Skip to main content
Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Agendas - May 26
Memorial Day round-up for the lakes area
Caregiver Support Group to meet at Crosslake Lutheran Church
Dutch and Irma Cragun to receive BLACF 2019 Award in Philanthropy
Pequot Lakes: Thorson named to All-State Symphonic Band
Outdoor Notes for May 26
Golf Results - May 23, 2019
Area Golf: CRMC grabs title sponsor roll for Lakes Area Showcase
BIR: Heavy dose of action at BIR over Memorial Day weekend
Football: U of M to tour Minnesota with Paul's Axe
Lois L. Hendricks
Mary Jane Janacek
Susan Katherine Crotty
Albert "Radar" Russell
Faith: God's law defines perfect love
Senior Menus: May 27-31, 2019
Card games: May 13-17, 2019
Faith: Surprised by beauty
Senior Menus: May 20-24, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A piece of paradise
The Last Windrow: Try tackling a farmer's chores on a rainy day
Vogt's Notes: Nominate a deserving Pequot Lakes area citizen, business
Opinion: Memorial Day - Thank our soldiers
Letter to the editor: What would it take?
letters to the editor
Births: May 9, 2019
Births: May 4, 2019
Births: Jan. 30-March 7, 2019
May 15, 2019
County board allows golf carts on Breezy Point county roads. Golf cart use permitted on county highways 4, 11 and 39 in the resort community
It's about to get a little more crowded on Crow Wing County roads in Breezy Point. The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners approved the resort...
May 15, 2019 - 7:00am
April 17, 2019
Brainerd: Transit department to hire additional employee
With dozens of hours of overtime each week, Brainerd's Transportation Coordinator Andy Stone needs some help. "There's opportunities being missed...
April 17, 2019 - 7:00am
Public meeting set to discuss Region 5 transportation needs
STAPLES—Region Five Development Commission invites Region Five residents to attend a public meeting to discuss regional transit coordination...
March 17, 2019 - 4:30am
March 15, 2019
MnDOT advises motorists to watch for flooded areas
The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises motorists to expect water on roads throughout central Minnesota as a combination of historic...
March 15, 2019 - 3:00am
February 16, 2019
Eggs & Issues forum participants talk scrambled politics in St. Paul
Death and taxes may be the surities of life—at the Eggs & Issues forum hosted every year, it's taxes and more taxes, hashed out out over...
February 16, 2019 - 9:00am
January 15, 2019
Region 5 wants to hear from residents about transportation
The Region Five Development Commission invites Region Five residents to a meeting to discuss regional transit coordination needs. The region consists of Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd and Wadena counties. The commission was awarded a Regional Transportation Coordinating Council grant...
January 15, 2019 - 4:30am
December 11, 2018
Transit coalition push includes $120 million ask for Greater Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- A Twin Cities coalition aiming to boost state investments in public transit said it will push for full funding of $120 million in...
December 11, 2018 - 6:03pm
November 23, 2018
College scholarships available for high school girls interested in transportation
For any female high school seniors interested in pursuing a college degree in a transportation-related field such as civil engineering, math, urban planning, geography, economics or public policy—the Women's Transportation Seminar has 2019 scholarships available they should...
November 23, 2018 - 4:30am
May 28, 2018
Duluth software firm develops updated ship tracker
DULUTH—As long as there have been ships there has been a curiosity for shipping news. "The No. 1 question we receive is, 'When is the next...
May 28, 2018 - 9:05pm
May 21, 2018
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
May 21, 2018 - 4:33pm
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
May 1, 2018
Rural lawmakers: MnDOT funding goes to metro
ST. PAUL — Rural Republican state lawmakers say Minnesota Department of Transportation officials only funded Twin Cities-area projects...
May 1, 2018 - 4:26pm
March 30, 2018
School, health, city advocates threatened by Minn. road funding plan
ST. PAUL—No one argues about one aspect of a proposed change to the Minnesota Constitution. "If it goes forward, it will affect every single...
March 30, 2018 - 5:20pm
March 24, 2018
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
In lieu of a magic crystal ball, Brainerd lakes area businesses hoped to get a glimpse into the future by asking area legislators to be prognosticators...
March 24, 2018 - 4:00am
February 9, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
ST. PAUL—Rebecca Otto won the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party's straw poll for governor in the 8th Congressional District. Three days later,...
February 9, 2018 - 12:39pm