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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for this week
Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
Local Foods College classes to start Jan. 23
Making the Grade - Jan. 21, 2018
The Regional Report: Hung jury scuttles Little Falls murder case
Sixth grade Patriot boys take first
Riewer benefit Feb. 2 at PR-B
Area Male Athlete: PR-B's Ackerman leader in more ways than one
Patriot 6th graders take 3rd
6th grade girls team take 1st in Foley
DeLores E. Arrigoni
Chef's Hat: Be creative when making stuffed chicken breasts
Senior Menus: Jan. 22-26, 2018
Denny Hecker's former Cross Lake home provides glimpse of top-end market
Faith: It's midwinter, but the color is green
Card games: Jan. 20, 2018
Vogt's Notes: Drop me a line about what makes your fish house special
Letter to the editor: Lake associations protect lakes for everyone
The Last Windrow: Riding the stock market
From the Left Hand Corner: Will it ever end?
Letter to the Editor: Trump's wall of racism
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
August 3, 2016
Browser the library cat: Let them eat pie
Friends and neighbors, I firmly believe Marie Antoinette should have said, "Let them eat pie." The starving masses would have been nourished. And speaking of pie, Pie on the Park is coming up. It will be Friday, Aug. 5, and we need pie bakers. This isn't hard. I'd do it myself if...
August 3, 2016 - 2:50pm
July 27, 2016
Browser: Pie on Park
Friends and neighbors, I firmly believe Marie Antoinette should have said, "Let them eat pie." The starving masses would have been nourished. And speaking of pie, "Pie on Park" is coming right up. It will be Friday, August 5 th . We need pie bakers. This isn't hard. I'd do it myself...
July 27, 2016 - 4:52pm
July 6, 2016
Browser: Pine River Library to host program on India, book sale
Friends and neighbors, and most specifically my younger friends and neighbors, Soon, very soon, comes a special presentation by our Minnesota Legacy Program in whole or part with money dedicated to preserve Minnesota's arts and cultural heritage - India! "The seventh-largest country...
July 6, 2016 - 1:33pm
June 15, 2016
Pine River Public Library modifies reading porch plans
The Pine River Public Library has made alterations to its proposed three-season reading porch that could allow the space to be used during mild...
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am
June 1, 2016
Summer fun to begin at Pine River Library
Friends and neighbors, It is the commencement of glorious summer here in Minnesota, and the Pine River Public Library. First on the docket are our reading programs for the young people, "Read for the Win." Signup for these programs is Monday, June 6, and the programs begin Saturday,...
June 1, 2016 - 1:10pm
May 17, 2016
Wine, beer, spirits tasting fundraiser set May 19 in Pine River
Friends and neighbors of the adult human variety! There is a fabulous event coming soon. It is located at Bites Grill and Bar so I can't attend, but Muriel promises to take the flat Browser so I can at least make my presence known. This event is to benefit both the Pine River Public...
May 17, 2016 - 5:48pm
March 31, 2016
Browser column: Ups and downs at Pine River Public Library
Well, friends and neighbors, I feel like I'm on a trampoline here at the Pine River Public Library. Ups and downs. First, the "down" part. Sarah is leaving. She has taken a full-time job. They tell me she will come for visits. I hope this is true. Sarah is my family. I will miss her...
March 31, 2016 - 11:00am
February 21, 2016
Browser: Cold, snow mean it's perfect time to read
Friends and neighbors, Here in the north country we are in the heart of winter, yet in some parts of our glorious nation other friends and neighbors...
February 21, 2016 - 8:00am
November 13, 2015
Browser: Pine River Library lists holiday happenings
We are now, friends and neighbors, in that festive season. One holiday after another. Veterans Day was Nov. 11. Thanksgiving, a moveable feast, is Nov. 26 this year. Our library is closed those days. Then comes the festival of lights. It's a case of "a rose by any other name...
November 13, 2015 - 2:29pm
October 15, 2015
Browser: Lost towns topic of library program Oct. 17
Honestly, friends and neighbors, I find Rhonda Fochs' subject the most fascinating of any that we experience. She writes about lost towns...
October 15, 2015 - 1:12pm
July 30, 2015
Erickson's passion continues after 29 years with Pine River Library
In the past 29 years, the Pine River Public Library has had two buildings, plenty of staff overturn and one lovable cat, but one thing that has...
July 30, 2015 - 11:59am
June 16, 2015
Browser Column: Summer brings author, book sale to Pine River Library
Friends and neighbors, Summer! We knew it was coming, but the actual event seemed so distant during our long winter. Our Minnesota Legacy Program is kicking off summer here at the Pine River Public Library with Minnesota Book Award winner Julie Klassen. She will be with us at 6...
June 16, 2015 - 8:43am
May 27, 2015
Browser: Pine River summer reading program to begin
Young friends and neighbors and parents of same, Soon, very soon, the summer reading program will commence. The theme is "Read to the Rhythm." My friend and ghost writer played in a band for many years and this theme rings true for her. We feel everybody should fill their lives...
May 27, 2015 - 2:21pm
May 12, 2015
Browse: Pine River Library to host Legacy program
Happy spring, friends and neighbors. April showers bring May flowers, if they aren't covered in snow. This is Minnesota. Some May days are sunny and spring-like, some others not so much. We at the Pine River Public Library are welcoming May with another free Minnesota Legacy Program,...
May 12, 2015 - 2:45pm
March 25, 2015
Browser PR Library: Browser shares ideas for spring
Hello, friends and neighbors. Browser here with some ideas for spring. Going to the nursery or discount store to buy flowers means you may need deep pockets. (I, of course, have no pockets, not being a marsupial.) I have some suggestions. Buying annual plants is a quick fix to a...
March 25, 2015 - 1:51pm