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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Highway 6 lane closures in Emily to begin April 30
Teen volunteers sought for Safety Kids program
Brainerd man faces sexual assault charges
Energy assistance still available
Pine River murder suspect bludgeoned victims with pipe wrench, charges say
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - April 24, 2018
Late ice-out: DNR crews face a challenge to get ramps and docks ready by fishing opener
Patriot 4th-graders perform hoops routine
Incredible photos show precise moment when a high school golfer was attacked by an unhinged goose
New estimate shows healthy Mille Lacs smallmouth bass population
Wilma J. Long
Terrence P. "Terry" Duma
Kimberly Mary Rhett
Herbert H. Stunek
David L. Goetze
Am I Getting Enough Protein?
3 Things for Better Health - April 22
Sugar affects your liver as well as your waistline
Grim's Grub: Words of warning: Don't eat these fun recipes
Faith: Be still and silent
Opinion: When Barbara Bush said 'Damn'
Crosslake Mayor's Notebook: Here's a first quarter review
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Cracker Barrel: Classical insights
The Last Windrow: Try turkey hunting to beat the winter blues
letters to the editor
Births: April 8, 2018
John and Clare Staulcup
Births - April 1, 2018
Births-March 22, 2018
March 21, 2018
River bank beach day
South of Backus, swans float in frigid water and rest on the banks of the Pine River near where it flows under Highway 371. Travis Grimler /...
March 21, 2018 - 10:00am
March 20, 2018
Waiting for summer
Sailboats in winter storage line Walker Bay at the Shores of Leech Lake Resort in Walker. In August, the boats will take to the water for the...
March 20, 2018 - 10:00am
March 19, 2018
1st day of spring may bring snow
On the first official day of spring, snow is in the forecast for several central Minnesota counties. Todd, Morrison and Mille Lacs counties were...
March 19, 2018 - 10:27pm
March 17, 2018
Outlook calls for wetter than normal spring
Spring is nearly here. As any long winter lingers—with the snowpack slowly, but steadily melting—thoughts turn to sunny skies, open...
March 17, 2018 - 4:00am
March 7, 2018
Snowstorm finally stops, giving area residents a break: Snow totals over a foot reported
Brainerd lakes area residents who didn't like the recent snowfall will be pleased to hear the rest of the week appears to be mainly snow-free....
March 7, 2018 - 4:00am
March 6, 2018
Frosty Crosslake morning
Frost glistens on bare trees along County Road 16 on the west side of Crosslake. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
March 6, 2018 - 2:10pm
Smokey Bear proclaims low wildfire danger amongst a backdrop of snow-covered trees in Pequot Lakes, Monday, March 5, 2018. Nancy Vogt / Echo...
March 6, 2018 - 8:30am
March 5, 2018
County snow removal is strategic
Despite heavy snowfall overnight into Monday and more flakes falling fast and furiously Monday afternoon, Crow Wing County snowplows didn't take...
March 5, 2018 - 4:24pm
Round 2 of snowstorm moving in
Round 1 dropped up to 5 inches of snow across the lakes area by early Monday morning, March 5, and Round 2 is moving in. A winter storm warning...
March 5, 2018 - 1:44pm
March 4, 2018
Winter storm could impact Brainerd lakes area
Winter intends to go out with a bang in 2018. Though spring is just over two weeks away, Brainerd is in line for another snow storm—the...
March 4, 2018 - 9:37pm
March 2, 2018
Sloppy weather could be headed this way
Area residents may be thinking spring in the Brainerd lakes area, but Mother Nature is offering hints they shouldn't get too far ahead of themselves...
March 2, 2018 - 8:00am
February 26, 2018
Brainerd area sees more than a foot of snow: Snow clearing break this week
Brainerd area residents can put away their shovels and snow plows and take a breather as no more inclement weather is expected for the lakes...
February 26, 2018 - 3:00am
February 24, 2018
Driving in winter - Here's how insurance and laws apply
When the snow flies, temperatures hit rock bottom and ice turns pavement into a slip-and-slide, the rules of the road take a different spin from...
February 24, 2018 - 5:00am
February 23, 2018
Plan for snowy winter weekend
In a one-two punch, the snow falling Thursday night may be followed by an even more potent winter storm Saturday. "This is looking like the snowiest...
February 23, 2018 - 3:00am
February 22, 2018
Snow burst may finally bring larger snowfall to lakes region
A fast-moving area of low pressure may bring snow and freezing drizzle to northern Minnesota in what the National Weather Service is describing...
February 22, 2018 - 8:00am