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Pequot Lakes man accused of assaulting woman and endangering child
Pequot Lakes Library: Book sale is a huge success
Summerfest Medallion found
Local feedlot, excavation firm among MPCA enforcement cases
Mud Hen Bars: Not beautiful, but they are tasty
Gophers basketball lands top talent in state
This could be final training camp for Vikings' Terence Newman, Joe Berger
Vikings rookie DE hampered by freak accident suffered at hotel
Shoot Down Cancer Sporting Clays Event
Minnesota Lynx weather Liberty rally for 76-75 win
Gertrude Elieen (Morse) Kruger
Helmer "Dick" Rudlang
Kent E. Johnson, Jr.
Carol Crofts Sturdevant
Joseph E. Ketchmark
Children win books, learn yoga at Read-O-Rama event
Reminders: July 27, 2017
Calendar of events: July 27, 2017
Chef's Hat: With a cherry on top
Card games - July 23
Letter to the Editor: Job well done, Cuyuna Community Band
Letter to the Editor: Where Minnesota nice ends, hypocrisy begins
Cheesehead Chatter: We can all be heroes
Browser the Library Cat: Summer ending, along with reading program
Mayor's Notebook: A transitional period for Crosslake
letters to the editor
Spike & Karen Wales
Cole Richard Sifferath
Robert and Susan (Gregg) House
Larrie & Mouse Norris
Births: July 18, 2017
planning and zoning
July 17, 2017
Crosslake: Council approves radar signs, waives new park dedication fees
Radar signs that show drivers their speed will soon be placed near the Crosslake Community Center after the Crosslake City Council approved purchasing...
July 17, 2017 - 6:00am
June 22, 2017
Letter to the Editor: Death by a thousand cuts
At WAPOA's recent annual meeting, Jeff Forster from the Minnesota Lakes & Rivers Advocates spoke of his concern about a growing trend that separates local people from local decisions. He said, "Existing minimum shoreline rules have been ignored locally for many years. Local water...
opinion/letters to the editor
June 22, 2017 - 11:30am
June 16, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council, residents argue over open forum, P&Z issues
Controversy regarding open forums and the deputy planning and zoning administrator arose at the Manhattan Beach City Council meeting Tuesday,...
June 16, 2017 - 7:30am
May 23, 2017
Public comment sought for Crosslake land use ordinance revisions
Crosslake's planning and zoning department seeks public comment on proposed revisions to the city's land use ordinance. Ordinance revisions and...
May 23, 2017 - 5:00am
May 5, 2017
Breezy Point: Council prepares for comp plan rewrite
To prepare for the city's comprehensive plan rewrite, the Breezy Point City Council met with the planning commission, cemetery commission, parks and recreation committee and public works department Monday, April 24. Though the comp plan rewrite is not due to be completed until 2020,...
May 5, 2017 - 4:40am
April 28, 2017
Nisswa: Council vows to oppose county's timber harvest on Camp Lincoln Road
Several concerned Nisswa citizens voiced their opposition to Crow Wing County's planned timber harvest of a state-owned, tax-forfeited lot in...
April 28, 2017 - 4:30am
April 4, 2017
Fifty Lakes: Council discusses West Fox Lake Road easements
The Fifty Lakes City Council discussed its options for obtaining easements on West Fox Lake Road at its Tuesday, March 14, meeting, according...
April 4, 2017 - 5:45am
March 17, 2017
Nisswa: Third city employee resigns - P&Z administrator to leave
Nisswa's planning and zoning administrator of nearly two years became the third city employee to resign this year. Brent Jones submitted his...
March 17, 2017 - 6:30am
December 29, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council approves decreased tax levy
The Fifty Lakes City Council approved the 2017 general revenue tax levy in the amount of $437,700 at the Tuesday, Dec. 20, meeting, according...
December 29, 2016 - 11:10pm
October 31, 2016
Breezy Point: Council holds joint meeting with planning commission
The Breezy Point City Council held a joint meeting with the planning and zoning commission Monday, Oct. 24, in an effort to promote better communication between the two groups. Mayor Tom Lillehei said at the beginning of the meeting that his goal is to "get an alignment and look at...
October 31, 2016 - 8:48am
October 28, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council accepts GoNorth donation from Initiative Foundation
At its Tuesday, Oct. 11, meeting, the Fifty Lakes City Council accepted a donation from the Initiative Foundation and withdrew the petition for...
October 28, 2016 - 11:24am
July 6, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council reviews proposed land use ordinance
The Fifty Lakes City Council reviewed changes to the proposed land use ordinance and zoning map Tuesday, June 14, according to unapproved draft city council meeting minutes. The council discussed and reviewed the removal of a residential property zone from the land use ordinance and...
July 6, 2016 - 1:39pm
May 11, 2016
Nisswa: P&Z divides sign ordinance
Nisswa's Planning and Zoning Commission decided to split its sign ordinance in two rather than approve it as a whole Tuesday, May 10.
May 11, 2016 - 11:49am
April 14, 2016
Sign ordinance discussion continued to May 10
The Nisswa Planning and Zoning Commission on Tuesday, April 12, decided to continue its discussion of a proposed sign ordinance that's been under...
April 14, 2016 - 10:40am
August 20, 2015
Crosslake seeks public comment on land use ordinance revisions
The Crosslake City Council, at its Aug. 10 meeting, authorized the Planning and Zoning Department to begin the public comment period regarding proposed revisions to the commercial sections of Chapter 26, the city land use ordinance. The information regarding revisions to the ordinance...
August 20, 2015 - 11:09am