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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposal
Backus: City to gradually go to LED lights
Local Foods College classes offered through U of M Extension
Pine River-Backus School: Board reorganizes for 2018
Line 3 replacement meeting to be held in Backus
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - Jan. 17, 2018
Boys basketball: Tigers win two, fall to Red Lake in OT
Girls basketball: Patriots down Staples-Motley - fall to Roseau, Thief River Falls
Watch: Vikings fans freak out over last-second miracle
7 Heaven: Vikings advance to NFC title game after wild win with no time left
Robert "Bob" A. Evans
Women's health, wellness event scheduled in Brainerd
3 things for better health - Jan. 15
Pick a sustainable plan to weight-loss and better health
Want to avoid long term chronic diseases & have a healthier lifestyle?
Giant chocolate chip cookies and the lessons kids learn on the farm
Up North with Leroy - Jan. 16
Opinion: Medicare part D - What President Trump must do
We're lucky to live in a small community
Cheesehead Chatter: It's illegal to do what?
The Last Windrow: Times and technology have changed
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
Rachel Reabe Nystrom
January 3, 2018
Crow Wing County Board reorganizes as new year begins
A game of musical chairs of sorts was played Tuesday at the first meeting of the new year of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners. Commissioner...
January 3, 2018 - 10:00am
October 6, 2017
Per diem, salaries set to increase for Crow Wing County board: County attorney, sheriff also given raises
Crow Wing County commissioners are expected to receive the highest pay increase in 2018 in at least a decade. Coupled with a salary increase...
October 6, 2017 - 11:39am
Airport commission: Bringing barnstormers back to Brainerd
A blast from the past will be landing at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport in 2018. Thursday, the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport commission...
October 6, 2017 - 9:00am
September 27, 2017
Crow Wing County Board splits 3-2 on flat preliminary levy: No tax increases for 8th year
In a move the board chairman described Tuesday as cutting "into the bone," the Crow Wing County Board again maintained a flat property tax levy...
September 27, 2017 - 8:00am
April 18, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Compensating Crow Wing County's commissioners
How much do the elected Crow Wing County commissioners earn in a year? Between $29,000 and $39,000, depending on which commissioner's earnings...
April 18, 2017 - 9:02am
March 27, 2017
Library system: Kitchigami board halts Hallett library inclusion
PINE RIVER—Inclusion of the Crosby library into the Kitchigami system stalled Thursday after board members voiced concerns over financial...
March 27, 2017 - 10:44am
August 10, 2016
Disaster déjà vu: States of emergency again for Crow Wing, Cass counties
For the second time this summer, Crow Wing County declared a state of emergency in the wake of a severe storm. The county board Tuesday passed...
August 10, 2016 - 9:17am
July 20, 2016
Crow Wing County Board: The sounds of sirens
When severe weather is approaching, the wail of emergency sirens is one of the ways people are warned of potential danger. But thousands of Crow...
July 20, 2016 - 10:00am
May 26, 2016
Crow Wing County Board: How organized should Unorganized be?
A request to update the comprehensive plan for Unorganized Territory evolved into a discussion of whether such a plan was desired by the territory's...
May 26, 2016 - 2:48pm
December 16, 2015
Crow Wing County: Board approves sales tax increase
When those making purchases in Crow Wing County this upcoming April 1 notice an increase in costs, it won't be because of an April Fools' joke. In a 4-1 vote, the Crow Wing County Board on Tuesday, Dec. 15, approved a countywide half-cent sales tax, the revenues from which will...
December 16, 2015 - 10:19am
November 13, 2015
Crow Wing County Board: Board withdraws from CMCC, approves probation integration
A probation partnership spanning more than four decades will soon come to an end. The Crow Wing County Board Tuesday unanimously voted to...
November 13, 2015 - 3:16pm