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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Cass Co. Sheriff's Corner: Advice for the start of winter driving season
County seeks input on proposed aquatic invasive species prevention plan
Pine River's McAllister receives Farm Bureau scholarship
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for next week
Pine River-Backus: Sheley chosen PR-B Teacher of the Year
Girls hockey: Lightning win one of two
Lightning Bantam B takes first
Volleyball: 15 players make all-area team
Football: Pequot Lakes banquet Nov. 27
Area Girls Hockey: Lightning, Blue Devils fall
Robert "Bob" Schroeder
Gerald R. Seaton
Patrick Joseph Makousky Sr.
Florence Whitman Pikula McCarthy
Robert "Bob" Schroeder
Crow Wing County seeks foster, adoptive families
Stop T-Day drama before it starts with these tips
Grim's Grub: Give maligned (but delicious) venison ribs a try
Essentia Health can help with advance care planning
NAPS program combats senior hunger - Pequot Lakes, Pine River have distribution sites
The Last Windrow: A Thanksgiving Day on the farm
Letter to the editor: What happened to Uppgaard WMA?
Danecdotes: Christmas season can, and should, start now
From the Lefthand Corner: Thanksgiving Day is every day
The Cracker Barrel: Gratitude list
letters to the editor
Births - Nov. 19, 2017
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
November 20, 2017
Minnesota DNR’s December land sale parcels announced
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will offer 17 parcels by public oral bid auctions in December. Information about each parcel and...
November 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Christmas tree for Minnesota governor’s residence harvested
A 30-foot-tall white spruce, selected as the state’s official Christmas tree, was cut down Friday, Nov. 17 in the General C.C. Andrews State...
November 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Region Five selects 7 'vital projects'
Seven Vital Projects for 2017 were selected by the Region Five Development Commission's Comprehensive Regional Economic Development Strategy committee. The projects were prioritized by a group of diverse regional leaders from the private, public and nonprofit sectors. The committee...
November 20, 2017 - 11:30am
Be a Santa to a senior
Since 2003, with the help of more than 60,000 volunteers, Be a Santa to a Senior—an important holiday program for Brainerd lakes area seniors—has...
November 20, 2017 - 11:00am
Area broadband projects held up as example at statewide conference
Resilient Region leaders joined more than 150 broadband leaders from across rural Minnesota last month to compare approaches to expanding access...
November 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Nisswa: Road improvement plan, funding options presented
Striving to get a better handle on how best to fund and fix city roads into the future, the Nisswa City Council met Wednesday, Nov. 8, to hear...
November 20, 2017 - 8:00am
Minnesota program reaches more teens trafficked for sex
An evaluation of the state's Safe Harbor Program found most at-risk and sexually exploited youths in the program reported feeling more hopeful and better prepared for the future. Wilder Research completed its second evaluation of Minnesota's Safe Harbor program, a statewide system...
November 20, 2017 - 6:30am
PR-B robotics team takes third
The Pine River-Backus robotics team competed in the Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference Championship on Saturday, Oct. 28, in Cass Lake, earning...
November 20, 2017 - 6:00am
Crosslake: Council temporarily denies city administrator raise
The opposition of a raise for Crosslake's city administrator was a point of contention for the Crosslake City Council at its Monday, Nov. 13,...
November 20, 2017 - 4:00am
November 19, 2017
Paul Gazelka: The local man for the statewide Republican moment
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka has made a political career out of being a pinch hitter for Republicans in Minnesota and likely owes much...
November 19, 2017 - 9:00am
The Regional Report: News from around the lakes area - Nov. 19
AITKIN A new police officer has joined the force in Aitkin, the Aitkin Independent Age reported. Colter Riedel was sworn in Nov. 6 at the Aitkin...
November 19, 2017 - 5:00am
November 18, 2017
Roads to grandma's house should be busy
Despite an uptick in gasoline prices across the nation, holiday travelers are coming out in force—on the ground in public transit or personal...
November 18, 2017 - 11:00am
Police Blotter - Nov. 18, 2017
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRIMINAL SEXUAL CONDUCT: Report on Nov. 12 at 6:45 p.m. of criminal sexual conduct on Green Acres Court...
November 18, 2017 - 10:00am
Update: Deer pulled from icy river fails to recover
The spike buck rescued from the Gull River Nov. 9 after breaking through the ice was euthanized. The deer, which struggled in the water for hours...
November 18, 2017 - 7:00am
Pequot Lakes: Roads dominate discussion
Improving and maintaining roads was one topic of discussion at the Tuesday, Nov. 7, Pequot Lakes City Council meeting. The council discussed...
November 18, 2017 - 6:00am