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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes High School honor roll students listed
Registration open for March 4 Polar Plunge in Breezy Point
Nisswa: City won't pursue cat ordinance, hears about new animal shelter
Social media documentary 'Screenagers' to play Tuesday in Staples
Crow Wing County: Highway department advises safe spring driving
Girls Basketball: Lane sets Pequot Lakes school record
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Stone 8th in state meet - McGuire 46th in Biwabik
Wolverines play hard in first home game in 27 years
Patricia J. Bailey
Pastor Todd Orr
Thomas Albert Gmahl
Senior Menus: Feb. 27-Mar. 3, 2017
Lake Country Faces: Backus native becomes youth pastor at Pequot Lakes Baptist Church
Grim's Grub: Pout about it
Reminders-Feb. 23, 2017
Calendar of Events-Feb. 24, 2017
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Faith: Look beneath the surface for what is buried
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Letter to the editor: Bartella family thanks community
letters to the editor
Wedding Announced: Denny (DJ) Pink and Martha Worms
65th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Kathy O'Brien
90th Birthday: Rachel Wing
95th Birthday: Ralph Yeager
4 Generations: Jensen, Stanwood, Nelson
Lake Shore City Council
January 31, 2017
Lake Shore: Mayor encourages people to bring initiatives forward
Presiding at his first city council meeting Monday, Jan. 23, Lake Shore Mayor Kevin Egan asked residents to think about any initiatives they...
January 31, 2017 - 10:02pm
December 28, 2016
Lake Shore: Council adopts levy that's 4 percent lower than 2016 - Site analysis for city hall building approved
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Dec. 19, approved a general revenue tax levy of $759,682, which is a 4 percent decrease from this year's...
December 28, 2016 - 12:22am
December 1, 2016
Lake Shore: Police department receives kudos
The Lake Shore Police Department received a nearly $2,800 radar system from the state Office of Traffic Safety for its participation in the Toward...
December 1, 2016 - 9:13am
October 27, 2016
Lake Shore: Council votes 3-2 not to rescind vote supporting DNR muskie stocking in Gull Lake
About 40 people packed Lake Shore City Hall on Monday, Oct. 24, and heard the Lake Shore City Council vote 3-2 not to rescind an earlier vote to support a Department of Natural Resources muskie stocking proposal for Gull Lake. Council members John Terwilliger and Doug Miller cast...
October 27, 2016 - 9:36am
September 30, 2016
Lake Shore: Preliminary tax levy is 4 percent lower than in 2016
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Sept. 26, adopted a 2017 preliminary levy and budget. The preliminary levy is $759,682, which is a 4 percent decrease from 2016. The overall budget is up 1.6 percent from 2015. The proposed budget includes a 2.5 percent cost of living increase...
September 30, 2016 - 10:06am
September 28, 2016
Lake Shore: Opponents to stocking muskies in Gull Lake address council
People opposed to the Department of Natural Resources' plan to stock muskie in Gull Lake filled Lake Shore City Hall on Monday, Sept. 26, asking...
September 28, 2016 - 8:52am
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
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
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
March 30, 2016
Lake Shore: City exploring new city hall construction
The city of Lake Shore is looking into constructing a new city hall building. Issues with the current building include space, security, function, age, radon and mold, according to minutes from the city's City Hall Building Committee, which met March 9 to discuss this project. The...
March 30, 2016 - 1:41pm
February 26, 2016
Lake Shore: City questions rising fire contract amount
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Feb. 22, approved an annual fire contract with the Nisswa Fire Department, but questioned its share of the cost, which is $70,625. That cost includes the cost of the Firemen's Relief Association.
February 26, 2016 - 12:07pm
January 28, 2016
Lake Shore: City to explore idea of new city hall
Looking to the future, the Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Jan. 25, approved Mayor John Poston's suggestion to establish a committee to explore...
January 28, 2016 - 10:13am
Lake Shore: Council approves levy, budget
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Dec. 21, approved the 2016 general tax levy of $790,619 and budget of $908,369. The levy number is unchanged from the preliminary levy adopted in September. The levy is a slight increase from 2015. The council also approved a 3 percent cost-of-living...
December 28, 2015 - 9:07am
December 4, 2015
Lake Shore: Council takes action to preserve character of CSAH 77
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Nov. 23, did its part to help preserve the character of County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 77 during a reconstruction project scheduled for 2017. The council approved a resolution supporting a variance for a 20 mph minimum design speed designation...
December 4, 2015 - 1:16pm