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MN man accused of following woman, girl for more than 20 miles
Ms. Simplicity: Gift-giving during a health crisis
Trump's proposed budget wouldn't affect local Meals on Wheels
Animal shelter opens in rural Pequot Lakes - Babinski's dream is a reality
Crosslake church to host bluegrass concert Sunday
Dahlberg earns all-state honorable mention
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Watch: MN team wins with half-court heave
Wild draft pick Kunin inks 3-year deal
Twins' Puerto Ricans rejoin camp
Barbara "Barb" A. Berg
Peter A. Smude
Thousands share their charm in Crosslake
Pages from the Past - March 23, 2017
Card games: March 20, 2017
Senior Menus: March 20-24, 2017
Pages from the Past-March 19, 2017
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
American wines are gaining in popularity
From the Lefthand Corner: Health care assurance, not health care insurance
Vogt's Notes: A conflicted time of life
Minding Our Elders: Family members may feel guilty about missing the passing
letters to the editor
Births-March 12, 2017
Crosslake City Council
March 20, 2017
Crosslake: Council discusses road projects, pothole filling
Road maintenance monopolized much of the discussion at the Crosslake City Council meeting Monday, March 13. Public Works Director Ted Strand...
March 20, 2017 - 6:30am
March 3, 2017
Crosslake: Council hires Bolton & Menk as temporary engineer
During a special meeting Wednesday, Feb. 22, the Crosslake City Council met with the Public Works Commission and contracted Bolton & Menk, Inc. to work on the sewer plant upgrade, while also appointing the firm as the city's engineer through the end of June.
March 3, 2017 - 10:43pm
February 17, 2017
Crosslake: City to condemn properties by Dream Island Bridge
The Crosslake City Council voted to move forward with the condemnation process for two properties adjacent to Dream Island Bridge at its Monday,...
February 17, 2017 - 11:16pm
January 16, 2017
Crosslake: Council approves appointments, tables city engineer designation
The Crosslake City Council approved the annual appointments and designations at its Monday, Jan. 9, meeting, but did not appoint a city engineer....
January 16, 2017 - 10:22pm
Crosslake: Council delays wastewater treatment plant improvements
The Crosslake City Council discussed improvements to the wastewater treatment plant and said goodbye to two outgoing members during its Monday,...
December 16, 2016 - 11:03pm
Crosslake: Council approves 5 percent levy increase
After much debate, the Crosslake City Council unanimously approved the 2017 budget and tax levy after a public meeting held before its regular meeting Monday, Dec. 12. The total levy was set at $3,516,321, which is a 5 percent increase from this year. Finance Director Mike Lyonais...
December 16, 2016 - 11:01pm
November 9, 2016
Election Results: City Council
• Backus City Council FINAL RESULTS Steven Braker: 30 Karl Flier: 68 Tyler Smith: 65 1 of 1 Precinct Reporting • Breezy Point City Council...
November 9, 2016 - 11:02am
October 3, 2016
Voters Guide: Crosslake City Council
Crosslake Mayor Elect 1 Patty Norgaard Mark Wessels Name: Patty Norgaard Position sought: Crosslake mayor Why are you running for office? The...
October 3, 2016 - 5:32pm
June 15, 2016
Crosslake: Council approves lake access amendment
In its Monday, June 13, meeting, the Crosslake City Council voted 3-2 to amend an ordinance regarding public lake access, effective Nov. 1. Council member Gary Heacox and Mayor Steve Roe voted against the measure. The amendment allows watercraft to be launched by vehicle and trailer...
June 15, 2016 - 12:01am
May 13, 2016
Crosslake: Council discusses lake access closures
Though no action was taken, the topic of closing lake accesses and rights of way was discussed at length at the Crosslake City Council meeting...
May 13, 2016 - 12:33pm
Crosslake: Council approves communications retention agreements: AIS prevention, lake access discussed
In its Monday, April 11, meeting, the Crosslake City Council voted 4-1 to provide retention agreements of $30,000 for two "key" employees at Crosslake Communications, whose names have not been made public.
April 13, 2016 - 2:44pm
March 30, 2016
Crosslake: Council rescinds motion at special meeting
At a special meeting Tuesday, March 22, the Crosslake City Council agreed to reconsider a special retention agreement with two Crosslake Communications employees, which was approved in a special meeting Thursday, March 17. According to draft minutes of the March 22 meeting, the motion...
March 30, 2016 - 3:07pm
March 17, 2016
Crosslake: Short-handed council approves communications asset bid request
Though it was without two of its members, the Crosslake City Council voted 2-1 to approve an issuance of request for bids of the assets of Crosslake Communications at its Monday, March 14, meeting. Mayor Steve Roe voted against the measure, seeking clarification on a number of points...
March 17, 2016 - 11:15am
February 12, 2016
Crosslake: Council amends charitable gambling ordinance: Council members pass off 10 percent fee
In its Monday, Feb. 8, meeting, the Crosslake City Council unanimously agreed to make slight changes to the city's ordinance regarding charitable gambling.
February 12, 2016 - 10:39am
January 13, 2016
Crosslake: Council makes annual appointments
In their Monday, Jan. 11, meeting, the Crosslake City Council approved several organizational appointments for the coming year. The council appointed Matt Kuker and Jeff Bisson (as an alternate) to the planning and zoning commission, Mike Winkels and Dave Fischer to the utility advisory...
January 13, 2016 - 3:14pm