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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Lakewood Care Center receives grant to improve resident dining
Nisswa Future Problem Solving teams advance to state
First bill in years will benefit North Country Trail that runs from NY to ND
Crow Wing Power offers Impact Grant
Wolverine trophies coming home - Senior center to host display
PL 4th-graders take 3rd in Royalton
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
Gophers aim to keep tight hold on recent Williams Arena success
Martha T. Godzala
Bernadette A. Finch
Lawrence Bruce Look
Lake Country Faces: Egan embraces role as Lake Shore mayor
Chef's Hat: Not your usual chicken salad sandwich
Reminder-Feb. 16, 2017
Calendar of Events: Feb. 16, 2017
Pages from the Past-Feb. 16, 2017
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Growing Together: Steps you need to know when growing plants indoors
letters to the editor
Births-Feb. 16, 2017
Births-Feb. 2, 2017
80th Birthday: Shirley Kuhn
50th Birthday: Kristin
January 4, 2017
From community volunteer to mayor: Norgaard begins first term with Crosslake City Council
The Crosslake Economic Development Authority, Light Up the Dam, Lakes Area Music Festival and Minnesota Design Team - these are just a few of...
January 4, 2017 - 10:38am
January 2, 2017
Engravable paver bricks available for Crosslake memorial garden
It's not too late to take advantage of a gift-giving opportunity of engravable paver bricks for the Linda Ulland Memorial Gardens (LUMG), a partner project between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway Association that has been taking shape over the past...
January 2, 2017 - 9:48am
December 29, 2016
Singing, poetry fill halls at Crosslake School
Crosslake Community School students in grades one through four channeled their holiday spirit and performed their Christmas program, titled "A...
December 29, 2016 - 11:16pm
December 28, 2016
Director's Notes: Christmas program as a metaphor
Last week our first- through fourth-grade students performed a concert for their classmates and community. Later in the week our kindergarten students had a similar program for their families. As a school administrator, these are truly gratifying experiences because of the work and...
December 28, 2016 - 12:16am
December 21, 2016
Crosslake Christian lists Christmas service, dinner
Crosslake Christian Assembly of God Church will hold a Christmas service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 25, with music and an inspirational message by Pastor Gary Espeseth. Following the service there will be a Christmas dinner provided at no charge. Everyone is welcome. Contact Carrie...
December 21, 2016 - 2:37pm
December 16, 2016
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: School board revises budget, hears audit report
The Crosslake Community School Board revised its budget and heard an audit report at its meeting Monday, Dec. 12. Mick Justin, of Justin, Clasen...
December 16, 2016 - 11:02pm
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
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Foundation awards $21,600 in Community Health Grants
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Foundation recently awarded more than $21,000 through Community Health Initiative Grants. The following are some of the impacts made through the St. Joseph's Foundation. • City of Pine River was awarded $6,140 to buy skates and protective equipment for...
December 16, 2016 - 11:01pm
Free gift wrapping offered Saturday at Crosslake church
Crosslake Christian Assembly of God Church offers free gift wrapping from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, at the church. There of many styles of gift wrap to choose from, and there is no cost. Refreshments will be served and there will be activities for kids while gifts are being wrapped....
December 16, 2016 - 11:00pm
December 8, 2016
Longtime city council member steps down: Williams hopes to continue volunteering in Breezy Point
Though she didn't grow up in the lakes area, Diane Williams has dedicated much of her time to the community since moving to Breezy Point in 1992....
December 8, 2016 - 11:27am
December 7, 2016
Crosslake church to host Christmas Tea on Dec. 13
The women of Crosslake Christian Assembly of God Church invite area women and girls to the annual Christmas Tea at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13. Ladies and girls are invited for an evening of goodies, appetizers, music, an inspirational message by Michelle Parker and an optional ornament...
December 7, 2016 - 2:54pm
Crosslake celebrates Holiday at the Dam
Crosslake's annual Holiday at the Dam event featured fun for the whole family Saturday, Dec. 3, at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Campground....
December 7, 2016 - 2:30pm
December 5, 2016
PL-BP-Crosslake Citizen of Year nominees sought: Deadline to submit nomination is Dec. 16
The Echo Journal is accepting nominations for the 2016 Pequot Lakes-Breezy Point-Crosslake Citizen of the Year award. Nominees can be full-time or seasonal residents of the Pequot Lakes-Breezy Point-Crosslake area. They do not have to be chamber members or business owners. This award...
December 5, 2016 - 9:35am
November 30, 2016
Crosslake-Fifty Lakes Legion Auxiliary to host craft bazaar
The Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion Auxiliary will host its annual craft bazaar and scholarship fundraiser Saturday, Dec. 3, at the Legion. There will be a cookie walk, bake sale, soup luncheon, crafters and a raffle. All proceeds go toward the Auxiliary's scholarship fund....
November 30, 2016 - 1:55pm