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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Agendas - Sept. 23
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves preliminary levy
Faces: Pequot Lakes police officer goes back to school as liaison
Making the Grade: Sept. 23, 2018
Police Blotter - Sept. 22, 2018
Basketball: Clinics at CLC scheduled in October
Area Female Athlete: Wynn helps put the W in PR-B
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Golf results - Sept. 20, 2018
PLHS students succeed on N.D. waterfowl hunt
Judith K. Lapke
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Grim's Grub: Let's shake things up a bit
Dear daughters, from Mom
Senior Menus: Sept. 24-28, 2018
Faith: Unity in a divided nation
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
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
September 9, 2018
Latte Da to move to former Silver Creek Traders building: Sweet Life Bakery to operate there too
Sarah Blaeser, owner of Latte Da Coffee and Gifts, has had a good six years in her space adjoining The Wild Daisy in downtown Pequot Lakes, but...
September 9, 2018 - 6:00am
August 27, 2018
CLC, Minnesota State lead workforce development roundtable
The Brainerd lakes area workforce is thriving, but employers are still facing unmet workforce needs. That's why Central Lakes College and Minnesota...
August 27, 2018 - 9:00am
July 11, 2018
Poston praises loans for Browerville water, wastewater projects
Last week, the Minnesota Public Facilities Authority approved two loans totaling nearly $2.3 million for wastewater and water main improvements in the city of Browerville. "This is great news for families and businesses in Browerville that depend on access to safe and clean water,"...
July 11, 2018 - 6:30am
May 26, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Good job, Rep. Poston
I am writing today to commend your local state representative John Poston for his leadership in the House on matters related to our veterans. In his short time in the Legislature, Rep. Poston has quickly emerged as one of our leading voices on veterans' issues. He was the chief author...
May 26, 2018 - 7:30am
March 31, 2018
Legislators highlight tax bill, safe schools - Chamber hosts annual legislative forum
Tax conformity, safe and secure schools, mental health issues, transportation, jobs and the economy, clean water - these are all topics area...
March 31, 2018 - 7:00am
March 24, 2018
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
In lieu of a magic crystal ball, Brainerd lakes area businesses hoped to get a glimpse into the future by asking area legislators to be prognosticators...
March 24, 2018 - 4:00am
February 23, 2018
State Legislature: Tax conformity, bonding bill cited as top issues
Tax conformity and a bonding bill are among the top issues on the minds of local legislators as they started the legislative session Tuesday, Feb. 20, in St. Paul. Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township/Cass County Gazelka, serving as Senate majority leader, said before the session's...
February 23, 2018 - 12:30pm
February 21, 2018
Poston announces run for 2nd term representing District 9A
State Rep. John Poston, R-Lake Shore, announced he will seek re-election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 9A Monday. After his...
February 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 23, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners meet with area legislators about 2018 concerns
WALKER—Reps. Sandy Layman and John Poston attended the Cass County Board meeting Tuesday to learn more about the county's concerns to take...
December 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
December 9, 2017
Deadline extended to prevent wolf attacks on livestock
Minnesota livestock producers received additional time to apply for grant money to help prevent wolf attacks. Due to a late harvest that kept producers in the fields longer than average, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture extended the deadline for the Wolf-Livestock Conflict...
December 9, 2017 - 4:30am
November 6, 2017
Poston wants constituents to attend ditch mowing meeting
Rep. John Poston, R-Lake Shore, encouraged constituents to attend an upcoming meeting in Baxter hosted by the Minnesota Department of Transportation...
November 6, 2017 - 11:13am
September 17, 2017
Kids Against Hunger ships meals to Houston
Kids Against Hunger-Brainerd Lakes Area in Nisswa shipped 57,024 meals to the Houston Food Bank on Monday, Sept. 11. Included in the six pallets...
September 17, 2017 - 4:00am
June 3, 2017
Lakes area honors military members who have died
Memorial Day services throughout the lakes area benefitted from relatively dry weather Monday, May 29, though unpredictable clouds may have caused...
June 3, 2017 - 6:00am
June 2, 2017
State Legislature: Area lawmakers deem session successful
Several local legislators held new positions during the past legislative session, but with hard work and cooperation, they consider the session...
June 2, 2017 - 9:00am
May 28, 2017
State legislators invited to Hackensack forum
An open forum at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 10, at the Hackensack Community Center will give community members a chance to speak with state legislators. Invited guests include Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township (near Nisswa); state Sen. Justin Eichorn, R-Grand Rapids;...
May 28, 2017 - 6:30am