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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Cass County Board: More money being spent on fewer veterans
Food preservation classes in August and September help gardeners keep their harvest longer
Former Viking star to lead youth football camp
Cass County Board: $461K collected from sale of tax-forfeited land
Pine River: Lost Spurrier Hotel to be celebrated - Grand opening to be re-created
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Patriot hoopsters take part in Heat Check Camp
Athletics: Pequot fall sports meeting scheduled
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher rebounds for win
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Salmonella Sandiego outbreak in Minnesota linked to Hy-Vee's Spring Pasta Salad
3 Things for Better Health - July 16
Grim's Grub: Recipes harken back to Spurrier Hotel opening
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
As I See It: The America I believe we need
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Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
June 5, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Incumbent drops out, 2 candidates file for open seat
Baxter City Council Member Steve Barrows and former Brainerd City Council candidate Keith Johnson want to succeed Crow Wing County Commissioner...
June 5, 2018 - 8:00am
June 2, 2018
Brekken to challenge Thiede for Crow Wing County seat
Crow Wing County voters will see a familiar name on the ballot among those running to represent District 2 on the county board, but it may not...
June 2, 2018 - 6:00am
February 10, 2018
Crow Wing County attorney seeks 7th term in office
Like any good Minnesota tale, County Attorney Don Ryan said—for him—it all began with a man named Ole. The Crow Wing County attorney...
February 10, 2018 - 6:00am
January 3, 2018
Crow Wing County Board reorganizes as new year begins
A game of musical chairs of sorts was played Tuesday at the first meeting of the new year of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners. Commissioner...
January 3, 2018 - 10:00am
December 26, 2017
Pine River-Backus School: Board under levies, but projects funding increases
Though the Pine River-Backus School Board chose to under levy portions of the 2018 levy, the school district predicts a $259,902.16 (17.33 percent)...
December 26, 2017 - 4:00am
December 25, 2017
Pine River: Council seeks preliminary design to replace dam
After years of discussing replacement of the obsolete Pine River Dam, the Pine River City Council agreed to seek a preliminary design for a rock...
December 25, 2017 - 10:00am
December 21, 2017
Pequot Lakes: School board approves final levy
The Pequot Lakes School Board stayed with its preliminary tax levy set in September, approving a final 2018 tax levy with a local option revenue...
December 21, 2017 - 4:00am
December 19, 2017
Crosslake: Council approves 5 percent levy increase
The Crosslake City Council approved a 5 percent general revenue tax levy increase for 2018 on Monday, Dec. 11. Council members met with City...
December 19, 2017 - 4:00am
November 9, 2017
Pequot Lakes School: Board discusses levy at work session
The Pequot Lakes School Board used its scheduled work session Monday, Nov. 6, to discuss the district's financial planning and 2018 levy. The...
November 9, 2017 - 4:00am
October 28, 2017
Crosslake: Administrator proposes lower tax levy
The Crosslake City Council held a special budget meeting Monday, Oct. 23, and City Administrator Mike Lyonais brought forth a plan for a lower...
October 28, 2017 - 9:00am
October 6, 2017
Lake Shore: Preliminary tax levy rises 7.72 percent
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Sept. 25, adopted a preliminary 2018 general tax levy of $818,307 and the 2018 preliminary budget, according...
October 6, 2017 - 6:00am
October 5, 2017
Jenkins: Council sets decreased levy
The Jenkins City Council approved a decreased 2018 preliminary general tax levy during a special meeting Wednesday, Sept. 27, according to documents City Clerk Krista Okerman provided. The preliminary levy is $257,440, which is a 2 percent decrease from this year. The council will...
October 5, 2017 - 3:30am
September 29, 2017
Cass County: Board sets levy at 2.49 percent increase
Cass County commissioners Tuesday, Sept. 5, set the county's preliminary 2018 levy at $22,307,860 or 2.49 percent higher than the $21,766,554 levied for 2017. The county's tax rate will rise 1.71 percent at that dollar amount to 32.285, up from 31.742 this year. Cass County's citizen...
September 29, 2017 - 4:30am
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
September 23, 2017
PR-B School District: Board certifies maximum levy, anticipates lowering levy by December
The Pine River-Backus School Board certified a maximum proposed levy at its Monday, Sept. 18, meeting. The maximum proposed levy includes a $424 per pupil unit local optional revenue (LOR). Though the board has had that LOR in previous years, last December it chose a $395 per pupil...
September 23, 2017 - 5:30am