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How to deal with the yearly fall nuisance of yellowjackets
Police Blotter - Sept. 23, 2017
PR-B School District: Board certifies maximum levy, anticipates lowering levy by December
Crosslake School: Board fills vacancy, hires three staff members
Pequot Lakes: School board approves maximum preliminary levy
Danecdotes: North Stars look to build on success, rally a fanbase
Golf Results - Sept. 23, 2017
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
Women's Golf: Stone takes first for Augustana
Susan L. Mongan
Florence Louise LeBlanc
Dwight J. Eggert
Card games: Sept. 24, 2017
Finnish theater company to perform in Brainerd
Senior Menus: Sept. 25-29, 2017
Ballet comes to Brainerd
Crosslake Historic Log Village is a growing museum
The Last Windrow: Twins season forecast falls flat
Cheesehead Chatter: Faith in humanity restored
As I See It: Inspiration
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
letters to the editor
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
Births - Aug. 27, 2017
planning and zoning
August 28, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council disagrees on open forum policy
After citizens requested the Manhattan Beach City Council include comments made during the open forum portion of meetings in the official meeting...
August 28, 2017 - 9:00am
Fifty Lakes: Council hears citizen complaints, schedules budget meeting
Fifty Lakes citizens aired complaints during the open forum at the city council meeting Tuesday, Aug. 8, according to unapproved draft meeting...
August 28, 2017 - 8:00am
August 14, 2017
Breezy Point: Skunk problem plagues residents near resort
Two Breezy Point property owners told the city council of an issue they have with skunks around their property at the resort during the Monday,...
August 14, 2017 - 5:00am
July 28, 2017
Pequot Lakes: P&Z to recommend 'no' vote on state codes
In a special joint meeting with the city council Thursday, July 20, the Pequot Lakes Planning and Zoning Commission reached an agreement that...
July 28, 2017 - 9:00am
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...
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