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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 19, 2018
Weather ahead: U.S. warm, Minnesota normal with warmer winter likely
MINOT, N.D. -- Virtually all of the United States, with the exception of Minnesota, North Dakota, and a portion of South Dakota, is expected...
July 19, 2018 - 7:23pm
July 13, 2018
When it rains, it pours: Unofficial reports shows up to 10 inches in Aitkin County
Aitkin County was hit hard by rain during an early morning storm Thursday, July 12, raising concerns for flooding in the area. Rainfall of up...
July 13, 2018 - 5:00am
July 10, 2018
Area averts damage as storm calmer than expected
It was a storm that appeared as if it would pack a punch in the Brainerd lakes area, but didn't. Sgt. Brad Rittgers of the Cass County Sheriff's...
July 10, 2018 - 4:00am
July 9, 2018
June makes Top 10 list for warmth, relief on the way
Last month was the ninth warmest June in the history of the Duluth station of the National Weather Service. The mean high temperature last month...
July 9, 2018 - 4:00am
July 5, 2018
Dayton declares weather emergencies in 36 counties; to visit southwest Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has declared emergencies in three dozen counties and the Red Lake reservation after a series of storms starting...
July 5, 2018 - 9:47pm
Work to clear debris begins in wake of Bemidji tornado
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Though Thursday brought clear skies and warm, breezy weather, signs of the small tornado that touched down in the middle...
July 5, 2018 - 4:07pm
July 4, 2018
Tornado lowers the boom on Bemidji for Fourth of July
BEMIDJI - Officials confirmed Wednesday evening that a tornado with 90 to 100 mph winds touched down in Bemidji earlier in the day. The EF1 tornado...
July 4, 2018 - 9:44pm
July 3, 2018
Storms in forecast for Fourth
When it comes to Fourth of July celebrations this year, it's boom or bust for the Brainerd lakes area. Throughout Wednesday, July 4, scores of...
July 3, 2018 - 7:40pm
Southwest Minnesota counties hit with 10 inches of rain forcing some residents to evacuate
SLAYTON, Minn. — Residents in southwestern Minnesota are stacking sandbags and bracing for more rain after torrential downpours washed out...
July 3, 2018 - 6:57pm
July 1, 2018
15-year-old teen struck by lightning tells his story
A 15-year-old boy was struck by lightning early Saturday, June 30, escaping the ordeal with just marks on his back and shoulder—and a remarkable...
July 1, 2018 - 9:01pm
June 20, 2018
With this interactive guide, limit your exposure to summer's sun, bugs and plants
June 20, 2018 - 10:53am
June 19, 2018
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
BLACKDUCK, Minn.—Northwest Minnesota rancher Rachel Gray suffered through drought last summer. She promised herself then that "I'll never...
June 19, 2018 - 3:56pm
June 18, 2018
Historic flooding in northwest Wisconsin, just across border from Minnesota
SUPERIOR, Wis.—Two people died and many roads remained inaccessible after a series of storms brought flooding and washouts across northwest...
June 18, 2018 - 10:40pm
June 16, 2018
Heavy rainfall may dominate weekend
Multiple rounds of strong to severe storms are possible through the weekend with large hail, damaging wind and heavy rainfall that could lead...
June 16, 2018 - 6:00am
June 5, 2018
Stretch of severe weather to disrupt travel, threaten lives in north-central US
AccuWeather Global Weather Center - AccuWeather reports as a heat wave builds in the southern Plains this week, several rounds of strong-to-severe...
June 5, 2018 - 1:00pm