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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Cultural Thursday events to resume Sept. 1 at CLC
Area high school students to participate in mock election
United Way awarded funds under federal food and shelter program
Body recovered from Park Rapids area lake after boats collide
Battle lines forming over potential East Gull Lake development: Pivotal meeting for 'The Harbor' scheduled for Aug. 30
Volleyball: Patriots top Warriors 3-0 in season opener
[KLICK GALLERY] Pequot Lakes vs. Brainerd Volleyball
Dan-ecdotes: Liedl, Trottier continue as college teammates
Tennis: Patriots thrive in opening matches
Golf Leagues - Aug. 25, 2016
Harley Dean Eigenheer
June M. Nygren
Tickets for Legacy Chorale fundraiser on sale
Brainerd Community Theatre to present 'Clarence Darrow'
Resorts, teaching run in the family for Ideal woman: Johnson's daughters follow in parents' footsteps
Pages from the Past - Aug. 25, 2016
Arts Off 84 Art Crawl set for Labor Day weekend
MMBA Home Show
Letter to the editor: Difference between candidate fundraisers
Letter to the editor: Thanks to all who helped with benefit
Letter to the editor: Third World War, anyone?
The Last Windrow: Some things just get in the way of good intentions
Faith: Home leadership
letters to the editor
Births-Aug. 25, 2016
80th Birthday: Wilma Durham
70th Wedding Anniversary: DeWayne and Millie Schwanke
60th Wedding Anniversary: Ray and Carolyn Frisch
Wedding Announced: Melissa Besmehn and Tyler Junkenmeier
August 22, 2016
Pequot Lakes School Board: Preliminary levy discussed in work session
In a work session before its Monday, Aug. 15, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board discussed preliminary levy planning for the coming school years. Projections presented by business manager Jenny Max indicated operating with a levy of $625 would keep the school district from working...
August 22, 2016 - 8:21am
July 20, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Board approves 10-year facility plan
The Pequot Lakes School Board, in its regular meeting Monday, July 18, unanimously agreed to approve a 10-year facilities maintenance plan. The plan is "in motion," needing to be approved each year. "Really, the decisions about what we levy get made in the levying process, so this...
July 20, 2016 - 11:25am
July 14, 2016
Elson cycling at national level: PL senior hopes to repeat as state champ
Samuel Elson is making a name for himself in high school athletics, but not with the Patriots. The Pequot Lakes High School senior has been riding...
July 14, 2016 - 9:43am
June 29, 2016
Dan-ecdotes: Bermel looks to improve in senior year
Chloe Bermel has already cemented herself in Patriots track history, but she isn't done yet. The Pequot Lakes junior set a Minnesota high school...
June 29, 2016 - 10:52am
June 22, 2016
Pequot Lakes School District: Board approves 2016-17 budget
The Pequot Lakes School District will work with a balanced budget in the coming school year. The school board voted unanimously Monday, June 20, to approve its budget for the 2016-17 school year - a budget that sees the district trim nearly 80 percent of its deficit. "This is truly...
June 22, 2016 - 12:12pm
June 15, 2016
Dan-ecdotes: Wiebolt makes three state tournaments
The Pequot Lakes Patriots softball team ended its season on a high note, finishing second in the Class 2A state tournament. "It was definitely a success for us," senior Haley Wiebolt said. "We had never won a game at state. We accomplished our goals this whole season and I'm really...
June 15, 2016 - 10:09pm
June 8, 2016
Pequot Lakes School District: High school to get new parking lot
The Pequot Lakes School Board held a special meeting Monday, June 6, and unanimously agreed to award the district's bid for parking lot expansion to Anderson Brothers Construction of Brainerd, totalling $310,590. Anderson Brothers was the lone bidder. The new lot, which is to be located...
June 8, 2016 - 2:25pm
May 25, 2016
Pequot Lakes School District: Guenther to retire as art teacher
After 30 years at Pequot Lakes High School, art teacher Dave Guenther is hanging up his apron at the end of the school year. But before he does...
May 25, 2016 - 3:00pm
May 19, 2016
Danecdotes: Pequot Lakes grad White powers Yellowjackets to NCAA bid
Pequot Lakes graduate Katie White used to aid the Patriots softball team with her arm. Now as a sophomore at the University of Wisconsin-Superior,...
May 19, 2016 - 11:47am
May 18, 2016
Trees planted at Pequot Lakes dog park
After opening under the southern water tower off Pillsbury Avenue in Pequot Lakes in the summer of 2015, the Babinski-Wilson Dog Park had its first trees planted Monday, May 2. The park was built in part because of the efforts of Pequot Lakes High School junior Sheridan Wilson, who...
May 18, 2016 - 3:30pm
Miska throws no-hitter against W-DC
Kathryn Miska threw a five-inning no-hitter for Class AA's third-ranked Pequot Lakes Patriots in an 11-0 victory over the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines...
May 18, 2016 - 10:28am
May 11, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Highway 371 expansion 'on schedule'
The Pequot Lakes City Council received an update on the Highway 371 expansion project during its regular meeting Tuesday, May 3. Construction manager Randy Shoen and project manager Dave Domm of Mathiowetz Construction were joined by Minnesota Department of Transportation project...
May 11, 2016 - 11:36am
May 5, 2016
Pequot Lakes School Board: Budget discussed at work session
In a work session on Monday, May 2, the Pequot Lakes School Board reviewed the school district's preliminary budget for 2017. The draft of the budget indicates the district will be working with a deficit of $29,629, which council member Curt Johnson said was "within a whisker" of...
May 5, 2016 - 9:34am
April 21, 2016
Pequot Lakes: School board supports NJPA College in the Schools grant
In its meeting Monday, April 18, the Pequot Lakes School Board unanimously approved the submission of a National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) Innovative Funding grant application for the purpose of developing open education resources for College in the Schools (CIS) courses.
April 21, 2016 - 11:30am
April 20, 2016
Dan-ecdotes: Eight Patriots sign up for college sports
The Pequot Lakes Patriots saw eight of its senior athletes commit in writing to various colleges located in Minnesota and North Dakota during...
April 20, 2016 - 10:31am