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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
MnDOT asks Nisswa to vote on 20 ft. noise barrier for downtown
Small plane crashes near Pine River
Nisswa: Business owner shares concerns about possible railing during repairs
PR-B to host Kindergarten Roundup April 23
Pequot Lakes: School district looks into CEO Program
Pete's Point: Spring training remains popular in Florida
Felthous chosen team, conference MVP
Pequot Lakes' 8th graders 1-2 at Rogers
Pequot Lakes: Borleis, Struss honored
Pequot Lakes: Wiebolt chosen Patriots' MVP
Mark Alan Johnson
Cyril M. Nix
Leon "Tex" Hoemberg
Figure skaters go Into the Wild
Chef's Hat recipe: Rainbow Spring Salad
Chef's Hat recipe: Asparagus Strawberry Salad with Poppyseed Dressing
Chef's Hat recipe: Fresh Apple Salad with Grilled Chicken and Crumbled Cheddar
Chef's Hat: Those super salads
Dan-ecdotes: The highs and lows of owning a cat, continued
Letters to the Editor: Corporate greed or malfeasance or both?
Letters to the Editor:Teacher tenure
Letters to the Editor: A look at our problems
Letters to the Editor: Cass Sheriff's Department thanked
letters to the editor
Weiss 90th birthday
Births - March 19
Births - March 5
Births - February 26
Small plane crashes near Pine River
March 25, 2015
Police Blotter - March 26
Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Department BURGLARY: Report on March 16 at 3:31 p.m. of a house and vehicle broken into on Pine Terrace Road in Crosslake. CRASH: Report on March 19 at 4:33 p.m. of a three-vehicle, personal injury crash on Wise Road in Brainerd. A Crosslake woman was...
March 25, 2015 - 11:13am
March 18, 2015
Nisswa, Pequot Lakes deal with allegations against employees
Both the Nisswa and Pequot Lakes city councils met in closed sessions last week for preliminary consideration of allegations or charges against an employee. The Nisswa City Council met Wednesday, March 11, at city hall to discuss allegations that police officer Jason Boelter had...
March 18, 2015 - 3:24pm
Pequot Lakes art students honor fallen officer
Pequot Lakes High School art teacher Dave Guenther received an unusual request. After having some of his students make a custom fishing rod for a retiring officer in the Twin Cities area, he was contacted by Christine Crittenden and Roger Schroeder of the Thin Blue Line, which works...
March 18, 2015 - 2:37pm
Police Blotter - March 19
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department BURGLARIES: Report on March 13 at 8:47 a.m. of a burglary on Kego Lake Road in Fifty Lakes. Report on March 16 at 3:51 p.m. of a house and vehicle broken into on PIne Terrace Road in Crosslake. CRASH: Report on March 12 at 5:53 a.m. of...
March 18, 2015 - 12:32pm
March 13, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Police department to start hiring list for officer
The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, March 3, authorized the police department to start a hiring list for a full-time police officer. The department has been operating with one less officer than is authorized since the council fired officer Josh Gartner last September. While...
March 13, 2015 - 2:49pm
March 12, 2015
Family that stays together loses together
The Birr family is a familiar family for the Pine River Community, but over the last year the face of that family has changed drastically, all due to a personal health journey. Shawn and Charity Birr, along with their children Trevor and Jarod, are very active in the lakes area....
lifestyles / faces
March 12, 2015 - 11:44am
Police Blotter - March 12
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department ASSAULT: Report on March 9 at 10:58 p.m. of an assault on South Shore Drive in Emily. CRASH: Report on March 3 at 1:51 p.m. of a property damage crash on the 22,000 block of County Road 3 in Merrifield. Report on March 9 at 4:26 p.m....
March 12, 2015 - 10:01am
March 5, 2015
Crosslake: Willard honored for 15 years on police force
Crosslake police officer Bobby Willard was recently honored by the department for 15 years of service to the city. As well as being a dedicated police officer, Willard's other duties include being the Crosslake Police Department's evidence technician, background investigator and...
March 5, 2015 - 9:50am
March 4, 2015
Police Blotter - March 5
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department ASSAULT: Report on March 2 at 9 p.m. of an assault on County Road 3 in Merrifield. CRASH: Report on Feb. 28 at 6:48 p.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 3 in Crosslake. Nisswa Police Department THEFT: Report on Feb. 24 at...
March 4, 2015 - 1:55pm
February 26, 2015
Police Blotter - February 26
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department BURGLARIES: Report on Feb. 17 at 2:34 p.m. of a burglary on County Road 3 in Merrifield. Report on Feb. 21 at 4:17 p.m. of a fish house broken into on Mitchell Lake near Emily. Report on Feb. 22 at 5:57 p.m. of possible burglaries to...
February 26, 2015 - 10:26am
February 18, 2015
Police Blotter - February 19
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRASHES: Report on Feb. 10 at 5:48 a.m. of a personal injury crash on County Road 39 in Pequot Lakes. Report...
February 18, 2015 - 3:06pm
February 11, 2015
Police Blotter - February 12
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department BURGLARY: Report on Feb. 6 at 3:04 p.m. of a burglary on County Road 1 in Pine River. CRASH: Report...
February 11, 2015 - 11:03am
February 4, 2015
Police Blotter - February 5
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRASHES: Report on Jan. 29 at 5:44 a.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 16 and Wild Acres Road in Jenkins. Report on Jan. 31 at 9:35 p.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 137 in Nisswa. VEHICLES THROUGH ICE: Report...
February 4, 2015 - 1:02pm
January 29, 2015
Police Blotter - January 29
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department ANIMAL COMPLAINT: Report on Jan. 24 at 6:16 p.m. of a dangerous dog on Mollie Lake Road in Nisswa. CRASHES: Report on Jan. 21 at 8:43 a.m. of a vehicle hitting a road sign on County Road 13 near Guida Lake in Nisswa. Report on Jan. 21...
January 29, 2015 - 7:49am
Lake Shore: Police chief recognized for actions to save life
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Jan. 26, accepted a $500 donation to the police department in recognition of police chief Steve Sundstrom's actions to save a man, according to draft meeting minutes. Sundstrom responded to a call at Causeway on Gull in an attempt to save Brenda...
January 29, 2015 - 7:25am