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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Small nonprofits must be innovative to succeed
Highway 371: One detour ends; another begins
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
After 65 years, a walk-up DQ closes in St. Paul
Pequot Lakes Middle School lists honor roll students
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
Sergent, Rudbeck coach in All-Star Game
Will this be the year the Wolves match the hype?
15 Minnesotans selected in NHL draft
ATV groups seek more in Beltrami forest plan
Dr. William John Dehning
Julene 'Julie' (Jensen) Mondloch
Louie G. Amaral
Richard E. Anderson
Kinship Partners: PR-B fifth-grader seeks male mentor
Card games: June 25, 2017
Faith: The brotherhood of fathering
Jollymore to sign books Sunday in Nisswa
Looking Back - June 23, 2017
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
The Last Windrow: 'Walking the fields' built character
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
The Cracker Barrel: 'On Being Human'
From the Lefthand Corner: Poorest Minnesotans get even poorer
letters to the editor
Births-June 15, 2017
Births-June 8, 2017
Bob and Phyllis Jones
Births: May 17, 2017
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...
22 hours 39 min ago
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 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
April 21, 2017
WAPOA to host AIS roundtable Saturday
The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association will host the 2017 Aquatic Invasive Species Roundtable from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 22, at the Ideal Community Center. The roundtable discussions and topics will include a report on the Crow Wing County 2017 AIS Plan, legislative...
April 21, 2017 - 5:20am
March 29, 2017
Orders for WAPOA tree sale under way
Seedlings 12 to 18 inches in size will be available for purchase as part of the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association's second annual tree sale. Seedlings are available in Red Pine, Birch, White Pine, Jack Pine, Red Maple, Highbush Cranberry, Black Chokeberry and Serviceberry...
March 29, 2017 - 6:00am
October 28, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Candidates answer audience questions
Residents of Fifty Lakes got the chance to meet their city council candidates and ask them questions Tuesday, Oct. 18, at the Fifty Lakes Fire Hall. With current Mayor Tim Anick running uncontested, there are three council positions open. Appointed incumbent Don Reierson is facing...
October 28, 2016 - 11:23am
October 6, 2016
Manhattan Beach: Council approves preliminary levy equal to 2016
The Manhattan Beach City Council approved a 2017 preliminary tax levy of the same amount as this year at its Tuesday, Sept. 6, meeting, according to unapproved draft meeting minutes. The council set the preliminary levy at $70,000, with City Clerk Barb Hanson-Wannebo noting she could...
October 6, 2016 - 9:10am
September 2, 2016
WAPOA holds groundwater protection seminar
The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association (WAPOA) hosted a groundwater quality seminar Thursday, Aug. 25, for community members to learn how to take care of the water in their wells and lakes and how to ensure safe drinking water. --- Resources For more information on groundwater...
September 2, 2016 - 9:51am
August 23, 2016
WAPOA to host water quality workshop Aug. 25
In support of its water quality mission, the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association (WAPOA) will host a workshop, "What Do You Know About Groundwater - Drinking Water?" at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, at the Crosslake Community Center. Sarah Fogderud, of A.W. Research Laboratories,...
August 23, 2016 - 8:24am
August 4, 2016
WAPOA awards funding for 7 shoreland restoration projects
Whitefish Area Property Owners Association awarded Shoreland Restoration grants totaling $10,000 to support seven projects. The funding for the grants was provided through grants from the Community Partners Grant Program provided by Crow Wing SWCD. Crow Wing SWCD is funded by the...
August 4, 2016 - 11:05am
Water Conversation slated Monday in Hackensack
The Northern Water Alliance (NWA) of Minnesota and the Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation invites the public to attend a Water Conversation from 9-11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 8, at Union Congregational Church, 401 Lake Ave., Hackensack. This will be the first of many Water Conversations....
August 4, 2016 - 9:40am
July 20, 2016
WAPOA to host seminar on Enbridge pipeline routing, water quality
The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association (WAPOA) continues to support its water quality mission with a workshop/seminar at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 26, at the Crosslake Community Center, 14126 Daggett Pine Road, Crosslake. Lake association members, local government officials, other...
July 20, 2016 - 10:44am