Pequot Lakes News


06/17/2018 11:19 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes: City closer to receiving payment for roads 

The Pequot Lakes City Council should receive approximately $4 million at the end of June or early July to take over approximately six miles of state and county roads as a result of the four-lane Highway 371 expansion project.


06/15/2018 09:05 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes: Council nixes Trailside Park traffic study41 min ago 

A call for an official study to project traffic patterns around Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes before starting the park expansion project was unsuccessful Tuesday, June 5. City council members Jerry Akerson and Randy Loukota requested the study, with support from Michelle Lelwica, owner of Hopkins Health & Wellness and Snap Fitness on Government ... (more)


06/15/2018 09:05 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes: Vote to change off-sale liquor license rules fails again31 min ago 

After delaying a decision to change off-sale liquor license rules to first alert those affected by the potential changes, the Pequot Lakes City Council decided on a split vote Tuesday, June 5, not to make any changes.


06/14/2018 07:15 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Performing Arts - June 14 

Stage North Theatre Co. presents "Baby Face," 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, June 14-16 and 2 p.m. Saturday, June 16, Franklin Arts Center auditorium.


06/14/2018 09:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Wallin to talk about ice harvesting Saturday20 min ago 

Cutting ice from the river, Toronto, Canada. By John Boyd - This image is available from the Archives of Ontario under the item reference code C 7-3 545, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3422983 Calvin Wallin will be the Pequot Lakes Area Historical Society's guest volunteer Saturday, June 16. He will talk about ice ... (more)


06/13/2018 05:52 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Grace United Methodist to host community picnic8 min ago 

Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes invites the community to a summer picnic to celebrate and honor volunteers at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, at the church.


06/12/2018 01:35 PM  ~~~Source~~~
TDS franchise agreement: Here's what it means41 min ago 

Among those who approved an agreement with TDS are Backus, Hackensack, Pequot Lakes, Pine River and Breezy Point, along with Birch Lake and Pelican townships.


06/12/2018 08:55 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Central Lakes Rotary plants trees at Pequot's Mayo Lake Park 

Bruce Meade, president of the Central Lakes Rotary Club, Keith Simar and Debra Warner, Rotary District 5580 governor plant a single blue spruce to finish a tree planting event near Mayo Lake. Kevin Olson of West Twin Lake passes a tree to Keith Simar to kick off a rotary tree planting event.


06/11/2018 10:18 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Community Action donates planters to Pequot Lakes16 min ago 

"When we heard that existing wood flower planters were in rough shape we decided to enlist the help of local artisan Josh Porter to help us with the new design for the flower planters.


06/11/2018 08:00 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes Community Theatre to present 'Bus Stop'26 min ago 

Pequot Lakes Community Theatre will present "Bus Stop" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, July 11-13, and Tuesday-Thursday, July 17-19, in the Pequot Lakes High School auditorium.


06/10/2018 06:44 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Northland Automotive Repair opens in former DG Towing building 

David Herrera is the new name in automotive repair in Pequot Lakes after opening Northland Automotive Repair on the North end of Patriot Avenue.


06/09/2018 12:14 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Blotter - June 9, 20185 min ago 

Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department - ANIMAL BITE: Report on May 28 at 9:30 p.m. of a cat bite on North Shore Drive in Emily.


06/08/2018 07:22 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Looking Back - June 8, 20181 hour ago 

Walter Hermerding was awarded the "Civil Servant of the Year" plaque at ceremonies in St. Paul on Wednesday, May 24. Pastor Donald Stein will be installed as the pastor of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Pequot Lakes on June 11. Pequot Lakes Patriots who qualified for the Class A state track meet are Kirsten Noska, Tamala Zwart, Kyle Hart and Clayton ... (more)


06/07/2018 07:38 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes: Council takes action to allow billboards on Highway 371 

The Pequot Lakes community was a step closer to getting a billboard or two along the new Highway 371 to help alert motorists where to turn to go downtown. The planning commission on Thursday, May 31, sent three items to the city council as the next step in the process.


06/06/2018 07:29 AM  ~~~Source~~~
l to r: Pat Pickar, Scott Goddard and Eric Klang 

Most who filed by the deadline to be a candidate for an elected office in Crow Wing County will have to wait until the November general election to see what the future holds in store for them.