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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
RREAL representative to speak Sept. 24 in Pequot Lakes
Backus American Legion to host flag retirement ceremony
Legion honors Crosslake police, firefighters
Brainerd Chamber announces new board members
Eagle View first-graders make science fun
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
Women's Golf: Stone takes first for Augustana
Volleyball: Tigers take Barb Neprud Invite crown
Vikings fullback, Minnesota native Ham says 1-yard run solidifies NFL status
Orlo Theodore Waldhoff
James Harding Morris
Aaron Joseph (Jeff) Aadland
Harvey Curtis Stenberg
Fall decor, barbecue smells permeate Nisswa
Looking Back - Sept. 22, 2017
Reminders: Sept. 21, 2017
About 80 people turn out to Run for Hope
Calendar of events: Sept. 21, 2017
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
Letter to the editor: It takes two to tango, only one to lose it
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Grim's Tales: Veterans have been forgotten, but not for long
letters to the editor
Births - Aug. 27, 2017
Lake Shore City Council
June 25, 2015
Lake Shore: Rules for outside music at Zorbaz clarified
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, June 22, clarified its position regarding outside music and decibel limits at Zorbaz on Gull. Action...
June 25, 2015 - 2:49pm
May 20, 2015
Lake Shore: City continues to assess needed wastewater system repairs
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, May 18, agreed to have city engineer Widseth Smith Nolting (WSN) conduct a lift station inventory for $3,430 and a lift station pump calibration evaluation for no more than $1,900 as the city continues to assess and repair its wastewater system,...
May 20, 2015 - 11:30am
April 29, 2015
Lake Shore: City sewer system in disrepair
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, April 27, learned the city sewer system is really not in good shape, according to draft meeting minutes. Two lift stations are in drastic need of repair, the minutes say, and an estimate to replace an entire lift station is $125,000 to $175,000. City...
April 29, 2015 - 1:35pm
March 25, 2015
Lake Shore: Group assesses city assets, values
Lake Shore Mayor John Poston summarized for the city council Monday, March 23, what was discussed at a recent Region 5 community assessment meeting. Those attending the meeting included city and Region 5 staff, as well as a few residents. Poston summarized three questions asked,...
March 25, 2015 - 2:39pm
February 27, 2015
Lake Shore: City approves fire contract with Nisswa
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Feb. 23, approved the 2015 fire contract with the Nisswa Fire Department for $67,246, according to draft meeting minutes. The contract amount is based on the land and building values of each entity the Nisswa department serves. It also includes...
February 27, 2015 - 1:43pm
January 29, 2015
Lake Shore: Police chief recognized for actions to save life
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Jan. 26, accepted a $500 donation to the police department in recognition of police chief Steve Sundstrom's actions to save a man, according to draft meeting minutes. Sundstrom responded to a call at Causeway on Gull in an attempt to save Brenda...
January 29, 2015 - 7:25am
January 28, 2015
Lake Shore: North appointed to council
Earl North was appointed to a Lake Shore City Council seat Monday, Jan. 26, filling a vacancy created when former council member John Poston was elected mayor. North will fulfill the remaining two years of Poston's council term. Kevin Eagan and Wayne Anderson, who both serve on...
January 28, 2015 - 10:57am
December 31, 2014
Lake Shore: 2015 tax levy is lower than 2014
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Dec. 22, approved a 2015 budget of $947,562, and a 2015 tax levy of $780,081.
December 31, 2014 - 2:31pm
December 4, 2014
Lake Shore: City adopts county septic ordinance
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Nov. 24, adopted Cass County's septic ordinance for private wastewater disposal. The city is required to adopt a Subsurface Treatment System (SSTS) ordinance that is at least as stringent as the county's ordinance if the city is to have an SSTS...
December 4, 2014 - 10:57am
October 29, 2014
Lake Shore: City updates hunting map
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Oct. 27, amended its hunting ordinance and updated the hunting map outlining what type of hunting is allowed where in the city. Specificially, the map specifies: no firearm hunting areas, firearm hunting areas, shotgun only areas and waterfowl...
October 29, 2014 - 1:51pm
September 24, 2014
Preliminary levy reflects decrease
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Sept. 22, approved a 2015 preliminary general fund tax levy of $780,081, which is lower than the 2014 levy of $797,872. The council also approved a preliminary budget of $842,962. The budget includes a 2.5 percent cost-of-living increase...
September 24, 2014 - 3:32pm
August 28, 2014
Lake Shore faces sewer improvements
Faced with needed sewer improvements, the Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Aug. 25, amended the city's fund balance policy to require 40 percent rather than 45 percent of city money be in an undesignated reserve fund. Amending the policy frees up $50,000 to put toward necessary...
August 28, 2014 - 5:57pm
July 30, 2014
Lake Shore Council passes vehicle sale ordinance
Residents of Lake Shore will face new restrictions on the sale of vehicles and equipment on private property. The city council passed a new nuisance ordinance governing the display of "For Sale" items in response to several complaints about some properties in the city with near-constant...
July 30, 2014 - 10:38am
July 1, 2014
Lake Shore City Council member arrested for DWI
Nisswa police arrested Lake Shore City Council member Susan Amacher for driving while intoxicated at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 27, following a three-vehicle...
July 1, 2014 - 8:49am