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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Local law enforcement escorts Special Olympics flame
VA Community Clinics offering Whole Health intro course
Jenkins: Council seeks dust control ahead of July 4
Play for Patrick hosts free cardiac screening for student athletes
WeARE to host annual fundraiser
Pony League Baseball: PR-B edges Baxter, falls to Aitkin
Track and Field: Engholm, Pierzinski named PL's field MVPs. Chaney, Johnson named track MVPs
7th-grade Thunder wins Summer Kickoff
Girls Golf: PR-B's Barchus 54th, Netland 60th
Boys Golf: PR-B's Raph 7th at state. PL's Seeling takes 15th, Neva 57th
Robert "Bob" Masters
Kathy Jo Riley
Karen Rose Johnson
Methodists' stance on homosexuality divides the church
Grim's Grub: Gender equality created today's cafes
Faith: A call to love your neighbor
Senior Menus: June 17-21, 2019
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Sheriff's Corner: There are rules regarding water rafts on Minnesota lakes
Ask a Trooper: Across the line
Sheriff's Corner: ATV season is here, so be sure to ride safe
The Last Windrow: Corn field mistake acknowledged 30 years later
Vogt's Notes: Stop to offer up prayers for crash victims
letters to the editor
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
Births: May 3-15, 2019
May 31, 2019
Looking Back - May 31, 2019
40 years ago, May 31, 1979 The VFW of Pequot Lakes elects Don Olson as its commander, Art Schmidt as first vice commander, Vic Elstadt as adjutant and Ken Lunde as quartermaster. Minnesota's second annual turkey hunting season ended May 6, with 116 hunters bagging gobblers. Fish Tales:...
May 31, 2019 - 3:30am
May 28, 2019
Honoring those who sacrificed their lives: Memorial Day events presented
It was an overcast day -- Monday, May 27 -- at 51 degrees, with a 13 mph east wind blowing the American flags along the fence line and in the...
May 28, 2019 - 7:00am
May 24, 2019
Looking Back - May 24, 2019
40 years ago, May 24, 1979 A tanker, loaded with 7,500 gallons of LP gas, exploded at Echo Ridge in Crosslake, destroying the club and two cabins in the immediate area.
May 24, 2019 - 3:30am
May 22, 2019
Pillager groups host 'History in Your Background' lecture series
PILLAGER—Sylvan Township and Pillager School Community Education are teaming up to present a summer-long history lecture series called "History in Your Backyard." This six-part series will be presented at 6:30 p.m. on the last Tuesday of the month from May through October at...
May 22, 2019 - 7:30am
Historic Pequot Lakes fire tower plans heat up
Crow Wing County is seeking bids from contractors to perform repairs and improvements to the historic Pequot Lakes fire tower it bought from...
May 22, 2019 - 7:00am
May 16, 2019
Looking Back - May 16, 2019
40 years ago, May 17, 1979 Nisswa Rollarena managers seek Guinness World Record for longest time roller skating backwards. (Advertisement) Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band at the Marlow Theatre in Pine River. With the cold weather, the bait stores all over may have been short...
May 16, 2019 - 11:30am
April 19, 2019
Danecdotes: This week in less-discussed history
I haven't exactly been secretive about my fondness for history over the past few years. I've loved the subject since I was young, so much so...
April 19, 2019 - 7:30am
April 2, 2019
Discussions on Minnesota Republican history slated April 4, 5
Minnesota Republican politics - then and now - will be the topic of two forums sponsored by the Gordon Rosenmeier Center for State and Local...
April 2, 2019 - 8:00am
April 1, 2019
Pequot Lakes Area Historical Society: Let's bridge the generation gap
It is often said that the younger generations lack an interest in history. And why is that? Our schools teach students "history." They learn...
April 1, 2019 - 10:00am
March 16, 2019
Pequot Community Education classes listed
Pequot Lakes Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at www.isd186.org by clicking on "community education"...
March 16, 2019 - 6:30am
February 20, 2019
Crow Wing County plans to buy land next to historic fire tower
Crow Wing County bought the historic Pequot Lakes fire tower from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in October and now is looking...
February 20, 2019 - 9:00am
January 29, 2019
Pequot Lakes Area Historical Society: A town's history is important
The history of the town where you live and work is like a lost gold mine. It's there, but you have to look for it, and then find it, and then...
January 29, 2019 - 8:00am
January 18, 2019
Looking Back - Jan. 18, 2019
40 years ago, Jan. 18, 1979 (Headline) "Operation Bushwhacker" nets 37 arrests in theft spree (Headline) Klondike Derby attended by Pequot Scouts...
January 18, 2019 - 3:30am
Little Falls museum wants art that's skin deep
It's an art form that is as old as man has been in existence. From the remains of Otzi the Ice Man and Egyptian mummies dating back to between...
December 18, 2018 - 9:00am
December 14, 2018
Historical and Cultural Heritage grants awarded to Crow Wing, Morrison county historical societies
The Minnesota Historical Society announced the newest recipients of 42 historical and cultural heritage large grants ($10,001 and up) in 27 counties, totaling $4,849,057 in fiscal year 2019. The grants, awarded once each fiscal year, are made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage...
December 14, 2018 - 6:30am