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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Authorities uncover couple's 'sex room' in Minn. sexual assault case
20 measles cases prompt warning from Minnesota officials
Driver spends night in truck in Hwy. 200 ditch after crash
CWC Sheriff's Office launches Facebook page
Ruud, Heintzeman differ on environment policy
Peterson agrees to terms with Saints, who open at Minnesota
After another disappointing postseason, what's next for the Wild?
Vikings: Plenty of draft options at RB, including Joe Mixon teammate Samaje Perine
Always in Season: Mourning dove known for its call
All about the details: Awards mount for Minnesota taxidermist
Jacqueline F. Prushek
Clara V. Carlson
Lawrence (Larry) E. Baumgartner
Kenneth L. Fultz
Senior Menus: April 23, 2017
Liquor manager calls it quits: Toni Buchite retires after 37 years with city of Fifty Lakes
Card games: April 22, 2017
Grim's Grub: It's time to fire up the grill
Looking Back - April 21, 2017
Faith column: Finding the peace of Christ at jail
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
As I see it: What do the American people really want?
The Last Windrow: A dry line fishing opener
letters to the editor
Births-April 19, 2017
Robert and Janet Timmins
Betty Olson- Wolkenhauer- Lovegreen
Births-April 11, 2017
April 21, 2017
Greater Minnesota listening sessions planned in area
The Cass County Outreach Committee organized several listening sessions for area residents to share the concerns of greater Minnesota with legislators. "Many residents of Cass County have expressed, as individuals, they feel that the legislative representatives do not listen to our...
April 21, 2017 - 4:20am
March 30, 2017
Friday fish fry in Walker will support Faith in Action
Support Faith in Action for Cass County at the Friday Knight Fish Fry and Silent Auction from 5-6:30 p.m. Friday, March 31, at St. Agnes Church in Walker. Cost is $10. The event is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Council 13144, and all proceeds will go to support Faith in Action...
March 30, 2017 - 6:00am
March 29, 2017
Sex trafficking presentations planned in Hackensack
Lynnette Dirks, Support Within Reach Walker office representative, informed the Cass County Board earlier this month about an upcoming film and...
March 29, 2017 - 6:45am
March 14, 2017
TRIAD to meet March 21 in Hackensack
Cass County TRIAD will meet at noon Tuesday, March 21, at the Hackensack Hub for a potluck meeting. Nicole Bach, RSVP director at Horizon Health, will talk about the RSVP program that partners with 97 sites throughout Beltrami, Cass, Lake of the Woods and Morrison counties. RSVP supports...
March 14, 2017 - 7:30am
March 2, 2017
Sheriff's offices warn of deteriorating ice
As unseasonably warm weather quickly deteriorates ice conditions on lakes across much of the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
March 2, 2017 - 9:25pm
February 24, 2017
Older Americans Act funds to aid seniors in area counties
The St. Cloud office of Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid received a grant of Older Americans Act funds from the Central Minnesota Council on Aging to provide legal services for seniors living in Cass and Crow Wing counties. The funds will be used to provide legal advice, counseling and representation...
February 24, 2017 - 12:23am
Cass County: Warm weather leads to poor conditions on area lakes
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that unseasonably warm temperatures and steady rainfall have significantly deteriorated area lakes, especially landings. Several landings, including on Leech Lake, are reported to be in poor condition. The Cass County Sheriff's Office assisted...
February 24, 2017 - 12:02am
February 22, 2017
Pine River: City's criminal prosecution may end in March
The city of Pine River could be contracting with Cass County for criminal prosecutions as soon as March 1. During the Tuesday, Feb. 14, regular...
February 22, 2017 - 11:04pm
February 16, 2017
Looking Back - Feb. 16, 2017
40 years ago, Feb. 17, 1977 The energy situation in Cass County and the entire state of Minnesota is extremely critical, the newly organized Cass County Energy Emergency Committee concluded at its first meeting. (Headline) Pequot Lakes School Board votes $3,035,000 bond issue from...
February 16, 2017 - 10:05pm
February 5, 2017
Faith in Action launches accessible transportation pilot project
Faith in Action for Cass County announces the launch of a new volunteer service with a wheelchair-accessible van that can provide another transportation...
February 5, 2017 - 11:59am
January 18, 2017
Faith in Action to host volunteer trainings
If you have a morning or afternoon free once in awhile and would like to be a compassionate volunteer helping people in need, Faith in Action for Cass County needs you. Faith in Action is offering the following training sessions for new volunteers from 10 a.m. to noon: • Tuesday,...
January 18, 2017 - 2:25pm
January 12, 2017
Icy roads expensive to clear
December in the lakes area brought almost constantly icy road conditions, which prove more costly for local governments to try to clear than...
January 12, 2017 - 10:40am
January 5, 2017
Police Blotter - Jan. 5, 2017
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRASH: Report on Dec. 25 at 11:05 a.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 19 in Merrifield. Pequot Lakes Police Department CRASHES: Report on Dec. 28 at 1:51 p.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 11 and State Highway 371. Report...
January 5, 2017 - 11:01pm
January 4, 2017
Gazelka takes on elevated role in Senate: Area Republican starts session as majority leader
It wasn't quite business as usual for state Sen. Paul Gazelka when the state Legislature convened Tuesday, Jan. 3, in St. Paul. Two November...
January 4, 2017 - 8:39pm
January 2, 2017
Cass County: Board sets final levy, budget
The Cass County Board set a final 2017 levy and budget and approved 2017 salaries for all employees except those in three of the six union bargaining units. The county 2017 budget calls for $59,152,375 in revenues and $58,913,054 in expenditures. There is no contingency fund planned....
January 2, 2017 - 10:19am