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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Lakes area should brace for 5-7 inches of snow
Pine River-Backus School District: Bond referendum details explained
Backus Senior Center shares events
Community mourns the loss of 'Mad Hugger' Joe Plut
Nisswa: Fire department to buy turnout gear washer/dryer
Area Girls Basketball: PR-B the better of the Tigers
Area Boys Basketball: PR-B scores 9-point win
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
Karen Maxine Lee
Martha Czech Brady
Alfred 'Al' A. Sorem
Joseph Louis Plut Jr.
Boost your immune system and fight colds with probiotics
3 things for better health - Jan. 21
Pine River United Methodist Church makes donation
Senior Menus: Jan. 21-25, 2019
Faith: Encouragement for a discouraged world
From the Lefthand Corner: 2020 run for president beginning now
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
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
December 28, 2018
Nisswa: Tax levy to rise 8.71 percent in 2019
On a 4-1 vote, the Nisswa City Council adopted its 2019 general revenue tax levy that shows an 8.71 percent tax levy increase over 2018. The...
December 28, 2018 - 4:00am
December 24, 2018
Jenkins: Council approves levy, budget
The Jenkins City Council on Monday, Dec. 10, approved the final general revenue tax levy for 2019 after determining the city should not certify...
December 24, 2018 - 6:00am
December 16, 2018
Crosslake: Council approves 7 percent levy increase for 2019
The Crosslake City Council approved a 7 percent tax levy increase for 2019 during a special meeting Monday, Dec. 10, at Crosslake City Hall....
December 16, 2018 - 6:00am
December 15, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Council adopts budgets, levies on 4-1 vote
After removing a last-minute, $12,000 budget item to avoid a tax rate increase, the Pequot Lakes City Council approved a 2019 budgets and tax...
December 15, 2018 - 4:00am
December 6, 2018
Are recession rumors true? - Brainerd council discusses finances ahead of budget approval
Is an economic recession in Brainerd's near future? A potential looming financial downturn has been talked about off and on since the country...
December 6, 2018 - 5:00am
Lake Shore: Council makes budget decisions based on failed bond referendums - seek help to work better together
Lake Shore will not build a new city hall in 2019, and city council members will ask the League of Minnesota Cities to help council members work...
December 6, 2018 - 4:00am
October 2, 2018
Lake Shore: Residents may see 'substantial' hike in tax levy
Lake Shore residents could see a "substantial increase" in their 2019 general revenue tax levy. The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Sept....
October 2, 2018 - 4:00am
October 1, 2018
Nisswa: Council to work to lower tax levy, but more than 5 percent hike likely
Work will be done to lower the numbers after the Nisswa City Council approved a 2019 preliminary general revenue tax levy that reflects a 9 percent...
October 1, 2018 - 4:00am
September 25, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board sets preliminary levy at maximum amount
A nearly 20 percent levy increase could be in the cards for the Brainerd School District. School board members, during their Monday, Sept. 24...
September 25, 2018 - 9:00am
September 5, 2018
Cass County Board: 2019 preliminary tax levy a 1 percent increase
WALKER—Cass County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday, Sept. 4, to set the preliminary 2019 county levy at $22,530,913. That is $223,053...
September 5, 2018 - 8:00am
August 30, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Council to review budget with park, road projects - Preliminary tax levy to be considered Sept. 4
Pequot Lakes City Council members took their time reviewing all parts of a first draft of the 2019 budget, and will consider adopting a preliminary...
August 30, 2018 - 6:00am
May 4, 2018
Local option sales tax generates more revenue for county than projected
Almost $11.5 million has been collected in the past two years in the local option sales tax revenue for road improvement projects in Crow Wing County. The half cent local option sales tax was implemented April 1, 2016. The revenue, brought in as of April 1, represents a 34 percent...
May 4, 2018 - 10:30am
January 6, 2018
Manhattan Beach: Council approves same tax levy, will audio record meetings
Despite mild citizen opposition, the Manhattan Beach City Council set its 2018 general tax levy at $70,000 - the same as both 2016 and 2017....
January 6, 2018 - 6:00am
January 1, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Council approves slightly lower tax levy
Fifty Lakes will levy a total of $437,330 in 2018. The city council passed the general tax levy, which is $370 lower than this year, at its Monday,...
January 1, 2018 - 5:00am
December 30, 2017
Nisswa: Tax levy to rise 5 percent in 2018 - Council accepts $50,000 donation to park
The Nisswa City Council approved a 2018 general tax levy of $2,154,969, which is 5 percent higher ($102,618) than this year's levy. That number...
December 30, 2017 - 4:00am