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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Young Performer's Day Camp offered in June
What's Up At The Warehouse: 052115
Simonson Lumber of Crosslake wins Marvin Windows award
Nisswa Lions list Pork-on-a-Stick schedule
Judge orders new power lines
Baseball: Patriots sweep W-DC in Mid-State action
Patriots' junior varsity finishes 18-2
Tigers cruise past Northland
Patriot girls 1st, boys 2nd at TDS meet
Golf leagues-May 21, 2015
LaVonne T. Kuhlman
Pequot Lakes School District: Dunn to retire after 26 years
Auditions for CLC summer play set May 27
[KLICK] Northwoods Dance
Insurance agent turned cowboy
Crosslake Lutheran lists summer events
Letters to the Editor: Thank you, Breezy Point
Dan-ecdotes: Freedom of speech? Sure, but why say that?
Letters to the Editor: Crosslake-Ideal Lions ditch cleanup a success
Letters to the Editor: Anzelc doesn't represent me
The Last Windrow: Up north resorts have changed
letters to the editor
Births - April 30
May 14, 2015
Crosslake: Council hears public works budget needs
In their Monday, May 11, meeting, the Crosslake City Council heard from from public works director Ted Strand, who asked the council to consider adding to the department's budget. The city had budgeted $25,000 for crack sealing, as the department typically seals 25 percent of the...
May 14, 2015 - 10:24am
May 12, 2015
Fifty Lakes: Council donates to Initiative Foundation
During their April meeting, the Fifty Lakes City Council agreed by a 4-1 vote to donate $350 to the Initiative Foundation of Little Falls. The Initiative Foundation is an organization that works to strengthen the economies and communities of central Minnesota through loans, grants,...
May 12, 2015 - 2:39pm
May 8, 2015
Breezy Point: Council accepts revised fire contract
During their Monday, May 4, meeting, the Breezy Point City Council unanimously agreed to accept a revised contract with the Pequot Lakes Fire Department after tabling that contract in a previous meeting. The council's issue with the contract was that it stated the city "has no responsibility...
May 8, 2015 - 3:28pm
May 7, 2015
Manhattan Beach: Council reviews zoning map
In their April 7 meeting, the Manhattan Beach City Council agreed to send its zoning map, recently revised by the planning and zoning commission, back to the commission for further correction and review. Among the corrections needed was the removal of the word "industrial" from the...
May 7, 2015 - 2:36pm
April 15, 2015
Crosslake: Council approves land use ordinance changes
During their Monday, April 13, meeting, the Crosslake City Council unanimously approved changes that have been in the works for months to the city's commercial land use ordinance. The city, along with the Crow Wing County Planning and Zoning Commission, have received input from...
April 15, 2015 - 5:41pm
Jenkins: Council discusses broadband
The Jenkins City Council on Monday, April 13, heard concerns from a resident about local Internet connectivity, according to city clerk Krista Okerman. The resident explained that his options for Internet are limited and the location of his home does not allow him to connect to cable....
April 15, 2015 - 11:26am
March 25, 2015
Crosslake: Council talks communication finances in joint meeting
The Crosslake City Council held a special joint meeting with the utilities advisory board on Thursday, March 19, to review the financial statements of Crosslake Communications in 2014. Pat Powers of Olsen-Thielen & Co., an accounting firm based in St. Paul, presented to the council...
March 25, 2015 - 11:04am
March 18, 2015
Fifty Lakes: Council agrees to liquor store improvements
During their meeting on Tuesday, March 10, the Fifty Lakes City Council unanimously agreed to purchase three new stainless bar tops for the patio of the city's liquor store, the cost of which totals $2,270 with installation, according to draft meeting minutes. The council also approved...
March 18, 2015 - 12:18pm
March 12, 2015
Crosslake: Council agrees to vacate roadway
During their Monday, March 9, meeting, the Crosslake City Council unanimously agreed to vacate a 21.5-foot portion of right of way at the end of Birch Lane to the individual who owns land on three sides of that portion. The council opened the issue up to the public, but no one "We...
March 12, 2015 - 11:01am
Crosslake: Council holds first town hall meeting
Prior to their regular March 9 meeting, the Crosslake City Council held its first of a series of town hall meetings in city hall, which was attended by roughly 30 residents. The topic at hand was "What do you want Crosslake to be?" Mayor Steve Roe, who said he would like a member...
March 12, 2015 - 10:53am
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 27, 2015
Emily: Council approves septic contractor use of city sewer system
The Emily City Council approved use of the city sewer system by three septic pump contractors, according to draft minutes for the Feb. 10 meeting. The three contractors would have their deposits measured by the main lift station. They would then be charged $30 per thousand gallons...
February 27, 2015 - 1:46pm
Fifty Lakes: Council approves cost of living increase
In their Tuesday, Feb. 10, meeting, the Fifty Lakes City Council agreed to grant a 1.8 percent cost of living increase to the salaries of all city employees, effective immediately and retroactive to Jan.
February 27, 2015 - 1:43pm
February 19, 2015
Fifty Lakes: Council approves yearly appointments
During their January meeting, the Fifty Lakes City Council approved a number of appointments for the city in the coming year, according to draft meeting minutes. Council member Greg Buchite was named acting mayor, as well as the weed inspector and head of the roads and maintenance...
February 19, 2015 - 2:20pm
February 11, 2015
Manhattan Beach: Council appoints service providers
During their January meeting, the Manhattan Beach City Council approved the appointments of 11 city service providers. First, the council approved Ryan, Brucker and Kalis, Ltd. as the new city attorney. Bolton & Menk, Inc. - consulting engineers and surveyors with an office in Baxter...
February 11, 2015 - 5:02pm