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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Library system: Kitchigami board halts Hallett library inclusion
United Airlines bars girls from flight to Minneapolis for wearing leggings
Seven to vie for Miss Pine River title April 1
Pine River: Council declares April 17 Wanda Mongan Day
Klobuchar's staff to visit Pequot Tool March 29
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
Cook: Late-ice lake trout prove cooperative
Gophers riding turnaround into NCAA Tournament
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Peterson's demands too pricy for some NFL teams
Patricia Hoffman Pappas
John H. Handeland
Grim's Grub: Lent is a special time
Card games: March 26, 2017
Lakes Area Music Festival to present 'Spanish Nights' in Pequot Lakes
Thousands share their charm in Crosslake
Pages from the Past - March 23, 2017
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Letter to the editor: Respect for our flag
Letter to the editor: For everything bad, thank a Republican
Veeder: Motherhood means holding on tight as you're letting go
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
letters to the editor
Births-March 12, 2017
March 20, 2017
Fifty Lakes: Council discusses audit report, increases COLA
The Fifty Lakes City Council discussed its recent audit report with city auditor Darrin Ogdahl at its Tuesday, Feb. 21, meeting, according to...
March 20, 2017 - 6:00am
March 17, 2017
Fifty Lakes man finds Pot O' Gold in Crosslake
Bill Leadens, of Fifty Lakes, found Crosslake's Pot O' Gold treasure near the public boat landing at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Campground...
March 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 4, 2017
Emily Area Food Shelf seeks donations for FoodShare month
March is Minnesota FoodShare month and the Emily Area Food Shelf's fundraising campaign to help raise money to help the food shelf's operation. This past year, the food shelf saw a total of 646 visits to the food shelf seeking help to feed families. Many families seeking help have...
March 4, 2017 - 7:52pm
March 2, 2017
Liquor store managers, owners weigh in on Sunday sales
Area liquor store owners and managers shared their thoughts on being allowed to be open on Sundays for the first time in the state's history,...
March 2, 2017 - 11:22am
February 24, 2017
Looking Back - Feb. 24, 2017
40 years ago, Feb. 24, 1977 A record number of spectators and 10 race cars turned out for the jalopy races in Fifty Lakes on Feb. 20. (Headline) City council reminds dog owners of Pequot Lakes leash law 30 years ago, Feb. 26, 1987 (Photo) Winning first prize in the Junior Division...
February 24, 2017 - 1:33pm
February 7, 2017
Fifty Lakes: Council makes annual appointments
The Fifty Lakes City Council made its annual appointments Tuesday, Jan. 10, according to unapproved draft meeting minutes. Appointments were:...
February 7, 2017 - 10:20pm
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
December 29, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council approves decreased tax levy
The Fifty Lakes City Council approved the 2017 general revenue tax levy in the amount of $437,700 at the Tuesday, Dec. 20, meeting, according...
December 29, 2016 - 11:10pm
November 30, 2016
Crosslake-Fifty Lakes Legion Auxiliary to host craft bazaar
The Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion Auxiliary will host its annual craft bazaar and scholarship fundraiser Saturday, Dec. 3, at the Legion. There will be a cookie walk, bake sale, soup luncheon, crafters and a raffle. All proceeds go toward the Auxiliary's scholarship fund....
November 30, 2016 - 1:55pm
November 24, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council increases city clerk's hours
The Fifty Lakes City Council increased City Clerk/Treasurer Karen Stern's weekly hours at its Tuesday, Nov. 15, meeting, according to unapproved...
November 24, 2016 - 8:41am
November 21, 2016
Crosslake Santa's Breakfast slated Nov. 26
The Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion Auxiliary will host its annual Santa's Breakfast from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, at the Legion for area families. Santa will be on hand to listen to all Christmas wishes and present each child with a bag of goodies provided by the Auxiliary....
November 21, 2016 - 11:05am
November 8, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Bradley defeats Reierson
Mark Bradley defeated incumbent Don Reierson for the two-year city council seat in Fifty Lakes. Bradley received 182 votes, while Reierson, who...
November 8, 2016 - 10:40pm
October 30, 2016
Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion thanks community for support
Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion says thank you to our community for their support. As the post's motto states, "Thank you for letting us serve you so that we can continue to serve our veterans, military and our community." In the past several years, with help from our charitable...
October 30, 2016 - 10:29am
October 28, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council accepts GoNorth donation from Initiative Foundation
At its Tuesday, Oct. 11, meeting, the Fifty Lakes City Council accepted a donation from the Initiative Foundation and withdrew the petition for...
October 28, 2016 - 11:24am
Fifty Lakes: Candidates answer audience questions
Residents of Fifty Lakes got the chance to meet their city council candidates and ask them questions Tuesday, Oct. 18, at the Fifty Lakes Fire Hall. With current Mayor Tim Anick running uncontested, there are three council positions open. Appointed incumbent Don Reierson is facing...
October 28, 2016 - 11:23am