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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
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
Pine River: New owners build on bowling alley basics
Orders being taken for SWCD tree, plant sale
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
Lightning boys fall in section quarterfinals
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
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
Letter to the Editor: Columnist discovers universal theory of everything
The Cracker Barrel: Paying attention
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
January 27, 2017
Dayton proposal includes extra $371 million for MN public schools
ST. PAUL—New funding for education makes up a weighty portion of the more than $1.9 billion in new spending Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton...
January 27, 2017 - 4:20pm
January 24, 2017
Dayton wants 10 percent budget hike
ST. PAUL — Raising Minnesota's next two-year budget nearly 10 percent is Gov. Mark Dayton's ask. "We must wisely invest and use our resources,"...
January 24, 2017 - 6:34pm
Dayton budget plan highlights
ST. PAUL — Here are some key areas of increased spending Gov. Mark Dayton wants in Minnesota's two-year budget that begins July 1: • $609 million for kindergarten-through-high school education programs. • $75 million to expand voluntary pre-kindergarten classes. • $84...
January 24, 2017 - 5:19pm
January 21, 2017
Dayton to deliver annual State of the State speech Monday
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton delivers his annual State of the State speech Monday, Jan. 23, and is expected to emphasize the need to speed...
January 21, 2017 - 7:56am
January 2, 2017
Cass County: Board sets final levy, budget
The Cass County Board set a final 2017 levy and budget and approved 2017 salaries for all employees except those in three of the six union bargaining units. The county 2017 budget calls for $59,152,375 in revenues and $58,913,054 in expenditures. There is no contingency fund planned....
January 2, 2017 - 10:19am
Nisswa: Council approves increased levy, raises firefighter retirement pay
The Nisswa City Council approved an increased budget and general revenue tax levy for 2017 and raised the retirement pay for firefighters at...
January 2, 2017 - 10:15am
December 16, 2016
Crosslake: School board revises budget, hears audit report
The Crosslake Community School Board revised its budget and heard an audit report at its meeting Monday, Dec. 12. Mick Justin, of Justin, Clasen...
December 16, 2016 - 11:02pm
Crosslake: Council approves 5 percent levy increase
After much debate, the Crosslake City Council unanimously approved the 2017 budget and tax levy after a public meeting held before its regular meeting Monday, Dec. 12. The total levy was set at $3,516,321, which is a 5 percent increase from this year. Finance Director Mike Lyonais...
December 16, 2016 - 11:01pm
December 13, 2016
Breezy Point: Council finalizes budget/levy, says farewell to Williams, Schmid
The Breezy Point City Council approved the 2017 budget and tax levy at its meeting Monday, Dec. 5, and said goodbye to two council members who...
December 13, 2016 - 4:57pm
October 14, 2016
Crosslake: Council authorizes easements for bridge project
The Crosslake City Council authorized the Public Works Commission to move forward with the purchase of two easements for the Dream Island bridge...
October 14, 2016 - 9:34am
October 6, 2016
Pequot Lakes School Board: Facility, budget planning discussed at work session
In its monthly work session Monday, Oct. 3, the Pequot Lakes School Board was presented an overview of facility and capital budget plans for the coming years. Superintendent Chris Lindholm marked the highest priorities for the district as: • Replacing the paging system at the middle...
October 6, 2016 - 9:09am
September 15, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Council adopts preliminary budget, levy
The Pequot Lakes City Council agreed to a 3 percent increase to the general revenue tax levy in 2017 when it adopted a preliminary tax levy and...
September 15, 2016 - 11:04am
August 31, 2016
Nisswa: Council considers budget with reduced tax levy
The Nisswa City Council met Wednesday, Aug. 24, in a first meeting to talk about the 2017 budget and tax levy. Council member Fred Heidmann was...
August 31, 2016 - 9:44am
June 22, 2016
Pequot Lakes School District: Board approves 2016-17 budget
The Pequot Lakes School District will work with a balanced budget in the coming school year. The school board voted unanimously Monday, June 20, to approve its budget for the 2016-17 school year - a budget that sees the district trim nearly 80 percent of its deficit. "This is truly...
June 22, 2016 - 12:12pm
May 12, 2016
Your Money: How your 'Money Story' can help your finances
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Here is some personal finance advice you don't hear very often: forget the numbers. That is the advice of Sarah Newcomb,...
May 12, 2016 - 9:49am