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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
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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
October 20, 2016
Nicole Joanna O'Day of Pequot Lakes moves her pony to a safe area while firefighters extiguish a fire at her home last September. O'Day now faces arson charges and will have her first appearance Oct. 31 in Crow Wing County District Court in Brainerd. Brainerd Dispatch/File Photo Steve Kohls
MN woman faces arson charges alleging she set fire to her own home
October 20, 2016 - 12:34pm
April 15, 2016
Charlie Zelle, Minnesota transportation commissioner, talks at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Highway 371 expansion project Friday at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. (Nancy Vogt | Forum News Service)
Highway 371: Transportation commissioner speaks at groundbreaking in Pequot Lakes
April 15, 2016 - 6:17pm
December 19, 2015
Bemidji High School senior Emily Falldorf goes for a layup in the first half of the game against Pequot Lakes on Saturday at BHS. JILLIAN GANDSEY | BEMIDJI PIONEER
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Outside shooting helps BHS hang with Class AA No. 5 Pequot Lakes in loss
December 19, 2015 - 10:13pm