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[VIDEO] Pequot Lakes Graduation 2015
[VIDEO] Pine River-Backus Graduation 2015
[KLICK] Pequot Lakes Graduation 2015
[KLICK] Pine River-Backus Graduation 2015
Longville native's final days at war, in his own words (Part 2)
[VIDEO] In the Bleachers - Girls' golf defends section championship
Tigers advance in subsection playoffs
Tigers top Sebeka, fall to W-H-A
Inside the Outdoors: This holiday was a memorial to our privileges, too
Schroeder leads Pequot Lakes shooters
Elaine Mae Hausfeld
Jason P. Hinrichs
Lila Ruth Card
From second grade to retirement, Felthous is a lifelong Tiger
Lifesaving training course offered in Crosby
Renegade Chef: A is for avocado or alligator
Why I Relay: It's a family tradition
Card Games - May 28
Vogt's Notes: So much pomp and circumstance
Cracker Barrel: Brand new beauty
The Last Windrow: It's not easy living in the woods
The Last Windrow: It's not easy living in the woods
Letters to the Editor: Thanks to PR-B students for work on community garden
letters to the editor
Births - May 28
Births - April 30
May 28, 2015
Bohme to share historic presentation June 9 in Crosslake
Storyteller and historian Alan Bohme of Backus will give a presentation on the Gangsters of Minnesota at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, at the Crosslake Historic Log Village. Bohme said St. Paul was one of the most crooked cities in the nation for crime.
May 28, 2015 - 5:39pm
Memorial Day 2015: Communities remember those who served
Despite Monday's constant stream of rain, Memorial Day services were held in lakes area communities to honor those who died serving their country. Following is a roundup of area ceremonies: Two area state senators spoke at the Memorial Day service at the Nisswa American Legion...
May 28, 2015 - 3:10pm
Crosslake veterans receive Quilts of Valor
Twelve Crosslake and Fifty Lakes veterans who served in either World War II, the Korean War or in Vietnam and who participate in the local Congregate and Meals on Wheels program gathered at the Crosslake Community Center on Wednesday, May 20, to receive Quilts of Valor, made specifically...
May 28, 2015 - 2:55pm
May 27, 2015
Crosslake seeks tennis players
The Crosslake Parks Department is seeking tennis players to join its program and play on its new courts. The program includes mixed doubles from 9-11 a.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, and a women-only session from 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays. If you like tennis and would like to see expanded...
May 27, 2015 - 2:27pm
Crosslake Log Church to host VBS June 22-25
A summer kids' event called Everest VBS will be hosted at The Log Church (Evangelical Free Church) in Crosslake from 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Thursday, June 22-25. At Everest, kids discover what it means to hold on to God's mighty power in everyday life. Kids participate in memorable...
May 27, 2015 - 2:17pm
Crosslake Christian to host bluegrass concert Sunday
Crosslake Christian Assembly of God Church will present its monthly bluegrass concert at 6 p.m. Sunday May 31. Old-time gospel music will be performed on a variety of instruments, including mandolin, violin, guitar, dulcimer and more. Crosslake Christian is located on the south...
May 27, 2015 - 1:30pm
May 21, 2015
Holst discusses writing at Chautauqua presentation
Nearly 35 people filled the Crosslake Community Center to hear from author and Crosslake resident Mike Holst about his career, his work and his process as a writer in the monthly Chautauqua presentation Wednesday, May 13. The fiction writer, who has lived in Crosslake since 1999,...
May 21, 2015 - 11:51am
Crosslake School graduates first student
Crosslake Community School opened its doors to high school students for the first time this past fall, starting an online curriculum for students in grades 9-12. And now, for the first time in its history, the charter school has a high school graduate in Pequot Lakes resident Makayla...
May 21, 2015 - 11:36am
May 20, 2015
Crosslake Log Church expansion nears completion
The Crosslake Evangelical Free Church, more commonly known as the Log Church, has undergone building renovations for the past two years. Now they are finally ready to cap off those renovations with a service of dedication at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, May 31. "We think of the movie 'Field...
May 20, 2015 - 11:18am
Memorial Day services planned in area communities
The following Memorial Day services will be held in area communities: Backus Pastor Blair Ecker of the Pine Mountain Gospel Church in Backus will give Memorial Day addresses at Backus and Ponto Lake cemeteries conducted by the Backus American Legion and Auxiliary. The Backus Legion...
May 20, 2015 - 10:04am
May 14, 2015
Crosslake Library offers summer reading club for kids
The Crosslake Area Library will offer a six-week Summer Club reading program for kids in grades K-5. Club will meet Thursday mornings, July 16-Aug. 20. Grades K-2 will meet from 9-10:15 a.m., and older grades will meet from 10:15-11:30 a.m. Participants will track their summer reading...
May 14, 2015 - 2:23pm
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
April 29, 2015
Crosslake: City's Internet needs discussed
Crosslake officials learned what direction the telecommunications industry and broadband service are going in the next few years at a special joint meeting Tuesday morning, April 28, in Crosslake. CTC consultants presented the information to the Crosslake City Council and the Crosslake...
April 29, 2015 - 11:12am
April 23, 2015
Real-life civics lesson
April 23, 2015 - 1:52pm
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