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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
198 pounds of marijuana seized on I-94
Reclaiming the future for ruffed grouse
Crow Wing County Board: For 8th consecutive year, county passes reduced levy
Silent auction, bake sale on tap Dec. 15 at Nisswa Legion
Boys Hockey: Lightning lose three games
Wrestling: Road Crew takes 3 of 4 - Team sweeps home triangular
Girls hockey: Lightning victorious in St. Paul
Girls basketball: Tigers win three straight
JV Patriots top Proctor
Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
Norbert J. Schefers
Anthony Paul Bjerkness
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
Grace United Methodist to present Christmas cantata
Chef's Hat: Turn to comfort foods for that busy time of year
3 things for better health - Dec. 12
Faith: Pecan pie
Opinion: How to have a merry Christmas
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't stress about Christmas
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
The Last Windrow: The story of Clausey Sands
Opinion: A snapshot does not tell the whole story
letters to the editor
Elmer and Val Stephan
Births - Nov. 26, 2017
November 21, 2017
Grant funds available for water preservation projects
Land & Waters Preservation Trust Endowment will award $10,000 in grants to worthy projects in March 2018. Land & Waters, administered by the...
November 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 16, 2017
Crosslake: Council approves new community center sound system
The Crosslake Community Center is set to get new sound systems in the gymnasium and meeting rooms after the city council approved the use of...
October 16, 2017 - 6:00am
October 14, 2017
Crosslake to host hearings on Enbridge Line 3 proposal
Two public hearings on Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline expansion and replacement project will take place from 1-4 and 6-9 p.m....
October 14, 2017 - 5:00am
September 2, 2017
WAPOA members learn about lake health
Members of the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association filled the Crosslake Community Center on Tuesday, Aug. 15, to learn about the health...
September 2, 2017 - 6:00am
August 25, 2017
Looking Back - Aug. 25, 2017
40 years ago - Aug. 25, 1977 (Headline) Immaculate Heart Church to observe 20th anniversary (Headline) Heartland Bass Masters finish 1-2 at Shamineau...
August 25, 2017 - 4:00am
August 13, 2017
WAPOA seminar will discuss water quality Aug. 15
The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association invites members, local government officials, lake associations and all who are interested in area water quality to a workshop/seminar at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, at the Crosslake Community Center.
August 13, 2017 - 4:30am
July 18, 2017
Local organizations receive Initiative Foundation grants
The Initiative Foundation and its Partner Funds announced that 120 grants totaling $660,720 were awarded during the second quarter of 2017. The grants support organizations and projects primarily in the 14-county region of central Minnesota. Grant recipients include the following...
July 18, 2017 - 7:00am
July 17, 2017
Water quality workshop set July 19 in Crosslake
The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association continues to support its water quality and public information mission with a workshop on water levels in lakes and their impact on water quality. The workshop with the Army Corps of Engineers will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, at the...
July 17, 2017 - 5:30am
July 10, 2017
Crosslakers: National Loon Center being considered
June was another productive month for the Crosslakers, the all-volunteer organization working to help shape Crosslake's future. Some of the group's...
July 10, 2017 - 6:00am
June 26, 2017
WAPOA to hold water quality seminar June 27
The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association (WAPOA) has a mission that includes strong advocacy for actions to sustain and improve quality surface and groundwater in this area. Members, local government officials, lake associations, neighbors and those interested are invited to...
June 26, 2017 - 5:30am
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 12, 2017
Friends of Lower Hay Association recognizes Ray and Sally Steffens
The Friends of Lower Hay Lake Association recognized Ray and Sally Steffens for their dedication to Lower Hay Lake over the years at the group's annual meeting May 27. Among their accomplishments and other community activities are: • Friends of Lower Hay board member: 1991-2010....
June 12, 2017 - 6:30am
June 7, 2017
WAPOA annual meeting slated June 10
The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association's annual meeting will be Saturday, June 10, at the Ideal Community Center. Doors will open at 7:30 a.m. for coffee, viewing displays, and meeting with WAPOA members, DNR and Crow Wing County lake resources. Free breakfast will be served...
June 7, 2017 - 4:30am
June 2, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Conserving clear and cold Big Trout
One of the area's clearest, coldest lakes is about to get a protection boost from a recently funded runoff treatment project. Big Trout Lake,...
June 2, 2017 - 10:24am
May 27, 2017
WAPOA to host shoreland restoration contest
The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association encourages lakeshore owners who are interested in improving water quality and shoreland wildlife habitat to participate in the ninth annual WAPOA Shoreline Restoration Contest. Eligible lakeshores must be on one of the 39 lakes (238 miles...
May 27, 2017 - 5:30am