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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County Community Services wins innovation award
'We're not those kids': BLC students create business, bust stereotypes
Coalition for Peace to hold peace vigil, pie social
PLMS Students of the Month
Former Crosby mayor wins again: Possessing firearm charge dismissal follows 2 other acquittals
Junior Hockey: North Iowa dominates North Stars
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Girls hockey: Lightning win 2 of 3 to start season
Women's College Hockey: BSU, SCSU hope game in Brainerd Tuesday, Nov. 20, will be classic
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
James M. Dullum
William D. O'Hara
Ileana "Kathy" Peterson
Crow Wing Energized: Take control of the holidays
3 things for better health
Faith: Where did the chickadees go?
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
Senior Menus: Nov. 19-23, 2018
Bormett's Vignette: I can still be 'home for the holidays'
Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
September 9, 2018
Minnesota ruffed grouse outlook tough to predict
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — After last year, Ted Dick could be excused for being gun shy about making predictions on ruffed grouse hunting...
September 9, 2018 - 6:01am
September 5, 2018
Minnesota roadside pheasant count up 19 percent from last year
ST. PAUL -- The 2018 roadside survey for pheasants in Minnesota has shown a surprising 19 percent increase over last year. While the count is...
September 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 27, 2018
Inside the Outdoors: Like Charlie Brown, Minnesota duck hunters want to believe
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources recently announced the results of its 2018 spring breeding duck survey. It found that overall duck...
August 27, 2018 - 10:00am
August 19, 2018
DNR invites public to attend deer open houses
Those interested in deer can talk with area wildlife managers from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at meetings scheduled across the state meant to encourage discussions about deer and deer management, enhance local relationships and foster two-way communication.
August 19, 2018 - 6:30am
July 24, 2018
Minnesota DNR unveils statewide deer management plan
ST. PAUL — Efforts to build and maintain relationships with deer hunters and the general public, reducing chronic wasting disease in wild...
July 24, 2018 - 4:03pm
July 17, 2018
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Minnesota's ruffed grouse spring drumming counts were down 29 percent statewide this year compared to last year, according to a survey conducted...
July 17, 2018 - 11:37am
July 11, 2018
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley Archery Hunts
Hunters can now apply for the regular archery deer hunts at Camp Ripley near Little Falls. The application deadline is Friday, Aug. 17. Hunters...
July 11, 2018 - 3:00am
June 30, 2018
DNR hosts open house for input on Game Refuge turkey hunting
With an increase to the wild turkey population in the area, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources hosted an open house at the Crosslake...
June 30, 2018 - 2:00am
May 19, 2018
The Last WIndrow: It was just one big lie
I've been addicted to the outdoor life since I was old enough to understand the stories told to me by my grandfather. He loved hunting and fishing, and I was in awe of his descriptions of downing a flying goose or landing a flopping carp on the muddy banks of the Floyd River. I believe...
May 19, 2018 - 7:30am
April 22, 2018
Sam Cook: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
I visited my friend Jeff Rennicke's writing studio in Bayfield years ago. It was a simple room, bare of most distractions, but on the wall above...
April 22, 2018 - 6:00am
April 18, 2018
Crow Wing County targets Potlatch timberlands to acquire
Crow Wing County Land Services is seeking to acquire privately owned timberland while divesting itself from isolated tax-forfeited, county-owned...
April 18, 2018 - 4:00am
April 15, 2018
Deer-wolf population dynamics offer fodder for debate in Minnesota
Last fall, a Bemidji-area deer hunter's video was widely circulated on Facebook among Minnesota hunters. In the video, it appeared that about...
April 15, 2018 - 8:52am
April 9, 2018
Minnesota DNR sets annual harvest goal of 200,000 deer
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Monday unveiled a new deer management plan that agency officials say will promote...
April 9, 2018 - 2:03pm
April 8, 2018
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
DULUTH — A new Minnesota deer management plan, long-awaited by many deer hunters, is due out early this week from the Minnesota Department...
April 8, 2018 - 6:20am
April 6, 2018
Stopping in the woods on a crunchy morning
The previous day's moderate thaw is history. I stride along a refrozen trail at dawn. My ice cleats, stretched over a pair of running shoes,...
April 6, 2018 - 6:32am