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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes students help the needy
Sauna facts, books to be displayed in January, February
Shop to support Pequot Lakes Revolution dance team
PR-B Community Education offers classes
Reminders - December 18
Revolution wins high kick, jazz contests
Peewee B2 team takes 3rd
Ideal Sno-Pros host Christmas party
Skating club to offer community sessions
In the Bleachers with Wheaites - Winter sports are in full swing
Ruby E. Mikelson
Evelyn and Ed Antolik
Wilmer Otto Bereuter
Pine River Parade of Lights Day draws crowd
PAL Echo Journal - December 18
Santa bobs into Pequot Lakes
Senior Menu - December 18
Echoland-Piper Shopper - December 19
Vogt's Notes: Citizen of the Year nominees sought from Pequot, Breezy, Crosslake area
Letters to the Editor: The most wonderful time of the year
Letters to the Editor: Parade of Lights Day a success
Letters to the Editor: Christmas in Merrifield Grinched
Letters to the Editor: Is abortion right?
letters to the editor
Leverington, Hughes wed
Births - November 27
Crow Wing County
December 4, 2014
Crow Wing sheriff reports IRS phone scam
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reports his office is receiving complaints of local residents being contacted by IRS officials. The person making the calls is not affiliated with the IRS and the call is a scam. One Crow Wing County resident was recently swindled out of $2,000. According...
December 4, 2014 - 10:43am
December 3, 2014
Police Blotter - December 4
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department FIRES: Report on Nov. 27 at 8:16 a.m. of a fire on County Road 136 in Emily. Report on Nov. 27 at 4:52 p.m. of a chimney fire on Peoria Road in Pequot Lakes. Report on Nov. 28 at 10:45 a.m. of a structure fire on Silver Peak Road in Crosslake. FRAUD:...
December 3, 2014 - 2:43pm
Crow Wing County: Board hears about nuisance next door
Who lives next door is becoming increasingly difficult to decipher for many Crow Wing County residents as the popularity of single-family vacation rentals escalates. For a group of concerned property owners, what goes on at some of these dwellings is likewise becoming increasingly...
December 3, 2014 - 11:07am
CWC offers winter driving safety suggestions
Crow Wing County is experiencing snow- and ice-covered roads, which means snowplows are out. Have patience when you encounter a plow truck, as it is there to help make the roads safer for your travel. Snowplows operate at a slower speed than normal traffic, so you may find yourself...
December 3, 2014 - 11:05am
MPCA requests comment on Crow Wing Watershed project
The final part of the Crow Wing Watershed Project is to seek feedback on the Watershed Restoration and Protection Plan (WRAP) document. Since 2010, the following items have been completed: • Monitored the health of lakes and rivers. • Identified areas of nutrients and runoff. •...
December 3, 2014 - 11:04am
November 25, 2014
Residents reminded of snow removal policy
The Crow Wing County Highway Department reminds residents that pushing snow from driveways across roadways or into public right-of-ways is a misdemeanor under Minnesota State Statute 160.2715. Depositing snow and ice onto a public roadway can cause a hazard for motorists.
November 25, 2014 - 2:56pm
November 20, 2014
Proposed zoning change prompts ‘green space’ concerns
Neighbors of a tract of riverfront property voiced concerns about the impact of the property owner’s request to amend Crow Wing County’s zoning map, allowing for smaller lots. The 19-acre property is in Mission Township, west of County Road 11 and on the east shore of the Pine...
November 20, 2014 - 1:12pm
November 19, 2014
Police Blotter - November 20
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department BURGLARY: Report on Nov. 17 at 8:51 a.m. of a burglary on Palmer Drive in Crosslake. CRASHES: Report on Nov. 12 at 6:27 a.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 3 and Crystal Lake Road in Merrifield. Report on Nov. 14 at 7:55 a.m....
November 19, 2014 - 4:10pm
November 13, 2014
Voter turnout: 71 percent in Crow Wing; 69.5 percent in Cass
Crow Wing County boasted a 71 percent voter turnout for the Nov. 4 general elections, while Cass County reported a 69.5 percent turnout. Statewide, voter turnout was just over 50 percent. Crow Wing County has 17,799 registered voters, and 12,364 of those voters went to the polls...
November 13, 2014 - 2:01pm
November 5, 2014
Woman killed in broadside crash, two men injured
A two-vehicle crash on County Road 103 and County Highway 3 Sunday afternoon in Crow Wing County cost one woman her life and injured two men. Harold Johnson, 72, of Nisswa, the driver of a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado, suffered non life-threatening injuries. His wife, Maureen Johnson,...
November 5, 2014 - 5:51pm
County levy reduction 1 of 2 in state
Crow Wing is in lonely company among the 87 Minnesota counties. Data released by the Association of Minnesota Counties shows the county is one of only two in the state to reduce its 2015 property tax levy, along with Benton County. County administrator Tim Houle shared the report...
November 5, 2014 - 5:51pm
Area township results listed
Following are results of area township elections held Tuesday, Nov. 4.
November 5, 2014 - 3:57pm
Crow Wing County: Thiede, Franzen re-elected to county board
Paul Thiede will serve another term as Crow Wing County commissioner for District 2 after defeating challenger Kurt Martin on Tuesday, Nov. 4. Thiede garnered 3,685 votes to Martin's 2,163 votes. There were 23 write-in votes. Thiede has served non-consecutive terms on the board...
November 5, 2014 - 2:57am
October 29, 2014
Crow Wing County offers additional absentee voting hours
With the implementation of no-excuse absentee voting in the 2014 General Election cycle, Crow Wing County is offering expanded hours of business to provide additional times for voters to cast an absentee ballot before election day. Crow Wing County election offices will be open until...
October 29, 2014 - 1:45pm
October 15, 2014
CWC receives grant from state historical society
The Crow Wing County Facilities Department received a matching funds grant in the amount of $16,050 from the Minnesota Historical Society. Preserving History — Crow Wing County Historical Museum & Research Library is a project to restore and preserve the Historical Museum and...
October 15, 2014 - 3:29pm