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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Mills drops request for election recount in 8th District race
Pine River group enjoys Bone Builders program
Reward doubled to $20,000 for info in MN hunter's death
Minnesota expects $1.4 billion budget surplus
[KLICK GALLERY] Pequot Lakes Women's Club Christmas cookie packing
Tiger boys will start fresh for 2016
Experience, depth is key for Lightning
Revolution aim to move up in section
Girls basketball: Patriots top PR-B
Dan-ecdotes: Winter season in full swing for area teams
Geraldine "Gerry" P. Swift
Julia Jean Pieper
Sonja Nina Hakes
Albert M. Cavin
Janet Elaine Amundson
Grim's Grub: Bone juice
Verch, Newberry to play Nisswa concert Dec. 9
Klein to perform at Gustavus Christmas worship services
'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' auditions set at CLC
Reminders: Dec. 1, 2016
Letter to the Editor: This is what they are teaching at a 'Christian' school?
The Last Windrow: Shopping small is nothing new to this farm kid
Letter to the editor: Fake news, red herrings and pulpit opinions
Bust your holiday budget already?
Letter to the Editor: Liberals are concerned about Trump
letters to the editor
Three Fold Fraser Celebration
90th Birthday: Gerald "Keebler" Nelson
Births-Nov. 11, 2016
49th Birthday: Wanda Gallagher
Five Generations: Kiehlbauch - Crawford
November 30, 2016
Police Blotter - Dec. 1, 2016
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department BURGLARY: Report on Nov. 24 at 5:08 p.m. of a burglary on Wabigoniss Shores in Pine River. CRASHES: Report...
November 30, 2016 - 2:49pm
Park Rapids man admits to burning down garage
A Park Rapids man was arrested and charged with felony second degree arson after admitting to local grocery store employees and law enforcement...
November 30, 2016 - 1:32pm
November 22, 2016
Police Blotter - Nov. 24, 2016
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRASHES: Report on Nov. 15 at 5:11 p.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 3 and County Road 118...
November 22, 2016 - 10:17am
November 21, 2016
Wetterling killer sentenced to 20 years in prison
MINNEAPOLIS -- Danny Heinrich, the man who confessed to killing Jacob Wetterling almost three decades ago, was sentenced to 20 years in prison...
November 21, 2016 - 11:25am
November 18, 2016
Bena man faces criminal vehicular homicide charges
WALKER, Minn. -- A 31-year-old Bena man who was allegedly drinking faces criminal vehicular homicide charges after the car he was driving went off the road and hit three trees last month near Walker, killing his passenger. Phillip C. Nelson has been charged in Cass County District...
November 18, 2016 - 8:48am
November 17, 2016
Police Blotter - Nov. 17, 2016
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRASHES: Report on Nov. 7 at 6 a.m. of a property damage car/deer crash on County Road 66 and Rush Harbor...
November 17, 2016 - 10:15am
November 16, 2016
Attorney: Deadly force not justified in Castile shooting, officer will be charged
ST. PAUL -- Ramsey County Attorney John Choi said that the use of deadly force in the shooting of Philando Castile last July was not justified...
November 16, 2016 - 10:59am
November 3, 2016
Police blotter-Nov. 3, 2016
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department ANIMAL COMPLAINT: Report on Oct. 28 at 9:36 a.m. of loose cattle on County Road 134 and County Road 1 in...
November 3, 2016 - 9:57am
November 2, 2016
Gunman suspected of killing two Iowa police officers acted alone
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Two Iowa police officers were shot and killed on Wednesday, Nov. 2, while sitting in their patrol cars in what police called...
November 2, 2016 - 2:46pm
November 1, 2016
Bemidji man charged with arson released from jail
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man charged with first-degree arson will be released from the Beltrami County Jail. Michael James Durant, 33, appeared in court Monday, where his attorney, public defender Laura Dahl, said the charges against him will likely be changed to first-degree damage to...
November 1, 2016 - 9:40am
Cass County Most Wanted for October 2016
Four new faces replace on the Cass County Most Wanted list for October replace four people from last month who have been arrested on their outstanding...
November 1, 2016 - 9:35am
Brainerd man enters guilty plea in 2014 prom night rape case
Twenty-one-year-old Ryan Mark Hall admitted Monday in a Brainerd courtroom that he consumed a lot of alcohol and cannot remember everything that happened the night of the 2014 Brainerd High School prom—a night where alleged sexual assaults took place at a party. The Brainerd man...
November 1, 2016 - 9:15am
October 28, 2016
Police Blotter - Oct. 27, 2016
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department ANIMAL COMPLAINT: Report on Oct. 19 at 7:07 p.m. of loose cows on County Road 1 and County Road 134 in Pine River. CRASHES: Report on Oct. 21 at 7:08 p.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 1 and Kego Lake Road. Report on Oct. 21 at 8:59...
October 28, 2016 - 11:58am
October 27, 2016
Minnesota woman who didn’t trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home burglary
ST. PAUL -- Phuong Dinh moved across the world to Minnesota two decades ago with her 12-year-old daughter, in search of a better life. She’s...
October 27, 2016 - 9:53am
October 25, 2016
Drug agents seize meth and firearms; 3 facing charges
Three people face criminal charges following a drug bust in which authorities seized methamphetamine with a street value of about $1,000 and...
October 25, 2016 - 11:17am