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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Area high school students honored
Highway 371: Detour at Derksen Road-Highway 371 in effect
Minnesota Design Team to aide Crosslake with Boomtown initiative
Faith: God vs. history and culture
Fifty Lakes: Open house planned for land use map update
Haeg thinks of home as NFL draft looms
Vikings take WR Treadwell at No. 23 overall
Run for the Lakes set this weekend in Nisswa
Patriots split with Tigers: Pequot Lakes off to 6-1 overall start
Patriot boys, girls win Pillager Invitational: PR-B boys take fifth, girls 10th
Robert Lee Chute
Gladys Lorraine Norrgard
Dale A. Shelley
Asparagus is a great spring vegetable
Acting a family matter in PLHS play
Pages from the Past-April 28, 2016
Looking Back-April 28, 2016
CLC, Wadena community bands to hold joint concerts
MMBA Home Show
From the Lefthand Corner: Facts, factoids and fictions
Last Windrow: Memories of prom night, 1964
Letters to the Editor: Voters can change government
Boomers: Today, it's all about health
Cracker Barrel: The frogs
letters to the editor
Graduation: Melissa Besmehn
Births - April 28, 2016
Engagement Announced: Hailey Sauer to Brock Bermel
64th Wedding: Glenn and Louise Pilgrim
90th Birthday: Yvonne (Norquist) Larson
Pequot Lakes School Board
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 6, 2016
Pequot Lakes School District: Board discusses memorial policy
The Pequot Lakes School Board began the "long process" of updating its memorial policy in a work session Monday, April 4. Superintendent Chris Lindholm informed the board that a new policy has been brought forward because the "best practice" for handling the death of a student or...
April 6, 2016 - 2:34pm
March 16, 2016
Pequot Lakes School District: Board approves three-year superintendent contract
The Pequot Lakes School Board on Monday, March 14, approved a second three-year contract with superintendent Chris Lindholm. Among other items, Lindholm's contract includes the following annual salary levels: $129,469 for the 2016-17 contract year; $132,058 for the 2017-18 contract...
March 16, 2016 - 2:42pm
March 11, 2016
Pequot Lakes School District: Enrollment, budget discussed at work session
In a work session Monday, March 7, the Pequot Lakes School Board discussed enrollment projections and revenue budget assumptions for the 2016-17 school year. The district's preliminary projection for its general fund is for an increase of $319,508. With that, the district would still...
March 11, 2016 - 10:40am
Pequot Lakes School District: Board learns about robotics program - 2016-17 school calendar approved
Pequot Lakes High School principal Chip Rankin and adviser Nate Novak talked about the high school's robotics program at the Monday, Feb. 8, school board meeting, with input from several student robotics team members who attended the meeting and operated a robot. Robotics was added...
February 11, 2016 - 10:46am
February 10, 2016
Looking Back-Feb. 11, 2016
10 years ago, Feb. 9, 2006 Pequot Lakes School Board pitches all-day, everyday kindergarten to school board. Breezy Point City Council discusses options of city newsletter. 20 years ago, Feb. 8, 1996 Breezy Point Resort rebounding after Jan. 6 fire. East Gull Lake plans upgrade of...
February 10, 2016 - 12:07pm
January 13, 2016
Pequot Lakes School District: Board closes open enrollment for fifth grade
The Pequot Lakes School Board on Monday, Jan. 11, agreed to close open enrollment for fifth grade for the 2016-17 school year. Fourth grade currently has 132 students. That includes 26 non-resident fourth-graders. Eleven district fourth-graders are enrolled in other school districts....
January 13, 2016 - 2:23pm
December 23, 2015
Pequot Lakes School District: Board approves 2016 levy
In its Monday, Dec. 21, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board approved the levy for 2016. The total levy was set at $5,578,346, an increase...
December 23, 2015 - 11:02am
December 9, 2015
Looking Back-Dec. 10, 2015
10 years ago, Dec. 8, 2005 Breezy Point set to hire administrator. Pequot Lakes School Board to vote on auperintendent contract. 20 years ago, Dec. 14, 1995 Lake country hit with first blizzard of the year. Housing cooperative rezoning approved by Crosslake Council. 30...
December 9, 2015 - 10:32am
November 19, 2015
Pequot Lakes School District: School board approves teacher agreement
In its Monday, Nov. 16, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board unanimously approved its contract with Education Minnesota Pequot Lakes (EMPL) for the 2015-16 and 2016-17 school years. The district began negotiations with the EMPL in April and reached a tentative agreement with...
November 19, 2015 - 9:41am
October 22, 2015
Advocacy against HLC ruling gains traction, superintendent says
In their Monday, Oct. 19, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board heard a report from superintendent Chris Lindholm, who said that advocacy against...
October 22, 2015 - 10:15am
September 24, 2015
Looking Back - Sept. 24, 2015
10 years ago, Sept. 22, 2005 Norway Ridge to hold hurricane relief benefit. Pequot Lakes School Board proposes 27 percent levy increase. 20 years ago, Sept. 28, 1995 91 apply for Nisswa city police chief post Property values in Pequot Lakes School District need $600...
September 24, 2015 - 9:48am
September 23, 2015
Pequot Lakes School District: Board closes fourth-grade open enrollment
In their Monday, Sept. 21, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board agreed to close open enrollment for the district's fourth-grade classes. There...
September 23, 2015 - 11:47am
Pequot Lakes School District: School board approves preliminary levy
In their Monday, Sept. 21, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board unanimously agreed to certify the district's preliminary budget for fiscal year 2016 with a local option revenue (LOR) of $325 per pupil, which is in addition to a previously approved total of $300 and brings the total...
September 23, 2015 - 11:03am
August 20, 2015
Pequot Lakes School District: Board reviews preliminary levy
In a special work session held before its Monday, Aug.
August 20, 2015 - 11:35am