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Nancy Vogt

Nancy Vogt is editor of the Pineandlakes Echo Journal weekly newspaper that covers Nisswa to Hackensack and Pequot Lakes to Crosslake. Contact her at or 218-855-5877 (be sure to leave a message).

Show includes visits from famous literary characters.
NISSWA — Nisswa will start the new year with a new city planner and a new parks maintenance technician.
Parks and recreation director promotes mental, physical health
CROSSLAKE — The Crosslake City Council recognized Dean Olson as a retiring firefighter with 24 years of service, and Peter and Pam Graves as Friends of the City for their service and commitment to the city, particularly to the parks.
We have a whole new year to attain the goals we set.
The Bible as a guide among New Year's resolutions.
CROSSLAKE — At a special council meeting Jan. 6, the Crosslake City Council agreed to interview three planning and zoning administrator candidates. This follows the recent resignation of former administrator Jon Kolstad.
City council continues to talk about Breezy Point fire service, the need to hire another police officer
Dave Nevin obtained a proposal from a private company to run the city's wastewater plant without council authorization or discussion
Take a look at just some of what was on the Echo Journal's e-paper pages in the last week.