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News of the North - 2015 Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Ice Fishing Extravaganza winners listed
Owatonna man wins truck at Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Motorists urged to use caution on Highway 371 Saturday during Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake
PAL Echo Journal - January 22
Pequot Lakes 5th-graders take first
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
Gull Lake Drifters host snowmobile safety training
Marion Mae Willis
Robert C. Erlanson
Richard Sylvester Rosol
Gerald "Jerry" Peterschick
2015 Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Echoland-Piper Shopper - January 23
Card Games - January 22
Senior Menu - January 22
Brainerd YMCA offers CPR course Feb. 9
Letters to the Editor: Wealth disparity
Cracker Barrel: Recipes for kindness
Letters to the Editor: Are Lueck, Heintzeman waving white flag on transportation?
Letters to the Editor: Climate change is a theory
Guest Column: Let's focus on priorities as we set new state budget
letters to the editor
Stiller 80th birthday
Births - January 15
January 14, 2015
Lillehei takes reins as Breezy Point mayor
This month, Breezy Point's Tom Lillehei stepped down from his four-year term as city council member and became the city's mayor. "It is really kind of daunting," Lillehei said. "It is a huge responsibility, and I don't see myself being the guy on the white steed charging through...
lifestyles / faces
January 14, 2015 - 2:59pm
December 23, 2014
Pages from the Past - December 25
60 years ago, Dec. 24, 1954 (Headline) Arnold Shamp dies Thursday at home in Mankato; services to be held Monday (Headline) Cass Welfare Board reports on November activities 50 years ago, Dec. 25, 1964 (Headline) Burglars get large amount of loot in Pequot Lakes...
December 23, 2014 - 11:59am
November 19, 2014
Pine River: Council discusses future vacancy
The Pine River City Council on Wednesday, Nov. 12, discussed a council vacancy that will be left by Tamara Hansen, who was elected mayor. Because Hansen is currently a council member, her position will be considered vacant once she takes her place as mayor in January. To fill the...
November 19, 2014 - 3:59pm
November 13, 2014
Area Cass County uncontested race results listed
Following are results for area Cass County uncontested races from the Tuesday, Nov. 4, general election. Chickamaw Beach Mayor: Donald Van Vorst, incumbent, 47; one write-in. Council (two seats): Murel Backman, incumbent, 40; Wayne Sherwood, incumbent, 46. East Gull...
November 13, 2014 - 2:12pm
November 5, 2014
Pine River: Hansen wins mayoral seat vacated by Sabas
Tamara Hansen, a current city council member, is the new mayor of Pine River. She received 141 votes Tuesday, Nov. 4, while Lynn Hollaran got 110 votes. “I am happy with the results of the election for myself and for the council,” Hansen said. “We have worked very well in...
November 5, 2014 - 3:09pm
Fifty Lakes: Anick elected mayor
Tim Anick has been elected the new mayor of Fifty Lakes. Anick garnered 162 votes in Tuesday's election, good enough for 64.54 percent of the vote. "I would like to thank my constituents for voting for me and knowing that I will do whatever I can for the folks of Fifty Lakes...
November 5, 2014 - 3:05am
Nisswa: Kraus to return to mayor's seat
The Nisswa City Council will have a new look in 2015. Harold Kraus will return as mayor after defeating John Ryan for the post Tuesday, Nov. 4. Vote totals were 525 for Kraus and 413 for Ryan. Ross Krautkremer, Don Jacobson and Fred Heidmann were elected to council terms. "I...
November 5, 2014 - 2:45am
Crosslake: Roe elected mayor
The city of Crosslake has elected Steve Roe as its new mayor. Roe, who currently serves on the city council, defeated incumbent mayor Darrell Schneider and fellow challenger Darrin Mitchell by garnering 574 votes, or 45.05 percent of the vote. "I am happy to have won, but I...
November 5, 2014 - 2:41am
October 22, 2014
Crosslake: Candidates take part in forum
Crosslake residents filled the Crosslake Community Center's conference room Monday, Oct. 20, to familiarize themselves with the city's three mayoral and five city council candidates during a League of Women Voters candidate forum. Mayoral candidates are Darrin Mitchell, current council...
October 22, 2014 - 2:02pm
September 25, 2014
Mayor's Notebook: Variety of activities make Pequot Lakes special
The past weekend was a wonderful example of the variety of activities that make our community special. On Saturday, Henry Liedl and his hearty band of high school students totally revamped the 2014 homecoming celebration.
opinion / columns
September 25, 2014 - 3:54pm
July 23, 2014
Three area mayors won't seek re-election
At least two area mayors have announced they won't seek re-election this fall, meaning those cities' voters will elect new leaders Nov. 4. Nisswa Mayor Brian Lehman and Breezy Point Mayor JoAnn Weaver both said their fourth terms are their last. Both are completing their eighth year...
July 23, 2014 - 10:42am
June 12, 2014
Pequot Lakes meeting on getting involved in city politics set Tuesday
At 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 17, Pequot Lakes Mayor Nancy Adams and Pequot Lakes City Council member Tyler Gardner will host a "Thinking of Getting Involved in City Politics?" meeting at city hall. They will share information regarding what is involved with being a city council member...
June 12, 2014 - 11:03am