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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River: City seeks grants for dam replacement
March for Our Lives Rally planned in Brainerd
Rep. Nolan co-sponsors introduce debt-free college bill
Pequot Lakes: Businesses seek to reopen discussion of signs on Highway 371
Ice safety, snowstorms - all part of March
Magnuson takes over as Patriot football coach
Track and field: Cool Runnings
Dance: Revolution hosts year-end banquet
Pequot Lakes Community Ed. registration spring registration open
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - March 20, 2018
Alfred "Al" Nelson
Virgil Frank Lundberg
John Peter Adams
Delores H. Sawyer
How one group is using scraps of wood to comfort others
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
Nisswa Garden Club to meet March 22
Cabbage, Reubens and more!
Letter to the Editor: Writer offers rebuttal to letter
Commentary: For Pelican Rapids, losing McDonald's a blow
Ask A Trooper: What the law requires at red lights, stop signs
Opinion: Easter - America needs a good story
The Cracker Barrel: The most popular hobby
letters to the editor
Births-March 22, 2018
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
March 18, 2018
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
SOLWAY, Minn.—Eleven years ago, Kent and Shantel Dudley adopted a child no one else would. Five-year old Travis had severe neurological...
March 18, 2018 - 8:18am
March 13, 2018
It turns out I am 'that' mom
I am "that" mom who homeschools. We started last fall and love it. The flexibility, the fun the kids have while learning, time together, playtime...
March 13, 2018 - 8:50am
March 10, 2018
Grief combined with depression may need extra medical help
Dear Carol: My husband and I cared for my mom in our home for several years before she passed away two months ago. The first two weeks I was...
March 10, 2018 - 7:21am
March 3, 2018
Kids learn to fish in style
Children and adults were introduced to the art of ice fishing in the lap of luxury thanks to a recent fishing clinic by Dan Eigen (Walleyedan),...
March 3, 2018 - 9:00am
February 25, 2018
Lipstick and the memories that remain of loved ones
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — I leaned in towards the mirror after my shower, hair fixed and on to my makeup, cursing the laugh lines around my...
February 25, 2018 - 9:50am
February 16, 2018
What I missed during sex education - and you probably did too
FARGO — If you're like me then you didn't have the "sex talk" with your parents. There was little time for that conversation. Four children...
February 16, 2018 - 10:06am
February 13, 2018
'Go for it': Couple celebrates first anniversary at 81
DULUTH—Al and Jenny Lopez dated for three months before they decided to tie the knot on Valentine's Day last year. "When you're 80 years...
February 13, 2018 - 5:57pm
I'm glad my daughter has an older brother -- here's why
FARGO — Nearly five years ago I found out I was expecting my son, and I was a little nervous. After growing up with two sisters, I assumed...
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
Presence, not presents, for Valentine's Day
FARGO — Flowers, jewelry or chocolates may have been expected in the past, but this Valentine's Day more and more couples are opting for...
February 13, 2018 - 10:15am
February 12, 2018
Simple questions have a big impact on family meals
A little stack of cards sat next to our second-grader Anika's supper plate one night this past week. Yes, it's supper, not dinner, on the prairie....
February 12, 2018 - 8:54am
February 6, 2018
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
FARGO — I hear a lot about "mom guilt." It's the feeling that we're somehow not good enough for our kids or not doing enough for them....
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
January 28, 2018
'Business casual' has new meaning for telecommuters
FARGO — A week or so ago, I was watching "Working Girl," the ultimate '80s workplace comedy starring Melanie Griffith as a working-class...
January 28, 2018 - 8:05am
January 27, 2018
Mom delivers baby in vehicle on way to Aitkin hospital
Brainerd resident Kelsey Henson never thought she would deliver her baby along a Minnesota highway. But that is what happened the morning of...
January 27, 2018 - 5:00am
January 12, 2018
Cass County: WIC program helps women, infants
WIC is a supplemental nutrition and breastfeeding program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). It is administered by each state but funded primarily by federal grants to provide nutritional services, breastfeeding support and food supplements to income-eligible pregnant or postpartum...
January 12, 2018 - 5:30am
December 26, 2017
Home for the holidays: How to keep kids entertained
Now that Christmas is over, parents are breathing a sign of relief and looking forward to getting back to a normal routine. Except that won't...
December 26, 2017 - 6:53am