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March for Our Lives Rally planned in Brainerd
22 min 15 sec ago
Rep. Nolan co-sponsors introduce debt-free college bill
1 hour 22 min ago
"The businesses are down significantly all across town, and this is a significant issue for the businesses," Chris Monroe, Pequot Lakes Chamber director told the commission. "But we also understand we don't want a dozen billboards up and down 371. The business community is open to whatever type of communication system is OK to all parties. But we need an alert on 371 that we have a community here and businesses." Echo Journal file photo
Pequot Lakes: Businesses seek to reopen discussion of signs on Highway 371
1 hour 51 min ago
Tire tracks reveal the ice beneath a  mantle of snow near the Whipple Beach landing Wednesday, March 21, in Baxter. Farther out, several vehicles were parked together on the lake. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Ice safety, snowstorms - all part of March
3 hours 52 min ago
March 21, 2018
Grant application deadline extended to March 23
15 hours 16 min ago
Junior Dairy Princesses recently crowned were Arica Caughey (left) and Jenna Caughey. Ambassadors selected were Allison Struffert (center), Alexis Schroer and Addison Hillman.
Crow Wing County dairy princesses crowned
16 hours 51 min ago
Eagle View students between first and fourth grade recently participated in school olympics. In conjunction with the Winter Olympics, Eagle View athletes took part in various events based on the sports on display during the winter games. Submitted Photo
Elementary students take part in school olympics
17 hours 51 min ago
Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor JoAnn Weaver (center) sits with SWCD District Manager Melissa Barrick at the county board's committee of the whole meeting Tuesday and asks that a county commissioner attend the district's monthly meeting in the hopes of bettering their relationship, which has been contentious in the past over issues such as funding. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing SWCD seeks to get chummier with county board
18 hours 51 min ago
Public informational meeting set for Whitebirch Development project in Breezy
19 hours 38 min ago
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 / Echo Journal
River bank beach day
20 hours 51 min ago
Sandy Layman
Layman announces bid for re-election
21 hours 52 min ago
Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Enthusiastic parade-goers gave their best smiles and showed off their lucky green at the Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day parade Saturday, March 17.
Boyd Lodge wins best float in Crosslake St. Patrick's Day Parade
22 hours 51 min ago
Townships throughout the state gathered for annual meetings and elections March 12.
Crow Wing County townships elect officers
March 21, 2018 - 6:30am
Erik Charles Knutson
Pequot Lakes man wins his appeal on drug sale case
March 21, 2018 - 6:00am
Mills Honda, of Baxter, presented principals at Nisswa, Baxter and Garfield elementary schools with $1,500 grants for each of their Technology Mobile programs. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Mills Honda gives tech grant to Nisswa School
March 21, 2018 - 5:00am