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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
RREAL to host sustainability tour
Crow Wing County encourages use of mowed trails
Volkswagen hits guardrail and rolls: Driver injured
Crosslake City Council to have special meeting
Rollover injures Backus woman
Football: Patriots fall to Perham 34-32
Cross Country: Patriot girls 16th, boys 18th
Volleyball: Patriots win two
Volleyball: Tigers sweep C-I tournament
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots, Pioneers score victories
Terry L. Alholm
Shirley J. Englin
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Philip E. Peterson
Terry Lee Alholm
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
A Matter of Balance: Reducing risk of falling
Chef's Hat: Cooking in cast iron cookware
Fall for apples
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
Sheriff's Corner: Cass County utilizes new warning notification system
The Cracker Barrel: 'The Giving Tree'
Pete's Point: New publication covered northern communities 35 years ago
Letter to the editor: Time for a change
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
August 31, 2018
Gull Lake Classic Boat Show
Hundreds gathered on the docks of Bar Harbor Supper Club in Lake Shore on Saturday, Aug. 25, for the 10th annual Gull Lake Classic Boat Show....
August 31, 2018 - 8:00am
December 15, 2017
Mobile map available for county residents
A mobile version of the geographic information system map is available for Crow Wing County residents. The desktop version helps residents quickly search property information throughout the county. Users can easily find property owners and addresses, property values, legal descriptions...
December 15, 2017 - 10:30am
September 1, 2017
Rainy day dampens classic boat show
Despite a steady rainfall, area boat enthusiasts made their way to Bar Harbor in Lake Shore on Saturday, Aug. 26, for the ninth annual Gull Lake...
September 1, 2017 - 6:00am
June 10, 2017
The Cracker Barrel: The year of the boat
I grew up about 50 miles north of Chicago, surrounded by lakes. The name of the county was Lake. Our little village was called Long Lake, as was the body of water around which it sprawled. Chamber of commerce brochures stressed the interconnectedness of our famous Chain O' Lakes -...
June 10, 2017 - 8:00am
June 29, 2016
No parking due to Crosslake fireworks
Because of Crosslake fireworks show preparation, there will be no parking or boat launching at the Robert Street public access on Cross Lake from midnight Friday, July 1, until the fireworks barge is disassembled Sunday, July 3, or Monday, July 4. Volunteers built a 32-foot barge...
June 29, 2016 - 9:59am
June 8, 2016
Youngsters learn safety practices
Pequot Lakes Community Education hosted the annual Safety Kids camp June 1-3 at the Trailside Center. The program teaches children ages 4-6 safe...
June 8, 2016 - 10:47am
April 27, 2016
Boat CO detectors approved
ST. PAUL -- Larger Minnesota boats would be required to have carbon monoxide detectors in a bill state senators passed 61-0 Tuesday.
April 27, 2016 - 4:55pm
September 9, 2015
Woman injured in Pelican Lake boat crash
On Sunday, Sept. 6, at approximately 5 p.m. the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office received a report of a personal watercraft crash with injuries on Pelican Lake near Breezy Point. The 44-year-old female, Anita Messner of Hutchinson, was a passenger on the PWC being operated by 42-year-old...
September 9, 2015 - 1:45pm
June 10, 2015
AIS decontamination station open in Crosslake
As part of the 2015 Crow Wing County Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Prevention Plan, the county has set up a permanent AIS decontamination station located at the Crosslake Joint Highway Maintenance Facility.
June 10, 2015 - 12:07pm
April 8, 2015
Pine River based invention hits the water
Al Bauman, former owner of Al's Repair in Pine River, has finally begun selling his long awaited Airwave Pedestal, a product inspired by his...
April 8, 2015 - 1:38pm
August 25, 2014
Gull Lake Classic Boat Show
The annual Gull Lake Classic Boat Show was Saturday, Aug. 23, at Bar Harbor in Lake Shore. In addition to hosting the local show next August,...
August 25, 2014 - 3:26pm
August 20, 2014
Gull Lake Classic Boat Show is Saturday
The Gull Lake Classic Boat Show will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at Bar Harbor in Lake Shore. A boat parade will be held after awards at 3:30 p.m. Food and refreshments will be served on the patio. There will be live entertainment Friday night and Saturday day and...
August 20, 2014 - 12:07pm
August 18, 2014
Four injured in boat crash on northeastern Minnesota lake
DULUTH -- Four people were injured, one seriously, when a boat crashed late on Friday on Lake Vermilion in northeastern Minnesota. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office said the accident occurred about 10:20 p.m. when a boat operated by Dan Lamppa, 64, of Eveleth, struck a concrete...
August 18, 2014 - 3:04pm
August 11, 2014
Crosslake Cardboard Boat Races
The fourth annual Cardboard Boat Races were held Saturday, Aug. 9, at Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar on Cross Lake. For more photos,...
August 11, 2014 - 10:46am