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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Thousands in Duluth area without power as hundreds work to resolve problems
Democrats seek to work past discord; set to nominate Clinton
When Colorado legalized pot, young kids' exposures went up
Motorcyclist states he was run off the road
DNR to stock muskies in Gull Lake, Fairmont chains of lakes
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan's famed trout factory
Patriots have assembled admirable track coaching staff
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Inside the Outdoors: Some records we'd rather not break
Golf Leagues-July 21, 2016
Charles Edward Simonson
John Franklin Stockard
James Roy Glenn
'Being Mortal' community screening slated Sept. 22 in Crosby
Brainerd author's book named semifinalist
Sweetheart Days goes to the dogs
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
90th Birthday: Dot (Dorothy) Berg Jones
50th Wedding Anniversary: Michael and Carol Smith
80th Birthday: Ronald (Buzzy) Schmolke Sr.
40th Wedding Anniversary: Lynn and Pam Radunz
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
April 29, 2015
Custom framing shop opens in Hackensack
Don Thompson of rural Pine River worked many years in manual labor, but back problems eventually led him to open his new business, D&D Custom...
April 29, 2015 - 2:56pm
April 22, 2015
Pine River: Meat market to reopen
Rural Pine River's iconic meat market building is getting a fresh start. Mike and Mary Styx, formerly of Ironton, are in the process of purchasing the former Shamp's Meat Market and plan to open it around Memorial Day as the Fresh Start Meat Market. Shamp's closed Oct. 11, 2014,...
April 22, 2015 - 1:39pm
April 2, 2015
Pine River: Familiar crafter starts new store
Cleo Kinnunen is not new to the local crafting scene, but as of April 1 her Cricket Crafts have their own store on Barclay Avenue in Pine River...
April 2, 2015 - 3:20pm
April 1, 2015
Hints of new business appear in Pine River
Drivers passing through Pine River on Highway 371 may have noticed a sign declaring a property on the southern border of town as the site of...
April 1, 2015 - 11:34am