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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
The Regional Report: National Guard lawsuit ends; council floats sales tax hike in Little Falls
Ideal Green Market hosts annual meeting
Backus fly-in pancake breakfast set
National Loon Center project garners $4 million grant
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves second teacher contract
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Donald J. Watson
John Leslie Orr
Senior Menus: July 23-27, 2018
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
From the Lefthand Corner: Big Trump and little Trump - Panderers both
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
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
February 6, 2018
Bernabei to speak at Blue Ox Success Series in Pequot Lakes
The Blue Ox Business Academy Success Series will host a session called "4 Cornerstones + Thought Circles & Tornadoes" with speaker Paul Bernabei...
February 6, 2018 - 3:00am
February 5, 2018
Madden's on Gull Lake announces renovations
Madden's on Gull Lake will undergo renovations to its resort property throughout the winter that include updates to the lake house, pool deck and dining amenities. Construction is set to be complete this spring. "Our focus for this year's renovations is not only to provide an up-to-date,...
February 5, 2018 - 10:30am
January 28, 2018
'Business casual' has new meaning for telecommuters
FARGO — A week or so ago, I was watching "Working Girl," the ultimate '80s workplace comedy starring Melanie Griffith as a working-class...
January 28, 2018 - 8:05am
January 23, 2018
Crosslake Town Square growth is focus in 2018
Crosswoods Development, LLC announces a renewed focus on Crosslake Town Square this year. With new housing projects set to go up around Crosslake...
January 23, 2018 - 6:00am
January 21, 2018
Denny Hecker's former Cross Lake home provides glimpse of top-end market
CROSSLAKE—Living in Denny Hecker's former 11,438-square-foot mansion may require a map for a new buyer—or at least a healthy set...
January 21, 2018 - 6:00am
January 14, 2018
Justin, Clasen & Company opens Nisswa office
The Nisswa Chamber of Commerce welcome Justin, Clasen & Company, Ltd to Nisswa. Justin, Clasen & Co. is a full service accounting and tax firm...
January 14, 2018 - 8:00am
January 10, 2018
Magnetation startup could come this summer
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—The long-awaited restart of the former Magnetation operations just outside Grand Rapids could happen as soon as the summer, with more than 100 people back to work, months earlier than previously expected. New owner Tom Clarke said this week that he now has...
January 10, 2018 - 6:58pm
Business Traditions - Roll of Honor
January 10, 2018 - 2:23pm
Area representatives call for public to weigh in on mining proposal
A pair of state representatives from the region encouraged area residents to express support for the NorthMet permit to mine proposal by participating in the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' public comment period. The 60-day window to provide the DNR with input on PolyMet's...
January 10, 2018 - 12:30pm
January 7, 2018
'Pants on Pants': Duluth resident creates new snow pants design
DULUTH — Experiencing his first winter after moving from Shanghai to Duluth, Jeffrey Xu wondered why Minnesotans put on jackets, but then...
January 7, 2018 - 8:04pm
December 31, 2017
Pine River man named Crow Wing, Area 8 Conservationist of Year
Jim Brandt, of Pine River, was recently honored as Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Outstanding Conservationist at the annual meeting...
December 31, 2017 - 8:00am
December 26, 2017
Breezy Point native keeps spinning along with unicycle
Jessica Kreitz's love affair with the unicycle has come full circle. "My fascination begins with wheels in general. I've always been kind of...
December 26, 2017 - 7:00am
December 22, 2017
Twin Metals gets federal mining leases back
DULUTH — Twin Metals Minnesota will get back its permits to explore for copper on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and continue working toward a copper mine southeast of Ely, under a decision Friday by the U.S. Interior Department. The move by the Trump...
December 22, 2017 - 8:37pm
December 20, 2017
Hotline available for farmers
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Agriculture recently established a Farm and Rural Helpline, a resource Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, said could help those facing a variety of challenges in greater Minnesota. The MDA created the helpline as a one-stop shop of sorts for farmers...
December 20, 2017 - 4:30am