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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
After his wife dies, senior finds new friendships playing cards
Run for God 5K exercises faith, body
Register for summer club at Crosslake Area Library
PR-B Relay for Life raises more than $18,000
Places: Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort built with cutting-edge technology
Sergent, Rudbeck coach in All-Star Game
ATV groups seek more in Beltrami forest plan
Golf Results - June 24, 2017
Heslop inducted into Hall of Fame
Polanco homers, Twins blank Indians
Agnes M. Doucette
Steven H. Gangl
Raymond Richard Rudolph
Card games: June 25, 2017
Faith: The brotherhood of fathering
Jollymore to sign books Sunday in Nisswa
Looking Back - June 23, 2017
Calendar of events: June 22, 2017
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
The Last Windrow: 'Walking the fields' built character
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
The Cracker Barrel: 'On Being Human'
From the Lefthand Corner: Poorest Minnesotans get even poorer
letters to the editor
Births-June 15, 2017
Births-June 8, 2017
Bob and Phyllis Jones
Births: May 17, 2017
August 14, 2015
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
June 19, 2015
Will Workshop slated June 30 in Emily
A free Will Workshop event will be held from 4-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 30, at Emily United Methodist Church. The event is open to the public. Wills Awareness consultant Val Walker of Minnesota United Methodist Foundation will lead the workshop, which is offered as a community education...
June 19, 2015 - 10:25am
May 27, 2015
Emily: Council takes up variety of topics
The Emily City Council discussed many issues May 12, according to draft meeting minutes, and the council: • Learned the fire department is researching replacement of its recently decommissioned jeep grass fire rig. • Allowed the police department to spend up to $1,100 for a...
May 27, 2015 - 2:14pm
May 14, 2015
Emily Area Spring Fling is Saturday
Emily will host the fourth annual spring Fling on Saturday, May 16, a day full of family events and activities for both adults and kids. The event will feature craft vendors throughout town, sales at many stores and markets, and bake and yard sales. There will be a golf tournament,...
May 14, 2015 - 2:26pm
May 13, 2015
Emily: City has break-in at first response office
At their April 14 meeting, the Emily City Council learned that the office of the local first response group had been broken into, according to an unapproved summary of the meeting. Items were reported taken from the office. Locks at the office were replaced and all remaining materials...
May 13, 2015 - 3:20pm
April 29, 2015
Emily, MnDOT communicate over Highway 6 improvements
Emily residents recently were invited to share their opinions and concerns about a proposed Highway 6 improvement project. "We're still working to figure out what we can accomplish with the Highway 6 project," said Jim Hallgren, Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) project...
April 29, 2015 - 2:40pm
April 1, 2015
Emily: Council approves new police radar
In their Tuesday, March 10, meeting, the Emily City Council agreed to allow its police department to purchase a new radar system, costing the city no more $1,600, according to the city's draft minutes. The council also agreed to hire two new firefighters - Nathan Deshayes and Calen...
April 1, 2015 - 11:25am
February 27, 2015
Emily: Council approves septic contractor use of city sewer system
The Emily City Council approved use of the city sewer system by three septic pump contractors, according to draft minutes for the Feb. 10 meeting. The three contractors would have their deposits measured by the main lift station. They would then be charged $30 per thousand gallons...
February 27, 2015 - 1:46pm
February 5, 2015
94 pints of blood collected at Emily blood drive
January was the official National Blood Donor Month, and there was a steady flow of donors at the Emily Area Blood Drive. A total of 94 pints were collected at the Emily City Hall blood drive site. First-time donors included Carol Baker, Isacc Carlton, Keith Findlay and Evan Hughes. Tim...
February 5, 2015 - 12:04pm
January 29, 2015
Emily: Council discusses property maintenance amendment
The Emily City Council held a public hearing to amend the property maintenance ordinance, according to draft minutes of the Jan.
January 29, 2015 - 7:33am
December 24, 2014
Emily: Council approves final tax levy
The Emily City Council adopted a final tax levy for 2015 during its Dec. 9 meeting. According to draft minutes, the final certified levy total was $938,488, which represented a 3.1 percent increase over this year's levy. This amount was identical to the preliminary levy amount submitted...
December 24, 2014 - 10:37am
December 3, 2014
Emily: City pays damages in Prinzing Cartway
At its Nov. 12 meeting, the Emily City Council approved the award of damages in the Prinzing Cartway case in the amount of $854 to Max Johnson. Johnson was awarded the damages to pay for an easement through his property by a cartway. The cartway was necessary for another property...
December 3, 2014 - 5:00pm