Weather Forecast



April 18, 2018
Northwest Minn. man held woman captive, threatened to 'cut her into pieces' with machete
10 hours 23 min ago
William Hillman
Suspect in double homicide near Perham spent over a year in a mental hospital
10 hours 48 min ago
Justin James Johnson   Submitted photo
Northwest Minnesota man accused of attacking police officers
11 hours 41 min ago
State Auditor Rebecca Otto, pictured here in a file photo from 2017, sued three Minnesota counties for using outside auditing services. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Supreme Court allows counties to pick financial auditors
12 hours 43 min ago
Northwest Minnesota man sentenced in hostage, beating case
13 hours 4 min ago
Daggett Creek flows through Up a Creek Campground in Fifty Lakes on a cold, snowy April 4 evening. Up a Creek was formerly Fifty Lakes Campground. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Up a (Daggett) creek campground
15 hours 19 min ago
Nisswa residents cast votes in the Brainerd School District bond referendum Tuesday, April 10, at Nisswa City Hall. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
ISD181 Referendum: Voters give go-ahead to proposed school improvements - Nisswa School near front of the line
16 hours 19 min ago
Ellie Smith, Pine River-Backus High School junior, was crowned Miss Pine River 2018 Saturday, April 14, at Pine River-Backus School. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Smith crowned Miss Pine River
17 hours 19 min ago
Former Republican Party Chairman Keith Downey, shown here at the Minnesota State Fair in 2016, has dropped out the race for governor. (Forum News Service file photo)
Candidate Downey out after Pawlenty raises $1 million
18 hours 31 min ago
Cass County Board: Manifold hired as new environmental services assistant director
20 hours 19 min ago
Cass County Board: $250K approved for new voting equipment
22 hours 19 min ago
Fundraiser set April 28 for Trailside Center parking lot
22 hours 49 min ago
Stuart Bensen of Erskine, Minn., retired conservation officer for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
DNR officers at front lines of Minn. wolf depredation complaints
23 hours 41 sec ago
Mental illness workshop to be held in Brainerd
April 18, 2018 - 5:30am
A watershed is an area of land that drains all the streams and rainfall to a common outlet such as a reservoir, mouth of a bay or a point along a stream channel. The Pine River Watershed is 800 square miles and exists in central Cass and northern Crow Wing counties.
Pine River watershed planning process to kick off
April 18, 2018 - 5:00am