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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Scarf-dyeing workshop set for Oct. 21
Nisswa: Students learn importance of American flag
Mills, France reign at PR-B homecoming
Cornfest harvest festival slated Saturday
Local DFL units hold Day of Action training event
PL 8th-graders first in S-M
PL 7th-graders first at Mid-State
Tennis: Four Patriots advance to sections
Tigers choose former longtime Twins manager Ron Gardenhire as new skipper, reports say
'Biggest fan' changed Jason Zucker's life. Wild winger trying to return the favor.
Lisa Marie Wall
Robert L. Maples
Steven P. Johnson
Calendar of events: Oct. 19, 2017
Geritol Frolics kick off 14th year Oct. 19
Everett Smithson Band to play Thursday in Crosslake
Reminders: Oct. 19, 2017
Chef's Hat: For quick cleanup, make it in a mug
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Grim's Tales: Vacation: A break from more than work
Faith: There's always hope
Cracker Barrel: Legacy in stone
From the Lefthand Corner: Walz makes strong move in quest to be governor
letters to the editor
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
Births - Aug. 27, 2017
March 5, 2017
Minn. pike regs stay same for 2017
ST. PAUL — Plans to improve Minnesota's northern pike fishery with a system of zones and changes to bag limits and size limits has been...
March 5, 2017 - 8:01am
February 26, 2017
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Ted Takasaki is one of North America's foremost authorities on walleyes and how to catch them. A native of Chatsworth, Ill., a small farm town...
February 26, 2017 - 3:10pm
February 25, 2017
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—A small audience gathered Thursday night in Thief River Falls to hear area and regional staff from the Minnesota...
February 25, 2017 - 10:17am
February 19, 2017
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
I'm standing next to a replica of a massive Alberta non-typical whitetail deer, and people are coming by to visit. They have come to opening...
February 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
How do you feel about spending more money for hunting and fishing licenses in Minnesota? That question promises to come up a fair bit over the...
February 19, 2017 - 12:28pm
February 1, 2017
Ice Fishing Extravaganza: Northern pike takes top spot
Over 11,000 anglers gathered at Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake in Nisswa for the 27th annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza...
February 1, 2017 - 11:03pm
January 29, 2017
The Last Windrow: Thinking about spring
I'm thinking spring. Yes, I know that spring is still seven Mondays away, but I can feel it, especially this past week when the ice and snow were melting across my driveway and causing people to slip and slide their way to work. The chickadees began to sing their spring mating song,...
January 29, 2017 - 9:33pm
January 28, 2017
Pequot Lakes student Blake Lane caught a 10-pound walleye while fishing on Pelican Lake Thursday, Jan. 14.
January 28, 2017 - 12:02am
January 15, 2017
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A statewide fisheries advisory group again has brought up the idea of reducing Minnesota's statewide walleye limit...
January 15, 2017 - 2:58pm
Passing along a pastime: Veteran darkhouse spearers welcoming youth and new families
COHASSET, Minn. — Mike Best of Deer River calls it the fish that got him "addicted" to spearing northern pike. And he didn't even spear it...
January 15, 2017 - 10:09am
DNR finds zebra mussels in Leech Lake
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in their larval stage in two locations in Leech Lake in Cass County. The DNR has found no adult zebra mussels in the lake, but the locations and numbers of zebra mussel larvae, called veligers, indicate a reproducing...
December 15, 2016 - 8:53pm
October 12, 2016
Legendary fishing guides reunite: Nisswa Guides League going strong for nearly 50 years
The Norway Center at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa was abuzz with fish stories and laughter Sunday, Oct. 9. What else would you expect when 20 current...
October 12, 2016 - 9:17am
September 1, 2016
'The Harbor' development advances: East Gull Lake zoning board approves project
EAST GULL LAKE—City Hall was packed to the gills for a discussion of a controversial development on Gull Lake that lasted for nearly four hours...
September 1, 2016 - 10:41am
August 3, 2016
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hunt
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, the term "hunting blind" takes on a whole new meaning. Host Bret Amundson...
August 3, 2016 - 11:12am
July 28, 2016
Muskie to be released in Gull Lake chain in fall
Muskellunge will be released this fall in the Gull Lake chain of lakes near Brainerd and the Fairmont chain of lakes in southern Minnesota as part of an effort to establish new muskie angling opportunities throughout the state. "We listened to and considered the more than 1,800 public...
July 28, 2016 - 9:29am