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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
After strong winds and storm, state park campgrounds open
Woman, teen Boy Scout camping with Scout group killed in Boundary Waters storm
Pine River: Council seeks solution to cemetery operating costs
Prince estate's administrator dismisses claims by three
Itasca received most damage of state parks in northern Minnesota from storms
Golf Leagues-July 21, 2016
Patriots have assembled admirable track coaching staff
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Inside the Outdoors: Some records we'd rather not break
Eveland finds success on rodeo circuit
Morris "Morrie" Olson
Richard L. Kruchten
Amber Lynn Martinson
George "Buck" W. Abbott III
Sweetheart Days goes to the dogs
'Being Mortal' community screening slated Sept. 22 in Crosby
Brainerd author's book named semifinalist
Artist gives glory to God for studio on the hill
Pages from the Past-July 21, 2016
MMBA Home Show
Letters to the Editor: Thanks to our supporters
Vogt's Notes: Is it time to sharpen your communication skills?
Danecdotes: Golf drives me crazy, and that's OK
Letters to the Editor: Muskie anglers won't cause parking overflow issue
The Last Windrow: Get off the lake when skies darken
letters to the editor
90th Birthday: Dot (Dorothy) Berg Jones
50th Wedding Anniversary: Michael and Carol Smith
80th Birthday: Ronald (Buzzy) Schmolke Sr.
40th Wedding Anniversary: Lynn and Pam Radunz
July 20, 2016
Charter to bring HD channels, improved all-digital network, faster internet speeds to Backus, Hackensack
Charter Communications customers in Backus and Hackensack will enjoy access to more than 200 high definition (HD) channels, better picture quality and significantly faster Internet speeds as Charter moves to a 100 percent all-digital network. Once the all digital upgrade is complete,...
July 20, 2016 - 1:26pm
Sweetheart Days goes to the dogs
The annual Hackensack Sweetheart Days celebration included the first-ever Dachshund Derby, among other attractions. The annual event, celebrating...
July 20, 2016 - 11:26am
July 14, 2016
Calendar of Events-July 14, 2016
WEEKLY Thursdays: Nisswa Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Nisswa American Legion Thursdays: Market in the Park, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes Fridays: Pine River Duck Races, 1:45 p.m., Pine River Dam Fridays: Pine River Market Square farmers market, 2:30-5:30 p.m.,...
July 14, 2016 - 9:46am
July 7, 2016
Sweetheart Days calling all Dachshunds
Sweetheart Days in Hackensack will bring the first-ever Dachshund Derby to town Tuesday, July 12. Event organizers Jay Cline, Julie Cline and...
July 7, 2016 - 10:13am
July 6, 2016
4-H Day Camp slated July 13 in Hackensack
The Cass County 4-H Ambassadors will host a free 4-H Day Camp from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 13, at the Community Building in Hackensack. This event is for kindergarten through sixth-grade youth. Participants will learn more about 4-H and have a fun day that includes games,...
July 6, 2016 - 2:08pm
June 29, 2016
Sweetheart Days on tap July 8-15 in Hackensack
Sweetheart Days in Hackensack will run Friday-Friday, July 8-15. Following is a schedule of events: Friday, July 8 4:30-7 p.m.: Izaak Walton League spaghetti fundraiser at UCC church. Saturday, July 9 11 a.m.-noon.: Northwoods Arts Council youth jazz clinic, community building. 1-5...
June 29, 2016 - 9:49am
June 22, 2016
Outdoor education at Deep Portage Learning Center
Deep Portage Learning Center in Hackensack offers educational classes at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. on selected days June 28 through Aug. 18. The events will be approximately two hours long. Deep Portage provides all equipment and instruction. Participation fee is $7 per adult, $5 per child...
June 22, 2016 - 9:28am
June 14, 2016
Lightning strike injures fisherman
The Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of a fisherman being struck by lightning on Baby Lake in rural Hackensack on Sunday morning, June 12, according to Sheriff Tom Burch. A 48-year-old Iowa man, Wei Wei, was in serious condition Monday, June 13, after being transported...
June 14, 2016 - 11:52pm
Hackensack Hot Jazz Festival set July 8-9
The Northwoods Art Council (NAC) announces the return of its Hackensack Hot Jazz Festival at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 8 and 9, at the Hackensack Community Center. The festival will feature Big Band era favorites performed by Josh Duffee and his orchestra. Duffee, of Davenport,...
June 14, 2016 - 11:37pm
Hackensack Legion to serve breakfast Sunday
Hackensack American Legion Auxiliary Unit 202 will serve breakfast from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday, June 19, at the club. Menu includes choice of pancakes, bacon and eggs; or eggs, hash browns, bacon and toast. Both include juice and coffee for $6. The proceeds will go to support youth...
June 14, 2016 - 11:36pm
June 13, 2016
Lightning strike sends angler to hospital
HACKENSACK—A man was struck by lightning Sunday morning while fishing on Baby Lake in rural Hackensack. The Cass County Sheriff's office was...
June 13, 2016 - 8:50am
June 8, 2016
Reminders-June 9, 2016
Nisswa-stamman The Nisswa-stamman Scandinavian Folk Music Festival will be held Friday and Saturday, June 10-11, featuring performers from Norway, Sweden and the United States. Friday events include a gala sampler concert at 7 p.m. at Lutheran Church of the Cross and an old-time dance...
June 8, 2016 - 1:31pm
Flag retirement ceremony set Saturday in Hackensack
People can bring American flags that are no longer serviceable to the Hackensack American Legion by Saturday, June 11. The American Legion, Auxiliary and SAL will conduct a flag retirement ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Hackensack City Park, where the American flags and any POW-MIA...
June 8, 2016 - 10:55am
April 20, 2016
Hackensack Senior Center expanding membership: Ages 21 and older can join
The Hackensack Senior Center is working to expand its membership, including a policy change that now allows members age 21 and older to join. This change to the center's bylaws is a result of a community effort to keep the center open.
April 20, 2016 - 2:30pm
April 13, 2016
Woodticks & Pork Chops event on tap April 23 in Hackensack
Woodticks & Pork Chops is the name of an event scheduled Saturday, April 23, at American Legion Post 202 in Hackensack. Sponsored by the Woodtick Wheelers ATV/OHM Club, the pork chop dinner will be from 4-7 p.m. or until the chops are gone. Cost is $6.50 a plate, with funds going...
April 13, 2016 - 10:54am