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Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist. Photo courtesy of Ann Fredricks Photography
Kindness can save lives
1 hour 3 min ago
July 16, 2018
As I See It: The America I believe we need
July 16, 2018 - 7:30am
July 15, 2018
Chelsey Perkins zip lines in June at the Brainerd Zip Line Tour, located at Mount Ski Gull. The seven-line course features views of Gull Lake and a 50-foot drop at the end. Submitted photo / Brainerd Zip Line Tour
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
July 15, 2018 - 11:00am
The Last Windrow: Life lessons learned on the farm
July 15, 2018 - 8:30am
July 13, 2018
Cheesehead Chatter: Farewell to Echoland
July 13, 2018 - 8:30am
July 10, 2018
Our little man is perfectly healthy, cute as a button and he sleeps far better than we were expecting. Getting him to smile is officially my new favorite hobby. However, having a month-old baby really cuts into any free time that takes place outside of my yard.
Danecdotes: Enjoy the lakes area, if you can
July 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Sheriff's Corner: How the severe weather warning system works in Cass County
July 10, 2018 - 4:30am
July 8, 2018
Two-year-old Edie shares a special moment with her best friend, Gramma Ginny. Jessie Veeder / Forum News Service
Who are we without our memories?
July 8, 2018 - 9:11am
July 7, 2018
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The Last Windrow: Celebrating the Fourth with a bang
July 7, 2018 - 9:00am
July 6, 2018
We kept up the frenzy until we ran out of things to blow up, then gorged ourselves on the picnic fare every family had prepared. Hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad, beans, all washed down with pop or Kool-Aid and followed by a bowl of ice cream or a giant wedge of watermelon or a handful of homemade cookies, everything tasting so good that you wanted to keep eating until, like a cherry bomb, you just exploded. Photo Illustration.
The Cracker Barrel: Boyhood Fourth
July 6, 2018 - 8:30am
July 5, 2018
From the Lefthand Corner: Is this what we want America to be?
July 5, 2018 - 8:30am
July 1, 2018
As I See It: Let's think about immigration
July 1, 2018 - 7:30am
June 30, 2018
Vogt's Notes: Kudos to kids who fish, shoot trap
June 30, 2018 - 7:30am
June 29, 2018
July 4th - You must decide
June 29, 2018 - 2:30pm
I wondered how my folks ever made any money when the feed bill was tallied up. Having firsthand knowledge gave me a different perspective of how hard it was to make a dollar on the farm. That was probably the biggest takeaway from this whole exercise. Echo Journal photo illustration.
The Last Windrow: It was a bad year to show animals at the county fair
June 29, 2018 - 5:30am
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