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September 20, 2016
Downsizing Planning Workshop set Sept. 27 in Emily
The United Methodist Church of Emily will host a Downsizing Planning Workshop from 3-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, led by Kathleen Gilbride of the Central Minnesota Council on Aging, St. Cloud. This is another in a series of Emily area community educational events. The public is invited...
September 20, 2016 - 9:09am
August 22, 2016
Music showcase, community event on tap Aug. 26 in Emily
Go North and Screen Porch Productions, both nonprofit community organizations, will present a music showcase and community event from 6-8:30...
August 22, 2016 - 8:19am
August 4, 2016
Arson suspected in Bungalow Tap House fire in Emily
Authorities suspect the fire that destroyed a popular bar in Emily - The Bungalow Tap House - was intentionally set, according to a news release...
August 4, 2016 - 6:09pm
July 27, 2016
Election 2016: Local candidates can file for office starting Aug. 2
Lead with any mayors/long-term council members we know aren't seeking re-election Dave Sjoblad - Pequot Lakes mayor John Poston - Lake Shore mayor At least two area communities will see new mayors elected this November. First-term mayors Dave Sjoblad in Pequot Lakes and John Poston...
July 27, 2016 - 4:07pm
July 6, 2016
Fire destroys Bungalow Tap House in Emily
The Bungalow Tap House in Emily burned to the ground after a fire broke out around 2:45 a.m. Wednesday, June 29. Four fire departments - Fifty...
July 6, 2016 - 1:37pm
June 29, 2016
Bungalow Tap House burns down
The Bungalow Tap House in Emily burned to the ground after a fire broke out around 2:45 a.m. Wednesday. Four fire departments - Fifty Lakes,...
June 29, 2016 - 1:36pm
June 14, 2016
Emily Food Shelf collections slated Saturday
Emily Food Shelf will be Fishing for Healthy Foods and Funds from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at Lake Country Foods and Gas Inc., 40327 State Highway 6. A fishing boat will be parked at the grocery store to be filled with healthy foods and funds to support the local food...
June 14, 2016 - 11:37pm
May 25, 2016
Pequot Lakes receives Healthy Community Grants
Crow Wing Energized awarded more than $15,000 in Healthy Community Grants this spring to support efforts to move the community to a place where the healthy choice is the easy choice. Most recently the following organizations received $8,000 to improve the health and wellness of the...
May 25, 2016 - 10:12am
May 18, 2016
Emily: City, MnDOT work on parking area, highway work
The Emily City Council reviewed a proposed layout of parallel parking along Highway 6 as presented by Matt Indihar of the Minnesota Department of Transportation during the April 12 meeting, according to an unapproved summary of draft meeting minutes. The city would share in the cost...
May 18, 2016 - 2:40pm
February 26, 2016
Emily: Johnson's council seat declared vacant: Spiess appointed to post
An Emily City Council member's seat was declared vacant because of his inability to serve and attend meetings for more more than 90 days, and another resident was appointed to the seat, according to unapproved draft minutes of the Feb. 9 Emily City Council meeting. After discussion...
February 26, 2016 - 12:16pm
October 14, 2015
Emily: Council reacts to discovery of more zebra mussels
The Emily City Council discussed the discovery of more zebra mussels in Ruth Lake during the Sept. 8 meeting, according to unapproved draft meeting minutes. The mussels were discovered near a location where mussels were previously found in the same lake. Council member Jan Mosman...
October 14, 2015 - 11:01pm
Emily Area Food Shelf golf fundraiser set Sunday
A 9-hole scramble will take place Sunday, Aug. 16, at Emily Greens Golf Course with event proceeds going to the Emily Area Food Shelf. This food shelf serves the whole northeast corner of Crow Wing County and a portion of Cass County, including Emily, Outing and Fifty Lakes, and...
August 14, 2015 - 10:55am
August 7, 2015
Emily: Council approves property appraisals
The Emily City Council approved appraisals of two properties at the cost of $1,000, according to draft minutes of the July 14 city council meeting. It was noted that the two properties could be used for public parking. State funding may be available for the lot purchases, and the...
August 7, 2015 - 2:46pm
July 29, 2015
Reminders - July 30
Concert to benefit Emily Food Shelf Emily United Methodist Church will present the Jumpin' Jehosafats at 7 p.m. Friday, July 31, in the Emily city park. This will be the jazz and gospel group's final stop on its 2015 tour of northern Minnesota. The public is invited and encouraged...
July 29, 2015 - 11:21am
July 8, 2015
Emily woman dies in head-on crash near Crosby
A 43-year-old Emily woman died Monday night, June 29, in a two-car collision on Highway 6. Roberta T. Fleming was driving north on the highway just after 6 p.m. with her husband, Paul W. Fleming, as her passenger. The Chrysler Fleming was driving crossed the center line and struck...
July 8, 2015 - 3:20pm