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Man killed, another charged in snowmobile accident
Sauna facts, books to be displayed in January, February
Shop to support Pequot Lakes Revolution dance team
Pequot Lakes students help the needy
PR-B Community Education offers classes
Revolution wins high kick, jazz contests
Peewee B2 team takes 3rd
Ideal Sno-Pros host Christmas party
Skating club to offer community sessions
In the Bleachers with Wheaites - Winter sports are in full swing
Elizabeth Proud Brown
Robert K. Borg
Ruby E. Mikelson
Pine River Parade of Lights Day draws crowd
PAL Echo Journal - December 18
Santa bobs into Pequot Lakes
Senior Menu - December 18
Echoland-Piper Shopper - December 19
Vogt's Notes: Citizen of the Year nominees sought from Pequot, Breezy, Crosslake area
Letters to the Editor: The most wonderful time of the year
Letters to the Editor: Parade of Lights Day a success
Letters to the Editor: Christmas in Merrifield Grinched
Letters to the Editor: Is abortion right?
letters to the editor
Leverington, Hughes wed
Births - November 27
December 19, 2014
Pequot Lakes: School board approves 2015 levy
The Pequot Lakes School Board on Monday, Dec. 15, unanimously agreed to certify the district's final levy for 2015, totalling $4,845,786. The total levy is 2.48 percent higher than the previous year's $4,728,493 levy. According to district business manager Jenny Max, Pequot Lakes...
December 19, 2014 - 3:37pm
December 11, 2014
Patriots split with TRF, EGF
The Pequot Lakes girls' basketball team hosted a pair of non-conference opponents from northwestern Minnesota as they lost to Thief River Falls...
December 11, 2014 - 10:43am
Pequot Lakes High School Student of the Month - Kiley Anderson
Parents: Jessicka and Matt Hochmayr of Breezy Point Activities, hobbies, interests: Art, forensics, animals, baby sitting, being on the lake, being with friends and family, cosmetology and shopping. Future plans: Debating between doing my generals at Central Lakes College or...
news / education
December 11, 2014 - 10:23am
December 10, 2014
Larson, Patriots roll past W-DC
Hunter Larson scored a career-high 26 points for the Pequot Lakes Patriots in their 63-32 Mid-State Conference opening win over the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines on Friday, Dec. 5. Larson connected on five 3-point baskets to lead the Patriots. "(W-DC) was down a little, and we didn't...
December 10, 2014 - 5:02pm
Fifty Lakes: Council approves water supply truck improvements
According to draft minutes of its November meeting, the Fifty Lakes City Council unanimously agreed to authorize the city fire department to purchase wiring and miscellaneous fitting to bring the water supply truck to National Fire Protection Association standards, costing the city...
December 10, 2014 - 2:43pm
December 4, 2014
Pequot Lakes School District: Community attends mental health presentation
After experiencing a pair of tragedies in the past five months, the Pequot Lakes School District brought psychologist George Tetreault to the high school auditorium Monday, Nov.
December 4, 2014 - 1:42pm
Adkins takes title, Road Crew 3rd
After graduating a number of good wrestlers last year the Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew placed a respectable third at the Wadena-Deer Creek tournament on Saturday, Nov. 29. Perham finished first with 241 points, followed by Badger/Greenbush/Middle River with 185 and...
December 4, 2014 - 1:31pm
Pete's Point: Area graduates excel on basketball court
There's only a handful of Pequot Lakes and Pine RIver-Backus graduates currently playing basketball at the collegiate level. So, the past two weeks have been special as three of those graduates were Athletes of the Week while a fourth player was nominated for the honor at their...
December 4, 2014 - 12:16pm
Pequot Lakes Honor Roll
Pequot Lakes students named to honor roll The following Pequot Lakes fifth-, sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders were named to the first-quarter honor roll: 5th grade 'A' honor roll Quady Bernu, Logan S. Carlson, Carly Chaney, Lola Eastwood, Morgan Eckes, Elisa R. Flaws, Riley...
news / education
December 4, 2014 - 12:06pm
Patriots cruise past Deer River
Gage Westlund scored 19 points for the Pequot Lakes Patriots, who made 12 three-point baskets, in their 69-33 win over the Deer River Warriors in a non-conference game on Tuesday, Nov. 25. Hunter Larson added 18 points and CJ Borleis 17 for the Patriots, who led 38-14 at the half....
December 4, 2014 - 12:01pm
Patriots' junior varsity 2-0
The Pequot Lakes junior varsity boys' basketball team improved to 2-0 overall after defeating Aitkin 65-24 on Nov. 21, and then downing Deer River 58-28 on Nov. 25. At Aitkin, Cody Huss had 19 points, Michael Plummer added nine. and Nathan Traut and Kirk Johnson each had seven. Against...
December 4, 2014 - 11:55am
November 26, 2014
Patriots Perspective: It's back - Free student breakfast returns to Pequot Lakes
As you recall, last school year in March and April the Pequot Lakes School District ran a two-month trial in which we offered every currently enrolled student a free breakfast. The two-month trial was extremely successful and we learned that offering a free breakfast to every student...
news / education
November 26, 2014 - 4:27pm
November 25, 2014
Revolution dance team to kick off season with Dec. 4 show
The Pequot Lakes High School Revolution Dance Team will kick off the 2014-15 season with a show at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, in the Pequot Lakes Athletic Center. The event is the dance team's biggest fundraiser. The program will showcase the Revolution varsity and junior varsity...
November 25, 2014 - 11:48am
November 24, 2014
Westlund leads Patriots past Gobblers
Sophomore Gage Westlund came off the bench to score a game-high 16 points and help the visiting Pequot Lakes Patriots boys' basketball team cruise past the Aitkin Gobblers 75-41 in the season opener for both teams on Friday, Nov. 21. Westlund scored 12 of the 16 points in the second...
November 24, 2014 - 5:21pm
November 21, 2014
Pequot Lakes School to host meeting in aftermath of suicides
In the aftermath of the Pequot Lakes School District's second suicide, the district has scheduled a community meeting featuring a "panel of experts" at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24, in the Pequot Lakes High School auditorium. Students, parents and community members are encouraged...
November 21, 2014 - 10:16am