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Boy Scouts and their leaders plant trees on the west side of East Twin Lake. Nancy Vogt/Echo Journal
East Twin Lake: Eagle Scout candidate coordinates tree planting project
8 hours 52 min ago
Pequot Lakes: City slogan discussed
9 hours 22 min ago
Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, siblings, parents and scout leaders participated in the Adopt-A-Highway cleanup Monday, May 8. Submitted Photo
PR-B Boy Scouts clean up highway
10 hours 22 min ago
Meghan Jarvi, grade 10, helps clean up the Pine River-Backus High School forest. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus students serve community
10 hours 53 min ago
Leaders and Scouts with Pequot Lakes Boy Scout Troop 102 spent a recent Saturday morning planting native shrubs at Sibley Lake Park. Nancy Vogt/Echo Journal
Sibley Lake: Park improvements continue
11 hours 53 min ago
Registered Nurse Russ Anderson of Brainerd was recognized as an extraordinary nurse with a DAISY award on May 8.
Russ Anderson of Brainerd recognized as extraordinary nurse
12 hours 22 min ago
May 28, 2017
I have had the distinct honor of serving as the Pequot Lakes High School principal for the past seven years. As this school year comes to an end, it will also mark the end of my time as a Patriot; at least for now. - Chip Rankin
Patriot Perspective: Proud to have been a Patriot!
May 28, 2017 - 10:00am
Faith in Action volunteer training set June 1 in Hackensack
May 28, 2017 - 8:30am
Carlson Hardware store in Nisswa recently was recognized nationally. Submitted Photo
Carlson Hardware earns national recognition
May 28, 2017 - 7:00am
State legislators invited to Hackensack forum
May 28, 2017 - 6:30am
Find out what Toastmasters offers May 31 in Pequot Lakes
May 28, 2017 - 5:30am
"All those barn buildings got a lot of new light fixtures and pieces of stuff that had deteriorated. Nobody maintained or kept it up," Charlie Makidon said. File photo of interior of the Pine River fairgrounds Cass County Fair poultry and rabbit barn.
Pine River: Volunteers help improve Cass County fairgrounds
May 28, 2017 - 5:00am
From left are Shawn Hansen, Nisswa Chamber president; Bob Sullivan, owner of Wendy's in Nisswa; Ted and Robyn Schaefer, owners of Schaefer's Foods; and Jason Martinson, chamber board president.
Sullivan, Schaefers named Nisswa Chamber Champions
May 28, 2017 - 4:00am
May 27, 2017
PR-B Community Education classes listed
May 27, 2017 - 8:30am
As things turned out, we didn't actually accomplish much building that first year, only managing to assemble one wren house and a robin platform. By the time we got the houses up, most of the returning wrens and robins had already made nesting arrangements. But later in the summer a pair of robins put the platform to good use, and that made both of us happy. Illustration
The Cracker Barrel: Emergency birdhouse
May 27, 2017 - 8:00am