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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Push to make smoking tougher in Minnesota gains student support
North Dakota, Minnesota bankruptcies (Feb. 25)
Army Corps updates camping reservation policy
Ruud appointed to Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board
Pequot Lakes Community Carnival to offer fun for all ages, Volunteers still needed
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Stone 8th in state meet - McGuire 46th in Biwabik
Wolverines play hard in first home game in 27 years
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
Eloise Kay Jans
Grim's Grub: Pout about it
Reminders-Feb. 23, 2017
Calendar of Events-Feb. 24, 2017
Card games: Feb. 23, 2017
Pages from the Past - Feb. 23, 2017
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Faith: Look beneath the surface for what is buried
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Letter to the editor: Bartella family thanks community
letters to the editor
Wedding Announced: Denny (DJ) Pink and Martha Worms
65th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Kathy O'Brien
90th Birthday: Rachel Wing
95th Birthday: Ralph Yeager
4 Generations: Jensen, Stanwood, Nelson
February 19, 2017
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Tom Clarke has developed a pattern in recent years: finding shuttered, bankrupt companies, buying them for pennies...
February 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 9, 2017
Cliffs profits bounce back with iron ore demand
DULUTH — Cliffs Natural Resources, the nation's largest supplier of taconite iron ore, rode the recovering domestic steel industry back...
February 9, 2017 - 8:23pm
February 2, 2017
Chocolate added to coffee offerings in Nisswa
In addition to getting a caffeine fix, visitors to Adirondack Coffee in Nisswa will now be able to sate their sweet tooth with Wildflower Chocolate....
February 2, 2017 - 11:02pm
Minnesota loggers hoping new NAFTA deal can help sagging industry
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Northern Minnesota loggers said Wednesday that the region's harvest is down significantly, and with about month left in the winter timber season, the clock is ticking. Industry groups also said that President Donald Trump's notion he will renegotiate the North...
February 2, 2017 - 4:02pm
Wilderness supporters rally against Nolan for pro-copper stance
DULUTH -- Supporters of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness protested in front of U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s Duluth office Thursday, Feb....
February 2, 2017 - 1:54pm
January 22, 2017
Local development organization to participate in new lending program
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development selected the North Central Economic Development Association to participate in a new statewide lending program designed to provide funding to small businesses in need of capital. The new Emerging Entrepreneur Loan Program...
January 22, 2017 - 10:15pm
January 16, 2017
2017 Business Traditions - Roll of Honor
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January 16, 2017 - 12:45pm
Business Traditions - Roll of Honor - 2017
Featured Businesses: Ideal Boarding Kennels • Ganley’s Restaurant • Reed’s Market • GSS Riverside Villas • Jim’s Electric • Kathy’s Custom Sewing
January 16, 2017 - 12:41pm
January 13, 2017
McCabe's becomes Mission Tavern under new owners
McCabe's Pub along Highway 3 in Mission Township found new owners Dec. 21 and soon will reopen under a new name. Jeff McCulloch, of Breezy Point, and Mike Loomis, of Crosslake, have almost a combined 40 years of tending bar and recently decided to turn that experience into a business...
January 13, 2017 - 9:03pm
January 5, 2017
Minnesota-owned grocer expanding to super store
FOSSTON, MN - Open for business! Small town USA is booming in one Minnesota town. At a time when small locally-owned stores seem to be downsizing...
January 5, 2017 - 10:36am
January 2, 2017
Mn company works on robotic toenail trimmers, denture antenna, hands-free toothbrush and more
SHOREVIEW, Minn.—Here are a few gadgets we might see in the near future: A where-did-I-put-my-teeth smartphone app to locate dentures equipped...
January 2, 2017 - 5:51pm
October 31, 2016
Bauer ice hockey gear maker files bankruptcy in U.S., Canada
Performance Sports Group Ltd , the maker of Bauer ice hockey gear, said on Monday, Oct. 31, it has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United...
October 31, 2016 - 12:53pm
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