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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Rare car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in west-central Minnesota
Park Service details Isle Royale wolf transplant
At least four tornadoes confirmed in southern Minnesota storm
Crow Wing County offers early voting for November general election
Cass County Board: Commissioners eliminate Leech Lake representative from children's initiative board
High School Football: Failed PATs doom Patriots
Beargrease sled dog rerouted, shortened for 2019
Vikings' Thielen announces launch of foundation with $100K donation
DNR expect good waterfowl opener
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
Judith K. Lapke
A Matter of Balance classes offered in area
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
Grace UMC to host tailgate party Friday
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
A Matter of Balance: Reducing risk of falling
Slow down to give and receive kindness
The Last Windrow: A time when people pulled together to save a town
Letter to the Editor: Andrews a wise choice in Crosslake
Letter to the editor: Here's the big deal about marijuana use
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
June 12, 2018
Art, dog classes offered in Pine River
Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080. • Summer Art Camp - My Hometown for ages 9-15: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, June 25-27, Pine River-Backus High School art room. Fee: $90...
June 12, 2018 - 2:30am
June 6, 2018
After brain surgery, central Minnesota classmates collaborate for academic success
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—During their time at Alexandria Technical and Community College, Jordan Henrichs of Evansville and Tyson Meissner of...
June 6, 2018 - 10:32am
June 3, 2018
Making the Grade: May 31, 2018
Alexandria Technical and Community College Anthony Fitzer and Lyndsey Johnson, Pequot Lakes, were named to the spring 2018 dean's list at Alexandria Technical and Community College. Central Lakes College
June 3, 2018 - 3:30am
May 27, 2018
Making the Grade: May 27, 2018
Bemidji State University Carlee Waschek, Pequot Lakes, junior at Bemidji State University studying graphic design, received the Rich and Marcella Sherman Scholarship for the 2018-19 school year. Minnesota Community and Technical College The following local students were named to the...
May 27, 2018 - 5:30am
May 22, 2018
Minn. teacher arrested for alleged child sexual abuse
DULUTH -- A 33-year-old Duluth middle school teacher has been arrested for alleged child sexual abuse. The woman was booked into the St. Louis...
May 22, 2018 - 3:53pm
Crosslake School: Board hires director of student life
Jill Arendt is the director of student life at Crosslake Community School, a brand new position. The school board decided in February to hire...
May 22, 2018 - 7:00am
May 14, 2018
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
ST. PAUL—Minnesota House passage of a public works funding bill signals the beginning of the end to the 2018 Minnesota Legislature. The...
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 13, 2018
Lake Country Faces: Vavpotic stands out from the crowd - PLHS senior receives Rising Star award
Pequot Lakes senior Colette Vavpotic doesn't let anything hold her back from success. Her positivity, strong work ethic and determination to...
May 13, 2018 - 7:00am
May 12, 2018
PR-B students learn survival techniques at Deep Portage
Eighth-graders from Pine River-Backus School spent two days at the Deep Portage Learning Center near Hackensack on April 23-24, where they learned...
May 12, 2018 - 9:00am
AIS roundtable focuses on education, prevention methods
More than 60 people attended the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association's fourth annual aquatic invasive species roundtable event Saturday,...
May 12, 2018 - 7:00am
May 8, 2018
Former longtime Bemidji State worker charged with fraud for alleged personal purchases on university's card
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A former Bemidji State University employee was charged with a felony Tuesday after he allegedly used his university-issued...
May 8, 2018 - 3:46pm
May 7, 2018
Duluth Lyme disease researcher seeks public's input
DULUTH—Benjamin Clarke's bank doesn't make loans, and it doesn't have a drive-through window. He does want deposits, although he's a bit...
May 7, 2018 - 7:49pm
May 6, 2018
PR-B Early Childhood registration set May 8
Pine River-Backus Early Childhood will offer a registration night from 4-5:30 p.m.Tuesday, May 8, in Room 213 of the Early Childhood Center. Enter by Door 26. Registration will be accepted for Summer Tiger Cub Camp and Fall 2018 Early Childhood Family Education and School Readiness...
May 6, 2018 - 8:30am
May 1, 2018
Gov. Dayton says he wants $138 million in 'emergency' school funding after nearly 60 districts report shortfalls
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton said he read a couple of news stories over the weekend about unexpected financial shortfalls schools face, and...
May 1, 2018 - 5:26pm
April 30, 2018
Pequot grad earns medal at SkillsUSA event
Pequot Lakes High School graduate CJ Borleis participated in the Minnesota SkillsUSA competition in collision repair technology March 24 in Mankato....
April 30, 2018 - 8:00am