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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes Student of the Month: Laura Squires
Pine River teen has died days after hanging
NASA Mars rover finds clear evidence for ancient, long-lived lakes
'... we will bleed a great deal ...' Ruling limits college-level courses offered at high schools
Police blotter-Oct. 8, 2015
Nisswa's Phelps retires after long career officiating football
Tigers fall to Bagley 26-15
Pillager capitalizes on mistakes, topples Tigers 24-13
Patriots down Gobblers in matchup of top teams
Tigers top Blackduck in homecoming match
Vienna Arlene Peterson
Viola Adeline Bodle
Harriette E. Thompson
Partners following friendship journey
Northwoods Arts Council announces 2016 Hackensack Hot Jazz Festival
Calendar Oct. 8, 2015
Backus Legion to host annual great pumpkin contest
Backus Lions Fly-In Pancake Breakfast raises $2,000
MMBA Home Show
Former Nisswa Park Commission member shares views
Letters to the Editor: Cost never seems to be a factor
Grim's Tales: Thou shalt not post false witness against thy neighbors
The Last Windrow: Should I head to South Dakota?
Cracker Barrel: Making meaning
letters to the editor
Births-Oct 1, 2015
Births - Sept. 24, 2015
Births - September 10
September 23, 2015
Patriot Perspective: Help keep students on path to success
Now that the dust has settled from the back to school chaos, let's take a moment to focus our efforts on the most critical parts of helping your child to be successful this year. In our grade level address last week, the teachers and staff of Pequot Lakes Middle School reminded our...
News / education
September 23, 2015 - 3:40pm
Area chambers join forces to promote buying locally
In an effort to get local and seasonal residents, businesses and tourists to spend their money locally, five area chambers of commerce last week kicked off Lakes PROUD, a regional "buy local" campaign. The Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Crosslake, Brainerd and Cuyuna Lakes chambers joined...
September 23, 2015 - 2:35pm
GLAPA presents Mozart and Brahms Sept. 27
The Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts (GLAPA) performance season opens at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept 27, with a matinee concert in the Pequot Lakes...
lifestyles / entertainment
September 23, 2015 - 12:02pm
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
Dog-gone good time
The Pequot Lakes Animal Hospital hosted an open house on Saturday, where residents - and their four-legged companions, of course - showed up...
September 23, 2015 - 11:36am
Vogt's Notes: Echo Journal begins third year as community newspaper
Volume 3, Issue 1. Wow! Did you notice that printed toward the bottom of today's front page above the index (minus the "wow" - that's my inserted opinion)? It's hard to believe, but this issue of your Pineandlakes Echo Journal marks the start of the third year of our combined Pine...
opinion / columns
September 23, 2015 - 11:11am
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
Pequot Lakes homecoming week kicks off Monday
Homecoming begins Monday, Sept. 28, at Pequot Lakes High School and with it comes a variety of activities for students and staff to enjoy. The...
September 23, 2015 - 10:24am
September 22, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Administrator candidate declines job offer
The Pequot Lakes City Council will meet at noon Wednesday, Sept. 23, at city hall to discuss options to fill the city administrator position after a candidate turned down a job offer. After a full day of interviewing three candidates Tuesday, Sept. 8, the council authorized offering...
September 22, 2015 - 11:45am
September 18, 2015
Volleyball: Patriots 3rd, Tigers 5th at tournament
Pequot Lakes finished third while Pine River-Backus was fifth at the eight-team Pine and Lakes volleyball tournament on Saturday, Sept. 12, at...
September 18, 2015 - 4:45pm
Cross Country: Pequot Lakes sweeps boys' race
The Pequot Lakes boys swept the top five spots, including Tony Fitzer leading the field, to help the Patriots capture their four-team home meet...
September 18, 2015 - 4:43pm
September 16, 2015
Arts & crafts on display
Residents and visitors took advantage of a sunny, blue sky and cool temperatures Saturday, Sept. 12, to stroll the Paul Bunyan Trail looking...
lifestyles / features
September 16, 2015 - 2:39pm
Heartland Hospice seeks volunteers
Heartland Hospice is looking for caring and dedicated people with an interest in serving terminally ill patients and their families in Pequot Lakes and the outlying communities. If you enjoy playing a musical instrument, sing or have a loveable dog you would like to register, call...
September 16, 2015 - 10:15am
Looking Back - Sept. 17, 2015
10 years ago, Sept. 15, 2005 Pequot Lakes football team dedicates homecoming to Joey Jordan, who died in a head-on car crash earlier in the year. Design for West Shore Drive begins, still no bike path planned. 20 years ago, Sept. 21, 1995 Central Lakes College presents...
September 16, 2015 - 10:09am
September 11, 2015
Animal Hospital to host open house Sept. 19
As a way to celebrate its 15 years of business in the area, the Pequot Lakes Animal Hospital will host an open house on Saturday, Sept. 19, at...
September 11, 2015 - 12:00pm