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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Minnesota man survives crash but is fatally hit trying to cross interstate afterward
Nisswa: Council to hire temporary administrator and interim clerk
Crosslake: Lee appointed police chief when Hartman retires May 31
Capitol Chatter: Peterson wants to stay in Congress; Nolan still thinking
Measles outbreak prompts vaccination message from Minnesota health officials
Ebnet, Bailey top shooters for Patriot trap team
Run for the Lakes set for April 29
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Patriots blank Tigers - Lehman, Meister combine for no-hitter
Mixer to speak Sunday at Crosslake Christian Assembly of God
Calendar of events: April 28, 2017
Looking Back - April 27, 2017
Reminders-April 27, 2017
Crosslake Christian Assembly to host concert Sunday
Letter to the Editor: Gun rights and schools
Faith column: Finding the peace of Christ at jail
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
As I see it: What do the American people really want?
letters to the editor
Births-April 19, 2017
Robert and Janet Timmins
Betty Olson- Wolkenhauer- Lovegreen
Births-April 11, 2017
April 23, 2017
Jenkins business drives to raise funds for food shelves - Pequot Tool donates $10,000
With March designated as FoodShare Month in Minnesota, many area businesses and organizations worked diligently to raise funds ands goods to...
April 23, 2017 - 5:00am
April 18, 2017
Jenkins: Council approves zoning changes
The Jenkins City Council approved a new zoning and subdivision ordinance during its Monday, April 10, meeting, City Clerk Krista Okerman said...
April 18, 2017 - 4:10am
April 17, 2017
Jenkins VFW to host Mental Health Awareness Day
The Jenkins VFW will host a Mental Health Awareness Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 22, in the VFW banquet hall. Guests will include...
April 17, 2017 - 5:20am
April 6, 2017
Highway 371: Lane change in Nisswa to occur Friday - County Road 16 detour to start Monday
Barring any last-minute surprises from Mother Nature, work on Highway 371 will resume Friday, April 7, when traffic between Nisswa and Pequot...
April 6, 2017 - 11:16am
March 30, 2017
Highway 371: Project summary
Get updates • Visit www.mndot.gov/d3/hwy371 for recent news, detours, maps, photos and contact information and to sign up for email updates. • Call the project hotline at 218-568-4661 and leave a message. Your call will be returned within one business day. Overall project summary...
March 30, 2017 - 7:05am
Highway 371: End is in sight - Goal: Open most of 4-lane highway end of May
Depending on spring weather, motorists could be driving on a majority of the long-awaited, $49.9 million Highway 371 four-lane expansion from...
March 30, 2017 - 7:00am
March 7, 2017
Jenkins: Council discusses new road work, safety
The Jenkins City Council discussed work on a frontage road, an access road and a Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway spur at Feb. 14 and 22 meetings. Plans...
March 7, 2017 - 9:59am
February 16, 2017
Looking Back - Feb. 16, 2017
40 years ago, Feb. 17, 1977 The energy situation in Cass County and the entire state of Minnesota is extremely critical, the newly organized Cass County Energy Emergency Committee concluded at its first meeting. (Headline) Pequot Lakes School Board votes $3,035,000 bond issue from...
February 16, 2017 - 10:05pm
January 24, 2017
Jenkins: Council seeks applicants for open seat
The Jenkins City Council is seeking applicants for a council member following the recent resignation of Tim Hidde, who moved out of the city. Interested people are asked to apply to fill the term, which runs through Jan. 7, 2019. Applications are available at Jenkins City Hall and...
January 24, 2017 - 10:09pm
January 22, 2017
Jenkins to be Local Foods College public viewing site
The University of Minnesota Extension Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships offer the sixth annual Local Foods College, an interactive distance learning opportunity that supports gardeners and farmers interested in community-based food systems. The webinar series will begin...
January 22, 2017 - 10:18pm
January 2, 2017
Highlights of 2016: Highway 371 project a top event
An old editor regularly used to say, "Names make news." That phrase has stuck with me through the years, and it proves true year after year. As we get ready to ring in 2017, it's fun to take a look back at 2016 to see what names made news, and why those names made news. Just glance...
January 2, 2017 - 10:10am
December 14, 2016
Jenkins: Veterans Park to see updates in spring
The Jenkins Parks and Recreation Committee has plans to update Veterans Park, with hopes to start work this spring. Plans are to replace nearly all of the playground equipment with updated models that are handicap accessible and safer for children. Parks and recreation committee member...
December 14, 2016 - 11:39am
December 9, 2016
Jenkins lights up for holidays
The city of Jenkins lit up its trees in Veterans Park for the holiday season Friday, Dec. 2, during its ninth annual tree lighting ceremony....
December 9, 2016 - 10:25am
December 5, 2016
[KLICK GALLERY] Jenkins tree lighting
Locals gathered Friday, Dec. 2, at Veterans Park in Jenkins for the annual tree lighting, which included food, a bonfire and horse and carriage...
December 5, 2016 - 9:50am
November 30, 2016
Reminders: Dec. 1, 2016
Taste of the Holidays Schaefer's Foods of Nisswa will host Taste of the Holidays from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, where participants will sample food and beverage items from every grocery department, including deli, produce, meat, dairy and bakery. A minimum donation of $5 per person...
November 30, 2016 - 1:54pm