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Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
Police Blotter - Nov. 17, 2018
Nisswa gains viewers' choice for Minnesota's best small town
Crash on Highway 6 injures both drivers
Rear-end Baxter crash injures driver and 12-year-old passenger
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Junior Hockey: Wisconsin sweeps North Stars
Volleyball: PR-B's Wynn all-state. Tigers earn academic honors
Russell Jon "Jack" Anderson
John L. Holder
Bernice A. Otterson
Rockne D. Anderson
Card games: Nov. 5-9, 2018
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
Chef's Hat: Don't forget about those tried-and-true recipes
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
Letter to the editor: Thanks, Pequot Lakes, for your votes
As I See It: The fallacy of 'choice'
The Last Windrow: 'The Second Week of Deer Hunting'
Letter to the editor: This is a new dawn
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
November 8, 2018
Lake Shore: Egan edges McFarland by 2 votes
Lake Shore Mayor Kevin Egan was re-elected to a second two-year term by two votes Tuesday, Nov. 6, defeating former Mayor Don McFarland 334-332....
November 8, 2018 - 1:00pm
Living Savior to host parents' night out
Living Savior Lutheran Church in Lake Shore will have its monthly parents' night out from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. All children up to age 10 are welcome. There will be stories, crafts, movies, snacks and playtime. Those who attend need not be a member. RSVP for those attending...
November 8, 2018 - 2:30am
November 7, 2018
Poston beats challenger Alex Hering for District 9A re-election
John Poston celebrated his re-election to the state House of Representatives at Sherwood Forest, but the Lake Shore Republican had nothing bad...
November 7, 2018 - 10:48am
Area election results are in. Find out who won the election in your city.
Election results from area cities, counties and school boards. Aitkin City Council Annie Root-McIntosh—242. Erin Wagner—478. Aitkin...
November 7, 2018 - 4:30am
November 4, 2018
Letter to the editor: Cast your vote for Egan
I am writing this letter to encourage residents of Lake Shore to vote for our present mayor, Kevin Egan. Kevin has an impressive background of service to this community. Over the years that Kevin and his wife have lived in Lake Shore, he has been a strong supporter of numerous worthwhile...
November 4, 2018 - 11:30am
November 3, 2018
Letter to the editor: Big money, big profits, big problems
The mid-term election cycle has shown the public how big money can purchase prime time media ads that are painfully shaming of a candidate seeking to serve the public in government. These ads are purchased by individuals and/or corporations who have made big profits, enabling them...
November 3, 2018 - 2:30pm
Letter to the editor: Re-elect Egan mayor in Lake Shore
I have worked with Kevin Egan for over five years and he has shown a deep interest in Lake Shore and its future. Kevin is a clear thinker and a leader who has always considered what is best for our city and its residents. Kevin and I have participated together on various committees...
November 3, 2018 - 5:30am
November 1, 2018
Lake Shore: CSAH 77 road work complete
After two construction seasons and a long detour around Gull Lake, reconstruction work on County State Aid Highway 77 (Interlachen Road) through...
November 1, 2018 - 4:00am
October 31, 2018
Letter to the editor: We support Egan for mayor
We are writing in support of the re-election of Kevin Egan as mayor of Lake Shore. We have been very impressed with the leadership Kevin has shown in guiding projects that will move our city ahead and make it a safer place to live and recreate. We are also pleased with his willingness...
October 31, 2018 - 8:30am
October 30, 2018
Letter to the editor: Vote Egan for mayor
Kevin Egan deserves our vote for a second term as mayor of the city of Lake Shore. Mayor Egan has demonstrated skill at leading the city through a period of visioning and planning. He has the ability to facilitate democratic process that is inclusive and civil, always with an eye...
October 30, 2018 - 8:30am
Lake Shore: Council at odds over informational mailings
Two Lake Shore City Council members indicated Monday, Oct. 22, they didn't like city mailings regarding the two bond referendum questions that...
October 30, 2018 - 4:00am
Letter to the editor: Re-elect Egan as mayor
Lake Shore residents should re-elect Kevin Egan for a second term as mayor and approve the two bond issues. In the last two years, Mayor Egan has led us through the painstaking process of the DOT's total rebuilding of Highway 77 and the completion of the recreational trail, both without...
October 30, 2018 - 2:30am
October 25, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Our community needs Brekken
Working with Bill Brekken on his campaign for Crow Wing County commissioner has been an honor and a pleasure. We met Bill several years ago and have always known him to be a hardworking, positive thinker with an uncanny ability to bring people together to work through issues and challenges....
October 25, 2018 - 11:30am
October 2, 2018
Lake Shore: Residents may see 'substantial' hike in tax levy
Lake Shore residents could see a "substantial increase" in their 2019 general revenue tax levy. The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Sept....
October 2, 2018 - 4:00am
September 25, 2018
2018 Voter's Guide: Lake Shore mayoral candidates
Name: Kevin Egan Position sought: Lake Shore mayor What are the top issues your city needs to address? During the past two years, infrastructure was recognized by our city council as the most important matter facing our community. Much of the infrastructure examined was seen as failing....
September 25, 2018 - 1:30pm