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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Outstanding Crow Wing Co. seniors honored for compassion, willingness to help
Former Pine River man found unfit for trial in pipe-wrench murders of Frazee mom, son
Charges filed in northwest Minnesota City Hall fight
Officer shot in South St. Paul; suspect arrested
Cass County Board: Audit of county financial records in final review
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Patriot hoopsters take part in Heat Check Camp
Athletics: Pequot fall sports meeting scheduled
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher rebounds for win
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C Bahls
Donald R. Eckmann
Marlene (Olk) Krantz
Salmonella Sandiego outbreak in Minnesota linked to Hy-Vee's Spring Pasta Salad
3 Things for Better Health - July 16
Grim's Grub: Recipes harken back to Spurrier Hotel opening
Backus Legion Auxiliary makes donation
Card games: July 2-6, 2018
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
As I See It: The America I believe we need
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
The Last Windrow: Life lessons learned on the farm
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
December 1, 2017
Pequot Lakes: Preliminary tax levy reduced further
A revised general revenue tax levy for Pequot Lakes totals $1,623,650, an increase of $41,827 from 2017. That's the number that will be presented...
December 1, 2017 - 4:00am
November 14, 2017
Nisswa: Budget discussions continue
Three Nisswa City Council members met Monday, Nov. 6, to continue discussion on the 2018 budget with City Administrator Jenny Max. Council members...
November 14, 2017 - 8:00am
October 28, 2017
Crosslake: Administrator proposes lower tax levy
The Crosslake City Council held a special budget meeting Monday, Oct. 23, and City Administrator Mike Lyonais brought forth a plan for a lower...
October 28, 2017 - 9:00am
October 13, 2017
Pequot Lakes: Council nixes idea of billboards on Highway 371
Billboards will not be allowed along Highway 371 through Pequot Lakes, the city council agreed Tuesday, Oct. 3, after learning the planning commission...
October 13, 2017 - 4:00am
October 6, 2017
Lake Shore: Preliminary tax levy rises 7.72 percent
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Sept. 25, adopted a preliminary 2018 general tax levy of $818,307 and the 2018 preliminary budget, according...
October 6, 2017 - 6:00am
October 5, 2017
Fifty Lakes: Council requests liquor store pay back lease purchase loan
The Fifty Lakes City Council voted Tuesday, Sept. 12, to require the 50 Lakes Bar and Bottle Shop to fully repay the city for the liquor store's...
October 5, 2017 - 6:00am
Jenkins: Council sets decreased levy
The Jenkins City Council approved a decreased 2018 preliminary general tax levy during a special meeting Wednesday, Sept. 27, according to documents City Clerk Krista Okerman provided. The preliminary levy is $257,440, which is a 2 percent decrease from this year. The council will...
October 5, 2017 - 3:30am
September 29, 2017
Cass County: Board sets levy at 2.49 percent increase
Cass County commissioners Tuesday, Sept. 5, set the county's preliminary 2018 levy at $22,307,860 or 2.49 percent higher than the $21,766,554 levied for 2017. The county's tax rate will rise 1.71 percent at that dollar amount to 32.285, up from 31.742 this year. Cass County's citizen...
September 29, 2017 - 4:30am
Manhattan Beach: Council sets levy, agrees to clerk recording device
The Manhattan Beach City Council set its preliminary 2018 levy at $70,000 during its Tuesday, Sept. 5, council meeting, according to unapproved...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
September 20, 2017
Nisswa: Council takes up budget, tax levy for second time
The council met Wednesday, Sept. 6, for a second discussion of the proposed budget and levy, where council members learned draft numbers showed...
September 20, 2017 - 1:30pm
September 18, 2017
Crosslake: Preliminary tax levy increase is 7 percent
The Crosslake City Council set its 2018 preliminary tax levy at $3,762,463 Monday, Sept. 11. Before approving the amount at its regular meeting,...
September 18, 2017 - 5:00am
Breezy Point: Council talks streetlights, approves preliminary budget
Mild disagreement arose among the Breezy Point City Council regarding a streetlight near the fishing pier on Breezy Point Drive at the Tuesday,...
September 18, 2017 - 4:00am
September 13, 2017
Crow Wing County receives national award for governmental budgeting
Crow Wing County received a national award for budgeting for the fourth year and is one of six counties in the state chosen by the Government...
September 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
September 8, 2017
Nisswa: Council takes first look at 2018 budget
The Nisswa City Council met Wednesday, Aug. 30, to look over an initial draft of the 2018 budget. The council went through each department's...
September 8, 2017 - 4:00am
August 30, 2017
Mayor's Notebook: Crosslake is on the move
By the time you read this, the Crosslake Community School will have had its groundbreaking ceremony, the University of Minnesota will have begun a marketing and feasibility study on the Loon Center project, the dog park will be closer to reality and proposed housing projects are moving...
August 30, 2017 - 5:00am