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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Nisswa: Council to hire temporary administrator and interim clerk
Crosslake: Lee appointed police chief when Hartman retires May 31
Layman to meet with constituents in Pine River on Saturday
Foothills Christian Academy to host spaghetti dinner, auction
Nisswa: Council vows to oppose county's timber harvest on Camp Lincoln Road
Ebnet, Bailey top shooters for Patriot trap team
Run for the Lakes set for April 29
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Patriots blank Tigers - Lehman, Meister combine for no-hitter
Mixer to speak Sunday at Crosslake Christian Assembly of God
Calendar of events: April 28, 2017
Looking Back - April 27, 2017
Reminders-April 27, 2017
Crosslake Christian Assembly to host concert Sunday
Letter to the Editor: Gun rights and schools
Faith column: Finding the peace of Christ at jail
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
As I see it: What do the American people really want?
letters to the editor
Births-April 19, 2017
Robert and Janet Timmins
Betty Olson- Wolkenhauer- Lovegreen
Births-April 11, 2017
April 23, 2017
Always in Season: Mourning dove known for its call
The voice of the mourning dove has been misapplied. It is associated with grief, yet it is a sound of comfort, signaling both springtime and...
April 23, 2017 - 1:42pm
All about the details: Awards mount for Minnesota taxidermist
CROOKSTON, Minn.—Nick Genereux's taxidermy studio is filled with head and full body mounts of all sizes and varieties. It's also filling...
April 23, 2017 - 12:41pm
April 22, 2017
Inside the Outdoors: Unsung sandhill cranes are returning too
The New York Times may not be the first publication you think of as a source for Nature news. But some of Nature's wonders are so attention-grabbing...
April 22, 2017 - 4:00am
April 16, 2017
Always in Season: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
The killdeer is a familiar bird, perhaps as well known as the robin. Like the robin, it is a reliable sign of spring. The killdeer signals spring...
April 16, 2017 - 3:04pm
April 14, 2017
Inside the Outdoors: A rude reception for robins
"Timing is everything," or so we're often told. That pearl of wisdom is sometimes no less true for wild creatures than it is for humans. With...
April 14, 2017 - 4:15am
April 6, 2017
Increased outdoors fees in Minnesota needed, Landwehr says
BEMIDJI, Minn.-- Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr is making rounds across the state to discuss potential fee...
April 6, 2017 - 8:43am
April 2, 2017
Minnesota Legislature so far cool to outdoor fee increases
ST. PAUL — Despite lobbying by a coalition of Minnesota outdoors and environmental groups, Minnesota legislators have so far not included...
April 2, 2017 - 4:18pm
Study: Steelhead, Kamloops rainbows interbreeding on North Shore
DULUTH — First-year results from a steelhead genetics study on Minnesota's North Shore streams confirm that hybridization between steelhead...
April 2, 2017 - 11:14am
March 12, 2017
Always in Season: Early spring brings bald eagles
An adult bald eagle is a distinctive bird in every way, large and dark with brilliant white head and tail and great broad wings. The eagle's...
March 12, 2017 - 3:09pm
Volunteers lend helping hand for ducks by tending nest boxes that benefit waterfowl
CANOSIA WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA, Minn. — On a 12-degree March morning, Rich Staffon loaded gear into a sled behind his four-wheeler....
March 12, 2017 - 12:03pm
March 5, 2017
Dokken: Time to pony up for Minnesota's state parks
ST. PAUL — A lot of good things are happening this summer at Minnesota state parks, but additional funding is necessary to ensure services...
March 5, 2017 - 10:23am
February 25, 2017
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—A small audience gathered Thursday night in Thief River Falls to hear area and regional staff from the Minnesota...
February 25, 2017 - 10:17am
February 19, 2017
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
I'm standing next to a replica of a massive Alberta non-typical whitetail deer, and people are coming by to visit. They have come to opening...
February 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
How do you feel about spending more money for hunting and fishing licenses in Minnesota? That question promises to come up a fair bit over the...
February 19, 2017 - 12:28pm
January 15, 2017
Passing along a pastime: Veteran darkhouse spearers welcoming youth and new families
COHASSET, Minn. — Mike Best of Deer River calls it the fish that got him "addicted" to spearing northern pike. And he didn't even spear it...
January 15, 2017 - 10:09am