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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Tiger Talk: Exciting time at PR-B Schools
Faith in Action to present aging, dementia workshop Sept. 28
Nisswa: Donor, 94, gets tour of Nisswa Lake Park
Nisswa Garden club to meet Sept. 28 at community center
CWSWCD to host photo contest
Brian Murphy: Case Keenum's career day lets Vikings fans breathe easy
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
Shipley: In show of unity, Vikings stand together on anthem issue
Lynx rally after awful start but lose 85-84 in Game 1 of WNBA Finals
Sam Cook: Damp weather, lots of foliage slow grouse opener
Susan L. Mongan
John "Jack" F. Cummings
Grim's Grub: This cook has big plans for wild cranberries
Faith in Action seeks volunteers
Fabulous Armadillos to play Eagles tribute show
Card games: Sept. 24, 2017
Finnish theater company to perform in Brainerd
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
The Last Windrow: Twins season forecast falls flat
Cheesehead Chatter: Faith in humanity restored
As I See It: Inspiration
letters to the editor
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
Births - Aug. 27, 2017
Crosslake City Council
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
September 15, 2017
Crosslake: Council updates nuisance ordinance on dogs
Changes to the part of Crosslake's nuisance ordinance regarding dogs are in effect after the Monday, Sept. 11, city council meeting. The ordinance...
September 15, 2017 - 5:00am
August 28, 2017
Crosslake: Council looks at preliminary budget, discusses Perkins Road
The Crosslake City Council, together with City Administrator Mike Lyonais and department heads, met Monday, Aug. 21, to discuss the city's proposed...
August 28, 2017 - 5:00am
August 20, 2017
Crosslake: Council learns flood insurance may become mandatory for many
Council members and residents at the Monday, Aug. 14, Crosslake City Council meeting learned about changes from the Federal Emergency Management...
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
July 17, 2017
Crosslake: Lyonais named city administrator/treasurer
Crosslake Finance Director Mike Lyonais received a promotion to city administrator/treasurer at the Crosslake City Council meeting Monday, July...
July 17, 2017 - 9:39am
Crosslake: Council approves radar signs, waives new park dedication fees
Radar signs that show drivers their speed will soon be placed near the Crosslake Community Center after the Crosslake City Council approved purchasing...
July 17, 2017 - 6:00am
July 2, 2017
Crosslake: Council lowers park fees for new housing developments
Affordable housing may become a reality for Crosslake in the near future. Crosswoods Development plans to begin construction on eight townhomes...
July 2, 2017 - 4:00am
June 27, 2017
Mayor's Notebook: Events, resolutions important to Crosslake
On Thursday, June 8, more than 200 Crosslake Community School supporters gathered at Moonlite Bay for a fun-filled evening - from a delicious prime rib dinner to exciting auction events. This was the sixth annual fundraising dinner for the school. As Mike Stone said in his opening...
June 27, 2017 - 5:30am
June 15, 2017
Crosslake: Council hears about affordable housing plans
Affordable housing was a focal topic of the Crosslake City Council meeting Monday, June 12. Crosslake resident Leah Heggerston spoke to the council...
June 15, 2017 - 4:00am
May 13, 2017
Crosslake: Council vows to support local decision-making
The Crosslake City Council adopted a resolution supporting local decision-making authority at its Monday, May 8, meeting. Mayor Patty Norgaard...
May 13, 2017 - 3:30am
May 12, 2017
Crosslake: Council, P&Z propose land use ordinance changes
After establishing a moratorium on conditional use permits in residential zones - meaning no applications are currently being accepted - the Crosslake City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission proposed permanent changes to the city's land use ordinance at a work session Tuesday,...
May 12, 2017 - 4:30am
May 9, 2017
Crosslake: Council to resume regular meeting May 11
The Crosslake City Council adjourned its Monday, May 8 meeting until 5 p.m. Thursday, May 11, when it will reopen the meeting to include a joint session with the public works commission, city engineering firm Bolton and Menk, and Land Services Supervisor Jon Kolstad to discuss future...
May 9, 2017 - 1:04pm
May 5, 2017
Crosslake: Council adopts nonresidential CUP moratorium
The Crosslake City Council approved a temporary moratorium on non-residential conditional use permits within shoreland and rural residential zoning districts at a special meeting Thursday, April 27.
May 5, 2017 - 4:50am
April 28, 2017
Crosslake: Lee appointed police chief when Hartman retires May 31
Crosslake police Sgt. Erik Lee will be promoted to police chief after the May 31 retirement of current Chief Robert Hartman. The city council voted 4-1 to appoint Lee as chief during a special meeting Thursday, April 27, when the council also accepted Hartman's resignation and approved...
April 28, 2017 - 1:07pm
April 25, 2017
Mayor's Notebook - Crosslake: Council seeks to address citizens' needs, concerns by looking at land-use ordinances
In my March article, you were given information on the update of the Crosslake city comprehensive plan. As previously mentioned, opportunities and needs being addressed have ranged from education to tourism, and have included recommended topics by the state of Minnesota, as well as...
April 25, 2017 - 5:15am