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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Correction: Aug. 24, 2017
The Night Out to benefit CLC students
Solar eclipse: Former, current lakes area residents share stories
Kitchigami mobile library schedule listed for area cities
Sponsorship spots available for Crosslake Days
Ingvalson takes gold at IBJJF Open Tournament
Youth hockey golf tournament slated Aug. 27
Lakeshore Conservation Club hosts member appreciation day
Cole Aldrich talks Wolves' renovated roster, trade rumors and his role
Former Gophers QB Mitch Leidner getting first taste of NFL
Bradley David Smith
Charles "Charlie" Gentry
Geraldine "Gerre" McGuire
Clair Newton, Jr.
Wilford "Willie" Larson
Pages from the Past - Aug. 24, 2017
Lakes Bluegrass Festival gets underway today in Pine River
Author Vaughn to sign books in Nisswa
Grassroots Concerts lists 5 fall concert performers
Hackensack festival features authors, artists
A time for wine, a time for beer
Grim's Tales: In search of local history
The Cracker Barrel: A place for people
The Last Windrow: The life of a farm dog or cat
Love is an untidy, long story
letters to the editor
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Spike & Karen Wales
Cole Richard Sifferath
Robert and Susan (Gregg) House
Crow Wing County
August 20, 2017
Crosslake: Council learns flood insurance may become mandatory for many
Council members and residents at the Monday, Aug. 14, Crosslake City Council meeting learned about changes from the Federal Emergency Management...
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 19, 2017
Jenkins: Council signs agreement for street improvements
The Jenkins City Council on Monday, Aug. 14, signed a construction agreement with partial invoicing to the state of Minnesota for participation...
August 19, 2017 - 8:00am
August 16, 2017
Harvest Dinner set for Aug. 26 in Brainerd
The eighth annual Harvest Dinner will be at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at Sunup Ranch, 12316 County Road 18 Southwest in Brainerd. The dinner...
August 16, 2017 - 6:00am
August 15, 2017
Nominees sought for Brainerd area Citizen of the Year
Brainerd Community Action is accepting nominations for the 2017 Citizen of the Year. This is an opportunity to recognize someone who has volunteered time for the betterment of the Brainerd lakes area. Nominations should include: the nominee's occupation, details on volunteer work...
August 15, 2017 - 7:30am
August 5, 2017
Construction on CSAH 36 to start Monday
The Crow Wing County Highway Department entered into a contract with Anderson Brothers Construction for bridge rehabilitation, pavement reclamation and bituminous surfacing on County State Aid Highway 36 from Fairfield 114 to State Highway 6. CSAH 36 will be closed to through traffic...
August 5, 2017 - 9:30am
August 4, 2017
Former Pequot Lakes mayor, principal dies: Ed Larsen remembered as consensus builder, environmental advocate
Ed Larsen, former Crow Wing County commissioner and Pequot Lakes mayor and educator, passed away Wednesday in St. Cloud Hospital. He was 76....
August 4, 2017 - 11:27am
Looking Back - Aug. 3, 2017
40 years ago - Aug. 4, 1977 (Photo) The Crow Wing County senior citizens van has been coming into Pequot Lakes on Fridays of each week, but usage has been down, according to Sharon Thurlow, and the service could be discontinued because of it. (Photo) New tennis courts at the Crosslake...
August 4, 2017 - 6:30am
Suspect arrested in Emily burglaries
On Saturday, July 29, at roughly 5 p.m., a Crow Wing County deputy stopped a vehicle near Highway 6 and County Road 11 after he recognized the...
August 4, 2017 - 3:00am
August 2, 2017
Crow Wing seeks comment on Lake Improvement District policies
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department requests public comment on proposed revisions to county Lake Improvement District policies. Policy revisions can be viewed at www.crowwing.us by clicking on the "Crow Wing Listens" button on the home page. Written comments on the proposed...
August 2, 2017 - 6:30am
August 1, 2017
Crow Wing County earns award for work to stop child abuse
Crow Wing County recently received the Pinwheels for Prevention Award for working to stop child abuse. The award recognizes the entire child...
August 1, 2017 - 10:00am
July 25, 2017
2017 Highway Safety Improvement Projects
The Crow Wing County Highway Department has installed numerous safety improvement projects over the years. Some of these are highly visible, while others may be less noticeable. Numerous programs and funding sources are utilized to provide these improvements, including local, state...
July 25, 2017 - 9:00am
Browser the Library Cat: Summer ending, along with reading program
It may appear that summer has just begun, but it seems we are nearing the end. It's the old adage, "Time flies ..." And so, because summer is nearing an end, "Read by Design," the summer reading program, is ending Saturday, Aug. 5. All you young people who have participated in this...
July 25, 2017 - 5:30am
July 24, 2017
Crow Wing County: Board explores craft distillery regs
Entrepreneurs exploring the idea of opening a microdistillery in Crow Wing County prompted officials to examine permitting and waste treatment...
July 24, 2017 - 1:40pm
July 19, 2017
Storm hits lakes area, knocks down trees, power lines
A powerful line of thunderstorms ripped across the Brainerd lakes area late Monday afternoon, knocking down trees and power lines in its wake....
July 19, 2017 - 5:00am
July 17, 2017
Crow Wing County: Board approves fund transfer for Ditch 13
A transfer of funds from the now-defunct Thirty Lakes Watershed District account to the Ditch 13 maintenance fund received Crow Wing County Board support Tuesday. County Engineer Tim Bray told commissioners the watershed district board of directors agreed to donate about $6,000 to...
July 17, 2017 - 9:24am