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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes candidate forum slated Oct. 1
2018 Voter's Guide: Pequot Lakes School Board
2018 Voter's Guide: Pine River-Backus School Board
2018 Voter's Guide: Fifty Lakes City Council, mayor candidates
2018 Voter's Guide: Manhattan Beach City contests
Junior Hockey: North Stars skate past Willmar
Cross Country: Patriot boys 5th, girls 7th in Bagley - PR-B boys finish 20th
Bemidji State picked fifth in WCHA preseason polls, Minnesota State again the favorite
Defending champs Minnesota Duluth picked to finish first in NCHC; followed by SCSU, UND
Inside the Outdoors: Viruses victimize wildlife, too
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Shawn Eisel Blanchard
Lyle B. Sannes
Evelyn D. Eide
Coming Wednesday: Substance abuse is addictive
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
Crow Wing Energized: Depression might be more common than you think
Pequot Lakes church to host lutefisk supper Sept. 29
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
science and nature
September 1, 2018
Crow Wing County encourages emergency preparedness
September is National Preparedness Month. This year's theme is "Disasters Happen. Prepare Now. Learn How." The nationwide monthlong effort encourages households, businesses and communities to prepare and plan for emergencies. "Often, friends and neighbors will be the first ones in...
September 1, 2018 - 9:30am
August 29, 2018
An osprey feeds its young in East Gull Lake. Photo by Cis Pecarich
August 29, 2018 - 9:30am
August 25, 2018
Minnesota Master Naturalist Program invites volunteers to serve on National Public Lands Day
University of Minnesota Extension Master Naturalist Program, in partnership with Camp Ripley and Northland Arboretum, invites area residents to participate in National Public Lands Day 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 22.
August 25, 2018 - 4:30am
August 23, 2018
Class to cover winter salt use best practices
When snow and ice start to accumulate on Brainerd lakes area roads, parking lots and sidewalks, salt is often applied, which contains chloride,...
August 23, 2018 - 9:23am
August 21, 2018
Lovely water lily
A water lily blooms Monday, Aug. 20, on Whipple Lake in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
August 21, 2018 - 2:00am
August 15, 2018
Looking for a snack
Area nature photographer, Cis Pecarich, found this Green Heron looking for a snack near Grand Oaks Drive in Baxter in late July. According to...
August 15, 2018 - 8:00am
August 12, 2018
'Geese police' hoping kayakers can protect wild rice
DULUTH—In theory, the wild rice growing along the lower St. Louis River is there for geese to enjoy — that's why natural resource...
August 12, 2018 - 7:36am
Paleontologists uncover complete tyrannosaur in Montana
Dickinson Paleontologist Denver Fowler and his team are continuing summer field work at Montana's Judith River Formation, where a complete, articulated tyrannosaur skeleton is being uncovered. Fowler has called the Montana site "the most exciting I've ever found." Last year, Fowler...
August 12, 2018 - 6:17am
August 8, 2018
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - August 8, 2018
District 4 - Walker area CO Duke Broughten (Longville) spent the week monitoring angling, boating, and ATV activity. Anglers continue to reported...
August 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
July 23, 2018
First of 3 new psychiatric hospitals for Minnesota children opens
DULUTH, Minn. -- Children requiring intensive in-patient psychiatric care will no longer have to travel out of state. The Minnesota Department...
July 23, 2018 - 2:59pm
July 20, 2018
Legionnaires' disease sickens 2 residents of southern Minnesota senior care facility
ALBERT LEA, Minn. -- Health officials are investigating two cases of Legionnaires’ disease among residents at a southern Minnesota senior care...
July 20, 2018 - 5:25pm
DNR confirms zebra mussels in Bay Lake
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirmed zebra mussels in Bay Lake, near Deerwood in Crow Wing County.
July 20, 2018 - 5:00am
July 16, 2018
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - July 16, 2018
District 4 - Walker area
July 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
July 3, 2018
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - July 3, 2018
District 4 - Walker area
July 3, 2018 - 10:00am
June 30, 2018
Ask the Master Gardener: Battling a rose chafer invasion on flowers
Dear Master Gardener: There are insects wreaking havoc on my rose and peony blossoms. They are one-half inch, khaki-colored beetles with orangish...
June 30, 2018 - 12:00pm