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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Nisswa dentist to pay cash for candy
Walker church to serve Hunters Feast Nov. 8
Ruud attends Great Lakes Commission annual meeting
Township seats on general election ballot
Police Blotter - October 30
Detroit Lakes rolls past Patriots
Pete's Point: Attendance increases for improved North Stars
Garai claims girls’ title at Birch Tree
Tigers fall to Lake Park-Audubon 32-18 in Fargodome
Wiebolt chosen Patriots' MVP
Kathryn Kay (Thompson) Bergman
Becky L. Savey
William H. Erickson
History Mystery - October 30
Brainerd Christian Women's Connection to meet Nov. 7
Looking Back - October 23
Pages from the Past - October 30
Autumn Carnival and Costume Party set at Mildred Bible Chapel
Tiger Talk: Your vote counts!
Letters to the Editor: Send John Ward back to Capitol
Letters to the Editor: My vote goes to Paul Thiede
Letters to the Editor: Voting independently is not a wasted vote
Letters to the Editor: Politicians should tell truth
letters to the editor
Larson, Tarara wed
Births - October 16
October 29, 2014
Election Day is Tuesday
The general election is Tuesday, Nov. 4, when those who haven't already voted by absentee ballot will head to the polls to vote for candidates. Following is a list of area candidates who will be on the ballot: Cass County Commissioner District 1: Neal Gaalswyk, incumbent. Recorder:...
20 hours 16 min ago
October 24, 2014
Jenkins: City looks forward to future road maintenance
The Jenkins City Council on Tuesday, Oct.
October 24, 2014 - 2:03pm
October 15, 2014
Adams family donates $75,000 for playground equipment
A playground, a park and a garden in Pequot Lakes will sport signs naming those areas after those who helped make them realities, the Pequot Lakes City Council learned Tuesday, Oct. 7. The city received a $75,000 donation from Tom and Nancy Adams and family to buy playground equipment...
October 15, 2014 - 11:20am
October 8, 2014
Backus City Council prepares for cold weather
In light of approaching cold weather, the Backus City Council on Monday, Oct. 6, made preparations in case of frozen water lines. During the 2013-14 cold season, Backus and surrounding communities suffered frozen water lines in numbers they were not prepared to address. Residents...
October 8, 2014 - 2:02pm
Crosslake seeks feedback about commercial land-use ordinance
The city of Crosslake is in the process of updating its commercial ordinance and is requesting feedback from local citizens and business owners. John Sumption of Sumption Environmental has been hired as the consultant to lead the city through the commercial ordinance revision process....
October 8, 2014 - 1:45pm
October 1, 2014
Nisswa council, planning commission to meet Monday
A special joint meeting of the Nisswa City Council and Planning Commission will be from 4-6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 6, at Nisswa City Hall to discuss future sewer expansion capabilities.
October 1, 2014 - 11:11am
September 24, 2014
Preliminary levy reflects decrease
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Sept. 22, approved a 2015 preliminary general fund tax levy of $780,081, which is lower than the 2014 levy of $797,872. The council also approved a preliminary budget of $842,962. The budget includes a 2.5 percent cost-of-living increase...
September 24, 2014 - 3:32pm
September 17, 2014
Pine River City Council approves state grant for airport storage building
The Pine River City Council on Tuesday, Sept. 9, unanimously approved a state grant that will cover roughly 7.2 percent of the cost to construct a storage building for snow removal equipment at the Pine River Regional Airport. Total project cost is $426,745.
September 17, 2014 - 4:12pm
Jenkins council adjusts per-meeting salaries
The Jenkins City Council in September approved several amendments to the ordinance regulating council and board members' salaries, giving them a slight raise per meeting. According to the ordinance, the mayor shall now receive a per regular meeting salary of $130, up from the previous...
September 17, 2014 - 4:05pm
September 3, 2014
Manhattan Beach council makes progress in parking lot upgrade
The Manhattan Beach City Council on Aug. 5 approved an application to seek financial assistance from the state for blacktop in the city hall parking lot. During their July meeting, council member Clyde Brodt informed the council that the cost to complete the lot in August was roughly...
September 3, 2014 - 2:08pm
August 20, 2014
Take It to the Box medication disposal site available in Nisswa
A free medication disposal box is now available for the public at Nisswa City Hall. The Nisswa disposal box is the fourth free medication disposal site available in Crow Wing County. The county is serious about preventing the abuse or misuse of old or unneeded medications.
August 20, 2014 - 1:27pm
Pine River Council agrees to meet with resident on messy yard
The Pine River City Council continued discussion of a residence in city limits known for broken cars and garbage. The council has discussed actions concerning this same property on many occasions, having once gone through a legal battle to have the property brought up to safety standards...
August 20, 2014 - 11:15am
Results of Primary Election and final filings are in
Doug Hansen and Mark Liedl will be the Crow Wing County recorder candidates on the Nov. 4 general election ballot after they received the most votes in the Aug. 12 primary election. Hansen, current deputy recorder who lives in Nisswa, received 1,463 votes. Liedl, Crow Wing County...
August 20, 2014 - 10:41am
August 7, 2014
East Gull Lake City Council discusses duplexes and home rental
The East Gull Lake City Council approved changes to city ordinances regarding duplexes, according to draft minutes of the July meeting. Changes to the duplex ordinance include language allowing the duplexes to be used long term for family members or short term for guests of the...
August 7, 2014 - 2:23pm
Emily City Council hears manganese mine update
The Emily City Council recently heard an update on manganese mining. Char Kinzer reported that Cooperative Mineral Resources (CMR) has been meeting with an investor interested in moving forward with manganese mining. Fifteen more exploratory holes will be drilled for testing with...
August 7, 2014 - 2:22pm