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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes speech team sixth in Brainerd
Broom, Peters are Disney royalty at PR-B SnoDaze
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Birthing classes to be offered Thursdays in Crosby
Pequot Lakes Sno Daze king, queen crowned
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Girls Basketball: Lane sets Pequot Lakes school record
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Patricia J. Bailey
Pastor Todd Orr
Thomas Albert Gmahl
Senior Menus: Feb. 27-Mar. 3, 2017
Lake Country Faces: Backus native becomes youth pastor at Pequot Lakes Baptist Church
Grim's Grub: Pout about it
Reminders-Feb. 23, 2017
Calendar of Events-Feb. 24, 2017
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Faith: Look beneath the surface for what is buried
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
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
January 20, 2017
Emily Cooperative Telephone recognized
Emily Cooperative Telephone Company (ECTC) has been recognized by NTCA-The Rural Broadband Association as a certified gig-capable provider for delivering gigabit broadband speeds and enabling technological innovation in the Emily, Fifty Lakes, Little Pine and Fairfield township communities....
January 20, 2017 - 7:45pm
January 2, 2017
Emily: Council discusses office workers
The Emily City Council discussed a permanent part-time office assistant and wages for the clerk and deputy clerk during its Nov. 16 meeting, according to unapproved draft meeting minutes. Pam Roden was hired as permanent part-time office assistant at a rate of $14 an hour for up to...
January 2, 2017 - 11:27pm
December 19, 2016
Blood drive set Jan. 9 in Emily
A Red Cross blood drive, sponsored by the Lakers Lions of Emily, Outing and Fifty Lakes, will be held from 12:30-6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, at Emily City Hall. Donors and volunteers are needed. Extra Red Cross staff will be available to help make the blood drive run smoothly....
December 19, 2016 - 9:30pm
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