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Pequot Lakes City Council
December 7, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Rasmussen Road improvement ideas shared at open house
About 30 people learned more about what improvements could be made to Rasmussen Road in Pequot Lakes when they attended an open house Tuesday,...
December 7, 2018 - 6:00am
November 23, 2018
Pequot Lakes: CR 29-Highway 371 intersection concerns shared
After hearing from residents that the Highway 371-County Road 29 intersection is dangerous, the Pequot Lakes City Council asked that the Minnesota...
November 23, 2018 - 4:00am
November 22, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Big projects scaled back. Council continues work to trim budget, levy
Big city projects likely will be scaled back as the Pequot Lakes City Council continues to try to reduce the 2019 budget and resulting general...
November 22, 2018 - 6:00am
November 7, 2018
Area election results are in. Find out who won the election in your city.
Election results from area cities, counties and school boards. Aitkin City Council Annie Root-McIntosh—242. Erin Wagner—478. Aitkin...
November 7, 2018 - 4:30am
Pequot Lakes: Tayloe to lead as mayor
A new face will lead the Pequot Lakes City Council as mayor in 2019. James Tayloe handily won the Tuesday, Nov. 6, election with 633 votes (61.10...
November 7, 2018 - 4:00am
October 19, 2018
Voter's Guide: City of Pequot Lakes
Pequot Lakes Mayor Cathy Malecha Age: Did not respond. Occupation: Owner of Timeless Appeal. Public office experience: Three terms as mayor and...
October 19, 2018 - 3:30pm
October 11, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Bids for Trailside Park area road projects rejected
The Pequot Lakes City Council rejected all bids for the proposed Sibley Street and Trailside Park road and utility improvements project with...
October 11, 2018 - 4:00am
October 4, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Candidates share different views of park, Patriot Avenue plans
Whether experienced in city government or political newcomers, all five candidates vying for Pequot Lakes City Council or mayoral seats spoke...
October 4, 2018 - 6:00am
September 26, 2018
Pequot Lakes candidate forum slated Oct. 1
The Pequot Lakes Chamber of Commerce will host a candidate forum for Pequot Lakes mayor and city council candidates from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday,...
September 26, 2018 - 4:00am
September 16, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Longtime public works supervisor retires
The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, Sept. 4, acknowledged the retirement of Mike Loven as public works supervisor effective Sept. 8. Loven...
September 16, 2018 - 4:00am
September 13, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Council adopts preliminary tax levy with goal to lower it - Big projects remain in budget
After stressing the 2019 general revenue tax levy is preliminary - not final - Pequot Lakes Mayor Nancy Adams suggested the city council adopt...
September 13, 2018 - 4:00am
August 30, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Council to review budget with park, road projects - Preliminary tax levy to be considered Sept. 4
Pequot Lakes City Council members took their time reviewing all parts of a first draft of the 2019 budget, and will consider adopting a preliminary...
August 30, 2018 - 6:00am
August 17, 2018
Pequot Lakes: City to get second bobber water tower
Pequot Lakes will soon have a second water tower painted as a fishing bobber. The white water tower off Pillsbury Avenue is more visible from...
August 17, 2018 - 4:00am
The Regional Report: Robot mowing high school field in Aitkin; Motley firefighters seek pay raise
AITKIN A robot is in charge of mowing Aitkin High School's Veterans Field this summer, the Aitkin Independent Age reported. Dotzler Power Equipment...
June 17, 2018 - 8:38pm
June 16, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Two billboard sites available on Highway 371
Two billboard sites are available on the east side of Highway 371 in Pequot Lakes after council action Tuesday, June 5. The council approved...
June 16, 2018 - 7:00am