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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Alexandria Technical & Community College's Dean's List for fall 2017
Local students earn academic honors St. Cloud Technical & Community College Fall 2017
Local students named to Minnesota State Mankato 2017 fall semester Dean's List
University of Wisconsin-Stout students receive Chancellor's Award for fall term
Gustavus Adolphus College announces 2017 fall semester Dean's List
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - Feb. 21, 2018
Dance Team: 4 from Pequot Lakes earn all-state honors
Fifth-grade Patriots 1st in Crosby
PL 6th-grade girls first in Foley
4th-grade Patriots take second
Etta Mae Heuberger
Margaret Mary Baxter
Cold weather car safety
3 things for better health - Feb. 19
Heart healthy eating
Pets of the Week
Senior Menus: Feb. 19-23, 2018
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
The Cracker Barrel: Feeding the birds
Faith Column: Transcendent truth
Browser: Keep reading to earn your mug
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
letters to the editor
Supporting Denny McNamara
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
February 5, 2018
Backus Legion donates to fire, rescue departments
The Backus American Legion donated $2,000 from charitable gambling funds to the Backus Fire Department and First Responders Emergency Medical...
February 5, 2018 - 10:00am
January 16, 2018
We're lucky to live in a small community
The New Year's song "Auld Lang Syne" title translates to a long, long ago meaning for the sake of old times. Lyrics include "Take a cup of kindness friend" and end with "And there's a hand my trust friend, And give me a hand of thine, And we'll take a right good-will draught, For...
January 16, 2018 - 7:30am
December 6, 2017
Eagles 4-H donates $500 to Lakes Area Food Shelf
The Eagles 4-H Club of Pequot Lakes was invited to volunteer with the annual Nisswa Fire Department's Haunted Barn and Hay Ride this year. The...
December 6, 2017 - 4:00am
November 10, 2017
Homeless shelter program seeks funds
The homeless shelter program run by New Pathways, with day centers in Brainerd and Cambridge, has lost its Housing and Urban Development funding,...
November 10, 2017 - 10:00am
October 21, 2017
Eagle View donates to Kinship Partners
The Pequot Lakes School PTA donated $747.10 to Kinship Partners after raising money at the Pequot Lakes Community Carnival on Sept. 27, held...
October 21, 2017 - 10:00am
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
August 27, 2017
Nisswa: $35,000 donation to kick off Nisswa Lake Park development
A 94-year-old Brainerd woman's $35,000 donation to Nisswa will kickstart development at Nisswa Lake Park with the construction of trails and...
August 27, 2017 - 8:00am
August 16, 2017
Pine River Seed Library seeks donations
The Pine River Seed Library is looking for seed donations. Located in the Pine River Library, the seed library is open during regular library business hours, which is when seeds can be dropped off. Donors must complete a membership information form and a member seed record form, which...
August 16, 2017 - 4:30am
August 14, 2017
Breezy Point: Skunk problem plagues residents near resort
Two Breezy Point property owners told the city council of an issue they have with skunks around their property at the resort during the Monday,...
August 14, 2017 - 5:00am
May 10, 2017
Donors sought for Emily blood drive
Donors are needed for Red Cross Bloodmobile from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 17, at Emily City Hall, sponsored by the Emily, Outing, Fifty Lakes Lakers Lions. Donors must be at least 17 years old, 110 pounds and in good health. Kids age 16 can donate when a parent or guardian signs...
May 10, 2017 - 10:41am
April 23, 2017
Jenkins business drives to raise funds for food shelves - Pequot Tool donates $10,000
With March designated as FoodShare Month in Minnesota, many area businesses and organizations worked diligently to raise funds ands goods to...
April 23, 2017 - 5:00am
April 11, 2017
Donation jump starts Ideal Township emergency preparedness
Ideal Community Service Organization donated $10,000 to Ideal Township on March 13 for the purchase and installation of an auxiliary generator....
April 11, 2017 - 4:05am
March 18, 2017
Food shelves seek donations - Growing need among families, seniors
It is that time of year where donations to Minnesota food shelves determine contributions from Minnesota FoodShare for the rest of the year....
March 18, 2017 - 6:30am
Volunteers, donations needed for Pequot Lakes Habitat home
Donations of time and money are still needed for the Habitat For Humanity home currently under construction in Pequot Lakes for the Amber and...
March 18, 2017 - 6:20am
February 7, 2017
Fifty Lakes: Council makes annual appointments
The Fifty Lakes City Council made its annual appointments Tuesday, Jan. 10, according to unapproved draft meeting minutes. Appointments were:...
February 7, 2017 - 10:20pm