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White House to honor Minnesotans
Cook County attorney found guilty of sexual misconduct
Dayton turns down debate
Alexandria couple killed in rollover in Kansas
Minn. man remains in serious condition after collision with train
Golf leagues-July 24, 2014
PL fall sports signup on Aug. 4
Pete's Point: Grace on water
Jenkins/PL VFW splits with Brainerd
Lightning win division playoff
Donalda "Donnie" V. (Lofgren) Smilonich
Ted W. Brauns
Donald F. Southerling
Eldon S. Satter
News of the North - Pine River Zany Zucchini Street Festival 2014
Renegade Chef: Baked Belgian Endives
Renegade Chef: Wild Rice Salad
Renegade Chef: Beet and Spinach Salad
Renegade Chef: Taking a time out from reality
Inspiration: Oversize Load
Couple concerned about rented lake home
Crosslake council changes definition of residential zoning
letters to the editor
Arms 90th Birthday
Births - July 17, 2014
Kemp 50th anniversary
Births - July 10, 2014
Births - July 3, 2014
July 23, 2014
August blood drives planned in Pequot Lakes
The American Red Cross will host blood drives from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at the Pequot Lakes American Legion. To make an appointment or for more information, call 800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org. A blood donor card or...
July 23, 2014 - 2:43pm
New school year will bring wheelchair accessible bleachers, bus to Pequot Lakes
New bleachers for the football field at Pequot Lakes High School will be installed after the 2014 season, Superintendent Chris Lindholm told the Pequot Lakes School Board at its Monday, July 21, meeting. The bleachers will bring the school in line with Americans with Disabilities...
July 23, 2014 - 11:15am
'Creative solution' considered for teacher contract settlement
More than a year after contract expiration, Pequot Lakes teachers and school board members went back to the negotiating table Friday, July 18, again leaving without a resolution. There are 14 school districts in Minnesota, including Pequot Lakes, that have not settled their 2013-14...
July 23, 2014 - 10:44am
July 16, 2014
Sidewalks in Pequot? One-way street?
The city council of Pequot has developed a plan to include with a project to repair the sewer problem on Washington Avenue, the total cost of which will exceed $250,000. The city council decided, without any consideration to residents of the block, to add some Minneapolis flavor...
opinion / letters to the editor
July 16, 2014 - 1:56pm
Pillow cleaning offered July 23 at Pequot Lakes Legion
Fluff & Puff Pillow Cleaning Service will be available from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at the Pequot Lakes American Legion. The service can clean, deodorize, sanitize and fluff feather pillows. New ticking of your choice will be offered. Crushed foam pillows can be cleaned...
July 16, 2014 - 12:14pm
July 10, 2014
GUMC in Pequot Lakes to host VBS July 14-17
Grace United Methodist Church (GUMC) of Pequot Lakes will hold Vacation Bible School on Monday-Thursday, July 14-17. The theme is Wilderness Escape. Participants will learn about the life of Moses and the spiritual and physical trials of the Israelites. The program is for children...
July 10, 2014 - 4:10pm
Pequot Lakes council approves school resource office contract with school
The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, July 1, approved the school resource officer contract with Pequot Lakes Schools for 2014-15. Police officer Chad Nangle will return as school resource officer. In other business, the council: • Approved streetlight light and arm designs...
July 10, 2014 - 10:54am
July 9, 2014
News of the North - Eatin' beans at 2014 Bean Hole Days
It's that time again for the 2014 annual Bean Hole Days in downtown Pequot Lakes, MN. On Tuesday, July 8, six giant pots of beans were buried in the ground to cook overnight and were taken out the next day to be served to the public. Despite growing up in the area, three of...
July 9, 2014 - 4:10pm
Digital sign request in Pequot Lakes draws diverse opinions
After sharing strong and diverse opinions regarding digital signs in the city, the Pequot Lakes City Council decided Tuesday, July 1, to send the controversial issue back to the planning and zoning commission for a maximum of two months. The commission is being advised to research...
July 9, 2014 - 2:04pm
July 7, 2014
Pequot Lakes Stars & Stripes Fourth of July
The Pequot Lakes Stars & Stripes Parade on Friday, July 4, wound its way through the downtown streets. For more photos, KLICK Here!
July 7, 2014 - 1:38pm
July 3, 2014
Pequot Lakes woman part of medical history
After 10 years of hospitals, chemotherapy, remission and recurrences of her cancer, what is most important to Stacy Erholtz is her faith in God and her ability to go with the flow. Diagnosed with multiple myeloma, cancer of the plasma cells, a decade ago, Erholtz, 50, became a...
lifestyles / features
July 3, 2014 - 10:58am
July 2, 2014
Thousands will enjoy free beans in Pequot Lakes
It's time to dig out Thor, Big Bertha, Ole, Sven, Lena and Baby Olga for the Pequot Lakes Bean Hole Days celebration Tuesday and Wednesday, July 8-9, in Trailside Park. Thousands of people will gather July 8 to share a free lunch of baked beans, a dinner roll and a glass of Culligan...
July 2, 2014 - 2:56pm
Pequot Lakes Library to celebrate 10th birthday July 13
The Pequot Lakes Library Board, with board president John Longnecker, will host a Happy 10th Birthday Party from 7-9 p.m. Sunday, July 13, at the Pequot Lakes Library. The Pequot Lakes community has been such a huge help in so many ways, from using the library to donating money and...
July 2, 2014 - 11:59am
History Mystery - July 3
The J.G..Thurlow Hardware and Farm Implements store is decked out for the Fourth of July in Pequot Lakes around 1907. It appears they are waiting for the parade to start. Do you have a historical photo to submit for our History Mystery feature? Send it to Nancy Vogt at firstname.lastname@example.org. Photo...
July 2, 2014 - 11:40am
Sibley Lake Association to meet July 19
The Sibley Lake Association will host its annual picnic and meeting Saturday, July 19, at the Sibley Lake Park pavilion in Pequot Lakes. The association meeting will begin at 10:30 a.m., followed by the Lake Improvement District annual meeting. At the annual meetings, election of...
July 2, 2014 - 10:53am