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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes Student of the Month - Megan Johnson
Pequot Lakes Community Education lists upcoming classes
Patriots Perspective: It's back - Free student breakfast returns to Pequot Lakes
Pequot Lakes High School Artist of the Month - Brianna Aase
DNR reminds parents of ice danger to children
Snowmobile club cleans trails
Revolution dance team to kick off season with Dec. 4 show
Hibbing/Chisholm skates past Lightning
Inside the Outdoors: Congress can improve image with duck stamp vote
Deer harvest down in lakes area
Michael Brian Lund
Charlotte Josephine Burau
Michael Brian Lund
Tim Sparks to perform Dec. 5 concert in Nisswa
Pages from the Past - November 27
Faith in Action New Volunteer Training Dec 4th in Pine River
Card Games - November 27
Letters to the Editor: Democrats prove it's all political
Letters to the Editor: Give thanks for caregivers during National Family Caregivers Month
Letters to the Editor: Weather in the good old days
From the Left Hand Corner: Give thanks year-round
From the Left Hand Corner: Voters and veterans
letters to the editor
Births - November 27
Births - November 20
Births - November 6
October 17, 2014
News of the North - Elections are here
Guess what time it is? That's right – election time! NOTN is back at an exciting time. Shamp's Meat Market is closing after almost 50 years in business and Bob Spizzo has been inducted in to the Hospitality Hall of Fame.
October 17, 2014 - 5:35pm
October 16, 2014
Crosslake Monster Dash slated Oct. 25
The fifth annual Crosslake Monster Dash 5K is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Crosslake Community Center, featuring chip timing by Karma Race Management. Free childcare for ages 4-10 is offered during the race. The course terrain is flat and fast, and runners can dress in...
October 16, 2014 - 2:58pm
October 15, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Think about your vote
Elections are approaching and so are fundamental decisions with results - good or bad. We each get to vote for how we want our city governed. Fourteen years ago I established my voting residence in Crosslake. The community seemed to be on the right track with wonderful lakes, good...
opinion / letters to the editor
October 15, 2014 - 5:03pm
Road limits posted on CSAH 3 from Crosslake to Fifty Lakes
Because of unusual amounts of precipitation received during the 2014 reconstruction of County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 3 north of Crosslake, the roadway has been load posted to a 7-ton axle weight. This has been done to allow additional time for the subgrade and gravel base of the...
October 15, 2014 - 2:47pm
Budget presented to Crosslake council
After plenty of change over the past year for the city of Crosslake and Crosslake Communications, city finance director and treasurer Mike Lyonais gave the city council an idea of where both parties are sitting financially for 2014 during the council's regularly scheduled meeting...
October 15, 2014 - 11:39am
Beware of counterfeit money in area
The Crosslake office of the Brainerd Lakes Chamber received a call last week from the Crosslake Police Department that two $20 bills were passed at two different businesses in Crosslake and determined as counterfeit by a local bank. When presented with a bill that may be counterfeit,...
October 15, 2014 - 11:21am
October 8, 2014
Floerchinger to speak to Crosslake Area Garden Club
Debby Floerchinger will talk about straw bale gardening at the Crosslake Area Garden Club meeting at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the Crosslake Community Center. Floerchinger has been a Master Gardener since 2002.
October 8, 2014 - 3:05pm
Police Blotter - October 9
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRASHES: Report on Oct. 3 at 4:28 p.m. of a property damage crash on Fork Lane in Merrifield. Report on Oct. 5 at 7:31 p.m. of a personal injury motorcycle crash on State Highway 6 and Bay Drive in Emily. FIRE: Report on Oct. 1 at 8:41 p.m....
October 8, 2014 - 2:04pm
Crosslake candidate forum slated Oct. 20
The League of Women Voters Brainerd Lakes Area will sponsor a candidate forum from 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, at the Crosslake Community Center. Candidates will make brief introductory statements and all candidates will be asked the same set of questions for mayor and city council....
October 8, 2014 - 1:46pm
Crosslake seeks feedback about commercial land-use ordinance
The city of Crosslake is in the process of updating its commercial ordinance and is requesting feedback from local citizens and business owners. John Sumption of Sumption Environmental has been hired as the consultant to lead the city through the commercial ordinance revision process....
October 8, 2014 - 1:45pm
Crosslake Charter school board does things differently
Most school districts, like other governing bodies, are gearing up toward school board elections in early November. Crosslake Community School has the same situation, just two weeks earlier. That is one of several differences between the city's charter school and the usual school...
October 8, 2014 - 10:51am
October 1, 2014
Crosslake: Shake-up continues with phone company
At a special meeting Monday, Sept. 29, the Crosslake City Council voted 4-1 to terminate the employment of Crosslake Communications general manager Paul Hoge. Council member Steve Roe voted against the action, which he referred to as a "terrible mistake." On Friday, Sept. 19, Hoge...
October 1, 2014 - 10:45am
September 29, 2014
Crosslake School Chili Bake
Students from Crosslake Community School used the pumpkins they grew to prepare pumpkin chili on Thursday, Sept. 25, for the weekend's Crosslake...
September 29, 2014 - 9:51am
September 25, 2014
Director's Notes: CCS takes steps to get ahead of bad behavior
One of my favorite quotes comes from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who is credited with the statement: "Life's most urgent and compelling question is: What are you doing for others?" The month of October has been designated National Bullying Prevention Month.
news / education
September 25, 2014 - 4:06pm
Crosslake story hour has new day, time
The Crosslake Area Library's story hour is being offered on a new day and time through the school year - at 10 a.m. Thursdays starting Sept. 25. This lively story hour for preschoolers includes stories, puppets and songs. Miss Ginny returns with Gertie, the puppet. Children can check...
news / education
September 25, 2014 - 4:03pm