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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
National interests converge on Brainerd in US's only gray wolf delisting hearing
Bar video sought in fatal Minnesota crash investigation
'There is no pardon for me': Minnesota survivor faces man who raped her
Pine River Library, River Fitness restart 5K event
Stauber, Klobuchar, Smith applaud $190000 EDA grant for Itasca County
Anglers: Consider releasing big sunfish, eat the smaller ones
Please, follow the regulations when boating, fishing and atv riding - MnDNR CO Reports
Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
Inside the Outdoors: A bug for every season
David J. Berres
Vicki Lynn Glunz
Sandra "Sandie" Sue Tricker
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
June 10, 2019
Pequot Lakes, Brainerd vying for children's museum
Since 2015, quiet discussion has been taking place in Cass, Crow Wing, Wadena, Todd and Morrison counties about the development of a regional children's museum. In March, the Region 5 Children's Museum board (a working title; the museum is not a project under the economic development...
June 10, 2019 - 7:30am
April 11, 2019
Pequot Lakes: Council takes up Akerson's absence
Longtime Pequot Lakes City Council member Jerry Akerson, re-elected in November, hasn't been sworn in or attended a council meeting yet this...
April 11, 2019 - 6:00am
January 22, 2019
Chasing the blood moon: Photographer shares experience
Astro-photography intrigues me and challenges me. My skill level is low, even though I do time lapses of the stars and always pursue the next...
January 22, 2019 - 7:00am
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
May 26, 2018
Crosslake: Council OKs dog park on city land
About 1 acre of newly acquired city land near the Crosslake Community Center is set to become a dog park. Despite some opposition from neighbors,...
May 26, 2018 - 3:00am
March 17, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Council nixes idea for new maintenance facility location
A majority of the Pequot Lakes City Council shot down the idea to consider a new location for the city's pending maintenance facility project....
March 17, 2018 - 7:00am
December 1, 2017
Pequot Lakes: Preliminary tax levy reduced further
A revised general revenue tax levy for Pequot Lakes totals $1,623,650, an increase of $41,827 from 2017. That's the number that will be presented...
December 1, 2017 - 4:00am
November 25, 2017
Pequot Lakes: TCI group looks at new city logo
A new logo to go with Pequot Lakes' recently adopted slogan "The Heart of the Good Life" is in the works. The Thriving Communities Initiative...
November 25, 2017 - 4:00am
August 28, 2017
Pequot Lakes: City welcome website up and running
A new Pequot Lakes welcome website is now live, thanks to the city's Thriving Communities Initiative group. The TCI steering group met Wednesday,...
August 28, 2017 - 6:00am
July 5, 2017
Pequot Lakes: Geographical area for community foundation set
The Pequot Lakes Thriving Communities Initiative steering committee - the group that's planning for the city's future - decided on the geographic...
July 5, 2017 - 5:00am
May 29, 2017
Pequot Lakes: City slogan discussed
The Pequot Lakes Thriving Communities Initiative steering committee learned about a new town slogan in the works when it met Wednesday, May 17, at Pequot Lakes City Hall. Mark Jurchen, chair of the economy task force, said his group came up with "The Heart of the Good Life" as a possible...
May 29, 2017 - 6:30am
February 24, 2017
Looking Back - Feb. 24, 2017
40 years ago, Feb. 24, 1977 A record number of spectators and 10 race cars turned out for the jalopy races in Fifty Lakes on Feb. 20. (Headline) City council reminds dog owners of Pequot Lakes leash law 30 years ago, Feb. 26, 1987 (Photo) Winning first prize in the Junior Division...
February 24, 2017 - 1:33pm
January 19, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Council members no longer liaisons to city departments: Administrator fills that role
Now that the city has an administrator, the Pequot Lakes City Council agreed Tuesday, Jan. 5, to no longer have council liaisons to city departments. Instead, department heads will report to city administrator Nancy Malecha, who will contact council members if necessary. In the past,...
January 19, 2016 - 8:57am
October 1, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Council promotes from within
Nancy Malecha, Pequot Lakes deputy city clerk since 2004, became the city's first administrator/clerk effective Monday, Sept. 28. The move followed...
October 1, 2015 - 8:42am