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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues this week
The Regional Report: Aitkin group raising funds to update almost 70-year-old choir robes
March for Life in Brainerd set Jan. 22
Tech Savvy: Flying taxis and robots
Area Wrestling: Road Crew runs away with team title
PL 6th-graders 3rd in St. Cloud
Inside the Outdoors: Ice fishing shelters have evolved in new directions
Successful snowmobile rides start with safety mindset
Area Girls Basketball: Pirates prevail over W-DC. PL's Lane reaches 2,000 career points
James Norman Nelson
Stuart D. DeMenge
Hannah C. Call
Pine River United Methodist Church makes donation
Senior Menus: Jan. 21-25, 2019
Faith: Encouragement for a discouraged world
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
Card games: Jan. 7-11, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: 'Norwegian Wood'
The Last Windrow: An acre of dirt
Danecdotes: Weekend getaway a nice change of pace
Opinion: Foreign aid, adjust and repair
Sheriff's Corner: A snapshot of 2018
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
January 14, 2019
Pequot Lakes: Tayloe takes over as mayor; Seils sworn in
Pequot Lakes has a new mayor in James Tayloe, who along with new council member Cheri Seils was sworn into office at the council's regular monthly...
January 14, 2019 - 6:00am
Pequot Lakes School District: New board members sworn in
New Pequot Lakes School Board members Dena Moody and Tracy Wallin - along with re-elected member Derrek Johnson - gave their oaths of office...
January 14, 2019 - 4:00am
January 13, 2019
Pine River-Backus School District: First public meeting on bond referendum slated Jan. 15
The Pine River-Backus School Board agreed that a Tuesday, May 14, bond referendum ballot will contain one question, and the board will host the...
January 13, 2019 - 11:00am
Agendas - Jan. 13
Crosslake City Council Meets 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14 City Hall A. Call to order 1. Pledge of Allegiance 2. Approval of Additions to the Agenda (Council Action-Motion) B. Organizational meeting appointments 1. Designate Acting Mayor — (Council Action-Motion) 2. Appointment of...
January 13, 2019 - 8:30am
January 12, 2019
Crow Wing County works to ensure SNAP benefits continue
Crow Wing County Community Services is working to extend the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits through February, despite the...
January 12, 2019 - 9:00am
Breezy Point: Council tours CRMC Northstar clinic
Following the Breezy Point City Council meeting Monday, Dec. 7, the council and a few members of the public drove to the construction site for...
January 12, 2019 - 4:00am
January 10, 2019
Crow Wing County Board: Lakefront property owner says unregulated rentals cause for concern
Dave Williams is no stranger to the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners. Williams previously voiced his concerns about vacation rentals by...
January 10, 2019 - 9:00am
Crow Wing County reminds residents of recycling drop sites
Crow Wing County has several recycling drop sites available for use by county residents. The sites are: • Bay Lake—County Highway 10 and Woodland Beach Road, Deerwood. • Garrison—West on County Highway 1, Garrison City Hall (April-October only). • Merrifield Lions—16995...
January 10, 2019 - 4:30am
Crosslake: Public disagrees on solutions for facility updates. Sewer district idea supported
The Crosslake City Council chambers overflowed with residents during a special meeting Monday, Jan. 7, arranged by Mayor Dave Nevin to hear public...
January 10, 2019 - 4:00am
January 9, 2019
Crow Wing County Board: County agrees to provide services at city buildings
The first meeting of the new year of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners began with a couple new faces and a new arrangement between...
January 9, 2019 - 5:00am
January 6, 2019
Agendas - Jan. 6
Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners Statutory, Organizational and Regular Meets 9 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8 County Board Room, Third Floor, Historic Courthouse, Brainerd The agenda has been published as shown below but is subject to change to include such business as may come before...
January 6, 2019 - 8:30am
Crow Wing County seeks public comment on AIS plan
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department is requesting public comment on the proposed 2019 aquatic invasive species plan. The 2019 AIS Prevention...
January 6, 2019 - 8:00am
Faces: Fladung has past of community involvement
Bob Fladung of Pine River is familiar to many, for a variety of reasons thanks to his time in law enforcement, his years in education and even...
January 6, 2019 - 6:00am
Crow Wing County Community Services wins award
Crow Wing County Community Services as part of Region Five was recognized with a Local Government Innovation Award from the Humphrey School of...
January 6, 2019 - 4:00am
January 5, 2019
Secretary of State announces 'Investing in Democracy' agenda
Secretary of State Steve Simon announced Thursday, Jan. 3, his "Investing in Democracy" agenda, alongside legislative leaders, county officials,...
January 5, 2019 - 9:30am