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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Return of the polar vortex? Forecasters say it could hit next week
NJPA Invites businesses, schools to address workforce gaps
Crash pins man, injures 2 teens
PR-B Community Education offers classes
Woodturning, glass star classes offered in Pequot Lakes
Inside the Outdoors: Deer disease is a less familiar kind of invader
North Stars fall to Lumberjacks
Dan-ecdotes: PL grad Miller overcomes injuries, finds niche in Bears defense
Tulenchik wins title at W-DC tourney: Road Crew place 9th overall
Lightning Squirt B takes second in Cloquet
Shirley Ann Clausen
Henry M. "Bud" Bruss
Nola Joy Wicklund
Geraldine P. Swift
Jenkins lights up for holidays
Survey says: Information glut no problem for most Americans
Nisswa Legion hosts Children's Christmas party
Longtime city council member steps down: Williams hopes to continue volunteering in Breezy Point
Chef's Hat: Warm up with these hot drinks
Letter to the editor: Pequot Lakes teams thank store, community
The Cracker Barrel: Picking the Christmas tree
The Last Windrow: Anglers anxiously awaiting thick ice
Letter to the Editor: Lakes Area Habitat helps build homes for vets
Letter to the Editor: Pine River Chamber thanks snowplowers, linemen
letters to the editor
80th Birthday: Harold Hanson
50th Wedding Anniversary: James and Mary Ann Zander
50th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Elizabeth Trusty
Three Fold Celebration
Three Fold Fraser Celebration
November 21, 2016
Hunter, 65, found dead near deer stand
EMILY, Minn. — A 65-year-old hunter was found dead Saturday, Nov. 19, near a deer stand in Ross Lake Township. The St. Louis Park man was round lying in snow a short distance from the stand, east of Emily, by a friend and reported it to the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office at 3:47...
November 21, 2016 - 1:42pm
November 9, 2016
Uncontested candidates elected in area races
The following area candidates were uncontested in their races. Shown are their vote totals. Emily: Roger (Buddy) Lund, mayor, 414 votes; Bill Spiess, city council, 307 votes; and incumbent Gerhart (Gary) Hanson, city council, 382 votes. Jenkins: Incumbent Jon W. Lubke, 150 votes,...
November 9, 2016 - 11:56am
October 28, 2016
Influenza Flu Shots offered Oct. 31 in Emily
Influenza flu shots will be offered from 9:30-11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 31, at Emily City Hall, located at 39811 State Highway 6. The flu vaccine shots are covered by Medicare Part B, Medicaid and most insurance companies. Bring health insurance cards. GuidePoint Pharmacy will provide...
October 28, 2016 - 11:19am
October 27, 2016
Public comment sought on proposed Emily to Blind Lake recreation trail
Crow Wing County Land Services is requesting public comment on a proposal to designate 14 miles of existing and 2 miles of new trail development as a multiple use recreation trail system located within and east of the city of Emily in Crow Wing and Aitkin counties. "We encourage all...
October 27, 2016 - 2:29pm
October 24, 2016
Fifty Lakes Fire Department donates to Saving Hearts Organization
Fifty Lakes Fire Chief Andy Hemphill and future firefighter Henry Otto recently presented a donation to the Crisis Line and Referral Service...
October 24, 2016 - 9:41am
Emily: Council defers question to local township
The Emily City Council on Sept. 13 heard from resident Jim Frasier who would like to get Mary Lake Road in Little Pine Township paved. Council members said they could not do anything with the road because it is out of their jurisdiction. They recommended Frasier organize the majority...
October 24, 2016 - 9:17am
October 12, 2016
Five communities unite to form GoNorth
Thanks to a grant from the Initiative Foundation and the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board (IRRRB), five communities in northern...
October 12, 2016 - 11:25am
September 30, 2016
Emily: Emergency meeting, special meeting held in Emily
The Emily City Council met Aug. 2 to make up for scheduling issues conflicting with the council's regular meeting day, according to meeting minutes. During the emergency meeting, the council agreed to spend $75 on mosquito spraying for the Go North Showcase and to buy a John Deere...
September 30, 2016 - 10:10am
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