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Tri-Co Technologies, the partnership comprised of Emily Cooperative Telephone Company, West Central Telephone Association and BEVCOMM is pleased to announce they have closed on the purchase of Crosslake Communications as of the end of the day August 31st.
Tri-Co Technologies Acquires Crosslake Communications
7 hours 57 min ago
Staff from Department of Public Safety Homeland Security and Emergency Management division will visit Aitkin, Crow Wing, Carlton and Pine counties to assess damages sustained in thunderstorms during the week of July 10.(Photo/Zack Kayser)
Dayton authorizes more than $5 million in disaster money for July storms
8 hours 15 min ago
Premier Showmanship winners: 2016 4-H Premier Showmanship Jr. Champion Daric Caughey, Intermediate Champion, Addison Hillman, and Senior Champion Athena Moe. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Youth showcase year of 4-H learning at Crow Wing County Fair
9 hours 5 min ago
Dockside standing room for viewing was at a premium at the Gull Lake Classic Boat Show held Saturday, Aug. 27, at Bar Harbor Supper Club in Lake Shore. Steven Olson/Flying Cloud Exposures, St. Cloud
Classic boats on display
10 hours 2 min ago
Emergency personnel from the Nisswa Police Department, Nisswa Fire Department, Pequot Lakes Police Department, Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office and the Minnesota State Patrol respond to a crash with injuries Monday on County Highway 77 in Nisswa. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls) Video play button
County Road 77 Crash
August 30, 2016 - 9:29am
Nisswa: Council considers budget with reduced tax levy
10 hours 48 min ago
Elise Sopelle
Local student attends language immersion program
9 hours 4 min ago
Cheesehead Chatter: My month of misfortunes
10 hours 1 min ago
NFL: Haeg recovering from ankle injury
9 hours 49 min ago
Bookmobile to return to Backus
9 hours 34 min ago
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MnDOT details progress on 371 project
August 30, 2016 - 9:28am
Aquatic Restoration Service, contracted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, begins the treatment process for the starry stonewort, an invasive species, found in Turtle Lake on Monday morning. Mud and vegetation is pumped through the white dewatering bag shown above and filters the water back into the lake while catching the starry stonewort. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
‘Vacuuming’ Turtle Lake: DNR begins operation to suck out starry stonewort infestation (W/ VIDEO)
August 30, 2016 - 11:11am
Among those Hackensack American Legion members recognized for continuous years of membership were, from left, Char Wilkes, 30 years; Bev Sauer, 25; Heather Wynn, 15; Margie Christiansen and Marlene Kiler, 10; and Jen Gagliardi, five. Submitted Photo
Hackensack Legion awards longtime members
August 29, 2016 - 9:07am
The low-cost spay neuter clinic is scheduled for September 8th. Submitted Photo
Low-cost spay-neuter clinic set Sept. 8 in Hackensack
August 30, 2016 - 9:15am
Voters cast their ballots at Su Nueva laundromat during voting in Illinois' U.S. presidential primary election in Chicago, Illinois, United States, March 15, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young
FBI detects breaches against two state voter systems
August 29, 2016 - 3:32pm

Inside Pineandlakes Echo Journal

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2016 Cuyuna Country Visitors Guide - Click to View!

St. Patrick's Day 3rd Annual Clover Dash - Crosslake MN. For more photos, KLICK here!

Thousands flocked the streets of Crosslake for the St. Patrick's Day Parade. For more photos, KLICK here!

PR-B celebrates Dr. Seuss' birth with reading. For more photos, KLICK here

The Polar Plunge attracted 325 people who jumped into Pelican Lake. For more photos, KLICK here!

Golfers tested their skills around Gull Lake during the Gull Lake Frozen Fore. For more photos, KLICK Here!

Twelve PR-B students took part in the school's annual spelling bee Feb. 24. For more photos, KLICK here!

PL Community Theater will stage "Cheaper by the Dozen" 26-28, 2016. For more photos, KLICK here!

Always the latest Midwest outdoors news! Read 'Northland Outdoors' - Click Here!

Tree clearing continues along Hwy 371 north of Nisswa & along Cty Rd 11 east of PL. For more photos, ...

Tree clearing has begun on Highway 371 north of Nisswa. For more photos,  KLICK Here!

Crosslake WinterFest 2016 occurred on Saturday, Feb. 6. For more photos,  KLICK Here!

The 26th annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza was held Saturday, Feb. 6, on Hole-in-the-Day Bay of Gull Lake. For more photos,  KLICK Here!

The Antique Snowmobile Rendezvous - 01/21/2016. For more photos,  KLICK Here!

2016 Pine River Guide - Click Here!

2016 Nisswa Chamber Book - Click Here!

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2016 Brainerd Dispatch and Echo-Journal Product Book - Click Here!


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The online e-edition of the Fall Home Improvement 2015 guide. CLICK HERE!

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The Love of the Lakes 2015 online e-edition. CLICK HERE!

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