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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Snowfall accumulation misses mark in Brainerd lakes area
Pequot Lakes School: Board adds clay target to sanctioned sports
Authorities find body of missing pregnant woman
Pequot Lakes: Speech takes second in Underwood
Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest: Autopsy scheduled for 27-year-old from Akeley in Cass County
PL 6th-graders consolation champs
Crosslake archers fourth in Hill City
Taking the classroom to the lake
Second golden eagle captured and released at Camp Ripley
Area Female Athlete: PR-B's Rainwater eyeing an offensive game
Margaret Mary Baxter
Margaret A. (Ecklund) Nacey
Jacqueline "Jackie" Ann Sporer
Margaret Mary Baxter
Susan Gail Crawford
Pets of the Week
Senior Menus: Feb. 19-23, 2018
Chef's Hat: It's time to lighten up your meals
Card games: Feb. 17, 2018
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
The Cracker Barrel: Feeding the birds
Faith Column: Transcendent truth
Browser: Keep reading to earn your mug
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
letters to the editor
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
February 17, 2018
Platform is focus of GOP caucus-goers - Attendance down at Crow Wing, Cass locations
Low turnout stifled morale at some Republican caucus locations throughout Crow Wing and Cass counties Tuesday, Feb. 6, but others reported a...
February 17, 2018 - 7:00am
February 8, 2018
Elder abuse takes focus at CLC listening session
Central Lakes College hosted a session Wednesday regarding aging and elder care in central Minnesota—a subject that's been gaining traction...
February 8, 2018 - 6:00am
February 5, 2018
Ruud to co-host session on aging, long-term care issues
State Sens. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, and Karin Housley, R-St. Mary's Point, will hold a joint listening session focused on aging and long-term...
February 5, 2018 - 4:00am
January 31, 2018
Ruud, Housley to host listening session on aging, long-term care
On Feb. 7, Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, and Sen. Karin Housley, R-St. Mary's Point, will host a joint listening session focused on aging and long-term care issues. The listening session is planned at 4:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at Central Lakes College in Brainerd. The public...
January 31, 2018 - 11:30am
CLC plays host to bonding presentations
Having made their appeals to authority, the city of Brainerd and Central Lakes College now wait for the state of Minnesota's response. Tuesday's...
January 31, 2018 - 7:00am
December 27, 2017
Ruud named Legislator of Year for environmental work
Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, was named Legislator of the Year by the Minnesota Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts for...
December 27, 2017 - 6:00am
December 9, 2017
Deadline extended to prevent wolf attacks on livestock
Minnesota livestock producers received additional time to apply for grant money to help prevent wolf attacks. Due to a late harvest that kept producers in the fields longer than average, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture extended the deadline for the Wolf-Livestock Conflict...
December 9, 2017 - 4:30am
December 7, 2017
Ruud named legislator of the year by state SWCD group
ST. PAUL—Environment and Natural Resource Policy and Legacy Finance Chair Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, was named Legislator of the...
December 7, 2017 - 9:00am
November 29, 2017
Farmers have more time for wolf grant applications
Minnesota farmers have an additional three weeks to apply for grant money to help prevent wolf attacks. Due to a late harvest keeping farmers in the fields longer than average, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture is extending the deadline for the Wolf-Livestock Conflict Prevention...
November 29, 2017 - 3:00am
October 5, 2017
MN Sportsmen's Caucus celebrates National Hunting and Fishing Day
As co-chair of the Minnesota Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, and as a member of the 48-state National Assembly of Sportsmen's Caucuses network, my fellow caucus co-chairs and I are proud to join like-minded sportsmen legislators from across the nation in celebrating the 45th National...
October 5, 2017 - 7:30am
Gazelka, Ruud receive awards
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township in Cass County, and Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, received awards from the Coalition...
September 5, 2017 - 8:00am
August 11, 2017
Ruud receives arts award
Sen. Carrie Ruud, R- Breezy Point, received an Arts All Star Award from Minnesota Citizens for the Arts during a performance Wednesday of "L'Exotique"...
August 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 3, 2017
Lakes area honors military members who have died
Memorial Day services throughout the lakes area benefitted from relatively dry weather Monday, May 29, though unpredictable clouds may have caused...
June 3, 2017 - 6:00am
June 2, 2017
State Legislature: Area lawmakers deem session successful
Several local legislators held new positions during the past legislative session, but with hard work and cooperation, they consider the session...
June 2, 2017 - 9:00am
May 21, 2017
Pequot Lakes Girl Scouts visit Capitol
Fifth-graders with Pequot Lakes Girl Scout Troop 347 recently took a trip to the Twin Cities that was filled with art, acting, history, government...
May 21, 2017 - 9:00am