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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
Remodel or move? How to make a decision about your home
Is homemade baby food healthier for infants?
Licorice during pregnancy linked to health issues for kids
Men more at risk of cognitive impairment, death after hip fracture
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Girls Basketball: Lane sets Pequot Lakes school record
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Stone 8th in state meet - McGuire 46th in Biwabik
Patricia J. Bailey
Pastor Todd Orr
Thomas Albert Gmahl
Senior Menus: Feb. 27-Mar. 3, 2017
Lake Country Faces: Backus native becomes youth pastor at Pequot Lakes Baptist Church
Grim's Grub: Pout about it
Reminders-Feb. 23, 2017
Calendar of Events-Feb. 24, 2017
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Faith: Look beneath the surface for what is buried
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Letter to the editor: Bartella family thanks community
letters to the editor
Wedding Announced: Denny (DJ) Pink and Martha Worms
65th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Kathy O'Brien
90th Birthday: Rachel Wing
95th Birthday: Ralph Yeager
4 Generations: Jensen, Stanwood, Nelson
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
September 24, 2015
Loon, cisco population discussed at WAPOA meeting
Roughly 20 people attended a workshop by the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association (WAPOA) on Wednesday, Sept. 16, at the Ideal Town Hall...
September 24, 2015 - 2:16pm
September 16, 2015
Land & Waters Preservation Trust awards first grant
The first grant from Land & Waters Preservation Trust was made to the Pelican Lakes Association for a study of the possible correlation between arsenic and phosphorus in the drinking water around Pelican Lake and Little Pelican Lake. The study will expand previous well water studies...
September 16, 2015 - 4:29pm