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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Backus Legion officers installed
Ruttger Family honored for philanthropy
Smaller turnout, bigger fish at week 4 of Hackensack fishing contest
Making the Grade: July 15, 2018
Outdoor Notes for July 15
Golf results - July 12, 2018
Danecdotes: Fan voting affects all-star games
KLICK! - Run for the Walleye
PL 9U team league champs
Edward R. Van Beek
Jevonne M. Ness
Julius Clifford Matson
Michael T. Koering
Backus Legion Auxiliary makes donation
Card games: July 2-6, 2018
One pan egg bake: only fresh ingredients needed
Chef's Hat: For a sweet treat, grill fruit
Our Lady of the Lakes Parish to hold capital fund drive
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
The Last Windrow: Life lessons learned on the farm
Letter to the editor: Thank you, Pequot Lakes police
Letter to the Editor: There's only one set of facts
Cheesehead Chatter: Farewell to Echoland
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 15, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Malecha returns to her first business location - opens Timeless Appeal in former grocery store spot
From groceries to crafts and antiques, Pequot Lakes resident Cathy Malecha has seen several different sides of the retail business. After taking...
21 hours 50 min ago
July 11, 2018
A family affair? The Dispatch wants to hear from you
With many long-standing businesses in the Brainerd lakes area, we know many are family-owned. Who works with Mom or Dad, or perhaps a spouse,...
July 11, 2018 - 10:13am
July 8, 2018
Area Dining: A southern infusion is happening at Cragun's
EAST GULL LAKE—Food fusion. Seems like a funny term until you meet Wayd Lovaas, the new executive chef at Cragun's Resort in East Gull...
July 8, 2018 - 8:00am
July 1, 2018
Area Dining: Lost Lake's community outreach through pasta
A small group of do-it-yourself chefs sat salivating Wednesday. Brian Plum and Flor Molero captivated elementary aged audience members and intrigued...
July 1, 2018 - 8:00am
June 20, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Merritt Jewelers honored as Business of the Year
"Merritt Jewelers of Pequot Lakes is a solid business that chooses to stay in Pequot Lakes. They are always willing to lend a hand in the community...
June 20, 2018 - 10:03am
June 18, 2018
Former meat market now hosts canvas shop
Following an auction liquidating all the assets, the former Fresh Start Meat Market - more widely known as the former Shamp's Meat Market - in...
June 18, 2018 - 7:00am
May 28, 2018
Duluth stores to pull menthol cigarettes: Ordinance restricting sale of flavored tobacco products to kick in June 1
DULUTH — More than 80 local retailers will wind down sales of menthol cigarettes this week, as new restrictions on flavored tobacco products in Duluth take effect Friday. Starting June 1, adults-only smoke shops will be the sole retailers allowed to sell such products, widely...
May 28, 2018 - 7:00am
May 6, 2018
Electronics collection event at county landfill site
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department will conduct a business electronics collection event 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 16 at the Crow Wing County Landfill.
May 6, 2018 - 1:30pm
April 26, 2018
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A series of explosions and fires rocked the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior on Thursday, April 26, sending a black plume...
April 26, 2018 - 10:35pm
March 25, 2018
Pequot Lakes Chamber to recognize Business of the Year - Nominations sought
Does your business have what it takes to be considered a Business of the Year? This summer, the Pequot Lakes Chamber of Commerce will recognize...
March 25, 2018 - 7:00am
March 24, 2018
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
In lieu of a magic crystal ball, Brainerd lakes area businesses hoped to get a glimpse into the future by asking area legislators to be prognosticators...
March 24, 2018 - 4:00am
March 1, 2018
Rosenmeier Forum: Panelists tackle issues of lakes area unemployment
The issue of unemployment took center stage at Central Lakes College for the Gordon Rosenmeier Forum Wednesday evening—though, panelists...
March 1, 2018 - 6:00am
February 11, 2018
Nisswa Chamber hosts Junior Achievement students
The Nisswa Chamber hosted 250 seventh- and eighth-grade Junior Achievement students from Staples-Motley and Pillager schools Wednesday, Jan....
February 11, 2018 - 7:00am
February 10, 2018
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — The future is bright for the solar sector in Minnesota, state and industry leaders said this week. Minnesota...
February 10, 2018 - 2:40pm
February 7, 2018
Haines named Auto Value Store Manager of the Year
Doug Haines, manager of Pine River Auto Value, received the 2017 Auto Value Store Manager of the Year award from Automotive Parts Headquarters...
February 7, 2018 - 7:00am