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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Return of the polar vortex? Forecasters say it could hit next week
NJPA Invites businesses, schools to address workforce gaps
Crash pins man, injures 2 teens
PR-B Community Education offers classes
Woodturning, glass star classes offered in Pequot Lakes
Inside the Outdoors: Deer disease is a less familiar kind of invader
North Stars fall to Lumberjacks
Dan-ecdotes: PL grad Miller overcomes injuries, finds niche in Bears defense
Tulenchik wins title at W-DC tourney: Road Crew place 9th overall
Lightning Squirt B takes second in Cloquet
Shirley Ann Clausen
Henry M. "Bud" Bruss
Nola Joy Wicklund
Geraldine P. Swift
Jenkins lights up for holidays
Survey says: Information glut no problem for most Americans
Nisswa Legion hosts Children's Christmas party
Longtime city council member steps down: Williams hopes to continue volunteering in Breezy Point
Chef's Hat: Warm up with these hot drinks
Letter to the editor: Pequot Lakes teams thank store, community
The Cracker Barrel: Picking the Christmas tree
The Last Windrow: Anglers anxiously awaiting thick ice
Letter to the Editor: Lakes Area Habitat helps build homes for vets
Letter to the Editor: Pine River Chamber thanks snowplowers, linemen
letters to the editor
80th Birthday: Harold Hanson
50th Wedding Anniversary: James and Mary Ann Zander
50th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Elizabeth Trusty
Three Fold Celebration
Three Fold Fraser Celebration
November 28, 2016
Community invited to holiday festival at CLC
Community members are invited to a free holiday festival at Central Lakes College at both the Brainerd and Staples campuses. The festival will be from 5-8 p.m. Dec. 6 in Staples and from 5-8 p.m. Dec. 12 in Brainerd. There will be photos with Santa, cookie decorating, face painting,...
November 28, 2016 - 9:04am
November 18, 2016
First dose of winter hits hard
Minnesotans all across the state are experiencing the first dose of winter today as a snow storm sweeps through the state. Meteorologist Joe...
November 18, 2016 - 10:18am
November 9, 2016
First class of AIS detectors certified
Thirteen residents of Brainerd and elsewhere across the northland are now Minnesota's first certified detectors for aquatic invasive species...
November 9, 2016 - 1:08pm
Nolan, Mills once again in a tight race
With 57.78 percent of precincts reporting Tuesday, incumbent Democrat U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan held a slight lead over Stewart Mills III in the 8th U.S. Congressional District race. Nolan had 51.66 percent of the vote compared to Mills' 48.12 percent. Although further returns promised...
November 9, 2016 - 11:38am
November 4, 2016
Author Szarke to be at Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival in Brainerd
Award-winning regional author Connie Claire (Peterson) Szarke will be available for her Callie Lindstrom trilogy book-signing from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, at the annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Festival at Brainerd High School.
November 4, 2016 - 8:38am
October 31, 2016
Brainerd holiday arts and crafts festival set Nov. 12
Brainerd Community Education will sponsor a holiday arts and crafts festival from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, at Brainerd High School. Admission is free. The festival will have 150 artists/crafters with items for sale. Refreshments will be available.
October 31, 2016 - 8:49am
October 25, 2016
Drug agents seize meth and firearms; 3 facing charges
Three people face criminal charges following a drug bust in which authorities seized methamphetamine with a street value of about $1,000 and...
October 25, 2016 - 11:17am
October 24, 2016
Brainerd man seriously injured confronting burglar in home invasion
A Brainerd man suffered serious injury to his hand after another man allegedly broke into his home and assaulted him Thursday night. Brodie Damon...
October 24, 2016 - 9:50am
October 16, 2016
TRIAD to host winter driving safety tips session for seniors
TRIAD of Crow Wing County will host a session on winter driving safety tips for seniors from 10-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, in the lower level of the Land Services Building in Brainerd. Lt. Scott Goddard will give the presentation, and attendees will get a build-your-own winter car...
October 16, 2016 - 9:07am
October 13, 2016
GriefShare meetings to begin Oct. 13
GriefShare meetings, a 14-week series for people who have lost family or loved ones, will begin from 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at the Community of Hope Church of the Nazarene in Brainerd. For more information, call the church at 218-829-9005 or 218-839-1970.
October 13, 2016 - 9:43am
September 7, 2016
Progress: This old Barn - Brainerd restaurant has made it right for 7 decades
For 70 years, the restaurant known as the Barn has persevered in Brainerd, largely by remaining consistent. It's probably pretty close to what...
September 7, 2016 - 10:43am
August 25, 2016
Kinship Partners program celebrates 30 years
Changing the world one child at a time. Kinship Partners is proud of its efforts in doing just that. With support of caring mentors, schools,...
August 25, 2016 - 9:40am
August 9, 2016
Brainerd salon to host cut-a-thon
The Deborah Schey Salon in Brainerd will hold a cut-a-thon from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10. All of the proceeds will go to the Brainerd Lakes Area Walk to End Alzheimer's. Please call any of the following to reserve an appointment. Pam: 219-831-3562 Deb: 218-825-0196 Chuck:...
August 9, 2016 - 8:23am
August 3, 2016
Crow Wing County Fair continues through Saturday
The Crow Wing County Fair opened Tuesday, Aug. 2, and runs through Saturday, Aug. 6, at the fairgrounds in Brainerd. Tuesday was Military Day, and Wednesday was Senior Citizens Day. Thursday is Ag Day. Friday is Teen Day featuring talent shows and a dance. And Saturday is Kids Day....
August 3, 2016 - 2:44pm
July 28, 2016
Northwoods Unitarian Universalist Fellowship recognized for LGBTQ work
The Unitarian Universalist Association has recognized the Northwoods Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Brainerd/Pine River as a Welcoming Congregation of its work on LGBTQ issues and commitment to ongoing ministry in this area. In the letter of notification, encouragement to continue...
July 28, 2016 - 9:40am