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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot hosts open house on Rasmussen Road improvements
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues this week
Open house set on Rasmussen Road improvements
Agendas - Nov. 18
Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
Volleyball: 8th-grade Patriots first Pacesetter tourney
Women's College Hockey: Face-Off Classic Tuesday, Nov. 20, in Brainerd
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Patricia Ann Bourassa
Russell Jon "Jack" Anderson
John L. Holder
Faith: Where did the chickadees go?
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
Senior Menus: Nov. 19-23, 2018
Card games: Nov. 5-9, 2018
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
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 10, 2018
Christmas fundraiser for needy veterans underway
Homeless and Wounded Warriors MN kicked off its Christmas fundraiser for 2018 and is seeking donations to assist needy veteran families during the holidays. Nominations are submitted by friends, families and neighbors as well as county and state agencies. All families are screened...
November 10, 2018 - 10:30am
November 9, 2018
Bazaars, craft shows and bake sales planned for lakes area
For those looking to get an early start on holiday shopping, get a bite to eat, or just take home some baked goods, this coming weekend offers...
November 9, 2018 - 9:00am
October 31, 2018
Christmas for Kids accepting applications
Christmas for Kids is a local community, nonprofit organization that brings Christmas gifts to less fortunate kids in the community. The goal is to reach all families in need and make their Christmas a happy one. The organization shops for each child individually from the information...
October 31, 2018 - 9:30am
October 22, 2018
Pequot Lakes businesses encouraged to decorate
The annual Santa's Bobbin' into Town winter event is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 8, at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. Community Action of Pequot Lakes has added a business decorating contest to the festivities. Businesses are asked to decorate storefronts, windows, roofs and entrances....
October 22, 2018 - 8:30am
October 14, 2018
Deck the halls this fall
Decorators are working hard to bring a little bit of Christmas cheer to the Nisswa area early, and to raise money for the Lakes Area Food Shelf...
October 14, 2018 - 6:00am
October 6, 2018
PLHS to hold auditions for 'A Christmas Carol'
Pequot Lakes High School will hold auditions for "A Christmas Carol" from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, and 3:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, in the high school choir room or auditorium. This is the traditional story, and although it is not a musical, carolers will be needed. Between...
October 6, 2018 - 9:30am
September 20, 2018
Volunteers, donations needed for Parade of Trees event
HACKENSACK—The Family Safety Network of Cass County announced its second annual Parade of Trees event set for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at Union Congregational United Church of Christ in Hackensack. The event will feature a silent auction of donated decorated trees, wreaths and...
September 20, 2018 - 2:30pm
January 21, 2018
Faith: It's midwinter, but the color is green
"In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan, "Earth stood hard as iron, water like a stone ... "In the bleak midwinter a stable place sufficed "The Lord God Almighty, Jesus Christ." - "In the Bleak Midwinter," text by Christina Georgina Rossetti, public domain. This is a portion...
January 21, 2018 - 3:30am
January 15, 2018
Giant chocolate chip cookies and the lessons kids learn on the farm
There's no doubt that kids who are raised on a ranch or a farm with livestock have a unique upbringing. From the accidental use of colorful language...
January 15, 2018 - 8:54am
January 4, 2018
Special delivery people
This Christmas, the Christmas for Kids program served 66 area families, which included 178 children. Each family also received a bag a of groceries...
January 4, 2018 - 8:00am
December 29, 2017
KLICK! - Christmas cheer spreads at Eagle View
Eagle View Elementary School students in kindergarten through second grade performed their annual Christmas concert for friends and family Tuesday,...
December 29, 2017 - 8:00am
Director's Notes: Christmas generosity on display at CCS
It is the afternoon of Dec. 15, and I am sitting in my office taking a breath after a very busy week and pondering what is sitting in front of me. At the moment, my office looks a lot more like Santa's workshop than anything else. There are 10 baskets of food and bags of presents...
December 29, 2017 - 4:30am
December 28, 2017
Christmas is for the kids
Community volunteers came together to wrap presents for the Christmas for Kids program Tuesday, Dec. 19, at the Nisswa Community Center. Local...
December 28, 2017 - 11:00am
More than 30 years as Santa - Mick delivers gifts to children in need
Santa Claus came to the lakes area a day early this year. On Saturday, Dec. 23, Santa - aka Dave Mick - delivered presents and food to children...
December 28, 2017 - 8:00am
December 27, 2017
Tax services offered at Pequot Lakes Library
AARP volunteers will be on hand again this year to help with taxes. This service is aimed at young people, seniors and those who need financial help. You must have an appointment, so be sure to call 218-568-6181. The helpers will be here from 1-4 p.m. every Thursday starting Feb....
December 27, 2017 - 3:30am