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Crow Wing County Land Sale set for Friday
Pequot Lakes Middle School honor roll
Crow Wing SWCD board to meet in Breezy Point in July
Crow Wing County Board: County grants Line 3 easements to Enbridge
Manhattan Beach: Council names P&Z commissioner
Inside the Outdoors: Gray wolf may be the "third rail" of wildlife management
Baseball: U13 Patriots lose four
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
David J. Berres
Donald T Schmalenberg
Chef's Hat: Mix a cold drink to enjoy a hot summer day
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
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
May 15, 2019
Patriot Perspective: It really is a good day to be a Patriot
Why do so many people say they chose to live in this area because of the great schools? Why was Pequot Lakes High School voted the No. 1 school in the Brainerd lakes area? Why did someone provide an anonymous $100,000 donation to the Patriot Foundation this past fall? Reputations...
May 15, 2019 - 4:00am
April 16, 2019
PLHS seeks projects for Day of Caring. Applications due by May 3
Students, staff and volunteers from Pequot Lakes High School are looking to give back to the communities that support the school. An important...
April 16, 2019 - 6:00am
April 15, 2019
Patriot Perspective: Spring offers us a fresh start
It is really hard to tolerate the weather in Minnesota sometimes. It seems that winter comes early, stays late and oftentimes spring gets skipped...
April 15, 2019 - 5:30am
March 18, 2019
Patriot Perspective: Patriot wellness
The Pequot Lakes School District put into action a health and wellness committee at the start of this year and kicked off the program with an...
March 18, 2019 - 2:30am
November 12, 2018
Patriot Perspective: The power of 'yet'
As I ventured through classrooms recently, I had more than one student come up and share about how they used the "power of yet." Their pride...
November 12, 2018 - 8:00am
April 30, 2018
Patriot Perspective: What's with all this foundations talk?
The Patriot Foundation board is excited to announce its official kickoff celebration scheduled for Friday, May 18, at 6 p.m. on the Breezy Belle....
April 30, 2018 - 4:30am
January 22, 2018
Patriot Perspective: I'm proud to be a Patriot
As I think back to my childhood and growing up, I vividly recall what it felt like every year on the first day of school. I remember feeling...
January 22, 2018 - 9:00am
November 14, 2017
Patriotic Perspective: Athletic officials needed
The winter athletic season is upon us. Dance and girls hockey are already underway and the other winter activities will start in the next couple of weeks. With the start of winter games just around the corner, it is once again time to visit the topic of game officials. In short, we...
November 14, 2017 - 5:30am
September 18, 2017
Patriot Perspective: Patriot Foundation to support scholarships, grants
With the halls of Pequot Lakes Schools again full of students eager to learn and excited to be with friends, we Patriots have so much to celebrate. Our students and staff have returned to wonderfully prepared classrooms and facilities for learning, for the arts and for our many athletic...
September 18, 2017 - 6:30am
May 28, 2017
Patriot Perspective: Proud to have been a Patriot!
I have had the distinct honor of serving as the Pequot Lakes High School principal for the past seven years. As this school year comes to an...
May 28, 2017 - 10:00am
April 17, 2017
Patriot Perspective: Community input and the Patriot Foundation
The Pequot Lakes community has been engaged in a visioning and planning process over the past eight months called the Thriving Communities Initiative that has included input, ideas and discussion involving upward of 200 people. "Keep investing in good schools" was voiced as one of...
April 17, 2017 - 5:30am
February 20, 2017
Patriot Perspective: Things picking up STEAM at Eagle View
February is I Love to Read Month, and this year the focus is on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics). The month kicked off with Hats Off to Reading on Wednesday, Feb. 1. Upcoming events include a Lego Makerspace in the library, after school STEAM classes,...
February 20, 2017 - 10:29pm
November 3, 2014
Patriots pound Park Rapids in playoffs
The second-seeded Pequot Lakes Patriots football team pounded third-seeded Park Rapids 42-14 in the Section 8AAA semifinal on a sunny, cool Saturday,...
November 3, 2014 - 11:07am
October 16, 2014
Patriot Family Fun Run results listed
The Patriot Family Fun Run included a 2K and 5K race Saturday, Oct. 11, at Eagle View Elementary School in Pequot Lakes.
October 16, 2014 - 2:58pm
October 7, 2014
Patriot Family Fun Run
The fourth annual Patriot Family Fun Run was unsay, Oct. 5, at Eagle View Elementary School, where racers ran a 2K or 5K race. For more photos,...
October 7, 2014 - 9:15am