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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Area Republicans upset over lack of special session
Police blotter - Aug. 25, 2016
Nisswa building allows business to expand local offerings
Cass County benefit distributes $4,085 to youth exhibiting at State Fair
Cass County: Savings eyed with new garage
Volleyball: Patriots top Warriors 3-0 in season opener
[KLICK GALLERY] Pequot Lakes vs. Brainerd Volleyball
Dan-ecdotes: Liedl, Trottier continue as college teammates
Tennis: Patriots thrive in opening matches
Golf Leagues - Aug. 25, 2016
Harley Dean Eigenheer
June M. Nygren
Brainerd Community Theatre to present 'Clarence Darrow'
Resorts, teaching run in the family for Ideal woman: Johnson's daughters follow in parents' footsteps
Pages from the Past - Aug. 25, 2016
Arts Off 84 Art Crawl set for Labor Day weekend
Lakes Bluegrass Festival making music in Pine River
MMBA Home Show
Letter to the editor: Layman will work for small businesses
Letter to the editor: Pequot Lakes appreciates anonymous donation
Grim's Tales: Homeownership is a learning experience
As I See It: I'm biased; and so are we all
The Cracker Barrel: Thirty days hath September
letters to the editor
Births-Aug. 25, 2016
80th Birthday: Wilma Durham
70th Wedding Anniversary: DeWayne and Millie Schwanke
60th Wedding Anniversary: Ray and Carolyn Frisch
Wedding Announced: Melissa Besmehn and Tyler Junkenmeier
August 25, 2016
Fire destroys boat on Gull Lake
A boat was destroyed by fire Wednesday night in the Gull Lake Narrows in Lake Shore. Nisswa Fire Chief Richard Geike said the runabout boat was...
August 25, 2016 - 1:09pm
August 24, 2016
Lake Shore: Nisswa Legion donates money for police body cameras
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Aug. 22, accepted a donation of $4,500 from the Nisswa American Legion to buy body cameras for all officers and a computer system to handle data retention as required by state law. The council also adopted a body camera policy. In other public...
August 24, 2016 - 9:44am
August 10, 2016
Election 2016: Adams hopes to return as mayor in Pequot Lakes
After a two-year break, Nancy Adams is seeking to become mayor of Pequot Lakes again. And Kevin Egan, a newcomer, filed for mayor in Lake Shore. Both filed for office Tuesday morning, Aug. 2. Filing for city, school board and township seats opened Tuesday and will close Tuesday, Aug....
August 10, 2016 - 1:09pm
August 8, 2016
Incident on Gull Lake sends woman to hospital
LAKE SHORE—A 53-year-old Brainerd woman was airlifted Saturday to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale following a possible medical...
August 8, 2016 - 11:41am
August 4, 2016
Lake Shore sees extensive storm damage
LAKE SHORE—As Lake Shore Police Chief Steve Sundstrom drove along the city's back streets Thursday morning, he expressed disbelief at the...
August 4, 2016 - 10:51pm
Lake Shore, Cass County relief centers set up
John Poston, Mayor of Lake Shore, announced that Lake Shore Cass County relief centers will be set up at Zorbaz on Gull and at Lake Shore City Hall. They will have food and water for residents, clean up crews, etc. They are working on getting set up. The restrooms are open and this...
August 4, 2016 - 11:47am
July 28, 2016
Lake Shore: Council hears opposition to muskie stocking
The Lake Shore city council approved quotes for repairs to Dettbarn and Shaefers Point roads and listened to opposition regarding muskie stocking...
July 28, 2016 - 9:34am
July 27, 2016
Election 2016: Local candidates can file for office starting Aug. 2
Lead with any mayors/long-term council members we know aren't seeking re-election Dave Sjoblad - Pequot Lakes mayor John Poston - Lake Shore mayor At least two area communities will see new mayors elected this November. First-term mayors Dave Sjoblad in Pequot Lakes and John Poston...
July 27, 2016 - 4:07pm
June 30, 2016
Lake Shore: Council approves preliminary design proposal for city hall building project
At a special meeting June 9, the Lake Shore City Council agreed to have Widseth Smith Nolting engineering firm do a preliminary design proposal regarding a city hall building project based on incremental approval of each step with a total cost not to exceed $13,500. The proposal includes...
June 30, 2016 - 8:57am
June 29, 2016
Lake Shore: Council supports DNR proposal to stock muskies in Gull Lake on split vote
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, June 27, voted 3-2 to support a Department of Natural Resources proposal to stock muskie in Gull Lake. Council member John Terwilliger said he was uncomfortable voting for or against the resolution the DNR requested because he had no idea how...
June 29, 2016 - 11:14am
June 20, 2016
Storm damage minimal across northern lakes area
Area communities reported minimal damage after the Sunday night, June 19, storm that swept through the Brainerd lakes area. Pequot Lakes and...
June 20, 2016 - 3:37pm
May 27, 2016
Lake Shore: Council opts not to fund project to promote restaurants
After working for a year on a proposal to promote Lake Shore and six of its restaurants, resident Julie Ingleman sought monetary support from the Lake Shore City Council on Monday, May 23. The council, however, indicated it wasn't comfortable allotting the requested $250,000 for the...
May 27, 2016 - 5:50pm
Lake Shore: Council agrees to take next step toward building new city hall
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, May 23, agreed to continue looking into building a new city hall at an estimated cost of $800,000 to $1...
May 27, 2016 - 9:25am
May 24, 2016
Cass County: Board approves steps for CSAH 77 project in Lake Shore
Cass County Engineer David Enblom obtained county board approval Tuesday, May 17, to begin right-of-way acquisition for the repaving project planned for County State Aid Highway 77 through Lake Shore in 2017. In conjunction with the county road project, the city of Lake Shore plans...
May 24, 2016 - 3:24pm
May 4, 2016
Looking Back - May 5, 2016
10 years ago, May 4, 2006 Pequot Lakes School passes all-day kindergarten. Cross Lake, Gull Lake campgrounds to remain open. 20 years ago, May 2, 1996 Lake Shore hires second policeman. County 11 project gets final approval to rebuild the highway. 30 years ago, May 8, 1986 Pequot...
May 4, 2016 - 1:55pm