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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Card Games: Dec. 8, 2016
Patriot Perspective: Advocate for our students; winter weather decisions
Ideal Green Market celebrates one year, offers winter classes
National influenza vaccination week is Dec. 4-10
Aeration system in use on Nisswa Lake through winter
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
Nola Joy Wicklund
Geraldine P. Swift
Carol Denise Lapka
Shirley Ann Clausen
Jenkins lights up for holidays
Chef's Hat: Warm up with these hot drinks
Santa's little helpers host Kids' Shop Day
Cookie walk soothes holiday sweet tooth
Crosslake celebrates Holiday at the Dam
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 Fraser Celebration
90th Birthday: Gerald "Keebler" Nelson
November 4, 2016
Highway 371: Work from Nisswa to Jenkins to wrap up for winter
Area residents gathered Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the Cole Memorial Building in Pequot Lakes to learn about this year's accomplishments and next year's...
November 4, 2016 - 9:59am
October 28, 2016
What everyone's been waiting for: County Road 11 through Pequot Lakes to open Friday
Motorists in Pequot Lakes will find a major change after two lanes of Crow Wing County Road 11 east of Gravdahl Drive, near Pequot Lakes City...
October 28, 2016 - 1:20pm
October 13, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Council solves public restroom issue for now
The Pequot Lakes City Council learned Tuesday, Oct. 4, the city library will be open until 4 p.m. Saturdays to provide another restroom facility...
October 13, 2016 - 9:46am
October 5, 2016
Roy Lake Connection to close Monday
The short segment of Roy Lake Connection east of Highway 371 to Lower Cullen Road in Nisswa closed Monday, Oct. 3. Access to Nisswa will be maintained via Lower Cullen Road to the north. The business directional sign was moved to this location. This closure is needed to install drainage...
October 5, 2016 - 3:15pm
September 22, 2016
Parts of Paul Bunyan Trail temporarily closed until Friday
The following sections of the Paul Bunyan Trail are temporarily closed until noon Friday, Sept. 23, for a new trail construction associated with two new bridges that are part of the Highway 371 expansion project. • The north closure is located south of Pequot Lakes, between Paul...
September 22, 2016 - 10:46am
September 3, 2016
Highway 371: Traffic changes occur
Starting Tuesday, Aug. 30, the following traffic changes occurred along Highway 371 in Pequot Lakes: • The existing lanes of Highway 371 between...
September 3, 2016 - 10:07am
August 30, 2016
MnDOT details progress on 371 project
The Minnesota Department of Transportation gave a progress update on Highway 371 Nisswa-Pequot Lakes-Jenkins project. Upcoming traffic changes...
August 30, 2016 - 9:28am
August 17, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Team members sought to plan for future
Twenty people turned out Thursday, Aug. 11, at Pequot Lakes City Hall to hear more about becoming part of a core team to help chart Pequot Lakes' future. --- Core team informational meeting Dan Frank of the Initiative Foundation will lead another presentation and discussion about...
August 17, 2016 - 1:32pm
August 11, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Council approves police-school liaison officer agreement
The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, Aug. 2, approved the 2016-17 police-school liaison officer agreement for $36,000. The agreement is effective from September 2016-May 2017 at $4,000 per month. The overall agreement is $6,000 more than last year. The council said next year's...
August 11, 2016 - 9:50am
August 10, 2016
Highway 371/Nisswa Avenue intersection to close temporarily beginning Monday
Motorists traveling Highway 371 to Nisswa may encounter minor delays as Nisswa Avenue at Highway 371 closes and a short detour begins after 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 15. The signed detour will direct motorists to access downtown Nisswa at the Highway 371/County Road 18 signalized intersection,...
August 10, 2016 - 1:05pm
August 3, 2016
Highway 371: More trees being cleared near Edna Lake Road, other project areas
Motorists will once again see the big saw taking down trees along the Highway 371 four-lane expansion project. Crews are further along in the...
August 3, 2016 - 9:22am
July 14, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Realtors, council members talk about housing
Though only two city council members attended a public discussion the Greater Lakes Association of Realtors (GLAR) hosted Wednesday, July 6, a healthy dialogue occurred regarding housing in the city and the Highway 371 expansion project. During the informal discussion, the seven GLAR...
July 14, 2016 - 10:22am
Pequot Lakes: City to participate in Initiative Foundation program to plan for future
Pequot Lakes will participate in an Initiative Foundation program to plan for its future in light of the Highway 371 four-lane expansion and resulting changes for the city. The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, July 5, authorized the Economic Development Commission (EDC) to proceed...
July 14, 2016 - 9:17am
June 17, 2016
Highway 371: County Road 112 detour to start Monday
Highway 371 construction will prompt another detour in Pequot Lakes starting Monday, June 20, when part of County Road 112 closes. A segment...
June 17, 2016 - 11:01am
May 26, 2016
Traveling Highway 371 to Breezy Point or Pequot Lakes this weekend?
Here are a few travel tips for motorists traveling on Highway 371 to Pequot Lakes or Breezy Point this Memorial Day weekend through Nov. 1. The...
May 26, 2016 - 2:42pm