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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
SWCD lists plant, tree photo contest winners
Area students to participate in Real Men Sing concert in Staples
Create a family legacy with your woods
Crow Wing SWCD hosts tree/shrub pre-order sale
Nurse practitioners join Essentia Health Pine River Clinic; clinic hours expand
Tigers spike Northome-Kelliher
Pine River-Backus 8th grade volleyball placed first
Pine River-Backus team placed second
North Stars fall to Twin City Steel
Lohmiller helps Patriots down Cardinals
Eileen Marie Smilonich
William Harry Colclough
Daniel Dale Livingood
Kristopher Kaj Aune
Crosslake School Chili Bake
Evening of piano, song planned Sunday at Grand View
Gemberling and Mattson to perform Oct. 3 in Nisswa
Jail art project on exhibit in Brainerd
Chef's Hat recipe: Italian Pork
Letters to the Editor: 'A House divided'
As I See It: Trivial pursuits
The Last Windrow: Treasure fall while it's here
Letters to the Editor: Thank you, Pequot 500 card club
Mayor's Notebook: Variety of activities make Pequot Lakes special
letters to the editor
Births - September 11
September 26, 2014
Lohmiller helps Patriots down Cardinals
Morgan Lohmiller turned in 10 kills, 17 set assists and 11 digs to lead the Pequot Lakes Patriots to a 25-21, 25-17, 25-23 victory over the Staples-Motley Cardinals in a Mid-State Conference volleyball matchup on Thursday, Sept. 18. Amanda Nies contributed 32 digs for Pequot and...
September 26, 2014 - 12:32pm
Patriots roll over Green Wave
The Pequot Lakes football team registered its third shutout of the season as the Class 3A's second-ranked Patriots blanked Heart 'O Lakes Conference rival East Grand Forks for a 35-0 homecoming victory on Saturday, Sept. 20. Pequot Lakes, 4-0 overall, used another strong defensive...
September 26, 2014 - 12:26pm
Patriots defeat Park Rapids 6-1
Pequot Lakes swept all four singles and the top two doubles matches for a 6-1 Mid-State Conference victory over Park Rapids Thursday. "This was a big conference and section win for us," said Pequot Lakes coach Monica Sergent. "The last time we played, we only won 4-3. So to win...
September 26, 2014 - 12:18pm
Garai, Patriot girls win Pillager Invitational
Gina Garai placed first overall to lead the Pequot Lakes Patriots girls' cross country team to the win at the Pillager Invitational on Thursday, Sept. 18, at Madden's Pine Beach West Golf Course. The Patriots finished with 21 points while Northland-Deer River is second with 61. Garai...
September 26, 2014 - 11:24am
Pete's Point: Exchange student surprised by cross country success
Georgina "Gina" Garai left her school in Central Europe country of Hungary for a 10-month experience as an exchange student at Pequot Lakes High School. Besides the classroom activities, the 16-year-old junior was also interested in competing in a fall sport with the Patriots. "I...
September 26, 2014 - 11:14am
September 25, 2014
Everett Smithson Band to play Oct. 21 at Pequot Lakes Library
Come and enjoy the Everett Smithson Band at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, at the Pequot Lakes Library. This energetic concert will play a mix of different musical roots with styles like blues and zydeco to hillbilly hoedowns - music from up and down the Mississippi River, from 1900...
September 25, 2014 - 11:38am
September 23, 2014
In The Bleachers With Wheaties - Fall Season Is In Full Swing
The dynamic duo is back! Pete and Wheaties have returned and are jumping right into fall sports. Both Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus football have started the year off good, with PR-B defeating Pillager for the first time. Volleyball for both schools is reving up, while PL tennis...
September 23, 2014 - 9:47am
September 22, 2014
Pequot Lakes homecoming football 2014
Photos of the Pequot Lakes homecoming football game and the halftime activities on Sept. 20. The Patriots defeated East Grand Forks 35-0. For more photos, KLICK Here!
September 22, 2014 - 10:20am
Pequot Lakes homecoming
Pequot Lakes Schools celebrated homecoming Saturday, Sept. 20, with a parade, tailgate party with free burgers from Billy's of Breezy Point,...
September 22, 2014 - 10:18am
September 18, 2014
Crafts, food anchor Taste of Pequot & Arts and Crafts Fair
Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes was full of people looking at crafts and tasting local offerings for the annual Taste of Pequot & Arts and Crafts Fair. Craft booths lined both sides of the Paul Bunyan Trail featuring all different kinds of homemade wares. Four area restaurants...
lifestyles / features
September 18, 2014 - 2:59pm
September 17, 2014
Pequot Lakes School Board sets levy, declines local option
The Pequot Lakes School Board on Monday, Sept. 15, elected to approve the maximum per-student preliminary levy of $300 for 2015, excluding a $424 local option. The decision to leave the local option out of the proposal passed 4-3. The district has been working on a budget of $1.04...
September 17, 2014 - 4:05pm
Patriot girls 3rd at Eveleth-Gilbert meet
The Pequot Lakes girls placed third while the Patriot boys were seventh at the Eveleth-Gilbert Invitational on Thursday, Sept. 11. The Pequot Lakes girls were paced by Gina Garal, who finished 11th overall in 16 minutes, 58 seconds for 4,000 meters while Reid Pierzinski placed...
September 17, 2014 - 3:12pm
Flyers spike Patriots 3-1 on Monday
The visiting Pequot Lakes volleyball team was defeated by the Little Falls Flyers 25-23, 23-25, 25-21 and 25-15 in non-conference action on Monday, Sept. 15. The Patriots, 4-4 overall, were scheduled to face Sebeka on Tuesday, Sept. 16, and then play at Staples-Motley on Thursday,...
September 17, 2014 - 2:53pm
Unbeaten Patriots shutout Perham 41-0
The Class 3A's third-ranked Pequot Lakes Patriots shocked the eighth-ranked Perham Yellowjackets 41-0 in Heart O'Lakes North Conference play on Friday, Sept. 12. The Patriots used five pass interceptions, two fumble recoveries and a few long pass completions to defeat Perham as...
September 17, 2014 - 2:31pm
Patriots improve to 14-2 overall
The Pequot Lakes Patriots tennis team defeated Sauk Centre 5-2 and blanked Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 7-0 in a non-conference triangular meet on Monday, Sept. 15, at Sauk Centre. The Patriots, 14-2 overall and ranked No. 7 in Class A, are scheduled to host Park Rapids at 4:15 p.m....
September 17, 2014 - 2:27pm