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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Tactics on protecting state of lakes presented
Pequot Lakes landlord charged with holding tenant at gunpoint
Lueck, Heintzeman among 12 rural legislators challenging EPA authority
Lake Shore: Council agrees to repair safety hazard at sewer lift station
People asked not to pile storm debris along roads
Lightning rally to win division playoff
Inside the Outdoors: Pontoon may be the minivan of fishing boats
Lakewood Health Foundation golf tournament slated Aug. 21
Golf Leagues-July 30, 2015
Borman 11th in NHSRA category
Arden H. Jahnke
Thomas Bonar, Sr.
Jane Ellen McHale
Erickson's passion continues after 29 years with Pine River Library
Bridge Scores - July 30
What's Up At The Warehouse - July 30
Faith: The demise of casual Christianity
Heartland Hospice volunteer training offered
MMBA Home Show
As I See It: The Trump card
The Last Windrow: Story of a small prairie wildflower
Grim's Tales: 840 miles isn't that far for Paul Bunyan
Letters to the Editor: Our community at work
Letters to the Editor: Science research and police work
letters to the editor
Births - July 30
Births - Out of town
Births - July 2
June 10, 2015
Jenkins: Council schedules special meeting
To approve the final agreement between the city of Jenkins and the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) regarding Highway 371 work, the Jenkins City Council scheduled a special meeting for 7 p.m. Monday, June 22, according to the city clerk's summary of the Monday, June...
June 10, 2015 - 1:22pm
May 21, 2015
Jenkins: Council awards road project work
During their Monday, May 11, meeting, the Jenkins City Council accepted bids for road work, according to a meeting summary. The council accepted low bids by Ray Schrupp for gravel at a cost of $9.45 a yard, and Anderson Brothers for crack sealing at a cost of $8,105.70 for poly patching...
May 21, 2015 - 11:35am
May 14, 2015
Sechser receives Wright Brothers Award
Joshua Sechser of Jenkins received the Wright Brothers Award in a recent ceremony at the Brainerd VFW Post, marking his entry into the non-commissioned...
News / business
May 14, 2015 - 2:04pm
SpeedStops in Pequot Lakes, Jenkins become SuperAmericas
SpeedStop gas and convenience stores in Pequot Lakes and Jenkins are now SuperAmerica (SA) stores, as motorists noticed last week when outdoor...
News / business
May 14, 2015 - 10:35am
April 15, 2015
Jenkins: Council discusses broadband
The Jenkins City Council on Monday, April 13, heard concerns from a resident about local Internet connectivity, according to city clerk Krista Okerman. The resident explained that his options for Internet are limited and the location of his home does not allow him to connect to cable....
April 15, 2015 - 11:26am
April 8, 2015
Winds whip up grass fires
Despite snow, rain and colder temperatures this week, fire danger was only temporarily reduced for part of Cass and Crow Wing counties, according...
April 8, 2015 - 11:45am
March 12, 2015
Jenkins couple welcomes unexpected daughter
Dan and Sarah Stiller of Jenkins were done having children. Their two daughters - Hannah, age 8, and Erica, 3 - were both born a few weeks early,...
March 12, 2015 - 11:08am
Jenkins: Council reaches compromise on 371 project
After months of considering local concerns regarding loss of access to Jenkins businesses, the Jenkins City Council reached an agreement that allowed them to approve municipal consent for the 371 highway expansion. Under MnDOT guidelines, an access road for the A-Pine Restaurant...
March 12, 2015 - 9:57am
March 9, 2015
Jenkins Tree Lighting Ceremony
Locals gather in Jenkins' Veterans Memorial Park for a tree lighting ceremony and enjoy hot dogs, free sleigh rides, and smores. For more...
March 9, 2015 - 12:34pm
February 26, 2015
Jenkins: Council hears concerns over Highway 371 project
During the public comment period of the Feb. 9 Jenkins City Council meeting, Rick Beyer, owner of A-Pine Restaurant and the A-Pine Express gas station, encouraged those present to voice their concerns regarding the Highway 371 four-lane expansion project, according to draft meeting...
February 26, 2015 - 10:19am
January 29, 2015
Jenkins: Council deals with business about business, roads
The Jenkins City Council on Monday, Jan. 12, authorized the sale of Industrial Development Revenue Bonds for Pequot Tool and Manufacturing Inc. to expand, according to draft meeting minutes. Bonds not to exceed $5 million will be used for the company to finance the acquisition of...
January 29, 2015 - 7:36am
January 22, 2015
Two fires keep area crews busy
Mid-morning Friday, Jan. 16, a young man was chopping firewood outside of his parents’ home on County Road 107 south of Pequot Lakes when he...
January 22, 2015 - 12:41pm
Wood Art Decor Boutique takes up residence in Jenkins
For five months Jenkins has had a business in the making. That was eapproximatly when Melissa Smith and Debbie Emans, future in-laws and...
News / business
January 22, 2015 - 12:17pm
January 16, 2015
371 Thrift Shop fire in Jenkins
The Pine River, Ideal and Nisswa Fire Departments were among those to respond to a mutual aid call to assist the Pequot Lakes Fire Department's...
January 16, 2015 - 2:36pm
December 17, 2014
Businesses on the horizon
Several local business owners are working to open their businesses on properties that formerly housed other businesses. Hackensack North...
News / business
December 17, 2014 - 1:07pm