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House passes Nolan Bill to streamline Voyageurs National Park land management
Local high school juniors recognized for leadership and community service
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
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
Ricki Gene Huber
Wendy Jean Bassamore
Brian B. Eide
Gary Lee Gallagher
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
July 28, 2015
Dan-ecdotes: Taking a stance? Learn your history first
Philosopher George Santayana famously said, "Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it." Rarely have truer words ever been spoken. There have been a few political topics lately - none of which I really feel like delving into - that have obvious ties to our nation's...
July 28, 2015 - 10:01am
March 19, 2015
Pages from the Past - March 19
60 years ago, March 18, 1955 (Headline) Pine River firemen will sponsor donkey basketball at Armory March 30 Yesterday, the "wearin' of the Green" was celebrated here in many ways, with dancin' at the Legion Club, green ribbons, shamrocks, etc., but perhaps none so picturesquely...
March 19, 2015 - 10:18am
February 4, 2015
Pine River: Former Journal building home to familiar store
The former Pine River Journal building has a new lease on life with the opening of Dar-BB's Lotsa Stuff Bargains Store, a business that just can't stay put. Local resident Daryl Rudquist (former Dad's Ellwell Store) bought the former newspaper office building at auction last May,...
February 4, 2015 - 12:43pm
November 19, 2014
Pages from the Past - November 20
60 years ago, Nov. 19, 1954 The Greyhound Lines' Scenicruiser, a revolutionary motor coach that is expected to set new standards of luxury in highway travel, was on display Thursday afternoon at Kleins' Bus Depot in Pine River. 50 years ago, Nov. 20, 1964 (Headline) Cass...
November 19, 2014 - 5:29pm
October 1, 2014
Pages From the Past - October 2
50 years ago, Oct. 2, 1964 The first bookmobile in history will roll into Pine River as an added attraction to Carnival Day, Oct. 10. (Headline) Adult Education Class in 'sewing with wool' to begin at high school 25 years ago, Oct. 5, 1989 A poll of Pine River School District...
October 1, 2014 - 3:48pm
September 17, 2014
Schaefer's Foods sponsors Nisswa History Trivia Hunt during Fall Festival
Schaefer's Foods will celebrate its 100th anniversary in October. The month-long celebration will feature a free customer appreciation breakfast, mystery 100 minute sales, win what you spend drawing, register to win one of 100 bags of groceries, giveaways, prizes and other contests. To...
September 17, 2014 - 4:33pm
July 30, 2014
Pages from the Past - July 31, 2014
75 years ago, July 28, 1939 Ted Lavoie walked down the street Tuesday afternoon and nobody seemed to recognize him. The reason: Just 20 minutes before, while he was doing some repair work on his house he ran into a nest of yellow jackets who immediately took their toll. He was stung...
July 30, 2014 - 11:16am
July 10, 2014
History Mystery - July 10, 2014
Pequot Lakes Chamber of Commerce records indicate that Bean Hole Days started in the fall of 1938. A group of Pequot Lakes businessmen got together...
July 10, 2014 - 4:20pm
June 26, 2014
Pages from the Past - June 26, 2014
75 years ago, June 30, 1939 (Advertisement) Stop holiday deaths. Holidays have become "Death Days" - More people killed or injured each succeeding holiday. This can be changed. Mr. and Mrs. Ben Shiffer this week announced the sale of the Lake Region Hotel to J.W. Pattison of...
June 26, 2014 - 2:53pm
June 11, 2014
Pages from the Past - June 12
75 years ago, June 9, 1938 From the Pine River Journal (Headline) P.R. selected in U.S. for teacher exchange by Hawaii According to a radiogram received by Supt.
June 11, 2014 - 5:06pm