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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Foothills Christian Academy to host spaghetti dinner, auction
Nisswa: Council vows to oppose county's timber harvest on Camp Lincoln Road
Crow Wing County DFL convention is Saturday in Brainerd
Nisswa church to host AWANA program fundraiser Sunday
Bridges expands youth jobs portal - Online tool helps high school students find jobs
Ebnet, Bailey top shooters for Patriot trap team
Run for the Lakes set for April 29
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Patriots blank Tigers - Lehman, Meister combine for no-hitter
Mixer to speak Sunday at Crosslake Christian Assembly of God
Calendar of events: April 28, 2017
Looking Back - April 27, 2017
Reminders-April 27, 2017
Crosslake Christian Assembly to host concert Sunday
Faith column: Finding the peace of Christ at jail
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
As I see it: What do the American people really want?
The Last Windrow: A dry line fishing opener
letters to the editor
Births-April 19, 2017
Robert and Janet Timmins
Betty Olson- Wolkenhauer- Lovegreen
Births-April 11, 2017
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
June 29, 2016
WAPOA measures value of clean water
The water quality in Minnesota lakes has a measurable economic benefit, members of the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association learned at the organization's annual meeting. Patrick Welle, a professor emeritus from Bemidji State University, studied the relationship extensively and...
June 29, 2016 - 9:49am
June 8, 2016
Reminders-June 9, 2016
Nisswa-stamman The Nisswa-stamman Scandinavian Folk Music Festival will be held Friday and Saturday, June 10-11, featuring performers from Norway, Sweden and the United States. Friday events include a gala sampler concert at 7 p.m. at Lutheran Church of the Cross and an old-time dance...
June 8, 2016 - 1:31pm
May 18, 2016
WAPOA hosting annual Shoreland Restoration Contest: Open house slated June 1 in Crosslake
By Brian W. Olson Whitefish Area Property Owners Association Have you been thinking about restoring all or a portion of your shoreline back to a natural state or creating a shoreland buffer? The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association (WAPOA) encourages all lakeshore owners who...
May 18, 2016 - 1:44pm
Land & Waters Preservation Trust to award grant
The Land & Waters Preservation Trust Endowment will award a $3,000 grant to a worthy project again this spring. Land & Waters, administered by the Initiative Foundation, is a joint endowment of the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association (WAPOA) and the Pine River Watershed Alliance...
May 18, 2016 - 12:06pm
March 10, 2016
WAPOA offers discounted trees to Whitefish area property owners
Whitefish area property owners can buy 12- to 18-inch seedlings, consisting of red pine, birch, red oak and serviceberry for 25 cents each through the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association's (WAPOA) tree sale. WAPOA is providing these trees at a significant discount in an effort...
March 10, 2016 - 11:46am
January 8, 2016
Crow Wing County: WAPOA president suggests limited boat landing hours: County board approves 2016 AIS Prevention Plan
Is it possible to control aquatic invasive species more effectively in Crow Wing County by restricting the hours at public boat landings? Tom Watson, president of the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association (WAPOA), believes it is, and is urging the county to consider limiting...
January 8, 2016 - 9:34am