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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Looking Back - Feb. 24, 2017
Nisswa: Council gives OK for dynamic display signs - in highway business district only
Seasonal load restrictions announced
Older Americans Act funds to aid seniors in area counties
Vehicle traffic to be restricted for Eelpout Festival
Stone 8th in state meet - McGuire 46th in Biwabik
Wolverines play hard in first home game in 27 years
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
Lightning boys fall in section quarterfinals
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher admits to vomiting nearly every time before taking the mound
Eloise Kay Jans
Reminders-Feb. 23, 2017
Calendar of Events-Feb. 24, 2017
Card games: Feb. 23, 2017
Pages from the Past - Feb. 23, 2017
Nisswa Winter Jubilee warm, but successful
Letter to the editor: Bartella family thanks community
Letter to the Editor: Columnist discovers universal theory of everything
The Cracker Barrel: Paying attention
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
The Last Windrow: Ideas for Minnesota's Super Bowl visitors
letters to the editor
Wedding Announced: Denny (DJ) Pink and Martha Worms
65th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Kathy O'Brien
90th Birthday: Rachel Wing
95th Birthday: Ralph Yeager
4 Generations: Jensen, Stanwood, Nelson
Crow Wing County
February 22, 2017
Crow Wing's Erickson named Auditor of the Year
The Minnesota Association of County Officers named Deborah Erickson, Crow Wing County administrative services director, as Auditor of the Year...
February 22, 2017 - 10:43pm
February 17, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Lake improvement districts give 5-year updates
Representatives from two of the oldest lake improvement districts in Crow Wing County offered five-year reports to the county board Tuesday....
February 17, 2017 - 11:53am
February 15, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Remove and replace - Problematic Pine River rock dam on its way out
A long-troubled rock dam regulating flow between Big Pine Lake and the Pine River in Crosslake will be removed. The Crow Wing County Board Tuesday...
February 15, 2017 - 1:46pm
February 12, 2017
Crow Wing County: Sales tax revenue exceeds expectations
Revenue collected from a half-cent sales tax instituted last year in Crow Wing County exceeded projections by 60 percent in 2016. More than $1.3...
February 12, 2017 - 11:40pm
Dental care important for children
February is National Children's Dental Health Month. Keeping children's teeth healthy and preventing oral disease is an important part of their overall health. Oral diseases, including cavities, are nearly 100 percent preventable, yet they are extremely common, affecting children...
February 12, 2017 - 8:39am
February 6, 2017
Crow Wing County Community Services wins innovation award
Crow Wing County Community Services was recognized with a Local Government Innovation Award from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the...
February 6, 2017 - 9:41am
February 3, 2017
Crow Wing County shares highway construction summary
The Crow Wing County Highway Department has completed its 2016 construction program. The 2016-2020 Highway Improvement Program identified 18 county roadway projects and six township level projects in the unorganized territories to be performed in 2016. All 24 of these projects were...
February 3, 2017 - 4:37pm
January 28, 2017
Local students see presidential inauguration
Six Crow Wing County youths trekked to Washington, D.C. along with 500 other 4-H students from across the country for President Donald Trump's...
January 28, 2017 - 10:01pm
January 25, 2017
Icy roads lead to two-vehicle crash
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reports that a two-vehicle crash with injuries took place on County Road 3 and Morningside Drive in Merrifield on Friday, Jan. 20, around 6:22 a.m. The driver of one vehicle, Gretchen Mishler, 53, of Pillager and the driver and passenger of the other...
January 25, 2017 - 11:52pm
Looking Back - Jan. 26, 2017
40 years ago, Jan. 27, 1977 Seventh District Legislators endorsed Mike Sullivan for the congressional seat being vacated by Bob Bergland. (Headline) Pequot Lakes School Board approves basic preliminary plan for building expansion, estimated cost is $3.5 million (Photo) Diane Oswald,...
January 25, 2017 - 11:24pm
January 15, 2017
Crow Wing County bridge inspection process explained
Each fall, the Crow Wing County Highway Department inspects approximately 40 bridges to ensure safety for the traveling public. These inspections occur on county, city and township structures. Inspection frequencies depend on the structure type, traffic levels and condition of the...
January 15, 2017 - 11:06pm
Crow Wing County shares tips on how to prevent cold weather injuries
As the snow falls, winter activities such as shoveling the driveway, traveling or playing outside at recess can easily turn from fun to dangerous. Crow Wing County Community Services Emergency Preparedness encourages area residents and visitors to plan ahead when venturing outdoors...
January 15, 2017 - 11:04pm
January 12, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Board retains attorney in budget lawsuit
Twin Cities attorney Scott Anderson will represent the Crow Wing County Board during the lawsuit it faces from County Attorney Don Ryan. Anderson is a founding shareholder of Rupp, Anderson, Squires and Waldspurger P.A. in Minneapolis. A biography of Anderson on the firm's website...
January 12, 2017 - 1:09pm
Icy roads expensive to clear
December in the lakes area brought almost constantly icy road conditions, which prove more costly for local governments to try to clear than...
January 12, 2017 - 10:40am
January 10, 2017
Formidable foe: Ice build up on roads proving tough to tackle
Even an ice breaker plow attachment is no match for the layer of ice on many county highways, the Crow Wing County Highway Department learned...
January 10, 2017 - 11:44pm