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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Donald J. Watson
John Leslie Orr
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 8, 2018
Spray patching continues this week in Crow Wing County
Crow Wing County maintenance crews will continue spray-patch operations the week beginning Monday, July 9, on the County Highway 31 bridge, north of Cuyuna, and County Road 105 in Dean Lake, Unorganized Township. Crews will also spray patch areas along County Highway 1, from County...
July 8, 2018 - 6:30am
July 5, 2018
Food, fun, festivities entertain at Fifty Lakes Day
Food, games, music and an assortment of other activities drew a crowd to the 50 Lakes Bar and Bottle Shop on Saturday, June 30, for the annual...
July 5, 2018 - 3:00am
June 28, 2018
Food, activities, prizes at Fifty Lakes Family Fun Day June 30
Fifty Lakes Family Fun Day is set for Saturday, June 30, in the 50 Lakes Bar parking lot/pavilion. Activities start at 10 a.m. The schedule of activities is as follows: • Games (kiddie land, minnow races, darts and bounce house): All day • Crafters/vendors: 10 a.m. • Property...
June 28, 2018 - 1:58pm
May 31, 2018
Weekend motorcycle crashes leave 1 dead, 3 injured
One motorcyclist is dead, and three others are injured after various crashes in Crow Wing County over the weekend, the Crow Wing County Sheriff's...
May 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 22, 2018
Crow Wing County completes tree planting
Crow Wing County Land Services completed its annual tree planting program for 2018. This year 24,000 pine seedlings were planted on approximately 41 acres located in the cities of Fifty Lakes and Pequot Lakes, along with Irondale and Oak Lawn townships. More than 3.6 million seedlings...
May 22, 2018 - 9:30am
May 5, 2018
Man faces charges for shooting gun at vehicle
EMILY—A 58-year-old Fifty Lakes man faces felony charges after allegedly firing five to six shots at a vehicle in Crow Wing County. James...
May 5, 2018 - 4:00am
April 24, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Council approves lead bartender description
After discussing the matter at many previous meetings, the Fifty Lakes City Council approved a lead bartender description for Diana Johnson,...
April 24, 2018 - 4:00am
April 15, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Controlled burn offers training for firefighters, makes way for new campground owners
Eleven firefighters in training from Remer and Crooked Lake took turns combatting the purposeful flames of a controlled burn Wednesday, April...
April 15, 2018 - 7:00am
March 25, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Council learns about options for summer AIS inspections after decreased county funding
The Fifty Lakes City Council is looking into options for aquatic invasive species inspections at city lake accesses this summer. Bob Stancer,...
March 25, 2018 - 5:00am
March 24, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Liquor manager, council say communication workshop was effective
"Since our workshop, I've seen a change in everybody," Steve Maeger, Fifty Lakes liquor manager, said Tuesday, March 13. After holding a workshop...
March 24, 2018 - 9:00am
March 23, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Bar must find new way to cook chicken wings
A food inspector came to the 50 Lakes Bar and Bottle Shop at the beginning of the month and staff learned the roasters used to cook chicken wings...
March 23, 2018 - 7:00am
March 2, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Council, staff discuss communication, other city issues at public workshop
After calling the city highly "dysfunctional," Gary Buysse, president of the Minnesota Municipal Beverage Association, gave Fifty Lakes City...
March 2, 2018 - 5:00am
February 24, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Council, staff hold workshop to improve communications
Tensions mounted at Fifty Lakes City Hall on Tuesday, Feb. 13, as the city council discussed holding a workshop for city employees and council...
February 24, 2018 - 9:00am
February 23, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Council further discusses bartender theft allegations
The Fifty Lakes City Council on Feb. 13 reviewed disciplinary procedures taken against bartender Sunni Johnson, who was accused of stealing chicken...
February 23, 2018 - 5:00am
February 22, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Council member's husband banned from bar - She says joking comment was taken wrong way
A Fifty Lakes resident has been banned from the 50 Lakes Bar and Bottle Shop after allegedly threatening the liquor manager, according to discussion...
February 22, 2018 - 7:00am