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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Paul Bunyan Trail closes south of Wilderness Road July 26-27
[KLICK GALLERY] Moondance Jam 25
Deputy injured when his vehicle was hit while responding to crash near Detroit Lakes
Shooting after Florida nightclub's teen party leaves two dead
Wave of prospective drone pilots expected to seek out regional testing centers in coming months
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
Eveland finds success on rodeo circuit
Richard L. Kruchten
Morris "Morrie" Olson
Amber Lynn Martinson
George "Buck" W. Abbott III
'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 20, 2016
Torrential rainfall affects area lakes
Area lakes are recovering after an unusually high amount of rainfall in the Brainerd lakes area last week. According to the National Weather Service in Duluth, Brainerd received 8.9 inches of rain Monday, July 11, while areas between Nisswa and Breezy Point had about 5.5 inches. Lakes...
July 20, 2016 - 10:55am
Looking Back-July 21, 2016
40 years ago, July 22, 1976 The city of Pequot Lakes will begin chlorinating the water supply to eliminate the iron bacteria in water, which has caused discoloration and odor. The Pequot-Nisswa Lions dropped both ends of a doubleheader to the Aitkin Stags by scores of 9-5 and 11-7....
July 20, 2016 - 10:10am
July 12, 2016
One year later: The silver lining in the supercell
A year ago tonight, a swath of the Brainerd lakes area landscape was instantly changed. Hurricane-force straightline winds destroyed millions...
July 12, 2016 - 8:40am
July 6, 2016
Cass County: Be aware of new laws regarding aquatic invasive species
Those who plan to go out on the water this summer should be aware of new laws regarding aquatic invasive species (AIS), according to the Cass County Soil and Water Conservation District. The following steps should be followed to prevent the spread of invasive species: First, clean...
July 6, 2016 - 1:50pm
July 5, 2016
Drive-by shooting results in injury
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Sunday, July 3, 2016 at 11:08 AM, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a drive-by...
July 5, 2016 - 2:51pm
June 29, 2016
Community health surveys sent to Cass County residents
Cass County Health, Human and Veterans Services-Public Health announces the LiveHealthy Cass County Community Health Surveys were sent to Cass...
June 29, 2016 - 11:05am
Fair weather for Cass County Fair
Bright, sunny skies shined down on the Cass County Fair in Pine River last week, giving fairgoers a bright, sunny time. Fairgoers came from across...
June 29, 2016 - 10:24am
June 27, 2016
Man injured after crashing into 2 trees
WALKER—A 54-year-old Backus man was injured when the Nisswa Sentra he was driving left the roadway and hit two trees at 8:30 a.m. Sunday on Highway 200 and 39th Avenue Northwest in Walker in Cass County. The Minnesota State Patrol reported Brian L. Scott was westbound on Highway...
June 27, 2016 - 10:05am
June 22, 2016
LiveHealthy Cass County seeks participants for workplace wellness
LiveHealthy Cass County seeks employers in Cass County to participate in a workplace wellness collaborative, which is a no-cost initiative designed to create "cultures of health" that support healthy behaviors at work. The initiative is funded through the Statewide Health Improvement...
June 22, 2016 - 11:21am
June 21, 2016
Cass County: Sheriff’s office employee to receive $87,500 in settlement
WALKER, Minn. -- Cass County agreed to pay $87,500 to settle a lawsuit claiming discrimination filed by a sheriff’s office employee. The details...
June 21, 2016 - 9:18am
June 14, 2016
Lightning strike injures fisherman
The Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of a fisherman being struck by lightning on Baby Lake in rural Hackensack on Sunday morning, June 12, according to Sheriff Tom Burch. A 48-year-old Iowa man, Wei Wei, was in serious condition Monday, June 13, after being transported...
June 14, 2016 - 11:52pm
June 8, 2016
Election 2016: Candidates file for political office
The filing period for county, state and federal offices in Minnesota closed Tuesday, May 31. The following area candidates have filed to run for office in the November general election. (For area cities and school districts where there are no primaries, and for townships with November...
June 8, 2016 - 2:24pm
May 24, 2016
Cass County: Board approves steps for CSAH 77 project in Lake Shore
Cass County Engineer David Enblom obtained county board approval Tuesday, May 17, to begin right-of-way acquisition for the repaving project planned for County State Aid Highway 77 through Lake Shore in 2017. In conjunction with the county road project, the city of Lake Shore plans...
May 24, 2016 - 3:24pm
May 11, 2016
Cass County: Hazardous waste collection sites announced
Cass County will hold one-day household hazardous and electronic waste collection sites throughout the county this summer, including from noon to 4 p.m. June 23 at Lake Shore City Hall, and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 21 at Slagel's transfer station in Longville. - Monica Lundquist,...
May 11, 2016 - 10:54am
April 20, 2016
Cass County: Soil, Water Conservation District
Across the United States, nearly 3,000 Soil and Water Conservation Districts - almost one in every county - are helping local people to conserve land, water, forests, wildlife and other natural resources. The Cass County Soil and Water Conservation District is part of this locally...
April 20, 2016 - 1:31pm