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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Graduation day in Nisswa
Mission Possible Club to meet June 3
Crosslake seeks tennis players
Hackensack Legion to host flag retirement, veteran recognition events
Clean water grants for project work available
Softball: Patriots stay perfect in playoffs
Rebels had Lightning first defeat
Lightning to host baseball camp
Golf: Heggerston, Patriots win at Pokegama
Baseball: Patriots sweep Tigers
Dorothy Marie Zahratka (Miller)
Richard "Rick" H. Heinlen
Eugene E. Sander
Cindy Jo Oppelt
Joseph Mathew Landowski
Senior Menu - May 28
World War II Brainerd CAP members sought to receive gold medal
Women's Bible study offered at GUMC in Pequot Lakes
Browser: Pine River summer reading program to begin
Faith: What did you do on Memorial Day?
The Last Windrow: It's not easy living in the woods
Letters to the Editor: Thanks to PR-B students for work on community garden
The Last Windrow: Cemeteries bring people together
As I See It: Random musings: We can't win war against nature
Letters to the Editor: Thank you, Breezy Point
letters to the editor
Births - May 28
Births - April 30
Pequot Lakes yearbook team wins national award
The Pequot Lakes High School yearbook team was notified last week it had earned a 2015 Jostens National Yearbook Program of Excellence award, given to programs that "excel in the creation and distribution of their yearbook." Pequot Lakes joins just 2 percent of more than 14,000...
news / education
4 hours 28 min ago
May 21, 2015
Pequot Lakes School District: Dunn to retire after 26 years
After 26 years at Pequot Lakes Middle School, fifth-grade reading and language arts teacher Carol Dunn is set to retire at the end of the school year. The Hackensack resident plans to travel, spend more time with her husband, Bart, and continue her side work making wool rugs and...
lifestyles / faces
May 21, 2015 - 12:27pm
May 20, 2015
Pequot Lakes Student Council awards
The following students received awards at the Pequot Lakes High School Student Council awards banquet: from left, Jack White, Rookie of the Year award; Karl Satterlund, Perfect Attendance award; Barbara Miller, Sunshine award; and Lucas Mumm, Most Dependable award. Not pictured is...
May 20, 2015 - 11:41am
Pequot Lakes speech team awards
Winning awards at the Pequot Lakes High School speech banquet were, from left, Damon Billington, Varsity Best Friend of the Team; Allie Miller, Most Valuable Speaker; and Courtney Rock, Junior High Best Friend of the Team. Angie Klein and Laura Flowers coach the speech team. Submitted...
May 20, 2015 - 11:36am
Pequot Lakes School District: Board enters new agreement with CTCIT
In their Monday, May 18, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board unanimously agreed to enter a new "Master Services Agreement" with CTCIT of Chanhassen, effective Friday, June 5. The agreement, good through the 2017-18 school year, indicates that CTC will continue to provide information...
May 20, 2015 - 11:29am
May 15, 2015
Pequot Lakes School District: Skaaland named Teacher of the Year
Pequot Lakes High School industrial technology teacher Dan Skaaland was named the district's Teacher of the Year on Wednesday, May 6. "It's overwhelming," Skaaland said. "I appreciate everyone that took time to write nominations for me, and that everyone thinks enough of me to...
May 15, 2015 - 11:02am
May 14, 2015
Pequot Lakes School District: Students participate in Day of Caring
Pequot Lakes High School students took to the surrounding communities to lend a hand during their annual Day of Caring on Wednesday, May 6. Students traveled throughout Pequot Lakes, Jenkins, Breezy Point and Crosslake to provide a number of services for organizations and individuals...
May 14, 2015 - 10:24am
May 13, 2015
Glenski named PLHS 'Mr. Spring Fling'
Six Pequot Lakes High School students jockeyed for the title of "Mr.
May 13, 2015 - 2:51pm
May 13, 2015 - 2:37pm
May 12, 2015
Cogan finds success in archery
Jackie Cogan of Pequot Lakes has had an interest in archery since high school, but never really participated in the activity until last year. Now, she can't get enough. "We had it in high school just briefly," Cogan said. "I thought it was kind of fun, but then I went to college...
May 12, 2015 - 2:51pm
May 8, 2015
Pequot Lakes: School board approves personnel changes
In a special meeting held before their regular work session Monday, May 4, the Pequot Lakes School Board approved two personnel changes for the 2015-16 school year. Superintendent Chris Lindholm said the approval of these changes was done in a special meeting, as opposed to their...
May 8, 2015 - 10:35am
April 22, 2015
Pequot Lakes: School board closes grade 5 open enrollment
During their Monday, April 20, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board unanimously agreed to close open enrollment for fifth-grade students for the coming school year. "I just want to make sure we are being transparent about the 'why' behind that," superintendent Chris Lindholm told...
April 22, 2015 - 10:32am
March 26, 2015
Pequot Lakes: School district looks into CEO Program
The Pequot Lakes School District is looking into a program that would give students an inside look at owning their own business. District officials hope to get the Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities (CEO) Program off the ground in Pequot Lakes by the 2016-17 school year. The...
March 26, 2015 - 2:41pm
March 19, 2015
Pequot Lakes Festival of the Arts slated April 9
The 33rd annual Pequot Lakes Festival of the Arts will take place from 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, April 9, in the Pequot Lakes High School athletic complex and on the stage of the high school theater. Student and community artists will have visual arts displays in the high school gym. Performing...
March 19, 2015 - 10:59am
March 18, 2015
Pequot Lakes School Board: Board asks state to increase funding
During their Monday, March 16, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board agreed to ask state legislators to support a resolution calling for formula funding growth for districts and students in Minnesota. With the resolution, the state would fund school districts to a level that exceeds...
March 18, 2015 - 12:55pm