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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Nisswa Winter Jubilee on tap this weekend
Distracted teen driver pleads guilty in crash that killed two
Police Blotter-Feb. 11, 2016
Tree clearing to begin for Highway 371 expansion: Work to start in Nisswa, Pequot Lakes
Cass County: Board approves CSAH 77 agreement
Stone places 10th overall at state meet
PL boys take third
PR-B Pulse competes in section meet
Junior Hockey: Blizzard swarms North Stars
Tiger girls split week
Judith M. Koska
Crosslake teacher has passion for performance
Pages from the Past-Feb. 11, 2016
Looking Back-Feb. 11, 2016
Cast announced for Pequot Lakes Community Theater production of 'Cheaper by the Dozen'
Get 'Inspired by Shakespeare' Feb. 26 at Grand View Lodge
MMBA Home Show
Faith: Why Lent?
From the Lefthand Corner: Reflecting on junior college
The Cracker Barrel: Manners matter
The Last Windrow: Signs of spring are showing
Letters to the Editor: Take a look at Scouting
letters to the editor
February 10, 2016
PLHS Sno Daze court
Pequot Lakes High School will celebrate Sno Daze next week. The Sno Daze court includes, front row from left, Andy Voges, junior attendant; Mathias...
News / education
17 hours 48 min ago
Patriots take first loss of season: Team bounces back with wins over D-G-F, Grand Rapids
The Pequot Lakes Patriots girls basketball team suffered their first loss of the season in a home game on Tuesday, Feb. 2, when the Detroit Lakes...
18 hours 24 min ago
Dan-ecdotes: Patriot girls, Tiger boys having strong seasons
The 2015-2016 winter sports season is drawing to a close, and while area teams have had notable performances, the Pequot Lakes girls basketball team and the Pine River-Backus boys basketball have stood out. The Tiger boys hit a rough patch after jumping out to an 11-2 start to the...
18 hours 48 min ago
February 9, 2016
Patriot girls fall to Rangers
The Patriots suffered their second loss of the season on Tuesday, Feb. 9, falling to the Crosby-Ironton Rangers 66-62. Olivia Lane led the team...
February 9, 2016 - 9:28pm
February 7, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Mock trial tops Ashby
The Pequot Lakes Patriots mock trial team defeated Ashby High School in a meet held Thursday, Jan. 21. Final score was 220-183 in favor of the Patriots. Pequot Lakes acted as the defense in the case of State of Minnesota v. Jack(ie) Peifer. Dominic Cheek received a score of 9 for...
News / education
February 7, 2016 - 11:47am
February 6, 2016
Pequot Lakes Purple Cobras advance to state for first time
The Purple Cobras, this year's Pequot Lakes Lego Robot League, advanced further than in years past, qualifying for the state meet for the first...
News / education
February 6, 2016 - 10:12am
February 5, 2016
Clearing for new Hwy 371 four-lane road between Nisswa, Jenkins begins next week
Next week, crews will begin to clear trees along the new route for the future four-lane segment of Hwy 371 between Nisswa and Jenkins. One crew...
February 5, 2016 - 6:18pm
February 4, 2016
Patriot girls improve to 16-0: Wiebolt scores school-record 42 points
The Pequot Lakes Patriots girls basketball team is now a perfect 16-0 after winning two more games last week. On Tuesday, Jan. 27, the Patriots...
February 4, 2016 - 11:33am
Patriots split week
The Pequot Lakes Patriots boys basketball team split a pair of games last week. On Tuesday, Jan. 26, the Patriots dropped their fourth game in a row with a 47-45 loss to the Nevis Tigers. On Friday, Jan. 29, in a game in Park Rapids, the team snapped its losing streak by pounding...
February 4, 2016 - 11:29am
February 3, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Council fires police department office manager
The Pequot Lakes City Council met in closed session Tuesday, Feb. 2, at Pequot Lakes City Hall for preliminary consideration of allegations or charges against a city of Pequot Lakes employee. The employee was Jeanyne Alderson, police department office manager. After nearly an hour...
February 3, 2016 - 1:36pm
February 2, 2016
Pine River State Bank hosting winter drive
Pine River State Bank is seeking donations of new and gently used winter items for children and teens. Especially needed are boots in good condition. Monetary donations are also being accepted. The drive will run through Friday, Feb. 12. Items collected will be given to local children...
February 2, 2016 - 9:28am
January 29, 2016
Patriots fall to Lakers, Yellowjackets
The Patriot boys basketball team fell to the Detroit Lakes Lakers on the road in a Mid-State Conference game on Tuesday, Jan. 19 by a score of 80-41. On Thursday, Jan. 21, in a home game against Perham, the Yellowjackets unleashed 14 3-pointers to down the Patriots 67-62. The Patriots...
January 29, 2016 - 2:46pm
Pequot Lakes: Volunteers bake 100,000th pasty at Grace United Methodist Church
It appears to be a normal third Thursday of the month at Grace United Methodist Church (GUMC) in Pequot Lakes. Cheerful banter fills the kitchen...
January 29, 2016 - 9:17am
January 28, 2016
Antique snowmobile enthusiasts enjoy their hobby
Antique snowmobile enthusiasts headed to Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes on Saturday, Jan. 23, for the 22nd annual Antique Snowmobile Rendezvous....
lifestyles / features
January 28, 2016 - 10:44am
Pequot Lakes speech team results
The following Pequot Lakes speech team students won ribbons of excellence Saturday, Jan. 23, at the Grand Rapids Early Bird. Savannah Ellison, fifth, discussion; William Moe and Allie Miller, first, duo; Jacob Giedd, sixth in extemporaneous reading and fourth in humorous; Miller,...
News / education
January 28, 2016 - 10:39am