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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County issues reminder to mail ballot precincts
Pine River-Backus School District: Board contemplates sixth-grade athletes
Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort receives $5,170 legacy donation
20th anniversary: PR-B Family Center has a definite purpose
Lutheran Church of the Cross to host Bishop Tom Aitken Oct. 23
[KLICK GALLERY] Pequot Lakes Volleybal vs. Crosby-Ironton
Tigers split Brainerd Invite games
PL 8th grade team takes first
Trap teams ranked 2nd through 3 weeks
Hockey: Stars split series with Ice Hawks
Donald W. Shipman
Florence Arlene "Flo" Beck
Richard Dean Sheik
Tony J. Gilles
Ralph L. Staffon
Pages from the Past - Oct. 20, 2016
Looking Back-Oct. 20, 2016
Nisswa, Pequot Lakes firefighters promote fire safety
'She Loves Me' features lonely hearts, eccentrics: Play to be staged in Pequot Lakes
Plenty of pumpkins
Grim's Tales: Why I am willing to vote for a candidate guaranteed to lose
Political endorsement letters
The Last Windrow: The old trapper, the last season
Letter to the editor: Promote Indigenous People's Day
Letter to the editor: It requires maturity to be president
letters to the editor
40th Wedding Anniversary: Dan and Gaylene Hamm
74th Birthday: Marliss
80th Birthday: Yvonne (Hill) Yunker
Wedding Announced: Jill and Jason Anderson
80th Birthday: Jerry Thompson
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
Highway 371: Work crews to stop for Memorial Day weekend traffic
Travelers heading to the northern Brainerd lakes area this weekend on Highway 371 will encounter a detour if traveling County State Aid Highway 11 between Pequot Lakes and Breezy Point, as well as a second signal light in Pequot Lakes. They should otherwise expect the normal Memorial...
May 26, 2016 - 10:29am
May 25, 2016
Vogt's Notes: Pequot Lakes businesses, listen up
"Shop Pequot During Construction." "Experience Pequot." "Downtown Pequot 1 Mile." "Downtown Pequot ½ Mile." "Shopping. Parks. Events." "Support Your Local Businesses." And then: "Stay calm and buy sandals." Whether that last statement on a sign outside Expressions Shoe Center in...
May 25, 2016 - 11:54am