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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Serve camp packs meals for Operation Sandwich
Free non-surgical weight loss seminar scheduled Sept. 26
Crosslake starts new school year with more space
Lake Shore: Nisswa Legion donates money for police body cameras
Cities, counties get to decide on 'grandma pods' policy
Tennis: Patriots thrive in opening matches
Golf Leagues - Aug. 25, 2016
Practice begins for area teams
Football: Tigers hope to rebound from late-season upset
Tennis: New-look Patriots look to senior leadership
Harley Dean Eigenheer
John William Vessey, Jr.
Joyce V. Nygaard
Henry Allen Butler
Author Simar chosen as WILLA Literary Award finalist
Bluegrass concert on tap Sunday in Crosslake
Northwoods Art and Book Festival brings food fiction to town
Chef's Hat: Overabundance of oregano
Music showcase, community event on tap Aug. 26 in Emily
MMBA Home Show
The Cracker Barrel: Thirty days hath September
From the Lefthand Corner: Memories of Wendy
Vogt's Notes: Venture with us on s'more tour around Whitefish Chain
Faith: Anno mortis eius (in the year of her death)
Letters to the Editor: Local support for muskie stocking on Gull?
letters to the editor
80th Birthday: Wilma Durham
70th Wedding Anniversary: DeWayne and Millie Schwanke
60th Wedding Anniversary: Ray and Carolyn Frisch
Wedding Announced: Melissa Besmehn and Tyler Junkenmeier
Births-Aug. 11, 2016
August 11, 2016
Consumer groups press KFC to tighten antibiotic rules
Consumer groups will deliver a petition from more than 350,000 people to the KFC restaurant chain on Wednesday, calling on the Yum Brands Inc...
August 11, 2016 - 9:42am
August 10, 2016
Crosslake Canvas and Upholstery born from life on water
New Crosslake business owner David Gahn is one of a select number of people in the lakes area who can boast of actually living on water. It started...
August 10, 2016 - 12:34pm
August 9, 2016
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
LOS ANGELES - Get ready to buy some new headphones with you next iPhone: Apple is going to ship the iPhone 7 without a headphone jack, making...
August 9, 2016 - 8:44am
August 4, 2016
Pine River-Backus grad brings different art to town
Pine River now has a professional tattoo shop, making it a rarity on the road between Brainerd and Bemidji. Pine River Ink Custom Tattoos owner...
August 4, 2016 - 9:39am
July 11, 2016
Cargill sells U.S. ag-retail business to Agrium
CHICAGO - U.S. grain trader Cargill Inc has agreed to sell its ag-retail business in the United States to farming input seller and distributor Agrium Inc , the companies said on Wednesday. Calgary, Alberta-based Agrium, North America's largest retail seller of crop inputs like seed,...
July 11, 2016 - 10:22am
June 22, 2016
Business roundup: Dollar General building store in Backus
Following is a roundup of area business happenings: Backus Dollar General eyes fall completion The Backus Dollar General building is well under construction and estimated to open in the fall, said Nolan Miles, Dollar General internal/external communications coordinator. Dollar General...
June 22, 2016 - 2:12pm
March 10, 2016
Pestello's in Pequot Lakes to become Mexican restaurant
Since 2002, the Pestello's name has been prominent in Pequot Lakes, thanks to the restaurant and bar located on Highway 371 by the same name....
March 10, 2016 - 11:32am
February 29, 2016
KKR completes purchase of Mills Fleet Farm
It's official: KKR, a global investment firm, reports the purchase of Mills Fleet Farm is complete. The announcement came after 4 p.m. Monday,...
February 29, 2016 - 9:28pm
February 26, 2016
Little Monkeys moves to Jenkins
Little Monkeys Children's Shop, purchased in May by Matthew and Crystal Sams, is making the move from the Jack Pine Center in Pequot Lakes to...
February 26, 2016 - 11:46am
January 5, 2016
Mills Fleet Farm sale reported
Mills Fleet Farm agreed to sell to KKR, the Star Tribune reported Monday night. An official announcement of the sale is expected today, Jan....
January 5, 2016 - 9:08am
November 3, 2015
Pestello, Martin want to overcome reputation, heating bills: They open JB's Saloon and Eatery in Backus
In Backus, restaurant co-owners are working to rekindle an old building's popularity. Billy Pestello, known for ownership of several restaurants...
November 3, 2015 - 7:57am
September 23, 2015
Family Time Games aims to provide indoor, in person fun
More and more, the outdoors is known for social activities, while the indoors is known for personal time. A new Nisswa business is looking to...
September 23, 2015 - 2:01pm
July 1, 2015
Pages from the Past - July 2
60 years ago, July 1, 1955 Work on the Pine River sign being erected south of town by members of the Commercial Club is progressing rapidly after only three voluntary work sessions by members. Earl Brown, 19, of Minneapolis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Brown of Brown's Cafe, Pine...
July 1, 2015 - 11:40pm
June 10, 2015
Pine River gets a face-lift
For years, Pine River has had several closed businesses on one of its most visible corners. Soon the southern corner of Highway 371 and Barclay...
June 10, 2015 - 2:42pm
May 27, 2015
Northland Kart Kountry to reopen this weekend
Following intense restoration, Northland Kart Kountry between Nisswa and Brainerd is set to reopen this weekend after years of vacancy. Gone...
May 27, 2015 - 1:10pm