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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Celebrate St. Urho's Day March 7
Crow Wing County distributes $425,454 from timber, land sales
Going into business class offered in Brainerd
Three Way 10K is Saturday on Gull Lake
Nisswa library to be open during spring break week
Area swimmers participate on YMCA Dolphin Swim team
Registration open for Sour Grapes run in June in Brainerd
Pequot Lakes 12U volleyball takes 2nd
Pequot Lakes 3rd-graders victorious
DNR wildlife to hold second open house for proposed Gull River WMA
Linda Louise Goodwin Ilstrup
Ethelyn M. Carder
Jean Marie Bock
Craig A. Zelinske
Isabella St. John
Ice Tee Open raises $27,000 for Camp Knutson
Renegade Chef: Please don't help my hamburger
Eckankar discussion set March 7 in Brainerd
Spiritual Retreat for Catholic Women offered in Staples
Second City to perform Thursday in Brainerd
Dan-ecdotes: A welcome break from the norm
Guest Editorial: Transportation funding must be based on solid numbers
Letters to the Editor: Jenkins should agree to Highway 371 upgrade
Cracker Barrel: Gateway to Spring
Letters to the Editor: Mock trial team appreciates PAC donation
letters to the editor
Weiss 90th birthday
Births - March 5
Births - February 26
Weiss 95th birthday
Gearey 50th anniversary
March 4, 2015
Breezy Point: Council approves plans for road improvements
During their Monday, March 2, meeting, the Breezy Point City Council unanimously approved plans and specifications for the improvements to be made on Snowman Circle and Thrane Drive. The council also agreed to advertise for bids for the project. Specifications for Snowman Circle...
March 4, 2015 - 2:13pm
February 20, 2015
Breezy Point figure skaters compete
Breezy Point Figure Skating Club skaters have seen success this season and the skaters have more events coming up. At the Granite City Basic Skills in St. Cloud on Jan. 24, Alexandra Crosby had two first-place finishes; Alaina Kinney and Jenna Kintzler each placed first and second;...
February 20, 2015 - 12:24pm
February 4, 2015
Breezy Point: Council approves paving part of Thrane Drive
In its Monday, Feb. 2, meeting, the Breezy Point City Council unanimously agreed to call for plans and specifications to pave a portion of Thrane Drive. The crescent-shaped portion of road is to be paved from County Road 4 to the driveway of the Pelican Lakes Conservation Club. The...
February 4, 2015 - 2:39pm
February 2, 2015
Pine River man wanted for aggravated robbery turns himself in
An 18-year-old Pine River man who allegedly pointed a gun at a male subject and then stole 16-17 grams of marijuana from him in Breezy Point turned himself into Crow Wing County authorities, Breezy Point police chief Kevin Merschman said. A warrant had been issued for Devin James...
February 2, 2015 - 2:30pm
January 23, 2015
Fish house damaged, SUV goes through ice on Pelican
Pelican Lake in Breezy Point was anything but quiet Saturday, Jan. 17. A fish house was damaged by a hit and run and a sports utility vehicle (SUV) broke through the ice on Pelican Lake. Deb Westby Miska, Breezy Point, said sometime after 10 p.m. Saturday the fish house she and...
January 23, 2015 - 11:45am
January 22, 2015
Late goal sinks North Stars
Kyle Jones scored the winning goal with five seconds remaining as Alexandria defeated Breezy Point 4-3 to hand the North Stars their eighth straight loss in Tier III junior hockey action on Saturday, Jan. 17, in Alexandria. Breezy Point led 2-1 after the first period as Ryan Mezera...
January 22, 2015 - 12:56pm
January 14, 2015
Lillehei takes reins as Breezy Point mayor
This month, Breezy Point's Tom Lillehei stepped down from his four-year term as city council member and became the city's mayor. "It is really kind of daunting," Lillehei said. "It is a huge responsibility, and I don't see myself being the guy on the white steed charging through...
lifestyles / faces
January 14, 2015 - 2:59pm
Ice Fest champions
Mike Gergen, Tim Schorm, Fletcher Emerson, Brian Peterson, Jeremy Polluck and Travis Jarvie made up Team Cougar Bait, which won the annual pond hockey tournament Saturday, Jan. 10, at Ice Fest on Pelican Lake in Breezy Point. Submitted Photo
January 14, 2015 - 2:41pm
Former Lightning players take third
Former Northern Lakes Lightning hockey players Hunter Leslie, left, Cody Chambers, Shane Brewer and Charlie Hollinbeck took third place in the Breezy Point Ice Fest pond hockey tournament Saturday, Jan. 10, on Pelican Lake. Submitted Photo
lifestyles / features
January 14, 2015 - 2:27pm
Breezy Point couple finds niche making salsa
Dave and Lisa Jacobson have been making waves with a new business venture. For the past year, the Breezy Point residents have produced Peppy Pete's Gourmet Salsa for the public. The couple - who has lived in the area since 2003 - has been using a family recipe of Lisa's to make...
January 14, 2015 - 12:05pm
January 12, 2015
Ice Fest 2015
Hundreds of people gathered at Breezy Point Resort on Saturday, Jan. 10, to enjoy the fun at Ice Fest. They took part in pond hockey tournaments,...
January 12, 2015 - 11:45am
January 7, 2015
Breezy Point Ice Fest on tap Friday-Saturday
The 20th annual Ice Fest in Breezy Point promises hard water fun on Pelican Lake on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 9-10. The Pelican Lakes Conservation Club will host its 20th annual Ice Fest Pancake Breakfast from 7:30-11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 10, with proceeds going to the Lakes Area...
January 7, 2015 - 12:47pm
Breezy Point: Council approves police union contract
During its Monday, Jan. 5, meeting - the first led by new mayor Tom Lillehei - the Breezy Point City Council voted 3-2 in favor of approving a new union contract for city police officers, effective from 2015 to 2017. Council members Otto Schmid and Diane Williams voted against the...
January 7, 2015 - 12:36pm
Christmas For Kids delivery
On Dec. 24, officers from Pequot Lakes, Nisswa, Lake Shore, Breezy Point, Cass County Sheriff's Office and the Minnesota State Patrol, along with retired conservation officers and other volunteers from the Nisswa and Pequot Lakes fire departments helped Santas and elves deliver gifts...
January 7, 2015 - 12:10pm
December 31, 2014
Registration open for Polar Plunge on Pelican Lake
Registration is open for the 2015 Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Minnesota (SOMN), which includes a plunge at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, on Pelican Lake at Breezy Point Resort. The Polar Plunge has a new name (formerly Polar Bear Plunge), a new website (plungemn.org), a new look...
December 31, 2014 - 2:02pm