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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
November 24, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council talks open forum, agenda procedures
Open forum policy and agenda procedure continue to be topics of lengthy discussion for the Manhattan Beach City Council. At the council's Tuesday,...
November 24, 2017 - 8:00am
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
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
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
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
November 2, 2016
Manhattan Beach: Resident asks that council member be replaced
Manhattan Beach Mayor Paul Allen read a letter from resident Doug Wannebo at the council's Oct. 4 meeting, asking that council member Clyde Brodt...
November 2, 2016 - 2:34pm
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