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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Celebrate dairy month June 26
Susan G. Komen Brainerd Lakes Race for the Cure: Breast cancer survivor promotes education
Making the Grade: June 24, 2019
Falls prevention: A Matter of Balance
Larson graduates from basic military training
Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
Inside the Outdoors: A bug for every season
Golf results: June 22, 2019
Rescuing a raptor: Neighbors, volunteers return eaglet to nest
Baseball: Meister named MVP for Patriots
Vicki Lynn Glunz
Joanne Mae Drew
Deloris G. Benson
Mildred "Millie" Margaret Rose Paulson
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
Ask the Master Gardener: It's been a slow start to the growing season
Faith: Father's Day reflection
Senior Menus: June 24-28, 2019
Card games: June 10-14, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A perfect day
The Last Windrow: Sorting through life's accumulations
Danecdotes: A new appreciation for 'the little things'
Opinion: What do Americans want?
Letter to the editor: President, country deserve respect
letters to the editor
Births: May 29-June 16, 2019
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
Pine River Council
April 23, 2019
Pine River: City receives maintenance update
Public Works Director Mike Hansen gave the Pine River City Council a run-down of upcoming projects for the spring and summer during the Tuesday,...
April 23, 2019 - 4:00am
September 25, 2018
Pine River: Council decides against zoning change for private clubs
In the interest of maintaining certain business presences on Barclay Avenue, the Pine River City Council decided not to change zoning ordinances...
September 25, 2018 - 4:00am
August 18, 2018
Pine River: Council addresses complaints
The Pine River City Council received complaints on two matters ahead of its Monday, Aug. 13, meeting concerning both long-term parking and building...
August 18, 2018 - 4:00am
April 23, 2018
Pine River: Council learns from latest audit
The city of Pine River received a positive audit report from Chris Clasen with the firm Justin, Clasen and Company, as well as recommendations...
April 23, 2018 - 9:00am
March 22, 2018
Pine River: City seeks grants for dam replacement
Pine River's city engineer, Bryan Drown of Bolton and Menk, continues to seek options for design and funding for the city's future dam replacement....
March 22, 2018 - 7:00am
February 26, 2018
Pine River: City to add credit card payment option
The Pine River City Council decided to add a credit card payment option to its website for the payment of bills and utilities. Discussion during...
February 26, 2018 - 5:00am
September 25, 2017
Pine River: Council pursues grant for dam study - Preliminary levy remains flat
The Pine River City Council decided Tuesday, Sept. 12, to pursue a matching dam safety grant to pay for design work for the Pine River Dam replacement...
September 25, 2017 - 4:00am
July 22, 2017
Pine River: Council talks business
Business was the topic of choice at the Tuesday, July 11, Pine River City Council meeting, with approvals granted for a manufacturing company...
July 22, 2017 - 8:00am
Pine River: City's criminal prosecution may end in March
The city of Pine River could be contracting with Cass County for criminal prosecutions as soon as March 1. During the Tuesday, Feb. 14, regular...
February 22, 2017 - 11:04pm
January 24, 2017
Pine River: Council discusses vacating alleys
Discussion continued Tuesday, Jan. 10, at the Pine River City Council meeting regarding an alley on Jefferson Avenue, and a new alley was added to the city discussion at the request of Nathan Sauvageau. On Tuesday, Feb. 14, the council will hold a hearing to discuss vacating an alley...
January 24, 2017 - 10:14pm
September 21, 2016
Pine River: Council decides on failed business loan, approves levy
The Pine River City Council faced a decision to accept a loss of approximately $26,000 or risk even more in an attempt to collect it during the Tuesday, Sept. 13, regular meeting. Brad Swanson of Pine River State Bank explained to the council that the owners of the former Fresh Start...
September 21, 2016 - 11:37am
August 22, 2016
Pine River: Council comes to agreement over verbal agreements
During the Monday, Aug. 8, meeting of the Pine River City Council, the council agreed to pay one-third of a $9,212.98 expense the city incurred because of errors in a verbal agreement. The expense was for a consultant fee. The city originally believed it would only be responsible...
August 22, 2016 - 8:25am
Pine River: Council discusses revolving loan fund
The Pine River City Council on Tuesday, June 14, discussed several issues pertaining to the city's revolving loan fund, including an overdue loan amount.
June 22, 2016 - 9:15am
April 20, 2016
Pine River: Council holds two public hearings
The Pine River City Council approved two requests following public hearings at the Tuesday, April 12, council meeting. The first public hearing was for a variance to allow Doug Taylor to build a fence at his Cozy Theater property in the city. Taylor was requesting a fence taller than...
April 20, 2016 - 2:35pm
March 16, 2016
Pine River: Council schedules two public hearings
The Pine River City Council scheduled two public hearings during the March 8 regular meeting. The first public hearing at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 12, will be to discuss the installation of a 9-foot tall fence surrounding the back property of Douglas Taylor's Cozy Theater property....
March 16, 2016 - 2:39pm