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Roads to grandma's house should be busy
Police Blotter - Nov. 18, 2017
Update: Deer pulled from icy river fails to recover
Pequot Lakes: Roads dominate discussion
Dahl, Lasher announce their retirements from sheriff's office
State Football: Pequot poised for state upset
Deer hunting: First weekend harvest up 22 percent in lakes area
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
Patriots to battle St. Croix Lutheran in semifinals
Figure Skating: Wick places Granite City Classic
Eugene Robert Resch
Rachel Agnes Lund
Donald A. Shirley
Gerald R. Seaton
Eagles Nest Church to host mortgage burning celebration
Pequot Lakes: Faith, food, fellowship offered Fridays to students
Chef's Hat: Pack a punch with Parmesan
Healthy living: Eat the Mediterranean way
Think about quitting: Great American Smokeout is Nov. 16
The Last Windrow: Warm fall weather wasn't always welcome
As I See It: Whither goest morality?
Letter to the Editor: Can we talk about mass shootings yet?
PR-B Family Center: 'Top shelf' people needed to meet holiday needs
Director's notes: CCS measuring community kindness
letters to the editor
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
November 10, 2017
Letter to the editor: Suppression of speech in Manhattan Beach
Toward the end of last month's city meeting, council member Janis Allen loudly complained about public comment protocol. She bemoaned the fact that council members cannot argue with the speakers and claimed that public comments are "sometimes not true." I agree with the first part,...
November 10, 2017 - 4:30am
October 23, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council disagrees on agenda
Disagreements about the meeting agenda arose at the Manhattan Beach City Council meeting Tuesday, Oct. 3, according to unapproved draft meeting...
October 23, 2017 - 4:00am
September 29, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council sets levy, agrees to clerk recording device
The Manhattan Beach City Council set its preliminary 2018 levy at $70,000 during its Tuesday, Sept. 5, council meeting, according to unapproved...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
August 28, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council disagrees on open forum policy
After citizens requested the Manhattan Beach City Council include comments made during the open forum portion of meetings in the official meeting...
August 28, 2017 - 9:00am
July 31, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council takes action against MB Lodge fireworks
An issue with fireworks at Manhattan Beach Lodge over the Fourth of July weekend prompted the Manhattan Beach City Council to seek assistance...
July 31, 2017 - 6:00am
June 16, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council, residents argue over open forum, P&Z issues
Controversy regarding open forums and the deputy planning and zoning administrator arose at the Manhattan Beach City Council meeting Tuesday,...
June 16, 2017 - 7:30am
Manhattan Beach: Attorney conveys open meeting violation allegation
City attorney Andrew Kalis informed the Manhattan Beach City Council at its Tuesday, June 6, meeting of an open meeting law violation allegation he recently received. Kalis said the allegation was that there was communication among council members between the April and May meetings,...
June 16, 2017 - 6:00am
May 18, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council disagrees over meeting minutes
Disagreement over the previous month's meeting minutes arose at the Tuesday, May 2, Manhattan Beach City Council meeting, according to unapproved...
May 18, 2017 - 8:00am
January 24, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Mayor appoints new council member - Former clerk/treasurer rejoins council
The Manhattan Beach City Council made a last-minute appointment at its Tuesday, Jan. 3, meeting after a council member resigned, according to...
January 24, 2017 - 10:10pm
December 1, 2016
Manhattan Beach: Mayor flies flag at half-staff for deceased resident
The Manhattan Beach City Council met Tuesday, Nov. 1, and declared the city's American flag to be set at half-staff during the time between the...
December 1, 2016 - 9:17am
October 6, 2016
Manhattan Beach: Council approves preliminary levy equal to 2016
The Manhattan Beach City Council approved a 2017 preliminary tax levy of the same amount as this year at its Tuesday, Sept. 6, meeting, according to unapproved draft meeting minutes. The council set the preliminary levy at $70,000, with City Clerk Barb Hanson-Wannebo noting she could...
October 6, 2016 - 9:10am
June 8, 2016
Letters to the Editor: Conflict of interest in Manhattan Beach
There's a huge conflict of interest in Manhattan Beach politics. The mayor and mayor pro tem (husband and wife) propose legislation to fill their pockets at the public's expense. This is the third time the Allen family has attempted to rezone their corner horse pasture to commercial...
June 8, 2016 - 11:20am