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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
2018 Voter's Guide: Pequot Lakes School Board
2018 Voter's Guide: Pine River-Backus School Board
2018 Voter's Guide: Fifty Lakes City Council, mayor candidates
2018 Voter's Guide: Manhattan Beach City contests
2018 Voter's Guide: Hackensack City Council
Bemidji State picked fifth in WCHA preseason polls, Minnesota State again the favorite
Defending champs Minnesota Duluth picked to finish first in NCHC; followed by SCSU, UND
Inside the Outdoors: Viruses victimize wildlife, too
Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
Football: Patriots fall to Rebels 20-18
Evelyn D. Eide
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Shawn Eisel Blanchard
Lyle B. Sannes
Coming Wednesday: Substance abuse is addictive
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
Crow Wing Energized: Depression might be more common than you think
Pequot Lakes church to host lutefisk supper Sept. 29
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
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
May 26, 2018
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
FARGO — It sounds like an interesting riddle: When is a pine cone not a pine cone? The answer: When it's growing on a spruce. In last week's...
May 26, 2018 - 8:20am
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
FARGO — Have you ever struggled with a some-assembly-required item, and hours later concluded that whoever wrote the instructions obviously...
May 26, 2018 - 8:15am
May 22, 2018
Nisswa Garden Club changes time, place of meeting - Plant sale set June 2
The Nisswa Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, May 24, at The Treehouse in Pequot Lakes. Social time and check-in will begin at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is asked to bring an appetizer for a potluck followed by the business meeting. Note the change in time and location for...
May 22, 2018 - 5:30am
May 17, 2018
'Hostas: From Minis to Giants' to be presented June 10
"Hostas: From Minis to Giants" will be presented by Jennifer Knutson, University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener, at noon on June 12 at the Brainerd Public Library. Hostas are the stars of the shade garden and range in size from miniature to giant. Cultivation information will...
May 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
May 5, 2018
Old-time rutabagas back en vogue
Q: Is it possible to grow rutabagas in Minnesota? We love rutabagas, but the ones in the stores are often stringy and old tasting. How do you...
May 5, 2018 - 8:36am
April 18, 2018
Annual Mother/Daughter Banquet planned in Pequot Lakes
Evening Circle will host its annual Mother/Daughter Banquet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Pequot Lakes. Guest speaker is Jennifer Knutson, who is a member of the Minnesota Horticultural Society and on the board of the North Star Lily Society....
April 18, 2018 - 3:30am
April 4, 2018
Flash talk event on gardening scheduled April 5
The Brainerd Area Environmental Learning Network will host a flash talk event from 5-6 p.m. Thursday, April 5, at Prairie Bay in Baxter. Presenter Jackie Froemming, extension educator with the horticulture and Master Gardener volunteer program, will share her gardening knowledge,...
April 4, 2018 - 10:30am
March 20, 2018
Nisswa Garden Club to meet March 22
The Nisswa Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, March 22, at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa. Social hour and check-in will begin at noon. Ernie's Restaurant will serve lunch for $13 at 12:30 p.m., and the business meeting will follow. Jennifer Knutson, of the...
March 20, 2018 - 3:30am
March 18, 2018
The Cracker Barrel: The most popular hobby
Now that the calendar shows us that spring is right around the corner, it seems fitting to offer some thoughts about America's most popular hobby:...
March 18, 2018 - 8:30am
March 9, 2018
Garden classes offered in Hackensack
The following gardening classes will be held at 10:30 a.m. on the days listed at the Hub in Hackensack. Classes are free, but the Hub requires a $1.50 charge per person per class for use of the facilities. Instructor is Mary Parrish. • March 12: Roses and other Hardy Plants Learn...
March 9, 2018 - 5:30am
February 26, 2018
The Last Windrow: Planting season is coming
I just got a Facebook picture of my cousin and his wife sitting at a tiki bar somewhere in the tropics. Another friend and his wife are just...
February 26, 2018 - 7:30am
February 20, 2018
Nisswa Garden Club to meet Feb. 22
The Nisswa Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, Feb. 22, at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa. Social hour and check-in will begin at noon. Ernie's Restaurant will serve lunch for $13 at 12:30 p.m. The business meeting will follow, and the program presentation...
February 20, 2018 - 5:30am
February 10, 2018
Gardening class set at the Brainerd Public Library
"Add Color to your Landscape with Flowering Shrubs" will be presented by Jennifer Knutson, University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener at noon Tuesday at the Brainerd Public Library.
February 10, 2018 - 11:30am
January 23, 2018
Nisswa Garden Club to meet Jan. 25
The Nisswa Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, Jan. 25, at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa. Social hour and check-in will begin at noon. Ernie's Restaurant will serve lunch for $13 at 12:30 p.m., followed by the business meeting. JoAnn Weaver, a Crow Wing County...
January 23, 2018 - 9:30am
August 24, 2017
Do you know what fairy rings are? They sprout after wet weather
WASHINGTON - Have you heard of "fairy rings?" Some people respond, "Who hasn't?" while others look at you funny and wonder if it's a trick question...
August 24, 2017 - 1:29pm