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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River: Council learns from latest audit
Symposium offered on dangers of sex trafficking, sexual assault
Upcoming PR-B Community Education classes listed
Lead pollution topic of April 25 event at arboretum
New estimate shows healthy Mille Lacs smallmouth bass population
Deep Portage announces summer camps
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
Herbert H. Stunek
Genevieve Irene Hill
Margaret May Anderson
Frank Laurel Joslin
Am I Getting Enough Protein?
3 Things for Better Health - April 22
Sugar affects your liver as well as your waistline
Grim's Grub: Words of warning: Don't eat these fun recipes
Faith: Be still and silent
Crosslake Mayor's Notebook: Here's a first quarter review
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Cracker Barrel: Classical insights
The Last Windrow: Try turkey hunting to beat the winter blues
Letter to the Editor: Enbridge pipeline bad for environment, economy
letters to the editor
Births: April 8, 2018
John and Clare Staulcup
Births - April 1, 2018
Births-March 22, 2018
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
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