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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Bemidji man arrested in 5-year-old Brittany Balcer kidnapping after fatal fire
Vehicles crash near Wal-Mart parking lot
Supreme Court partly strikes down state drunken driving test refusal laws
Vikings prevail in US Bank Stadium ‘photobombing’ lawsuit
Weather service confirms Sunday's twisters: More dramatic damage, stories emerge
Coaches thank athletes, parents at year-end banquet
Golf Leagues-June 23, 2016
Patriots finish 2nd at Class AA state tournament: Pequot Lakes enjoys best finish in program history
Pequot Lakes Softball - State Tournament, First Day
Girls golf: Stone finishes fourth at state
Wade Joseph Zelinske
Lois Frieda Hambrock
Lester Lee Wilson
Vernon L. Winslow
Pets on parade in Pequot Lakes
Faces: Eileen Kulseth - Cottage Place Art School
Faith: 'Who do you say that I am?'
Cancer survivors celebrate at PR-B Area Relay for Life
Majestic artworks on display in Nisswa
MMBA Home Show
From the Lefthand Corner: Sensible side of presidential choice in 2016
Letters to Editor: Filibuster on gun control
Letter to the editor: Got conscience?
Letter to the editor: Got conscience?
Letter to the Editor: City of Pequot Lakes appreciates grant
letters to the editor
80th Birthday: Evelyn Matthies
75th Birthday: Ron Juhl
60th Wedding Anniversary: Rawleigh and Ila Tougas
85th Birthday: Norma Olsen
Engagement Announced: Andrea Jen Lemieux, to Zackry Christian Fletcher
March 16, 2016
Card Games: March 17, 2016
500 1 p.m. Tuesdays Pine River American Legion Tuesday, March 8 Leonard Blasing, 3810; Ed Kloncz, 3760; Rich Davis, 3190. Joanne Cloutier won the door prize.. Blood pressures are taken the second Tuesday of the month at the Legion. Bridge Monday, March 7 Jenkins VFW, 11 a.m. No scores...
March 16, 2016 - 1:45pm
March 11, 2016
Anti-icing performed in Crow Wing County
Ever wonder what all those multiple narrow white lines are on the roads before a snow event and what they are for? The Crow Wing County Highway Department uses many techniques for snow and ice control, including one called anti-icing.
March 11, 2016 - 12:31pm
February 23, 2016
Donate books found while spring cleaning
If you're going through your books this winter/spring, remember that we can use ones that you are trying to find a home for. We cannot take encyclopedias, textbooks, Reader's Digest condensed books or National Geographic magazines. What we do like are books that are in good condition...
February 23, 2016 - 9:10am
February 12, 2016
Clearing for new Hwy 371 four-lane road between Nisswa, Jenkins begins next week
Next week, crews will begin to clear trees along the new route for the future four-lane segment of Hwy 371 between Nisswa and Jenkins. One crew...
February 12, 2016 - 10:50am
Highway 371 expansion - Tree Clearing
Tree clearing has begun on Highway 371 north of Nisswa. For more photos, KLICK Here!
February 12, 2016 - 10:49am
February 10, 2016
Distracted teen driver pleads guilty in crash that killed two
ELK RIVER, Minn. — A Little Falls girl who was messaging while driving has pleaded guilty to two counts of criminal vehicular homicide for...
February 10, 2016 - 2:39pm
February 8, 2016
Man injured in snowmobile crash near Clamshell Lake
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reports an Eagan man was injured in a snowmobile crash that occurred at 2:41 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, near Clamshell Lake. Kevin Blake, 27, had been operating the snowmobile when it struck a large boulder as he approached the shoreline, the sheriff's...
February 8, 2016 - 3:06pm
February 5, 2016
Travel Advisory: Use caution on Highway 371 Feb. 6 during Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake
Motorists will encounter slow or stopped traffic on both directions of Highway 371 between Brainerd and Nisswa as the road is reduced to a single...
February 5, 2016 - 12:04pm
UPDATE: Pillager potential threat contained; no other suspects involved
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch confirmed Friday the potential threat to Pillager Schools that was posted on a social media website has been contained....
February 5, 2016 - 9:44am
February 2, 2016
Vehicle goes through ice on Lower Hay Lake Channel
On Feb. 1, at approx. 7:48 p.m. the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a vehicle that had gone through the ice in the channel between Lower Hay Lake and Upper Whitefish Lake in about 2 feet of water. The driver, 25 year Cory Anderson of Pequot Lakes, reported that...
February 2, 2016 - 1:44pm
Republican Cruz calls Iowa win a victory for 'conservative grass roots'
DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - Relishing his victory in the first Republican nominating contest of the U.S. presidential election, Senator Ted...
February 2, 2016 - 9:11am
February 1, 2016
Governor Dayton hospitalized after fainting at event
(Reuters) - Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton was hospitalized on Sunday after fainting during an event at a Minneapolis suburb, the governor's...
February 1, 2016 - 1:30pm
January 30, 2016
2-car crash injures teenager
At about 7:50 a.m. Friday, Brainerd Police officers were dispatched to a report of a two-car personal injury crash at the intersection of North Ninth and Grove streets. The two vehicles involved were a 2007 Toyota Camry driven by 74-year-old Florence Metzen of Nisswa, and a 1999...
January 30, 2016 - 10:34am
January 23, 2016
Pequot Lakes Library: Something new is happening Fridays at library
Every Friday morning from Feb. 5 until April 1, the Pequot Lakes Library will host a two-part activity. The first part is participation in a Crow Wing County award-winning program called A Matter of Balance from 9-11 a.m. This is a physical activity program that helps improve balance,...
January 23, 2016 - 8:00am
January 21, 2016
Where's Erma? She's online!
Did you find Erma in the "Revolution 4th in Kick, Jazz in Alexandria" story in last week's online web stories?
January 21, 2016 - 11:03am