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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
After strong winds and storm, state park campgrounds open
Woman, teen Boy Scout camping with Scout group killed in Boundary Waters storm
Pine River: Council seeks solution to cemetery operating costs
Prince estate's administrator dismisses claims by three
Itasca received most damage of state parks in northern Minnesota from storms
Golf Leagues-July 21, 2016
Patriots have assembled admirable track coaching staff
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Inside the Outdoors: Some records we'd rather not break
Eveland finds success on rodeo circuit
Morris "Morrie" G. Olson
Charles 'Chuck' C. Worcester
Gerhard "Jiggs" Shelstad
Marlen "Sam" Harris
Sweetheart Days goes to the dogs
'Being Mortal' community screening slated Sept. 22 in Crosby
Brainerd author's book named semifinalist
Artist gives glory to God for studio on the hill
Pages from the Past-July 21, 2016
MMBA Home Show
Letters to the Editor: Thanks to our supporters
Vogt's Notes: Is it time to sharpen your communication skills?
Danecdotes: Golf drives me crazy, and that's OK
Letters to the Editor: Muskie anglers won't cause parking overflow issue
The Last Windrow: Get off the lake when skies darken
letters to the editor
Births-July 21, 2016
90th Birthday: Bernelle "Bunny" Ferrell
25th Wedding Anniversary: Joy (Meinke) and William (Bill) Palmquist
60th Wedding Anniversary: Bob and Betty (Oliphant) Marshall
90th Birthday: Helen Smith
July 20, 2016
Inside the Outdoors: Some records we'd rather not break
They say that records are made to be broken. In sports that certainly is true. I was a youngster, but old enough to be deep into baseball, when the drama of Roger Maris' pursuit of Babe Ruth's single-season home run record played out. Since that then-epic event, this record has been...
July 20, 2016 - 1:37pm
Ruffed Grouse Society chapter to host banquet Aug. 2 in Brainerd
For 28 years, the Drumming Log Chapter of the Ruffed Grouse Society has been dedicated to enhancing forest habitat for ruffed grouse and American woodcock. This dedication has helped preserve the local sporting traditions for future generations of hunters and habitat conservationists....
July 20, 2016 - 10:50am
July 18, 2016
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
BRAINERED, Minn. -- In this week’s episode of Northland Outdoors TV, we travel to the western Minnesota “lake that speaks” to learn about...
July 18, 2016 - 9:40am
July 14, 2016
Inside the Outdoors: Could 2016 be the Year of the Bear?
I was disappointed when I discovered that the Chinese calendar does not have a bear in the rotation of twelve animals that mark its zodiac cycle. In Chinese tradition, each year is governed by one of 12 animals, and that creature's attributes are said to characterize the year. Given...
July 14, 2016 - 10:25am
July 6, 2016
Legacy bill earmarks funds for clean water, habitat protection
The Legacy bill passed on the last day of the 2016 Minnesota legislative session included an appropriation of $1.425 million to the Leech Lake...
July 6, 2016 - 2:19pm
June 29, 2016
Inside the Outdoors: Courage is valuable to wildlife, too
There's an expression sometimes used to describe the odds an underdog has to prevail against a superior foe: "It's not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog." Which means, of course, that tenacity and heart can be more important than mere size or strength...
June 29, 2016 - 11:08am
Pelican produces 10-pound northern
Soon Beavers, of Breezy Point, caught this 10-pound northern on Pelican Lake. She has also caught a 14-inch crappie and 6-pound bass. She cooks...
June 29, 2016 - 9:49am
June 2, 2016
Minnesota moose may be headed for endangered list
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Thursday announced that Minnesota's rapidly declining moose herd may warrant protection under...
June 2, 2016 - 5:44pm
June 1, 2016
Be aware of aquatic invasive species
Invasive species are species that are not native to Minnesota and cause economic or environmental harm or harm to human health. Aquatic invasive species (AIS) can be spread by individuals often without any awareness. With more than 500 lakes that are 10 acres or larger, Cass County...
June 1, 2016 - 3:32pm
April 6, 2016
Lakeshore Conservation Club hosts fundraiser dinner
The Lakeshore Conservation Club's fifth annual Wild Game Dinner & Fundraiser held Sunday, March 20, at the Gull Lake Center at Grand View Lodge had more than 400 guests who dined on wild game prepared by executive chef Mike Manders and staff at Grand View Lodge. The Lakeshore Conservation...
April 6, 2016 - 10:35am
March 23, 2016
Mille Lacs regulations designed to keep walleye fishing open: Catch-and-release season announced
Regulations designed to protect the fish needed to rebuild Mille Lacs Lake's walleye population will require that walleye anglers use only artificial...
March 23, 2016 - 4:06pm
Deep Portage to offer side by side shoot as fundraiser
A fundraiser for the hunting and shooting sports education programs at Deep Portage Learning Center near Hackensack will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 11. The shoot is open to any gauge side by side shotgun. A 100-target, birdhunter-designed sporting clays course will be the main event....
March 23, 2016 - 11:51am
March 3, 2016
Schreier named Young Snowmobiler of the Year
Dalton Schreier of rural Brainerd was named the Minnesota United Snowmobilers Association's (MnUSA) 2015 Young Snowmobiler of the Year for outstanding...
March 3, 2016 - 2:54pm
February 26, 2016
DNR anticipates early snow melt, burning restrictions
With minimal snow this winter and warming February temperatures, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) anticipates early snow melt....
February 26, 2016 - 8:50am
February 4, 2016
Free Salsa Cycles fat bike demo event set Friday
The Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Crew, a chapter of the International Mountain Bicycling Association, will host a Salsa Cycles Fat Bike Demo Event...
February 4, 2016 - 2:45pm