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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Grass fire ignites north of the Preserve Golf Course
Lake Shore: Council approves preliminary design proposal for city hall building project
Grand Rapids man suspected of beheading 20-year-old is charged with murder
Bungalow Tap House burns down
Pine River Summerfest buttons on sale
Trap Shooting: Patriots finish 22nd at state
NLYA to host golf tournament Aug. 28
Pequot Lakes shooters 22nd at MSHSL state tournament
Pequot Lakes 14U team takes first
Baseball: Lightning defeat Miners
Wayne Melvin Olson
Patricia M. Rinde "Pat"
Reading machine helps those with low vision: Nisswa man's creation gives gift of reading again
Reminders-June 30, 2016
Pages from the Past - June 30, 2016
CODA to perform Sunday at Longville church
Looking Back- June 30, 2016
MMBA Home Show
Vogt's Notes: It's a great time to live, work and play in lakes area
Letter to the editor: Be careful around fireworks
The Last Windrow: Recalling the Fourth of years past
Guest Column: A tribute to Orval Nelson
Letter to the editor: Gun control requirements are in place
letters to the editor
Births-June 16, 2016
Declaration of Independence to be read July 4 in Fairfield Township
80th Birthday: Evelyn Matthies
75th Birthday: Ron Juhl
60th Wedding Anniversary: Rawleigh and Ila Tougas
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...
22 hours 3 min ago
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...
lifestyles / features
22 hours 45 min ago
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
April 13, 2016
National Infant Immunization Week is April 16-23
National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is an annual observance to promote the benefits of immunizations and to improve the health of children 2 years old or younger. It's a time when all Minnesotans, especially parents, healthcare providers and public health professionals, celebrate...
April 13, 2016 - 11:35am
April 7, 2016
Cass County: Sheriff: Restructuring reason for demotion
The demotion of a jail employee in the Cass County Sheriff's Office was part of an overall restructuring effort, not politically motivated discrimination,...
April 7, 2016 - 10:02am
April 6, 2016
Cass County volunteer opportunities
Following are volunteer opportunities in Cass County: Pine River-Backus Family Center: Volunteers needed to assist with the food shelf at First Lutheran Church. Call Leslie at 218-587-4292 or email email@example.com.
April 6, 2016 - 11:20am
March 31, 2016
Cass County Board: Commissioners approve contracts for highway department projects
Cass County engineer David Enblom obtained county board approval Tuesday, March 15, to award contracts to low bidders for a new county highway garage at Pine River and additions to the county garages at Pillager and Hackensack. Total cost for the new Pine River garage will be $544,905....
March 31, 2016 - 10:26am
March 30, 2016
Pages from the Past-March. 31, 2016
60 years ago, March 30, 1956 (Headline) Record high road fund seen for Cass County this year 25 years ago, March 28, 1991 Several members of the Backus School Board are still upset over proposed plans to conduct breathalizer tests on students attending the 1991 spring prom April 20....
March 30, 2016 - 1:43pm