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August 19, 2017
New intersection opens in Pequot Lakes
PEQUOT LAKES—Residents, visitors and motorists in Pequot Lakes can now access Patriot Avenue/old Highway 371 from the south using the new...
August 19, 2017 - 8:00am
August 12, 2017
The Regional Report: News from around the lakes area
BREEZY POINT A grease waste dumping site is apparently causing a skunk problem for Breezy Point residents, the Echo Journal reported. Two residents...
August 12, 2017 - 6:00am
August 8, 2017
Reader Opinion: Restoring faith
The free concert Saturday, July 29, by Big Sweet Life (British Invasion) in Pequot Lakes was wonderful! Just watching the small children, teenagers, young adults, parents and grandparents restores my faith in humanity. In today's world more of that is appreciated and needed! Dixie...
August 8, 2017 - 7:30am
August 7, 2017
The Regional Report: News from around the lakes area
AITKIN COUNTY Broadband internet is on its way to rural Aitkin County, the Aitkin Independent Age reported. Two recipients were selected for...
August 7, 2017 - 7:00am
August 6, 2017
Three couples celebrate 65th anniversaries together
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — After 40 years of friendship, three local couples — who were all married within three months of each other...
August 6, 2017 - 6:30am
August 4, 2017
Former mayor, commissioner and area educator dies
Ed Larsen, former Crow Wing County commissioner and Pequot Lakes mayor and educator, passed away Wednesday in St. Cloud Hospital. He was 76....
August 4, 2017 - 10:58am
August 3, 2017
Rollover injures driver
PEQUOT LAKES—A 34-year-old man was arrested on two warrants outside of Crow Wing County Saturday following a crash on the 27000 block of Crow Wing County Highway 4 in Pequot Lakes. The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office responded to a one-vehicle rollover at 7:10 a.m. The driver...
August 3, 2017 - 9:55am
August 1, 2017
Man pleads guilty in sexual assault of woman in assisted living facility
A male caregiver at the Heritage House in Pequot Lakes admitted in a Brainerd courtroom he sexually assaulted a 78-year-old woman with Alzheimer's...
August 1, 2017 - 9:43am
July 20, 2017
Reader Opinion: Bean Hole Days
Wednesday, July 12, was the 30th consecutive year, beginning in 1987, where hundreds of people line up for their free bowl of beans from the hot coals at the Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. I have attended Bean Hole Days for 30 years. So, my camera was busy both days as the pots of...
July 20, 2017 - 6:30am
July 14, 2017
Pequot Lakes students show off their art in park exhibit
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — Recent visitors to Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes might have noticed something new. Ten works of art by Pequot Lakes...
July 14, 2017 - 9:00am
Iconic bobber water tower marks 30 years in central Minn. community
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn.—"Find the Bobber ... You're there!" Who knew that 30 years ago this summer, what appeared to be an off-the-cuff idea...
July 14, 2017 - 8:30am
July 12, 2017
PHOTO: Lowering The Beans
Kirk Larson (left) and Tim Hidde guide the last pot of beans into a bed of hot coals Tuesday at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. The tradition...
July 12, 2017 - 3:00am
June 28, 2017
Finding fun on the Fourth of July
New leadership at the helm of Brainerd Community Action means a new face is responsible for organizing the Fourth of July celebration. Holly...
June 28, 2017 - 7:00am
June 23, 2017
Softball: Pequot wins Grand Rapids tourney
The Pequot Lakes 12-and-under softball team won the second annual Up North Grand Slam tournament June 18 in Grand Rapids. Pequot finished 2-1...
June 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 20, 2017
Pequot Lakes: Fire tower closed to public
The Pequot Lakes fire tower off County State Aid Highway 11 is no longer open for people to climb for a sprawling view of the area from high...
June 20, 2017 - 11:13am