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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Local solar nonprofit seeks to innovate energy assistance
Crosslake City Council agenda
Patriot Perspective: The power of 'yet'
Director's Notes: We're settled in and busy with events
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Nov. 15
Boxing: Gathering for former Wadena coach Wednesday, Nov. 14
PL 8th-graders win Pacesetter
Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
PL 7th-graders first in Paynesville
Junior Hockey: North Stars earn split with Rochester
Robert Emerson Hassett
Pamela Kay Elling
Rockne D. Anderson
Carol Jean (Erickson) Kalmbacher
Brett Robert Halverson
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Card games: Oct. 29-Nov. 2, 2018
Living Savior to host parents' night out
Grim's Grub: It's time to bring out slow cookers
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
Reader Opinion: Ready to Serve
The Last Windrow: Elected officials should run into this constituent
Vogt's Notes: Community newspaper is your information source
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
September 30, 2018
Faith: How did life get so crazy?
How did life get so crazy? The days seem shorter and the demands greater. There always seem to be deadlines looming or past due, people with wants, family members with needs. All these time-saving, productivity-increasing devices seem to eat up more time than they save. How do we...
September 30, 2018 - 7:30am
September 26, 2018
Speaker to share message at Crosslake church
Kevin Senapatiratne will speak at Crosslake Christian Assembly of God Church at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, and 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 30....
September 26, 2018 - 10:00am
Fall festival fundraiser for Care N Share is Oct. 6
Wesleyan Church in Emily will host its fall festival fundraiser for Care N Share from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6. There will be brisket, coleslaw, beans and chips for a freewill donation, as well as crafts, a bake sale, games and activities for all. Care N Share serves more...
September 26, 2018 - 5:30am
September 24, 2018
Pequot Lakes church to host lutefisk supper Sept. 29
Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Pequot Lakes will host its annual Lutefisk and Meatball Supper starting at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29. The Scandinavian meal includes lutefisk with cream or butter, rutabagas, potatoes, meatballs, lefse and pie. Tickets for adults are $15 in advance...
September 24, 2018 - 8:30am
September 23, 2018
Faith: Unity in a divided nation
When thinking of a word to describe the current cultural and political mood, "unity" is probably the last word that comes to mind. "Factions," "tribalism" or "dissension" would be more fitting. But in the midst of an angry and outraged culture, one entity ought to stand out. The church....
September 23, 2018 - 2:00am
September 20, 2018
Grace UMC to host tailgate party Friday
Grace United Methodist Church invites the community to celebrate its new garage with a tailgate party from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21. Those who attend are invited to stop for free food and fun before they head to the Pequot Lakes High School football game.
September 20, 2018 - 5:30am
September 16, 2018
Faith: A husband's nightmare
Do you have "an attitude of gratitude?" Do you give thanks for what people "do behind the scenes?" Are you one of those people who's making a difference and people don't notice or appreciate what you have done? The late Peter Marshall often told the story of the "Keeper of the Spring,"...
September 16, 2018 - 7:30am
September 12, 2018
Moravitz to speak at St. Francis School Foundation dinner
The annual St. Francis Catholic School Foundation Dinner is set for Friday, Sept. 28, at Madden's Wilson Bay Lodge. The theme is "God Plants the Seed. Faith makes it grow." Keynote speaker will be Father Ryan Moravitz, pastor of St. Lawrence, St. Joseph and Holy Family in Duluth....
September 12, 2018 - 6:30am
September 9, 2018
Faith: Join in prayer as a new school year begins
Dear friends - Do you remember what the first day of school was like for you? I remember my first day of ninth grade as I was going to be starting at a new school. I was excited to go to the new school, yet when I walked into the building on that day, I wondered, "Did I make the right...
September 9, 2018 - 7:30am
Faith: Obliged to die
Recently, a popular Twin Cities TV journalist announced in a live interview that his cancer had returned. He looked visibly shaken as he responded to questions from his colleague about engaging in a second fight against cancer. Watching him candidly express disappointment, but still...
September 9, 2018 - 6:30am
September 8, 2018
Moorhead family raising sheep they hope could be key to Huntington's disease cure
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — For 50 long years, Huntington's disease has followed Terry Fore around. It began with her first date with her...
September 8, 2018 - 8:33am
September 7, 2018
Gift of Music event set Sunday at St. Christopher's Church
St. Christopher's Catholic Church in Nisswa will host its annual Gift of Music Concert on Sunday, Sept. 9, at the church. Social with wine, hors d'oeuvres and a silent auction will begin at 4:30 p.m., followed by a Lake Wobegon indoor picnic dinner at 5:30 p.m. and the music program...
September 7, 2018 - 2:30pm
September 5, 2018
Human trafficking education workshop set in Emily
The United Methodist Church of Emily will host a human trafficking education workshop from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, led by Kate LePage of Lutheran Social Services. This is another in a series of Emily area community educational events. The public is invited to this free event....
September 5, 2018 - 5:30am
September 2, 2018
Faith: Our vision is steered by our purpose
Thursday, Aug. 23, marked the three-month anniversary of the fire that destroyed our church building. So much has changed, yet so little has changed. Lord willing the building will be demolished within the next two weeks, but then what? Many children witnessed the aftermath of the...
September 2, 2018 - 7:30am
August 28, 2018
Register for Pleasant Hill Community Church country school reunion
The annual country school reunion will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at Pleasant Hill Community Church on County Highway 1, southwest of Pequot Lakes and south of Pine River. The church ladies will provide the noon meal. Cost is $5 per person. For planning, mail...
August 28, 2018 - 2:30am