb. 23, 2017
Pages from the Past - Feb. 23, 2017
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Faith: Look beneath the surface for what is buried
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Letter to the editor: Bartella family thanks community
letters to the editor
Wedding Announced: Denny (DJ) Pink and Martha Worms
65th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Kathy O'Brien
90th Birthday: Rachel Wing
95th Birthday: Ralph Yeager
4 Generations: Jensen, Stanwood, Nelson
February 24, 2017
Looking Back - Feb. 24, 2017
40 years ago, Feb. 24, 1977 A record number of spectators and 10 race cars turned out for the jalopy races in Fifty Lakes on Feb. 20. (Headline) City council reminds dog owners of Pequot Lakes leash law 30 years ago, Feb. 26, 1987 (Photo) Winning first prize in the Junior Division...
February 24, 2017 - 1:33pm
February 14, 2017
Breezy Point women to host social luncheon March 1
The Breezy Point Area Women's Club met Wednesday, Feb. 1, at the Hungry Loon restaurant in Pequot Lakes. Traditionally, due to Minnesota's winter weather, the February and March meetings are reserved for social luncheons with no scheduled programs. The social luncheons are fun and...
February 14, 2017 - 10:10pm
February 10, 2017
Breezy Point: Council approves CSAH 11 project
The Breezy Point City Council approved Crow Wing County's plans for improvements to County State-Aid Highway 11 at its Monday, Feb. 6, meeting....
February 10, 2017 - 9:56pm
January 25, 2017
Minn. driver learns a lesson: Lake ice is never completely safe
A motorist found out the hard way Monday night that no ice is safe. Ben Olmscheid of Breezy Point was driving his full-size Ford pickup on the...
January 25, 2017 - 10:45am
January 24, 2017
Making the Grade - Jan. 24, 2017
St. Cloud State University The following local students were named to the fall semester dean's list at St. Cloud State University: Hannah Brandanger, Breezy Point, elementary education; John Holt, Crosslake, special education/academic and behavioral strategist; Brianna Aase, Pequot...
January 24, 2017 - 10:08pm
January 18, 2017
Breezy Point Resort recognized as Gold Crown Resort
Resort Condominium International gave Breezy Point Resort an award for "consistent recognition as a 20-year Crown Resort 1998-2017." The Spizzo family has owned Breezy Point Resort since 1981. They are proud to have received the Gold Crown rating and thank the dedicated staff. Cutline:...
January 18, 2017 - 10:20pm
Beer, wine tasting event set Jan. 21 at Billy's
The Pequot Lakes/Breezy Point Lions Club will host the fifth annual Wine & Beer Tasting Fun!(d)raiser from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at Billy's in Breezy Point. Spirits of Nisswa distributors will provide wine and beer. Billy's will serve in-house choice appetizers. Tickets are...
January 18, 2017 - 10:04pm
January 16, 2017
Breezy Point: Council swears in new members, approves annual appointments
The Breezy Point City Council swore in two new council members and approved the annual designations and appointments at its Tuesday, Jan. 3,...
January 16, 2017 - 10:09pm
January 12, 2017
Fun on the ice at Ice Fest
Breezy Point Resort hosted Ice Fest on Saturday, Jan. 7, with icy temperatures and plenty of ice. The event featured fun on the ice, including...
January 12, 2017 - 10:26am
January 9, 2017
Evolution of Breezy Point Resort topic of Crosby presentation
From the Roaring Twenties to the present, local experts George Rasmussen (captain of the Breezy Belle) and Dave Gravdahl will tell stories of high and low times at Breezy Point Resort from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, at Heartwood Senior Living, 500 Heartwood Drive, Crosby. Vintage...
January 9, 2017 - 6:59pm
January 5, 2017
Calendar of events-Jan. 5, 2017
JANUARY 6 Holy Rocka Rollaz band, 7:30 p.m., Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, Brainerd, Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center's Cultural Art Series 7 Ice Fest, Breezy Point Resort 7 Pequot Lakes Area Historical Society annual meeting, 2:30 p.m., museum in lower level...
January 5, 2017 - 11:08pm
Police Blotter - Jan. 5, 2017
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRASH: Report on Dec. 25 at 11:05 a.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 19 in Merrifield. Pequot Lakes Police Department CRASHES: Report on Dec. 28 at 1:51 p.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 11 and State Highway 371. Report...
January 5, 2017 - 11:01pm
January 4, 2017
Returning legislators concerned about health care, taxes
Minnesota state representatives and senators made their way to St. Paul on Tuesday, Jan. 3, to begin the 90th legislative session. Local legislators...
January 4, 2017 - 8:28pm
December 28, 2016
Citizen of the Year: Blaeser recognized for her volunteerism
Breezy Point's Clarice Blaeser is the 2016 Pequot Lakes-Breezy Point-Crosslake Citizen of the Year. "I feel so fortunate," Blaeser said, "that...
December 28, 2016 - 10:59pm
Breezy Point Resort to take over Ice Fest
The 22nd annual Ice Fest event held at Breezy Point Resort is planned for Saturday, Jan. 7, but this year's event will see one major change. For the first time, the Pequot Lakes Chamber of Commerce has decided not to host Ice Fest, and Breezy Point Resort will take over.
December 28, 2016 - 10:31pm