Pequot Lakes News


12/16/2018 02:24 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes Library volunteer retires 

Donna Olson , the retiring materials manager at the Pequot Lakes Community Library, stands with Pat Volk and Judy Anderson.


12/15/2018 02:54 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Blotter - Dec. 15, 201827 min ago 

CRASH: Report on Dec. 10 at 3:46 p.m. of a property damage crash on North Shore Pines and County Road 1 in Pine River.


12/14/2018 08:47 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes: Council paves way for another highway billboard35 min ago 

Motorists traveling south on Highway 371 in Pequot Lakes are reminded they can still exit to get into town.


12/12/2018 10:12 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Curiosity paves path for Hunts' legacy of innovation and giving.... 

Paul and Lynn Hunt accept the Business Legacy Award presented at the seventh annual Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce Celebration of Excellence dinner Thursday, Nov. 15, at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video Cuyuna Regional Medical Center CEO Kyle Bauer speaks on stage with other CRMC employees Thursday, Nov. 15, as CRMC was presented the Business Excellence Award during the Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce Celebration of Excellence dinner at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake.


12/11/2018 10:31 AM  ~~~Source~~~
2-vehicle crash sends 88-year-old to hospital12 min ago 

An 88-year-old woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 10:04 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, on Highway 371, south of Pequot Lakes.


12/10/2018 08:04 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Waiting for a Mentor: Build up a youth49 min ago 

Cooper is a sweet and lovable 7-year-old boy who recently has been enrolled in our Lunch Buddies Program while he waits for a mentor.


12/08/2018 12:19 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Blotter - Dec. 8, 20183 min ago 

CRASHES: Report on Nov. 29 at 5:37 a.m. of a vehicle off the road on County Road 145 and Silver Sands Road in Jenkins.


12/07/2018 12:46 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Vogt's Notes: Always remember to shop local9 min ago 

The outside holiday lights are up and twinkling in the night sky. The Christmas tree adds a cozy touch to the living room with its multicolored lights, ornaments and fresh pine scent.


12/07/2018 08:39 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes: Rasmussen Road improvement ideas shared at open house 

The Pequot Lakes City Council has identified Rasmussen Road - or the former County Road 112/former Old Highway 371 - as needing improvements.


12/06/2018 08:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes High School: Crowley, Bauer take on new roles in 'A Christmas Carol' 

Elizabeth Blaeser as the Ghost of Christmas Present brings Noah Crowley as Scrooge to the Cratchit household during a dress rehearsal for "A Christmas Carol" Monday, Dec. 3, at Pequot Lakes High School.


12/05/2018 05:32 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Pine River-Backus to host Relay for Life on Friday46 min ago 

Pine River-Backus School's first Relay For Life will be Friday, Dec. 7, with events to last through the day.


12/05/2018 06:06 AM  ~~~Source~~~
19 min 7 sec ago 

Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes will present its annual Christmas Cantata, "Tonight, Heaven Touches Earth," presented by the Grace choir and community members from the lakes area.


12/04/2018 11:27 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Blotter - Dec. 4 

Report at 2:27 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 of people sitting in a vehicle on the 15000 block of Dellwood Drive. Report at 6:47 p.m. Friday of a neighbor reporting a vehicle in the driveway on the 5300 block of Birchdale Lane.


12/04/2018 07:21 AM  ~~~Source~~~
5. Truck fire ignites in pole shed: Nisswa and Pequot Lakes firefighters respond 

About 20 firefighters from Nisswa and Pequot Lakes work to extinguish a fire about 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, on the 6700 block of Cullen Loop, north of Nisswa and east of Lower Cullen Lake.


12/03/2018 05:16 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves revised budget, adds new positions 

With the newly approved budget, the district should operate with revenues totalling $22,473,411, giving the district a net surplus of $223,434.