Crosslake News

11/13/2018 07:40 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Game of Thrones: Manhattan Beach mayor to be chosen with 'game of chance' 

Members of the Manhattan Beach Canvassing Board are set to meet 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14 to determine the new mayor via coin toss, card pull or another "game of chance."

11/12/2018 12:59 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Crosslake-Fifty Lakes Legion donates to women's center31 min ago 

Commander Paul Palmer of the Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion presents a check to Cristina Fluegge of the Mid-Minnesota Women's Center.

11/10/2018 01:22 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Christmas fundraiser for needy veterans underway1 hour ago 

Homeless and Wounded Warriors MN kicked off its Christmas fundraiser for 2018 and is seeking donations to assist needy veteran families during the holidays.

11/09/2018 10:55 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Nisswa voters overwhelmingly in Brekken's camp, ousting incumbent.... 

Bill Brekken and incumbent Paul Thiede, Crow Wing County commissioner candidates for District 2, sit side by side at the Oct. 2 candidate forum at the land services building in Brainerd. The forum was moderated by Wayne Holtmeyer of the League of Women Voters.

11/09/2018 12:43 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Vogt's Notes: Community newspaper is your information source1 min ago 

Diehard Opinion page readers noticed the influx of letters to the editor in the Echo Journal the past few weeks, the vast majority of which endorsed local political candidates for various offices.

11/07/2018 09:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Pine River-Backus School Board: Two newcomers to join board51 min ago 

After a close race, voters chose two new board members for the Pine River-Backus School Board - Ryan Trumble and Wanda Carlson.

11/07/2018 02:53 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes School Board: Two new members elected over incumbents12 min ago 

Voters elected newcomers Dena Moody and Tracy Wallin to the Pequot Lakes School Board, while Derrek Johnson was the only incumbent re-elected to the board.

11/07/2018 10:33 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crow Wing County Commissioner: Brekken defeats Thiede for board seat 

Bill Brekken has been elected as the newest member of the Crow Wing County Board, representing District 2 and defeating longtime board member Paul Thiede.

11/07/2018 06:23 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Goddard elected Crow Wing County Sheriff18 min ago 

Scott Goddard, current captain of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department, has been elected the department's newest sheriff.

11/07/2018 02:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crosslake Dog Park Plans Soft Opening 

A soft or unofficial opening of the Crosslake Dog Park will occur through the winter months to help determine where the benches and other structures, such as a wind shelter and picnic tables should be located. A grand opening will take place in the spring when organizers can more properly thank all of the individuals and groups who have helped to make this park a reality.

11/05/2018 07:59 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crash at intersection injures 4 

A driver and three passengers were injured, one seriously, in a two-vehicle crash Friday, Nov. 2, at the intersection of Highways 169 and 27 in Onamia. The Minnesota State Patrol responded to the crash at 4:10 p.m., where a Chevy Equinox was traveling east on Highway 27 and a Chevy Silverado was southbound on Highway 169.

11/04/2018 09:48 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Breezy Point women learn about Bridges of Hope35 min ago 

On Wednesday, Oct. 3, the Breezy Point Area Women's Club met at Palmer's Grille at Deacon's Lodge for lunch and to learn about Bridges of Hope.

11/04/2018 05:34 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Faces: Graumann is perfect fit for Crosslake parks and recreation job 

Parks and Recreation and Library director TJ Graumann checks the alignment on poles for a snow fence by the new public sledding hill Wednesday, Oct. 17 at the Crosslake Community Center.

11/03/2018 10:19 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crosslake: Candidates emphasize need for public input 

From left, Crosslake City Council and mayoral candidates R. Clay Porter, Dave Schrupp, Patty Norgaard, John Andrews, Aaron Herzog and David Nevin listen to a question during a candidate forum Tuesday, Oct. 23 at Crosslake Community School.

10/31/2018 12:57 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Christmas for Kids accepting applications19 min ago 

Christmas for Kids is a local community, nonprofit organization that brings Christmas gifts to less fortunate kids in the community.