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Republican senators introduce legislation to support Minnesota mining and reduce household water costs
Police Blotter - March 17, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Council nixes idea for new maintenance facility location
Lifestyle change classes begin this week
Crosslake: Council denies road vacation, discusses lower speed limit on CR16
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - March 15, 2018
Girls basketball: Rails eliminate Patriot girls
Turkeys trot along 210
North Stars fall to New Ulm
Wendy Jean Bassamore
Brian B. Eide
Gary Lee Gallagher
Virgil Frank Lundberg
Virgil Frank Lundberg
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
Card games: March 5-9, 2018
Chef's Hat: Sweet potatoes provide a twist on tater tots
Salmonella cases linked to consuming opioid substitute kratom
Corks have significant impact on wine
The Last Windrow: Remembering the 'Rat Man'
Letter to the Editor: Popular vote should overrule Electoral College
Living longer means seniors often care for parents
Letter to the Editor: Thank you to loon center supporters
Vogt's Notes: Read your community newspaper to be an informed citizen
letters to the editor
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
February 2, 2018
Calendar of events: Feb. 2, 2018
FEBRUARY 1-3 Crosslake WinterFest 2 Sons of the late Bobby Vee, "I am, He Said: A Celebration of the Music of Neil Diamond," Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd, CLC Cultural Arts Series 9 The Ragamala Dance Company of Minneapolis, "Sacred Earth," CLC Cultural Arts Series 16-18, 23-25 "And...
February 2, 2018 - 5:30am
January 26, 2018
Reminders: Jan. 26, 2018
Back to Basics Back to Basics, featuring free workshops and vendor information related to sustainability and resiliency, will run from 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at Pine River-Backus School, sponsored by Happy Dancing Turtle. The theme is Navigating Changing Currents. Timber...
January 26, 2018 - 5:30am
January 25, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Ganley, Senst named SnoDaze royalty
Clare Ganley and Zach Senst were named queen and king for Pequot Lakes SnoDaze. The coronation on Tuesday, Jan. 23, in the Pequot Lakes Athletic...
January 25, 2018 - 6:00am
Calendar of events: Jan. 25, 2018
JANUARY 26 Buckets and Tap Shoes, CLC Cultural Arts Series 27 Back to Basics sustainable living workshops, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Pine River-Backus School 27 Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza, noon-3 p.m., Hole-in-the-Day Bay, Gull Lake 27 Timber Bay spaghetti feed, ice...
January 25, 2018 - 3:00am
January 18, 2018
Reminder: Jan. 18, 2018
Winter Rendezvous Deep Portage Learning Center near Hackensack will host the Winter Rendezvous - an active day of old-time games and activities - from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20. Participation fee is $5 for adults and $3 for children under 12, seniors and Deep Portage members....
January 18, 2018 - 5:30am
Calendar of events: Jan. 18, 2018
JANUARY 18 Auditions for the musical "Young Frankenstein," 7:30 p.m., Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, Brainerd Community Theatre 18-20 Antique Snowmobile Rendezvous, Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes 20 Winter Rendezvous, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Deep Portage Learning Center, Hackensack...
January 18, 2018 - 3:30am
January 13, 2018
Mobile library schedule announced
The Kitchigami Regional Library's Mobile Library schedule through June has been announced. On the second and fourth Tuesday of every month, the mobile library will stop at: • Remer, from 9-11:30 a.m. at the city library building, • Hackensack, from 1-2 p.m. on the corner of First...
January 13, 2018 - 9:30am
Reminders: Jan. 13, 2018
Skating for Hope Members of the Breezy Point and Elk River figure skating clubs, the White Bear Lake Sports Center and others will perform from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, at the Breezy Point Ice Arena in a charitable event for the Rising Hope Foundation, dedicated to combating...
January 13, 2018 - 3:30am
January 12, 2018
Calendar of events: Jan. 12, 2018
JANUARY 14 Skating for Hope fundraiser, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Breezy Point Ice Arena, benefiting Rising Hope Foundation 17-18 Auditions for the musical "Young Frankenstein," 7:30 p.m., Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, Brainerd Community Theatre 19-22 Antique Snowmobile Rendezvous,...
January 12, 2018 - 6:30am
January 5, 2018
Calendar of events: Jan. 5, 2018
JANUARY 6 Ice Fest events, Breezy Point Resort 6 Shaffer's Lost Forty bluegrass band, 7:30 p.m. Pequot Lakes High School auditorium, Greater...
January 5, 2018 - 3:30am
January 4, 2018
Reminders: Jan 4, 2018
Shaffer's Lost 40 Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts welcomes Shaffer's Lost 40 in an energetic bluegrass concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan....
January 4, 2018 - 5:30am
December 28, 2017
Calendar of events: Dec. 28, 2017
DECEMBER Through Dec. 31 Sertoma Winter Wonderland, 5:30-8:30 p.m. nightly, Northland Arboretum, Brainerd JANUARY 5-6 Ice Fest, Breezy Point...
December 28, 2017 - 5:30am
December 27, 2017
2017: A year in review - Take a look back at the year's highlights
SIDEBAR: Find a month-by-month roundup of 2017 highlights from the Echo Journal on page A11. As we prepare to welcome 2018 in just a few days, it's time to take a look back at 2017 highlights in the lakes area and reflect on the news and people that made headlines.
December 27, 2017 - 2:16pm
December 26, 2017
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080. • What is FIRST LEGO league? 3-4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, starting Jan. 3. Pre-registration required. Fee: $45. Guided by adult coaches, FIRST...
December 26, 2017 - 6:30am
December 25, 2017
Pequot Lakes Community Education offers variety of classes
Pre-registration is required for the following Pequot Lakes Community Education classes. Call 218-568-9200 or register online at www.isd186.org and click on "community education." • Tae Kwon Do: Various times on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at Total Tae Kwon Do in Pequot Lakes....
December 25, 2017 - 6:30am