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August 25, 2017
The cab of the Pequot Lakes Fire Tower was once used by the DNR forestry to watch for wildfire. Today, the tower sits empty due to budgetary issues and constant vandalism. Travis Grimler / Forum News Service
Pequot Lakes fire tower added to National Register, future up in air
August 25, 2017 - 5:06pm
August 6, 2017
From left: Ray and Sally Steffens, Wanda and Bob McKee, and Carol and John Archambo, all residents of Lower Hay Lake and friends for more than 40 years, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversaries together with a mass at St. Alice Catholic Church in Pequot Lakes, Minn., Thursday, July 20.
Three couples celebrate 65th anniversaries together
August 6, 2017 - 6:30am
July 27, 2017
Aaron William Sheffield
Minn. man accused of assaulting woman, endangering child in tense domestic dispute
July 27, 2017 - 8:57am
July 14, 2017
Art by Pequot Lakes High School students stands in Trailside Park. At left, "Wolves with Mountains and a Music Rainbow" by Holly Schiessel, Allison Francis and Naarah Neumann. In the middle, "Mandala with Colorful Background" by Alison Sommerness. At right, "Girl With the Planets" by Lyndsey Johnson and Cydney Philiposian. Forum News Service
Pequot Lakes students show off their art in park exhibit
July 14, 2017 - 9:00am
This photo taken by then-editor Louis Hoglund was published in the June 11, 1987, Country Echo newspaper with the following caption: Bunyan’s Bobber materializes: Gene Jones and Dave Heidinger of Maguire Iron Works, a Sioux Falls, South Dakota, water tower specialist firm, roll on white paint, creating the top half of the “World’s Largest Fishing Bobber.”
Iconic bobber water tower marks 30 years in central Minn. community
July 14, 2017 - 8:30am
June 9, 2017
Pequot Lakes Fire Chief Tom Nelson (right) walks near a residential unit at Heritage House of Pequot Lakes Thursday. Nelson confirmed Friday a fire is under investigation as an arson. Kelly Humphrey/ Forum News Service
Chief: Arson suspected in fire at assisted living home for elderly
June 9, 2017 - 8:38pm
June 4, 2017
With the Highway 371 realignment scheduled to open Tuesday, construction crews continue work between Nisswa and East Twin Lake. Steve Kohls / Forum News Serviceplay button
The future is now: Highway 371 bypass begins Tuesday
June 4, 2017 - 6:00am
May 12, 2017
Pequot Lakes High School junior Sydney Ellison is one of 15 photography students worldwide selected to attend a summer art program at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. Forum News Service photo.
Pequot Lakes student accepted to elite summer art program in Brooklyn
May 12, 2017 - 11:25am
March 23, 2017
Students at Pine River's Whitefish School in the 1920s pose in front of their school bus, something former student Irene Olson said most people don't believe existed that long ago. Submitted photo
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
March 12, 2017
Brandi and Eli Larson pose with just a few of the donations that will be going to children at the St. Paul's Children's Hospital as part of Eli's Epilepsy Project. Special to Forum News Service
Son's epilepsy diagnosis spurs Minn. family's donation challenge
March 12, 2017 - 8:21am
February 17, 2017
Minnesota State Trooper and commercial vehicle inspector Sgt. Jim Baillif examines the logging truck involved in the fatal crash south of Pequot Lakes Thursday. Steve Kohls / Forum News Serviceplay button
Authorities say fiery, fatal Minn. crash one of the worst they've ever seen
February 17, 2017 - 7:26am
February 16, 2017
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Minn. man killed in head-on collision with semi
February 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 11, 2017
Pequot Lakes High School art teacher Molly Wiste poses with the chainsaw carving she created at the Australian Chainsaw Carving Championships in Melbourne, Australia, in January.
Minn. teacher competes in 'prestigious' Australian chainsaw carving contest
February 11, 2017 - 10:31am
January 6, 2017
David Erwin DeLong
Charges: Employee sexually assaulted woman in assisted living facility
January 6, 2017 - 10:45am
December 8, 2016
Sean Kaneski, of Pequot Lakes, enjoys water skiing late in the year Friday, Dec. 2, on Sibley Lake. The air temperature was 28 degrees, while the water was 34 degrees. (Submitted photo) play button
Northern Minnesota pair gets skis out -- water skis
December 8, 2016 - 9:48pm
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