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Explosion levels home near Bemidji
Ogema woman admits guilt in murder
Man fatally shoots himself outside Montessori
Bismarck bank robber sentenced to federal prison
Man, 47, dies in crash in Aitkin County
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
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NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
Olive Ruth Boyum
Clifford F. Boeder
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2015 Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Echoland-Piper Shopper - January 23
Card Games - January 22
Senior Menu - January 22
Brainerd YMCA offers CPR course Feb. 9
Letters to the Editor: Wealth disparity
Cracker Barrel: Recipes for kindness
Letters to the Editor: Are Lueck, Heintzeman waving white flag on transportation?
Letters to the Editor: Climate change is a theory
Guest Column: Let's focus on priorities as we set new state budget
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Stiller 80th birthday
Births - January 15
Pequot Lakes School Board
January 14, 2015
Pequot Lakes School Board: Board adopts 2015-16 school calendar
Spring break 2016 will be a full week - March 21-25 - for the Pequot Lakes School District, and the school year will end in May 2016. The school board adopted the 2015-16 school calendar Monday, Jan. 12.
January 14, 2015 - 3:19pm
Pequot Lakes School Board: Erholtz elected school board chair
Mike Erholtz will chair the Pequot Lakes School Board in 2015, with Curt Johnson serving as vice chair and Susan Mathison-Young as clerk/treasurer. All school board meetings and work sessions will start at 6 p.m. for the rest of the year, the school board decided Monday, Jan. 12....
January 14, 2015 - 3:12pm
Pequot Lakes School Board: Hansen hired as interim high school principal
Randy Hansen will return to the hallways of Pequot Lakes High School next week as interim high school principal, filling in for a second time while principal Chip Rankin is on military leave. The school board on Monday, Jan. 12, approved Rankin's military leave effective from about...
January 14, 2015 - 1:32pm
January 7, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Teachers, board address new evaluation model
During a work session Monday, Jan. 5, the Pequot Lakes School Board - along with a few teachers and administrators from the district - examined a newly implemented teacher evaluation model, known as the Marzano model, which was put in place in June. The primary focus of the Marzano...
January 7, 2015 - 11:44am
December 19, 2014
Pequot Lakes: School board approves 2015 levy
The Pequot Lakes School Board on Monday, Dec. 15, unanimously agreed to certify the district's final levy for 2015, totalling $4,845,786. The total levy is 2.48 percent higher than the previous year's $4,728,493 levy. According to district business manager Jenny Max, Pequot Lakes...
December 19, 2014 - 3:37pm
Pequot Lakes School Board: Board approves free breakfast program
The Pequot Lakes School Board on Monday, Nov. 17, unanimously approved a program that allows district schools to serve breakfast for free to all students. Patty Buell, director of food and nutrition services, requested the board approve the program. The district experimented with...
November 19, 2014 - 3:45pm
November 13, 2014
School board: Final results listed for Pequot Lakes, Brainerd
Following are final results for Pequot Lakes and Brainerd school board seats from the Tuesday, Nov.
November 13, 2014 - 2:03pm
October 24, 2014
Pequot Lakes School Board: Board approves audit report
The Pequot Lakes School Board on Monday, Oct. 20, unanimously approved its audit report for the fiscal year 2014, which ended June 30. The district's general fund sources of revenue for the fiscal year were $14,149,243, with roughly $860,000 of that coming from local property taxes....
October 24, 2014 - 3:17pm
August 20, 2014
Pequot Lakes School Board approves football field improvement
In Monday's meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board unanimously approved repairs to their football field to improve drainage. Of the roughly $245,000 the board authorized for the coming month for construction bond disbursements, almost $100,000 of that was set aside for the field,...
August 20, 2014 - 10:56am
July 23, 2014
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
June 18, 2014
2014-15 budget, new teacher evaluation system approved
The Pequot Lakes School Board made several decisions Monday, June 16, that will affect the next school year.
June 18, 2014 - 3:31pm