Crosslake News


08/19/2018 09:08 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crosslake: Council approves Crosslake Days chili cook-off 

The line waiting to taste chili at the 2017 festival. 2018 Crosslake Days will take place Thursday-Saturday, Sept.


08/18/2018 06:36 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pine River: Council addresses complaints 

The Pine River City Council received complaints on two matters ahead of its Monday, Aug. 13, meeting concerning both long-term parking and building inspections. The city has received complaints regarding the long-term parking of Ryan Nelson's yellow fire truck along city side streets.


08/17/2018 12:47 PM  ~~~Source~~~
1 min 43 sec ago 

Recognizing that Crosslake has telecommuters as well as work-from-home residents, the Crosslake Economic Development Authority has partnered with Crosslake Communications to begin a small business resource center.


08/14/2018 11:33 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Election 2018: Pequot Lakes will have new mayor; area city, school board races listed23 min ago 

After four terms and eight years as mayor, with a two-year hiatus from 2015-16, Mayor Nancy Adams decided not to seek re-election.


08/14/2018 04:28 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crosslaker Meeting Updates Progress on Many Projects 

The Crosslakers group held its third town meeting in three years at Zorbaz on Thursday, August 9. The venue was the same as the previous two meetings but instead of talking about what could happen in the future, the group was reporting to a standing room only crowd on what is happening now as the projects the Crosslakers have backed are one by one becoming a reality. The largest project to come out of the Minnesota Design Team visit of several years ago and carried forward by the Crosslakers is the National Loon Center.


08/14/2018 04:28 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Moonlite Bay hosts annual Cardboard Boat Races 

Above: An aerial view of Moonlite Bay on Cross Lake prior to the annual Cardboard Boat Races held on Saturday, August 11; Above right: The adult winners were Cole Haglund and Chad Christiansen, pictured here with race founder Harvey Kack - photo submitted; Bottom right: The Hamel Heroes were one of several kids division teams at the annual Cardboard Boat Races at Moonlite Bay in Crosslake on Saturday, August 11. Winners in the kids division was the Red Nights boat with paddlers Ian and Cullen - photo by John Hugo; Below: The "Cardboard Queens" Ella and Anna Prybil - photo by John Hugo


08/14/2018 04:28 AM  ~~~Source~~~
40th Annual Ideal Beef Feed 

Pictured above: Hundreds of people attended the 40th annual Ideal Beef Feed Wednesday, August 8 to benefit the Ideal Fire Department.


08/13/2018 12:34 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Vogt's Notes: Celebrate summer with us at an old-fashioned picnic Aug. 152 min ago 

This is our annual customer appreciation open house. We'll serve you complimentary hot dogs, chips and beverage.


08/12/2018 05:53 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Agendas - Aug. 12 

All items here listed are considered to be routine by the City Council and will be acted on by one motion. There will be no separate discussion on these items unless a Citizen or Councilmember so requests: E. PUBLIC FORUM - No action will be taken on any of the issues raised.


08/12/2018 01:19 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Mitchell takes second in CWC Fair baking contest 

Emily Mitchell from Crosslake entered two cream pies in the 2018 Crow Wing County Fair Baking Contest last week.


08/12/2018 08:46 AM  ~~~Source~~~
2 min 26 sec ago 

Crow Wing County maintenance crews will continue to spray patch this week on County Highway 22 in Maple Grove Township, between County Highway 23 and County Road 108.


08/11/2018 12:33 PM  ~~~Source~~~
16 min 21 sec ago 

Pine River recently recently received a new addition to its health offerings with the late June opening of Select Therapies on Barclay Avenue.


08/11/2018 07:43 AM  ~~~Source~~~
4. Brzinski, Grimler join Echo Publishing 

Brzinski, of Brainerd, is an advertising representative for the Crosslake area, with some accounts in the Brainerd-Baxter areas.


08/07/2018 10:32 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Births: Aug. 7, 20189 min ago 

Jack and Mina Sargent, Crosslake, a boy, Glen William, 6 pounds, 11 ounces, July 3, 2018.


08/02/2018 06:48 AM  ~~~Source~~~
2 min 49 sec ago 

Three area mayors filed for re-election Tuesday, July 31, the day filings opened for area city, township and school board seats on the Nov. 6 general election ballot.