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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
March for Life takes to the streets of Brainerd
Agencies to count homeless population Wednesday
Brainerd Public School special board meeting agenda
CWC Land Services offers radon test kits
Hendrickson, Hanson named PLHS Artists of the Quarter
Alpine Skiing: Area ski team podiums 21 skiers
Inside the Outdoors: Minnesota's grouse guru, Gordon Gullion, back in the spotlight
Sixth grade Patriot boys take first
Riewer benefit Feb. 2 at PR-B
Area Male Athlete: PR-B's Ackerman leader in more ways than one
Leslie M. Crider
Carrie L. Vukelich
William J. Cline
Essentia Health to offer free cervical cancer screenings
Chef's Hat: Be creative when making stuffed chicken breasts
Senior Menus: Jan. 22-26, 2018
Denny Hecker's former Cross Lake home provides glimpse of top-end market
Faith: It's midwinter, but the color is green
Mayor's Notebook: Crosslake is moving forward in 2018
Be grateful for your community
Vogt's Notes: Drop me a line about what makes your fish house special
Letter to the editor: Lake associations protect lakes for everyone
The Last Windrow: Riding the stock market
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
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
Pequot Lakes: School board approves maximum preliminary levy
In its Monday, Sept. 18, meeting, the Pequot Lakes School Board unanimously agreed to set its preliminary levy with a maximum local option revenue...
September 23, 2017 - 4:00am
August 28, 2017
Crosslake: Council looks at preliminary budget, discusses Perkins Road
The Crosslake City Council, together with City Administrator Mike Lyonais and department heads, met Monday, Aug. 21, to discuss the city's proposed...
August 28, 2017 - 5:00am
August 24, 2017
Pequot Lakes: Council learns road turnbacks may be delayed, Issue affects budget process
"Exasperated" could describe Pequot Lakes City Council members after they learned Tuesday, Aug. 15, that the city might not take ownership of...
August 24, 2017 - 6:00am