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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Relay for Life raises more than $26k
Crow Wing County Board: Thiede announces re-election bid
Seasonal crack sealing continues this week
Meade accepts rotary club awards
New Pathways homeless shelter program needs donations
Area Male Athlete: Raph's good play causing a racket
Trap shooting: Patriot shooters remain atop conference
Crosslake shooters ranked third after Week 3
Golf results - May 19, 2018
Crosslake archers compete in nationals
Claudia L. Lodermeier
Donald Clinton Moen
LaVerne "Shorty" Holsapple
Rebekah Dawn Seibert
Grandparents, stay in the game
Card games: May 7-11
Grim's Grub: Read for the history, subscribe to make more
Iron Range Eatery chef claims 'Minced' crown: Cooking competition raises funds for mobile food market
Celebrate Syttende Mai with Norwegian cream layer cake
As I See It: 'A hundred million miracles'
The Last WIndrow: It was just one big lie
Letter to the editor: Reconsider rerouting traffic until safety study is done
From the Lefthand Corner: Norway Independence Day is a day of importance
Thank you to Day of Caring students
letters to the editor
Births - May 20, 2018
Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Raymond and Margie Richards
May 16, 2018
Baxter City Council: Weather delays worry businesses
BAXTER—The late spring is pushing street projects back and that includes Baxter's projects by its commercial and residential area along...
May 16, 2018 - 7:00am
May 10, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Work to get billboards on Highway 371 continues
Work to allow billboards along Highway 371 through Pequot Lakes continues as the city's planning and zoning commission held a special meeting...
May 10, 2018 - 5:00am
May 6, 2018
State to conduct prescribed fires along Interstate 94, Highway 371 and Highway 23 in central Minnesota
Local residents and motorists along Interstate 94, Highway 371 and Highway 23 in central Minnesota may see smoke from roadside prescribed fires...
May 6, 2018 - 4:00am
April 27, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Path to install Highway 371 billboards hits roadblocks
A seemingly simple act of installing two billboards on Highway 371 through Pequot Lakes isn't as easy as some thought thanks to the federal Highway...
April 27, 2018 - 5:00am
April 21, 2018
Fire at Nisswa church starts in kitchen
NISSWA—Timberwood Church did not go up in flames thanks to a sprinkler system that put out a kitchen fire at the Nisswa place of worship...
April 21, 2018 - 4:00am
April 14, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Road turnback process progressing
As a formality only, the Pequot Lakes City Council temporarily renamed Patriot Avenue (the former two-lane Highway 371 through town) as part...
April 14, 2018 - 5:00am
April 13, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Highway 371 billboards may be allowed on city land
About 30 people representing Pequot Lakes businesses filled the city council chambers to plead for signs on Highway 371 to direct motorists to...
April 13, 2018 - 5:00am
April 11, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: 5-year highway improvement plan given green light
Where to spend money fixing roadways, when and for how much was part of a highway improvement plan adopted by the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners....
April 11, 2018 - 8:00am
March 30, 2018
Grim's Tales: Be a hero to local businesses
I hope nobody reading the PineandLakes Echo Journal on a regular basis is unaware at this point that an approximately 7-mile stretch of Highway 371 from the Backus Corner Store to Mann Lake LTD in Hackensack will be closed for improvements sometime after Labor Day, with traffic detoured...
March 30, 2018 - 7:30am
March 25, 2018
The Regional Report: Staff cuts hit Staples-Motley schools
DEERWOOD There is no longer a vacancy on the Deerwood City Council. The Crosby-Ironton Courier reported Linda Peterson was selected to fill the...
March 25, 2018 - 10:00am
March 24, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Bridge over highway has cosmetic damage
Damage to a rail section of the County State Aid Highway 11 bridge spanning the four-lane Highway 371 in Pequot Lakes is cosmetic and the contractor...
March 24, 2018 - 5:00am
March 22, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Businesses seek to reopen discussion of signs on Highway 371
Allowing some form of signs or billboards on the new four-lane Highway 371 through Pequot Lakes made its way to the city's planning and zoning...
March 22, 2018 - 5:00am
March 19, 2018
Highway 371 project open house set Tuesday in Backus
Backus and Hackensack area businesses and residents are invited to an open house from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, March 20, at the Cass County Land Department...
March 19, 2018 - 11:03am
March 15, 2018
Little Falls man dies in 2-vehicle crash
LITTLE FALLS—A 41-year-old Little Falls man is dead after a two-vehicle crash Wednesday north of Little Falls. The Morrison County Sheriff's...
March 15, 2018 - 4:00am
March 9, 2018
MnDOT plans another closure of Highway 371
BACKUS—Just when people thought traffic disruptions were over on Highway 371 north of Brainerd with the new four-lane segment open, word...
March 9, 2018 - 8:00am